COMPOSER

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann (German: [ˈʃuːman]; 8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856) was a German composer, pianist, and influential music critic. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era. Schumann left the study of law, intending to pursue a career as a virtuoso pianist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Schumann has received more than 1,990,039 page views. His biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 14th most popular composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Robert Schumann ranks 14 out of 1,008Before him are Richard Wagner, Joseph Haydn, Franz Schubert, George Frideric Handel, Gustav Mahler, and Johannes Brahms. After him are Giacomo Puccini, Edvard Grieg, Antonín Dvořák, Igor Stravinsky, Claudio Monteverdi, and Claude Debussy.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1810, Robert Schumann ranks 2Before him is Frédéric Chopin. After him are Pope Leo XIII, Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour, P. T. Barnum, Alfred de Musset, Éliphas Lévi, Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies, Theodor Schwann, Ferdinand Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Alexandre Colonna-Walewski, and Otto Nicolai. Among people deceased in 1856, Robert Schumann ranks 1After him are Heinrich Heine, Amedeo Avogadro, Nikolai Lobachevsky, Adolphe Adam, Max Stirner, Paul Delaroche, Ľudovít Štúr, Ivan Paskevich, Manuela Sáenz, Étienne Cabet, and 11th Dalai Lama.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Robert Schumann ranks 24 out of 3,763Before him are Max Weber (1864), Anne Frank (1929), Friedrich Engels (1820), Johannes Brahms (1833), Karl Lagerfeld (1933), and Henry Kissinger (1923). After him are Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Heinrich Himmler (1900), Hermann Hesse (1877), Thomas Mann (1875), and Martin Heidegger (1889).