Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt (German: [ˈlɪst]; Hungarian: Liszt Ferencz, in modern usage Liszt Ferenc [ˈlist ˈfɛrɛnt͡s]; 22 October 1811 – 31 July 1886) was a Hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, music teacher, arranger, and organist of the Romantic era. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest pianists of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Liszt has received more than 3,225,150 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3rd most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 82.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Franz Liszts by language


Among musicians, Franz Liszt ranks 3 out of 2,258Before him are Bob Marley and Freddie Mercury. After him are John Lennon, Niccolò Paganini, Michael Jackson, Bob Dylan, Madonna, Jimi Hendrix, Louis Armstrong, Paul McCartney, and Leonard Cohen.

Most Popular Musicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1811, Franz Liszt ranks 1After him are Napoleon II, Évariste Galois, Robert Bunsen, Théophile Gautier, Maximilian II of Bavaria, Urbain Le Verrier, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Isaac Singer, William Makepeace Thackeray, Louis Blanc, and Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Among people deceased in 1886, Franz Liszt ranks 1After him are Ludwig II of Bavaria, Emily Dickinson, Leopold von Ranke, Ramakrishna, Chester A. Arthur, Amilcare Ponchielli, John Deere, Alexander Ostrovsky, Alexander Butlerov, Ilya Ulyanov, and Lydia Koidula.

Others Born in 1811

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1886

Go to all Rankings

In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Franz Liszt ranks 8 out of 799Before him are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756), Joseph Haydn (1732), Franz Schubert (1797), Maria Theresa (1717), Marie Antoinette (1755), and Franz Joseph I of Austria (1830). After him are Gustav Klimt (1862), Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889), Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (1459), Stefan Zweig (1881), Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria (1863), and Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947).

Among MUSICIANS In Austria

Among musicians born in Austria, Franz Liszt ranks 1After him are Maria Anna Mozart (1751), Baroness Mary Vetsera (1871), Fritz Kreisler (1875), Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644), Karl Thomas Mozart (1784), Anton Diabelli (1781), Joseph Joachim (1831), Paul Wittgenstein (1887), Friedrich Gulda (1930), Joe Zawinul (1932), and Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759).

Musicians Born in Austria

Go to all Rankings