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Teruo Nakamura

1919 - 1979

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Teruo Nakamura (中村 輝夫, Nakamura Teruo, born Attun Palalin; also known as Suniuo; 8 October 1919 – 15 June 1979) was a Taiwanese-Japanese soldier of the Imperial Japanese Army who fought for Japan in World War II and did not surrender until 1974. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Teruo Nakamura has received more than 1,662,070 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Teruo Nakamura is the 535th most popular military personnel (up from 676th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Taiwan (up from 7th in 2019) and the most popular Taiwanese Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Teruo Nakamura ranks 535 out of 1,468Before him are Bob Denard, Heinz Lammerding, Walter Rauff, Paddy Roy Bates, Bo'orchu, and Ivan Chernyakhovsky. After him are Abdallah ibn Sa'd, Cao Zhen, Gao Shun, Erich Fellgiebel, Callimachus, and Ante Gotovina.

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Among people born in 1919, Teruo Nakamura ranks 53Before him are Georges Duby, Lauri Törni, Martin Balsam, Art Blakey, William Lipscomb, and Donald J. Cram. After him are Ryszard Kaczorowski, Ian Smith, Mohamed Boudiaf, Glafcos Clerides, Gillo Pontecorvo, and Mieczysław Weinberg. Among people deceased in 1979, Teruo Nakamura ranks 49Before him are Otto Robert Frisch, Aleksei N. Leontiev, Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth, Abul A'la Maududi, Mamie Eisenhower, and Conrad Hilton. After him are Konstantin Simonov, Dhyan Chand, Dimitri Tiomkin, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Charles Mingus, and Yuen Siu-tien.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Teruo Nakamura ranks 5 out of 97Before him are Tsai Ing-wen (1956), Ang Lee (1954), Teresa Teng (1953), and Lee Teng-hui (1923). After him are Chen Shui-bian (1950), Steve Chen (1978), Yuan T. Lee (1936), Su Tseng-chang (1947), Zheng Keshuang (1670), Brigitte Lin (1954), and Shu Qi (1976).


Among military personnels born in Taiwan, Teruo Nakamura ranks 1