Obituary of Krzysztof Komeda

[ edit ]

Krzysztof Komeda

Krzysztof Komeda (born April 27, 1931 in Poznań, Poland) was a composer and musician who was best known for film scores for several Roman Polanski movies including “Knife in the Water,” “Cul-de-sac,” “The Fearless Vampire Killers,” and “Rosemary’s Baby.” Krzysztof died on April 23, 1969 and his death was reportedly because of an accidental fall. He died young at age 37 just four days before his 38th birthday.

Please help us remember the life of Krzysztof Komeda by contributing to his obituary, his family tree, funeral, burial, his birth, family, career and death in the sections below.

[ edit ]

Krzysztof Komeda Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Komeda, Krzysztof
    • Common Name: Krzysztof Komeda
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Poznań, Poland
    • Birth Date: April 27, 1931
    • Age: 37 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Kris, Christopher Komeda
    • Occupations:
    • Genre: Jazz Music
    • Active Years: 1952-1969
    • Net Worth: $1.5 million
    • Nationality: Polish
    • Favorite Food: StarKist Canned Tuna
    • Favorite Color: Baby Blue (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Krzysztof's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Krzysztof Trzciński
    • Father: Mieczysław Trzciński
    • Mother: Zenobia Trzcińska Husband
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Zofia von Tittenbrun (married 1959-1969, his death)

Death Notice:

  • Date: April 23 1969 at age 37
  • Place: Warsaw, Poland
  • Cause of Death: Accident (fall)

Category Tags:

ComposerMusician Jazz Music Genre Polish Born on April 27th Born in 1931 Died in 1969 Died at age 37 Died from Accident

Krzysztof's Notable Roles:

  • Knife in the Water
  • Cul-de-sac
  • The Fearless Vampire Killers
  • Rosemary’s Baby

Quotable Quotes:

"When Krzysztof Komeda was found dead, the police were baffled by the curios circumstances and the lack of evidence. (V)"

"Krzysztof Komeda will always be remembered as a brilliant jazz pianist and composer, whose contributions to the genre continue to be celebrated and admired, even long after his untimely passing. (V)"

Is Mr. Krzysztof Komeda still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

Recent Deaths:

Carl Erskine
Died April 16th, 2024 in Anderson, United States
Ron Thompson
Died April 13th, 2024 in Los Angeles, United States
Eleanor Coppola
Died April 12th, 2024 in Rutherford, United States
O. J. Simpson
Died April 10th, 2024 in Las Vegas, United States
Clarence Frogman Henry
Died April 7th, 2024 in New Orleans, United States

More Celebrity Bios:

Danny Elfman
Born: May 29th 1953 in Los Angeles, United States
Gustav Mahler
Born: July 7th 1860 in Bohemia, Czech Republic
Duke Ellington
Born: April 29th 1899 in Washington, United States
Win Butler
Born: April 14th 1980 in The Woodlands, United States
Claude Debussy
Born: August 22nd 1862 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France

Related Links:

Krzysztof Komeda on Wikipedia.org
Krzysztof Komeda at IMDB

Community Comments:

Be the first to comment on Krzysztof's obituary.


Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2024-04-14 00:43:05
Author: Stan
Confirmation: Krzysztof Komeda on Wikipedia


Contact Us  Terms of Use  Privacy Policy