There are more Japanese living in Brazil than in any other country outside of Japan, and a growing community of half-Japanese, particularly in the urban jungle of Sao Paulo. Arthur Mariano is the perfect example of the beautiful Brazilian Portuguese-Japanese genetic blend: the 5’7″ Olympic gymnast.
full name: Arthur Nory Oyakawa Mariano
b. September 18, 1993 in Campinas, Brazil
ancestry: Mariano is half-Japanese, half-Portuguese
profession: Olympic gymnast
you’ve seen him in: (tv) The Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics (2016)