Arthur Rubinstein

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Birthday
28, 1887
Birthplace
Poland
Death Date
Dec 20, 1982 (95)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
28, 1887
Birthplace
Poland
Death Date
Dec 20, 1982 (95)

About

Classical musician who had an eight-decade career and achieved recognition as one of the 20th centuries' greatest piano players.

Before Fame

His talent was noted when he was only two, and he began to blossom into a child prodigy by the time he was four.

Trivia

He was internationally respected for his mastery of numerous composers. His interpretations of Chopin were considered to be among the greatest of all time.

Family Life

His father owned a textile factory. He had six siblings of whom he was the seventh and youngest.

Associated With

He was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1976 by President Gerald Ford.