Here are 3 famous actors from Japan died in 1973:
Sessue Hayakawa (June 10, 1889 Chikura-November 23, 1973 Tokyo) also known as Sesshū Hayakawa, Kintarô Hayakawa, 早川 雪洲, 早川金太郎, Hayakawa Kintarō, Hayakawa or Kintaro Hayakawa was a Japanese actor, drama coach, film producer, screenwriter, novelist, martial artist, film director and theatrical producer. He had three children, Yoshiko Hayakawa, Fujiko Hayakawa and Yukio Hayakawa.
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Ichirô Sugai (July 25, 1907 Kyoto-August 11, 1973) also known as Ichiro Sugai was a Japanese actor.
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Masayuki Mori (January 13, 1911 Shiroishi-ku, Sapporo-October 7, 1973 Tokyo) otherwise known as Yukimitsu Arishima, Mori Masayuki, Arishima Yukimitsu, ありしま ゆきみつ, もり まさゆき, 有島 行光 or 森 雅之 was a Japanese actor. He had two children, Aoi Nakajima and Junkichi Arishima.
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