|Birth Day||July 18, 1870|
|Age||149 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 20, 1937 (age 66)|
He began taking piano classes when he was seven years old. He studied with Composer Mohammed Sahabaari.
He emulated the singing style of Mohammed Uthman so well that he was hired to record the singer's works in 1932.
He was born into a Karaite Jewish family. His mother was of Bedouin origin. His father worked as a jeweler.