Heinrich Marschner

1795 - 1861

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Heinrich August Marschner (16 August 1795 – 14 December 1861) was a German composer best known for his operas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Marschner has received more than 107,047 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Heinrich Marschner is the 435th most popular composer (down from 421st in 2019), the 1,733rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,640th in 2019) and the 64th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Heinrich Marschner ranks 435 out of 1,451Before him are Johannes Tinctoris, Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia, Hans Werner Henze, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Joseph Kosma, and Louis Durey. After him are Federico Mompou, Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco, Bruno Maderna, Karl Goldmark, Bill Conti, and Paolo Tosti.

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Among people born in 1795, Heinrich Marschner ranks 21Before him are Gabriel Lamé, Saverio Mercadante, Friedlieb Ferdinand Runge, Hadji Murad, Johns Hopkins, and Anselme Payen. After him are Vincent Pallotti, James Barry, Augustin Thierry, Prince Karl Theodor of Bavaria, Maria Schicklgruber, and Peter Andreas Hansen. Among people deceased in 1861, Heinrich Marschner ranks 22Before him are Ranavalona I, Lars Levi Laestadius, Henri Murger, Teréz Brunszvik, Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska, and Infante Carlos, Count of Montemolin. After him are Jonas Furrer, Henri Mouhot, Henry Gray, Nikolay Dobrolyubov, Aleksey Petrovich Yermolov, and Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Marschner ranks 1,733 out of 7,253Before him are Dieter Rams (1932), Jochen Mass (1946), Gustav von Schmoller (1838), Cerdic of Wessex (467), Albrecht, Duke of Bavaria (1905), and Richenza of Northeim (1087). After him are Ludwig Börne (1786), Margaret Sambiria (1230), Andreas Osiander (1498), Marco Reus (1989), Leopold Gmelin (1788), and Friedrich Wilhelm Freiherr von Bülow (1755).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Heinrich Marschner ranks 64Before him are Nicolaus Bruhns (1665), Carl Loewe (1796), Alfred Einstein (1880), Ferdinand Ries (1784), Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia (1716), and Hans Werner Henze (1926). After him are Friedrich von Flotow (1812), Ferdinand Hiller (1811), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Johann Ludwig Bach (1677), Christoph Graupner (1683), and Johann Gottfried Walther (1684).