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About Yu Darvish
Yu Darvish is a professional Japanese baseball player who had a glittering career with Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters of the Nippon Professional Baseball in Japan from 2005 to 2011 before going on to play Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Texas Rangers in 2012.
He was born to Ikuyo and Farsad Darvishsefat. In 2007, he and Japanese actress Saeko tied the knot. The marriage ended in 2012 after producing two sons.
He has represented the Japan national baseball team in a number of international baseball tournaments, including the 2009 World Baseball Classic, in which he helped the team win gold.
In 2011, he became the highest paid professional baseball player in Japan with a salary of $6,065,490.
In 2012, GQ Japan named him the GQ Man of the Year.
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Yu Darvish's Popularity
Yu Darvish is a famous Japanese baseball player, who was born on August 16, 1986. As a person born on this date, Yu Darvish is listed in our database as the 32nd most popular celebrity for the day (August 16) and the 160th most popular for the year (1986).
People born on August 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Yu Darvish is the 882nd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Yu Darvish's birthday, Yu Darvish is the 22nd most famous Japanese.
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