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Maria Cebotari
Birth: Feb. 10, 1910
Chisinau (Kishinev)
Chisinau Municipality, Moldova
Death: Jun. 9, 1949
Vienna
Vienna (Wien), Austria

Maria Cebotari was a Soprano and sang as a child in a church in Maldovia. After that, she played on stage in Moscow with famous artists and got married to Count Wirubow in 1930. When she arrived in Paris, she decided to developpe her voice. Then she went on study to Berlin. From there, the State Opera House of Dresde called her. She stood there until 1943. She was also appearing in the Opera Houses of Berlin, Munich, Vienna, Bucarest, Zurich, Milano and Rome. In 1938, she divorced her husband because he fell for gambling and alcohol. In 1936, she made her first Talkie Film. Later, she married Gustav Diessl, with which she made the Film "Starke Herzen" in 1937. Her husband died in 1948, in Vienna. With him, she had two sons. After her dead, They were adopted by the british Pianist Sir Clifford Curzon. Short before her dead. Herbert von Karajan engaged Maria Cebotari and Elfie Mayerhofer, the Viennese Nightingale, for the 1949 Salzburg Music Festival in Austria, in Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" (in Italian language). (bio by: Rudi Polt) 
 
Burial:
Döblinger Friedhof
Vienna
Wien Stadt
Vienna (Wien), Austria
 
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Originally Created by: Rudi Polt
Record added: Nov 22, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6945492
Maria Cebotari
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Maria Cebotari
Added by: Rudi Polt
 
Maria Cebotari
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- Rudi Polt
 Added: Jun. 11, 2014

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jan. 18, 2014
May you be at rest in heavenly peace Maria!
- Osiris
 Added: Jun. 9, 2013
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