Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms bio

Birth Name: Johannes Brahms

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Hamburg

Date Of Birth: May 7, 1833

Date Of Death: April 3, 1897

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Johannes Brahms was born on the 7th of May, 1833. He was famous for being a Composer. Virtuoso pianist and composer whose best-known pieces include “Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel” and the “Saint Anthony Variations.” He has been referred to as one of the “Three Bs,” alongside Bach and Beethoven. He was a notorious perfectionist and destroyed several of his own works.

Johannes Brahms was born in Hamburg. He played music in brothels as a child to help keep his family afloat financially. He destroyed many of his early compositions because he was dissatisfied with their amateurish quality. He sought to fuse his musical works with both the purity of German compositions and the Romantic sensibilities of his era.

Johannes Brahms was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johannes Brahms was born in 1830s.

Johannes Brahms 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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Personal Life

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Johannes Brahms was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Johannes Brahms
NICKNAME: Johannes
RELIGION: Lutheran
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Johannes Brahms was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Johannes Brahms 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: Johannes Brahms had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Johannes Brahms’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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