Jean-François Le Sueur

1760 - 1837

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Jean-François Le Sueur (more commonly Lesueur; French: [ʒɑ̃ fʁɑ̃swa lə sɥœʁ]) (15 February 1760 – 6 October 1837) was a French composer, best known for his oratorios and operas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-François Le Sueur has received more than 33,125 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Jean-François Le Sueur is the 596th most popular composer (down from 592nd in 2019), the 2,372nd most popular biography from France (down from 2,259th in 2019) and the 90th most popular French Composer.

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Among composers, Jean-François Le Sueur ranks 596 out of 1,228Before him are Antoine François Marmontel, Boris Asafyev, Manos Hatzidakis, Gabriel Pierné, Heinz Holliger, and Sergei Lyapunov. After him are Zbigniew Preisner, Ludwig Senfl, Orazio Vecchi, Ildebrando Pizzetti, Johann Heinrich Schmelzer, and Ciprian Porumbescu.

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Among people born in 1760, Jean-François Le Sueur ranks 17Before him are August Neidhardt von Gneisenau, Johann I Joseph, Prince of Liechtenstein, Jan Ladislav Dussek, Johann Peter Hebel, Aloysia Weber, and William Beckford. After him are Georg Franz Hoffmann, Leandro Fernández de Moratín, Akbar II, Olof Swartz, Moritz Balthasar Borkhausen, and Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley. Among people deceased in 1837, Jean-François Le Sueur ranks 22Before him are Duke Pius August in Bavaria, Mariano José de Larra, William George Horner, Adam Afzelius, Ludwig Börne, and Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria. After him are François-Xavier Fabre, John Latham, Niccolò Antonio Zingarelli, Marguerite Gérard, Akbar II, and Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-François Le Sueur ranks 2,372 out of 5,234Before him are Joséphin Péladan (1858), Octave Lapize (1887), Gaspard de Prony (1755), Nicholas I, Duke of Lorraine (1448), Patrick Dewaere (1947), and Albert Robida (1848). After him are Charles Plumier (1646), Léon Cogniet (1794), Eugène Marin Labiche (1815), Louis de Jaucourt (1704), Ernest Duchesne (1874), and Thomas Bérard (1300).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Jean-François Le Sueur ranks 90Before him are Alexandre Desplat (1961), Jean-Féry Rebel (1666), Alexandre Guilmant (1837), Nicolas-Charles Bochsa (1789), Antoine François Marmontel (1816), and Gabriel Pierné (1863). After him are Robert Cambert (1628), Jean Françaix (1912), Baude Cordier (1364), Claude Le Jeune (1528), George Onslow (1784), and Antoine Forqueray (1671).