List of Famous people born in Japan

Japan is an island country in East Asia located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It is bordered by the Sea of Japan to the west and extends from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. Part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, Japan comprises an archipelago of 6,852 islands covering 377,975 square kilometers (145,937 sq mi); the country's five main islands, from north to south, are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is Japan's capital and largest city; other major cities include Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Fukuoka, Kobe, and Kyoto.

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1. Tasuku Honjo

Tasuku Honjo
Male. Japanese immunologist and Nobel laureate (born 1942) .. ITS A FAKE STATEMENT ....
First Name: Tasuku
Born on January 27, 1942 (age 79)

2. Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka
Female. Japanese tennis player
First Name: Naomi
Last Name: Osaka
Born on October 16, 1997 (age 23)
Height: 178 cm | 5'10"
Tennis-player, Sportsperson

3. Shohei Ohtani

Shohei Ohtani
Male. Japanese professional baseball player
First Name: Shohei
Born on July 5, 1994 (age 27)
Height: 193 cm | 6'4"
Baseballer, Sportsperson

4. Kentaro Miura

Kentaro Miura
Male. Japanese manga artist (born 1966)
First Name: Kentaro
Last Name: Miura
Born on July 11, 1966 (age 55)

5. Sasaki Kojirō

Sasaki Kojirō
Male. Japanese swordsman
First Name: Sasaki
Last Name: Kojirō
Born on January 1, 1583
Died on April 14, 1612 (aged 29)
Born in Japan

6. Yui Aragaki

Yui Aragaki
Female. Japanese idol, model, actress, singer, voice actress and radio show host
First Name: Yui
Last Name: Aragaki
Born on June 11, 1988 (age 33)
Height: 168 cm | 5'6"

7. Toru Muranishi

Toru Muranishi
Male. Director of Japanese adult videos
First Name: Toru
Last Name: Muranishi
Born on January 1, 1948 (age 73)
Born in Japan

8. Masakazu Tamura

Masakazu Tamura
Male. Japanese actor
First Name: Masakazu
Born on August 1, 1943 (age 78)

9. Gen Hoshino

Gen Hoshino
Male. Japanese singer-songwriter, actor, writer, radio personality (1981-)
First Name: Gen
Last Name: Hoshino
Born on January 28, 1981 (age 40)
Height: 168 cm | 5'6"

10. Takeru Satō

Takeru Satō
Male. Japanese actor
First Name: Takeru
Last Name: Satō
Born on March 21, 1989 (age 32)

11. Sueo Ōe

Sueo Ōe
Male. Japanese pole vaulter
First Name: Sueo
Born on August 2, 1914
Died on December 24, 1941 (aged 27)

12. Hiroyuki Sanada

Hiroyuki Sanada
Male. Japanese actor
First Name: Hiroyuki
Last Name: Sanada
Born on October 12, 1960 (age 60)
Born in Japan, Tokyo
Height: 168 cm | 5'6"

13. Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoue
Male. Japanese boxer
First Name: Naoya
Last Name: Inoue
Born on April 10, 1993 (age 28)
Height: 163 cm | 5'4"
Boxer, Sportsperson

14. Kaya Kiyohara

Kaya Kiyohara
Female. Japanese actress
First Name: Kaya
Last Name: Kiyohara
Born on January 30, 2002 (age 19)
Born in Japan
Height: 162 cm | 5'4"

15. Hiroyuki Nishimura

Hiroyuki Nishimura
Male. Japanese businessman
First Name: Hiroyuki
Last Name: Nishimura
Born on November 16, 1976 (age 44)

16. Takeru Kobayashi

Takeru Kobayashi
Male. Japanese competitive eater
First Name: Takeru
Last Name: Kobayashi
Born on March 15, 1978 (age 43)

17. Haruma Miura

Haruma Miura
Male. Japanese actor, model, singer (1990-2020)
First Name: Haruma
Last Name: Miura
Born on April 5, 1990
Died on July 18, 2020 (aged 30)
Height: 178 cm | 5'10"

18. Yu Darvish

Yu Darvish
Male. Major League Baseball pitcher
First Name: Yu
Last Name: Darvish
Born on August 16, 1986 (age 35)
Height: 196 cm | 6'5"
Baseballer, Sportsperson

19. Kaname Endō

Kaname Endō
Male. Japanese actor
First Name: Kaname
Last Name: Endō
Born on December 25, 1983 (age 37)

20. Tokugawa Yoshinobu

Tokugawa Yoshinobu
Male. 15th (the last) shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate
First Name: Tokugawa
Last Name: Yoshinobu
Born on October 28, 1837
Died on November 22, 1913 (aged 76)
Born in Japan, Tokyo
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