Hayakawa, Sessue

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Hayakawa, Sessue Gender: M
Hayakawa, Kintaro
born on 10 June 1889 at 00:11 (= 12:11 AM )
Place Tokyo, Japan, 35n42, 139e46
Timezone LMT m139e46 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°54' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 23°51 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 15°42'

Portrait of Sessue Hayakawa 
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Sessue Hayakawa
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Japanese actor who played in more than one hundred forty films in Japan, England, France and the U.S. from 1914, including "Bridge On the River Kwai" in 1957. An ordained Zen Buddhist Priest, he wrote an autobiography in 1960, "Zen Showed Me the Way."

Hayakawa died of a cerebral thrombosis and pneumonia in Tokyo 11/23/1973.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1914 (First films appeared)
  • Work : Gain social status 1957 (Noted American film, "Bridge on the River Kwai")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1960 (Autobiography released)
  • Death by Disease 23 November 1973 (Cerebral ghrombosis/pneumonia, age 84)
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Source Notes

Baird file. Current Biography and Famous People both give 1890.

His Japanese Wikipedia entry has 1886.


  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Eastern (Zen Buddhist priest)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Over 140 films)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book