Kurt Atterberg

1887 - 1974

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Kurt Magnus Atterberg (Swedish: [²atːɛrbærj], 12 December 1887 – 15 February 1974) was a Swedish composer and engineer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Atterberg has received more than 84,238 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Kurt Atterberg is the 552nd most popular composer (down from 525th in 2019), the 295th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 289th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swedish Composer.

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Among composers, Kurt Atterberg ranks 552 out of 1,228Before him are Joachim Raff, Spyridon Samaras, Hans Christian Lumbye, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Stevan Mokranjac, and Ernesto Lecuona. After him are George Antheil, Tommaso Traetta, Luis de Milán, Antoine Brumel, Johann Friedrich Agricola, and Marc'Antonio Ingegneri.

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Among people born in 1887, Kurt Atterberg ranks 88Before him are Georg Heym, Friedrich Zander, Wilhelm Kube, Walter Ruttmann, Roscoe Arbuckle, and Lil Dagover. After him are Louis Jouvet, James Finlayson, Jim Thorpe, Arthur Percival, Kazimierz Fajans, and Octave Lapize. Among people deceased in 1974, Kurt Atterberg ranks 69Before him are Junio Valerio Borghese, Eurico Gaspar Dutra, Anne Sexton, Wolf Messing, Christine Chubbuck, and Werner Lorenz. After him are Maximilian de Angelis, Pavel Bermondt-Avalov, Roberto Assagioli, Bernard Voorhoof, Wang Ming, and Ayub Khan.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Kurt Atterberg ranks 295 out of 1,296Before him are Otto Nordenskjöld (1869), Eli Heckscher (1879), Hjalmar Hammarskjöld (1862), Allan Edwall (1924), Lennart Skoglund (1929), and Joe Hill (1879). After him are Lisbeth Palme (1931), Prince August, Duke of Dalarna (1831), Oskar Klein (1894), Siw Malmkvist (1936), Erik Dahlbergh (1625), and Viveca Lindfors (1920).

Among COMPOSERS In Sweden

Among composers born in Sweden, Kurt Atterberg ranks 5Before him are Dieterich Buxtehude (1637), Hugo Alfvén (1872), Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871), and Princess Cecilia of Sweden (1807). After him are Johan Helmich Roman (1694), Allan Pettersson (1911), Lars-Erik Larsson (1908), Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867), Ture Rangström (1884), and Einar Englund (1916).