Zequinha de Abreu

1880 - 1935

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José Gomes de Abreu, better known as Zequinha de Abreu (September 19, 1880 – January 22, 1935) was a Brazilian musician and composer. Abreu was born in Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, São Paulo state. He is best known for the famous choro tune "Tico-Tico no Fubá" (1917), whose original title was "Tico-Tico no Farelo". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zequinha de Abreu has received more than 69,009 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Zequinha de Abreu is the 670th most popular musician, the 222nd most popular biography from Brazil and the 12th most popular Brazilian Musician.

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Among musicians, Zequinha de Abreu ranks 670 out of 2,675Before him are Damon Albarn, Charley Patton, Tito Jackson, Eric Singer, GG Allin, and Frans Brüggen. After him are Jerry Garcia, Tony Banks, Josef Suk, Steven Van Zandt, Michael Stipe, and Osvaldo Pugliese.

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Among people born in 1880, Zequinha de Abreu ranks 94Before him are Christabel Pankhurst, Walter Hohmann, Louis Charles Breguet, Waldemar Bonsels, Georg von Trapp, and Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster. After him are B. C. Forbes, Frigyes Riesz, Fritz Bleyl, Mihail Sadoveanu, Eugen Slutsky, and William Joseph Simmons. Among people deceased in 1935, Zequinha de Abreu ranks 69Before him are Henri Pélissier, Henry Fairfield Osborn, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Otto Schott, Richard Mollier, and Oda Krohg. After him are Nina Grieg, Agnes Pockels, Qu Qiubai, Huey Long, Nie Er, and Alexander von Linsingen.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Zequinha de Abreu ranks 222 out of 1,947Before him are Thiago Motta (1982), Índio (1931), Lucélia Santos (1957), Francisco Aramburu (1922), Rodrigo Santoro (1975), and Preguinho (1905). After him are Pedro Américo (1843), Philippe Coutinho (1992), Jorge Ben (1942), Tita (1958), Monteiro Lobato (1882), and Emerson (1976).

Among MUSICIANS In Brazil

Among musicians born in Brazil, Zequinha de Abreu ranks 12Before him are Sérgio Mendes (1941), Baden Powell (1937), Milton Nascimento (1942), Toquinho (1946), Hermeto Pascoal (1936), and Nelson Freire (1944). After him are Luiz Bonfá (1922), Dorival Caymmi (1914), Rita Lee (1947), Max Cavalera (1969), Airto Moreira (1941), and Ivan Lins (1945).