Leo Ornstein bio

Birth Name: Leo Ornstein

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Ukraine

Date Of Birth: December 2, 1893

Date Of Death: February 24, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Leo Ornstein was born on the 2nd of December, 1893. He was known for being a Composer. Early 20th-century experimental musician of innovative, shocking compositions. He championed avant-garde composers.

Leo Ornstein was born in Ukraine. He became the first composer to use the tone cluster to great effect. An example of this can be found in “Wild Men’s Dance” from 1913-14. He abandoned his fame and disappeared in the mid-1920s, but continued writing, only to come back in the 1970s. His final piano sonata was published when he was 97.

Leo Ornstein was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leo Ornstein was born in 1890s.

Leo Ornstein 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".


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

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Personal Life

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Leo Ornstein was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Leo Ornstein
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Leo Ornstein was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Leo Ornstein was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Leo Ornstein had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Leo Ornstein’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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