Ary Barroso

1903 - 1964

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Ary de Resende Barroso (1903–1964), better known as Ary Barroso, was a Brazilian composer, pianist, soccer commentator, and talent-show host on radio and TV. He was one of Brazil's most successful songwriters in the first half of the 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ary Barroso has received more than 118,997 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ary Barroso is the 790th most popular composer (down from 753rd in 2019), the 264th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 246th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Brazilian Composer.

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Among composers, Ary Barroso ranks 790 out of 1,228Before him are Otakar Ševčík, Nobuo Uematsu, Francesco Feo, Sigismondo d'India, Alexei Lvov, and Julius Röntgen. After him are Johann Gottlieb Graun, Peter Benoit, Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel, Cornelius Gurlitt, István Kertész, and Daniel Alomía Robles.

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Among people born in 1903, Ary Barroso ranks 144Before him are Joseph Cornell, Takiji Kobayashi, Ma Bufang, Diana Vreeland, Ferenc Nagy, and Barbara Hepworth. After him are John Williams, Peppino De Filippo, Anatoly Alexandrov, Corrado Bafile, Yeshayahu Leibowitz, and Lina Radke. Among people deceased in 1964, Ary Barroso ranks 89Before him are Carel Godin de Beaufort, Sofoklis Venizelos, Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange, Pietro Serantoni, Joseph Marx, and Khawaja Nazimuddin. After him are Francisco Canaro, Heinrich von Brentano, Alvin York, Maithili Sharan Gupt, Eugen Sänger, and Jim Reeves.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Ary Barroso ranks 264 out of 1,947Before him are Moacir Claudino Pinto (1936), Norma Bengell (1935), Márcio Amoroso (1974), Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus (1965), Nílton de Sordi (1931), and Felipe Melo (1983). After him are Roberto Dinamite (1954), Ruy Barbosa (1849), Luiz Gonzaga (1912), Antônio Fagundes (1949), Edmundo (1971), and David Luiz (1987).

Among COMPOSERS In Brazil

Among composers born in Brazil, Ary Barroso ranks 3Before him are Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887) and Antônio Carlos Gomes (1836). After him are Chiquinha Gonzaga (1847), Egberto Gismonti (1947), Camargo Guarnieri (1907), and Alexandre Levy (1864).