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Pierre Gaveaux

1761 - 1825

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Pierre Gaveaux (6 October 1760 – 5 February 1825) was a French operatic tenor and composer, notable for creating the role of Jason in Cherubini's Médée and for composing Léonore, ou L'amour conjugal, the first operatic version of the story that later found fame as Fidelio. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Gaveaux has received more than 28,290 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Pierre Gaveaux is the 986th most popular singer, the 3,729th most popular biography from France and the 66th most popular French Singer.

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Among singers, Pierre Gaveaux ranks 986 out of 3,528Before him are Aino Ackté, Little Walter, Hoagy Carmichael, Marc Almond, Mississippi John Hurt, and Kirsti Sparboe. After him are Adam Lambert, Lill Lindfors, Clare Torry, Helene Fischer, Inge Borkh, and Ethel Waters.

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Among people born in 1761, Pierre Gaveaux ranks 26Before him are François Hanriot, Duke William Frederick Philip of Württemberg, Georg I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Antonín Vranický, William Gregor, and Kaspar Maria von Sternberg. After him are Landgravine Juliane of Hesse-Philippsthal, Pedro Caro, 3rd Marquis of la Romana, Gottlob Ernst Schulze, John Moore, Marie-Gabrielle Capet, and Dorothea Jordan. Among people deceased in 1825, Pierre Gaveaux ranks 29Before him are Peter Winter, Johann Friedrich Pfaff, Utagawa Toyokuni, Maria Angela Ardinghelli, Karl Ludwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, and Frederick IV, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. After him are Juan Martín Díez, Johann Karl Burckhardt, Franciszek Karpiński, Wilhelm Hemprich, Paul Louis Courier, and Yakov Sannikov.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Gaveaux ranks 3,729 out of 6,011Before him are Pierre Bec (1921), Henri Callot (1875), Michèle Alliot-Marie (1946), Isaac de Benserade (1613), Alphonse de Châteaubriant (1877), and Françoise Rosay (1891). After him are René Petit (1899), Étienne Mattler (1905), Alain Cavalier (1931), Théodore Steeg (1868), Eugène Flachat (1802), and Joachim Barrande (1799).

Among SINGERS In France

Among singers born in France, Pierre Gaveaux ranks 66Before him are Daniel Balavoine (1952), Alain Bashung (1947), Adolphe Nourrit (1802), Célestine Galli-Marié (1840), Viktor Lazlo (1960), and Jean Philippe (1931). After him are Désirée Artôt (1835), Pierre Bachelet (1944), Mathé Altéry (1927), Bertrand Cantat (1964), Mady Mesplé (1931), and Claude Nougaro (1929).