Natsume Sōseki Japanese novelist

Natsume Sōseki is a 49 years old Japanese novelist from Kikuichō. Natsume Sōseki was born on February 09, 1867 (died on December 09, 1916, he was 49 years old) in Kikuichō as 夏目 金之助. His nickname was Natsume Kinnosuke (birth name).

Natsume Sōseki



Natsume Sōseki born Natsume Kinnosuke was a Japanese novelist of the Meiji period. He is best known for his novels Kokoro Botchan I Am a Cat and his unfinished work Light and Darkness. He was also a scholar of British literature and composer of haiku kanshi and fairy tales. From 1984 until 2004 his portrait appeared on the front of the Japanese 1000 yen note.
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His real name:
Birth name of Natsume Sōseki is 夏目 金之助
Is Natsume Sōseki still alive?

No, he died on 12/09/1916, 105 years ago. He was 49 years old when he died. Cause of death: peptic ulcer disease. He died in Waseda-Minamichō and buried in Zōshigaya Cemetery .




He had two children, Jun'ichi (91) and Shinroku (66) . When his first child, Jun'ichi Natsume, was born, Natsume Sōseki was 40 years old.


Natsume Sōseki Movies (14)

There are 14 movies of Natsume Sōseki.

His first feature film was The Heart (1955). He was 88 when he starred in this movie. Since 1955, he has appeared in 14 feature films. The last one is And Then (1985). .

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Natsume Sōseki movie characters

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


He graduated from Nishogakusha University, Hibiya High School, University Of Tokyo, Ochanomizu Elementary School, University College London and First Higher School

What was Natsume's zodiac sign?

Natsume Sōseki zodiac sign was aquarius.

Where does He lives?

He is living in Q11493060.

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Natsume Sōseki's Children (2)


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