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Ronald Takaki (1939–2009)

Ronald Takaki was born on April 12, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Ronald Toshiyuko Takaki. He is known for his work on The West (1996). He was married to Carol Rankin. He died on May 26, 2009 in Berkeley, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The West
The West Himself - Historian


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 1994 Picture Bride (historical advisor - as Dr. Ronald Takaki)
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 1996 The West (TV Series documentary)
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- The Geography of Hope (1996) ... Himself - Historian
- The Grandest Enterprise Under God (1996) ... Himself - Historian
- Speck of the Future (1996) ... Himself - Historian

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Other Works:

(book) "Violence in the Black Imagination: Essays and Documents". New York: G.P. Putnam & Sons, 1972. ISBN 0399109439 See more »

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Dr. Ronald Takaki

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Father of sons Troy Takaki of Los Angeles and Todd Takaki of El Cerrito, California, and daughter, Dana Takaki of Connecticut. See more »

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