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Soviet pianist

Sviatoslav Richter is ...

Dead
Born 7 Mar 1915 in Zhytomyr
Died 1 Aug 1997 in Moscow
Age82 years, 4 months
Causemyocardial infarction
Correction?
Sviatoslav Richter
Sviatoslav Richter
панист Святослав Рихтер на балконе гостиницы "Харьков" любуется площадью им.Дзержинского (ныне пл.Свободы) в Харькове, куда он приехал накануне на сольное выступление в Киноконцертном зале "Украина". На заднем плане справа Госпром, слева Харьковский университет.

About Sviatoslav Richter

Sviatoslav Teofilovich Richter (Russian: Святосла́в Теофи́лович Ри́хтер, tr. Sviatosláv Teofílovich Ríkhter; IPA: [svʲjətɐsˈlaf tʲɪɐˈfʲiləvʲɪtɕ ˈrʲixtər]; March 20 [O.S. March 7] 1915 – August 1, 1997) was a Soviet pianist known for the "depth of his interpretations, his virtuoso technique, and his vast repertoire." He is generally regarded as one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century.

He is also known as Sviatoslav Teofilovich Richter.