Japanese movie stars died in 1996

Here are 1 famous actresses from Japan died in 1996:

Sadako Sawamura

Sadako Sawamura (November 11, 1908 Asakusa, Tokyo-August 16, 1996) also known as Sawamura Sadako, Teiko Ohashi, Ohashi Teiko or Ohashi Sadako was a Japanese actor and essayist.

She began her career in the film industry in the 1930s, appearing in numerous films such as "Arigato-san" and "Tokyo March." Sawamura was known for her versatility as an actor, playing everything from historical figures to modern-day characters. She was also an accomplished essayist, writing extensively about her experiences in the film industry and Japanese society. In addition to her acting and writing, Sawamura was also a prominent figure in the theater scene, performing in plays such as "Terakoya" and "Chushingura." Despite retiring from acting in the 1970s, she remained active in the Japanese entertainment industry as a guest speaker and commentator. Sawamura was honored with numerous awards throughout her career, including the Order of the Sacred Treasure and the Order of Culture.

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