Akira Ifukube

Akira Ifukube

Name Akira Ifukube
Profession Composer
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth Japan
Age 91 yrs
Death Date 2006-02-08
Birth Sign Gemini

About Akira Ifukube

Composer of classical music and film scores whose work is most well recognized in the background of the Godzilla monster films by Toho productions.

Early Life Experience of Akira Ifukube

His first performances were as a part of orchestras including Japanese Rhapsody and Triptyque aborigene.

Trivia Info

He composed film scores for The Birth of Japan, Battle in Outer Space, and a couple King Kong films that sometimes also featured Godzilla.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born in Kushiro and died in Tokyo.

Close Associates

He composed the score for the 1954 Godzilla film directed by Ishiro Honda.

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