Leonardo Leo

1694 - 1744

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Leonardo Leo (5 August 1694 – 31 October 1744), more correctly Leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, was a Baroque composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonardo Leo has received more than 80,036 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Leonardo Leo is the 314th most popular composer (down from 310th in 2019), the 1,392nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,310th in 2019) and the 64th most popular Italian Composer.

Leonardo da Vinci is most famous for being a painter, sculptor, architect, and engineer. He was a polymath.

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  • 59.97

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  • 28

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  • 9.24

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  • 1.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among composers, Leonardo Leo ranks 314 out of 1,451Before him are Cécile Chaminade, André Campra, Evald Aav, Franco Alfano, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and Niccolò Jommelli. After him are Francesco Cilea, Valentyn Sylvestrov, Franz Benda, Vincent d'Indy, Giovanni Bononcini, and Paul Abraham.

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Among people born in 1694, Leonardo Leo ranks 6Before him are Voltaire, François Quesnay, Yeongjo of Joseon, Francis Hutcheson, and Louis-Claude Daquin. After him are Charlotte Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Georg Brandt, Paul of the Cross, Hermann Samuel Reimarus, Theodore of Corsica, and Henry Pelham. Among people deceased in 1744, Leonardo Leo ranks 10Before him are Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, Alexander Pope, Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Giuseppe Guarneri, Marie Anne de Mailly, and André Campra. After him are John Theophilus Desaguliers, Antiochus Kantemir, Johann Heinrich Schulze, John Hadley, and Ludwig Andreas von Khevenhüller.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Leonardo Leo ranks 1,392 out of 5,161Before him are Mario Monicelli (1915), Carlo M. Cipolla (1922), Niccolò Jommelli (1714), Tazio Nuvolari (1892), Ferdinand IV, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1835), and Melozzo da Forlì (1438). After him are Roger of Lauria (1245), Francesco Cilea (1866), Angelo Schiavio (1905), Matteo Messina Denaro (1962), Johnny Torrio (1882), and Gennaro Gattuso (1978).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Leonardo Leo ranks 64Before him are Riccardo Broschi (1698), Antonio Lotti (1667), Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700), Alessandro Stradella (1643), Franco Alfano (1875), and Niccolò Jommelli (1714). After him are Francesco Cilea (1866), Giovanni Bononcini (1670), Saverio Mercadante (1795), Ferdinando Carulli (1770), Giovanni Bottesini (1821), and Pietro Della Valle (1586).