As per our current Database, Dmitri Shostakovich has been died on Aug 9, 1975 (age 68).
When Dmitri Shostakovich die, Dmitri Shostakovich was 68 years old.
|Popular As||Dmitri Shostakovich|
|Age||68 years old|
|Born||September 25, 1906 (Saint Petersburg, Russia)|
|Town/City||Saint Petersburg, Russia|
Dmitri Shostakovich’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
Dmitri Shostakovich was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.
Prominent and influential 20th-century Composer who reflected the moods of Soviet life under Joseph Stalin in his works. His oeuvre included 15 symphonies, six concerti, 15 string quartets, a piano quintet, two piano trios, and the score for the film 'The First Echelon' from 1955-1956.
His graduation piece was also his breakthrough composition, 1926's First Symphony.
He had a contentious relationship with the Soviet government, never being as passionate about Marxism as they would have preferred and often protesting the Stalin regime. However, this never hindered his piano playing or his compositions.
He married Nina Varzar on May 13, 1932, then Margarita Kainova in July 1956, and finally, Irina Supinskaya in December 1962.
He was heavily influenced by Igor Stravinsky and Sergei Prokofiev early on, before transitioning to a personally developed Hybrid style with "Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District" from 1934.