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Gioachino Rossini Honored With Leap Day Google Doodle

Today is February 29th, leap day – so salary workers you’re working for free. It’s also the birthday of the Italian composer Gioachino Rossini, who many in his time dubbed “The Italian Mozart.” Rossini was born into a family of musicians, and by the age of 14 he was playing the piano and cello proficiently. Rossini wrote his first Opera, …

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