Randall Thompson

1899 - 1984

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Randall Thompson (April 21, 1899 – July 9, 1984) was an American composer, particularly noted for his choral works. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Randall Thompson has received more than 92,284 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Randall Thompson is the 1,190th most popular composer, the 11,225th most popular biography from United States and the 120th most popular American Composer.

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  • 15

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  • 2.24

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  • 2.80

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Among composers, Randall Thompson ranks 1,190 out of 1,228Before him are Frank Loesser, Edvin Marton, Magnus Lindberg, Steve Roach, Don Davis, and Jeremy Soule. After him are Anne Dudley, Ludovic Bource, Erik Mongrain, Arturo Rodas, Christophe Beck, and Marc Shaiman.

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Among people born in 1899, Randall Thompson ranks 236Before him are Glenn Strange, Eric Linklater, Carlos P. Romulo, Aline MacMahon, Percy Lavon Julian, and Seán Lemass. After him are Cyril Radcliffe, 1st Viscount Radcliffe and Gertrude Berg. Among people deceased in 1984, Randall Thompson ranks 214Before him are John Betjeman, Ken Armstrong, June Marlowe, Balasaraswati, Ernest Tubb, and Tex Gibbons. After him is Eric Morecambe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Randall Thompson ranks 11,225 out of 15,968Before him are Katharine McPhee (1984), Hank Williams Jr. (1949), Scott Altman (1959), Jeanne Shaheen (1947), Ann C. Crispin (1950), and Dawn Wells (1938). After him are Biz Stone (1974), Cheryl Lynn (1957), Susan Bernard (1948), Davis Guggenheim (1963), Steve Oedekerk (1961), and Frank Iero (1981).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Randall Thompson ranks 120Before him are Bernie Worrell (1944), Norman Dello Joio (1913), Frank Loesser (1910), Steve Roach (1955), Don Davis (1957), and Jeremy Soule (1975). After him are Marc Shaiman (1959), Justin Hurwitz (1985), Jonathan Larson (1960), John Ottman (1964), Rhys Chatham (1952), and Eric Whitacre (1970).