COMPOSER

Johann Friedrich Agricola

1720 - 1774

Photo of Johann Friedrich Agricola

Icon of person Johann Friedrich Agricola

Johann Friedrich Agricola (4 January 1720 – 2 December 1774) was a German composer, organist, singer, pedagogue, and writer on music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Friedrich Agricola has received more than 42,509 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Johann Friedrich Agricola is the 557th most popular composer (up from 628th in 2019), the 2,158th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,053rd in 2019) and the 88th most popular German Composer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 43k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Johann Friedrich Agricolas by language


Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Johann Friedrich Agricola ranks 557 out of 1,228Before him are Ernesto Lecuona, Kurt Atterberg, George Antheil, Tommaso Traetta, Luis de Milán, and Antoine Brumel. After him are Marc'Antonio Ingegneri, Alexander Arutiunian, François Devienne, Charles Lecocq, Alexandre Desplat, and Franz Lachner.

Most Popular Composers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings

Contemporaries

Among people born in 1720, Johann Friedrich Agricola ranks 18Before him are Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Heraclius II of Georgia, Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Maximilian Hell, and Johann Schobert. After him are Hyder Ali, Charles De Geer, Emmanuel-Armand de Richelieu, duc d'Aiguillon, Balaji Baji Rao, and Gilbert White. Among people deceased in 1774, Johann Friedrich Agricola ranks 11Before him are Niccolò Jommelli, Countess Palatine Caroline of Zweibrücken, Duke Anthony Ulrich of Brunswick, Robert Clive, Oliver Goldsmith, and Jacques-François Blondel. After him are Countess Caroline of Nassau-Saarbrücken, Samuel Gottlieb Gmelin, Wilhelm Reinhard von Neipperg, Johan Peter Falk, Otto von Münchhausen, and Anna Morandi Manzolini.

Others Born in 1720

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1774

Go to all Rankings

In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Friedrich Agricola ranks 2,158 out of 5,289Before him are Ulrich Mühe (1953), Gustav Nachtigal (1834), Viktor Meyer (1848), Stefan Heym (1913), Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1878), and Helene Mayer (1910). After him are Frederick William, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1819), Christian Lorenz (1966), Adolphus Frederick II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1658), Franz von Lenbach (1836), Wilhelm Ohnesorge (1872), and Burkhard Christoph von Münnich (1683).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johann Friedrich Agricola ranks 88Before him are Bernd Alois Zimmermann (1918), Johann Gottfried Walther (1684), Hermann Abendroth (1883), Johann David Heinichen (1683), Curt Sachs (1881), and Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905). After him are Franz Lachner (1803), Aloysia Weber (1760), Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow (1663), Tielman Susato (1500), Helmut Lachenmann (1935), and Johann Kirnberger (1721).