Wladziu Valentino Liberace (* 16. May 1919 in west Allis, Wisconsin; † 4. February 1987 in Palm jump (California)), better than Liberace , was an US-American entertainer admits.


Liberace was born into a musical family. In addition, as a young man it received a classical Pianoausbildung, was bewandert in the popular music. Thus it came that it began with it classical pieces and Volkslieder with a pronounced “Pop - Touch " to play. The pianist Ignacy January Paderewski, a friend of the family, guessed/advised him, like he, to arise only under his surname.

Into the 1950er years had it its own Fernsehshow. In this it was accompanied by volume, which stood under the line of its brother George. Later it stepped regularly into picked up Vegas, Nevada . It was noticeable in its show of time life by extravagante costumes and its style.

Only after Liberace to 4. February 1987 at the consequences of AIDS had died, confirmed the Liberace Foundation created by it that the artist preferred same sex relations.

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