Johann Walter

1496 - 1570

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Johann Walter, also known as Johann Walther or Johannes Walter (original name: Johann Blankenmüller) (1496 – 25 March 1570) was a Lutheran composer and poet during the Reformation period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Walter has received more than 53,596 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Johann Walter is the 679th most popular composer (up from 681st in 2019), the 2,523rd most popular biography from Germany and the 108th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Johann Walter ranks 679 out of 1,228Before her are Valentyn Sylvestrov, Maxim Berezovsky, Ernst Toch, Temistocle Solera, Jean-Joseph de Mondonville, and Alexander Alyabyev. After her are Hans Rott, Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Johan Helmich Roman, Matthias Weckmann, Harold Arlen, and Jakov Gotovac.

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Among people born in 1496, Johann Walter ranks 8Before her are Hatice Sultan, Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Menno Simons, Claude, Duke of Guise, Sebastiano Venier, and João de Barros. After her is Dawit II. Among people deceased in 1570, Johann Walter ranks 12Before her are James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray, Paris Bordone, Frans Floris, Moses ben Jacob Cordovero, João de Barros, and Tielman Susato. After her are Daniele Barbaro, Pietro Loredan, Hieronymus Cock, and Johannes Brenz.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Walter ranks 2,523 out of 5,289Before her are Hermann Hankel (1839), Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony (1893), Peter Lely (1618), Sebald Beham (1500), Karl, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1785), and Hennes Weisweiler (1919). After her are Otto Warburg (1859), Eugenius Johann Christoph Esper (1742), Richard Ruoff (1883), Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (1562), Princess Marie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (1850), and Flavia Julia Constantia (290).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johann Walter ranks 108Before her are Hermann Levi (1839), Georg Joseph Vogler (1749), Adolf von Henselt (1814), Johann Melchior Molter (1696), Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713), and Ferdinand David (1810). After her are Matthias Weckmann (1619), Christian Cannabich (1731), Johann Krieger (1651), Johann Caspar Kerll (1627), Franz Anton Hoffmeister (1754), and Moritz Hauptmann (1792).