Piero Cappuccilli

1929 - 2005

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Piero Cappuccilli (November 9, 1926 – July 11, 2005) was an Italian operatic baritone. Best known for his interpretations of Verdi roles, he was widely regarded as one of the finest Italian baritones of the second half of the 20th century. He was enormously admired within the field of opera for his rich and abundant voice, fine vocal technique and exceptional breath control. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Piero Cappuccilli has received more than 55,082 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Piero Cappuccilli is the 611th most popular singer (up from 625th in 2019), the 2,373rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,238th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular Italian Singer.

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Among singers, Piero Cappuccilli ranks 611 out of 3,541Before him are Patricia Kaas, Naomi Shemer, Teresa Carreño, Al Green, Lisa Della Casa, and Patti Page. After him are Nina Grieg, Alanis Morissette, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Lill Lindfors, Neil Tennant, and Đorđe Balašević.

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Among people born in 1929, Piero Cappuccilli ranks 190Before him are Gastone Moschin, Gérard de Villiers, Jack Higgins, Josef Suk, Péter Palotás, and Katherine Helmond. After him are Ronald Golias, Gaston Glock, Hélène Carrère d'Encausse, Fazil Iskander, Nigel Hawthorne, and Walter Brandmüller. Among people deceased in 2005, Piero Cappuccilli ranks 117Before him are Jair da Rosa Pinto, Amrita Pritam, Sergio Endrigo, Ferruccio Valcareggi, Svatopluk Pluskal, and Vasco Gonçalves. After him are Melita Norwood, Ronald Golias, Andre Norton, John Mills, Lazar Berman, and Don Adams.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Piero Cappuccilli ranks 2,373 out of 4,088Before him are Eleonora Rossi Drago (1925), Giovanni Fattori (1825), Roberto Farinacci (1892), Vitale Faliero (1100), Dagobert of Pisa (1100), and Francesco Manfredini (1684). After him are Prince Thomas, Duke of Genoa (1854), Luigi Ganna (1883), Giovanni Benedetto Platti (1697), Arnaldo Forlani (1925), Gino Colaussi (1914), and Geki (1937).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Piero Cappuccilli ranks 53Before him are Faustina Bordoni (1697), Titta Ruffo (1877), Tito Schipa (1889), Nino Ferrer (1934), Cesare Siepi (1923), and Gino Paoli (1934). After him are Marietta Alboni (1823), Angelo Branduardi (1950), Francesco Guccini (1940), Maria Carta (1934), Massimo Ranieri (1951), and Patty Pravo (1948).