Sessue Hayakawa bio

Birth Name: Sessue Hayakawa

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: June 10, 1889

Date Of Death: November 23, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Asian

Nationality: Japanese

Sessue Hayakawa was born on the 10th of June, 1889. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Japanese American actor who became known as the premier Asian leading man in Hollywood and gained stardom through his charisma. His film credits include Disney’s 1960 film, Swiss Family Robinson, Three Came Home, and Bridge on the River Kwai.

Sessue Hayakawa was born in Japan. He wanted to serve in the Japanese Navy, but was not qualified due to an inner ear injury. He went on to study economics in the United States. He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his portrayal of Colonel Saito in the 1957 WWII film, Bridge on the River Kwai.

Sessue Hayakawa was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sessue Hayakawa was born in 1880s.

Sessue Hayakawa 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Sessue Hayakawa was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Sessue Hayakawa
RELIGION: Buddhist



Zodiac Sign: Sessue Hayakawa was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sessue Hayakawa was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Sessue Hayakawa had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Sessue Hayakawa’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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