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'''Franz von Suppé''' or '''Francesco Suppé Demelli''' (18 April 181921 May 1895) was an Austrian composer of light operas from the Kingdom of Dalmatia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (now part of Croatia).[http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/574614/Franz-von-Suppe Franz von Suppé - Britannica] A composer and conductor of the Romantic period, he is notable for his four dozen operettas.