Juhan Aavik

1884 - 1982

Photo of Juhan Aavik

Icon of person Juhan Aavik

Juhan Aavik (29 January 1884, in Holstre, Governorate of Livonia, Russian Empire – 26 November 1982, in Stockholm, Sweden) was an Estonian composer. Aavik studied music composition at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory. He later served as a conductor in Tartu, Governorate of Livonia (1911–1925), a musical conservatory professor and director in Tallinn (1928–1944), and an Estonian song festival conductor in Sweden (1948–1961) (after arriving there in 1944). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juhan Aavik has received more than 34,022 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Juhan Aavik is the 937th most popular composer, the 95th most popular biography from Estonia and the 7th most popular Estonian Composer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 34k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.78

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Juhan Aaviks by language


Among composers, Juhan Aavik ranks 937 out of 1,228Before him are Sergei Vasilenko, Federico Moreno Torroba, Adolf Wiklund, Antoine Duhamel, Ture Rangström, and Aulis Sallinen. After him are Pietro Filippo Scarlatti, Hugo Distler, W. C. Handy, Arthur Sullivan, Martin Wegelius, and Franco Faccio.

Most Popular Composers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1884, Juhan Aavik ranks 127Before him are Martin Klein, Dobri Bozhilov, Maciej Rataj, Ture Rangström, Oliver Kirk, and Zofia Nałkowska. After him are Billie Burke, Solomon Lefschetz, Joseph Pholien, Adeodato Giovanni Piazza, Arthur Ransome, and Ludowika Jakobsson. Among people deceased in 1982, Juhan Aavik ranks 143Before him are Ulla Jacobsson, Seraphim Rose, Federico Moreno Torroba, Josef Bradl, Ludwig Bieberbach, and C. R. Swart. After him are Hendrik Wade Bode, Beb Bakhuys, Raisa Aronova, Nikolai Kamanin, Giorgio Abetti, and Alexander Abusch.

Others Born in 1884

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1982

Go to all Rankings

In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Juhan Aavik ranks 95 out of 276Before him are Juhan Kukk (1885), Martin Klein (1884), Mart Laar (1960), Betti Alver (1906), Ants Antson (1938), and Paavo Järvi (1962). After him are Friedebert Tuglas (1886), Andres Tarand (1940), Johann Köler (1826), Pavel Schilling (1786), Jakob Hurt (1839), and Konrad Mägi (1878).

Among COMPOSERS In Estonia

Among composers born in Estonia, Juhan Aavik ranks 7Before him are Arvo Pärt (1935), Evald Aav (1900), Eduard Tubin (1905), Veljo Tormis (1930), Heino Eller (1887), and Alexei Lvov (1798). After him are Artur Kapp (1878), Rudolf Tobias (1873), Eino Tamberg (1930), Knudåge Riisager (1897), Ester Mägi (1922), and Artur Lemba (1885).