BirthdayMarch 14, 1804

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Johann Strauß Sr.

    Full name: Johann Strauß Sr.
    Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department, Composer

  2. Johann Strauß Sr. Known for

    Hugo (2011), Battle Royale (2000), Kate & Leopold (2001), The Age of Innocence (1993)

  3. Johann Strauß Sr. Biography

    Johann Strauss Sr. was born on March 14, 1804, in Vienna, Austria. His father owned a small inn on the river Danube, and his mother was innkeeper, she died when he was seven years old. Strauss studied music with Johann Polichansky and also was an apprentice of a bookbinder. He joined a string quartet that grew into a small orchestra playing ...

  4. Johann Strauß Sr. Family

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