About Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink
June 15, 1861 - November 17, 1936
|Place of Birth||:||Libeň, Bohemia, Austrian Empire [now Prague, Czech Republic]|
|Also Known As||:||Ernestine Roessler, Ernestine Schumann-Heink|
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ernestine Schumann-Heink was a Czech-born German-American operatic contralto of German Bohemian descent. She was noted for the size, beauty, tonal richness, flexibility and wide range of her voice.