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Kaoru Yachigusa

Kaoru Yachigusa was born on January 6, 1931 in Osaka, Japan. She is an actress, known for Hachi-ko (1987), Miyamoto Musashi (1954) and Pastoral Hide and Seek (1974). She was previously married to Senkichi Taniguchi. See full bio »

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Known For

Hachi-ko
Hachi-ko Hidejiro Ueno
(1987)
Miyamoto Musashi
(1954)
Pastoral Hide and Seek
(1974)

Filmography

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 2017 Honjitsu wa, Ohigara mo yoku (TV Series)
 2016 Kidnap Tour (TV Movie)
 2015 Okashi no ie (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.10 (2015)
- Episode #1.9 (2015)
- Episode #1.8 (2015)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
 2015 Mittsu no Tsuki (TV Movie)
 2014 Fukuie keibuho no aisatsu (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.11 (2014)
 2014 Miyamoto Musashi (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (2014)
- Episode #1.1 (2014)
 2014 Jobanni no shima
Sawako (older)
 2013 Kujikenaide
Toyo
 2013 Tsuki ni inoru piero (TV Movie)
Sakura
 2013 Haha, waga ko e (TV Movie)
 2013 Fune wo amu
Chie Matsumoto
 2013 Saikô no Rikon (TV Mini-Series)
Hamasaki Aiko
- Episode #1.11 (2013) ... Hamasaki Aiko
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Hamasaki Aiko
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... Hamasaki Aiko
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Hamasaki Aiko
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... Hamasaki Aiko
 2012 Tsunagu
 2012 Gaku (TV Movie)
Kazama Kaya
 2011 Tenpesuto (TV Series)
King's Mother
- Ryuu no ko (2011) ... King's Mother
 2010 Kikoku (TV Movie)
 2009 Hikidashi no naka no rabu retâ
Akiko Matsuda
 2009 Dia dokutâ
Kaduko Torikai
 2009 Toad's Oil
Tiyo Arai
 2009 Umi ni tatsu hito: Oni no sumu shinise ryokan (TV Movie)
Fusae Kagayama
 2009 Arifureta kiseki (TV Series)
 2008 Shiawase no kaori
Yuriko Nagata
 2008 Kujira to medaka (TV Movie)
 2007 Juken no kamisama (TV Series)
 2007 Kimi ni shika kikoenai
Sachi Nozaki
 2007 Haikei, Chichiue-sama (TV Series)
Sakashita Yumeko
 2006 Hayashiya Sanpei monogatari (TV Movie)
Kayoko
 2005 24 no hitomi (TV Movie)
 2004 Kagayaku mizuumi nite (TV Movie)
Shizue Matsuda
 2004 Itoshi kimi e (TV Series)
Azumi Yoshie
 2003 Ashura no gotoku
Takezawa Fuji
 2003 Umi no orugôru (TV Movie)
Old Teruyo
 2001 Satorare
Kiyo Satomi
 1996 Gekai Hiiragi Matasaburô (TV Mini-Series)
Kyoko terajima
- Episode #2.1 (1996) ... Kyoko terajima
 1996 Miyazawa Kenji sono ai
Iti Miyazawa
 1995 Hachidai shôgun Yôshimune (TV Series)
Sen-yôin
 1994 Onna no iibun (TV Mini-Series)
 1993 Saiyûki (TV Movie)
Buddha
 1990 Vidro de Sôrô (TV Mini-Series)
 1989 Four Days of Snow and Blood
Taka Suzuki
 1987 Hachi-ko
Hidejiro Ueno
 1987 Dokugan-ryu Masamune (TV Series)
Lady Ne-Ne (Hideyoshi's Wife)
 1980 Ashura no gotoku paato II (TV Series)
Makiko Satomi
- Otafuku (1980) ... Makiko Satomi
- Jaran (1980) ... Makiko Satomi
- Ura kimon (1980) ... Makiko Satomi
- Hana ikusa (1980) ... Makiko Satomi
 1980 Genji monogatari (TV Movie)
Kiritsubo / Fujitsubo
 1977 Kishibe no arubamu (TV Series)
Noriko Tajima
- Episode #1.15 (1977) ... Noriko Tajima
- Episode #1.14 (1977) ... Noriko Tajima
- Episode #1.13 (1977) ... Noriko Tajima
- Episode #1.12 (1977) ... Noriko Tajima
- Episode #1.11 (1977) ... Noriko Tajima
 1976 Fumô chitai
 1975 Akai giwaku (TV Series)
 1973 Fuyô no Hito (TV Mini-Series)
 1969 Waga koi waga uta
Hatsuko
 1969 Yayatotosan (TV Series)
 1969 Inu to Asachan (TV Series)
 1966 The Betrayal
 1966 Zenigeta heiji (TV Series)
Oshizu
 1965 Akumyô muteki
Akemi
 1965 Shinobi no mono: Iga-yashiki
Yurihime / Oran
 1965 Utsukushisa to kanashimi to
Otoko Ueno
 1965 Samurai Assassin
Mitsu
 1964 Danchi: Nanatsu no taizai
Kazuko Kimura
 1964/II Kon'nichiwa akachan
Fujiko Tachikawa
 1960 The Human Vapor
Fujichiyo Kasuga
 1959 Gurama-to no yuwaku
Tomiko
 1957 Yukiguni
Yôko
 1956 Hesokuri shachô
Michiko Fukuhara
 1955 Natsume Sôseki no Sanshirô
Mineko Satomi
 1953 Mr. Pu
 1953 Sen-hime
Dancing waiting-girl
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Height:

5' 0¾" (1.54 m)
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Trivia:

Her husband, Senkichi Taniguchi, died on October 29, 2007 of pneumonia at age 95 after 50 years of marriage.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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