Giuseppe Verdi

1813 - 1901

Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (Italian: [dʒuˈzɛppe ˈverdi]; 9 or 10 October 1813 – 27 January 1901) was an Italian opera composer. He was born near Busseto to a provincial family of moderate means, and developed a musical education with the help of a local patron. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giuseppe Verdi has received more than 2,232,041 page views. His biography is available in 133 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Giuseppe Verdi ranks 7 out of 1,008Before him are Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach, Frédéric Chopin, Antonio Vivaldi, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. After him are Richard Wagner, Joseph Haydn, Franz Schubert, George Frideric Handel, Gustav Mahler, and Johannes Brahms.

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Among people born in 1813, Giuseppe Verdi ranks 1After him are Richard Wagner, Søren Kierkegaard, David Livingstone, Claude Bernard, Georg Büchner, Henry Bessemer, Petar II Petrović-Njegoš, Charles-Valentin Alkan, Franz Miklosich, Ivar Aasen, and John Snow. Among people deceased in 1901, Giuseppe Verdi ranks 1After him are Queen Victoria, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Victoria, Princess Royal, Johanna Spyri, Arnold Böcklin, William McKinley, Benjamin Harrison, Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld, Charles Hermite, Milan I of Serbia, and Li Hongzhang.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giuseppe Verdi ranks 16 out of 3,282Before him are Raphael (1483), Antonio Vivaldi (1678), Niccolò Machiavelli (1469), Benito Mussolini (1883), Cicero (-106), and Thomas Aquinas (1225). After him are Virgil (-70), Nero (37), Giordano Bruno (1548), Francis of Assisi (1182), Commodus (161), and Caravaggio (1571).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Giuseppe Verdi ranks 2Before him are Antonio Vivaldi (1678). After him are Giacomo Puccini (1858), 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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