Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Born: 13th January 1904, Odessa, Russian Empire (today Ukraine)
Died: 21st December 1992, London
Nationality: Jewish Ukrainian-born American
Nathan Mironovich Milstein was a Jewish Ukrainian-born American virtuoso violinist.
Widely considered one of the finest violinists of the 20th century, Milstein was known for his interpretations of Bach's solo violin works and for works from the Romantic period. He was also known for his long career: he performed at a high level into his mid-80s, retiring only after suffering a broken hand.