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Renata Scotto

1934 - 2023

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Renata Scotto (24 February 1934 – 16 August 2023) was an Italian soprano, opera director, and voice teacher. Recognised for her sense of style, her musicality, and as a remarkable singer-actress, Scotto is considered to have been one of the preeminent opera singers of her generation. For more than 40 years, she performed in some 45 roles, first in Italy, then as a leading soprano of the Metropolitan Opera (Met). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Renata Scotto has received more than 244,188 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Renata Scotto is the 230th most popular singer (up from 287th in 2019), the 1,325th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,592nd in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Italian Singer.

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  • 240k

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  • 59.47

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  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.33

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Among singers, Renata Scotto ranks 230 out of 3,528Before her are Mariah Carey, Susan Boyle, Debbie Harry, Omara Portuondo, Lil Wayne, and Tito Gobbi. After her are Robbie Williams, Gianni Morandi, Chris Cornell, Anthony Kiedis, Jacqueline Boyer, and Zucchero Fornaciari.

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Among people born in 1934, Renata Scotto ranks 76Before her are Ingvar Carlsson, Heng Samrin, Pedro Pires, Pratibha Patil, Anton Geesink, and Norman Schwarzkopf Jr.. After her are Carlo Rubbia, Albert Speer, Per Olov Enquist, Miguel de la Madrid, Yasuo Takamori, and Valery Bykovsky. Among people deceased in 2023, Renata Scotto ranks 51Before her are Ivan Silayev, Astrud Gilberto, Cormac McCarthy, Gordon Moore, Dick Fosbury, and Karel Schwarzenberg. After her are Leiji Matsumoto, Hans Modrow, László Sólyom, Matthew Perry, Sixto Rodriguez, and Viktor Belenko.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Renata Scotto ranks 1,325 out of 4,668Before her are Tito Gobbi (1913), Lambert of Italy (880), Alessandro Valignano (1539), Pietro Della Valle (1586), Piero Manzoni (1933), and Mario Capecchi (1937). After her are Mikhail Tsvet (1872), Andreas Hofer (1767), Orcagna (1315), Louis II, Elector of Brandenburg (1328), Gianni Morandi (1944), and Andrea della Robbia (1435).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Renata Scotto ranks 22Before her are Beniamino Gigli (1890), Barbara Strozzi (1619), Franco Corelli (1921), Mario Del Monaco (1915), Giuseppe Di Stefano (1921), and Tito Gobbi (1913). After her are Gianni Morandi (1944), Zucchero Fornaciari (1955), Fabrizio De André (1940), Umberto Tozzi (1952), Serge Reggiani (1922), and Rita Pavone (1945).