Ludwika Jędrzejewicz
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Ludwika Jędrzejewicz

Composer
Female
Born Apr 6, 1807
Hometown Warsaw
Died Oct 29, 1855
Death Place Warsaw
Other Names Chopin, Ludwika

Ludwika Jędrzejewicz was the eldest sister of Polish composer Frédéric Chopin.

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Ludwika Jędrzejewicz
Ludwika Jędrzejewicz
d.1855

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CHILDHOOD

1807 Birth Born in 1807.

TEENAGE

1825 18 Years Old Ludwika taught her brother to read, write and play piano. His musical genius can be attributed to her influence. In 1825 Frédéric wrote his friend and schoolmate Jan Białobłocki: "Ludwika has composed a perfect mazurek, of a kind that Warsaw has not yet danced to." … Read More

FORTIES

1849 42 Years Old 1 More Event
She arrived in Paris on 8 August 1849 with her daughter and husband, lawyer Józef Jędrzejewicz, but her husband soon left.
1855 48 Years Old Ludwika died of a plague during an 1855 epidemic, at her home in Warsaw.
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