Johann Ludwig Bach

1677 - 1731

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Johann Ludwig Bach (14 February [O.S. 4 February] 1677 – 1 May 1731) was a German composer and violinist. He was born in Thal near Eisenach. At the age of 22 he moved to Meiningen eventually being appointed cantor there, and later Kapellmeister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Ludwig Bach has received more than 74,581 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Johann Ludwig Bach is the 450th most popular composer (up from 511th in 2019), the 1,709th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,729th in 2019) and the 69th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Ludwig Bach ranks 450 out of 1,228Before him are Wojciech Kilar, Johann Georg Pisendel, Johannes Ciconia, Hans Pfitzner, Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska, and Einojuhani Rautavaara. After him are Józef Elsner, Franz Schreker, Franz Doppler, James Newton Howard, Gershon Kingsley, and Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach.

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Among people born in 1677, Johann Ludwig Bach ranks 6Before him are Li Ching-Yuen, Stanisław Leszczyński, Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Jacques Cassini, and Stephen Hales. After him are Pietro Grimani, Jan Santini Aichel, Otto Ferdinand von Abensperg und Traun, Magdalena Wilhelmine of Württemberg, and George Farquhar. Among people deceased in 1731, Johann Ludwig Bach ranks 9Before him are Brook Taylor, Yevdokiya Lopukhina, Mary of Jesus de León y Delgado, Antonio I, Prince of Monaco, Antonio Farnese, Duke of Parma, and Louise Hippolyte, Princess of Monaco. After him are Frederik Ruysch, Violante Beatrice of Bavaria, Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken, and Mary Astell.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Ludwig Bach ranks 1,709 out of 5,289Before him are Godfrey Kneller (1646), Georg Lindemann (1884), Henry Raspe, Landgrave of Thuringia (1204), Princess Friederike of Brandenburg-Schwedt (1736), Max Skladanowsky (1863), and Frederick III, Landgrave of Thuringia (1332). After him are Wolfgang, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (1526), Max Pechstein (1881), Franz Pfeffer von Salomon (1888), Princess Elisabeth of Thurn and Taxis (1860), Friedrich Paschen (1865), and Andreas Sigismund Marggraf (1709).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johann Ludwig Bach ranks 69Before him are Fredrik Pacius (1809), Johann van Beethoven (1740), Heinrich Marschner (1795), Ferdinand Hiller (1811), Albert Lortzing (1801), and Johann Georg Pisendel (1687). After him are Gershon Kingsley (1922), Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach (1759), Carl Friedrich Zelter (1758), Simon Mayr (1763), Johann Christoph Bach (1671), and Johann Adam Hiller (1728).