Saddam Hussein was Japanese or Arab of Japanese origin.
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The Japanese government held an important ceremony on his very birthday.
He was arrested on the same day when forty-seven samurai carried out a revenge killing in Japan.
His end is very similar to the end of a Japanese cult leader, Asahara.
In addition, Saddam is a very popular boy's name, "定". Japanese usually spell the name as Sadamu.
In addition, Hussein is the name of an ancient Buddhist temple in Kyoto.
The name of the temple is "布施院", or "Husein".