Masumi Kuwata is a former Japanese right-handed pitcher who played the bulk of his career with the Yomiuri Giants of Nippon Professional Baseball. He pitched 21 seasons with the Giants, beginning in 1986.
Okakura Kakuzō (also known as 岡倉 天心 Okakura Tenshin) was a Japanese scholar who contributed to the development of arts in Japan. Outside Japan, he is chiefly remembered today as the author of The Book of Tea.
Akemi Okamura is a Japanese voice actress and narrator. She is affiliated with Mausu Promotion.
Okamura Island is a small island in the Inland Sea of Japan. Administratively, it is part of the city of Imabari, Ehime Prefecture.
Tensai Okamura , born Yutaka Okamura (岡村 豊, Okamura Yutaka) on December 13, 1961, in Fukushima Prefecture, is a Japanese anime director and animator. Okamura grew up in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture.
Okamura is a Japanese surname.
Kintaro Okamura was a Japanese botanist and educationalist (1867 - 1935). He is the author of important studies about seaweeds.
The Okamura N-52 is a low-wing, side-by-side seating sport aircraft, that was designed in Japan by students.
Chonosuke Okamura was a Japanese amateur palaeontologist. When he was in his late 70s, he claimed to have discovered fossils from the Silurian period of miniature animals, ranging from dinosaurs to humans, and more than one thousand other extinct "mini-species", each less than 0.25 mm in length.
Takako Okamura is a Japanese singer. She had her debut in 1982 as part of the folk duo Aming (あみん, amin) with the single Matsu-wa that became a success in Japan.
As minor planet discoveries are confirmed, they are given a permanent number by the IAU's Minor Planet Center , and the discoverers can then submit names for them, following the IAU's naming conventions. The list below concerns those minor planets in the specified number-range that have received names, and explains the meanings of those names.
Quetta ; formerly known as Shalkot (Pashto: شالکوټ) is the provincial capital and largest city of Balochistan, Pakistan. It is also the 10th largest city of Pakistan.
Taihape is located in the Rangitikei District of the North Island of New Zealand. It services a large rural community and lies on State Highway 1, which runs North to South through the centre of the North Island.