Benedetto Marcello

1686 - 1739

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Benedetto Giacomo Marcello (Italian: [beneˈdetto marˈtʃɛllo]; 31 July or 1 August 1686 – 24 July 1739) was an Italian composer, writer, advocate, magistrate, and teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Benedetto Marcello has received more than 198,314 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Benedetto Marcello is the 237th most popular composer (down from 212th in 2019), the 1,085th most popular biography from Italy (down from 976th in 2019) and the 54th most popular Italian Composer.

Benedetto Marcello was a composer and a violinist. His most famous work is the opera "La Griselda."

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Benedetto Marcello has had the most page views in the with 21,356 views, followed by Italian (11,989), and Spanish (5,873). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Basque (87.34%), Korean (74.92%), and Occitan (73.93%)


Among composers, Benedetto Marcello ranks 237 out of 1,451Before him are Sofia Gubaidulina, Luigi Nono, William Byrd, Mykola Leontovych, Antonio Caldara, and Stanisław Moniuszko. After him are Charles-Marie Widor, Johan Halvorsen, Johann Adolph Hasse, Henryk Górecki, Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria, and Albert Roussel.

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Among people born in 1686, Benedetto Marcello ranks 3Before him are Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, and Nicola Porpora. After him are Charles, Duke of Berry, Hans Egede, Senesino, Hakuin Ekaku, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, Vasily Tatishchev, Adolphus Frederick III, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Antoine de Jussieu, and Johann Georg Christian, Prince of Lobkowicz. Among people deceased in 1739, Benedetto Marcello ranks 3Before him are Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, and Saliha Sultan. After him are Charles François de Cisternay du Fay, Marie Anne de Bourbon, James Anderson, Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach, Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Reinhard Keiser, Cosmas Damian Asam, Dick Turpin, and George Lillo.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Benedetto Marcello ranks 1,085 out of 5,161Before him are Antonio Caldara (1670), Lars Porsena (-600), Scipione del Ferro (1465), Hiero I of Syracuse (-600), Marcus Claudius Marcellus (-42), and Augustine of Canterbury (510). After him are Miuccia Prada (1949), Gaspar de Guzmán, Count-Duke of Olivares (1587), Andrea Pirlo (1979), Eduard von Böhm-Ermolli (1856), Gino Bartali (1914), and Marcello Gandini (1938).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Benedetto Marcello ranks 54Before him are Andrea Gabrieli (1533), Nicola Porpora (1686), Gaspare Spontini (1774), Giacomo Carissimi (1605), Luigi Nono (1924), and Antonio Caldara (1670). After him are Francesco Durante (1684), Francesco Geminiani (1687), Gioseffo Zarlino (1517), Riccardo Broschi (1698), Antonio Lotti (1667), and Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700).