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André Ernest Modeste Gretry
Birth: Feb. 8, 1741
Death: Sep. 24, 1813

Composer, born in Liege. Wrote many operas, also some ballet and orchestral music. The bottom photograph shows his statue in front of the Opera House, Liege (Belgium) - his heart is interred behind the grille beneath the statue. 
 
Burial:
Place de I Opera
Liege
Liège, Belgium
Plot: His heart is in an urn behind the little grille under his statue
 
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Record added: Mar 14, 2000
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André Ernest Modeste Gretry
Added by: Bobb Edwards
 
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