Hachikō was a japanese dog. He was an Akita dog and he became famous for his loyalty to his owner, which actually continued for many years after his owner's death. He waited for him to return for over 9 years!
His Personal Life
He was born in 1923 and he died in 1935 in Tokyo. His owner was agricultural scientist Hidesaburō Ueno.
Many films have been based on Hachikō's story, such as the american adaptation of the japanese film "Hachiko Monogatari" by director Lasse Hallström. The 2009 film, "Hachi: A Dog's Tale", starred actor Richard Gere.
Hachikō Photo Gallery
Hachikō was a famous Japanese dog, who was born on November 10, 1923. As a person born on this date, Hachikō is listed in our database as the 6th most popular celebrity for the day (November 10) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1923).
People born on November 10 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Hachikō is the 212th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Hachikō's birthday, Hachikō is the 4th most famous Japanese.
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