Osvaldo Pugliese

1905 - 1995

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Osvaldo Pedro Pugliese (Buenos Aires, December 2, 1905 – July 24, 1995, Buenos Aires) was an Argentine tango musician. He developed dramatic arrangements that retained strong elements of the walking beat of salon tango but also heralded the development of concert-style tango music. Some of his music, mostly since the 1950s, is used for theatrical dance performances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osvaldo Pugliese has received more than 63,595 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Osvaldo Pugliese is the 676th most popular musician (down from 638th in 2019), the 169th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 158th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Argentinean Musician.

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Among musicians, Osvaldo Pugliese ranks 676 out of 2,675Before him are Zequinha de Abreu, Jerry Garcia, Tony Banks, Josef Suk, Steven Van Zandt, and Michael Stipe. After him are Gábor Szabó, Fats Waller, Maceo Parker, Mark Hollis, Eric Dolphy, and Ray Brown.

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Among people born in 1905, Osvaldo Pugliese ranks 137Before him are Hans Freudenthal, Jan Gies, Pierre Brasseur, Savitri Devi, Harry Harlow, and Preguinho. After him are Grigori Kozintsev, Leo Genn, Louis Rosier, Al Taliaferro, Ángel Bossio, and László Benedek. Among people deceased in 1995, Osvaldo Pugliese ranks 114Before him are Ann Dunham, Giancarlo Baghetti, Edith Pargeter, Ken Saro-Wiwa, Georgy Beregovoy, and Jerry Garcia. After him are Erik Nilsson, Lev Polugaevsky, Alberto Burri, Werner Liebrich, Luis Regueiro, and Mordechai Gur.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Osvaldo Pugliese ranks 169 out of 900Before him are Roberto Ayala (1973), José Hernández (1834), Agustín Pedro Justo (1876), Héctor José Cámpora (1909), María Kodama (1937), and Juan Gelman (1930). After him are Pablo Aimar (1979), Nery Pumpido (1957), René Favaloro (1923), Walter Samuel (1978), Alfredo Oscar Saint Jean (1926), and Ángel Bossio (1905).

Among MUSICIANS In Argentina

Among musicians born in Argentina, Osvaldo Pugliese ranks 6Before him are Martha Argerich (1941), Lalo Schifrin (1932), Gustavo Santaolalla (1951), Chris de Burgh (1948), and Gato Barbieri (1932). After him are Aníbal Troilo (1914), Juan d'Arienzo (1900), Charly García (1951), Enrique Santos Discépolo (1901), Gustavo Cerati (1959), and Dominic Miller (1960).