May 12, 1865, Naples, Italy.

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).

  1. O Sole Mio