Henryk Szeryng

1918 - 1988

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henryk Szeryng has received more than 118,952 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Henryk Szeryng is the 236th most popular musician (up from 273rd in 2019), the 237th most popular biography from Poland (up from 262nd in 2019) and the 4th 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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Among musicians, Henryk Szeryng ranks 236 out of 2,675Before him are Duff McKagan, Gidon Kremer, Ginger Baker, Paul Stanley, Narciso Yepes, and Steve Harris. After him are Marilyn Manson, John Mayall, Alfred Brendel, Roger Daltrey, Abdel Halim Hafez, and Franz Berwald.

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Among people born in 1918, Henryk Szeryng ranks 58Before him are Sam Walton, Rosemary Kennedy, Pavlik Morozov, Fanny Blankers-Koen, João Goulart, and Oscar Luigi Scalfaro. After him are Edward A. Murphy Jr., François Tombalbaye, Betty Ford, Borys Paton, Derek Barton, and Arthur Kornberg. Among people deceased in 1988, Henryk Szeryng ranks 34Before him are André Frédéric Cournand, Muzafer Sherif, Valerie Solanas, Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, Franz Josef Strauss, and Raj Kapoor. After him are Hermann Graf, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Christina Onassis, Farida of Egypt, Richard S. Castellano, and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Henryk Szeryng ranks 237 out of 1,231Before him are Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus (1651), Casimir I the Restorer (1016), Hans Modrow (1928), Otto Mueller (1874), Georg Forster (1754), and Klaus von Klitzing (1943). After him are Victor Klemperer (1881), Agnieszka Holland (1948), Jerzy Skolimowski (1938), Julia, Princess of Battenberg (1825), Ignacy Mościcki (1867), and Udo Lattek (1935).

Among MUSICIANS In Poland

Among musicians born in Poland, Henryk Szeryng ranks 4Before him are Władysław Szpilman (1911), Arthur Rubinstein (1887), and Henryk Wieniawski (1835). After him are Wanda Landowska (1879), Artur Schnabel (1882), Theodor Leschetizky (1830), Bronisław Huberman (1882), Krystian Zimerman (1956), Christoph Eschenbach (1940), Josef Hofmann (1876), and Ewa Demarczyk (1941).