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George Frideric Handel

Person   Born 1685 Died 1759

Categories: Music / songs, Seriously Famous

Countries: Germany

Composer. Born Halle, Germany. Became Kapellmeister to the Elector of Hanover, soon to become George I of Great Britain. Moved to London in 1712.  A governor of the Foundling Hospital.  Moved into Brook Street in 1723. Here he wrote many works including the Messiah, gained great celebrity and died.

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Church gates

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Spirit of Soho Mural

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