Teiji Takahashi

Teiji Takahashi (高橋 貞二, Takahashi Teiji, 20 October 1926 – 3 November 1959) was a Japanese film actor. He appeared in more than twenty films from 1950 to 1959. Takahashi died in a traffic accident.[1]

Teiji Takahashi
Born20 October 1926
Died3 November 1959(1959-11-03) (aged 33)
Yokohama, Japan
Years active1950-1959


Born in Tokyo, Takahashi graduated from the Japanese Film School (Nihon Eiga Gakkō) and joined the Shochiku studio in 1945.[2] He became one of the company's top young male stars, alongside Keiji Sada and Kōji Tsuruta.[2]

Selected filmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1958 The Ballad of Narayama
Equinox Flower
1957 Tokyo Twilight
1956 Early Spring
Night School
1953 A Japanese Tragedy


  1. ^ 大崎善生 (November 2012). 赦す人. 新潮社. ISBN 978-4-10-459403-0.
  2. ^ a b "Takahashi Teiji". Kotobanku (in Japanese). Asahi Shinbun. Retrieved 23 December 2014.

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