Popular Naruto character’s birthday, One of the most popular anime of all time Naruto is a Japanese manga series drafted and demonstrated by Masahi Kishimoto. It is a well-known and one of the most popular manga series from the shonen genre. The manga was initially released on 21st September 1999. Till now, the manga is collected into 72 tankobon volumes. Later, the manga is also adapted into an anime that premiered in 2002. The anime was produced by Pierrot and Aniplex Studios. The series of naruto is renewed into further sequels, that is, Naruto Shippuden and Boruto: Naruto Next Generation. Since the manga and anime were premiered, no other anime with a plot based on ninjas were ever able to surpass it.
The manga and anime of Naruto go around the life of a young boy Naruto who dreams to be a Hokage and work hard for almost his whole life to achieve it. The anime is divided into two parts the first part consists of pre-teen years and the second one consist of his teenage years. Through the series, he and his comrades fought against evils to protect their village Konoha.
Below is the list of top-rated and popular characters from the complete series of Naruto. The birthdays of all the characters are there along with their zodiac sign, personality traits, appearance, abilities, and their role in the series. The complete article contains a lot of spoilers from throughout the series so, if you are yet to stream the series, we recommend you skip the article. Let’s jump to the list of birthdays of popular characters from Naruto.
Birthday: 10th October
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Naruto Uzumaki is the protagonist of the complete Naruto series. Naruto is a shinobi of Konohagakure’s Uzumaki Clan. Throughout his childhood, he was set aloof from the rest of the children of his age in his village because of being the jinchuriki of the Nine-Tailed beast. He was an orphan as his parents died soon after his birth. In the complete series, you can witness naruto being run by his motive to become the Hokage of Konoha Village. Naruto strongly resembles his father, he is a young boy with yellow spikey hair, blue eyes and has iconic three whiskers marking on his cheeks. Even after being an orphan throughout his life, Naruto never forgets to smile and be kind.
Even being the protagonist of the series, he failed thrice before he graduated from the Ninja Academy. His powers and skills improved and that he was able to defeat the strongest genin like Neji, Gara, and Kabuto. Naruto has a strong reserve of Chakra, combined with the powers of Kurama, he became one of the unbeatable characters of Naruto.
Birthday: 23rd July
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Sasuke Uchiha is the last survivors of the Uchiha Clan. After his brother Itachi destroyed the whole Uchiha clan, he was the only person who was able to escape. After this incident, Sasuke made it his life mission to avenge the death of this whole clan by killing Itachi. In his early childhood, he came to live in village Konoha and joined the same Ninja Academy as Naruto. At first sight, both Naruto and Sasuke developed a minor rivalry among themselves and swore to defeat each other in one on one fight. Later, Sasuke was added to the same team as Naruto along with Sakura.
From his looks, he is a very handsome young man, with raven hair and eyes. He resembles his brother Itachi a lot. In his childhood, he was like any other cheerful kid but after his whole clan was slaughtered, he changed his attitude and became a very quiet guy that gives a cold shoulder to everyone to try to talk to him. He grew up to be one of the strongest Naruto characters. Like any other Uchiha, he can use Sharingan that gives him an upper hand on his opponents from the start.
Birthday: 28th March
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Sakura is the third member of Team 7 and classmate of both Sasuke and Naruto. She is a kunoichi of Konohagakure. Among the members of Team 7, she saw herself the least suitable for the duties of a Shinobi. However, after training under Sanin Tsunade, she gained a lot of skills and was recognized as one of the greatest Medical – nin. Sakura is a beautiful fair-skinned girl. She has green eyes and pink hair and an average height. Sakura is highly self-conscious for having a large forehead. She is cheerful but short tempted at the same time. She is quite rude with Naruto but is all soft for Sasuke who is her crush.
As a genin, Sakura lacks the practical fighting training resulting in her defeat in one on one combat. After getting trained for Tsunade for two and a half years, she was able to defeat Kido Tsumiki single-handedly.
Birthday: 15th September
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Kakashi Hatake is one of the strongest shinobis of Konohagakure’s Hatake Clan. He is popularly referred to as the Kakashi of the Sharingan and the Copy Ninja. He is recognised as one of the most talented ninja and everyone seeks his advice. He is the master of Team 7 and is responsible to train Naruto, Sasuke, and Sakura. Kakashi always puts emphasis on teamwork in order to make his students work together despite their likings and disliking. Kakashi strongly resembles his father, he has grey spikey hair with one black eye, in the other eye, he holds his Sharingan. Kakashi is a very confident and independent person from his very childhood. He has this carefree and laid-back attitude and doesn’t like to take responsibility.
Kakashi was the prodigy of his time and contains an ample amount of chakra in him. He is known as a copy ninja because of his ability to copy the style of opponents’ techniques of fighting. He has a Sharingan in his one eye which makes him even more powerful.
Birthday: 27th December
Zodiac Sign: Capricornus
Hinata Hyuga or currently Hinata Uzumaki is a Kunoichi of Konohagakure. Previously she was the heiress of the Hyuga Clan however, she lost this responsibility because being unsuitable to lead the clan. Hinata is a member of Team 8 and a classmate of Naruto Uzumaki. Throughout the series, Hinata showed some series interest in Naruto. She had a crush on him but Naruto was running errands after Sakura who was having a crush on Sasuke. Hinata is a slender, fair-complexion girl, her eyes contain the Byakugan that gives her featureless eyes. She has dark blue hair with makes her look cute. Hinata is a very shy and quiet girl, especially when she is around Naruto.
Later, in the series, she grew stronger and even get recognized by Hamuro Otsuysuki. She became extreme in controlling the chakra, can perform well in hand-to-hand combat and her Byakugan make her even more powerful. By the end of Naruto Shippuden, Hinata joined the Uzumaki Clan by marrying Naruto.
Birthday: 11th November
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Jiraya or better known as the ‘Perverted Hermit’ is the godfather of Naruto Uzumaki. Jiraya holds a really important place in the life of Naruto. Not only is his master, but Jiraya also treated him like his own son and helped him the strongest. Jiraya is a tall and well-built man with long white spikey hair that reaches below his waist. Jiraya is a very carefree and fun-loving person. He is most of the time witnessed running after pretty ladies. Jiraya is also an exceptionally powerful shinobi, one the greatest ninja in the generation of Konoha. He was also offered to become the Hokage but he refused because he didn’t want to take responsibility.
He has a huge reserve of chakra, enough to summon Gamabunta. He is even able to perform separately with both hands. He is a master of ninjutsu and famed as ‘Toad Sage’, due to his affiliation with the huge toads of Mount Myoboku. Unfortunately, in the fight against Akatsuki’s Pain, he died, which affected Naruto greatly.
Birthday: 9th June
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Itachi Uchiha is the most popular antagonist of the series Naruto, starting from the very beginning. Itachi was a shinobi of Konohagakure’s Uchiha Clan and served as an Anbu. Later, he became an international criminal after slaughtering his own clan. Later, he joined the international criminal organization known as Akatsuki. For his whole life, he has lived a life of a villain and a bad person, but just before his death, his motives were revealed. His motives were rather complicated and were never against his clan or his brother Sasuke. Hence, he remained the loyal shinobi of Konohagakure.
His name is under one of the most powerful ninjas of the whole series of Naruto. His powers were equivalent to Shisui Uchiha who was known as the strongest Uchiha of their time. Itachi also showed some exceptionally good skills when it comes to showing his power against his opponents. Upon his other abilities, like any other Uchiha, he can use Sharingan which makes him even more strong and deadly.
Birthday: 22 September
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Shikamaru Nara is a Shinobi of Konohagakure’s Nara Clan . Shikamaru is extremely lazy and gets annoyed when the result of a mission lies on him. Although being lazy, he gladly accepts all the responsibilities as he takes them as a way to service his teammates of Team Asuma. Shikamaru is a genius tactician. His analytic skills are like a genius as he can analyze a match situation very well and act according to it. Although his grades were poor at the academy, that doesn’t stop Shikamaru from being a remarkable Ninja. His skills out showed everyone when he became the only student to graduate and became a Chunin.
His ninjutsu is of nature transformation includes Yin Release. In battles, he uses hidden techniques as well as Fire and Earth Release. Being a member of the Nara clan, he has the ability to manipulate the shadows.
Birthday: 26th May
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Iruka Umino or Iruka sensei is not important for others but is important for Naruto. Iruka is a chunin of Konohagakure, who served as an instructor of Ninja Academy. Later, in the series, he was promoted to the headmaster. Iruka sensei was the first-ever teacher who treated Naruto as a child, not like a monster who can eat anyone alive. Iruka sensei is an average heightened, well-built man. He has black hair that he keeps tied as a messy bun. He is known for the scar on his face that passes by the bridge of his nose.
Being an instructor, Iruka is proficient in all forms of ninjutsu. He has a good hand with binding spells and can perform Barrier Ninjutsu. He a very knowledgeable genjutsu and also performed Demonic Illusion: Hell Viewing Technique.
Birthday: 19th September
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Nagato is the former shinobi of Amegakure and the descendant of the Uzumaki clan. Nagato is the well-known antagonist of the whole series, after leaving the Amegakure, he became the leader of the international criminal organization Akatsuki, where he was referred to as Pain. He formed Atasuki with his two orphan friends Yahiko and Konan, in order to bring peace to the violent world of Shinobi. Later, he formed a new and evil Akatsuki after the death of Yahiko and swore to force the world into peace using any means. Pain looks very much like naruto with orange hair with many piercings of his face, including nose, lips, and ears.
Being the leader of the international criminal organization, he is termed as one of the strongest villains of the whole series. Nagato has mastered ninjutsu and covered numerous styles of ninja techniques and is a master of Yang Release. His extreme skills are a part of Rinnegan. He unleashed the power of Rinnegan of both eyes, none of the opponents can stand against him.
The list above includes the major characters based on their likeability and abilities. Many other characters also deserve to be on the list but this but covering all of them is nearly impossible. The birthdays and the zodiac signs of these characters are according to the official sources not fan-made. If you haven’t seen the anime yet, you can stream the anime on legit websites like Funimation and the manga is available on Viz Media.