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Yasunari Kawabata was born on 11 June, 1899 in Osaka, Japan, is a Writer, Actor. Discover Yasunari Kawabata's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Yasunari Kawabata networth?

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Occupation writer,actor
Age 73 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 11 June 1899
Birthday 11 June
Birthplace Osaka, Japan
Date of death 16 April, 1972
Died Place Zushi, Kanagawa, Japan
Nationality Japan

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Who Is Yasunari Kawabata's Wife?

His wife is Hideko Keizo (1926 - 16 April 1972) ( his death) ( 3 children)

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Wife Hideko Keizo (1926 - 16 April 1972) ( his death) ( 3 children)
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Yasunari Kawabata Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Yasunari Kawabata worth at the age of 73 years old? Yasunari Kawabata’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Japan. We have estimated Yasunari Kawabata's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Writer

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He was a writer and actor, known for Sleeping Beauty (2011), Kurutta ippêji (1926) and Koi no hana saku Izu no odoriko (1933). He was married to Hideko Keizo.


He was a close friend of the writer Yukio Mishima. When Mishima committed suicide in 1972, his Japanese biographer Takeo Okuno stated he had nightmares about Mishima for two or three hundred nights in a row.


He was the first Japanese writer to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, in 1968.


He considers his novel "The Master of Go" (1951) to be his finest work.


Kawabata was the president of the Japanese P.E.N. (a worldwide association of writers, founded to promote friendship and intellectual co-operation among writers everywhere) from 1948 to 1965; in this position, Kawabata was a driving force behind the translation of Japanese literature into English and other Western languages. For his efforts, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters of France in 1960, and awarded Japan's Order of Culture the following year.


Yasunari Kawabata was born on June 11, 1899 in Osaka, Japan.