Lev Oborin

1907 - 1974

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Lev Nikolayevich Oborin (Russian: Лев Николаевич Оборин, Lev Nikolaevič Oborin; Moscow, 11 September [O.S. 29 August] 1907 – Moscow, 5 January 1974) was a Soviet and Russian pianist, composer and pedagogue. He was the winner of the first International Chopin Piano Competition in 1927. The family moved frequently during his early childhood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lev Oborin has received more than 52,297 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Lev Oborin is the 707th most popular musician (up from 741st in 2019), the 953rd most popular biography from Russia and the 9th most popular Russian Musician.

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Among musicians, Lev Oborin ranks 707 out of 2,675Before her are Agathe Backer Grøndahl, David Garrett, Jan Johansson, Jordan Rudess, Gene Krupa, and Salamone Rossi. After her are Sally Oldfield, Marcus Miller, Gilbert O'Sullivan, Rick Davies, Chris Squire, and Sean Combs.

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Among people born in 1907, Lev Oborin ranks 141Before her are Sukhdev Thapar, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Géza von Radványi, Yasushi Inoue, Volmari Iso-Hollo, and L. Sprague de Camp. After her are Guido Masetti, Mikhail Mikhaylovich Gerasimov, Gunnar Ekelöf, Alfred Delp, Grand Duchess Maria Kirillovna of Russia, and Miguel Torga. Among people deceased in 1974, Lev Oborin ranks 99Before her are Bud Abbott, Georgios Grivas, Robert Ludvigovich Bartini, Carl Jacob Burckhardt, Anfilogino Guarisi, and Cornelius Ryan. After her are Ramdhari Singh Dinkar, Yekaterina Furtseva, Josef Krips, Richard Huelsenbeck, Pink Anderson, and Ernesto Vidal.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lev Oborin ranks 953 out of 2,688Before her are Pavel Yablochkov (1847), Galina Ustvolskaya (1919), Johann Friedrich Reichardt (1752), Semyon Alapin (1856), Dmitry Laptev (1701), and Eugen Slutsky (1880). After her are Alexander Guchkov (1862), Nikolay Muravyov-Amursky (1809), Sergei Salnikov (1925), Anatoli Boukreev (1958), Andrey Zvyagintsev (1964), and Denis Davydov (1784).

Among MUSICIANS In Russia

Among musicians born in Russia, Lev Oborin ranks 9Before her are Nikolai Rubinstein (1835), Valery Gergiev (1953), Grigory Sokolov (1950), Nikolai Zverev (1832), Edgar Froese (1944), and Rudolf Barshai (1924). After her are Maxim Shostakovich (1938), Lazar Berman (1930), Evgeny Kissin (1971), Nikolai Noskov (1956), Mikhail Pletnev (1957), and Viktoria Mullova (1959).