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Henri Herz

1803 - 1888

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Henri Herz (6 January 1803 – 5 January 1888) was a virtuoso pianist, composer and piano manufacturer, Austrian by birth and French by nationality and domicile. He was a professor in the Paris Conservatoire for more than thirty years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Herz has received more than 78,310 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Henri Herz is the 491st most popular musician (up from 617th in 2019), the 469th most popular biography from Austria (up from 527th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Austrian Musician.

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Among musicians, Henri Herz ranks 491 out of 2,662Before him are Rick Davies, Clifford Brown, Tito Puente, Billy Cobham, Carlos Puebla, and Randy Rhoads. After him are Varg Vikernes, Ralf Hütter, Ton Koopman, Joan Jett, Lionel Hampton, and Mikkey Dee.

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Among people born in 1803, Henri Herz ranks 29Before him are Henry Darcy, John Sutter, Friedrich von Amerling, Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, Heinrich Daniel Ruhmkorff, and Robert Stephenson. After him are Muhammad IV of Morocco, Jacques Charles François Sturm, Alexander Georg von Bunge, Karl Gützlaff, Edgar Quinet, and Alexander von Nordmann. Among people deceased in 1888, Henri Herz ranks 34Before him are Princess Marie Amelie of Baden, Princess Helena of Nassau, Charles Cros, Philip Sheridan, Dora d'Istria, and Jean-Marie Guyau. After him are Auguste Maquet, Ludvig Nobel, Eugène Marin Labiche, Gustave Boulanger, Matthew Arnold, and Vsevolod Garshin.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Henri Herz ranks 469 out of 1,237Before him are Hermann Gmeiner (1919), Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria (1827), Petar Brzica (1917), Ernst Krenek (1900), Toto Wolff (1972), and Karl Schäfer (1909). After him are Archduchess Isabella Clara of Austria (1629), Ivan Šubašić (1892), Anton Graf von Arco auf Valley (1897), Johann Heinrich Schmelzer (1620), Franz Binder (1911), and Aurel Vlaicu (1882).

Among MUSICIANS In Austria

Among musicians born in Austria, Henri Herz ranks 14Before him are Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759), Joe Zawinul (1932), Paul Wittgenstein (1887), Friedrich Gulda (1930), Willi Boskovsky (1909), and Paul Badura-Skoda (1927). After him are Anton Karas (1906), Jörg Demus (1928), Ingrid Haebler (1926), Ignaz von Seyfried (1776), Parov Stelar (1974), and Joseph Woelfl (1773).