Riyoko Ikeda

1947 - Today

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Riyoko Ikeda (池田 理代子, Ikeda Riyoko, born December 18, 1947) is a Japanese manga artist and singer. She is included in the Year 24 Group by some critics, journalists, and academics, although her inclusion has been debated due to a focus more on epic stories than the internal psychology of those mangaka. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Riyoko Ikeda has received more than 252,953 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Riyoko Ikeda is the 48th most popular comic artist (up from 55th in 2019), the 666th most popular biography from Japan (up from 718th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Japanese Comic Artist.

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Among comic artists, Riyoko Ikeda ranks 48 out of 226Before her are Guillermo Mordillo, Gosho Aoyama, Charles Addams, Bill Finger, Monkey Punch, and Masashi Kishimoto. After her are Frank Miller, Naoko Takeuchi, Charles M. Schulz, Masami Kurumada, Émile Cohl, and Guido Crepax.

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Among people born in 1947, Riyoko Ikeda ranks 196Before her are Kjell Magne Bondevik, Don Henley, Antonio de la Cruz, Melanie, Murray Perahia, and Jerry Rawlings. After her are Karol Dobiaš, Laurie Anderson, Eliyahu M. Goldratt, James Cosmo, Jacob Bekenstein, and Nick Castle.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Riyoko Ikeda ranks 666 out of 6,245Before her are Takashi Miike (1960), Shigenori Tōgō (1882), Kazu Naoki (1918), Yoshitaka Amano (1952), Kazuyo Sejima (1956), and Shogo Kamo (1915). After her are Hōjō Ujimasa (1538), Machiko Kyō (1924), Hidesaburō Ueno (1872), Ii Naosuke (1815), Mayumi Tanaka (1955), and Kazuhisa Kono (1950).


Among comic artists born in Japan, Riyoko Ikeda ranks 18Before her are Katsuhiro Otomo (1954), Shigeru Mizuki (1922), Shotaro Ishinomori (1938), Gosho Aoyama (1963), Monkey Punch (1937), and Masashi Kishimoto (1974). After her are Naoko Takeuchi (1967), Masami Kurumada (1953), Takehiko Inoue (1967), Yoshito Usui (1958), Takeshi Obata (1969), and Kazuki Takahashi (1961).