Franz Schalk

1863 - 1931

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Franz Schalk (27 May 1863 – 3 September 1931) was an Austrian conductor. From 1918 to 1929 he was director of the Vienna State Opera, a post he held jointly with Richard Strauss from 1919 to 1924. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Schalk has received more than 20,458 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Franz Schalk is the 9,925th most popular politician (up from 11,358th in 2019), the 588th most popular biography from Austria (up from 589th in 2019) and the 165th most popular Austrian Politician.

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Among politicians, Franz Schalk ranks 9,925 out of 15,710Before him are Ramón Franco, Magas of Cyrene, Shi Lang, Rajko Kuzmanović, Flavia Titiana, and Sneferka. After him are Ramon Magsaysay, Giuseppe Motta, Mesilim, Ahmad bin Yahya, Merhotepre Sobekhotep, and Ali Asadov.

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Among people born in 1863, Franz Schalk ranks 81Before him are Géza Gárdonyi, Ernst Gunther, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Francis Younghusband, Richard Dehmel, Princess Mathilde of Saxony, and Olha Kobylianska. After him are Eero Järnefelt, Margaret Murray, Richard F. Outcault, Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, Hans Aanrud, and Augusto B. Leguía. Among people deceased in 1931, Franz Schalk ranks 71Before him are Henri Mathias Berthelot, Viktor Dyk, Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia, Rachel Bluwstein, Louis Dollo, and Selma Rıza. After him are Buddy Bolden, Eugen Schmidt, Arnold Bennett, Alwin Berger, Dionysios Kasdaglis, and Jacques Herbrand.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Franz Schalk ranks 588 out of 1,075Before him are Conchita Wurst (1988), Joseph Weigl (1766), Otto Muehl (1925), Egon Friedell (1878), Károly Huszár (1882), and Rudolf von Alt (1812). After him are Richard Kohn (1888), Harald Ertl (1948), Gerhard Hanappi (1929), Ernst Jandl (1925), Marietta Blau (1894), and Clemens von Pirquet (1874).

Among POLITICIANS In Austria

Among politicians born in Austria, Franz Schalk ranks 165Before him are Josef Klaus (1910), Josef Krips (1902), Alexandru Vaida-Voevod (1872), Albert Apponyi (1846), Otto Erich Deutsch (1883), and Károly Huszár (1882). After him are Anton von Schmerling (1805), Alfons Gorbach (1898), Werner Faymann (1960), Viktor Klima (1947), Ottokar III of Styria (1129), and Erich von Hornbostel (1877).