Rikard Nordraak

1842 - 1866

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Rikard Nordraak (12 June 1842 – 20 March 1866) was a Norwegian composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rikard Nordraak has received more than 43,492 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Rikard Nordraak is the 580th most popular composer (down from 463rd in 2019), the 128th most popular biography from Norway (down from 102nd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Norwegian Composer.

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Among composers, Rikard Nordraak ranks 580 out of 1,228Before him are Ernst Krenek, Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Anton Schindler, Tielman Susato, Helmut Lachenmann, and Johann Strauss III. After him are Michael Kamen, Johann Kirnberger, Alexandre Guilmant, Antônio Carlos Gomes, Leo Fall, and Agustín Lara.

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Among people born in 1842, Rikard Nordraak ranks 48Before him are Carl Zeller, José-Maria de Heredia, Maria Konopnicka, Grand Duchess Alexandra Alexandrovna of Russia, Hugo Schuchardt, and Emil Christian Hansen. After him are Alexandre Ribot, Carl Millöcker, Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld, Eloy Alfaro, Maurice Rouvier, and Ellen Swallow Richards. Among people deceased in 1866, Rikard Nordraak ranks 13Before him are Tokugawa Iemochi, Philipp Franz von Siebold, William Whewell, Thomas Hodgkin, Adolph Diesterweg, and Friedrich Rückert. After him are Nadezhda Durova, Carl Jonas Love Almqvist, Alexander von Nordmann, Winfield Scott, Jan Kalivoda, and Massimo d'Azeglio.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Rikard Nordraak ranks 128 out of 735Before him are Jørgen Moe (1813), Belle Gunness (1859), Princess Märtha Louise of Norway (1971), Colin Archer (1832), Knut Haugland (1917), and Trygve Bratteli (1910). After him are Anne Holt (1958), Ole Einar Bjørndalen (1974), Frits Thaulow (1847), May-Britt Moser (1963), Ole Gunnar Solskjær (1973), and Jens Munk (1579).

Among COMPOSERS In Norway

Among composers born in Norway, Rikard Nordraak ranks 5Before him are Edvard Grieg (1843), Johan Halvorsen (1864), Johan Svendsen (1840), and Christian Sinding (1856). After him are Knut Nystedt (1915), Harald Sæverud (1897), Geirr Tveitt (1908), Halfdan Kjerulf (1815), Fartein Valen (1887), Klaus Egge (1906), and Thomas Bergersen (1980).