Daniel Barenboim

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Daniel Barenboim (German: [ˈbaːʁənbɔʏm]; Hebrew: דניאל בארנבוים‎; born 15 November 1942) is a pianist and conductor who is a citizen of Argentina, Israel, Palestine, and Spain. The current general music director of the Berlin State Opera and the Staatskapelle Berlin, Barenboim previously served as Music Director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre de Paris and La Scala in Milan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Barenboim has received more than 1,442,481 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. Daniel Barenboim is the 4th most popular conductor (up from 5th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 15th in 2019) and the most popular Argentinean Conductor.

Daniel Barenboim is a pianist, conductor, and composer. He is most famous for his work as a conductor and his work in the field of music.

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Among conductors, Daniel Barenboim ranks 4 out of 97Before him are Herbert von Karajan, Claudio Abbado, and Arturo Toscanini. After him are Wilhelm Furtwängler, Sergiu Celibidache, Zubin Mehta, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Lorin Maazel, Bruno Walter, Karl Böhm, and Riccardo Muti.

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Among people born in 1942, Daniel Barenboim ranks 27Before him are Brian Wilson, Brian Jones, Ted Kaczynski, Giorgio Agamben, Calvin Klein, and Werner Herzog. After him are Ian McShane, Ehud Barak, Lou Reed, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, John Wayne Gacy, and José Eduardo dos Santos.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Daniel Barenboim ranks 14 out of 900Before him are Juan Manuel Fangio (1911), Astor Piazzolla (1921), Isabel Martínez de Perón (1931), Martha Argerich (1941), Jorge Rafael Videla (1925), and José de San Martín (1778). After him are Lionel Messi (1987), Omar Sívori (1935), Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (1953), Mercedes Sosa (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), and Leopoldo Galtieri (1926).

Among CONDUCTORS In Argentina

Among conductors born in Argentina, Daniel Barenboim ranks 1