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Baritone

Milo Luka, Czech baritone.

Background

Luka, Milo was born on August 9, 1890 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Son of Vaclav and Pauline (Kolar) Luka.

Education

Educated in Prague.

Career

Sang in principal opera houses of Europe. Came to the United States, 1920. Joined Chicago Civic Opera Company, 1923.

Principal roles in Rigoletto. Aida, Barber of Seville, Pagliacci, Othello, Il Trovatore, Tannhauser. Home: 621 Melrose St., Chicago Deceased.

Connections

Married May Cotthart, November 19, 1916.

father:
Vaclav Luka

mother:
Pauline (Kolar) Luka

spouse:
May Cotthart