Zoltán Kodály

1882 - 1967

Zoltán Kodály

Zoltán Kodály (; Hungarian: Kodály Zoltán, pronounced [ˈkodaːj ˈzoltaːn]; 16 December 1882 – 6 March 1967) was a Hungarian composer, ethnomusicologist, pedagogue, linguist, and philosopher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zoltán Kodály has received more than 355,901 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 95th most popular composer.

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  • 47

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  • 9.73

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  • 2.60

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Among composers, Zoltán Kodály ranks 95 out of 1,008Before him are Mikis Theodorakis, François Couperin, Adolphe Adam, Olivier Messiaen, Luigi Cherubini, and Josquin des Prez. After him are Pietro Mascagni, Paul Hindemith, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Carlo Gesualdo, Mily Balakirev, and Jacopo Peri.

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Among people born in 1882, Zoltán Kodály ranks 19Before him are Günther von Kluge, Emmy Noether, Kurt von Schleicher, Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, Edward Hopper, and Melanie Klein. After him are Mohammad Mosaddegh, Arthur Eddington, Abd el-Krim, James Franck, Umberto Boccioni, and Abdullah I of Jordan. Among people deceased in 1967, Zoltán Kodály ranks 8Before him are René Magritte, Konrad Adenauer, Puyi, Vivien Leigh, J. Robert Oppenheimer, and Edward Hopper. After him are Mohammad Mosaddegh, Spencer Tracy, Clement Attlee, Jack Ruby, André Maurois, and John Coltrane.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Zoltán Kodály ranks 27 out of 500Before him are Ignaz Semmelweis (1818), Louis I of Hungary (1326), Andrew II of Hungary (1175), Victor Vasarely (1906), Dennis Gabor (1900), and Edward Teller (1908). After him are Ilona Staller (1951), Jadwiga of Poland (1374), Mary, Queen of Hungary (1371), Ernő Rubik (1944), Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria (1868), and Béla III of Hungary (1148).

Among COMPOSERS In Hungary

Among composers born in Hungary, Zoltán Kodály ranks 1After him are Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778), Emmerich Kálmán (1882), Miklós Rózsa (1907), Hans Richter (1843), Karl Goldmark (1830), Joseph Kosma (1905), Ferenc Erkel (1810), Hans Swarowsky (1899), Leó Weiner (1885), Princess Maria Antonia Koháry (null), and Ferenc Farkas (1905).

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