Shigeru Mizuki

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Birthday
8, 1922
Birthplace
Japan
Death Date
Nov 30, 2015 (93)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
8, 1922
Birthplace
Japan
Death Date
Nov 30, 2015 (93)

About

Japanese cartoonist known for his terrifying manga, GeGeGe no Kitaro. He received the Eisner Award for Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths, Best U.S. Edition of International Material - Asia, in 2012.

Before Fame

He was drafted by the Japanese Army in 1942.

Trivia

In 2007, he won the Best Comic Book Award at the Angoulême International Comics Festival for NonNonBa.

Family Life

He grew up as the middle child of three boys.

Associated With

He and international actor Ken Watanabe both hail from Japan.