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Krzysztof Penderecki Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at June 24, 2024 by BirthdayDBs Team

Krzysztof Penderecki Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Krzysztof Penderecki Facts

Full NameKrzysztof Penderecki
BirthdateNovember 23, 1933
Birth PlacePoland
Age (in 2024)90 Years Old
ZodiacSagittarius
OccupationComposer

Krzysztof Penderecki Age & Birthday

Krzysztof Penderecki is best known as Composer who has born on November 23, 1933 in Poland. Currently, Krzysztof Penderecki is 90 years, 7 months and 1 days old. Krzysztof Penderecki will celebrate 91st birthday on Saturday, 23rd of November 2024. Below the countdown to Krzysztof Penderecki upcoming birthday.

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Krzysztof Penderecki Biography

About

Influential Polish composer who created new sounds from the forms and styles of works from past centuries. His most popular composition is likely "Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima," and he received the Commander's Cross Award in 1964.

Before Fame

He began studying the piano and violin at an early age. He entered the Conservatoire in Krakow at 18, and by his mid-20s, he was winning awards for his talent.

Trivia

He wrote more than a half dozen symphonies and numerous other pieces, winning Grammy Awards in the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s.

Family Life

He was born in Dębica. His grandfather Robert Berger was a talented painter and banker.

Associated With

He and Adam Makowicz, another well-known composer from Poland, were contemporaries.

Top Asked Questions about Krzysztof Penderecki

How old is Krzysztof Penderecki in 2024?

Krzysztof Penderecki is 90 years old today.

When was Krzysztof Penderecki born?

Krzysztof Penderecki was born on November 23, 1933 in Poland.

What is Krzysztof Penderecki zodiac sign?

Krzysztof Penderecki zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

What was Krzysztof Penderecki best known for?

Krzysztof Penderecki was best known as Composer.

Fun Facts about Krzysztof Penderecki's Birthday

Here's quick list of some fun facts about Krzysztof Penderecki's birthday you must know including detailed age calculation, western astrology, roman numeral, birthstone and birth flower.

  • Krzysztof Penderecki was born on Thursday, 327th day / 47th week of 1933
  • Krzysztof Penderecki has Sagittarius zodiac sign and Fire element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Krzysztof Penderecki birthday is XXIII.XI.MCMXXXIII
  • Krzysztof Penderecki's birthstone is Topaz
  • Krzysztof Penderecki's birth flower is Chrysanthemum that symbolize cheerfulness, friendship & abundance
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in year is 90 years old
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in month is 1087 months old
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in day is 33086 days old
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in hour is 794064 hours old
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in minute is 47643840 minutes old
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in second is 2858630400 seconds old
  • Next Krzysztof Penderecki birthday is on Sunday, November 23rd 2025
  • Krzysztof Penderecki age in next birthday (2025) is 91 years old
  • Learn more interesting facts about November 23, 1933 birthday

Historical Events on Krzysztof Penderecki Birthday (November 23)

Below are historical events that coincided with Krzysztof Penderecki's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.

YearEvent
1991Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury announces in a statement that he is HIV-positive. He dies the following day.
1992The first smartphone, the IBM Simon, is introduced at COMDEX in Las Vegas, Nevada.
1996Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961 is hijacked, then crashes into the Indian Ocean off the coast of Comoros after running out of fuel, killing 125.
2001The Convention on Cybercrime is signed in Budapest, Hungary.
2003Rose Revolution: Georgian president Eduard Shevardnadze resigns following weeks of mass protests over flawed elections.
2004The Holy Trinity Cathedral of Tbilisi, the largest religious building in Georgia, is consecrated.
2005Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is elected president of Liberia and becomes the first woman to lead an African country.
2006A series of bombings kills at least 215 people and injures 257 others in Sadr City, making it the second deadliest sectarian attack since the beginning of the Iraq War in 2003.
2007MS Explorer, a cruise liner carrying 154 people, sinks in the Antarctic Ocean south of Argentina after hitting an iceberg near the South Shetland Islands. There are no fatalities.
2009The Maguindanao massacre occurs in Ampatuan, Maguindanao, Philippines; 58 opponents of Andal Ampatuan Jr. are kidnapped and killed.
2010Bombardment of Yeonpyeong: North Korean artillery attack kills two civilians and two marines on Yeonpyeong Island, South Korea.
2011Arab Spring: After 11 months of protests in Yemen, Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh signs a deal to transfer power to the vice president, in exchange for legal immunity.
2015Blue Origin's New Shepard space vehicle became the first rocket to successfully fly to space and then return to Earth for a controlled, vertical landing.
2018Founders of Italian fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana issue an apology following a series of offensive advertisements on social media promoting a fashion show in Shanghai, China, which was canceled.
2019The last Sumatran rhinoceros in Malaysia, Imam, dies, making the species officially extinct in the country.
1984The birth of Amruta Khanvilkar, Indian actress and dancer
1984The birth of Justin Turner, American baseball player
1985The birth of Viktor An, South Korean speed skater
1987The birth of Nicklas Bäckström, Swedish ice hockey player
1987The birth of Snooki, American reality television personality
1990The birth of Shaun Hutchinson, English footballer
1990The birth of Eddy Kim, South Korean singer-songwriter and guitarist
1990The birth of Alena Leonova, Russian figure skater
1990The birth of Christopher Quiring, German footballer
1991The birth of Ahmed Shehzad, Pakistani cricketer
1992The birth of Miley Cyrus, American singer-songwriter and actress
1992The birth of Gabriel Landeskog, Swedish ice hockey player
1994The birth of Wes Burns, Welsh footballer
1995The birth of Kelly Rosen, Estonian footballer
1996The birth of Anna Yanovskaya, Russian ice dancer
2013The death of Connie Broden, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1932)
2013The death of Costanzo Preve, Italian philosopher and theorist (b. 1943)
2014The death of Marion Barry, American lawyer and politician, 2nd Mayor of the District of Columbia (b. 1936)
2014The death of Dorothy Cheney, American tennis player (b. 1916)
2014The death of Murray Oliver, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach (b. 1937)
2014The death of Pat Quinn, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1943)
2015The death of Jamiluddin Aali, Pakistani poet, playwright, and critic (b. 1925)
2015The death of Manmeet Bhullar, Canadian lawyer and politician (b. 1980)
2015The death of Douglass North, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1920)
2016The death of Rita Barberá Nolla, Spanish politician (b. 1948)
2016The death of Ralph Branca, American baseball player (b. 1926)
2016The death of Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (b. 1930)
2016The death of Joe Esposito, road manager for Elvis Presley (b. 1938)
2017The death of Stela Popescu, Romanian actress (b. 1935)
2020The death of Tarun Gogoi, Indian Chief Minister of Assam (b. 1934)

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