Antonio Cesti

1623 - 1669

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Pietro Marc'Antonio Cesti (Italian pronunciation: [anˈtɔːnjo ˈtʃesti]) (baptism 5 August 1623 – 14 October 1669), known today primarily as an Italian composer of the Baroque era, was also a singer (tenor), and organist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonio Cesti has received more than 59,451 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Antonio Cesti is the 290th most popular singer (down from 275th in 2019), the 1,600th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,484th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Italian Singer.

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Among singers, Antonio Cesti ranks 290 out of 3,541Before him are Selena, Dusty Springfield, Asmahan, Renata Scotto, Vicente Fernández, and Cab Calloway. After him are Wolf Biermann, Alfredo Kraus, Katy Perry, Victoria de los Ángeles, The Singing Nun, and Glenn Hughes.

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Among people born in 1623, Antonio Cesti ranks 5Before him are Blaise Pascal, William Petty, Ferdinand Verbiest, and Zhu Youlang. After him are Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Margravine Hedwig Sophie of Brandenburg. Among people deceased in 1669, Antonio Cesti ranks 6Before him are Rembrandt, Pope Clement IX, Henrietta Maria of France, Pietro da Cortona, and François l'Olonnais. After him are Maria Miloslavskaya, François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort, Louis, Duke of Vendôme, Arnold Geulincx, Antonio Bertali, and Pieter Post.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Antonio Cesti ranks 1,600 out of 4,088Before him are Cesare Prandelli (1957), Princess Marie of Orléans (1813), Alessandro Costacurta (1966), Ansprand (657), Amadeus II, Count of Savoy (1050), and Vincent Pallotti (1795). After him are Dino Grandi (1895), Carlo Urbani (1956), Angelo Schiavio (1905), Remo Giazotto (1910), Philip I, Prince of Taranto (1278), and Alfredo Casella (1883).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Antonio Cesti ranks 28Before him are Fabrizio De André (1940), Tito Gobbi (1913), Umberto Tozzi (1952), Giuseppina Strepponi (1815), Zucchero Fornaciari (1955), and Renata Scotto (1934). After him are Ornella Vanoni (1934), Rita Pavone (1945), Giuditta Pasta (1797), Bobby Solo (1945), Laura Pausini (1974), and Serge Reggiani (1922).