George Bruns

1914 - 1983

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George Edward Bruns (July 3, 1914 – May 23, 1983) was an American composer of music for film and television. His accolades include four Academy Award nominations, and three Grammy Award nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Bruns has received more than 214,141 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. George Bruns is the 1,131st most popular composer, the 8,310th most popular biography from United States and the 91st most popular American Composer.

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  • 210k

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  • 56.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, George Bruns ranks 1,131 out of 1,228Before him are Rachel Portman, Pascal Dusapin, R. D. Burman, Christopher Young, Hamilton Harty, and Vicente Amigo. After him are Victor Herbert, Virgil Thomson, Joseph Lamb, Sanja Ilić, Mark Mancina, and Brian Tyler.

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Among people born in 1914, George Bruns ranks 288Before him are Joe Mercer, Bruce M. Metzger, BP Koirala, Kaisa Parviainen, Sylvi Saimo, and David Carstens. After him are Josef Peters, Mark Kac, Edgar Reinhardt, Mustafa Mansour, Sarla Thakral, and Thomas Watson Jr.. Among people deceased in 1983, George Bruns ranks 192Before him are Christopher George, Momčilo Đokić, Slim Pickens, Claude Papi, Lutz Eigendorf, and Constantino Urbieta Sosa. After him are Sabin Carr, Merle Travis, Margaret Oakley Dayhoff, André Chamson, Derek J. de Solla Price, and Eubie Blake.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Bruns ranks 8,310 out of 15,968Before him are Barbara Jones (1937), Kirk Cameron (1970), Rose Marie (1923), Megan Mullally (1958), Paul Winter (1939), and Tracy Austin (1962). After him are Frances Dee (1909), James Moody (1925), Ken Henry (1929), Sammy Cahn (1913), Morgan Taylor (1903), and Marc Vann (1954).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, George Bruns ranks 91Before him are John Debney (1956), John Kander (1927), H. C. Robbins Landon (1926), Earl Scruggs (1924), Charles Tomlinson Griffes (1884), and Christopher Young (1958). After him are Virgil Thomson (1896), Joseph Lamb (1887), Mark Mancina (1957), Brian Tyler (1972), Roy Harris (1898), and Raymond Scott (1908).