Leonie Rysanek is one of the most beloved sopranos of the 20th century.
Born on Nov. 14, 1926, she would forge a major career as an interpreter of the works of Wagner and Strauss. She was also a champion of many of the heavier Verdi roles. Later in her career, she transitioned to becoming a mezzo-soprano, leaving her mark on a number of roles of that repertory.
As we celebrate her birthday, here is a fun quiz aimed at testing your knowledge of the famed soprano and hopefully providing some new insight.