Miyoshi Umeki Actress

Miyoshi Umeki is a 78 years old actress from Japan from Otaru. Miyoshi Umeki was born on May 08, 1929 (died on August 28, 2007, she was 78 years old) in Otaru as Umeki Miyoshi.

Miyoshi Umeki



Miyoshi Umeki was a naturalized American Academy Award-winning actress and standards singer. She was best known for her roles as Katsumi the wife of Joe Kelly in the 1957 film Sayonara as Mei Li in the 1958 Broadway musical and 1961 film Flower Drum Song and as Mrs. Livingston the housekeeper of Bill Bixby's and Brandon Cruz's characters in the TV series The Courtship of Eddie's Father.
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Birth name of Miyoshi Umeki is Umeki Miyoshi
Is Miyoshi Umeki still alive?

No, she died on 08/28/2007, 15 years ago. She was 78 years old when she died. Cause of death: cancer. She died in Licking


Miyoshi Umeki Albums (10)

There are 10 albums of Miyoshi Umeki.

Her last album Why Talk released 4 years 3 months ago. When Why Talk released, she was 89 years old. This album contains 2 tracks

Her first album Miyoshi released 64 years ago, she was 29 years old when this album released. There were 11 songs in this album.

Why Talk
Why Talk
That Old Feeling
That Old Feeling
Why Talk
Why Talk
Golden Hits
Golden Hits

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Miyoshi Umeki Movies (5)

There are 5 movies of Miyoshi Umeki.

Her first feature film was Sayonara (1957, as Katsumi). She was 28 when she starred in this movie. Since 1957, she has appeared in 5 feature films. The last one is The Horizontal Lieutenant (1962). In this movie, she played the character Akiko .

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Miyoshi Umeki movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Miyoshi Umeki TV Shows (11)

Her first TV Show was Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951).

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Awards (2)

Nominated Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 1958 , awarded Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1957 ,

What was Miyoshi's zodiac sign?

Miyoshi Umeki zodiac sign was taurus.

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