Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: German-born opera singer who was one of the leading 20th-century sopranos of the post-World War II period much admired of her global performances for her renditions of Mozart and Richard Strauss, and who was an aunt of U.S. General H. Norman Schwarzkopf.

 

 

Cause of Death: In her sleep

 

Born: December 9, 1915

 

Died: August 3, 2006

 

Location: Schruns, Austria