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Rued Langgaard

1893 - 1952

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Rued Langgaard (Danish: [ˈʁuðˀ ˈlɑŋˌkɒˀ]; born Rud Immanuel Langgaard; 28 July 1893 – 10 July 1952) was a late-Romantic Danish composer and organist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rued Langgaard has received more than 90,542 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rued Langgaard is the 687th most popular composer (up from 705th in 2019), the 249th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 273rd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Danish Composer.

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Among composers, Rued Langgaard ranks 687 out of 1,216Before him are Jakov Gotovac, Oskar Nedbal, Alonso Mudarra, Nikolai Tcherepnin, Mieczysław Karłowicz, and Aleksandra Pakhmutova. After him are Christian Cannabich, Mélanie Bonis, Wim Mertens, Krzysztof Komeda, Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, and Antoine Forqueray.

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Among people born in 1893, Rued Langgaard ranks 114Before him are Farabundo Martí, Sükhbaataryn Yanjmaa, Meghnad Saha, Cedric Gibbons, Ernst Marischka, and Bugs Moran. After him are Mina Witkojc, Jean Acker, Harold Laski, Stanisław Szukalski, Olga Baclanova, and Bekir Çoban-zade. Among people deceased in 1952, Rued Langgaard ranks 73Before him are Vasili Eroshenko, Keisuke Okada, Theodoros Pangalos, Richard Hildebrandt, Sameera Moussa, and Sergei Bortkiewicz. After him are Johan Nygaardsvold, Takenoshin Nakai, Matrona Nikonova, Carlo Sforza, Juan Yagüe, and Max Dehn.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Rued Langgaard ranks 249 out of 893Before him are Eugenius Warming (1841), Princess Dagmar of Denmark (1890), Jens Otto Krag (1914), Paul Gustav Fischer (1860), Georg Jensen (1866), and Princess Thyra of Denmark (1880). After him are Erik Scavenius (1877), Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann (1805), Frederick Christian I, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1721), Søren Lerby (1958), Hedwig of Denmark (1581), and Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg (1573).

Among COMPOSERS In Denmark

Among composers born in Denmark, Rued Langgaard ranks 4Before him are Carl Nielsen (1865), Niels Gade (1817), and Hans Christian Lumbye (1810). After him are Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann (1805), Per Nørgård (1932), Emil Hartmann (1836), Vagn Holmboe (1909), Peter Arnold Heise (1830), Hans Abrahamsen (1952), Jesper Kyd (1972), and Poul Ruders (1949).