Strauss the Younger


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Noun1.Strauss the Younger - Austrian composer and son of Strauss the ElderStrauss the Younger - Austrian composer and son of Strauss the Elder; composed many famous waltzes and became known as the `waltz king' (1825-1899)
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1825: Johann Strauss the Younger, Austrian composer of waltzes such as The Blue Danube and operettas including Die Fledermaus, was born in Vienna.
1899: Johann Strauss the Younger, Austrian composer, violinist and conductor who wrote The Blue Danube waltz, died.
In his turn Johann Strauss the younger, the 'Waltz King', has himself appealed to pianists wishing to adapt his works.