Nathan Milstein

1902 - 1992

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Nathan Mironovich Milstein (January 13, 1904 [O.S. December 31, 1903] – December 21, 1992) was a Jewish Russian-born American virtuoso violinist. Widely considered one of the finest violinists of the 20th century, Milstein was known for his interpretations of Bach's solo violin works and for works from the Romantic period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nathan Milstein has received more than 175,569 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Nathan Milstein is the 414th most popular musician (down from 370th in 2019), the 227th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 207th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Ukrainian Musician.

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Among musicians, Nathan Milstein ranks 414 out of 2,675Before him are Michel Polnareff, Tony Levin, Edwin Fischer, Paul Landers, Varg Vikernes, and Alexander Siloti. After him are Tito Puente, George Young, Freddie King, Serj Tankian, Greg Lake, and Janick Gers.

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Among people born in 1902, Nathan Milstein ranks 85Before him are Eugen Jochum, Maurice Duruflé, Langston Hughes, George Gaylord Simpson, Norma Shearer, and Yasuhito, Prince Chichibu. After him are Jean Bruller, Nordahl Grieg, Markian Popov, Gertrud Scholtz-Klink, Wifredo Lam, and Nicolás Guillén. Among people deceased in 1992, Nathan Milstein ranks 69Before him are Atahualpa Yupanqui, Dick York, Wanda Rutkiewicz, Jânio Quadros, Larbi Benbarek, and Nureddin al-Atassi. After him are Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, Alex Haley, Muhammad Asad, Gavriil Ilizarov, Heinrich Eberbach, and Maria Helena Vieira da Silva.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Nathan Milstein ranks 227 out of 913Before him are Joseph Kobzon (1937), Mykola Lysenko (1842), Anatoly Fomenko (1945), Alexander Siloti (1863), Mikhail Eisenstein (1867), and Robert Maxwell (1923). After him are Salo Flohr (1908), Maya Deren (1917), Mustafa Dzhemilev (1943), Isaak Brodsky (1883), Igor II of Kiev (1100), and Henryk Siemiradzki (1843).

Among MUSICIANS In Ukraine

Among musicians born in Ukraine, Nathan Milstein ranks 10Before him are Emil Gilels (1916), Isaac Stern (1920), Heinrich Neuhaus (1888), Leonid Kogan (1924), Nikolai Kapustin (1937), and Alexander Siloti (1863). After him are Gregor Piatigorsky (1903), Igor Oistrakh (1931), Mischa Elman (1891), Karol Mikuli (1821), Mieczysław Horszowski (1892), and Shura Cherkassky (1909).