Johann Pachelbel Rank
About Johann Pachelbel
Johann Pachelbel is credited for helping the south German organ schools rise to their peak. The German composer, organist and teacher composed both secular and sacred music. He is also considered to be one of the middle Baroque era’s most important composers as a result of his contributions to the fugue and chorale prelude’s development. His most popular works include “Chaconne in F minor”, “Canon in D”, “Hexachordum Apollinis”.
His father, Johann Pachelbel was a wine dealer. His mother’s name was Anna Maria Mair. He was married twice: his first wife, Barbara Gabler died in 1683. His second wife’s name was Judith Drommer. He was a father to 2 daughters and 6 sons including painter Amalia and composers Charles Theodore and Wilhelm Hieronymus.
He died in March 1706 at 52 years old.
Johann Pachelbel Rank
F.A.Q. about Johann Pachelbel
When is his birthday?
Johann Pachelbel's birthday is on September 1, 1653.
In how many days is his birthday?
Johann's birthday is in 35 days
How old was Johann when he died?
He was 52 years old.
When did he die?
He died in March 3, 1706.
How old would he be today?
Johann Pachelbel would be 367 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Johann from?
He was born in Free Imperial City of Nuremberg.
Johann Pachelbel's Popularity
Johann Pachelbel was a famous German composer, who was born on September 1, 1653. As a person born on this date, Johann Pachelbel is listed in our database as the 44th most popular celebrity for the day (September 1).
People born on September 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Johann Pachelbel is the 1237th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Johann Pachelbel's birthday, Johann Pachelbel is the 140th most famous German.
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