Charles Dutoit

1936 - Today

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Charles Édouard Dutoit (born 7 October 1936) is a Swiss conductor. He is currently the principal guest conductor for the Saint Petersburg Philharmonia and co-director of the MISA Festival in Shanghai. In 2017, he became the 103rd recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Dutoit has received more than 285,247 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Charles Dutoit is the 30th most popular conductor (down from 22nd in 2019), the 168th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 148th in 2019) and the most popular Swiss Conductor.

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  • 290k

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  • 66.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among conductors, Charles Dutoit ranks 30 out of 97Before him are Leopold Stokowski, George Szell, Serge Koussevitzky, Franz Danzi, Hans Knappertsbusch, and Eugen Jochum. After him are John Eliot Gardiner, Simon Rattle, James Levine, Colin Davis, Fritz Reiner, and Giuseppe Sinopoli.

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Among people born in 1936, Charles Dutoit ranks 120Before him are Solomon Burke, James Mirrlees, Jannis Kounellis, Koji Sasaki, Aleida March, and A. B. Yehoshua. After him are Frances Shand Kydd, J. Michael Bishop, Ken Mattingly, Andrew Grove, Costas Simitis, and Glenda Jackson.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Charles Dutoit ranks 168 out of 749Before him are Walter H. Schottky (1886), Adrian Frutiger (1928), Denis de Rougemont (1906), Adolphe Appia (1862), Robert Frank (1924), and Charles Bally (1865). After him are Jaime, Duke of Madrid (1870), Peter Sauber (1943), Edwin Fischer (1886), Margareta of Romania (1949), Hans Martin Sutermeister (1907), and Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac (1817).

Among CONDUCTORS In Switzerland

Among conductors born in Switzerland, Charles Dutoit ranks 1