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Treumann, Louis b. March 3, 1872 d. March 5, 1944 Opera Singer. A leading tenor of early 20th. century Vienna, he is probably best remembered for creating the role of Count Danilo in the 1905 world premiere of Franz Lehar's "The Merry Widow". Born Alois Politzer to a merchant family of what was then the Austro-Hungarian Empire, he broke into show business as a stagehand, gradually was given small roles, and received his major break in 1902 when he sang at the Carltheater in Lehar's "Ein Rastelbinder". Gradually becoming a leading exponent...[Read More] (Bio by: Bob Hufford) Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Terezin (Theresienstadt), Ustecky, Czech Republic