Famous Japanese - Japanese Celebrities
Resilient, hardworking, honest, intelligent, orderly… The list could go on and on if we were to describe the people of Japan! Japan is a country entirely consisting of islands—in facts thousands of them—located in the Pacific Ocean. Japan’s contributions to the world in terms of culture, science and technology, religion and philosophy, fine arts, and literature has been immense. Japan is also a highly developed country and plays a major role in the world economy. The Japanese with their quiet dignity, honesty, and principles are no doubt one of the most respected people in the world. Living in a nation that often finds itself at mercy of natural forces and is prone to earthquakes and tsunamis has made the Japanese very resilient and brave. No matter how grave a situation they face, they manage it with a stoic dignity.
Find out more about the greatest Japanese people, including Yoko Ono, Hirohito, Shinsuke Nakamura, Hayao Miyazaki and Akihito.
The Most Famous Japanese
|Kiko Mizuhara||October 15, 1990||Japanese, American||Kiko Mizuhara (Audrie Kiko Daniel) is an American-Japanese actress, model, and designer|
|Pat Morita||June 28, 1932||American||Pat Morita, born as Noriyuki Morita, was an American actor and comedian|
|Akira Toriyama||April 5, 1955||Japanese||Akira Toriyama is a Japanese manga artist|
|Mutsuhiro Watanabe||January 18, 1918||Japanese||Mutsuhiro Watanabe was an Imperial Japanese Army corporal in the Second World War|
|Masaki Suda||February 21, 1993||Japanese||Masaki Suda is a popular Japanese actor and musician|
|Kazuyoshi Miura||February 26, 1967||Japanese||Kazuyoshi Miura is a Japanese footballer|
|Koyuki||December 18, 1976||Japanese||Koyuki is a Japanese model and actress|
|Erika Sawajiri||April 8, 1986||Japanese||Erika Sawajiri is a popular Japanese actress, singer and model|
|Ken Watanabe||October 21, 1959||Japanese||Ken Watanabe is a Japanese actor, popular for playing tragic hero roles|
|Hiroyuki Sanada||October 12, 1960||Japanese||Hiroyuki Sanada, born as Hiroyuki Shimosawa, is a famous Japanese actor|