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Johann Joseph Fux

1660 - 1741

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Johann Joseph Fux (German: [ˈjoːhan ˈjoːzɛf ˈfʊks]; c. 1660 – 13 February 1741) was an Austrian composer, music theorist and pedagogue of the late Baroque era. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Joseph Fux has received more than 340,812 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Johann Joseph Fux is the 327th most popular composer (up from 482nd in 2019), the 316th most popular biography from Austria (up from 411th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Austrian Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Joseph Fux ranks 327 out of 1,216Before him are Louis-Claude Daquin, Sergei Taneyev, Vincent d'Indy, François-Adrien Boieldieu, Antonio Lotti, and Pierre De Geyter. After him are Luca Marenzio, Henri Dutilleux, Giovanni Bononcini, Francesco Durante, Ignaz Moscheles, and Heinrich Isaac.

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Among people born in 1660, Johann Joseph Fux ranks 7Before him are Daniel Defoe, George I of Great Britain, Alessandro Scarlatti, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough, Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria, and André Campra. After him are Hans Sloane, Veronica Giuliani, Johann Kuhnau, Andreas Schlüter, Johann Patkul, and Rafael Casanova. Among people deceased in 1741, Johann Joseph Fux ranks 5Before him are Antonio Vivaldi, Vitus Bering, Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden, and Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine. After him are Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Jethro Tull, Pauline Félicité de Mailly-Nesle, Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, Wirich Philipp von Daun, Victor Amadeus I, Prince of Carignano, and Anna Maria Franziska of Saxe-Lauenburg.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Johann Joseph Fux ranks 316 out of 1,237Before him are Brassaï (1899), Raoul Hausmann (1886), Archduke Joseph Ferdinand of Austria (1872), Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria (1628), Friedrich Gulda (1930), and Gerhard Berger (1959). After him are Maximilian, Duke of Hohenberg (1902), Georg von Peuerbach (1423), Fritjof Capra (1939), Walter Kohn (1923), Baron Alexander von Bach (1813), and Rudolf Hilferding (1877).

Among COMPOSERS In Austria

Among composers born in Austria, Johann Joseph Fux ranks 28Before him are Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf (1739), Ludwig Ritter von Köchel (1800), Max Steiner (1888), Joseph Lanner (1801), Clemens Krauss (1893), and Nikolaus I, Prince Esterházy (1714). After him are Oscar Straus (1870), Robert Stolz (1880), Georg Christoph Wagenseil (1715), Karl Michael Ziehrer (1843), Joseph Hellmesberger Jr. (1855), and Ernst Krenek (1900).