|Birth Day||February 10, 1912|
|Age||108 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jan 25, 1987 (age 74)|
He made his conducting debut at age 20 after studying at the Vienna Conservatory. He fled Vienna for Australia following the 1938 Anschluss.
He was born into a devout Catholic family. His brother Josef Krips was also a Conductor.
He and Darcey Bussell were both appointed to the Order of the British Empire.