Vladimir Putin Makes Steven Seagal A Russian Citizen
Steven Seagal has been granted Russian citizenship. Russian president Vladmir Putin issued a special decree granting the martial arts star citizenship in a m...
Church of Light, Tadao Ando
A Voyage through one of the Tadao Ando's masterpiece, the "Church of Light"
Tetsuji Takechi
Tetsuji Takechi (武智 鉄二, Takechi Tetsuji, 10 December 1912 – 26 July 1988) was a Japanese theatrical and film director, critic and author. First coming to prominence for his theatrical criticis...
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Masatoshi Hamada
Masatoshi Hamada (浜田 雅功, real name: 濵田 雅功, Hamada Masatoshi, born May 11, 1963) is a Japanese comedian best known as the tsukkomi half of the popular owarai duo Downtown alongside Hitoshi Mats...
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Daisuke Inoue
Daisuke Inoue (井上 大佑, Inoue Daisuke, born May 10, 1940) is a Japanese businessman best known as the inventor of the karaoke machine. Inoue, a musician in his youth employed in backing business...
Yang Yong-hi
Yang Yong-hi (ヤン・ヨンヒ) is a Japanese-born Korean (or Zainichi) film director.
Yang Yong-hi is a second-generation Korean resident who was born in Osaka, Japan on November 11, 1964. She belongs to t...
Dai Fujikura
Dai Fujikura (Japanese: 藤倉 大 Fujikura Dai; born 27 April 1977 in Osaka, Japan) is a Japanese born composer of contemporary classical music.
Dai Fujikura was born in 1977 in Osaka, Japan. He mo...
Seichi Ikemoto
Seichi Ikemoto (池本誠知, born August 24, 1975) is a Japanese mixed martial artist. He is a veteran of Shooto, PRIDE and DEEP. His specialty is a "double punch", in which he puts his hands together an...
Hiroshi Ohguri
Hiroshi Ohguri (大栗 裕 Ōguri Hiroshi, July 9, 1918 - April 18, 1982) was a Japanese composer.
Born in the Senba district of Osaka into a merchant family, his father was an amateur Gidayu player, and...
Jyongri
Jyongri (born August 30, 1988 in Osaka) is a Japanese pop singer of Korean ancestry currently signed with EMI Music Japan.
Jyongri attended Osaka International School, and is fluent in both Englis...
Shigenobu Nakamura
Shigenobu Nakamura ( 中村 滋延 , Nakamura Shigenobu), born in Osaka in 1950, is a Japanese composer and music teacher. He teaches at Kyushu University. He has written fifteen books and done both c...
Eiichi Yamashita
Eiichi Yamashita (山下 栄一, Yamashita Eiichi, born August 18, 1947) is a Japanese politician of the New Komeito Party, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature). A n...
Miyavi
Takamasa Ishihara (石原 貴雅, Ishihara Takamasa, born September 14, 1981), better known by his stage name Miyavi, is a Japanese singer-songwriter, guitarist and record producer. He has been active...
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Atsuko Inaba
Atsuko Inaba (稲葉貴子, Inaba Atsuko) (born March 13, 1974 in Osaka, Japan) is a former Japanese idol female pop singer formerly within Hello! Project. She began her career as a Japanese idol with...
Yuki Nishino
Yuki Nishino (西野 友毬, Nishino Yūki, born September 10, 1993 in Osaka) is a Japanese figure skater. She is the 2007 Junior Grand Prix Final bronze medalist and represented Japan at two World Jun...
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Toshio Okada
Toshio Okada (岡田 斗司夫, Okada Toshio, born July 1, 1958) is an anime producer, author, and lecturer. He is a co-founder and former president of the production company Gainax.He is portrayed by a...
Kazuki Kitamura
Kazuki Kitamura (北村 一輝, Kitamura Kazuki, born July 17, 1969) is a Japanese film and television actor. He won the award for best supporting actor at the 21st Yokohama Film Festival for Minazuki...
Taiki Seto
Taiki Seto (瀬戸大樹, Seto Taiki, born March 27, 1984) is a Kansai Ki-in professional Go player.
Seto became a professional player in 2000 for the Kansai Ki-in. In his first 5 years at the Kan...
Toru Matsuoka
Toru Matsuoka (松岡 徹, Matsuoka Tōru, born November 26, 1951) is a Japanese politician of the Democratic Party of Japan, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature). ...
Isuzu Yamada
Isuzu Yamada (山田 五十鈴, Yamada Isuzu, 5 February 1917 – 9 July 2012) was a Japanese actress whose career on stage and screen spanned eight decades.
Yamada was born in Osaka as Mitsu Yam...
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Isao Okawa
Isao Okawa (大川 功, Ōkawa Isao) (May 19, 1926 – March 16, 2001) was a Japanese businessman and the former Chairman of Sega.
Okawa was born in Osaka, Japan. As a young adult he studied ...
Kumiko Nakano
Nakano Kumiko (中野公美子, born March 3, 1977 in Osaka, Japan) is an actress, who debuted as a japanese idol with girl band Osaka Performance Doll from 1993 to 1997.
You Yokoyama
You Yokoyama (横山 裕, Yokoyama Yū, born May 9, 1981) is a Japanese idol, singer, actor, radio host and lyricist. Yokoyama is also a member of Kanjani Eight, which is under the management of John...
Hyper Rune
Hyper Rune (サイバープラネット1999 HYPER☆ルン, Saibā Puranetto 1999: Hyper☆Run, lit. "Cyber Planet 1999: Hyper Rune") is a manga series created by the former CLAMP member, Tamayo Akiyama. It is about an ...
Eiji Morioka
Eiji Morioka (森岡 栄治, June 8, 1946 – November 9, 2004) was an Olympic boxing bronze medalist from Osaka, Japan.
Morioka won the inter-high school boxing tournament in his senior year, and entered K...