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Hans Leo Hassler

1564 - 1612

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Hans Leo Hassler (in German, Hans Leo Haßler) (baptized 26 October 1564 – 8 June 1612) was a German composer and organist of the late Renaissance and early Baroque eras, elder brother of less known composer Jakob Hassler. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Leo Hassler has received more than 108,266 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Hans Leo Hassler is the 423rd most popular composer (down from 355th in 2019), the 1,666th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,348th in 2019) and the 64th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Hans Leo Hassler ranks 423 out of 1,216Before him are Albert Lortzing, Princess Cecilia of Sweden, Heinrich Marschner, Johann Christoph Bach, Pierre de la Rue, and Louis-Nicolas Clérambault. After him are Mykola Lysenko, Ferdinand Hiller, Charles Auguste de Bériot, Nikolai Medtner, Claudio Merulo, and Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe.

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Among people born in 1564, Hans Leo Hassler ranks 10Before him are Christopher Marlowe, William Adams, Paulo Miki, David Fabricius, Ahmad Sirhindi, and Francisco Pacheco. After him are Henry Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Joos de Momper, Margherita Gonzaga, Duchess of Ferrara, Federico Borromeo, John Casimir, Duke of Saxe-Coburg, and Ernest II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg. Among people deceased in 1612, Hans Leo Hassler ranks 13Before him are Federico Barocci, Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales, Karin Månsdotter, Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, and Jodocus Hondius. After him are Piotr Skarga, John Smyth, Nicholas Rémy, False Dmitry III, Giovanni Battista Guarini, and Leonardo Donato.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Leo Hassler ranks 1,666 out of 6,142Before him are Maria Margaretha Kirch (1670), Duke Anthony Ulrich of Brunswick (1714), Philip Johan von Strahlenberg (1676), Ernst Neufert (1900), Andreas Libavius (1555), and Georg Donatus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse (1906). After him are Gustav von Schmoller (1838), Lothar von Trotha (1848), Hans Hermann von Katte (1704), Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen (1893), Ferdinand Hiller (1811), and Princess Adelheid-Marie of Anhalt-Dessau (1833).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Hans Leo Hassler ranks 64Before him are Wolfgang Wagner (1919), Johann van Beethoven (1740), Hugo Riemann (1849), Albert Lortzing (1801), Heinrich Marschner (1795), and Johann Christoph Bach (1671). After him are Ferdinand Hiller (1811), Johann Ludwig Bach (1677), Johann Gottfried Walther (1684), Simon Mayr (1763), Johann Christoph Pepusch (1667), and Peter Cornelius (1824).