Luis Bacalov

1933 - 2017

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Luis Enríquez Bacalov (30 August 1933 – 15 November 2017) was an Argentine-Italian composer of film scores. Early on in his career, he composed scores for Spaghetti Western films. In the early 1970s, he collaborated with Italian progressive rock bands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis Bacalov has received more than 179,862 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Luis Bacalov is the 420th most popular composer (up from 485th in 2019), the 77th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 86th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Argentinean Composer.

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Among composers, Luis Bacalov ranks 420 out of 1,228. Before him are Nikolai Medtner, Bernhard Crusell, Bernardo Pasquini, Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Peter Cornelius, and Fredrik Pacius. After him are Domenico Zipoli, Hans Richter, Gaspar Sanz, Bruno Maderna, Charles Koechlin, and Johann van Beethoven.

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Among people born in 1933, Luis Bacalov ranks 106Before him are Ilia II of Georgia, Yuri Oganessian, Juan Marsé, Donald E. Westlake, The Singing Nun, and Sheldon Adelson. After him are Elem Klimov, Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Wayne Shorter, Narriman Sadek, Maurice André, and Lynn Cohen. Among people deceased in 2017, Luis Bacalov ranks 94Before him are Tom Regan, René Préval, Roger Ailes, Paolo Villaggio, Karin Dor, and Bruce McCandless II. After him are Jerry Fodor, Brian Aldiss, Tobe Hooper, Anne Wiazemsky, Jean d'Ormesson, and Albert Speer.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Luis Bacalov ranks 77 out of 900. Before him are Amadeo Carrizo (1926), Silvina Ocampo (1903), Violet Jessop (1887), Hernán Crespo (1975), Guillermo Mordillo (1932), and Bernard Blier (1916). After him are César Milstein (1927), Mario Bunge (1919), Eduardo Duhalde (1941), Atahualpa Yupanqui (1908), Bernardo Houssay (1887), and José Bonaparte (1928).

Among COMPOSERS In Argentina

Among composers born in Argentina, Luis Bacalov ranks 4Before him are Astor Piazzolla (1921), Alberto Ginastera (1916), and Mauricio Kagel (1931). After him are Ariel Ramírez (1921), Mariano Mores (1918), and Osvaldo Golijov (1960).