Kano Jigoro

Kano Jigoro bio

Birth Name: Kano Jigoro

Occupation: Martial Artist

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: October 28, 1860

Date Of Death: May 4, 1938

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Japanese

Kano Jigoro was born on the 28th of October, 1860. He was best known for being a Martial Artist. International sports pioneer who founded the martial art of judo and was the first Asian member of the International Olympic Committee.

Kano Jigoro was born in Japan. He was taught by a family friend some jujutsu techniques, showing him the power of leverage and the illusion of size. He officially represented Japan in the Olympics from 1912 to 1936.

Kano Jigoro was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kano Jigoro was born in 1860s.

Kano Jigoro 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".


Kano’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Kano Jigoro was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Kano Jigoro
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Kano Jigoro was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Kano Jigoro was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Kano Jigoro had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Kano Jigoro’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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