Russian composer, pianist, and conductor
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About Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sergei Rachmaninoff was a legendary Russian composer, pianist and conductor whose well-known works include The Isle of the Dead, Symphonic Dances, Prelude in C-Sharp minorandRhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. His brilliant compositions turned him into one of the most prominent figures of the Romantic Period Composers, whereas his magnificent piano playing saw him join the ranks of the finest pianists of all time.
He was one of the six children born to amateur pianist and army officer Vasily Arkadyevich Rachmaninoff and Lyubov Petrovna Butakova. He married his cousin Natalia in 1902. The marriage produced two daughters: Tatiana and Irina. The marriage lasted until his death in 1943.
He became an American citizen weeks before he died.
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Sergei Rachmaninoff's Popularity
Sergei Rachmaninoff was a famous Russian composer, pianist, and conductor, who was born on April 1, 1873. As a person born on this date, Sergei Rachmaninoff is listed in our database as the 14th most popular celebrity for the day (April 1) and the 1st most popular for the year (1873).
People born on April 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Sergei Rachmaninoff is the 366th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Sergei Rachmaninoff's birthday, Sergei Rachmaninoff is the 19th most famous Russian.
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