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Kanagawa Prefecture

Kanagawa Prefecture ranks 133rd in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Sofia, Sarajevo, and Odessa. Memorable people born in Kanagawa Prefecture include Masao Ono, Eiji Yoshikawa, and Masao Uchino. Memorable people who died in Kanagawa Prefecture include Setsuko Hara. Kanagawa Prefecture has been the birth place of many soccer players and singers and the death place of many actors. Kanagawa Prefecture is located in Japan.

Kanagawa Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kantō region of Honshu. Kanagawa Prefecture is the second-most populous prefecture of Japan at 9,058,094 and has a geographic area of 2,415 km2. Kanagawa Prefecture borders Tokyo to the north, Yamanashi Prefecture to the northwest, and Shizuoka Prefecture to the west. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1999, Kanagawa Prefecture was the birth place of 51 globally memorable people, including Masao Ono, Eiji Yoshikawa, and Masao Uchino. Additionaly, 1 globally memorable people have passed away in Kanagawa Prefecture including Setsuko Hara.

People Born in Kanagawa Prefecture

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People Deceased in Kanagawa Prefecture

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Most individuals born in present day Kanagawa Prefecture were soccer players (47), singers (2), writers (1), and actors (1),  while most who died were actors (1).

Over the past 100 years, soccer players have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in Kanagawa Prefecture, including Masao Ono, Masao Uchino, and Tadao Kobayashi. Whereas, throughout history, soccer players have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Kanagawa Prefecture, including Masao Ono, Masao Uchino, and Tadao Kobayashi.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 3 globally memorable people born in Kanagawa Prefecture since 1700.