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Pavel Haas

1899 - 1944

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Pavel Haas (21 June 1899 – 17 October 1944) was a Czech composer who was murdered during the Holocaust. He was an exponent of Leoš Janáček's school of composition, and also utilized elements of folk music and jazz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pavel Haas has received more than 90,966 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Pavel Haas is the 470th most popular composer (up from 507th in 2019), the 217th most popular biography from Czechia (up from 221st in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Czech Composer.

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Among composers, Pavel Haas ranks 470 out of 1,216Before him are Grock, Johann Christoph Pepusch, Erwin Schulhoff, Bill Conti, Peter Cornelius, and Paul Bowles. After him are Einojuhani Rautavaara, James Newton Howard, Vicente Martín y Soler, Henri Duparc, Antonio Sacchini, and Luigi Rossi.

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Among people born in 1899, Pavel Haas ranks 78Before him are Walter Lantz, Michał Kalecki, Adam Rainer, Ida Kamińska, Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, and Alma Reville. After him are Irving Thalberg, Artur da Costa e Silva, Nikolay Voronov, Akim Tamiroff, Hans Krása, and Veit Harlan. Among people deceased in 1944, Pavel Haas ranks 104Before him are Tanya Savicheva, Hiroyoshi Nishizawa, Nikolai Polikarpov, Bernardino Machado, Felix Nussbaum, and Hannah Szenes. After him are Fritz Witt, Emanuel Ringelblum, Heinz Brandt, Ethel Smyth, Walter Heitz, and Hans Krása.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Pavel Haas ranks 217 out of 973Before him are Boleslaus III, Duke of Bohemia (950), Vladimír Menšík (1929), Victor Kugler (1900), Alois Eliáš (1890), Erwin Schulhoff (1894), and Oldřich, Duke of Bohemia (970). After him are Karel Brückner (1939), Wojciech Żywny (1756), Toyen (1902), Vítězslav Novák (1870), Franz Xaver Richter (1709), and Jan Saudek (1935).

Among COMPOSERS In Czechia

Among composers born in Czechia, Pavel Haas ranks 22Before him are Viktor Ullmann (1898), Jan Ladislav Dussek (1760), Georg Benda (1722), Zdeněk Fibich (1850), Johann Baptist Wanhal (1739), and Erwin Schulhoff (1894). After him are Vítězslav Novák (1870), Franz Xaver Richter (1709), Karel Svoboda (1938), Hans Krása (1899), Antonio Rosetti (1746), and Leopold Koželuch (1747).