William Schuman

1910 - 1992

William Schuman

William Howard Schuman (August 4, 1910 – February 15, 1992) was an American composer and arts administrator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Schuman has received more than 113,814 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 921st most popular composer.

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  • 110k

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  • 43.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, William Schuman ranks 921 out of 1,008Before him are Petr Eben, Craig Armstrong, Yasuharu Takanashi, David Diamond, Andrei Eshpai, and Koji Kondo. After him are Mark Snow, Marco Beltrami, Gunther Schuller, Valeri Brainin, Victor Herbert, and Jan A. P. Kaczmarek.

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Among people born in 1910, William Schuman ranks 213Before him are Henri Louveau, Hilde Schrader, Abraham Polonsky, Duncan McNaughton, Ralph Metcalfe, and Ramón Zabalo. After him are Aldo Donati, George Kojac, Jack Shea, Jane Wyatt, Gordon B. Hinckley, and Peter Hirt. Among people deceased in 1992, William Schuman ranks 167Before him are Marsha P. Johnson, Earle Meadows, Amjad Khan, Sven Delblanc, Bep van Klaveren, and Sidney Nolan. After him are Peter Hirt, Mae Clarke, Brenda Marshall, Nancy Walker, Sterling Holloway, and Red Mitchell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Schuman ranks 6,001 out of 12,171Before him are Michael Kelly (1969), Donnie Wahlberg (1969), CM Punk (1978), Garrett Morris (1937), Diane di Prima (1934), and Alfonso Ribeiro (1971). After him are Richard Henry Lee (1732), Akebono Tarō (1969), Tracy Chevalier (1962), Elliott Smith (1969), Kesha (1987), and Wayne Newton (1942).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, William Schuman ranks 60Before him are Glenn Branca (1948), Paul Whiteman (1890), Milton Babbitt (1916), John Corigliano (1938), Michael Giacchino (1967), and David Diamond (1915). After him are Mark Snow (1946), Marco Beltrami (1966), Gunther Schuller (1925), John Kander (1927), William Christie (1944), and Elliot Goldenthal (1954).