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Joseph Kosma

1905 - 1969

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Joseph Kosma (22 October 1905 – 7 August 1969) was a Hungarian-French composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Kosma has received more than 124,270 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Joseph Kosma is the 439th most popular composer (down from 430th in 2019), the 166th most popular biography from Hungary (down from 161st in 2019) and the 7th most popular Hungarian Composer.

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  • 66.89

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  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.97

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  • 2.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Joseph Kosma ranks 439 out of 1,228Before him are Ichirou Mizuki, Heinrich Marschner, Ferdinand Hiller, Albert Ketèlbey, Paolo Tosti, and Albert Lortzing. After him are Louis Couperin, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Erwin Schulhoff, Grażyna Bacewicz, Wojciech Kilar, and Johann Georg Pisendel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1905, Joseph Kosma ranks 78Before him are Emílio Garrastazu Médici, Angelo Schiavio, Jean-Marie Villot, Takeo Fukuda, Clara Bow, and George H. Hitchings. After him are Attila József, George Kelly, Federica Montseny, Chen Yun, Pedro Petrone, and Mikio Naruse. Among people deceased in 1969, Joseph Kosma ranks 60Before him are Léon Brillouin, Vesto Slipher, Coleman Hawkins, Jiří Trnka, Zakir Husain, and René Barrientos. After him are Leo McCarey, Grażyna Bacewicz, Mikio Naruse, Dragiša Cvetković, Meher Baba, and Daisy and Violet Hilton.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Joseph Kosma ranks 166 out of 696Before him are George Szell (1897), Béla Tarr (1955), Ingenuus (200), Hannah Szenes (1921), Michu Meszaros (1939), and Ferenc Deák (1803). After him are Attila József (1905), Jenő Buzánszky (1925), Rezső Seress (1889), György Konrád (1933), Edgar Ætheling (1051), and Ferenc Mádl (1931).

Among COMPOSERS In Hungary

Among composers born in Hungary, Joseph Kosma ranks 7Before him are Emmerich Kálmán (1882), Zoltán Kodály (1882), Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778), Miklós Rózsa (1907), Karl Goldmark (1830), and Hans Richter (1843). After him are Hans Swarowsky (1899), Ferenc Erkel (1810), Princess Maria Antonia Koháry (1797), Leó Weiner (1885), István Kertész (1929), and Joseph Szigeti (1892).