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List of famous gravure idols, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top gravure idols in the world? This includes the most prominent Japanese gravure idols, living and dead, both in Japan and everywhere else. For models in other parts of the world, we have lists for Korean Maxim models, Filipina models, and even Thai models. This list of notable gravure idols is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic gravure idols were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned gravure idols.

The list you're viewing is made up of people like Agnes Lum and Ayumi Hamasaki.

From reputable, prominent, and well known gravure idols to the lesser known gravure idols of today, these are some of the best professionals in the gravure idol field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous gravure idols ever?" and "What are the names of famous gravure idols?" then you're in the right place.

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Ayumi Hamasaki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 40
Ayumi Hamasaki is a Japanese recording artist, lyricist, model, and actress. Hamasaki has achieved popularity in Japan and Asia by enforcing her position as an artist and not trying to be forced ...more

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Meisa Kuroki is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 30
Satsuki Shimabukuro, better known by her stage name Meisa Kuroki, is a Japanese actress, model and singer born in Nago, Okinawa, Japan. She is represented by the agency Sweet Power and is signed ...more

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Leah Dizon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 32
Leah Dizon is a former gaijin tarento, singer, and model. Born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, she moved to Tokyo, Japan in 2006 to pursue a career in entertainment. She made her recording ...more

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Yui Aragaki is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 30
Yui Aragaki is a Japanese idol, model, actress, singer and occasional radio show host. She is particularly recognized for her beauty and her movie projects.

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Maki Horikita is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 30
Maki Horikita is a Japanese actress. She debuted in 2003, and has starred in numerous Japanese television dramas, television and magazine advertisements, and movies. Horikita's popular roles ...more

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Yumi Kobayashi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 30
Yumi Kobayashi is a female fashion model from Tokyo, Japan. She belongs to the show-business production Burning Production, K.K. and used to be belong to Platica Inc. Her show-business name from ...more

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Yuka is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 38
Yuka is a gravure idol, model, fashion model, actress, and TV personality.

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Ayaka Komatsu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 32
Ayaka Komatsu is a Japanese model and actress. She was born on July 23, 1986 in Ichinoseki, Iwate Prefecture.

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Yuka Kosaka is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 33
Yuka Kosaka is a Japanese gravure idol, actress and model. She was born in Izumi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. She is also known as her nickname "Yuka-chin", and has starred in a ...more

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Suzuka Morita is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 26
Suzuka Morita is a Japanese gravure model and actress who was a 2nd generation member, number 11, of Idoling!!!. She was also the 7th generation member of Hop Club. Morita is best known for ...more

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Hatsune Matsushima is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 31
Hatsune Matsushima is a Japanese gravure idol, actress and model affiliated with Harmony Promotion. She was born in Tokyo, Japan. Her real name is Noriko Matsushima, and goes by the nickname ...more

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Anri Sugihara is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 36
Anri Sugihara is a gravure idol.

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Rin Aoki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 33
Rin Aoki born February 28, 1985 is a Japanese gravure model, adult video actress and erotic dancer. She began as a Gravure idol and later moved to hardcore video work where she became an ...more

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Erika Sawajiri is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 32
Erika Sawajiri is a Japanese actress, also active as a model and singer. She appeared in the non-fiction Japanese television drama 1 Litre of Tears, playing the role of a girl who suffered from ...more

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Erika Toda is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 30
Erika Toda is a Japanese actress. She has starred in many Japanese television dramas, including Liar Game, Code Blue, Ryusei no Kizuna, and Keizoku 2: SPEC. She has also had supporting roles in ...more

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Agnes Lum is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 62
Agnes Nalani Lum is an American gravure idol, singer, actress, and bikini model popular in Japan in the late 1970s and early 1980s. At that time, she was nicknamed "Lum-chan" in Japan, ...more

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Saaya Irie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 25
Saaya Irie is a Japanese actress, voice actress, junior idol and singer. Her stage name is simply her given name, Saaya. She has recently been appearing in numerous films, radio, and television ...more

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Yumi Sugimoto is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 29
Yumi Sugimoto is a Japanese model, actress, gravure idol and singer. She is currently under contract with the talent agency fauvism entertainment.

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Nozomi Sasaki is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 36
Nozomi Sasaki is a Japanese voice actress from Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. For her stage name she has adopted the hiragana rendering ささき のぞみ instead of the original kanji representation of her ...more

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Hiroko Satô is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 34
Hiroko Sato is a Japanese actress, singer and retired Japanese idol. She was born in Fukushima but grew up in the Kanagawa prefecture and attended the Kanagawa Prefectural Senior High School, I ...more

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Reon Kadena is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 33
Reon Kadena, also known as Leon Kadena or Minamo Kusano, is a Japanese glamour model and actress. Kadena is a female Japanese idol whose photobooks and films largely feature her in revealing ...more

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Harumi Nemoto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 38
Harumi Nemoto is a Japanese gravure idol from Chiba Prefecture, Japan. She has had a column since October 2007 in the monthly manga magazine Manga Life.

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Risa Yoshiki is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
Risa Yoshiki age 31
Risa Yoshiki is a Japanese glamour model, actress, celebrity, and singer. She has released two singles, seven DVDs, and appears regularly on TV and radio.

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Yoko Matsugane is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 36
Yoko Matsugane is a Japanese gravure idol from Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. She is famous for her voluptuous figure.

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Shoko Nakagawa is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Gravure Idols
age 33
Shoko Nakagawa is a Japanese tarento, actress, voice actress, illustrator, and singer. Also known by her nickname Shokotan, she is best known as the presenter of Pokémon Sunday.