Saitō Hajime, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Saitō Hajime

Japanese swordsman

Date of Birth: 18-Feb-1844

Place of Birth: Edo, Japan

Date of Death: 28-Sep-1915

Profession: samurai, military personnel

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius


Show Famous Birthdays Today, Japan

About Saitō Hajime

  • Saito Hajime (?? ?) (born Yamaguchi Hajime (?? ?); February 18, 1844 – September 28, 1915) was a Japanese samurai of the late Edo period, who most famously served as the captain of the third unit of the Shinsengumi.
  • He was one of the few core members who survived the numerous wars of the Bakumatsu period.
  • He was later known as Fujita Goro (?? ??) and worked as a police officer in Tokyo during the Meiji Restoration.

Read more at Wikipedia