Ottavio Rinuccini

1562 - 1621

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Ottavio Rinuccini (20 January 1562 – 28 March 1621) was an Italian poet, courtier, and opera librettist at the end of the Renaissance and beginning of the Baroque eras. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ottavio Rinuccini has received more than 27,536 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Ottavio Rinuccini is the 2,010th most popular writer (down from 1,789th in 2019), the 1,934th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,725th in 2019) and the 134th most popular Italian Writer.

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Among writers, Ottavio Rinuccini ranks 2,010 out of 5,794Before him are Champfleury, Ludwig Uhland, Ryū Murakami, Maria Konopnicka, Roger Peyrefitte, and Magnús Scheving. After him are Charles de Brosses, Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr, Maria Shriver, Johnston McCulley, Charles Maturin, and Maurice Sendak.

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Among people born in 1562, Ottavio Rinuccini ranks 9Before him are Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua, Xu Guangqi, Cesare d'Este, Duke of Modena, Cornelis van Haarlem, and Pietro Bernini. After him are John Bull, Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Adam van Noort, Christen Sørensen Longomontanus, Bento de Góis, and George Abbot. Among people deceased in 1621, Ottavio Rinuccini ranks 18Before him are Johann Arndt, Antoine de Montchrestien, Ambrosius Bosschaert, Catherine Stenbock, Jan Jesenius, and Bahāʾ al-dīn al-ʿĀmilī. After him are John Berchmans, Anna Juliana Gonzaga, Hendrick de Keyser, Pietro Aldobrandini, Dirk Hartog, and Mary Sidney.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Ottavio Rinuccini ranks 1,934 out of 4,088Before him are Lucrezia de' Medici (1470), Giovanni Giocondo (1433), Piero Ferrari (1945), Laura Martinozzi (1639), Antonio Bazzini (1818), and Pietro Nardini (1722). After him are Filippo Pacini (1812), Bettino Ricasoli (1809), Luigi Orione (1872), Iullus Antonius (-43), Bramantino (1465), and Giorgio Perlasca (1910).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Ottavio Rinuccini ranks 134Before him are Tavo Burat (1932), Niccolò de' Niccoli (1365), Catherine of Bologna (1413), Cesare Zavattini (1902), Luigi Illica (1857), and Eugenio Barba (1936). After him are Gian Giorgio Trissino (1478), Nigidius Figulus (-98), Giovanni Battista Guarini (1538), Titus Calpurnius Siculus (290), Giovanni Pascoli (1855), and Bartolomeo Platina (1421).