ACTOR

Isao Kimura

1923 - 1981

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Isao Kimura (木村 功, Kimura Isao, 22 June 1923 – 4 July 1981), also known as Kō Kimura, was a Japanese actor. He entered the Haiyūza theatre troupe in 1946. He appeared in several films directed by Akira Kurosawa, including Stray Dog (1949) as Yusa the criminal, and Seven Samurai (1954) as Katsushiro, the youngest of the samurai. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isao Kimura has received more than 105,986 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Isao Kimura is the 3,247th most popular actor, the 996th most popular biography from Japan and the 47th most popular Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 110k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.34

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Isao Kimura ranks 3,247 out of 9,996Before him are Alex Rocco, Ali Larter, Marisa Allasio, Leonid Bronevoy, Jerry Zucker, and Mehmet Günsür. After him are Nicol Williamson, Lennie James, Emma Mackey, Dagmar Lassander, Rodrigo de la Serna, and Tom Baker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1923, Isao Kimura ranks 226Before him are Nirmala Srivastava, Rentarō Mikuni, Ioannis Grivas, Gordon R. Dickson, Octavio Lepage, and Jean-Paul Riopelle. After him are V. C. Andrews, Charlie Mariano, Juan Burgueño, Geoff Duke, Galyani Vadhana, and Naziha al-Dulaimi. Among people deceased in 1981, Isao Kimura ranks 128Before him are Arthur O'Connell, Zoilo Saldombide, Jaime Roldós Aguilera, Ross Martin, Philippe Étancelin, and Edward Lasker. After him are Jaap Bakema, Aleksandra Beļcova, Karl-Jesko von Puttkamer, Mike Bloomfield, Jack Albertson, and François Bordes.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Isao Kimura ranks 996 out of 6,048Before him are Eiji Okada (1920), Hisako, Princess Takamado (1953), Akio Ōtsuka (1959), Shojiro Sugimura (1905), Naoemon Shimizu (null), and Hironobu Sakaguchi (1962). After him are Ichirō Nagai (1931), Edwin O. Reischauer (1910), Miyuki Nakajima (1952), Hidetsugu Yagi (1886), Masuji Ibuse (1898), and Yukio Ozaki (1858).

Among ACTORS In Japan

Among actors born in Japan, Isao Kimura ranks 47Before him are Rentarō Mikuni (1923), Kōji Yakusho (1956), Ken Ogata (1937), Tadanobu Asano (1973), Eiji Okada (1920), and Akio Ōtsuka (1959). After him are Ichirō Nagai (1931), Kōichi Yamadera (1961), Noriko Ohara (1935), Tōru Furuya (1953), Masayuki Mori (1911), and Minoru Chiaki (1917).

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