COMPOSER

Paul Abraham

1892 - 1960

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Paul Abraham (Hungarian: Ábrahám Pál; 2 November 1892 – 6 May 1960) was a Jewish-Hungarian composer of operettas, who scored major successes in the German-speaking world. His specialty – and own innovation – was the insertion of jazz interludes into operettas.Abraham was born in Apatin, Austria-Hungary (today Serbia), and studied at the Royal National Hungarian Academy of Music in Budapest from 1910 to 1916. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Abraham has received more than 51,212 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Paul Abraham is the 307th most popular composer (up from 380th in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from Serbia (down from 60th in 2019) and the most popular Serbian Composer.

Paul Abraham is most famous for his work in the world of fashion. He has been designing and selling clothes for over twenty years. His clothes are known for their quality and comfort.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Paul Abraham ranks 307 out of 1,228Before him are Angelo Badalamenti, Keith Emerson, Giovanni Bononcini, Joseph Lanner, Karl Richter, and Josef Mysliveček. After him are Cipriano de Rore, Antonio Soler, Dmitry Bortniansky, François-Adrien Boieldieu, Ernst von Dohnányi, and Gustave Charpentier.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1892, Paul Abraham ranks 56Before him are József Mindszenty, Bolesław Bierut, Oswald Pohl, Hjalmar Siilasvuo, Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth, and Mikhail Kirponos. After him are Rafael Moreno Aranzadi, J. B. S. Haldane, Tamon Yamaguchi, Richard Neutra, Tazio Nuvolari, and Günther Blumentritt. Among people deceased in 1960, Paul Abraham ranks 33Before him are Friedrich Adler, Eddie Cochran, Felix Kersten, Hugo Alfvén, Victor Klemperer, and Ana Pauker. After him are Ida Rubinstein, Salvatore Ferragamo, Ernst von Dohnányi, Soghomon Tehlirian, Archduchess Elisabeth Amalie of Austria, and Antonie Pannekoek.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Paul Abraham ranks 61 out of 469Before him are Alexander Karađorđević, Prince of Serbia (1806), Dobrica Ćosić (1921), Vesna Vulović (1950), Gojko Mitić (1940), Aleksandar Vučić (1970), and Moša Pijade (1890). After him are Draga Mašin (1864), Filip Vujanović (1954), Dušan Simović (1882), Vujadin Boškov (1931), Radivoj Korać (1938), and Thomas Nagel (1937).

Among COMPOSERS In Serbia

Among composers born in Serbia, Paul Abraham ranks 1After him are Stevan Mokranjac (1856) and Sanja Ilić (1951).