Arturo Toscanini

1867 - 1957

Arturo Toscanini

Arturo Toscanini (, Italian: [arˈtuːro toskaˈniːni]; March 25, 1867 – January 16, 1957) was an Italian conductor. He was one of the most acclaimed musicians of the late 19th and of the 20th century, renowned for his intensity, his perfectionism, his ear for orchestral detail and sonority, and his eidetic memory. He was at various times the music director of La Scala in Milan and the New York Philharmonic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arturo Toscanini has received more than 620,107 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3rd most popular conductor.

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Among conductors, Arturo Toscanini ranks 3 out of 80Before him are Herbert von Karajan and Claudio Abbado. After him are Zubin Mehta, Daniel Barenboim, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Sergiu Celibidache, Lorin Maazel, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Karl Böhm, Bruno Walter, and Riccardo Muti.

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Among people born in 1867, Arturo Toscanini ranks 6Before him are Marie Curie, Frank Lloyd Wright, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, Józef Piłsudski, and Luigi Pirandello. After him are John Galsworthy, Emil Nolde, Natsume Sōseki, Käthe Kollwitz, Mary of Teck, and Margaret Brown. Among people deceased in 1957, Arturo Toscanini ranks 14Before him are Nikos Kazantzakis, Johannes Stark, Wilhelm Reich, Constantin Brâncuși, Oliver Hardy, and Gichin Funakoshi. After him are Haakon VII of Norway, Henry van de Velde, Walther Bothe, Gabriela Mistral, Gerty Cori, and Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Arturo Toscanini ranks 390 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Sixtus III (390), Pope Nicholas IV (1227), Dino Zoff (1942), Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies (1751), Marcus Aemilius Lepidus (-89), and Reinhold Messner (1944). After him are Philolaus (-470), Pope Celestine IV (1200), Pierre Cardin (1922), Pope Victor III (1027), Pope Adrian II (792), and Luigi Cherubini (1760).


Among conductors born in Italy, Arturo Toscanini ranks 2Before him are Claudio Abbado (1933). After him are Riccardo Muti (1941), Carlo Maria Giulini (1914), Giuseppe Sinopoli (1946), and Riccardo Chailly (1953).

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