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The amazing but factual stories of the most famous japanese samurai: such as kamiizumi nobutsuna, yagyu munenori, itto kagehisa, nenami jion, and iizasa. El shogun decretó que william adams el piloto estaba muerto y que miura anjin, un samurai, había nacido esto hizo que la esposa de adams. William adams, also called anjin or miura anjin, (born 1564, gillingham, kent, england—died may 26, 1620, hirado, japan), navigator, merchant-adventurer,.