Gennady Rozhdestvensky

1931 - 2018

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Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky, CBE (Russian: Генна́дий Никола́евич Рожде́ственский; 4 May 1931 – 16 June 2018) was a Soviet and Russian conductor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gennady Rozhdestvensky has received more than 115,018 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Gennady Rozhdestvensky is the 525th most popular composer (up from 554th in 2019), the 653rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 697th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Russian Composer.

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Among composers, Gennady Rozhdestvensky ranks 525 out of 1,228Before him are Hucbald, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Manuel Ponce, Raimonds Pauls, Johann Gottfried Walther, and Princess Cecilia of Sweden. After him are Alex North, Hermann Abendroth, Stefano Landi, Nicolas Gombert, Henri Duparc, and Johann David Heinichen.

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Among people born in 1931, Gennady Rozhdestvensky ranks 127Before him are Marianne Koch, Juan Goytisolo, Magali Noël, Peter Collins, Vizma Belševica, and Lamberto Dini. After him are Jan Troell, Márta Mészáros, Neil Postman, George Maciunas, Sébastien Japrisot, and Don Walsh. Among people deceased in 2018, Gennady Rozhdestvensky ranks 105Before him are Keith O'Brien, Yoshinobu Ishii, Kim Jong-pil, Margit Sandemo, Eduard Uspensky, and Paul Andreu. After him are Nicanor Parra, Lill-Babs, Michael Halliday, Jozef Adamec, Henri Michel, and Reinhard Hardegen.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Gennady Rozhdestvensky ranks 653 out of 2,688Before him are Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia (1860), Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov (1782), Andrei Mironov (1941), Lev Pontryagin (1908), Zinaida Gippius (1869), and John of Kronstadt (1829). After him are Pavel Belyayev (1925), Sergei Skripal (1951), Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia (1896), Ivan Vinogradov (1891), Vasily Aksyonov (1932), and Sergei Sobolev (1908).

Among COMPOSERS In Russia

Among composers born in Russia, Gennady Rozhdestvensky ranks 25Before him are Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), Rodion Shchedrin (1932), Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813), Nikolai Medtner (1879), Hans Pfitzner (1869), and Vasily Kalinnikov (1866). After him are Georgy Sviridov (1915), Boris Asafyev (1884), Sergei Lyapunov (1859), Edison Denisov (1929), Tikhon Khrennikov (1913), and Alexander Gretchaninov (1864).