Tomoyuki Yamashita

Tomoyuki Yamashita

Name Tomoyuki Yamashita
Profession War Hero
Date of Birth 1885-11-08
Place of Birth Japan
Age 60 yrs
Death Date 1946-02-23
Birth Sign Scorpio

About Tomoyuki Yamashita

Imperial Japanese Army general in World War II, who conquered Malaya and Singapore and whose trial for war crimes set a legal precedent called the “Yamashita Standard.”

Early Life Experience of Tomoyuki Yamashita

In 1905, he graduated from the Imperial Japanese Army Academy and became second lieutenant.

Trivia Info

He attempted to defend the Philippines from allied troops, but the breakdown of the chain of communication led to the Manila Massacre.

Family Life and Relationship

In 1916, he married Hisaki Nagayama.

Close Associates

After being sentenced to death, he appealed for clemency to President Harry S. Truman, but his request was denied.

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Toru Yamashita

Toru Yamashita

Name Toru Yamashita
Profession Guitarist
Date of Birth 1988-12-07
Place of Birth Osaka,
Japan
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Toru Yamashita

Japanese musician best known as the lead guitarist for the rock band ONE OK ROCK. He is also an occasional actor who played the major role of Ryuugo on the television drama Shibuya Fifteen.

Early Life Experience of Toru Yamashita

He and future ONE OK ROCK bandmate Ryota Kohama were members of the hip-hop dance group HEADS, who released singles in the early 2000’s like “Gooood or Bad!”

Trivia Info

His Les Paul Custom Alpine White is signed by Avril Lavigne and members of the band Fall Out Boy.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born in Osaka, Japan.

Close Associates

He has been bandmates with Takahiro Moriuchi in ONE OK ROCK.

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