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Born: 1857 — Napoli — Italy
Died: 1919 — Montecatini — Italy
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- Sheet music at NRML’s Muziekschatten (Music Treasures).
- List of compositions at Netherlands Radio Music Library.
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Many sources give 8 August 1857 as the birthday of Ruggero Leoncavallo (even the New Grove of 1980), but it seems that he was actually born on 23 April. His first name is sometimes also spelled “Ruggiero”.
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- Italy, Montecatini Terme, Via dei Giannini, 20 — 9 Aug 1919
- Switzerland, Brissago, Via Valmara Madonna di Ponte — 9 Aug 1919
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17 May 1892: Premiere of Pagliacci, in Milan, Italy.
6 May 1897: Premiere of La Bohème, in Venice, Italy.
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