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Hachiro Tako

Tako Hachiro was born in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. He came close to losing the vision in his left eye in a childhood accident. He went on to become the professional flyweight boxing champion of Japan in 1962. After retiring from the ring, he became a popular comedian and eventually appeared in films such as Toei's 1974 School of the Holy Beast. He also appeared in television commercials and dramas. He once managed a bar in Shinjuku's Golden Gai section and was a member of Oniroku Dan's group of artists and performers known as Oni Pro. Hachiro drowned at a beach in Kanagawa Prefecture after suffering a heart attack.

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Nov 22, 1940 In Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Yakuza Wolf 1972-01-11
Latest Project:
Movie Big Magnum Kuroiwa 1985-04-13
Known For
Poster of Capone Cries a Lot
Poster of Seiai senseijutsu: SEX ajikurabe
Poster of The Yellow Handkerchief
Poster of Outlaw Cop
Movie Big Magnum Kuroiwa Tako 1985-04-13
Movie Capone Cries a Lot Boss of beggars 1985-02-16
Movie Sure Death 1984-06-16
Movie Boys Meet Girls 1984-03-17
Movie Gemini Woman Patient 1984-08-10
Movie Shimoochiai Yakitori Movie 1979-06-23
Movie Seiai senseijutsu: SEX ajikurabe Nakamoto 1978-02-04
Movie Mibôjin geshuku: Hatsunori 1978-12-23
Movie Porno: Chan-chaka-chan Unknown 1978-04-01
Movie The Yellow Handkerchief Unknown 1977-09-30
Movie Outlaw Cop 1976-02-04
Movie Widow's Boarding House: Renting Skin Unknown 1975-03-19
Movie Semi-dokyumento: shin mibōjin geshuku Unknown 1975-07-01
Movie The Transgressor 1974-02-16
Movie Military Comfort Woman 1974-07-17
Movie Sister Street Fighter: Hanging by a Thread 1974-12-07
Movie Three Little Geisha Unknown 1973-07-04
Movie Yakuza Wolf 1972-01-11
Movie Woman's Body Archipelago Reconstruction 1972-11-01