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Takeshi Aono (青野 武, Aono Takeshi, June 19, 1936-April 9, 2012) was a Japanese voice actor from Hokkaido. He was best known for voicing Maruko's Grandfather in Chibi Maruko-chan and Shirō Sanada in the original Space Battleship Yamato franchise.

He provided the voice of Nurarihyon in the 1985 and 2007 GeGeGe no Kitarō anime. He also voiced Medama-Oyaji in the TV special Kitarō, The Search for Happiness, the first performer to do so after the death of Isamu Tanonaka. Following his death in 2012, the role was taken over by Bin Shimada.

Selected filmography

GeGeGe no Kitarō characters

Other Shigeru Mizuki works

Other notable roles