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ON THIS DAY | Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Died On This Day in 1893
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He died just 9 days after the premiere of his Sixth "Pathétique" Symphony
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky died on this day in 1893 from cholera, aged just 53.
The first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally, Tchaikovsky's signature works include some of the most popular theatrical music in the classical repertoire.
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