Maria Callas

Born Dec 2, 1923
Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI, was an American-born Greek soprano and one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th century. Critics praised her bel canto technique, wide-ranging voice and dramatic gifts. Her repertoire ranged from classical opera seria to the bel canto operas...
Maria Callas

Maria Callas Stats


: Μαρία Κάλλας, Callas, Maria, Maria Anna Sophie Cecilia Kalogeropoulos, La Divina, Sophia Cecelia Kalos, The Bible of opera, Anna Maria Sofia Cecilia Kalogeropoulou, The God-Given, Maria Meneghini Callas


: Singer, Actor


: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)


: Greek American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: December 2, 1923

Place of Birth

: Manhattan

Date of Death

: September 16, 1977

Place of Death

: Paris

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction