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Jacob Gade

1879 - 1963

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Jacob Thune Hansen Gade (29 November 1879 – 20 February 1963) 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 62,490 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Jacob Gade is the 448th most popular musician (down from 338th in 2019), the 202nd most popular biography from Denmark (down from 157th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Danish Musician.

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Among musicians, Jacob Gade ranks 448 out of 2,662Before him are Maurice André, Edwin Fischer, Rubén González, Robert Wyatt, Tansen, and Richie Sambora. After him are Billy Ray Cyrus, Loreena McKennitt, King Oliver, Dick Taylor, Dennis Wilson, and Bill Ward.

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Among people born in 1879, Jacob Gade ranks 68Before him are Samuel Goldwyn, Vladko Maček, Aleksandar Tsankov, Princess Marie Louise of Hanover, Kartini, and Jacques Copeau. After him are Hans Hahn, Jane Darwell, Bernhard Schmidt, Alla Nazimova, Grand Duke Andrei Vladimirovich of Russia, and Mark Sykes. Among people deceased in 1963, Jacob Gade ranks 57Before him are Alexander Marinesko, Berthold, Margrave of Baden, Herbert Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel, Fritz Reiner, Fridolin von Senger und Etterlin, and Georg Lindemann. After him are Ferenc Fricsay, Rikidōzan, Garrett Morgan, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Ernst Kantorowicz, and Ramón Gómez de la Serna.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Jacob Gade ranks 202 out of 893Before him are Prince Harald of Denmark (1876), Princess Caroline of Denmark (1793), Poul Schlüter (1929), Princess Frederica Amalia of Denmark (1649), Peter Naur (1928), and Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark (1912). After him are Princess Louise of Denmark (1726), Kaj Munk (1898), Christen C. Raunkiær (1860), Adam Wilhelm Moltke (1785), Jens Juel (1745), and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller (1913).

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 (1916), Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (1946), Ole Beich (1955), Michala Petri (1958), Flemming Rasmussen (1958), Trentemøller (1972), Kai Winding (1922), and Nikolaj Koppel (1969).