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01/04/1873 Composer Sergei Rachmaninoff is born

Sergei Rachmaninoff, one of the greatest pianists of all time and one of the most outstanding melodists amongst composers, was born at Oneg, near Novgorod. He is especially known for his piano concerts and the piece for piano and orchestra titled Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.


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