Vladimir Odoyevsky (Composer)
Born: 13th August 1803, Moscow, Russia
Died: 11th March 1869, Moscow, Russia
Prince Vladimir Fyodorovich Odoyevsky was a prominent Russian Imperial philosopher, writer, music critic, philanthropist and pedagogue. He became known as the "Russian Hoffmann" and even the "Russian Faust" on account of his keen interest in phantasmagoric tales and musical criticism.