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Stephen Heller (Composer)

Born: 16th May 1813, Budapest, Hungary

Died: 14th January 1888, Paris, France

Nationality: Hungarian

Stephen Heller (Hungarian: Heller István) was a Hungarian pianist, teacher, and composer whose career spanned the period from Schumann to Bizet. Heller was an influence for later Romantic composers. He outlived his reputation, and was a near-forgotten figure at his death in 1888.