Japan's Ageless Manga Artist Meme Continues Into 2020

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This is Hirohiko Araki. He does two things: churns out JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and refuses to age.

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The manga artist is famous for not appearing to grow old as the rest of us do. The fact that his appearance has stayed the same for years is a meme in Japan. Every time Araki makes a public appearance like this, the country’s internet marvels at his eternal youth.

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For good reason. This guy was born in 1960. He does not look it. At all.

Obviously, he has good genes, but according to Excite, Araki lives a healthy lifestyle and regularly works out.

Time to add it to the collection of Araki photos, which begins when he was a young man in the year 3000 B.C.

Illustration for article titled Japans Ageless Manga Artist Meme Continues Into 2020
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And now, here is the eagerly awaited 2020 edition.

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This story was originally published on January 29, 2016. It has since been updated.

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