Giacomo Puccini

1858 - 1924

Giacomo Puccini

Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (UK: puu-CHEE-nee, US: poo-, Italian: [ˈdʒaːkomo putˈtʃiːni]; 22 December 1858 – 29 November 1924) was an Italian opera composer who has been called "the greatest composer of Italian opera after Verdi".Puccini's early work was rooted in traditional late-19th-century romantic Italian opera. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giacomo Puccini has received more than 1,859,978 page views. His biography is available in 113 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 15th most popular composer.

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  • 113

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  • 13.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.88

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Among composers, Giacomo Puccini ranks 15 out of 1,008Before him are Joseph Haydn, Franz Schubert, George Frideric Handel, Gustav Mahler, Johannes Brahms, and Robert Schumann. After him are Edvard Grieg, Antonín Dvořák, Igor Stravinsky, Claudio Monteverdi, Claude Debussy, and Hector Berlioz.

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Among people born in 1858, Giacomo Puccini ranks 1After him are Max Planck, Émile Durkheim, Selma Lagerlöf, Rudolf Diesel, Theodore Roosevelt, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Georg Simmel, Gustaf V of Sweden, Emmeline Pankhurst, Giuseppe Peano, and Franz Boas. Among people deceased in 1924, Giacomo Puccini ranks 3Before him are Vladimir Lenin and Franz Kafka. After him are Anatole France, Woodrow Wilson, Joseph Conrad, Louis Sullivan, Gabriel Fauré, Alfred Marshall, Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria, Carl Spitteler, and Frances Hodgson Burnett.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giacomo Puccini ranks 37 out of 3,282Before him are Horace (-65), Titian (1488), Niccolò Paganini (1782), Alessandro Volta (1745), Donatello (1386), and Lorenzo de' Medici (1449). After him are Catherine de' Medici (1519), Tiberius (-42), Pope John XXIII (1881), Florence Nightingale (1820), Giacomo Casanova (1725), and Pope Paul VI (1897).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Giacomo Puccini ranks 3Before him are Antonio Vivaldi (1678) and Giuseppe Verdi (1813). After him are Claudio Monteverdi (1567), Gioachino Rossini (1792), Antonio Salieri (1750), Ennio Morricone (1928), Gaetano Donizetti (1797), Tomaso Albinoni (1671), Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632), Vincenzo Bellini (1801), and Domenico Scarlatti (1685).

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