[back to startpage]
Binental, Leopold Janmusicologist (Chopinologist), violinist & journalist / muzykolog (Szopenolog), skrzypek i dziennikarz
b: Kielce, POLAND 10/01/1886
d: Oświęcim (Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp), POLAND 01/04/1944
oo 1908 Janina Binental née Heilpern
Worked as music critic for "Kurier Warszawski". Author of several publications on Fryderyk Chopin.
In 1940 Leopold along with his wife fled Warsaw to France where his daughter lived. They were both arrested in 1944, deported to Auschwitz. Leopold and Janina were murdered on the same day.
source: (1) "Leopold Binental i Losy Jego Kolekcji" by Krzysztof Dubiński & Ewa Katarzyna Świetlicka (2) Leopold Binental / de.wikipedia.org (3) Osoby związane z Chopinem / chopin.nifc.pl
Father: Henryk / Haim Binental / Binenthal Mother: Franciszka Bienenthal née Góranowska / Guranowska Siblings: Aleksander Binental children: Krystyna Janina Binental
Created with the program AHNENBLATT (www.ahnenblatt.com).