Kei Tomiyama
Kei Tomiyama2
Birth NameKunichika Tomiyama
Birthdate(1938-10-31)October 31, 1938
BirthplaceManchukuo Anshan, Fengtian, Manchukuo
DiedSeptember 25, 1995 (pancreatic cancer)
inJapan Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
OccupationSeiyū, narrator, actor
Years Active1965 - 1995
Notable Credit(s)Space Battleship Yamato
as Susumu Kodai
Galaxy Express 999
and Arcadia of My Youth
as Tochirō Ōyama
Chibi Maruko-chan
as Tomozō Sakura
Tiger Mask
as Naoto Date
UFO Robo Grendizer
as Duke Fleed
What's Michael?
as Michael
Legend of the Galactic Heroes
as Yang Wenli
AgentAoni Production
Production Baobab


Kei Tomiyama (富山 敬 Tomiyama Kei?) dropped out of Nihon University's art department. With his distinctively tender voice, Tomiyama would portray numerous kinds of roles during his career, ranging from heroic, comedic, young, and old. Tomiyama was a Scorpius, had a blood type of A, and enjoyed river fishing. At 9:07 AM on September 25, 1995, Tomiyama suddenly died of pancreatic cancer in Shinjuku, Tokyo at the age of 56. In 2007, Tomiyama was posthumously awarded the Special Achievement Award of the first Seiyū Awards. After Tomiyama's death, Koichi Yamadera took over the role of Susumu Kodai.

Voice rolesEdit

Space Battleship YamatoEdit

Space Battleship Yamato 2Edit

Yamato: The New VoyageEdit

Be Forever, YamatoEdit

Space Battleship Yamato IIIEdit

Final YamatoEdit

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