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Enrico Caruso

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Enrico Caruso
Caruso circa 1910
Born(1873-02-25)February 25, 1873
DiedAugust 2, 1921(1921-08-02) (aged 48)
Naples, Kingdom of Italy
Resting placeCimitero di Santa Maria del Pianto
OccupationOperatic tenor
Years active1895–1920
PartnerAda Giachetti (1898–1908)
Lucia di Lammermoor (1908).

Enrico Caruso (February 25, 1873 – August 2, 1921) was an Italian operic tenor. He was born and died in Naples. He sang at La Scala and the Metropolitan Opera House.[1] In 1987, he received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Enrico Caruso biography". A+E Television Networks, LLC. Archived from the original on March 23, 2018. Retrieved September 24, 2013.
  2. Haupert, Michael (2012). Entertainment Industry: A Reference Handbook. ABC-CLIO. p. 116.