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Haruki Murakami

Writer Haruki Murakami

Profession: Writer

Nationality:
Japan
Japanese

Why Famous: One of the world's greatest novelists, Murakami's books and stories have been bestsellers in Japan as well as internationally.

Born: January 12, 1949
Birthplace: Kyoto, Japan
Age: 71 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn

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