Josef Hofmann

Josef Hofmann bio

Birth Name: Josef Hofmann

Occupation: Pianist

Place Of Birth: Poland

Date Of Birth: January 20, 1876

Date Of Death: February 16, 1957

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Josef Hofmann was born on the 20th of January, 1876. He was famous for being a Pianist. Child prodigy, educator, and inventor who was considered the greatest pianist of his day until alcoholism wreaked havoc on his talents.

Josef Hofmann was born in Poland. He was compared to Mozart and Mendelssohn after giving critically acclaimed concerts in Europe, Scandinavia, and the United States during the late 1880s. He released well over 100 compositions under the pseudonym Michel Dvorsky. He was also an inventor with more than 70 patents to his name, including pneumatic shock absorbers for cars and airplanes.

Josef Hofmann was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Josef Hofmann was born in 1870s.

Josef Hofmann is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Josef’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Josef Hofmann kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Josef Hofmann was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Josef Hofmann
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Josef Hofmann 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: Josef Hofmann was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Josef Hofmann 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.

Josef Hofmann’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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