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List of the most popular, renowned or famous athletes from Japan. List includes the most notable athletes from Japan, along with photos when available. This list of Japanese athletes is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous athletes are from Japan?" You can click on the names of the famous athletes of Japan in order to get more information about each one. The list you're viewing is made up of athletes like Ichiro Suzuki and Masako Hozumi. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. (1669 items)

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Robert Griffin III is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Norifumi Yamamoto is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Yushin Okami is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Yoshihiro Akiyama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Hideki Matsui is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Hiroshi Ogawa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Sonny Chiba is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Yuko Kavaguti is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Ichiro Suzuki is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan
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Wong Pei Tty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Lena Frier Kristiansen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Ryoko Tani is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Saori Yoshida is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Madoka Harada is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Sessue Hayakawa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Takuya Kimura is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Tae Satoya is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Maki Tabata is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Fumie Suguri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Miyuki Hatanaka is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Miki Ando is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Eri Yanetani is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Tomoka Takeuchi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Mao Asada is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Madoka Natsumi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Noriaki Kasai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Daisuke Matsuzaka is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan
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Shizuka Arakawa is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Masako Ishida is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Takanobu Okabe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Yuka Fujimori is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Chiharu Icho is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Chikako Fushimi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Kazuyoshi Funaki is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Shiho Nakashima is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Kimiko Date-Krumm is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Nobuko Fukuda is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Aiko Uemura is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Ai Sugiyama is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Tomomi Okazaki is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Chikage Tanaka is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Reiko Nakamura is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Mai Nakamura is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Homare Sawa is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan
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Akiko Morigami is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Daiki Ito is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Ayako Tsubaki is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Takahisa Oguchi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Mika Ozawa is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan

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Ai Fukuhara is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Japan