Kuzan, aka, Aokiji is a (former) Marine Admiral who is probably one of the strongest characters in One Piece World.
Here are 10 things that you should know about the Blue Pheasant of the Marines.
10. The design for Kuzan’s face is based on the late actor Yusaku Matsuda. The character that the actor played in the TV series and movie “Detective Story” (Tantei Monogatari) even had a similar hairstyle, clothing and wore the same sleep mask design. Kuzan’s birthday is even based upon Matsuda’s.
9. His alias, and other admiral aliases (Aokiji, Akainu, and Kizaru), are also taken from Momotaro legends(Momotaro met Pheasant, Dog, and Monkey as friends to accompany him in his journey).