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Joseph Bodin de Boismortier

1689 - 1755

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Joseph Bodin de Boismortier (23 December 1689 – 28 October 1755) was a French baroque composer of instrumental music, cantatas, opéra-ballets, and vocal music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Bodin de Boismortier has received more than 87,509 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Joseph Bodin de Boismortier is the 373rd most popular composer (up from 407th in 2019), the 1,618th most popular biography from France (up from 1,713th in 2019) and the 58th most popular French Composer.

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Among composers, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier ranks 373 out of 1,216Before him are Martin Agricola, Rodion Shchedrin, Hans Richter, Francesco Gasparini, Joseph Kosma, and Alfredo Catalani. After him are Georg Benda, Stephen Sondheim, Carl Heinrich Graun, Mauricio Kagel, Wojciech Kilar, and Germaine Tailleferre.

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Among people born in 1689, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier ranks 7Before him are Montesquieu, John V of Portugal, Samuel Richardson, Jacques I, Prince of Monaco, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, and Samuel Bellamy. After him are Prince William, Duke of Gloucester, Archduchess Maria Magdalena of Austria, Blas de Lezo, Alexis Piron, Kilian Ignaz Dientzenhofer, and Jan Klemens Branicki. Among people deceased in 1755, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier ranks 5Before him are Montesquieu, Gerard Majella, Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon, and Francesco Durante. After him are Princess Albertina Frederica of Baden-Durlach, Johann Georg Gmelin, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, Johann Georg Pisendel, Philipp Stamma, Stepan Krasheninnikov, and Edward Braddock.

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In France

Among people born in France, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier ranks 1,618 out of 6,011Before him are Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly (1808), André Martinet (1908), Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552), Claude Françoise de Lorraine (1612), Jean-Marie Lustiger (1926), and Pierre Balmain (1914). After him are Louise Labé (1524), Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues (1715), Germain of Paris (496), Marie Thérèse of France (1667), Guillaume Budé (1467), and Peter Faber (1506).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier ranks 58Before him are François-Adrien Boieldieu (1775), Henri Dutilleux (1916), Marcel Dupré (1886), Louis Marchand (1669), Michel Richard Delalande (1657), and Georg Muffat (1653). After him are Germaine Tailleferre (1892), Yo-Yo Ma (1955), Georges Delerue (1925), Charles Koechlin (1867), André Jolivet (1905), and Louis-Nicolas Clérambault (1676).