Leo Slezak

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Leo Slezak (German pronunciation: [ˌleːo ˈslɛzak]; 18 August 1873 – 1 June 1946) was a Moravian dramatic tenor.[1] He was associated in particular with Austrian opera as well as the title role in Verdi's Otello.[2][3] He is the father of actors Walter Slezak and Margarete Slezak and grandfather of the actress Erika Slezak.

Leo Slezak, ca. 1927