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Wolfgang Sawallisch

1923 - 2013

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Wolfgang Sawallisch (26 August 1923 – 22 February 2013) was a German conductor and pianist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wolfgang Sawallisch has received more than 91,082 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Wolfgang Sawallisch is the 454th most popular musician (down from 384th in 2019), the 1,981st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,615th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular German Musician.

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  • 65.72

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Wolfgang Sawallisch ranks 454 out of 2,675Before him are Steve Hackett, Armin van Buuren, Michael Hutchence, Murray Perahia, Jimmy Cobb, and Bruno Mars. After him are Tony Sheridan, Shinichi Suzuki, Ivry Gitlis, Ben Webster, Bill Viola, and Gato Barbieri.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1923, Wolfgang Sawallisch ranks 113Before him are Tito Puente, Charles Durning, Peter Vaughan, Albert Vanhoye, Svetozar Gligorić, and Vladimir Gelfand. After him are Onofre Marimón, Peter Lawford, Edward Mulhare, Alexandre Astruc, Erroll Garner, and Richard Pipes. Among people deceased in 2013, Wolfgang Sawallisch ranks 113Before him are Karen Black, Nguyễn Khánh, Van Cliburn, Jacques Vergès, Muhammad Said Ramadan al-Bouti, and Deanna Durbin. After him are Tony Sheridan, Tom Sharpe, Marta Eggerth, Luis Cubilla, Esther Williams, and Hilary Koprowski.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wolfgang Sawallisch ranks 1,981 out of 5,289Before him are Fridolin von Senger und Etterlin (1891), Hermann Scherchen (1891), Karl Friedrich Mohr (1806), Edmund Heines (1897), Johann Fust (1400), and Charles II, Duke of Brunswick (1804). After him are George Victor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1831), Balthasar Hubmaier (1485), Friedrich Bayer (1825), Albert Forster (1902), Karl Baedeker (1801), and Jürgen Moltmann (1926).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Wolfgang Sawallisch ranks 22Before him are Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (1715), Michael Schenker (1955), Bert Kaempfert (1923), Paul Landers (1964), Richard Z. Kruspe (1967), and Peter Schreier (1935). After him are Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Klaus Voormann (1938), Johann Friedrich Fasch (1688), Christian Lorenz (1966), Christoph Schneider (1966), and Kai Hansen (1963).