Franz Schmidt

1874 - 1939

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Franz Schmidt, also Ferenc Schmidt (22 December 1874 – 11 February 1939) was an Austro-Hungarian composer, cellist and pianist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Schmidt has received more than 162,967 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Franz Schmidt is the 566th most popular composer (up from 570th in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from Slovakia (up from 65th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Slovak Composer.

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Among composers, Franz Schmidt ranks 566 out of 1,228Before him are François Devienne, Charles Lecocq, Alexandre Desplat, Franz Lachner, Jacob van Eyck, and Aloysia Weber. After him are Jean-Féry Rebel, John Bull, Ferenc Erkel, Riccardo Drigo, Karel Svoboda, and Chevalier de Saint-Georges.

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Among people born in 1874, Franz Schmidt ranks 68Before him are Elsa Beskow, Huang Xing, William Lyon Mackenzie King, Carl Schlechter, William Foulke, and Gustave Whitehead. After him are Ernest Duchesne, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, René-Louis Baire, Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Fred Niblo, and Archduke Peter Ferdinand of Austria. Among people deceased in 1939, Franz Schmidt ranks 54Before him are Louis Trousselier, Louis Wain, Harvey Cushing, Oscar Milosz, Havelock Ellis, and Yevgeny Miller. After him are Konstantin Korovin, Johann Strauss III, Xu Shichang, Edvard Westermarck, S. S. Van Dine, and Bronisława Dłuska.

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In Slovakia

Among people born in Slovakia, Franz Schmidt ranks 57 out of 298Before him are Jozef Tomko (1924), Jan Kupecký (1667), Barbara Zápolya (1495), Jozef Adamec (1942), Johann Andreas Segner (1704), and Andrej Kiska (1963). After him are Robert Fico (1964), Stefan Vojislav (990), Alexander Mach (1902), Štefan Tiso (1897), Ányos Jedlik (1800), and Bálint Balassi (1554).

Among COMPOSERS In Slovakia

Among composers born in Slovakia, Franz Schmidt ranks 3Before him are Franz Lehár (1870) and Ernst von Dohnányi (1877). After him are Ján Cikker (1911) and Alexander Moyzes (1906).