Talking Verdi…Top 10 Facts

Top 10 facts about Guiseppe Verdi

The great Italian opera composer Giuseppe Verdi was born 200 years ago on October 10, 1813.

(thanks to Frances Maggs for finding this on The Daily Express website)

#1 The triumphal march from Aida is the most popular Verdi theme for a mobile phone ringtone……

…..and

#10 ….his state funeral remains the largest public assembly ever in Italy.

for the other missing Top Ten facts just click here

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