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Francesco Durante

1684 - 1755

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Francesco Durante (31 March 1684 – 30 September 1755) was a Neapolitan composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Francesco Durante has received more than 74,951 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Francesco Durante is the 331st most popular composer (down from 329th in 2019), the 1,370th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,369th in 2019) and the 69th most popular Italian Composer.

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Among composers, Francesco Durante ranks 331 out of 1,216Before him are Antonio Lotti, Pierre De Geyter, Johann Joseph Fux, Luca Marenzio, Henri Dutilleux, and Giovanni Bononcini. After him are Ignaz Moscheles, Heinrich Isaac, Samuel Scheidt, Mykola Leontovych, Alfred Einstein, and Marcel Dupré.

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Among people born in 1684, Francesco Durante ranks 6Before him are Catherine I of Russia, Jean-Antoine Watteau, Ludvig Holberg, Maria Barbara Bach, and Tokugawa Yoshimune. After him are Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg, Johann Gottfried Walther, Edward Vernon, Kurt Christoph Graf von Schwerin, Robert Maynard, and Jean Astruc. Among people deceased in 1755, Francesco Durante ranks 4Before him are Montesquieu, Gerard Majella, and Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon. After him are Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, Princess Albertina Frederica of Baden-Durlach, Johann Georg Gmelin, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, Johann Georg Pisendel, Philipp Stamma, Stepan Krasheninnikov, and Edward Braddock.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Francesco Durante ranks 1,370 out of 4,668Before him are Princess Maria Antonia of the Two Sicilies (1814), Giovanni Bononcini (1670), Luigi Facta (1861), Enrico Berlinguer (1922), Mario Beccaria (1920), and Giovanni Verga (1840). After him are Thomas Cajetan (1469), Felix of Cantalice (1515), Thomas of Celano (1185), Riccardo Patrese (1954), Muzio Attendolo Sforza (1369), and Julius Paulus Prudentissimus (190).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Francesco Durante ranks 69Before him are Leonardo Leo (1694), Pietro Della Valle (1586), Franco Alfano (1875), Antonio Lotti (1667), Luca Marenzio (1553), and Giovanni Bononcini (1670). After him are Francesco Cilea (1866), Francesco Gasparini (1668), Alfredo Catalani (1854), Domenico Zipoli (1688), Giovanni Legrenzi (1626), and Alfredo Casella (1883).