As per our current Database, Bedrich Smetana is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Bedrich Smetana is 198 years, 11 months and 6 days old. Bedrich Smetana will celebrate 199rd birthday on a Thursday 2nd of March 2023. Below we countdown to Bedrich Smetana upcoming birthday.
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|Born||March 2, 1824 (Czech Republic)|
Bedrich Smetana’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Bedrich Smetana was born in the Year of the Monkey. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. They’re energetic, upbeat, and good at listening but lack self-control. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. They’re heart-breakers, not good at long-term relationships, morals are weak. Compatible with Rat or Dragon.
The father of Czech music. He was remembered for "The Battered Bride," an opera, and "Má vlast," a symphonic cycle.
He first performed publicly when he was six. He later studied with the great pianist and composer Josef Proksch.
He established a reputation for himself as a nationalistic composer during the 1848 Prague uprising, of which he was a participant.
His father was a brewer who had become modestly wealthy selling clothing and provisions to the French Army during the Napoleonic Wars. He married Katerina Kolarova in 1849, with whom he had four children.
He shared a close friendship with Franz Liszt.