Here are 3 famous actresses from Japan died at 78:
Miyoshi Umeki (May 8, 1929 Otaru-August 28, 2007 Licking) otherwise known as Umeki, Miyoshi was a Japanese singer and actor.
She died caused by cancer.
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Misa Uehara (March 26, 1937 Fukuoka-April 5, 2015) a.k.a. Misako Uehara or Uehara Misa was a Japanese actor.
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Michiko Tanaka (July 15, 1909 Tokyo-May 1, 1988 Munich) a.k.a. Michiko Meinl, Michi Tanaka or Michi de Kowa was a Japanese singer and actor.
She died as a result of natural causes.
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