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Senesino

1686 - 1758

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Senesino (pronounced [seneˈziːno]; or traditionally [seneˈsiːno]; born Francesco Bernardi [franˈtʃesko berˈnardi] on 31 October 1686 – 27 November 1758) was a celebrated Italian contralto castrato, particularly remembered today for his long collaboration with the composer George Frideric Handel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Senesino has received more than 99,357 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Senesino is the 405th most popular singer (up from 416th in 2019), the 1,924th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,828th in 2019) and the 40th most popular Italian Singer.

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  • 99k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Senesino ranks 405 out of 3,541Before him are Googoosh, Cecilia Bartoli, Percy Sledge, Lill-Babs, Monica Zetterlund, and Peppino di Capri. After him are Harry Nilsson, Tracy Chapman, Zeynab Khanlarova, Raina Kabaivanska, Malcolm McLaren, and Salomé.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1686, Senesino ranks 7Before him are Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, Hans Egede, Nicola Porpora, Benedetto Marcello, Charles, Duke of Berry, and Jean-Baptiste Oudry. After him are Vasily Tatishchev, Hakuin Ekaku, Antoine de Jussieu, Adolphus Frederick III, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Andrey Osterman, and Jan Frederik Gronovius. Among people deceased in 1758, Senesino ranks 8Before him are Barbara of Portugal, Hans Egede, Prince Augustus William of Prussia, Pierre Bouguer, Wilhelmine of Prussia, Margravine of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, and Jonathan Edwards. After him are Johann Friedrich Fasch, Antoine de Jussieu, Johan Helmich Roman, Lorenz Heister, Johann Baptist Zimmermann, and Ernest Augustus II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Senesino ranks 1,924 out of 4,088Before him are Domenico Tardini (1888), Ercole Consalvi (1757), Quintus Fulvius Flaccus (-300), Alvise Vivarini (1445), Peppino di Capri (1939), and Andrea Appiani (1754). After him are Marco Tardelli (1954), Marcia Otacilia Severa (300), Luca Toni (1977), Lucrezia de' Medici (1470), Giovanni Giocondo (1433), and Piero Ferrari (1945).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Senesino ranks 40Before him are Serge Reggiani (1922), Sabrina Salerno (1968), Iva Zanicchi (1940), Carlo Bergonzi (1924), Cecilia Bartoli (1966), and Peppino di Capri (1939). After him are Mia Martini (1947), Giulietta Simionato (1910), Magda Olivero (1910), Gigi D'Agostino (1967), Claudio Villa (1926), and Renato Carosone (1920).