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David Helfgott

Born: 19-May-1947
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Matter of Dispute
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: Australia
Executive summary: Subject of the biopic Shine

Father: Peter Helfgott (d. 1975)
Mother: Rachel
Sister: Margaret
Brother: Leslie
Sister: Suzie
Sister: Louise
Wife: Clara (m. 1971, div.)
Wife: Gillian Murray

    University: Royal College of Music, London, England

    Nervous Breakdown 1970
    Shock Treatment
    Polish Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Smoking

Official Website:

Is the subject of books:
Out of Tune: David Helfgott and the Myth of Shine, 1998, BY: Margaret Helfgott and Tom Gross, DETAILS: (biography)

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