Nicolaus Bruhns

1665 - 1697

Nicolaus Bruhns

Nicolaus Bruhns (also Nikolaus, Nicholas; late 1665 – 8 April [O.S. 29 March] 1697 in Husum) was a Danish-German organist, violinist, and composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicolaus Bruhns has received more than 37,102 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 378th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Nicolaus Bruhns ranks 378 out of 1,008Before him are Zdeněk Fibich, Carl Heinrich Graun, Ignaz Pleyel, Johann van Beethoven, Frank Martin, and Bernardo Pasquini. After him are Alfredo Casella, Paul Abraham, Pierre de la Rue, Johann Schein, Toru Takemitsu, and Federico Mompou.

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Among people born in 1665, Nicolaus Bruhns ranks 2Before him is Anne, Queen of Great Britain. After him are Giuseppe Crespi, Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, José Benito de Churriguera, and Rudolf Jakob Camerarius. Among people deceased in 1697, Nicolaus Bruhns ranks 5Before him are Charles XI of Sweden, Francesco Redi, Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland, and Galdan Boshugtu Khan. After him are António Vieira, Gregorio Barbarigo, Georg Mohr, John Aubrey, and Jan de Bray.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Nicolaus Bruhns ranks 1,305 out of 3,763Before him are Lucius Antonius Saturninus (20), Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia (1828), Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1676), Waldemar Hoven (1903), Sepp Herberger (1897), and Hildegard Knef (1925). After him are Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1572), Anton Praetorius (1560), Fritz Bauer (1903), W. G. Sebald (1944), Hans Holbein the Elder (1465), and Oskar Morgenstern (1902).

Among COMPOSERS In Germany

Among composers born in Germany, Nicolaus Bruhns ranks 56Before him are Friedrich von Flotow (1812), Ferdinand Ries (1784), Hans Werner Henze (1926), Carl Loewe (1796), Albert Lortzing (1801), and Carl Heinrich Graun (1704). After him are Johann Schein (1586), Reinhard Keiser (1674), Peter Cornelius (1824), Wolfgang Wagner (1919), Klaus Schulze (1947), and Ferdinand Hiller (1811).

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