Singer, OperaticCaruso, Enrico (1873–1921)
world’s most celebrated tenor. [Opera Hist.: NCE, 469]
leaves Colorado home to study music and becomes an international success as a diva. [Am. Lit.: The Song of the Lark in Benét, 944]
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