Full Name: Toshiro Mifune
Profession: Actor & Writer
Why Famous: He is best known for his 16-film collaboration with filmmaker Akira Kurosawa, in works such as Rashomon, Seven Samurai, Throne of Blood, and Yojimbo.
Born: April 1, 1920
Star Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tsingtao, China
Died: December 24, 1997 (aged 77)
Cause of Death: Multiple organ failure