COMPOSER

Marcos Portugal

1762 - 1830

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Marcos António da Fonseca Portugal (March 24, 1762 – February 17, 1830), known as Marcos Portugal, or Marco Portogallo, was a Portuguese classical composer, who achieved great international fame for his operas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcos Portugal has received more than 28,164 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Marcos Portugal is the 891st most popular composer, the 235th most popular biography from Portugal and the 2nd most popular Portuguese Composer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 28k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Marcos Portugal ranks 891 out of 1,228Before him are Friedrich Silcher, Egon Wellesz, Dora Pejačević, Geirr Tveitt, Vítězslava Kaprálová, and Alfred Bruneau. After him are Louise Farrenc, Nikolai Zaremba, Leopold Hofmann, Louis Andriessen, Matvey Blanter, and Tan Dun.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1762, Marcos Portugal ranks 21Before him are Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine, Giovanni Aldini, Herman Willem Daendels, Jean-Étienne Championnet, Anton Bernolák, and Giuseppe Valadier. After him are Jeremias Benjamin Richter, Princess Caroline of Nassau-Usingen, Karl Ludwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Francis Buchanan-Hamilton, Lachlan Macquarie, and Joanna Baillie. Among people deceased in 1830, Marcos Portugal ranks 27Before him are Swaminarayan, Elizabeth Monroe, Frederick Ferdinand, Duke of Anhalt-Köthen, Samuel Thomas von Sömmerring, Ignaz Schuppanzigh, and Duke William Frederick Philip of Württemberg. After him are William Hazlitt, Carl Fredrik Fallén, Jan Śniadecki, József Katona, William Huskisson, and Károly Kisfaludy.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Marcos Portugal ranks 235 out of 479Before him are Manuel Teixeira Gomes (1860), Manuel Bento (1948), José Torres (1938), José Policarpo (1936), Francisco Pinto Balsemão (1937), and Cardinal-Infante Afonso of Portugal (1509). After him are Manuel Maria Barbosa du Bocage (1765), Carlos Viegas Gago Coutinho (1869), António Ferreira (1528), Nadir Afonso (1920), António Ribeiro (1928), and Jorge de Montemor (1520).

Among COMPOSERS In Portugal

Among composers born in Portugal, Marcos Portugal ranks 2Before him are Carlos Seixas (1704). After him are Luís de Freitas Branco (1890).