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Ferdinand David

1810 - 1873

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Ferdinand Ernst Victor Carl David (German: [ˈdaːvɪt]; 19 June 1810 – 18 July 1873) was a German virtuoso violinist and composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand David has received more than 6,101 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ferdinand David is the 671st most popular composer (down from 615th in 2019), the 2,497th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,015th in 2019) and the 107th most popular German Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Ferdinand David ranks 671 out of 1,228Before him are Niccolò Antonio Zingarelli, Johann Ludwig Krebs, Antonio Maria Abbatini, Veljo Tormis, André Messager, and Pierre Attaingnant. After him are Michel Blavet, Valentyn Sylvestrov, Maxim Berezovsky, Ernst Toch, Temistocle Solera, and Jean-Joseph de Mondonville.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1810, Ferdinand David ranks 41Before him are Karel Hynek Mácha, Christen Købke, Pierre Edmond Boissier, Norbert Burgmüller, Peter Andreas Munch, and Wilhelm Marstrand. After him are Julian Fontana, Stanko Vraz, George Robert Waterhouse, Abraham Geiger, Alexandre Calame, and L. L. Langstroth. Among people deceased in 1873, Ferdinand David ranks 32Before him are Prince August, Duke of Dalarna, Rifa'a al-Tahtawi, Adam Sedgwick, Urbano Rattazzi, Francis Garnier, and Wilhelm Marstrand. After him are Hermann Hankel, Michael Madhusudan Dutt, Georg Amadeus Carl Friedrich Naumann, Christopher Hansteen, Paweł Strzelecki, and Giovanni Battista Donati.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ferdinand David ranks 2,497 out of 5,289Before him are Eberhard August Wilhelm von Zimmermann (1743), Konrad von Jungingen (1355), Prince Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1792), Robert Enke (1977), Ludwig Rellstab (1799), and Hermann Tilke (1954). After him are Wilhelm Leibl (1844), Henry Koster (1905), Marco Reus (1989), Christian Ludwig II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1683), Ludwig Adolf Wilhelm von Lützow (1782), and Joanna Sophia of Bavaria (1373).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Ferdinand David ranks 107Before him are Max Richter (1966), Hermann Levi (1839), Georg Joseph Vogler (1749), Adolf von Henselt (1814), Johann Melchior Molter (1696), and Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713). After him are Johann Walter (1496), Matthias Weckmann (1619), Christian Cannabich (1731), Johann Krieger (1651), Johann Caspar Kerll (1627), and Franz Anton Hoffmeister (1754).