Domenico Cimarosa

1749 - 1801

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Domenico Cimarosa (Italian: [doˈmeːniko tʃimaˈrɔːza] (listen); 17 December 1749 – 11 January 1801) was an Italian composer of the Neapolitan school and of the Classical period. He wrote more than eighty operas, the best known of which is Il matrimonio segreto (1792); most of his operas are comedies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Domenico Cimarosa has received more than 182,417 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia. Domenico Cimarosa is the 124th most popular composer (down from 118th in 2019), the 582nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 507th in 2019) and the 27th most popular Composer.

Domenico Cimarosa is most famous for his operas, such as Il matrimonio segreto.

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Among composers, Domenico Cimarosa ranks 124 out of 1,216Before him are Josef Strauss, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Giovanni Gabrieli, Anton Rubinstein, György Ligeti, and Johann Nepomuk Hummel. After him are Pérotin, Krzysztof Penderecki, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Carl Nielsen, Johannes Ockeghem, and Paul Dukas.

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Among people born in 1749, Domenico Cimarosa ranks 7Before him are Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Edward Jenner, Pierre-Simon Laplace, Christian VII of Denmark, Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau, and Nicolas Appert. After him are Yolande de Polastron, Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe, Lorenzo Da Ponte, Daniel Rutherford, Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre, and Adélaïde Labille-Guiard. Among people deceased in 1801, Domenico Cimarosa ranks 3Before him are Paul I of Russia and Novalis. After him are Archduke Maximilian Francis of Austria, Grand Duchess Alexandra Pavlovna of Russia, Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria, Johann Kaspar Lavater, Carl Stamitz, Charles Louis, Hereditary Prince of Baden, Andrea Luchesi, Murad Bey, and Benedict Arnold.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Domenico Cimarosa ranks 582 out of 4,668Before him are Saint Rosalia (1130), Giulio Romano (1499), Bianca Maria Sforza (1472), Alcide De Gasperi (1881), Pope Soter (120), and Piero the Unfortunate (1472). After him are Gallienus (218), Giuliano de' Medici, Duke of Nemours (1479), Lucullus (-118), Umberto Nobile (1885), Grazia Deledda (1871), and Kurt Schuschnigg (1897).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Domenico Cimarosa ranks 27Before him are Jacopo Peri (1561), Ruggero Leoncavallo (1857), Muzio Clementi (1752), Giulio Caccini (1551), Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583), and Giovanni Gabrieli (1557). After him are Gregorio Allegri (1582), Ottorino Respighi (1879), Vincenzo Galilei (1520), Giovanni Paisiello (1740), Vittorio Monti (1868), and Francesco Cavalli (1602).