Beniamino Gigli

1890 - 1957

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Beniamino Gigli ( JEE-lee, Italian: [benjaˈmiːno ˈdʒiʎʎi]; 20 March 1890 – 30 November 1957) was an Italian opera singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beniamino Gigli has received more than 190,252 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Beniamino Gigli is the 173rd most popular singer (up from 174th in 2019), the 1,103rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,100th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Italian Singer.

Beniamino Gigli was a famous Italian tenor from the early 20th century. He is most famous for his operatic performances.

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Among singers, Beniamino Gigli ranks 173 out of 3,541Before him are Tony Bennett, Marie-Louise O'Murphy, Al Jarreau, Ofra Haza, Giuseppe Di Stefano, and Laura Branigan. After him are Bill Withers, David Coverdale, Esma Redžepova, Bob Geldof, Tori Amos, and Barbara Strozzi.

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Among people born in 1890, Beniamino Gigli ranks 43Before him are Viktor Lutze, Ronald Fisher, Karl Harrer, Nikolai Trubetzkoy, Habibullāh Kalakāni, and Jacques Ibert. After him are Naum Gabo, Elsa Schiaparelli, Rose Kennedy, Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, Moša Pijade, and Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern. Among people deceased in 1957, Beniamino Gigli ranks 39Before him are Prince George of Greece and Denmark, V. Gordon Childe, Richard E. Byrd, José Leandro Andrade, Erich Auerbach, and Maurice Garin. After him are Hermann Buhl, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Max Ophüls, Ernst Gräfenberg, Johnny Torrio, and Giovanni Battista Caproni.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Beniamino Gigli ranks 1,103 out of 4,088Before him are Giacomo Carissimi (1605), Princess Henriette Adelaide of Savoy (1636), Giuseppe Di Stefano (1921), Marco Ferreri (1928), Leonardo Leo (1694), and Nero Julius Caesar (6). After him are Romano Guardini (1885), Federico Barocci (1535), Adelaide of Austria (1822), Melozzo da Forlì (1438), Bianca Cappello (1548), and Francesco Rosi (1922).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Beniamino Gigli ranks 16Before him are Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), Mirella Freni (1935), Eros Ramazzotti (1963), Renata Tebaldi (1922), Mina (1940), and Giuseppe Di Stefano (1921). After him are Barbara Strozzi (1619), Mario Del Monaco (1915), Franco Corelli (1921), Gianni Morandi (1944), Alessandro Moreschi (1858), and Fabrizio De André (1940).