Pina Bausch

1940 - 2009

Pina Bausch

Philippine "Pina" Bausch (27 July 1940 – 30 June 2009) was a German dancer and choreographer who, with a blend of movement, sound, and prominent stage sets, and with performers during the development of a piece (a style now known as Tanztheater), became an influence in the field of modern dance from the 1970s on. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pina Bausch has received more than 507,303 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 7th most popular dancer.

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  • 68.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among dancers, Pina Bausch ranks 7 out of 66Before her are Mata Hari, Isadora Duncan, Anna Pavlova, Rudolf Nureyev, Vaslav Nijinsky, and Josephine Baker. After her are Marius Petipa, Maurice Béjart, Bobby Farrell, Margot Fonteyn, Maya Plisetskaya, and Marie Taglioni.

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Among people born in 1940, Pina Bausch ranks 22Before her are J. M. Coetzee, J. M. G. Le Clézio, Saparmurat Niyazov, Michael Gambon, Michel Temer, and Bartholomew I of Constantinople. After her are Peter Fonda, John Hurt, Martin Sheen, Brian De Palma, Giorgio Moroder, and Abbas Kiarostami. Among people deceased in 2009, Pina Bausch ranks 6Before her are Michael Jackson, Patrick Swayze, Claude Lévi-Strauss, Kim Dae-jung, and Aage Bohr. After her are Paul Samuelson, David Carradine, Roh Moo-hyun, Corazon Aquino, Ted Kennedy, and Maurice Jarre.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Pina Bausch ranks 275 out of 3,763Before her are Irma Grese (1923), Paul Hindemith (1895), Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Heinrich von Kleist (1777), and Franz Mesmer (1734). After her are Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710), Johann Friedrich Struensee (1737), Albrecht Altdorfer (1480), Otto Dix (1891), Klaus Barbie (1913), and Thomas à Kempis (1380).

Among DANCERS In Germany

Among dancers born in Germany, Pina Bausch ranks 1After her are Mary Wigman (1886).