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Seibo Kitamura

Full name: Seibo Kitamura
Original name: 北村 西望
Gender: Male
Born: December 16, 1884 in Minamishimabara, Nagasaki, Japan
Died: March 4, 1987 in Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Country: JPN Japan
Sport: Art Competitions


Seibo Kitamura lived to the age of 102. He was one of the most famous Japanese engravers, also creating the Peace Statue in the Peace Park at Nagasaki, one of two sites where the US dropped the atomic bomb at the end of the World War II. He studied sculpture at the Kyoto City University of Arts and in Tokyo from 1907-12. In 1921, Kitamura became a full professor at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 47 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event Japan JPN AC

Mixed Sculpturing, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 47 Los Angeles Art Competitions Japan Final Standings AC The Repose (Boxing)
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