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Van Cliburn (1934–2013)


Van Cliburn was born Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr. on July 12, 1934, in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. His mother, named Rildia Bee O'Bryan, had been taught piano by Arthur Friedheim, a pupil of Franz Liszt. Cliburn began taking piano lessons at the age of three from his mother, who was strict and demanded perfection. At the age of twelve Cliburn won a ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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 1988 America's Tribute to Bob Hope (TV Movie documentary) (musician: piano)
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6' 4" (1.93 m)
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His publicist was his close friend, Mary Lou Falcone. See more »

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