Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert (German: [ˈfʁant͡s ˈpeːtɐ ˈʃuːbɐt]; 31 January 1797 – 19 November 1828) was an Austrian composer of the late Classical and early Romantic eras. Despite his short lifetime, Schubert left behind a vast oeuvre, including more than 600 secular vocal works (mainly lieder), seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music and a large body of piano and chamber music. His major works include the Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667 (Trout Quintet), the Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Schubert has received more than 3,032,617 page views. His biography is available in 122 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Franz Schubert ranks 10 out of 1,008Before him are Frédéric Chopin, Antonio Vivaldi, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Wagner, and Joseph Haydn. After him are George Frideric Handel, Gustav Mahler, Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, Giacomo Puccini, and Edvard Grieg.

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Among people born in 1797, Franz Schubert ranks 1After him are Heinrich Heine, William I, German Emperor, Mary Shelley, Gaetano Donizetti, Adolphe Thiers, Hiroshige, Shamil, 3rd Imam of Dagestan, Joseph Henry, Ghalib, Charles Lyell, and Alfred de Vigny. Among people deceased in 1828, Franz Schubert ranks 1After him are Francisco Goya, Shaka, Maria Feodorovna, Victor of Aveyron, Carl Peter Thunberg, Franz Joseph Gall, William Hyde Wollaston, Kobayashi Issa, Jean-Antoine Houdon, Alexander Ypsilantis, and Karl August, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Franz Schubert ranks 4 out of 799Before him are Adolf Hitler (1889), Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756), and Joseph Haydn (1732). After him are Maria Theresa (1717), Marie Antoinette (1755), Franz Joseph I of Austria (1830), Franz Liszt (1811), Gustav Klimt (1862), Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889), Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (1459), and Stefan Zweig (1881).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Franz Schubert ranks 3Before him are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756) and Joseph Haydn (1732). After him are Johann Strauss II (1825), Johann Strauss I (1804), Anton Bruckner (1824), Arnold Schoenberg (1874), Anton Webern (1883), Alban Berg (1885), Carl Czerny (1791), Alma Mahler (1879), and Josef Strauss (1827).

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