Johann Christoph Pepusch

1667 - 1752

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Johann Christoph Pepusch (German pronunciation: [ˈjoːhan ˈkʁɪstɔf ˈpeːpʊʃ]; 1667 – 31 July [O.S. 20 July] 1752), also known as John Christopher Pepusch (English: ) and Dr Pepusch, was a German-born composer who spent most of his working life in England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Christoph Pepusch has received more than 79,569 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Johann Christoph Pepusch is the 470th most popular composer (down from 468th in 2019), the 1,858th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,799th in 2019) and the 71st most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Christoph Pepusch ranks 470 out of 1,451Before him are Antonio Maria Abbatini, Alexander Dargomyzhsky, Jean Absil, Vítězslav Novák, Antoine Busnois, and Théodore Dubois. After him are Eugen Doga, Albert Lortzing, Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, Maurice Duruflé, Zdeněk Fibich, and Terry Riley.

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Among people born in 1667, Johann Christoph Pepusch ranks 10Before him are Maria Anna of Neuburg, Queen Inhyeon, Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici, Antonio Lotti, Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri, and Alessandro Magnasco. After him are Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, James Louis Sobieski, Jan Kupecký, Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł, and Silahdar Damat Ali Pasha. Among people deceased in 1752, Johann Christoph Pepusch ranks 8Before him are Louis, Duke of Orléans, Henriette of France, Jacopo Amigoni, Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg, Giulio Alberoni, and Antonio Corradini. After him are Jean François de Troy, Adolphus Frederick III, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Joseph Butler, Pietro Grimani, Charles-Antoine Coypel, and William Whiston.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Christoph Pepusch ranks 1,858 out of 7,253Before him are Joanna Sophia of Bavaria (1373), Charles II, Elector Palatine (1651), Günter Behnisch (1922), Johannes R. Becher (1891), Oswald Boelcke (1891), and Georg Donatus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse (1906). After him are Max Pechstein (1881), Edmund Conen (1914), Albert Lortzing (1801), Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (1723), Duke Anthony Ulrich of Brunswick (1714), and Charles II August, Duke of Zweibrücken (1746).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johann Christoph Pepusch ranks 71Before him are Friedrich von Flotow (1812), Ferdinand Hiller (1811), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Johann Ludwig Bach (1677), Christoph Graupner (1683), and Johann Gottfried Walther (1684). After him are Albert Lortzing (1801), Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach (1759), Johann Kirnberger (1721), Simon Mayr (1763), Franz Abt (1819), and Peter Cornelius (1824).