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Fredrik Pacius

1809 - 1891

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Fredrik Pacius (Finland Swedish: [ˈfreːdrik ˈpɑːsiʉs] (listen); born Friedrich Pacius; 19 March 1809 – 8 January 1891) was a German-Finnish composer and conductor who lived most of his life in Finland. He has been called the "Father of Finnish music". Pacius was born in Hamburg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fredrik Pacius has received more than 59,256 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Fredrik Pacius is the 550th most popular composer (down from 419th in 2019), the 2,133rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,568th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Fredrik Pacius ranks 550 out of 1,216Before him are Ernst Krenek, Morton Feldman, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Sergei Lyapunov, Antonio Rosetti, and Philippe Herreweghe. After him are Carmine Coppola, Johann David Heinichen, Jonathan Larson, Arno Babajanian, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, and Pierre Henry.

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Among people born in 1809, Fredrik Pacius ranks 24Before him are Prince Charles of Hesse and by Rhine, Juan Donoso Cortés, Sebastián Iradier, Luigi Federico Menabrea, Mariano José de Larra, and Bettino Ricasoli. After him are Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust, François Certain de Canrobert, Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle, Edwin Freiherr von Manteuffel, Hannibal Hamlin, and Leopoldo O'Donnell, 1st Duke of Tetuán. Among people deceased in 1891, Fredrik Pacius ranks 40Before him are Joseph Petzval, Princess Vilhelmine Marie of Denmark, Louis Lucien Bonaparte, Théodore de Banville, N. R. Pogson, and Pedro Antonio de Alarcón. After him are Mihail Kogălniceanu, Joseph E. Johnston, Giovanni Morelli, Leon Pinsker, Prince Baudouin of Belgium, and Hannibal Hamlin.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Fredrik Pacius ranks 2,133 out of 6,142Before him are Heinrich von Treitschke (1834), Princess Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt (1723), George Dzundza (1945), Theodore of Corsica (1694), Martin Sandberger (1911), and Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905). After him are August Leskien (1840), Johann David Heinichen (1683), Eduard, Duke of Anhalt (1861), Edmund Landau (1877), Franz von Lenbach (1836), and Rudolf Lange (1910).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Fredrik Pacius ranks 82Before him are Christoph Graupner (1683), Friedrich Wieck (1785), Gershon Kingsley (1922), Johann Georg Pisendel (1687), Helmut Lachenmann (1935), and Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905). After him are Johann David Heinichen (1683), Aloysia Weber (1760), Johann Nikolaus Forkel (1749), Georg Joseph Vogler (1749), Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918), and Tielman Susato (1500).