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Ferdinand Hiller

1811 - 1885

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Ferdinand (von) Hiller (24 October 1811 – 11 May 1885) was a German composer, conductor, pianist, writer and music director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand Hiller has received more than 104,067 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Ferdinand Hiller is the 427th most popular composer (up from 435th in 2019), the 1,671st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,614th in 2019) and the 66th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Ferdinand Hiller ranks 427 out of 1,216Before him are Heinrich Marschner, Johann Christoph Bach, Pierre de la Rue, Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, Hans Leo Hassler, and Mykola Lysenko. After him are Charles Auguste de Bériot, Nikolai Medtner, Claudio Merulo, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe, Ichirou Mizuki, and William Walton.

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Among people born in 1811, Ferdinand Hiller ranks 23Before him are Karl Anton, Prince of Hohenzollern, Zeng Guofan, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, Jón Sigurðsson, Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, and Princess Louise Amelie of Baden. After him are Kurmanjan Datka, Jules Dupré, Infante Sebastian of Portugal and Spain, Sengge Rinchen, Ditlev Gothard Monrad, and Carlo Matteucci. Among people deceased in 1885, Ferdinand Hiller ranks 18Before him are Rosalía de Castro, Iwasaki Yatarō, Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, Moses Montefiore, and Princess Elisabeth of Prussia. After him are Zuo Zongtang, Edmond François Valentin About, Francisco Serrano, 1st Duke of la Torre, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, Gustav Nachtigal, and Louis Riel.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ferdinand Hiller ranks 1,671 out of 6,142Before him are Georg Donatus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse (1906), Hans Leo Hassler (1564), Gustav von Schmoller (1838), Lothar von Trotha (1848), Hans Hermann von Katte (1704), and Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen (1893). After him are Princess Adelheid-Marie of Anhalt-Dessau (1833), Carl Gustav Carus (1789), Josef Bühler (1904), Max Joseph von Pettenkofer (1818), Princess Sophia Dorothea of Prussia (1719), and Hans Blumenberg (1920).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Ferdinand Hiller ranks 66Before him are Johann van Beethoven (1740), Hugo Riemann (1849), Albert Lortzing (1801), Heinrich Marschner (1795), Johann Christoph Bach (1671), and Hans Leo Hassler (1564). After him are Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia (1716), Johann Ludwig Bach (1677), Johann Gottfried Walther (1684), Simon Mayr (1763), Johann Christoph Pepusch (1667), and Peter Cornelius (1824).