|Birth Day:||October 17, 1898|
|Death Date:||Jan 26, 1998 (age 99)|
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As per our current Database, Shinichi Suzuki died on Jan 26, 1998 (age 99).
His father owned a violin factory, and Suzuki spent his youth teaching himself to play the violin by listening to musical recordings and imitating what he heard.
Born in Nagoya, Japan in 1898, as one of twelve children, Shinichi spent his childhood working at his father's violin factory (current Suzuki Violin Co., Ltd.), putting up violin soundposts. A family friend encouraged Shinichi to study Western culture, but his father felt that it was beneath Suzuki to be a performer. However, he began to teach himself how to play the violin in 1916, after being inspired by a recording of Mischa Elman. Without access to professional instruction, he listened to recordings and tried to imitate what he heard.
Shinichi Suzuki died at his home in Matsumoto, Japan on 26 January 1998, aged 99.
Shinichi met and married Waltraud Prange in 1905.
Currently, Shinichi Suzuki is 122 years, 9 months and 19 days old. Shinichi Suzuki will celebrate 123rd birthday on a Sunday 17th of October 2021. Below we countdown to Shinichi Suzuki upcoming birthday.