Enrico Caruso

1873 - 1921

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Enrico Caruso (, also US: , Italian: [enˈriːko kaˈruːzo]; 25 February 1873 – 2 August 1921) was an Italian operatic tenor. He sang to great acclaim at the major opera houses of Europe and the Americas, appearing in a wide variety of roles (74) from the Italian and French repertoires that ranged from the lyric to the dramatic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Enrico Caruso has received more than 1,293,918 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 68 in 2019). Enrico Caruso is the 18th most popular singer (up from 19th in 2019), the 204th most popular biography from Italy (up from 214th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Italian Singer.

Enrico Caruso was a famous Italian opera singer who is most famous for his recording of the aria "Vesti la giubba" from Ruggero Leoncavallo's opera Pagliacci.

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Among singers, Enrico Caruso ranks 18 out of 3,541. Before him are Charles Aznavour, Jim Morrison, David Bowie, Julio Iglesias, Montserrat Caballé, and Adriano Celentano. After him are Demis Roussos, Plácido Domingo, Tupac Shakur, James Brown, Barbra Streisand, and Farinelli.

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Among people born in 1873, Enrico Caruso ranks 3Before him are Sergei Rachmaninoff and Thérèse of Lisieux. After him are Colette, Konstantin von Neurath, Jules Rimet, Alexis Carrel, Thomas Andrews, Johannes V. Jensen, Henri Barbusse, Karl Schwarzschild, and Alfred Jarry. Among people deceased in 1921, Enrico Caruso ranks 2Before him is Camille Saint-Saëns. After him are Peter Kropotkin, Peter I of Serbia, Talaat Pasha, Gabriel Lippmann, Ludwig III of Bavaria, John Boyd Dunlop, Carl Menger, Roman von Ungern-Sternberg, Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, and Alfred Hermann Fried.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Enrico Caruso ranks 204 out of 4,088. Before him are Pope Honorius III (1148), Enzo Ferrari (1898), Pope Alexander VIII (1610), Servius Tullius (-600), Adriano Celentano (1938), and Juvenal (50). After him are Piero della Francesca (1415), Giorgio Armani (1934), Pope Eugene IV (1383), Pope Clement XIII (1693), Pope Alexander VII (1599), and Domenico Ghirlandaio (1448).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Enrico Caruso ranks 3Before him are Luciano Pavarotti (1935) and Adriano Celentano (1938). After him are Farinelli (1705), Andrea Bocelli (1958), Toto Cutugno (1943), Albano Carrisi (1943), Domenico Modugno (1928), Salvatore Adamo (1943), Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), Mirella Freni (1935), and Eros Ramazzotti (1963).