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7th May 1840

Tchaikovsky

Russian composer

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, was a Russian composer of the romantic period, some of whose works are among the most popular music in the classical repertoire. He was the first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally, bolstered by his appearances as a guest conductor in Europe and the United States. He was honored in 1884 by Emperor Alexander III, and awarded a lifetime pension.

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  • Lived from
    1840 - 1893 (Died age 53)
  • Birthday:
    7th May 1840
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Star Sign:
    Taurus
  • Place of Birth:
    Votkinsk
  • Country:
    Russian Federation