Zubir Said

About Zubir Said

Birth Day: July 22, 1907
Birth Place: Indonesia
Died On: Nov 16, 1987 (age 80)
Birth Sign: Cancer

Zubir Said Net Worth

Zubir Said was bornon July 22, 1907 in Indonesia. Best remembered as the composer of Singapore's national anthem, "Majulah Singapura" (English title: "Onward Singapore"), he also had a more than decade-long career as a composer with a Malay movie production company called Cathay-Keris Film Productions.
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💰 Net worth: 1.3 Million

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About

Best remembered as the Composer of Singapore's national anthem, "Majulah Singapura" (English title: "Onward Singapore"), he also had a more than decade-long career as a Composer with a Malay movie production company called Cathay-Keris Film Productions.

Before Fame

He learned to play the flute during his primary school years; by middle school, he was proficient on drums and guitar. He moved to Singapore in his early twenties and began his music career with a Malay opera company.

Trivia

His numerous cultural and artistic awards include the Bintang Bakti Masyarakat, the Sijil Kemuliaan, and the Jasawan Seni Award.

Family Life

He grew up in West Sumatra, Indonesia, in a family of eight children. After settling in Singapore and marrying, he became the father of one son and four daughters.

Associated With

He and Latvian musician Karlis Baumanis both became famous for composing their countries' national anthems.