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Also Known As: Vladimir Gorowitz Died: November 5, 1989
Born: October 1, 1904 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Ukraine Profession: pianist, composer, piano teacher (Mannes College of Music)

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As a well-versed Russian entertainer, Vladimir Horowitz had a diverse career in the entertainment business. Horowitz worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Vladimir Horowitz Concert" (CBS, 1985-86) and "Vladimir Horowitz, The Last Romantic" (1985). Later, Horowitz tackled roles in "Horowitz Plays Mozart" (1988-89), "Carnegie Hall at 100: A Place of Dreams" (1990-91) and "Horowitz in Moscow" (1991-92). Toward the end of his career, Horowitz appeared in "Vladimir Horowitz: A Reminiscence" (1993-94). Vladimir Horowitz passed away in November 1989 at the age of 85.

As a well-versed Russian entertainer, Vladimir Horowitz had a diverse career in the entertainment business. Horowitz worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Vladimir Horowitz Concert" (CBS, 1985-86) and "Vladimir Horowitz, The Last Romantic" (1985). Later, Horowitz tackled roles in "Horowitz Plays Mozart" (1988-89), "Carnegie Hall at 100: A Place of Dreams" (1990-91) and "Horowitz in Moscow" (1991-92). Toward the end of his career, Horowitz appeared in "Vladimir Horowitz: A Reminiscence" (1993-94). Vladimir Horowitz passed away in November 1989 at the age of 85.

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 Vladimir Horowitz Concert (1986) Performer
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Education

Kiev Conservatory: -

Notes

Awarded the Medal of Freedom by former President Ronald Reagan in 1986.

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wife:
Wanda Toscanini Horowitz. Married in 1933; daughter of conductor Arturo Toscanini.

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sister:
Regina Gorowitz. Pianist.
brother:
Georg Gorowitz. Violinist.
daughter:
Sonya Horowitz. Born 1934, died 1975.

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