Austrian violinist and composer of waltzes and other works, notably Redetzky March (1848). His son Johann (1825-1899), known as “the Younger,” is sometimes called “the Waltz King” and is best remembered for his numerous waltzes, such as “The Blue Danube” (1867).
, Levi 1829?-1902.
American clothing manufacturer who developed heavy denim trousers and founded Levi Strauss and Company (1850).
, Richard 1864-1949.
German composer known chiefly for his symphonic poems, such as Don Quixote (1897), and his operas, including Salome (1905).