Here are 1 famous actors from Japan died in 1956:
Sugisaku Aoyama (July 22, 1889 Niigata-December 26, 1956) a.k.a. Tatsumi Aoyama was a Japanese actor.
He started his career by joining a theater troupe before becoming a film actor in the 1920s. Aoyama's acting style was known for being stoic and subdued, with a focus on his eyes and facial expressions. He appeared in many silent films during his early career, but transitioned easily into sound films in the 1930s, starring in many popular films of the time. Aoyama was also part of the founding members of the Actors Guild of Japan, which was established in 1937 to protect the rights of actors. In addition to his film work, Aoyama was also a prolific voice actor, lending his voice to many anime films and television series. Despite his success, he lived a very private life and very little is known about his personal life. His contributions to Japanese cinema and theater continue to be celebrated today.