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Frédéric Chopin

Person  Male  Born /3/1810  Died 17/10/1849

Categories: Music / songs, Seriously Famous

Countries: France, Poland

Composer. Born Zelazowa Wola, Poland of a French emigrant father and Polish mother. Left Poland aged 20, never to return. Despite his long romantic liaison with novelist George Sand (Aurore Dudevant) his orientation is often questioned. After they separated his health failed and in 1848 he paid a long visit to Britain where he gave his last public performance at Guildhall. Died Paris.

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Chopin statue

The statue is said to contain an urn with earth from Chopin's birthplace in P...

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Frederic Chopin - St James's Place

Greater London Council From this house in 1848 Frederic Chopin, 1810 - 1849, ...

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Fryderyk Chopin - Eaton Place

Fryderyk Chopin, 1810-1849, gave his first London concert in this house, June...

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