Mauricio Kagel

1931 - 2008

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Mauricio Raúl Kagel (Spanish pronunciation: [mawˈɾisjo ˈkaɣel]; 24 December 1931 – 18 September 2008) was an Argentine-German composer and academic teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mauricio Kagel has received more than 170,829 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Mauricio Kagel is the 405th most popular composer (down from 379th in 2019), the 86th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 74th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Argentinean Composer.

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Among composers, Mauricio Kagel ranks 405 out of 1,451Before him are Ariel Ramírez, Jakov Gotovac, Carl Loewe, Alfred Einstein, Yo-Yo Ma, and Adriano Banchieri. After him are Maria Szymanowska, Franz Schreker, Jacques-Martin Hotteterre, Richard Rodgers, Luigi Dallapiccola, and Stefano Landi.

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Among people born in 1931, Mauricio Kagel ranks 99Before him are John Charles, Juan Goytisolo, Mike Nichols, Angie Dickinson, Lamberto Dini, and Márta Mészáros. After him are Seyni Kountché, Tom Wesselmann, Silvia Pinal, Toshiki Kaifu, Lucio Urtubia, and Gunnel Lindblom. Among people deceased in 2008, Mauricio Kagel ranks 65Before him are Jerry Reed, Mark Felt, Youssef Chahine, Muslim Magomayev, Hugo Claus, and Imad Mughniyah. After him are Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo, Bo Diddley, Isaac Hayes, Henry Molaison, Jean-Marie Balestre, and Eartha Kitt.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Mauricio Kagel ranks 86 out of 1,154Before him are Olivia Hussey (1951), Carlos Bianchi (1949), Leopoldo Luque (1949), Bernard Blier (1916), Juan Sebastián Verón (1975), and Ariel Ramírez (1921). After him are Gustavo Santaolalla (1951), Queen Máxima of the Netherlands (1971), José Froilán González (1922), Gaspar Noé (1963), Silvina Ocampo (1903), and Jorge Burruchaga (1962).

Among COMPOSERS In Argentina

Among composers born in Argentina, Mauricio Kagel ranks 4Before him are Astor Piazzolla (1921), Alberto Ginastera (1916), and Ariel Ramírez (1921). After him are Luis Bacalov (1933), Carlos Guastavino (1912), Mariano Mores (1918), and Osvaldo Golijov (1960).