Renata Scotto

1934 - Today

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Renata Scotto (born 24 February 1934) is an Italian soprano and opera director. Recognized for her sense of style, her musicality, and as a remarkable singer-actress, Scotto is considered one of the preeminent singers of her generation. Since retiring from the stage as a singer in 2002, she has turned successfully to directing opera as well as teaching in Italy and America, along with academic posts at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome and the Juilliard School in New York. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Renata Scotto has received more than 162,045 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Renata Scotto is the 287th most popular singer (up from 316th in 2019), the 1,592nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,593rd in 2019) and the 27th most popular Italian Singer.

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  • 160k

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  • 67.36

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  • 31

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  • 6.31

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  • 2.72

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Among singers, Renata Scotto ranks 287 out of 3,541Before her are Corry Brokken, Anastacia, Beyoncé, Selena, Dusty Springfield, and Asmahan. After her are Vicente Fernández, Cab Calloway, Antonio Cesti, Wolf Biermann, Alfredo Kraus, and Katy Perry.

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Among people born in 1934, Renata Scotto ranks 99Before her are Rossana Podestà, Masao Uchino, Leonard Kleinrock, William F. Sharpe, Clive Granger, and Lucien Bianchi. After her are Ornella Vanoni, Ernesto Brambilla, Victor French, Albert Speer, Omar Karami, and Allen Carr.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Renata Scotto ranks 1,592 out of 4,088Before her are Bernardino Telesio (1509), Mariano Rampolla (1843), Licio Gelli (1919), Paul of the Cross (1694), John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton (1834), and Giuseppe Saragat (1898). After her are Ugolino della Gherardesca (1220), Cesare Prandelli (1957), Princess Marie of Orléans (1813), Alessandro Costacurta (1966), Ansprand (657), and Amadeus II, Count of Savoy (1050).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Renata Scotto ranks 27Before her are Alessandro Moreschi (1858), Fabrizio De André (1940), Tito Gobbi (1913), Umberto Tozzi (1952), Giuseppina Strepponi (1815), and Zucchero Fornaciari (1955). After her are Antonio Cesti (1623), Ornella Vanoni (1934), Rita Pavone (1945), Giuditta Pasta (1797), Bobby Solo (1945), and Laura Pausini (1974).