BirthdayMarch 8, 1922
BirthplaceSakaiminato, Japan

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Shigeru Mizuki

    Full name: Shigeru Mizuki
    Also known as: Mizuki Shigeru, Shigeru Mizuki, 水木 しげる
    Professions: Writer, Actor, Miscellaneous Crew
    Nationality: Japanese

  2. Shigeru Mizuki Biography

    Shigeru Mizuki (?? ???, Mizuki Shigeru, real name: Shigeru Mura, born March 8, 1922) is a Japanese mangaka, most known for his Japanese horror manga GeGeGe no Kitaro (which was originally titled "Hakaba Kitaro"), Kappa no Sanpei and Akuma-kun. Originally from Sakaiminato in Tottori prefecture, he resides in Tokyo. His pen-name, Mizuki, comes from the time when he managed an inn called 'Mizuki Manor' while he drew pictures for kamishibai. A specialist in stories of y?kai (a sub-genre in Japanese horror), he is considered a master of the genre. He is also known for his World War II memoirs and his work as a biographer.

  3. Shigeru Mizuki Family

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