Scott Joplin Rank
About Scott Joplin
Scott Joplin was a top American pianist and composer who was described by many as the ‘King of Ragtime’. He’s mostly remembered for his 1899 musical composition titled "Maple Leaf Rag". Some of his popular works are:
- “Original Rags” (1899)
- “Sunflower Slow Drag” (1901)
- “Elite Syncopations” (1902)
- Giles Joplin (father)
- Florence Givens (mother)
- Lottie Stokes (married in 1909)
Below are some of the musician’s achievements:
- Songwriters Hall of Fame – inducted in 1970
- Pulitzer Prize (1976)
- Louis Walk of Fame – inducted in 1989
He was trained by Julius Weiss, a renowned German music tutor.
In 1983, a stamp was issued by the United States Postal Service to celebrate the pianist.
Scott Joplin Rank
F.A.Q. about Scott Joplin
When is his birthday?
Scott Joplin's birthday is on November 24, 1867.
In how many days is his birthday?
Scott's birthday is in 356 days
How old was Scott when he died?
He was 49 years old.
When did he die?
He died in April 1, 1917.
How old would he be today?
Scott Joplin would be 154 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Scott from?
He was born in Texarkana, Texas, U.S..
Scott Joplin's Popularity
Scott Joplin was a famous American composer, musician, and pianist, who was born on November 24, 1867. As a person born on this date, Scott Joplin is listed in our database as the 34th most popular celebrity for the day (November 24) and the 7th most popular for the year (1867).
People born on November 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Scott Joplin is the 873rd most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Scott Joplin's birthday, Scott Joplin is the 7216th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Texarkana, Texas, U.S.
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