BirthdayNovember 10, 1938
BirthplaceKyoto, Japan

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Shingo Yamashiro

    Full name: Shingo Yamashiro
    Also known as: Shingo Yamashiro, Yamashiro, Shingo
    Professions: Actor, Director

  2. Shingo Yamashiro Measurements

    Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)

  3. Shingo Yamashiro Known for

    Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in the Land of Demons (1973), Sweet Home (1989), Hiroshima Death Match (1973), Toki rakujitsu (1992)

  4. Shingo Yamashiro Death information

    Died: Thursday, 1st of January, 2009 (Age: 70)

  5. Shingo Yamashiro Biography

    Shingo Yamashiro (?? ??, Yamashiro Shingo, November 10, 1938 – August 12, 2009) was a Japanese television and film actor.Yamashiro, who was originally from Kyoto, Japan, was born Yasuji Watanabe (?? ??, Watanabe Yasuji), but used Shingo Yamashiro as his stage name. He made his film acting debut in 1957.Yamashiro starred in the television series Hakuba D?ji ("White Horse Rider"), beginning in 1960. During the 1970s, Yamashiro appeared in a series of yakuza films entitled Jingi Naki Tatakai ("Battles Without Honor and Humanity"). Yamashiro also directed occasionally, helming such films in Nikkatsu's Roman porno series as Female Cats (1983) and Gemini Woman (1984). He starred in several variety shows later in his career.Yamashiro was admitted to a nursing home in Machida, western Tokyo, for treatment of diabetes. He died of pneumonia at said nursing home on August 12, 2009, at the age of 70.

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