Wladyslaw Szpilman

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: Polish classical pianist and composer who scored many pieces and soundtracks while touring in Poland in the early 1930's and whose life about his survival in the Warsaw ghetto during the Holocaust was portrayed in the upcoming Roman Polanski film The Pianist.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: December 5, 1911

 

Died: July 6, 2000

 

Location: Warsaw, Poland