Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Artur Rubenstein

Artur Rubinstein, 1957

Polish-American classical pianist Artur Rubenstein was born on this day, January 28, in 1887 (d. 1982). At age two, Rubinstein demonstrated absolute pitch and a fascination with the piano, watching his elder sister’s piano lessons. By the age of four, he was recognized as a child prodigy.  He played in public for eight decades. Read more (Wikipedia).