Francis Plante

Francis Plante was born on March 2, 1839 in France. Foremost French pianist of the 19th century. He became one of the first-ever recording artists.
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As per our current Database, Francis Plante has been died on Dec 19, 1934 (age 95).

🎂 Francis Plante - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Francis Plante die, Francis Plante was 95 years old.

Popular As Francis Plante
Occupation Pianist
Age 95 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born March 2, 1839 (France)
Birthday March 2
Town/City France
Nationality France

🌙 Zodiac

Francis Plante’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.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Francis Plante was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.

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Foremost French Pianist of the 19th century. He became one of the first-ever recording artists.

Before Fame

His career began at age seven in Paris. He first studied with famed Pianist Antoine Marmontel.


He became friends with some of the greatest Musicians in history, including Franz Liszt, Felix Mendelssohn, and Frederic Chopin.

Family Life

His wife died in 1908, prompting him to retire from performing with exceptions made for charity benefits.

Associated With

He heard Chopin play, and as a result, historians see the one surviving film of his playing as a portal into an era of performance that was lost to history.

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