Biography

Yasunari Kawabata was a Japanese novelist and short story writer whose spare, lyrical, subtly-shaded prose works won him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1968, the first Japanese author to receive the award.

Yasunari Kawabata was a Japanese novelist and short story writer whose spare, lyrical, subtly-shaded prose works won him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1968, the first Japanese author to receive the award.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1899-07-11

Day of Death 1972-04-16

Place of Birth Osaka, Japan.

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2016 Koto Novel
2010 Kaidan Horror Classics Original Story
2009 Kingyo Story
2008 Kataude Writer
2008 A Girl in the Sunset Screenplay
2007 Nemureru bijo Novel
2006 House of the Sleeping Beauties Novel
2005 Koto Novel
2001 Bellas durmientes Novel
1995 House of Sleeping Beauties Novel
1985 Sadness and Beauty Novel
1980 Koto: The Ancient City Writer
1974 The Izu Dancer Writer
1969 Thousand Cranes Novel
1968 The House of the Sleeping Virgins Story
1966 Woman of the Lake Novel
1965 Snow Country Original Story
1965 With Beauty and Sorrow Novel
1963 Twin Sisters of Kyoto Novel
1960 The Izu Dancer Original Story
1958 Woman Unveiled Screenplay Original Story
1957 Snow Country Original Story
1956 The People of Tokyo Original Story
1954 Sound of the Mountain Novel
1953 Reminiscence Novel
1951 Dancing Girl Original Story
1936 Mr. Thank You Novel
1935 Three Sisters with Maiden Hearts Story
1933 The Dancing Girl of Izu Author
1926 A Page of Madness Writer Original Story

Acting

1985 The Strange Case of Yukio Mishima as Himself

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