Junko Sakurada
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Junko Sakurada

Japanese Idol
Female
Born Apr 14, 1958
Age 58
Hometown Akita, Akita
Religion Unification Church
Nationality Japanese People

Junko Sakurada is a Japanese singer and actress. She was part of a music trio in 1973, which included Momoe Yamaguchi and Masako Mori. Sakurada then became successful in a solo music career. In 1979 Sakurada appeared in a film made by the production company Toho, and became popular as an actress. She received multiple awards for her acting roles, including the Hochi Film Award, Award of the Japanese Academy, Kinema Junpo Award, and Mainichi Film Concours.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1958 Birth Born on April 14, 1958.

TEENAGE

is a Japanese singer and actress. She was part of a music trio in 1973, which included Momoe Yamaguchi and Masako Mori. … Read More
1974 16 Years Old She participated for the first time at the 25th edition of the Kōhaku Uta Gassen festival in 1974, with her hit single "Kiiroi Ribbon" (Yellow Ribbon). … Read More
Following the success of her single "Hajimete No Dekigoto", the song "Hitori Aruki" (Walking Alone) (which was the theme song for her first ever movie production "Spoon Ippai No Shiawase" (Spoonful of Happiness) was released in March 1975 and peaked at number 4, grossing over 350,000 copies.

TWENTIES

1978 20 Years Old 1 More Event
She would score her last top 10 hit single in the summer of 1978 with the disco inspired single "Lipstick", and would release her last single and album in 1983.

THIRTIES

1991 33 Years Old In 1991, her memoir, Gift God Gave Me, was published and the media reported that she had become a "movie heartthrob". … Read More
1992 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Following her marriage, in a Blessing ceremony of the Unification Church in 1992, she retired from performing.

FORTIES

1999 41 Years Old In 1999 a church spokesperson said: "Ms Sakurada is living happily with her husband and three children. … Read More
2006 48 Years Old In November 2006, she released a book titled "Aisuru Jun Van Deta". … Read More
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