Johannes Brahms

1833 - 1897

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms (German: [joˈhanəs ˈbʁaːms]; 7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer, pianist, and conductor of the Romantic period. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, Brahms spent much of his professional life in Vienna. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes Brahms has received more than 2,617,975 page views. His biography is available in 122 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Johannes Brahms ranks 13 out of 1,008Before him are Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Wagner, Joseph Haydn, Franz Schubert, George Frideric Handel, and Gustav Mahler. After him are Robert Schumann, Giacomo Puccini, Edvard Grieg, Antonín Dvořák, Igor Stravinsky, and Claudio Monteverdi.

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Among people born in 1833, Johannes Brahms ranks 2Before him is Alfred Nobel. After him are Alexander Borodin, Wilhelm Dilthey, Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, Benjamin Harrison, Élie Ducommun, Alfred von Schlieffen, Ferdinand von Richthofen, Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Félicien Rops, and Eugen Dühring. Among people deceased in 1897, Johannes Brahms ranks 1After him are Thérèse of Lisieux, Alphonse Daudet, Karl Weierstrass, Jacob Burckhardt, Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī, Edward Drinker Cope, James Joseph Sylvester, Savitribai Phule, Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria, Jiroemon Kimura, and Sebastian Kneipp.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johannes Brahms ranks 21 out of 3,763Before him are Peter Paul Rubens (1577), Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646), George Frideric Handel (1685), Max Weber (1864), Anne Frank (1929), and Friedrich Engels (1820). After him are Karl Lagerfeld (1933), Henry Kissinger (1923), Robert Schumann (1810), Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), and Heinrich Himmler (1900).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Johannes Brahms ranks 5Before him are Ludwig van Beethoven (1770), Johann Sebastian Bach (1685), Richard Wagner (1813), and George Frideric Handel (1685). After him are Robert Schumann (1810), Felix Mendelssohn (1809), Richard Strauss (1864), Jacques Offenbach (1819), Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714), Carl Maria von Weber (1786), and Georg Philipp Telemann (1681).

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