Giovanni Bottesini

1821 - 1889

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Giovanni Bottesini (22 December 1821 – 7 July 1889), was an Italian Romantic composer, conductor, and a double bass virtuoso. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Bottesini has received more than 91,424 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Giovanni Bottesini is the 351st most popular composer (up from 368th in 2019), the 1,417th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,424th in 2019) and the 71st most popular Italian Composer.

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Among composers, Giovanni Bottesini ranks 351 out of 1,228. Before him are Michael Nyman, Mauricio Kagel, Pierre de la Rue, Alexander Agricola, György Kurtág, and Antonio Lotti. After him are Johann Adam Reincken, Anatoly Lyadov, Friedrich von Flotow, Hans Leo Hassler, Germaine Tailleferre, and Edgard Varèse.

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Among people born in 1821, Giovanni Bottesini ranks 22Before him are Louis Vuitton, Johann Josef Loschmidt, Nikolay Nekrasov, Heinrich Barth, Sebastian Kneipp, and Anita Garibaldi. After him are Henry Thomas Buckle, Duchess Caroline Mariane of Mecklenburg, Andrew Kim Taegon, Ernst Engel, Bartolomé Mitre, and Nathan Bedford Forrest. Among people deceased in 1889, Giovanni Bottesini ranks 17Before him are Luís I of Portugal, Wilkie Collins, Charles III, Prince of Monaco, Marie of Prussia, Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, and Robert Browning. After him are Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly, John Ericsson, Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies, Numa Denis Fustel de Coulanges, Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin, and Elvira Madigan.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Bottesini ranks 1,417 out of 4,088. Before him are Francis IV, Duke of Modena (1779), Maria, Queen of Sicily (1363), Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus (-49), Antonio Lotti (1667), Antipope Honorius II (1010), and Gerard of Csanád (980). After him are Giuseppe Siri (1906), Alessandro Magnasco (1667), Salvador Luria (1912), Amintore Fanfani (1908), John Parricida (1290), and Giovanni Ceva (1647).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Giovanni Bottesini ranks 71Before him are Giovanni Bononcini (1670), Claudio Merulo (1533), Franco Alfano (1875), Francesco Durante (1684), Riccardo Broschi (1698), and Antonio Lotti (1667). After him are Francesco Cilea (1866), Francesco Gasparini (1668), Alfredo Catalani (1854), Luigi Rossi (1597), Adriano Banchieri (1568), and Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco (1675).