Giacomo Puccini

Composer Giacomo Puccini

Profession: Composer


Why Famous: La Boheme, Madame Butterfly

Born: December 22, 1858
Birthplace: Lucca, Italy
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: November 29, 1924 (aged 65)
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

Events in the Life of Giacomo Puccini

  • 1893-02-01 Giacomo Puccini's Opera "Manon Lescaut" premieres in Turin
  • 1896-02-01 Giacomo Puccini's Opera "La Boheme" premieres in Turin
  • 1900-01-14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca" premieres in Rome
  • 1904-02-17 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Madama Butterfly" premieres in Milan
  • 1918-12-14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Il Trittico" premieres in NYC
  • 1926-04-25 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Turandot" premieres in Milan

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