Shinichi Suzuki – Teacher

Shinichi Suzuki – Teacher

Name Shinichi Suzuki
Profession Teacher
Date of Birth 1898-10-17
Place of Birth Japan
Age 99 yrs
Death Date 1998-01-26
Birth Sign Libra

About Shinichi Suzuki

Teacher and violinist who created the Suzuki method of music education.

Early Life Experience of Shinichi Suzuki

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.

Trivia Info

He advocated that children be taught the violin from an early age, and he opened a music school in Matsumoto that accepted all applicants.

Family Life and Relationship

He met and married Waltraud Prange in 1905.

Close Associates

He and Seiji Ozawa were Japanese classical musicians.

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Airi Suzuki

Airi Suzuki

Name Airi Suzuki
Profession Pop Singer
Date of Birth 1994-04-12
Place of Birth Japan
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Aries

About Airi Suzuki

Japanese pop idol best known as a former member of the groups C-ute, Buno!, Hello! Project Kids, and Dia Lady. She has appeared on television on shows like Yorosen as well as in films like 2011’s Osama Game. Also a model, she has done several shoots for the magazine Ray.

Early Life Experience of Airi Suzuki

She was born in Gifu, Japan and passed the audition for Hello! Project Kids in 2002. She made her entertainment industry debut as a member of the group 4Kids.

Trivia Info

She appeared as a gravure idol with Mayu Watanabe from AKB48 in the December 2010 issue of UP to Boy.

Family Life and Relationship

Her parents, Toru Suzuki and Kyoko Suzuki, are both professional golfers. She has a sibling named Saiki.

Close Associates

She has performed alongside Maimi Yajima as a member of Cute.

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David Suzuki – Zoologist

David Suzuki – Zoologist

Name David Suzuki
Profession Zoologist
Date of Birth 1936-03-24
Place of Birth Vancouver,
Canada
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Aries

About David Suzuki

Zoologist and environmental activists who hosted the Canadian series The Nature of Things. He earned the Order of Canada award in 1976 and 2006 and he has been a long time advocate for legislation that might counteract climate change.

Early Life Experience of David Suzuki

He and his family suffered were interned in British Columbia from early during the Second World War until after the war ended in 1945.

Trivia Info

In 2004 he was voted the fifth greatest Canadian by viewers of the CBC.

Family Life and Relationship

He married his second wife Tara Cullis in 1972, after his 7-year marriage to Setsuku Sunahara ended in 1965.

Close Associates

He presented a three-part special on the life of Charles Darwin called “Darwin’s Brave New World.”

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Dt Suzuki

Dt Suzuki

Name Dt Suzuki
Profession Essayist
Date of Birth 1870-10-18
Place of Birth Japan
Age 95 yrs
Death Date 1966-07-12
Birth Sign Libra

About Dt Suzuki

Known for his numerous writings on Zen and Shin Buddhism and for his translations of ancient Japanese, Chinese, and Sanskrit texts, he was an extremely important figure in the introduction of Buddhism to the Western world.

Early Life Experience of Dt Suzuki

While studying various languages at Tokyo University, he began his training in the tenets and practices of Zen Buddhism.

Trivia Info

He taught for many years at Otani University, a Buddhist institution in Kyoto, Japan.

Family Life and Relationship

He and his wife, Beatrice Erskine Lane, were both members of the Theosophical Society.

Close Associates

His Buddhist writings were highly praised by psychotherapist and psychological theorist Carl Jung.

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Rina Suzuki

Rina Suzuki

Name Rina Suzuki
Profession Drummer
Date of Birth 1991-08-21
Place of Birth Nara,
Japan
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Leo

About Rina Suzuki

Drummer for the Japanese rock band SCANDAL most often known simply as Rina. Each of the band’s first seven albums charted in the top 5 in Japan.

Early Life Experience of Rina Suzuki

She and her her future bandmates met in high school and started performing in 2006.

Trivia Info

She and the band have performed theme songs for various anime shows. She’s also played with Halloween Junky Orchestra and has a custom drumstick line through Pearl Drums.

Family Life and Relationship

She hails from Nara, Japan and is the youngest of the original band members.

Close Associates

She and Haruna Ono have played together as part of Scandal.

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