Biography - A Short Wiki
Actor best known for his Academy Award-nominated performance as Mr. Miyagi in the Karate Kid franchise. He also appeared in Happy Days.
He was married to Kathleen Yamachi from 1953 to 1967. After their divorce, he married Yukiye Kitahara in 1970. He met his third wife through her mother’s manager when she was 15 years old.
How did Pat Morita die?
Pat Morita's death was caused by Kidney Failure.
|Cause of death||Kidney Failure|
|Age of death||73 years|
|Birthday||June 28, 1932|
|Death date||November 24, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I’ve been working on my autobiography, just pecking away in longhand. The more you write, the more you remember. The more you remember, the more detail you recall. It’s not all pleasant!Pat Morita
I’m in semi-retirement, but what am I going to retire to? I don’t ride horses, I don’t golf anymore. I shoot a game of pool every now and then.Pat Morita
I’m awkward at these things. Just being nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Karate Kid was a real surprise and I was a little uncomfortable.Pat Morita
Only in America could you get away with the kind of comedy I did.Pat Morita
I still have a young attitude.Pat Morita