Date of Birth:
18 April 1882
Leopold Stokowski played in 3 movies in the Comedy, Music, Music, Animation, Family, Fantasy genres.
Leopold Stokowski got succeed with average imdb rating 7.3.
Is generally regarded as being the first conductor to seat the first and second violins together, which has become part of the standard seating plan used by most orchestras today.
Signed a recording contract at the age of 94 which would have kept him active until he turned 100 (he died a year later).
Was always experimenting with different orchestral seating plans.
Founded the New York City Symphony in 1944.
Served as music director of the Houston Symphony Orchestra from 1955 to 1961.
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