Sergei Prokofiev’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Apr 23, 1891

Death Date

Mar 5, 1953

Age of Death

61 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Mar 5, 1953



The composer Sergei Prokofiev died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Influential 20th-century composer and master of several musical genres. He authored the ever-popular “Peter and the Wolf” from 1936.

He married Carolina Codina on September 29, 1923, but they separated in March 1941. He later married Mira Mendelson on January 13, 1948. He had two sons named Oleg and Sviatoslav Prokofiev.