Hans Zimmer

1957 - Today

Hans Zimmer

Hans Florian Zimmer (German pronunciation: [ˈhans ˈfloːʁi̯aːn ˈtsɪmɐ] (listen); born 12 September 1957) is a German film score composer and record producer. Zimmer's works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. Since the 1980s, he has composed music for over 150 films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Zimmer has received more than 7,709,821 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 108th most popular composer.

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  • 70

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  • 8.14

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  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Hans Zimmer ranks 108 out of 1,008Before him are Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, Heinrich Schütz, Giacomo Meyerbeer, César Cui, Arthur Honegger, and Jules Massenet. After him are Giulio Caccini, Joaquín Rodrigo, Francis Poulenc, Guillaume Du Fay, Alma Mahler, and Francisco Tárrega.

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Among people born in 1957, Hans Zimmer ranks 3Before him are Osama bin Laden and Hamid Karzai. After him are Dolph Lundgren, Donald Tusk, Michael Clarke Duncan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sid Vicious, Melanie Griffith, Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Christopher Lambert, and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Zimmer ranks 321 out of 3,763Before him are Arno Allan Penzias (1933), Hans Holbein the Younger (1497), Ferdinand I of Romania (1865), Peter Behrens (1868), Christian V of Denmark (1646), and Rudolf Carnap (1891). After him are Emil Nolde (1867), Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850), Franz Halder (1884), Regiomontanus (1436), Robert Bosch (1861), and Helmut Schmidt (1918).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Hans Zimmer ranks 21Before him are Johann Pachelbel (1653), Johann Christian Bach (1735), Paul Hindemith (1895), Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710), Heinrich Schütz (1585), and Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791). After him are Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928), Max Bruch (1838), Kurt Weill (1900), Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach (1732), Johann Ambrosius Bach (1645), and Johann Adolph Hasse (1699).

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