Dmitri Hvorostovsky, the Russian baritone known for his velvety voice, dashing looks and shock of flowing white hair, died Wednesday at a hospice near his home in London, several years after he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. 25 more words
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Beloved Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, among the most prominent opera singers of his generation, has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 55. 35 more words
Mr. Hvorostovsky escaped the street-gang life as a teenager in a grim Siberian city to become an international star.
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