Famous People Born In Tokyo

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 1 
Hayao Miyazaki
(One of the Most Accomplished Filmmakers in the History of Animation)

Hayao Miyazaki
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 5, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 

Olivia de Havilland
22
Birthdate: July 1, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 26, 2020

 3 
Joan Fontaine
(Actress)

Joan Fontaine
4
Birthdate: October 22, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 15, 2013

 4 
Yoko Ono
(Artist and Musician Who Was an Influential Practitioner of Conceptual & Performance Art)

Yoko Ono
40
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 18, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 5 
Hirohito
(Former Emperor of Japan)

Hirohito
27
Birthdate: April 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 7, 1989
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 6 
Akira Kurosawa
(Filmmaker)

Akira Kurosawa
8
Birthdate: March 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: September 6, 1998
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 
Akihito
(125th Emperor of Japan)

Akihito
8
Birthdate: December 23, 1933
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Hiroyuki Sanada
7
Birthdate: October 12, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 
Naruhito
(Emperor of Japan)

Naruhito
6
Birthdate: February 23, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces

 10 
Shinzō Abe
(Former Prime Minister of Japan)

Shinzō Abe
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 21, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 
Marie Kondo
(Organizing Expert)

Marie Kondo
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 9, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra

 12 
Sonoya Mizuno
(Actress Best Known for Her Works in Movies 'Ex Machina', 'Annihilation', and 'Devs')

Sonoya Mizuno
4
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: July 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 13 

Katsushika Hokusai
4
Birthdate: October 31, 1760
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 10, 1849

 14 
Aiko, Princess Toshi
(Daughter of Crown Prince Naruhito)

Aiko, Princess Toshi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 1, 2001
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 15 

Kento Yamazaki
15
Birthdate: September 7, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 
Emperor Taishō
(Emperor of Japan (1912-26))

Emperor Taishō
2
Birthdate: August 31, 1879
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: December 25, 1926

 17 
Rocky Aoki
(Restaurateur)

Rocky Aoki
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 10, 2008

 18 
Masi Oka
(Actor)

Masi Oka
4
Birthdate: December 27, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 19 
Liv Ullmann
(Actress)

Liv Ullmann
4
Birthdate: December 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 20 
Masako, Crown Princess of Japan
(Crown Princess of Japan)

Masako, Crown Princess of Japan
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 9, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 21 
Takashi Murakami
(Contemporary Artist Who Is the Founder and President of Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd)

Takashi Murakami
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 1, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 22 
Miyuki Sawashiro
(Voice Actor)

Miyuki Sawashiro
2
Birthdate: June 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 23 
Satoshi Tajiri
(Video game designer)

Satoshi Tajiri
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 28, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo

 24 

Rila Fukushima
7
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: January 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 25 

Samaire Armstrong
4
Birthdate: October 31, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 26 
Hiroyuki Sawano
(Composer)

Hiroyuki Sawano
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo

 27 
Yasujiro Ozu
(Director)

Yasujiro Ozu
2
Birthdate: December 12, 1903
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: December 12, 1963

 28 
Sola Aoi
(Adult Film Star, Actor, Singer, AV idol, Tarento)

Sola Aoi
1
Birthdate: November 11, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 29 
Masahiro Sakurai
(Best Known as the Creator of the 'Kirby' and 'Super Smash Bros. Series')

Masahiro Sakurai
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 3, 1970
Sun Sign: Leo

 30 
Ayane Sakura
(Voice Actress)

Ayane Sakura
0
Birthdate: January 29, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 31 
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
(Actor, Martial artist)

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 27, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 32 

Takuya Kimura
7
Birthdate: November 13, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 33 

Empress Kōjun
3
Birthdate: March 6, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: June 16, 2000

 34 

Maaya Sakamoto
0
Birthdate: March 31, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 35 

Satomi Ishihara
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Birthdate: December 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 36 
Yoshihiro Tajiri
(Professional Wrestler)

Yoshihiro Tajiri
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 29, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 37 
Kaito Ishikawa
(Voice Actor)

Kaito Ishikawa
2
Birthdate: October 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 38 
Maaya Uchida
(Actress)

Maaya Uchida
1
Birthdate: December 27, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 39 
Nobuhiko Okamoto
(Seiyū, Singer)

Nobuhiko Okamoto
2
Birthdate: October 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 
Takuma Sato
(Racecar driver)

Takuma Sato
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 28, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 41 
Yasuko Namba
(Mountaineer)

Yasuko Namba
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 2, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 11, 1996

 42 
Rei Kawakubo
(Fashion designer)

Rei Kawakubo
1
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 11, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra

 43 
Princess Kako of Akishino
(Japanese Princess, Prince Akishino’s Daughter)

Princess Kako of Akishino
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 29, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 44 
Tokugawa Yoshinobu
(15th and last shōgun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan)

Tokugawa Yoshinobu
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 28, 1837
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 22, 1913

 45 

Naoki Urasawa
0
Birthdate: January 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 16, 1894
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 27, 1972

 47 
Junichi Suwabe
(Voice actor)

Junichi Suwabe
2
Birthdate: March 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 

Ryunosuke Akutagawa
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 1, 1892
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 24, 1927
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 49 
Gorō Miyazaki
(Film director, Animator, Screenwriter, Architect)

Gorō Miyazaki
3
Birthdate: January 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 50 
Tetsuya Naito
(Wrestler)

Tetsuya Naito
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)