John Ogdon bio

Birth Name: John Ogdon

Occupation: Pianist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: January27, 1937

Date Of Death: August 1, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

John Ogdon was born on the 27th of January, 1937. He was best known for being a Pianist. Solidified his international reputation after winning both the 1961 London Liszt Competition and the 1962 International Tchaikovsky Competition.

John Ogdon was born in England. He was a student at the Royal Northern College of Music from 1953 until 1957. He died before he could finish a symphony based on the writings of Herman Melville .

John Ogdon was a Aquarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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John Ogdon was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

John Ogdon is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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John Ogdon’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Ogdon’s parents.

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John Ogdon was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME:John Ogdon
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Ogdon was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: John Ogdon was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: John Ogdon had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

John Ogdon’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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