Rudolf Kempe

1910 - 1976

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Rudolf Kempe (14 June 1910 – 12 May 1976) was a German conductor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf Kempe has received more than 78,230 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Rudolf Kempe is the 533rd most popular musician (up from 560th in 2019), the 2,339th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,380th in 2019) and the 28th most popular German Musician.

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Among musicians, Rudolf Kempe ranks 533 out of 3,175Before him are Joey DeMaio, Bobby McFerrin, Don Henley, K. K. Downing, Van Cliburn, and Freddie King. After him are James Kottak, Tito Jackson, Bebo Valdés, Tom Fogerty, Guy Bonnet, and Aldo Ciccolini.

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Among people born in 1910, Rudolf Kempe ranks 107Before him are Ngô Đình Nhu, Nouhak Phoumsavanh, Maria Cebotari, Heinz Hoffmann, Dorothea Tanning, and Sylvia Sidney. After him are Ramaswamy Venkataraman, Félix Candela, Ruan Lingyu, Lothar Collatz, Fritz Leiber, and John W. Campbell. Among people deceased in 1976, Rudolf Kempe ranks 86Before him are Kálmán Kalocsay, Paul Morand, Mickey Cohen, Hans von Obstfelder, Henri Eberhardt, and Freddie King. After him are Mikhail Katukov, Mukaghali Makatayev, Elihan Tore, Paul Strand, Howlin' Wolf, and Josef Sudek.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Rudolf Kempe ranks 2,339 out of 7,253Before him are Harro Schulze-Boysen (1909), Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (1562), Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr. (1914), Princess Eleonore of Solms-Hohensolms-Lich (1871), Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713), and Elisabeth of Schönau (1129). After him are Johann David Heinichen (1683), Sibylle of Cleves (1512), Hermann Abert (1871), Marc-André ter Stegen (1992), Stefan Effenberg (1968), and William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1682).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Rudolf Kempe ranks 28Before him are Kai Hansen (1963), Ralf Hütter (1946), Matthias Jabs (1955), Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (1715), and Bert Kaempfert (1923). After him are Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Gottfried Heinrich Bach (1724), Axel Rudi Pell (1960), Uli Jon Roth (1954), Oliver Riedel (1971), and Klaus Voormann (1938).