Russian/British composerDied when: 71 years 159 days (857 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Dmitri Nikolaevich Smirnov (Russian: Дми́трий Никола́евич Смирно́в; 2 November 1948 – 9 April 2020), was a Russian-British composer and academic teacher, who also published as Dmitri N.
Smirnov and D.Smirnov-Sadovsky.He wrote operas, symphonies, string quartets and other chamber music, and vocal music from song to oratorio.
Many of his works were inspired by the art of William Blake.He died during the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic due to complications of COVID-19.