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16/05/1919 Pianist Liberace is born

Władziu Valentino Liberace was born in West Allis, Wisconsin. He began playing the piano at age four and his prodigious talent was evident from early on. By age seven, he was capable of memorizing difficult pieces. He studied the technique of the Polish pianist Ignacy Paderewski.


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