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Ignacy Paderewski Biography




Produced on November 18, 1860, in Kurylowka, Poland, (now Ukraine), Ignacy Paderewski studied and educated at Warsaw Conservatory before receiving tutelage from Theodor Leschetizky. Paderewski became a world- famous concert pianist and, upon Poland attaining autonomy, was the nation’s first prime minister in 1919. Paderewski continued to tour from 1921 into his later years. Paderewski expired on June 29, 1941.

Ignacy Paderewski Biography