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Ion Ivanovici

1845 - 1902

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Ion Ivanovici (Serbian Cyrillic: Јован Ивановић) (alternatively: Jovan Ivanović, Iosif Ivanovici, Josef Ivanovich) (1845 – 28 September [O.S. 16 September] 1902) was a Romanian military band conductor and composer of Banat Serbian origin, best remembered today for his waltz Waves of the Danube. Ivanovici was born in Timișoara, Austrian Empire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ion Ivanovici has received more than 77,684 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Ion Ivanovici is the 241st most popular composer (down from 238th in 2019), the 60th most popular biography from Romania (down from 58th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Romanian Composer.

Ion Iovanovici is most famous for his work in the field of mathematics. He is credited with developing the Iovanovici's theorem which states that any finite set of points in the plane can be connected to any other point by a sequence of straight line segments, curves, or circles.

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Among composers, Ion Ivanovici ranks 241 out of 1,216Before him are Niels Gade, Giacomo Carissimi, Henryk Górecki, Francesco Geminiani, Luigi Nono, and Emmanuel Chabrier. After him are Ryuichi Sakamoto, Carl Stamitz, Fromental Halévy, Anton Arensky, Thomas Tallis, and Johann Christoph Bach.

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Among people born in 1845, Ion Ivanovici ranks 19Before him are Abai Qunanbaiuly, Paul Vidal de La Blache, Edmond James de Rothschild, Nikola Pašić, George Darwin, and Princess Marie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. After him are Ahmet Tevfik Pasha, Gustaf de Laval, Princess Sophie of Saxony, José Maria de Eça de Queirós, Infanta Antónia of Portugal, and Laura Marx. Among people deceased in 1902, Ion Ivanovici ranks 13Before him are Marie Henriette of Austria, Samuel Butler, James Tissot, Richard von Krafft-Ebing, Francis, Duke of Cádiz, and Victor D'Hondt. After him are Albert of Saxony, Archduchess Margarete Sophie of Austria, Henryk Siemiradzki, Albert Bierstadt, John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton, and Masaoka Shiki.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Ion Ivanovici ranks 60 out of 665Before him are György Dózsa (1470), Sigismund Báthory (1572), Traian Băsescu (1951), Panait Istrati (1884), Mihnea cel Rău (1462), and David Wechsler (1896). After him are Elisabeth of Romania (1894), Ana Pauker (1893), Mircea II of Wallachia (1422), Mundzuk (368), Zoia Ceaușescu (1949), and Henri Coandă (1886).

Among COMPOSERS In Romania

Among composers born in Romania, Ion Ivanovici ranks 5Before him are Béla Bartók (1881), György Ligeti (1923), Iannis Xenakis (1922), and George Enescu (1881). After him are Vladimir Cosma (1940), György Kurtág (1926), Bálint Bakfark (1507), Péter Eötvös (1944), Sándor Végh (1912), and Sándor Veress (1907).