Domenico Modugno

1928 - 1994

Domenico Modugno

Domenico Modugno (Italian pronunciation: [doˈmeːniko moˈduɲɲo]; 9 January 1928 – 6 August 1994) was an Italian singer, songwriter, actor, guitarist, and later in life, a member of the Italian Parliament. He is known for his 1958 international hit song "Nel blu dipinto di blu", for which he received Grammy Awards for Record and Song of the Year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Domenico Modugno has received more than 366,665 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 91st most popular singer.

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  • 55

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among singers, Domenico Modugno ranks 91 out of 3,001Before him are Gwen Stefani, Steven Tyler, Morrissey, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Harry Belafonte, and Roy Orbison. After him are Celine Dion, Rihanna, Mercedes Sosa, John Lee Hooker, Bing Crosby, and Dolly Parton.

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Among people born in 1928, Domenico Modugno ranks 39Before him are Elie Wiesel, Alexander Grothendieck, Geert Hofstede, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Queen Fabiola of Belgium, and Martin Landau. After him are Hans Küng, Li Ka-shing, Peyo, Carlos Fuentes, Herbert Kroemer, and Maya Angelou. Among people deceased in 1994, Domenico Modugno ranks 27Before him are Mas Oyama, George Peppard, Jack Kirby, Dorothy Hodgkin, Guy Debord, and Henry Mancini. After him are John Wayne Gacy, Pierre Boulle, André Michel Lwoff, Juvénal Habyarimana, Paul Delvaux, and Robert Doisneau.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Domenico Modugno ranks 684 out of 3,282Before him are Pietro da Cortona (1596), Aulus Gellius (123), Pope Alexander II (1010), William II of Sicily (1153), Andrea Pozzo (1642), and Andrea Pisano (1290). After him are Lorenzo Lotto (1480), Pope Romanus (850), Angela Merici (1474), Pope Anastasius IV (1073), Joseph of Cupertino (1603), and Pope Theodore II (840).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Domenico Modugno ranks 9Before him are Adriano Celentano (1938), Farinelli (1705), Andrea Bocelli (1958), Albano Carrisi (1943), Salvatore Adamo (1943), and Toto Cutugno (1943). After him are Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), Eros Ramazzotti (1963), Renata Tebaldi (1922), Mina (1940), Mario Del Monaco (1915), and Barbara Strozzi (1619).

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