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Georg Benda

1722 - 1795

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Georg Anton Benda (Czech: Jiří Antonín Benda; 30 June 1722 – 6 November 1795) was a composer, violinist and Kapellmeister of the classical period from the Kingdom of Bohemia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georg Benda has received more than 61,213 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Georg Benda is the 374th most popular composer (up from 375th in 2019), the 170th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 165th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Czech Composer.

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Among composers, Georg Benda ranks 374 out of 1,216Before him are Rodion Shchedrin, Hans Richter, Francesco Gasparini, Joseph Kosma, Alfredo Catalani, and Joseph Bodin de Boismortier. After him are Stephen Sondheim, Carl Heinrich Graun, Mauricio Kagel, Wojciech Kilar, Germaine Tailleferre, and Klaus Schulze.

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Among people born in 1722, Georg Benda ranks 8Before him are Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, Prince Augustus William of Prussia, Gregory Skovoroda, Jazzar Pasha, Samuel Adams, and Axel Fredrik Cronstedt. After him are Duchess Luise of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Prince George William of Hesse-Darmstadt, Pietro Nardini, Amursana, Paisius Velichkovsky, and Leopold Auenbrugger. Among people deceased in 1795, Georg Benda ranks 7Before him are Louis XVII of France, Alessandro Cagliostro, Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, François-André Danican Philidor, Sayat-Nova, and Antoine Quentin Fouquier-Tinville. After him are Carl Michael Bellman, Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, Samuel Wallis, Ahilyabai Holkar, Archduke Alexander Leopold of Austria, and Pieter Boddaert.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Georg Benda ranks 170 out of 973Before him are Vratislaus I, Duke of Bohemia (888), Josef Koudelka (1938), František Palacký (1798), Carl von Rokitansky (1804), Christoph Schönborn (1945), and Josef Čapek (1887). After him are Jan Koller (1973), Julius von Payer (1841), Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Jerzy Buzek (1940), Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary (1335), and Victor Adler (1852).

Among COMPOSERS In Czechia

Among composers born in Czechia, Georg Benda ranks 18Before him are Eduard Hanslick (1825), Julius Fučík (1872), Franz Benda (1709), Ignaz Moscheles (1794), Viktor Ullmann (1898), and Jan Ladislav Dussek (1760). After him are Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Johann Baptist Wanhal (1739), Erwin Schulhoff (1894), Pavel Haas (1899), Vítězslav Novák (1870), and Franz Xaver Richter (1709).