Johann Schobert

1720 - 1767

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Johann Schobert (c. 1720, 1735 or 1740 – 28 August 1767) was a composer and harpsichordist. His date of birth is given variously as about 1720, about 1735, or about 1740, his place of birth as Silesia, Alsace, or Nuremberg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Schobert has received more than 49,897 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Johann Schobert is the 511th most popular composer (down from 460th in 2019), the 403rd most popular biography from Poland (down from 354th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Polish Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Schobert ranks 511 out of 1,228Before him are Evald Aav, Gara Garayev, Pavel Haas, Jeremiah Clarke, Christoph Graupner, and Fikret Amirov. After him are Antonio Sacchini, Giuseppe Sarti, Ferdinand Hérold, Vicente Martín y Soler, Johann Christoph Pepusch, and Carl Zeller.

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Among people born in 1720, Johann Schobert ranks 17Before him are Charles Bonnet, Honoré III, Prince of Monaco, William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Heraclius II of Georgia, Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, and Maximilian Hell. After him are Johann Friedrich Agricola, Hyder Ali, Charles De Geer, Emmanuel-Armand de Richelieu, duc d'Aiguillon, Balaji Baji Rao, and Gilbert White. Among people deceased in 1767, Johann Schobert ranks 8Before him are Maria Josepha of Saxony, Dauphine of France, Maria Josepha of Bavaria, Archduchess Maria Josepha of Austria, Giambattista Pittoni, Frederick Michael, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken, and Étienne de Silhouette. After him are Burkhard Christoph von Münnich, Ekkathat, Emer de Vattel, Firmin Abauzit, Princess Luise Dorothea of Saxe-Meiningen, and Prince Edward, Duke of York and Albany.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Johann Schobert ranks 403 out of 1,231Before him are Bronisław Huberman (1882), Friedrich Graf von Wrangel (1784), Gavriil Ilizarov (1921), Richard Thomalla (1903), Lestek (870), and Oskar R. Lange (1904). After him are Barbara Jagiellon (1478), I. L. Peretz (1852), Pylyp Orlyk (1672), Arthur Zimmermann (1864), Jan Jesenius (1566), and Horst Mahler (1936).

Among COMPOSERS In Poland

Among composers born in Poland, Johann Schobert ranks 15Before him are Mieczysław Weinberg (1919), Maria Szymanowska (1789), Grażyna Bacewicz (1909), Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska (1834), Józef Elsner (1769), and Alexandre Tansman (1897). After him are Wolfgang Schmieder (1901), Zbigniew Preisner (1955), Josef Tal (1910), Franz Waxman (1906), Johann Gottlieb Goldberg (1727), and Krzysztof Komeda (1931).