David Raksin

1912 - 2004

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David Raksin (August 4, 1912 – August 9, 2004) was an American composer who was noted for his work in film and television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Raksin has received more than 130,867 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. David Raksin is the 1,106th most popular composer, the 7,392nd most popular biography from United States and the 82nd most popular American Composer.

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  • 130k

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  • 57.23

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, David Raksin ranks 1,106 out of 1,228Before him are Valeri Brainin, Harry Warren, Adolph Deutsch, William Sterndale Bennett, Masaaki Suzuki, and Gavin Bryars. After him are Spike Jones, Junkie XL, David Arnold, Howard Hanson, John Debney, and John Kander.

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Among people born in 1912, David Raksin ranks 272Before him are Francesc Xavier Bultó, Øivind Holmsen, Richard Doll, Nina Andrycz, Ruby Payne-Scott, and Erwin Bauer. After him are Héctor Socorro, Barry Sullivan, Bill Miller, Jadwiga Wajs, Camilo Ponce Enríquez, and Cliff Bastin. Among people deceased in 2004, David Raksin ranks 214Before him are Mildred McDaniel, Heinrich Mark, Jan Sterling, Yordan Radichkov, Shirley Strickland, and Mochtar Lubis. After him are Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy, Skeeter Davis, Guinn Smith, José Luis Cuciuffo, Mikheil Korkia, and Bill Nicholson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Raksin ranks 7,392 out of 15,968Before him are Joan Van Ark (1943), Curtis T. McMullen (1958), Robert Earl Jones (1910), Ashlynn Brooke (1985), Henry J. Kaiser (1882), and Frank Tashlin (1913). After him are Lonnie Johnson (1899), Paul Heyman (1965), Dan Duryea (1907), Daniella Alonso (1978), George Herriman (1880), and Walter Winchell (1897).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, David Raksin ranks 82Before him are Leonard Slatkin (1944), Kevin MacLeod (1972), William Schuman (1910), Marco Beltrami (1966), Brad Fiedel (1951), and Harry Warren (1893). After him are Spike Jones (1911), Howard Hanson (1896), John Debney (1956), John Kander (1927), H. C. Robbins Landon (1926), and Earl Scruggs (1924).