Daniel Auber

1782 - 1871

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Daniel-François-Esprit Auber (French: [danjɛl fʁɑ̃swa ɛspʁi obɛːʁ]; 29 January 1782 – 12 May 1871) was a French composer and director of the Paris Conservatoire. Born into an artistic family, Auber was at first an amateur composer before he took up writing operas professionally when the family's fortunes failed in 1820. He soon established a professional partnership with the librettist Eugène Scribe that lasted for 41 years and produced 39 operas, most of them commercial and critical successes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Auber has received more than 155,067 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Daniel Auber is the 132nd most popular composer (up from 134th in 2019), the 542nd most popular biography from France (up from 574th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular French Composer.

Daniel Auber is most famous for composing the opera "La Traviata" in 1853.

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Among composers, Daniel Auber ranks 132 out of 1,228Before him are Anton Rubinstein, Pierre Boulez, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Carl Nielsen, Max Bruch, and Gregorio Allegri. After him are Maurice Jarre, Paul Dukas, Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, Émile Jaques-Dalcroze, Heitor Villa-Lobos, and Manuel de Falla.

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Among people born in 1782, Daniel Auber ranks 5Before him are Martin Van Buren, Niccolò Paganini, Friedrich Fröbel, and Daoguang Emperor. After him are Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily, Caroline Bonaparte, Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais, William Miller, Ivan Paskevich, John Field, and Archduke John of Austria. Among people deceased in 1871, Daniel Auber ranks 4Before him are Charles Babbage, Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan, and John Herschel. After him are Augustus De Morgan, Michael Thonet, Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Louise of the Netherlands, Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, Omar Pasha, Wilhelm Weitling, and Wilhelm von Tegetthoff.

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In France

Among people born in France, Daniel Auber ranks 542 out of 5,234Before him are François Arago (1786), Joseph Black (1728), Louis Aragon (1897), Niki de Saint Phalle (1930), Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France (1781), and Louis, Prince of Condé (1530). After him are Eugène Boudin (1824), Gérard de Nerval (1808), Brigitte Macron (1953), Anaïs Nin (1903), Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy (1383), and Adrien-Marie Legendre (1752).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Daniel Auber ranks 22Before him are Olivier Messiaen (1908), Léo Delibes (1836), Francis Poulenc (1899), Arthur Honegger (1892), Pérotin (1160), and Pierre Boulez (1925). After him are Maurice Jarre (1924), Paul Dukas (1865), Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760), Darius Milhaud (1892), Léonin (1135), and Michel Legrand (1932).