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Osamu Tezuka

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Birthday
3, 1928
Birthplace
Toyonaka, Japan
Death Date
Feb 9, 1989 (60)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
3, 1928
Birthplace
Toyonaka, Japan
Death Date
Feb 9, 1989 (60)

About

Japanese cartoonist most recognized for his contributions to Anime, including Kimba the White Lion and Metropolis.

Before Fame

He spent his youth attending productions at the Takarazuka Theatre with his mother.

Trivia

He was once dubbed the "Godfather of Anime."

Family Life

He was the oldest of three children.

Associated With

He was widely regarded as the Japanese version of the celebrated American animator Walt Disney.