Silvestre Revueltas

1899 - 1940

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Silvestre Revueltas Sánchez (December 31, 1899 – October 5, 1940) was a Mexican composer of classical music, a violinist and a conductor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Silvestre Revueltas has received more than 113,251 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Silvestre Revueltas is the 844th most popular composer (down from 740th in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 125th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Mexican Composer.

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Among composers, Silvestre Revueltas ranks 844 out of 1,228Before him are John Tavener, Ralph Benatzky, Giacomo Antonio Perti, Carlo Rustichelli, Percy Faith, and Knut Nystedt. After him are Korla Awgust Kocor, Paul Dessau, Boris Lyatoshinsky, Matthew Locke, Alberto Iglesias, and Felix Draeseke.

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Among people born in 1899, Silvestre Revueltas ranks 144Before him are Nie Rongzhen, Aleksandr Deyneka, Alexander Tcherepnin, Jeralean Talley, Leonid Leonov, and Jón Leifs. After him are Yury Olesha, Peter Wessel Zapffe, Aleksander Zawadzki, Soraya Tarzi, Armand Salacrou, and Weegee. Among people deceased in 1940, Silvestre Revueltas ranks 97Before him are Karl Muck, Gunnar Höckert, José Félix Estigarribia, Umberto Caligaris, Tom Mix, and Raymond Smith Dugan. After him are Charles de Broqueville, Janusz Kusociński, Jaan Teemant, Vítězslava Kaprálová, Albert Richter, and Ivane Javakhishvili.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Silvestre Revueltas ranks 148 out of 487Before him are Demián Bichir (1963), Amado Nervo (1870), Gael García Bernal (1978), Ignacio Comonfort (1812), Helena Rojo (1944), and Fernando Colunga (1966). After him are Alfonso Reyes (1889), Rafael Márquez (1979), José María Iglesias (1823), Juan Almonte (1803), José Emilio Pacheco (1939), and Luis Donaldo Colosio (1950).

Among COMPOSERS In Mexico

Among composers born in Mexico, Silvestre Revueltas ranks 5Before him are Manuel Ponce (1886), Agustín Lara (1897), Carlos Chávez (1899), and Juventino Rosas (1868). After him are Arturo Márquez (1950).