Chiune Sugihara bio

Birth Name: Chiune Sugihara

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: January 1, 1900

Date Of Death: July 31, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Japanese

Chiune Sugihara was born on the 1st of January, 1900. He was popular for being a War Hero. Diplomat and Vice Consul for the Empire of Japan in Lithuania who issued Japanese visas to more than 6,000 Jewish refugees.

Chiune Sugihara was born in Japan. His father wanted him to become a physician, but he deliberately failed his medical entrance exams and instead attended Waseda University, where he studied the English language. He was praised by Israel in 1985 for his courageous actions during World War II.

Chiune Sugihara was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Chiune Sugihara was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Chiune Sugihara is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Chiune Sugihara’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Chiune Sugihara’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Chiune Sugihara kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Chiune Sugihara was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Chiune Sugihara
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Chiune Sugihara was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Chiune Sugihara was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Chiune Sugihara had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Chiune Sugihara’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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