Born: May 12, 1865, Naples, Italy.
Died: October 3, 1917, Milan, Italy.
Di Capua studied music at the Conservatorio di Musica San Pietro a Majella in Naples. He started composing his most famous song, "O Sole Mio" (co-written with Italian poet Giovanni Capurro), while on a trip to Odessa, Russia (now in the Ukraine).
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