Here are 15 famous actors from Japan were born in 1926:
Hideyo Amamoto (January 2, 1926 Wakamatsu-ku, Kitakyūshū-March 23, 2003 Wakamatsu-ku, Kitakyūshū) a.k.a. Eisei Amamoto or Amamoto Hideyo was a Japanese actor.
Keiji Sada (December 9, 1926 Shimogyō-ku, Kyoto-August 17, 1964 Nirasaki) also known as Kanichi Nakai, Sada Keiji or Nakai Kanichi was a Japanese actor. His children are called Kiichi Nakai and Kie Nakai.
Chiyonosuke Azuma (August 19, 1926 Tokyo-November 9, 2000 Shinjuku) otherwise known as Takayuki Wakawada or Azuma Chiyonosuke was a Japanese actor.
Kenji Sugawara (March 14, 1926 Tokyo-December 24, 1999 Tokyo) was a Japanese actor.
Akihiko Katayama (November 26, 1926 Kyoto-) also known as 片山明彦, 鹿児島華彦, Katayama Akihiko or かたやま あきひこ is a Japanese actor.
Enjudayu Kiyomoto VI (September 27, 1926 Tokyo-) also known as Kiyomoto Enjudayu VI is a Japanese actor. His child is called Enjudayu Kiyomoto VII.
Bin Moritsuka (October 1, 1926 Taitō-June 19, 2006 Nakano, Tokyo) a.k.a. Toshi Moritsuka, Moritsuka Toshi or Moritsuka Bin was a Japanese actor.
Kataoka Roen VI (November 15, 1926 Osaka Prefecture-December 25, 2011) otherwise known as かたおか だいすけ, 六代目 片岡 芦燕, Kataoka Daisuke, ふじま ふじひこ, Daisuke Kataoka, Fujima Fujihiko, Kataoka Roen, 藤間 藤彦, 片岡芦燕 (6代目), 片岡 大輔, かたおか ろえん, Fujihiko Fujima, 片岡芦燕 or ろくだいめ かたおか ろえん was a Japanese actor.
Hitoshi Ueki (December 25, 1926 Nagoya-March 27, 2007 Tokyo) also known as Ueki Hitoshi, 植木やん, 植木屋, うえき ひとし or 植木 等 was a Japanese singer, comedian and actor. He had two children, Koichi Hiro and Yuko Ueki.
Shizuo Chûjô (March 30, 1926 Shizuoka Prefecture-October 5, 1994) also known as ちゅうじょう しずお, 中條 靜雄, Chûjô Shizuo or 中条 静夫 was a Japanese actor.
Hiroshi Koizumi (August 12, 1926 Kamakura-) also known as Koizumi Hiroshi is a Japanese actor.
Tetsuya Kaji (May 12, 1926 Tokyo-August 22, 2005 Fujimi) was a Japanese voice actor and actor.
Kei Iinuma (May 17, 1926 Kyoto-December 24, 2011 Tokyo) was a Japanese actor.
Teiji Takahashi (October 20, 1926 Tokyo-November 3, 1959 Yokohama) was a Japanese actor.
Kotabe Tsumaro (November 24, 1926 Fukuoka Prefecture-August 29, 2004) was a Japanese actor and priest.