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Dinu Lipatti

1917 - 1950

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Constantin "Dinu" Lipatti (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈdinu liˈpati] ; 1 April [O.S. 19 March] 1917 – 2 December 1950) was a Romanian classical pianist and composer whose career was cut short by his death from effects related to Hodgkin's disease at age 33. He was elected posthumously to the Romanian Academy. He composed few works, all of which demonstrated a strong influence from Bartok.A relentless perfectionist, Lipatti often prepared many years for major performances, such as four years for Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dinu Lipatti has received more than 288,298 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Dinu Lipatti is the 206th most popular musician (down from 198th in 2019), the 69th most popular biography from Romania (down from 62nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Romanian Musician.

Dinu Lipatti was a Romanian classical pianist, and he is most famous for his recordings of Chopin's études.

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Among musicians, Dinu Lipatti ranks 206 out of 2,662Before him are Maria João Pires, Georges Prêtre, Joe Satriani, Nelson Freire, Pete Seeger, and Jean-Marie Leclair. After him are Klaus Nomi, Dolores O'Riordan, Snoop Dogg, Lenny Kravitz, Bill Haley, and Dr. Alban.

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Among people born in 1917, Dinu Lipatti ranks 53Before him are John Kendrew, Jack Kirby, Leonid Hurwicz, Violeta Parra, Maurice Duverger, and Rodney Robert Porter. After him are Leonora Carrington, David McClelland, Manolete, Masahiko Kimura, John Fenn, and William Standish Knowles. Among people deceased in 1950, Dinu Lipatti ranks 31Before him are Cesare Pavese, Max Beckmann, John Rabe, Kuniaki Koiso, Roman Shukhevych, and Karl Seitz. After him are Petre Dumitrescu, Emmanuel Mounier, Milada Horáková, Nikolai Myaskovsky, Werner Haase, and Jan Smuts.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Dinu Lipatti ranks 69 out of 665Before him are Mircea II of Wallachia (1422), Mundzuk (368), Zoia Ceaușescu (1949), Henri Coandă (1886), Corneliu Zelea Codreanu (1899), and George Emil Palade (1912). After him are Fritz Klein (1888), Jean Negulesco (1900), Petre Dumitrescu (1882), László Rajk (1909), Stephen Bocskai (1557), and Ștefan Kovács (1920).

Among MUSICIANS In Romania

Among musicians born in Romania, Dinu Lipatti ranks 2Before him are Gheorghe Zamfir (1941). After him are Clara Haskil (1895), Michael Cretu (1957), Radu Lupu (1945), Edward Maya (1986), and Ovidiu Cernăuțeanu (1974).