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小池美波
Koike Minami
koike minami
"Mii-chan, Mii" gen1
age25 98/11/14 158.5cm 5'2" Hyougo.
quiet, smart, observant, touchy. good dancer. good on radio. Kansai-ben. gains prominence over time. now on hiatus.
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齋藤冬優花
Saitou Fuyuka
saitou fuyuka
"Fuu-chan, Fuu" gen1
age26 98/02/15 158cm 5'2" Tokyo.
dancer, reliable, crafty, popular with members but not public. endures.
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上村莉菜
Uemura Rina
uemura rina
"Rina-chan, Uemuu, Muu" gen1
age27 97/01/04 153.5cm 5'0" Chiba.
has never gained prominence, despite her fairy-like beauty. but endures.
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遠藤光莉
Endou Hikari
endou hikari
"Hikarin, Roichan, Enpika" gen2b
age24 99/04/17 163.3cm 5'4" Kanagawa.
exotic looks. dance champion. wants to model. name written with kanji for "shining jasmine." now returns from hiatus.
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藤吉夏鈴
Fujiyoshi Karin
higashimura mei
"Karin, Karin-chan" gen2
age22 2001/08/29 165.1cm 5'5" Osaka.
natural, unsmiling, comic, athletic, graceful. now sings well. lifted group as centre of 6th single. stars in dramas. my oshi.
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井上梨名
Inoue Rina
iguchi mao
"Inoue, Inori-chan, Inorin" gen2
age23 01/01/29 163cm 5'4" Hyouga.
sings well. soft tennis. long dreamed of being idol. variety star. beauty has bloomed.
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幸阪茉里乃
Kousaka Marino
kousaka marino
"Marinon, Sango-chan" gen2b
age21. 02/12/19 154.5cm 5'1" Mie.
suppressed and insecure, but talented. now gradual slight emergence.
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増本綺良
Masumoto Kira
masumoto kira
"Kira-chan" gen2b
age22 02/01/12 158.4cm 5'2" Hyogo.
beauty obscured by stunned moe. smart. Rubik's Cube in under a minute. wild and crazy. "big weirdo #2"
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松田里奈
Matsuda Rina
matsuda rina
"Matsuri, Marina " gen2
age24 99/10/13 159.5cm 5'3" Miyazaki.
sings well. former bank clerk. brisk, clear, positive, smart. TV variety regular, Captain since 2022/11.
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森田ひかる
Morita Hikaru
morita hikaru
"Hii-chan, Run-chan, Runrun" gen2
age22 01/07/10 150.5cm 4'11" Fukuoka.
shortest in group. Taiko drums. solid, capable, emotional intelligence, natural. dances, sings. frequent centre.
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守屋麗奈
Moriya Rena
moriya rina
"Yarena, Renaa" gen2b
age24 00/01/02 154cm 5'1" Tokyo.
beautiful and dream-like. excellent posing for mags. 2023/01 centre.
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大沼晶保
Oonuma Akiho
oonuma akiho
"Akipo" gen2b
age24 99/10/12 161cm 5'3" Shizuoka.
comedy loopiness. "big weirdo." cute, but has variety focus. art/writing talent. "Oonuma sensei". natural country girl.
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大沼晶保
Oozono Rei
oozono rei
"Reirei, Zono" gen2b
age23 00/04/18 163cm 5'4" Kagoshima.
pretty, comic, smart. only gen2b in first senbatsu. college psych student. bullied/shunned in hs.
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武元唯衣
Takemoto Yui
takemoto yui
"Chuukemon, Yui-chan" gen2
age21 02/03/23 158.5cm 5'2" Shiga.
danced since 5th grade. early to dance w/Keyaki on TV. middle school council pres. loquacious, energetic, bossy, insecure.
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田村保乃
Tamura Hono
tamura hono
"Tamu-chan, Honyo, Pooh" gen2
age25 98/10/21 163.5cm 5'4" Osaka.
early to dance w/Keyaki on TV. recognized beauty. smart, mature, quiet, smiling. friends with Karin.
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山崎天
Yamasaki Ten
yamasaki ten
"Ten-Ten, Ten-chan" gen2
age18 05/09/28 167+cm 5'6" Osaka.
popular in auditions and seen as group's future star. young. talented singer and strong dancer. centres 8th single.
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遠藤理子
Endou Riko
endou riko
Riko. gen3
age18 2006/01/09 155cm 5'1" Saitama.
plays drum kit. hs light music club. charms otaku in meet/greet. dancing improved a lot from training camp to MV. very pretty in MV.
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石森璃花
Ishimori Rika
ishimori rika
Ririka, gen3
age22 2002/01/13 159cm 5'2-1/2" Gunma
good cook. cried in documentary over not being able to memorize choreo. oldest 3gen. centred succesful 1st perf to execs.
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小島凪紗
Kojima Nagisa
kojima nagisa
Nagisa-chan, Nagi, Nagi-chan. gen3
age18 2005/07/07 165cm 5'5" Nagano.
plays piano. family goes to same temple as Kakizaki Memi's family for New Year's. early emergence now slowed.
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的野美青
Matono Mio
matono mio
Mio. gen3
age17 2006/11/08 166cm 5'5" Fukuoka.
young but confident. from Kyushu. hs cheer-dance club. good dancer. now in senbatsu, emerging star. youngest.
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向井純葉
Mukai Itoha
mukai itoha
Ito-chan, Itopi, Pi. gen3
age17 2006/05/09 163cm 5'4" Hiroshima.
great expressions in performance. energetic dancer. excellent MC. funny and smart.
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村井優
Murai Yuu
murai yuu
Yuu-chan. gen3
age19 2004/08/18 156cm 5'1" Tokyo.
excellent dancer. reliable. sometime centre. smart, charming, a bit weird.
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村山美羽
Murayama Miu
murayama miu
Miu-chan. gen3
age19 2005/02/15 168cm 5'6" Tokyo.
skilled, powerful expressive dancer. but lacks confidence. now emerging.
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中嶋優月
Nakashima Yuzuki
nakashima yuzuki
gen3
age21 2003/02/17 162cm 5'4" Fukuoka.
mature but klutzy. beautiful. serious. good dancer, singer. senbatsu for 7th-8th singles
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小田倉麗奈
Odakura Reina
odakura reina
gen3
age19 2004/07/27 163cm 5'4" Tokyo.
good violinist. likes astronomy. improving performer. goes to top uni Keio.
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谷口愛季
Taniguchi Airi
taniguchi airi
Airi. gen3
age18 2005/04/12 151cm 4'11" Yamaguchi.
excellent dancer. acting school since kg. short, beautiful, determined. centres 1st 3gen MV. in 7h-8th single senbatsu.
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山下瞳月
Yamashita Shizuki
yamashita shizuki
Shii-chan, Shii. gen3
age19 2005/01/22 152cm 5'0" Kyoto.
outstanding, passionate dancer. she and Murai secret until 23/03. cute but determined. exremely popular.
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土生瑞穗
Habu Mizuho
habu mizuho
"Habu-chan" gen1
age26 1997/07/07 171.6cm 5'8" Tokyo.
likes anime (Love Live, Shingeki no Kyoujin). cosplay, games. tall dancer. adult. has gained prominence over time.
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原田葵
Harada Aoi
harada aoi
"Aoi, Aa-chan, Aoi-chan" gen1
age23 2000/05/07 156cm 5'1" Tokyo.
ballet. wiry, nervous. was youngest and is still poked fun at as "elementary school girl." rose after education hiatus.
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平手友梨奈
Hirate Yurina
hirate yurina
"Techi, Tecchan, Hii-chan" gen1
age22 2001/06/25 165cm 5'5" Aichi.
the Centre who made Keyaki: athletic, expressive, cool, difficult. long absences for physical/emotional reasons. now film roles, music, modelling. new Korea-based agency.
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今泉佑唯
Imaizumi Yui
imaizumi yui
"Zumiko, Zuumin, Zuu" gen1
age25 1998/09/30 153cm 5' Kanagawa.
real singer. showbiz age 11. front row but not centre. great handshake, photobook. now single mother, health problems. quit show business Oct 2022 because stalked.
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石森虹花
Ishimori Nijika
ishimori nijika
"Nijika, Niji" gen1
age26 1997/05/07 162cm 5'4" Miyagi.
dancer, loves dogs, insecure, former local idol. acts well. growing confidence and some popularity. GRAD 2020 after "scandal"
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小林由依
Kobayashi Yui
kobayashi yui
"Yui-chan, Yui-pon, Pon, Kobayui" gen1
age24 1999/10/23 161cm 5'3" Saitama.
guitar, sax, piano. cool, quiet. front-quality dancer/singer. helps younger members in new group. now some voice-overs.
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松平璃子
Matsudaira Riko
matsudaira riko
"Riko, Rikopi" gen2
age25 98/05/05 168.3cm 5'6" Tokyo.
likes Berika, Hoshino Minami, Nao-chan. loves Neru. pestered friend Karin. rumour re Matsudaira samurai clan.
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守屋茜
Moriya Akane
moriya akane
"Akanen, Nen, Gunsou (Sgt.)" gen1
age26 97/11/12 163.5cm 5'4" Miyagi.
athletic, acts tough. beauty expert, improving dancer. messes with people but is kind. good handshake. was Deputy Captain.
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長濱ねる
Nagahama Neru
nagahama neru
"Neru, Neruko, Nagaru" gen1
age25 98/09/04 159cm 5'3" Nagasaki.
clever/kind/cute/popular. Hiragana kennin for a while. photobook huge sales. not great dancer or singer. now popular TV personality.
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長沢菜々香
Nagasawa Nanako
nagasawa nanako
"Naako, Nanako" gen1
age26 97/04/23 158cm 5'2" Yamagata.
sweet, stoic. weird, former miko. sneaky smile. funny. popular. worked hard to attract fans. good blog. left after "scnadal"
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織田奈那
Oda Nana
oda nana
"Oda Nana, Danii, Daninu" gen1
age25 98/06/04 162cm 5'4" Shizuoka.
strong, athletic. masculine but motherly. more popular w/members than w/fans. variety. film. grad after "scandal"
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尾関梨香
Ozeki Rika
ozeki rika
"Rii-chan, Ozeki, Orika, Oze, " gen1
age26 97/10/07 156.5cm 5'2" Kanagawa.
funny, active, kind, makes friends, lacks confidence. university. growing beauty. butt of hosts. reliable but ponkotsu.
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佐藤詩織
Satou Shiori
satou shiori
"Shii-chan, Satoshi, Shii" gen1
age27 96/11/16 161cm 5'3" Tokyo.
art college grad. insecure at first. then bloomed in expression, dance, mature confidence. art, music career after grad.

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関有美子
Seki Yumiko
seki yumiko
"Yumi-chan, Kaichou ('chairman')" gen2
age24 95/06/29 167cm 5'6" Fukuoka.
quiet. went to model school and modelled. Keyaki ota went to Berika handshakes. quiet, pretty, capable, rich, generous.
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志田愛佳
Shida Manaka
shida manaka
"Mona, Pippi, Manaka" gen1
age25 98/11/23 167cm 5'6" Niigata.
cool, natural. huge laugh. popular. hiatus due to health and scandal sheet attack. grad after "scandal". still entertainment.
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菅井友香
Sugai Yuuka
sugai yuuka
"Yukka, Sugai-sama, Chapche" gen1
age28 95/11/29 165cm 5'5" Tokyo.
well-spoken, tense. popular, aristocratic education. Olympic-level equestrian. Captain. glue holds group together, but I resent her as the anti-Hirate.
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鈴本美愉
Suzumoto Miyu
suzumoto miyu
"Suzumon, Mon, Kuritarou, Monta" gen1
age26 97/12/05 156cm 5'1" Aichi.
funny faces. shy, serious, comic, sexy. likes chestnuts. front row best dancer. my oshi. now has her own clothing line.
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渡辺梨加
Watanabe Rika
watanabe rika
"Berika, Pe-chan, Pe" gen1
age28 95/05/16 166.5 cm 5'6" Ibaraki.
sexy. popular. shy. slow. funny in private. works hard to dance. Ray exclusive model. acts. photobook.
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渡邉理佐
Watanabe Risa
watanabe risa
"Risa, Berisa" gen1
age25 98/07/27 167cm 5'6" Ibaraki.
popular tall quiet beauty. 1st-2nd rows. close with Aoi. non-no exclusive model. rather distant, but kind to juniors.
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米谷奈々未
Yonetani Nanami
Yonetani nanami
"Yone-san, Yonemin, Yonemi, Yone" gen1
age23 00/02/24 159cm 5'3" Osaka.
intelligent, sharp, lovely smile. clean-freak loves microbes. mainly 3rd row. little impact as idol. bloomed as uni student. 1st member to graduate.
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notes

-- Members listed separately in four groups: 1. Sakurazaka/Keyakizaka gen1; 2. Sakurazaka/Keyakizaka gen2; 3. Sakurazaka gen3; 4. graduated members.

-- Official portraits as of February 2024 (graduated members wear earlier uniforms)

"Gen1" refers to the main intake of members ("generation 1") in August 2015, as well as to Nagahama Neru, who joined in November (and is sometimes called gen 1.5)

"Gen2" refers to the intake of nine new members in 2019, and that of six new members in 2020 (Gen 2b).

"Gen3" is intake of 11 new members in early 2023.

-- Ages as of current date 2024-02-06 (more or less).

-- Each member's official Home Page ("HP") has links to news, schedule, and personal blog (all in Japanese).

-- Each member's "forum" refers to their forum on the site Stage48 (in English). Knowledgeable fans, good discussions and good info.


links

in English:
Wikipedia
Stage48 Wiki
Stage48 forum
Keyakizaka Matome (photos from all sources, translations, now in hiatus)
Yurnahirate tumblr (more photos)
Keyavids (great growing compendium of subbed Keyakizaka/Sakurazaka/Hinatazaka videos).
Sakamichi Daily News - Keyakizaka (translated items from Japanese sites)
48&46 videos
Sakamichi Notes (my blog, now in indefinite hiatus, specializing in Keyakizaka/Sakurazaka/Hiaragana, with blog translations, many from Kakizaki Memi of Hiragana Keyaki, also Suzumoto, Nagahama, Hirate of Kanji Keyakizaka)


in Japanese:
Japanese Wikipedia
Official site
48pedia
Keyakizaka46 Matome Antenna (links to dozens of stories a day, from all sources)
Keyakizaka46 Antenna Site (also links to stories from other sources)