Chopin, only known photo. Frédéric François Chopin (born 22 February or 1 March 1810 in Żelazowa Wolain ,Duchy of Warsaw – died 17 October 1849 in Paris, probably of tuberculosis.) born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin,was a Romantic-era Polish composer.
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Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy: September 1828 – November 1910 was a Russian writer who primarily wrote novels & short stories. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov: January 29 1860 – 15 July 1904 was a Russian physician, dramatist and author.
Frederic Chopin was born in Poland but lived most of his life in Paris and is one of the best-known and best loved composers of the Romantic period. Chopin’s entire musical output was devoted to his favorite instrument the piano with over 200 solo composi