Fritz Reiner

1888 - 1963

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Frederick Martin "Fritz" Reiner (December 19, 1888 – November 15, 1963) was a prominent conductor of opera and symphonic music in the twentieth century. Hungarian born and trained, he emigrated to the United States in 1922, where he rose to prominence as a conductor with several orchestras. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Reiner has received more than 166,624 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Fritz Reiner is the 34th most popular conductor (up from 35th in 2019), the 201st most popular biography from Hungary (up from 212th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Conductor.

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Among conductors, Fritz Reiner ranks 34 out of 97Before him are Serge Koussevitzky, John Eliot Gardiner, Simon Rattle, Franz Danzi, James Levine, and Giuseppe Sinopoli. After him are George Szell, Leif Segerstam, Antal Doráti, John Barbirolli, Eliahu Inbal, and Charles Munch.

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Among people born in 1888, Fritz Reiner ranks 77Before him are Franz Pfeffer von Salomon, Vicki Baum, Wellington Koo, Henry A. Wallace, Prince Axel of Denmark, and Masaharu Homma. After him are Clara Campoamor, Grigori Sokolnikov, Gunichi Mikawa, Soong Ai-ling, Victor Goldschmidt, and Hans Richter. Among people deceased in 1963, Fritz Reiner ranks 54Before him are Sylvanus Olympio, Adrian Carton de Wiart, Jacobus Oud, Alexander Marinesko, Berthold, Margrave of Baden, and Herbert Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel. After him are Fridolin von Senger und Etterlin, Georg Lindemann, Jacob Gade, Ferenc Fricsay, Rikidōzan, and Garrett Morgan.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Fritz Reiner ranks 201 out of 866Before him are Margaret of Hungary (1175), András Schiff (1953), Mór Jókai (1825), Mihály Lantos (1928), Viktor Barna (1911), and György Konrád (1933). After him are George Szell (1897), László Budai (1928), Adolph Zukor (1873), Hans Swarowsky (1899), Ilona Elek (1907), and Ferenc Erkel (1810).

Among CONDUCTORS In Hungary

Among conductors born in Hungary, Fritz Reiner ranks 2Before him are Georg Solti (1912). After him are George Szell (1897), Antal Doráti (1906), and Iván Fischer (1951).