Takashi Shimura

Takashi Shimura bio

Birth Name: Takashi Shimura

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: March 12, 1905

Date Of Death: February 11, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Takashi Shimura was born on the 12th of March, 1905. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Japanese actor who rose to stardom his role as the scientist in the first two Godzilla movies and as the lead samurai in Seven Samurai. He also appeared in Stray Dog, Drunken Angel, and Rashomon.

Takashi Shimura was born in Japan. He acted in theatre after graduating from university and made his screen debut in the 1936 film, Akanishi Kakita. He was one of the actors most prominently featured in the films of director Akira Kurosawa, appearing in 21 of his 30 films.

Takashi Shimura was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Takashi Shimura was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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

Takashi Shimura was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Takashi Shimura
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Takashi Shimura was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Takashi Shimura was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

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

Takashi Shimura’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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