Leopold Godowsky

1870 - 1938

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Leopold Mordkhelovich Godowsky Sr. (13 February 1870 – 21 November 1938) was a Polish-born American virtuoso pianist, composer and teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leopold Godowsky has received more than 197,839 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Leopold Godowsky is the 342nd most popular musician (up from 395th in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Lithuania (up from 41st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Lithuanian Musician.

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Among musicians, Leopold Godowsky ranks 342 out of 2,675Before him are Steve Vai, John Entwistle, Jacob Gade, Dave Murray, Roger Whittaker, and Robby Krieger. After him are Bill Ward, Bobby McFerrin, Enrico Macias, Joe Strummer, Sérgio Mendes, and Farid al-Atrash.

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Among people born in 1870, Leopold Godowsky ranks 44Before him are Lord Alfred Douglas, E. M. Antoniadi, Helge von Koch, Aleksandr Kuprin, Alexander Berkman, and Oscar Straus. After him are Saki, Archduchess Margarete Sophie of Austria, Archduchess Louise of Austria, Florent Schmitt, Jaime, Duke of Madrid, and Reginald Lee. Among people deceased in 1938, Leopold Godowsky ranks 56Before him are Alfonsina Storni, César Vallejo, Reginald Johnston, Marianne von Werefkin, Aleksandr Kuprin, and Leo Frobenius. After him are William McDougall, Alexandru Averescu, Vladimir Antonov-Ovseyenko, William Henry Pickering, Nikolai Krylenko, and Edmund Landau.

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In Lithuania

Among people born in Lithuania, Leopold Godowsky ranks 40 out of 235Before him are Aaron Klug (1926), Gabriel Narutowicz (1865), Jacques Lipchitz (1891), Alexander Berkman (1870), Clara Rockmore (1911), and Moshe Arens (1925). After him are Jonas Mekas (1922), Janusz Radziwiłł (1612), Sophia of Lithuania (1371), Boris Skossyreff (1896), Birutė (1317), and Wanda Rutkiewicz (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In Lithuania

Among musicians born in Lithuania, Leopold Godowsky ranks 3Before him are Jascha Heifetz (1901) and Clara Rockmore (1911). After him are Vernon Duke (1903), Julian Rachlin (1974), and Alina Orlova (1988).