Jacob Gade

1879 - 1963

Jacob Gade

Jacob Thune Hansen Gade (Vejle, Denmark, 29 November 1879 – 20 February 1963, Assens) was a Danish violinist and composer, mostly of orchestral popular music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacob Gade has received more than 43,943 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 348th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 44k

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  • 55.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jacob Gade ranks 348 out of 2,258Before him are Christian Lorenz, Eric Carr, Serj Tankian, Billy Gibbons, Billy Ray Cyrus, and David Popper. After him are Maurice André, Art Tatum, Ian Anderson, Christoph Schneider, Lester Young, and Don Airey.

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Among people born in 1879, Jacob Gade ranks 56Before him are Nikolai Medtner, Vladko Maček, Samuel Goldwyn, Henri Wallon, Max Schreck, and Agrippina Vaganova. After him are Huda Sha'arawi, Joe Hill, Ethel Barrymore, Jacques Copeau, Hans Hahn, and René Pottier. Among people deceased in 1963, Jacob Gade ranks 47Before him are Karl von Terzaghi, Alois Hudal, Sylvanus Olympio, Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, Princess Alexandra of Hanover, and Remedios Varo. After him are Sivananda Saraswati, W. E. B. Du Bois, Jacobus Oud, Robert Stroud, Herbert Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel, and Elmore James.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Jacob Gade ranks 163 out of 579Before him are Princess Charlotte of Denmark (1789), S. P. L. Sørensen (1868), Olaf I of Denmark (1050), Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland (1456), Paul Elvstrøm (1928), and August Bournonville (1805). After him are Anne of Denmark, Electress of Saxony (1532), Princess Frederica Amalia of Denmark (1649), Princess Wilhelmine Ernestine of Denmark (1650), Princess Elisabeth of Denmark (1935), Edvard Eriksen (1876), and Peter Naur (1928).

Among MUSICIANS In Denmark

Among musicians born in Denmark, Jacob Gade ranks 3Before him are Victor Borge (1909) and Lars Ulrich (1963). After him are Jørgen Ingmann (1925), Svend Asmussen (null), Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (1946), Ole Beich (1955), Flemming Rasmussen (1958), Trentemøller (1972), Nikolaj Koppel (1969), and Malene Mortensen (1982).

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