Władysław Szpilman facts for kids
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|Died||6 July 2000
|Resting place||Powązki Military Cemetery, Warsaw|
|Occupation||Composer, pianist, author|
|Known for||The Pianist|
|Spouse(s)||Halina (Grzecznarowski) Szpilman
(1950–2000; his death)
|Children||Christopher Szpilman, Andrzej Szpilman|
Szpilman is known as the main character of the Roman Polanski movie The Pianist (2002). This movie is based on the book of the same name. It recounts Polanski's survival of the German occupation of Warsaw and the Holocaust.
Szpilman died in Warsaw, Poland on 6 July 2000 at the age of 88.
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Władysław Szpilman's grave in Powązki Military Cemetery in Warsaw
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