People from Naha

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  1. Olivia Lufkin

    Olivia Lufkin

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    Japanese singer

  2. Kurara Chibana

    Kurara Chibana

    5,223 views
    Japanese, Model

  3. Cocco

    Cocco

    85 views
    Japanese singer

  4. Morio Higaonna

    Morio Higaonna

    42 views
    Martial artist

  5. Eiichi Miyazato

    Eiichi Miyazato

    37 views
    Martial artist

  6. Shinpan Gusukuma

    Shinpan Gusukuma

    32 views

    Shinpan Gusukuma (城間 真繁 Shiroma Shinpan, 1890–1954), also known as Shinpan Shiroma by the Japanese, was an Okinawan martial artist who studied Shōrin-ryū karate as a student of Ankō Itosu. Gusukuma also trained under Higaonna Kanryō in the Naha-te style. Gusukuma went on to establish Shitō-ryū with Kenwa Mabuni.


  7. Seiken Akamine

    Seiken Akamine

    24 views
    Japanese politician

  8. Masane Tsukayama

    Masane Tsukayama

    21 views
    Japanese actor

  9. Nagisa Arakaki

    Nagisa Arakaki

    15 views
    Baseball player

  10. Bobby Fenwick

    Bobby Fenwick

    13 views
    American baseball player

  11. Seiichi Akamine

    Seiichi Akamine

    9 views
    Martial artist

  12. Chōjun Miyagi

    Chōjun Miyagi

    7 views

    Chōjun Miyagi (宮城 長順 Miyagi Chōjun, April 25, 1888—October 8, 1953) was an Okinawan martial artist who founded the Goju-ryu school of karate by blending Okinawan and Chinese influences.


  13. RJCKarate/Takayoshi Nagamine

    RJCKarate/Takayoshi Nagamine

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  14. Kanehisa Arime

    Kanehisa Arime

    4 views
    Baseball player

  15. Sekō Higa

    Sekō Higa

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    Sekō (Seiko) Higa (比嘉 世幸 Higa Sekō , November 8, 1898–April 16, 1966) was a Gojū Ryū karate teacher who was born in Naha.


  16. Kazuki Ganaha

    Kazuki Ganaha

    4 views
    Footballer

  17. Yasutsune Uehara

    Yasutsune Uehara

    4 views
    Japanese boxer

  18. Higaonna Kanryō

    Higaonna Kanryō

    4 views

    Higaonna (Higashionna) Kanryo (東恩納 寛量 Higaonna Kanryō, March 10, 1853 - October 1915), also known as "Higashionna West", was a native of Nishi-shin-machi, Naha, Okinawa. He was born in Nishimura, Naha to a merchant family, whose business was selling goods to the north of Okinawa and shipping firewood back to Naha. Firewood was an expensive commodity in the Ryukyu Islands. His family belonged to the lower Shizoku class known as the Chikudun Peichin. He founded the fighting style later to be known as Gōjū ryū karate.


  19. Mabuni Kenei

    Mabuni Kenei

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    Mabuni Kenei (摩文仁 賢榮 Kenei Mabuni, February 13, 1918) is a Japanese martial arts expert, holder of the 10th Dan.


  20. Minoru Higa

    Minoru Higa

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    Minoru Higa (Sept. 18, 1941- present) is the Kaicho or federation president and Grandmaster of the Kyudokan School of Shorin-ryū. His efforts, along with that of his family have made Kyudokan very popular outside Okinawa.


  21. Ankō Itosu

    Ankō Itosu

    3 views
    Martial artist

  22. Seiji Nakamura

    Seiji Nakamura

    3 views
    Japanese politician

  23. Tatsuya Maeda

    Tatsuya Maeda

    2 views

    Tatsuya Maeda (前田 達也 Maeda Tatsuya, born 22 August 1958 in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture) is an anison, J-Pop singer and guitarist from Japan. Maeda is best known as the singer (and guitarist) of the theme songs of Ultraman Dyna and Blue SWAT.


  24. Tetsuhiro Kina

    Tetsuhiro Kina

    2 views
    Footballer

  25. Shōshin Nagamine

    Shōshin Nagamine

    2 views
    Okinawan karateka

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