SINGER

Luciano Pavarotti

1935 - 2007

Luciano Pavarotti

Luciano Pavarotti (, also US: , Italian: [luˈtʃaːno pavaˈrɔtti]; 12 October 1935 – 6 September 2007) was an Italian operatic tenor who during the late part of his career crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of the most acclaimed and loved tenors of all times. He made numerous recordings of complete operas and individual arias, gaining worldwide fame for the quality of his tone, and eventually established himself as one of the finest tenors of the 20th century, achieving the honorific title "King of the High Cs".As one of the Three Tenors who performed their first concert during the 1990 FIFA World Cup before a global audience, Pavarotti became well known for his televised concerts and media appearances. From the beginning of his professional career as a tenor in 1961 in Italy to his final performance of "Nessun dorma" at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Pavarotti was at his best in bel canto operas, pre-Aida Verdi roles, and Puccini works such as La bohème, Tosca, Turandot and Madama Butterfly. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luciano Pavarotti has received more than 4,611,546 page views. His biography is available in 92 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 92

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Luciano Pavarotti ranks 5 out of 3,001Before him are Elvis Presley, Édith Piaf, Janis Joplin, and Maria Callas. After him are Dalida, Frank Sinatra, Charles Aznavour, David Bowie, Julio Iglesias, Tina Turner, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Luciano Pavarotti ranks 4Before him are Elvis Presley, Alain Delon, and 14th Dalai Lama. After him are Woody Allen, Salman of Saudi Arabia, José Mujica, Mahmoud Abbas, Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, Hussein of Jordan, Julie Andrews, and Arvo Pärt. Among people deceased in 2007, Luciano Pavarotti ranks 3Before him are Boris Yeltsin and Ingmar Bergman. After him are Michelangelo Antonioni, Kurt Waldheim, Jean Baudrillard, Mstislav Rostropovich, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Carlo Ponti, Kurt Vonnegut, Marcel Marceau, and Sidney Sheldon.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Luciano Pavarotti ranks 108 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Innocent III (1160), Pope Urban VIII (1568), Cato the Elder (-243), Pope Gregory XVI (1765), Pope Pius III (1439), and Pope Paul III (1468). After him are Bud Spencer (1929), Pope Leo X (1475), Antonio Gramsci (1891), Antoninus Pius (86), Agatha of Sicily (235), and Andrea Palladio (1508).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Luciano Pavarotti ranks 1After him are Enrico Caruso (1873), Adriano Celentano (1938), Farinelli (1705), Andrea Bocelli (1958), Albano Carrisi (1943), Salvatore Adamo (1943), Toto Cutugno (1943), Domenico Modugno (1928), Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), Eros Ramazzotti (1963), and Renata Tebaldi (1922).

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