Arrigo Boito

Born: 24th February 1842

Died: 10th June 1918

Birthplace: Padua, Italy

Arrigo Boito (Italian: [arˈriɡo ˈbɔito]; ) (whose original name was Enrico Giuseppe Giovanni Boito and who wrote essays under the anagrammatic pseudonym of Tobia Gorrio), was an Italian poet, journalist, novelist, librettist andcomposer, best known today for his libretti, especially those for Giuseppe Verdi's operas Otello and Falstaff, and his own operaMefistofele. Along with Emilio Praga, he is regarded as one of the prominent representatives of the Scapigliatura artistic movement.

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