Melchior Vulpius

1570 - 1615

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Melchior Vulpius (c. 1570 in Wasungen – 7 August 1615 in Weimar) was a German singer and composer of church music. Vulpius came from a poor craftsman's family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Melchior Vulpius has received more than 20,495 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Melchior Vulpius is the 991st most popular composer, the 3,551st most popular biography from Germany and the 147th most popular German Composer.

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Among composers, Melchior Vulpius ranks 991 out of 1,228Before him are Vasily Solovyov-Sedoi, Klaus Badelt, Boris Papandopulo, Toivo Kuula, Oskar Kolberg, and Edvard Mirzoyan. After him are Rudolf Friml, Rudolf Tobias, Henk Badings, Harry Gregson-Williams, Tadeusz Baird, and Mykola Leontovych.

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Among people born in 1570, Melchior Vulpius ranks 12Before him are Giorgi Saakadze, John Smyth, Péter Pázmány, Alessandro Salvio, Abraham Janssens, and Salamone Rossi.  Among people deceased in 1615, Melchior Vulpius ranks 14Before him are Dom Justo Takayama, Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala, Claudio Acquaviva, Alonso Pérez de Guzmán y Sotomayor, 7th Duke of Medina Sidonia, Adriaan van Roomen, and Marcantonio Memmo.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Melchior Vulpius ranks 3,551 out of 5,289Before him are Ludwig Berger (1892), Gustav Knuth (1901), Iris Berben (1950), Nicolaus Michael Oppel (1782), Jakob van Hoddis (1887), and Rudolf Harbig (1913). After him are Hans Werner Richter (1908), Julian Draxler (1993), Adolf Urban (1914), Reinhold Schünzel (1886), Axel von dem Bussche (1919), and Ralph Siegel (1945).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Melchior Vulpius ranks 147Before him are Gustav Lange (1830), Wolfgang Rihm (1952), Gottfried August Homilius (1714), Otto Jahn (1813), Klaus Badelt (1967), and Boris Papandopulo (1906). After him are Ludwig Abeille (1761), Eduard Künneke (1885), Lukas Foss (1922), Julius Benedict (1804), and Masashi Hamauzu (1971).