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Shintarô Katsu (1931–1997)

Shintarô Katsu was born on November 29, 1931 in Fukagawa, Tokyo, Japan as Toshio Okumura. He was an actor and director, known for Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo (1970), The Tale of Zatoichi (1962) and Zatoichi Meets the One-Armed Swordsman (1971). He was married to Tamao Nakamura. He died on June 21, 1997 in Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan. See full bio »

Died:

(age 65) in Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan

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 1990 A Xiu Luo
Jiku Ajari
 1988 Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis
Eichi Shibusawa
 1983 Meiso chizu
Masaki Teranishi
 1980 Keishi-K (TV Series)
K
- Sono shiawase matta! (1980) ... K
 1974 The Homeless
Komagen
 1974 Akumyo: shima arashi
Asakichi
 1973 Ôshô
 1973 Zatoichi's Conspiracy
Zatôichi / Blind Man Ichi
 1973 Mute Samurai (TV Series)
Manji
 1972 Shin heitai yakuza: Kasen
Kisaburô, Omiya
 1971 Inochi bô ni furô
Nameless Wanderer
 1971 Kaoyaku
Ryota Tachibana
 1971 Kitsune no kureta akanbô
Hariko no Torahachi
 1970 Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival
Zatoichi (as Shintaro Katsu)
 1970 Yakuza zesshô
Minoru
 1970 Fuji sanchô
 1969 Akumyo ichiban shobu
Asakichi
 1969 Hitokiri
Izo Okada
 1969 Devil's Temple
Mumyo Taro
 1968 The Man Without a Map
Detective
 1968 Akumyo juhachi-ban
Asakichi
 1967 Hoodlum Soldier on the Attack
Tough yakuza draftee
 1967 Akumyo ichidai
Asakichi
 1966 Hoodlum Soldier Deserts Again
Tough yakuza draftee
 1966 Akumyo zakura
Asakichi
 1965 Hoodlum Soldier and the C.O.
Tough yakuza draftee
 1965 Akumyo muteki
Asakichi
 1965 Akumyo nobori
Asakichi
 1965 The Hoodlum Soldier
Kisaburo Omiya
 1964 Rônin-gai
 1964 Kojiki taisho
 1964 Akumyo daiko
Asakichi
 1963 The Money Dance
Hapyaku Machida
 1963 Akumyo ichiban
Asakichi
 1963 Akumyo hatoba
Asakichi
 1963 Akumyo ichiba
Asakichi
 1963 An Actor's Revenge
Hojin
 1963 Daisan no akumyo
Asakichi
 1962 Kujira gami
 1962 New Bad Reputation
Asakichi
 1962 The Tale of Zatoichi
Zatôichi / Blind Man Ichi / Masseur Ichi
 1961 Zoku akumyo
Asakichi
 1961 Buddha
Devadatta
 1961 Tough Guy
Asakichi
 1961 Midaregami
Aikichi
 1961 Hanakurabe tanuki dochu
Shinsuke Tanuki / Kitahachi
 1960 Tsukinode no ketto
Asakichi
 1960 Agent Shiranui
Suginoichi
 1960 San'nin no kaoyaku
Takabayashi
 1960 The Demon of Mount Oe
Watanabe-no-Tsuna
 1959 Beni azami
 1959 Jôen
Tsunokuniya
 1959 Enchanted Princess
Kurisuke
 1959 Bibô ni tsumi ari
Kanzo Fujikawa
 1958 The Gay Masquerade
Toyama Saemonnojo
 1958 Nichiren to moko daishurai
Shijo Kingo
 1957 Ôsaka monogatari
Ichinosuke
 1956 Ghost-Cat of Gojusan-Tsugi
Minami Sanjirô
 1955 Bara ikutabika
Akira Takakura
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Alternate Names:

Shintaro Katsu | Katsumaru Kineya

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Trivia:

Son of Shamisen player Katsutôji Kineya See more »

Nickname:

Katsu-shin

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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