Henryk Szeryng

1918 - 1988

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Henryk Bolesław Szeryng (usually pronounced HEN-r-ik SHEH-r-in-g) (22 September 1918 – 3 March 1988) was a Polish-Mexican violinist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henryk Szeryng has received more than 164,417 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Henryk Szeryng is the 258th most popular musician (down from 250th in 2019), the 266th most popular biography from Poland (down from 246th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Polish Musician.

Henryk Szeryng is most famous for his performances on the violin. He is a virtuoso and a soloist.

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  • 60.15

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.98

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  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Henryk Szeryng has had the most page views in the with 19,023 views, followed by Japanese (7,848), and German (4,769). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (79.17%), Min Nan (67.57%), and Simple English (64.41%)


Among musicians, Henryk Szeryng ranks 258 out of 3,175Before him are Peter Tosh, Beck, Wanda Landowska, Chico Buarque, Bob Klose, and Toots Thielemans. After him are Karl Jenkins, Heinrich Neuhaus, Paul Stanley, Steve Harris, Billy Idol, and Eddie Van Halen.

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Among people born in 1918, Henryk Szeryng ranks 63Before him are Anna Mani, François Tombalbaye, E. Howard Hunt, Lila Kedrova, Derek Barton, and Sam Walton. After him are W. Eugene Smith, Gabriel Axel, Kakuei Tanaka, Edwin G. Krebs, Takashi Kasahara, and Robert Aldrich. Among people deceased in 1988, Henryk Szeryng ranks 37Before him are Christina Onassis, Farida of Egypt, Giuseppe Saragat, Franz Josef Strauss, Hermann Graf, and Jean-Michel Basquiat. After him are Hans Urs von Balthasar, Ana Aslan, Willem Drees, Chico Mendes, Muzafer Sherif, and Trường Chinh.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Henryk Szeryng ranks 266 out of 1,694Before him are Franz Mehring (1846), Kazimierz Deyna (1947), Wanda Landowska (1879), Magnus Hirschfeld (1868), Konstanty Kalinowski (1838), and Gunderic (379). After him are Hugo Münsterberg (1863), Robert Wiene (1873), Jan Kochanowski (1530), Hans Kammler (1901), Hans-Jürgen Stumpff (1889), and Victor Klemperer (1881).

Among MUSICIANS In Poland

Among musicians born in Poland, Henryk Szeryng ranks 5Before him are Władysław Szpilman (1911), Arthur Rubinstein (1887), Henryk Wieniawski (1835), and Wanda Landowska (1879). After him are Artur Schnabel (1882), Krystian Zimerman (1956), Theodor Leschetizky (1830), Josef Hofmann (1876), Christoph Eschenbach (1940), Bronisław Huberman (1882), and Julian Fontana (1810).