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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 178,989 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Daniel Auber is the 144th most popular composer (down from 132nd in 2019), the 640th most popular biography from France (down from 541st in 2019) and the 26th 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 144 out of 1,216Before him are Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, Michel Legrand, Léonin, Fanny Mendelssohn, Tomás Luis de Victoria, and Gregorio Allegri. After him are Henry Mancini, Kurt Weill, Darius Milhaud, Philip Glass, George Enescu, and Enrique Granados.

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Among people born in 1782, Daniel Auber ranks 7Before him are Martin Van Buren, Niccolò Paganini, Friedrich Fröbel, Daoguang Emperor, Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily, and Caroline Bonaparte. After him are John Field, Ivan Paskevich, Archduke John of Austria, Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais, Maria Luisa, Duchess of Lucca, and Vicente Guerrero. Among people deceased in 1871, Daniel Auber ranks 5Before him are Charles Babbage, Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan, John Herschel, and Augustus De Morgan. After him are Michael Thonet, Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Louise of the Netherlands, Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, Omar Pasha, Wilhelm von Tegetthoff, and Sigismond Thalberg.

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In France

Among people born in France, Daniel Auber ranks 640 out of 6,011Before him are Suzanne Valadon (1865), Élisabeth of France (1764), Jean Parisot de Valette (1494), Albert Fert (1938), Alfred Jarry (1873), and Alain Resnais (1922). After him are Paul Broca (1824), Siméon Denis Poisson (1781), Éliphas Lévi (1810), Jean Jaurès (1859), Clotilde (475), and Lazare Carnot (1753).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Daniel Auber ranks 26Before him are Pérotin (1160), Paul Dukas (1865), Maurice Jarre (1924), Pierre Boulez (1925), Michel Legrand (1932), and Léonin (1135). After him are Darius Milhaud (1892), Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760), Édouard Lalo (1823), Marin Marais (1656), Pauline Viardot (1821), and Philippe de Vitry (1291).