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 Miura Tamaki

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Miura Tamaki Famous memorial

Birth
Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Death 26 May 1946 (aged 62)
Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial Taitō-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Memorial ID 7738045 View Source

Musician and singer. At the age of 19, she made her debut in Japan in the opera "Orfeo ed Euridice." After earning much critical acclaim, she moved to Germany in 1914, and thereafter spent many years in England, the United States of America, and Italy. Everywhere she went, she fascinated people with her magnificent voice. She appeared as "Madame Butterfly" over 2000 times. Puccini, the composer of "Madame Butterfly", said that the role was made for her. She continued to perform after returning to Japan. There are several music awards in Japan named in her honor.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
  • Added: 5 Aug 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7738045
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7738045/miura-tamaki : accessed ), memorial page for Miura Tamaki (22 Feb 1884–26 May 1946), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7738045, citing Kanei-ji Temple Cemetery, Taitō-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan ; Maintained by Find a Grave .