MUSICIAN

Josef Hofmann

1876 - 1957

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Josef Casimir Hofmann (originally Józef Kazimierz Hofmann; January 20, 1876 – February 16, 1957) was a Polish American pianist, composer, music teacher, and inventor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Josef Hofmann has received more than 204,166 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Josef Hofmann is the 517th most popular musician (down from 501st in 2019), the 462nd most popular biography from Poland (down from 434th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Polish Musician.

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  • 200k

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  • 65.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Josef Hofmann ranks 517 out of 2,675Before him are Lead Belly, Sixto Rodriguez, Ginette Neveu, Nikki Sixx, Ton Koopman, and Tom Fogerty. After him are Thom Yorke, Milton Nascimento, Salvatore Accardo, Paul Rodgers, Billy Cobham, and Lee "Scratch" Perry.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1876, Josef Hofmann ranks 76Before him are Roman Malinovsky, Vladimir Nazor, Senjūrō Hayashi, Archduchess Maria Annunciata of Austria, Henri Winkelman, and Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski. After him are Eglantyne Jebb, Franz Schlegelberger, William Sealy Gosset, Ignaz Seipel, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, and Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay. Among people deceased in 1957, Josef Hofmann ranks 79Before him are Alfonso de Portago, Theodor Körner, Malcolm Lowry, Washington Luís, Zhou Xuan, and Prince Franz of Bavaria. After him are Paul Walden, Sholem Asch, Charles Kay Ogden, Gheorghe Tătărescu, Josef Lada, and Albert Anastasia.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Josef Hofmann ranks 462 out of 1,231Before him are Hagen Kleinert (1941), Richard Courant (1888), Eduard Strasburger (1844), Friedrich Ernst Dorn (1848), Kuno Fischer (1824), and Jan Gotlib Bloch (1836). After him are Gustav Flatow (1875), Otto von Gierke (1841), Kazimierz Fajans (1887), Karol Świerczewski (1897), Kurt Goldstein (1878), and Ewa Demarczyk (1941).

Among MUSICIANS In Poland

Among musicians born in Poland, Josef Hofmann ranks 11Before him are Wanda Landowska (1879), Artur Schnabel (1882), Theodor Leschetizky (1830), Bronisław Huberman (1882), Krystian Zimerman (1956), and Christoph Eschenbach (1940). After him are Ewa Demarczyk (1941), Julian Fontana (1810), Xaver Scharwenka (1850), Holger Czukay (1938), Carl Tausig (1841), and Theodor Kullak (1818).