Johann Pachelbel

Johann Pachelbel bio

Birth Name: Johann Pachelbel

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Nuremberg

Date Of Birth: September 1, 1653

Date Of Death: March 9, 1706

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Johann Pachelbel was born on the 1st of September, 1653. He was popular for being a Composer. Baroque composer and organist known for “Canon in D” and for his contributions to the south German organ tradition. He has been named one of the most important contributors to the middle Baroque era for his fugue and chorale prelude pieces.

Johann Pachelbel was born in Nuremberg. He studied music at the University of Altdorf, beginning in 1669, but had to leave without completing even a year because of finances. He composed numerous works for chorales, choirs, and keyboards, some of which–“Chaconne in F minor,” “Toccata in E minor,” and the “Hexachordum Apollinis”–are still frequently performed.

Johann Pachelbel was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johann Pachelbel was born in 1650s.

Johann Pachelbel is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Johann Pachelbel’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Johann Pachelbel’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Johann Pachelbel was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Johann Pachelbel
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Johann Pachelbel was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Johann Pachelbel was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Johann Pachelbel had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Johann Pachelbel’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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