MinatoMinato Namikaze (波風ミナト) is a character from the manga and anime series, Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto. He is known as the legendary Konoha's Yellow Flash (木ノ葉の黄色い閃光), due to his speed and was the Fourth Hokage (四代目火影). He was said to be a genius ninja, and is perceptive of others and dedicated to his loved ones.

He is the husband of Kushina Uzumaki (うずまきクシナ), father of Naruto Uzumaki (うずまきナルト) and grandfather of Boruto Uzumaki (うずまきボルト) and Himawari Uzumaki (うずまきヒマワリ). He died the day of Naruto's birth when the Kyuubi attacked Konoha, sacrificing himself to protect the village and to seal the Kyuubi inside his own son.

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Remembered was originally approved by TAFL in July 2006, and has been maintained by myself, Hotaru, ever since. Needless to say, I am a huge Minato fangirl, and this is one fanlisting I will never give up. ^_^ I am in process of reviving my online shrine to Minato at Yondaime.ORG.


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