Johann Strauss II. By: Cyan Rhine. Johann Strauss II…. Lived and died in Vienna, Austria. Was born on October 25, 1825 and died June 3, 1889. Johann’s Childhood . . . . Johann Strauss II was the oldest son of the first Johann Strauss.
By: Cyan Rhine
Johann Strauss II was the oldest son of the first Johann Strauss.
He’d begun composing when he was six.
Johann had two brothers, Eduard and Josef Strauss.
Johann Strauss II had three wives.
His first wife was Jetty Treffz. They’d had five children before she died of a heart attack in 1878.
His second wife was Angelika Dittrich, who didn’t support his music.
His third wife was Adele, who supported and encouraged him.