\u524d\u7530 \u798e\u7a42 born on 23 January 1939 in Fukuoka. He is a citizen of Japan. Sonny Chiba was educated at Nippon Sport Science University and Chiba Prefectural Kisarazu High School. He died on 19 August 2021 in Kimitsu from a 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease at age 82 years, 6 months.
Sonny Chiba plays voice. He was a Japanese actor, martial artist (1939-2021).
Sonny Chiba has had two spouses: Yōko Nogiwa and. He has three children Juri Manase, Mackenyu and Gordon Maeda. He has one sibling Jirō Yabuki.
Sonny Chiba has worked as an actor, judoka, seiyū, film producer, film director, lyricist, karateka, stunt performer, singer, composer, stunt coordinator and professor. He has has won Elan d'or Award for Newcomer of the Year.
He is also known as Shin'ichi Chiba, Chiba Shin'ichi, Shinichi Chiba, JJ Sonny Chiba, Sadaho Maeda and Maeda Sadaho.
In early August 2021, Chiba became ill with COVID-19. Initially, he was treated at home but was hospitalized a few days later on 8 August when he developed pneumonia. He died from complications of COVID-19 on 19 August 2021, aged 82. Chiba had not been vaccinated, according to his agency.