Koji Kondo

Koji Kondo was born on August 13, 1961 in Nagoya, Japan. Composer of soundtracks for classic Nintendo video games, including the "Super Mario" and "The Legend of Zelda" series.
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Occupation Composer
Age 62 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born August 13, 1961 (Nagoya, Japan)
Birthday August 13
Town/City Nagoya, Japan
Nationality Japan

๐ŸŒ™ Zodiac

Koji Kondoโ€™s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, people born under the sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status. Leo often has many friends for they are generous and loyal. Self-confident and attractive, this is a Sun sign capable of uniting different groups of people and leading them as one towards a shared cause, and their healthy sense of humor makes collaboration with other people even easier.

๐ŸŒ™ Chinese Zodiac Signs

Koji Kondo was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.

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Composer of soundtracks for classic Nintendo video games, including the "Super Mario" and "The Legend of Zelda" series.

Before Fame

He studied the electronic organ while a child and later played in a jazz and rock cover band.


His first foray into video game music was the Soundtrack to "Super Mario Bros." from 1985. It was designed to be repetitive without seeming repetitive.

Family Life

His family was residing in Nagoya, Japan, when he was born.

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He called Ian Gillan's "Deep Purple" one of his musical influences.

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