Taketora Ogata
Taketora Ogata (緒方 竹虎, Ogata Taketora, January 30, 1888 – January 28, 1956) was a Japanese journalist, Vice President of the Asahi Shimbun newspaper and later a politician. During the war, he...
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Kōichi Iiboshi
Kōichi Iiboshi (飯干 晃一, Iiboshi Kōichi, 2 June 1927 in Osaka - 2 March 1996 in Tokyo) was a Japanese journalist for Yomiuri Shinbun and author.
Iiboshi was an alumnus of Kyoto University. H...
Ken Domon
Ken Domon (土門 拳, Domon Ken, 25 October 1909 – 15 September 1990) is one of the most renowned Japanese photographers of the 20th century. He is most celebrated as a photojournalist, thoug...
Toyohiro Akiyama
Toyohiro Akiyama (秋山 豊寛, Akiyama Toyohiro, born July 22, 1942) is a Japanese TV journalist best known for his flight to the Mir space station aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft in 1990. Akiyama...
Hotsumi Ozaki
Hotsumi Ozaki (尾崎 秀実, Ozaki Hotsumi, April 29, 1901 – November 7, 1944) was an Imperial Japanese journalist working for the Asahi Shimbun newspaper, communist, Soviet intelligence agent,...
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Hideo Aragaki
Hideo Aragaki (荒垣 秀雄, Aragaki Hideo, July 19, 1903 - July 8, 1989) was a Japanese newspaperman and a columnist in the Showa era. He was known for writing essays in the Tensei Jingo of Asahi Sh...
Shintaro Ishihara
Shintaro Ishihara (石原 慎太郎, Ishihara Shintarō, born September 30, 1932) is a Japanese politician and author who was Governor of Tokyo from 1999 to 2012.His arts career included a prize-winning ...
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Takeshi Kaikō
Takeshi Kaikō (開高 健, Kaikō Takeshi, 30 December 1930 – 9 December 1989) was a prominent post-World War II Japanese novelist, short-story writer, essayist, literary critic, and television docum...
Marie Yanaka
Marie Yanaka (谷中 麻里衣, born August 30, 1990 in Tokyo) is the 2011 winner of the Miss Nippon (Miss Japan in Japanese) beauty pageant. She graduated from the faculty of law at Keio University.She is ...
Yoshiko Sakurai
Yoshiko Sakurai (櫻井 良子, Sakurai Yoshiko, born 10 October 1945, Hanoi, French Indochina) is a Japanese journalist, TV presenter, and writer. She is also president of the Japan Institute for Nat...
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Hasegawa Nyozekan
Hasegawa Nyozekan (長谷川 如是閑, November 30, 1875 -November 11, 1969) was the pen-name of Hasegawa Manjirō, a Japanese social critic, and journalist in the Taishō and Shōwa periods Japan. He was one o...
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Mosaburō Suzuki
Mosaburō Suzuki (鈴木 茂三郎, Suzuki Mosaburō, February 7, 1893 - May 7, 1970) was a Japanese journalist, essayist, and socialist leader.He was born in Gamagori, Aichi Prefecture, to a family desce...
Shigehiko Hasumi
Shigehiko Hasumi (also styled Shiguehiko or Shiguéhiko) (蓮實 重彦, Hasumi Shigehiko) (born 29 April 1936 in Roppongi, Tokyo) is a film critic and an academic researcher on French literature from ...
Miyake Setsurei
Miyake Setsurei (三宅 雪嶺, July 7, 1860 - November 26, 1945) was a famous philosopher and author from Japan. He graduated from the University of Tokyo's Department of Philosophy in 1883. He helped fo...
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Matsuo Kishi
Matsuo Kishi (岸松雄, Kishi Matsuo) (18 September 1906 – 17 August 1985) was a Japanese film critic, director, screenwriter, producer, and biographer. His real name was Aji Shūichirō. Born in Tok...
Mei Shigenobu
Mei Shigenobu (重信 メイ, Shigenobu Mei, born 1 March 1973) is the daughter of Japanese Red Army terrorist Fusako Shigenobu and of a Palestinian terrorist who was reportedly the head of the Popul...
Toshimitsu Motegi
Toshimitsu Motegi (茂木 敏充, Motegi Toshimitsu, born 7 October 1955) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), Tsushima Facation, and a member of the House of Representative...
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Torahiko Terada
Torahiko Terada (寺田 寅彦, Terada Torahiko, November 28, 1878 – December 31, 1935) was a Japanese physicist and author who was born in Tokyo. He was a professor at Tokyo Imperial University, a re...
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Tomohiro Kojiri
Tomohiro Kojiri (小尻知博) was an Asahi Shimbun reporter shot on 3 May 1987 by a Japanese rightist with a shotgun. Kojiri was 29 years old when he died the next morning. One of his colleagues, Hyoe Inukai...
Masahiko Katsuya
Masahiko Katsuya (勝谷 誠彦, Katsuya Masahiko, born December 6, 1960 in Amagasaki, Hyogo) is a Japanese columnist, photographer, and pundit. After failing the entrance exams for the University of ...
Kenji Nagai
Kenji Nagai (長井 健司, Nagai Kenji, August 27, 1957 – September 27, 2007) was a Japanese photojournalist who took many assignments to conflict zones and dangerous areas around the world. He...
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Roppa Furukawa
Roppa Furukawa (古川ロッパ, also 緑波, Furukawa Roppa, 3 August 1903 – 16 January 1961) was a Japanese comedian.
Furukawa was born the sixth son of Baron Katō Terumaro (1863–1925), maki...
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Sen Katayama
Sen Katayama (片山 潜 Katayama Sen, December 26, 1859 - November 5, 1933), born Yabuki Sugataro (藪木 菅太郎 Yabuki Sugatarō), was an early member of the American Communist Party and co-founder, in 1922, of t...
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