Henry Litolff

1818 - 1891

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Henry Charles Litolff (7 August 1818 – 5 August 1891) was a British virtuoso pianist, composer of Romantic music, and music publisher. A prolific composer, he is today known mainly for a single brief work – the scherzo from his Concerto Symphonique No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Litolff has received more than 66,400 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry Litolff is the 1,234th most popular musician (down from 1,208th in 2019), the 3,300th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,188th in 2019) and the 201st most popular Musician.

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Among musicians, Henry Litolff ranks 1,234 out of 2,662Before him are Trent Reznor, Tony Kaye, William Primrose, Tim Hardin, Zoot Sims, and Arthur De Greef. After him are Joe Sample, Charlie Byrd, Blind Willie McTell, Ivan Král, Jenő Jandó, and Jaromír Nohavica.

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Among people born in 1818, Henry Litolff ranks 74Before him are Ludwig Traube, Thomas Francis Wade, Carl Remigius Fresenius, Alexander Dreyschock, Johan Lange, and Lucy Stone. After him are Mary Elizabeth Barber, Heinrich Zollinger, Ole Jacob Broch, Élie-Abel Carrière, José María Castro Madriz, and Dimitrie Brătianu. Among people deceased in 1891, Henry Litolff ranks 78Before him are Karl Maximovich, George Washington Williams, Ahmed Vefik Pasha, Jean Stas, Laza Lazarević, and Carl Johan Thyselius. After him are Sarah Childress Polk, Joseph Leidy, Nikolay Ilminsky, Lajos Haynald, Constantine Paparrigopoulos, and Anton Heinrich Springer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Henry Litolff ranks 3,300 out of 7,765Before him are Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Sax Rohmer (1883), Henry Salt (1780), Mark Hughes (1963), Peter Cook (1936), and Tyson Fury (1988). After him are W. J. Coffee (1774), David Jason (1940), Ron Moody (1924), Murray Walker (1923), Eric Sykes (1923), and Peter Scott (1909).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Henry Litolff ranks 201Before him are Jimmie Nicol (1939), Spike Edney (1951), Mick Jones (1955), Elton Dean (1945), Tony Kaye (1945), and William Primrose (1904). After him are Andy Bown (1946), Andrew Loog Oldham (1944), Richard Palmer-James (1947), Jon Hiseman (1944), Leslie Bricusse (1931), and Clifford Curzon (1907).