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Quick Facts About Shostakovich

Full Name: Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich
Birth Place: St. Petersburg, Russia
Date of Birth: 25-Sep-1906
Date of Death: 9-Aug-1975
Trivia: Composed Symphony No. 7

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Dmitri Shostakovich

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Father: (engineer), Wife: Nina Varzar (m. 1932, open marriage, d. 1954), Son: Maxim Shostakovich (conductor and pianist, b. 10-May-1938), Wife: Margarita Kainova (m. 1956, div. 1959), Wife: Irina Supinskaya (m. 1962)

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Buried, Novodevichy Cemetery, Moscow, Russia

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Moscow, Russia

How old would Shostakovich be if he would currently be alive in the year of 2009?

About 103 years old

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