Manuel Ponce

1886 - 1948

Manuel Ponce

Manuel María Ponce Cuéllar (8 December 1882 – 24 April 1948) was a Mexican composer active in the 20th century. His work as a composer, music educator and scholar of Mexican music connected the concert scene with a mostly forgotten tradition of popular song and Mexican folklore. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manuel Ponce has received more than 126,433 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 509th most popular composer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 130k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Manuel Ponce ranks 509 out of 1,008Before him are Claude Goudimel, Carmine Coppola, Raimonds Pauls, Princess Cecilia of Sweden, Karel Svoboda, and Johann Gottfried Walther. After him are Morton Feldman, Johann Ludwig Bach, Antônio Carlos Gomes, Andreas Werckmeister, Fikret Amirov, and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

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Among people born in 1886, Manuel Ponce ranks 74Before him are Frederic Bartlett, Edward Weston, Henry H. Arnold, Yehuda Ashlag, Hugh Lofting, and Ernst Robert Curtius. After him are Rudolf Schmidt, Prince John Konstantinovich of Russia, Hitoshi Imamura, Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma, Edwin Fischer, and Yevgeni Preobrazhensky. Among people deceased in 1948, Manuel Ponce ranks 66Before him are Mitsumasa Yonai, Sabahattin Ali, Béla Miklós, Tony Garnier, Kâzım Karabekir, and Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma. After him are Jorge Eliécer Gaitán, Radola Gajda, Achille Varzi, Harry Dexter White, Solomon Mikhoels, and Princess Henriette of Belgium.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Manuel Ponce ranks 79 out of 344Before him are Subcomandante Marcos (1957), Enrique Peña Nieto (1966), Ce Acatl Topiltzin (947), Mario J. Molina (1943), Thalía (1971), and Verónica Castro (1952). After him are Rosario Castellanos (null), Felipe Calderón (1962), Pedro Rodríguez (1940), Lupe Vélez (1908), Adolfo López Mateos (1909), and Bernard Francis Law (1931).

Among COMPOSERS In Mexico

Among composers born in Mexico, Manuel Ponce ranks 1After him are Carlos Chávez (1899), Agustín Lara (1897), Juventino Rosas (1868), and Silvestre Revueltas (1899).

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