Kakashi Hatake

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Kakashi Hatake - Bio, Facts, Age, Quotes, Strengths, Weaknesses

Kakashi Hatake is one of the protagonist characters in the anime series Naruto, he is a jōnin from Konoha.

Known for his use of the Sharingan, he is the first mentor of Team 7, consisting of Naruto Uzumaki, Sakura Haruno, Sai and formerly Sasuke Uchiha. 

Kakashi is “Ninja Copier”. Following the Fourth Shinobi World War, he became the Sixth Hokage or Rokudaime Hokage.

Kakashi is a character who keeps a great crack in him, and a strong feeling of guilt towards his comrades whom he could not save. 

He has a scar on his left eye which he replaced with a Sharingan. He wears a blue forehead protector to hide his Sharingan, and a mask which covers the lower half of his face.

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Kakashi Hatake - Biography, Profile, Facts, and Career


  • Real Name: Kakashi Hatake / はたけカカシ
  • Stage Name: Kakashi Hatake
  • Nickname: Nakama no Goroshi Kakashi (Kakashi the killer of friends), Sharingan no Kakashi, Sharingan no Eiyu, Kopi Ninja no Kakashi (Ninja copycat), Reiketsu Kakashi (Kakashi the stone-cold), Rokudaime Hokage, Sukea, and Dokushin, Kakashi, Ninja Copier
  • Birthday: September 15
  • Birthplace: Konohagakure
  • Age: 27 – 28 years old (Naruto part 1), 30 – 31 years old (2,5 year after time skip), 31 – 32 years old (Arc pain), and 32 – 34 years old (Being Hokage).
  • Gender: Male
  • Clan: Hatake
  • Hobbies: Reading Icha-Icha books
  • Manga Debut: Volume 1, Naruto bab 3
  • Anime Debut: Naruto episode 3
  • Voice Actor: Kazuhiko Inoue (Kids), Kenichi Suzumura (Sukea)
  • Japanese Voice Actor:
    Kazuhiko Inoue;
    Mutsumi Tamura (Child);
    Kenichi Suzumura (Sukea)
  • English Voice Actor:
    Dave Wittenberg;
    Xander Mobus(Sukea)

Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

  • Height: 181 cm (5’11”)
  • Weight: 67,5 kg (148 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Eyes Color: Black, baggy eyes, and Sharingan / Mangekyou Sharingan (Left eye).
  • Hair Color: White


  • Father: Sakumo Hatake
  • Mother: –
  • Brother: –
  • Sister: –
  • Teacher: Minato Namikaze
  • Student: Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha, and Sakura Haruno
  • Best Friends: Obito Uchiha, Rin Nohara, and Might Guy


  • Kakashi has spiky gray hair and black colored eyes.
  • At first glance, Kakashi appears as someone who is solitary, calm, detached and casual, even apathetic.
  • Kakashi is passionate about reading and always has a book in his pocket.
  • Icha Icha series of novels is his favorite book. 
  • Kakashi is the only son of Sakumo Hatake, the White Fang of Konoha, an exceptional ninja who was said to be even more powerful than the legendary Three Sannin. 
  • Kakashi, since his father’s death, never spoke about his personal life, so it made him cold, distant and scrupulous.
  • Being considered a very young genius, Kakashi climbed the shinobi ranks very quickly. He graduated from the Ninja Academy at 5 years old, chûnin at 6. The fourth Hokage, Minato Namikaze has mastered him as a ninjutsu genius.
  • At the age of 13, during the Third Great Ninja War, he was freshly promoted to the rank of Jônin.
  • After graduating, Kakashi with Obito Uchiha and Rin in one team. 
  • Kakashi’s character is reluctant to allow others to get close to him because of all his bereavement from  everyone who was close to him. 
  • Kakashi respects Konoha, as he is one of the most powerful ninja Konoha. 
  • His name Kakashi Hatake in Japanese means Scarecrow Field.
  • Kakashi loves salt-broiled saury and miso soup with eggplant, while he hates anything fried or sweet.
  • He has a little mole on his chin.
  • He ot his Mangekyo Sharingan right after Obito give it to Kakashi.

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  • Kakashi is very good at taijutsu, which makes him able to compete with experts like Guy Maito.
  • The elemental nature of Kakashi’s chakra is Raiton
  • He created the Thousand Birds technique, which he later improved into the Lightning Slayer. He can also use the Suiton without needing a water source near him.
  • Kakashi has Sharingan and it’s copied a thousand diverse and varied techniques.
  • Kakashi also masters the Mangekyō Sharingan, which is made up of three evenly spaced stretched triangles around the pupil using the Kamui Technique, that allows him to send whatever he is aiming for into a parallel dimension.


  • Kakashi has low stamina because he is not an Uzumaki so that he makes up for this by using his Anbu training to finish off an opponent before his stamina wears out.
  • Kakashi feared that breaking with the shinobi way and its rules could lead to his passing because of his past moment.
  • When he was young, his inability to bend the rules of the shinobi made him difficult to work with. 
  • Kakashi is not able to stop his Sharingan from working, so he covers that eye. 


“There’s no time like the present, I guess.”

“To abandon your duty is not courageous.”

“A ninja must see underneath the underneath.”

“Sorry I’m late. You wouldn’t believe the traffic.”

“Hello students, today I got lost on the road of life.”

“If I’m still sane by the time I finish their training, it’ll be a miracle!”

“To know what is right and choose to ignore it is the act of A coward.”

“Don’ look away. . . When you live like a Shinobi, this is how it ends.”

“In society, those who don’t have many abilities tend to complain more.”

“They say that the nail that sticks up is the one that gets hammered down.”

“The next generation will always surpass the previous one. It’s one of those never-ending cycles in life.”

“I’m telling you this because you don’t get it. You think you get it, which is not the same as actually getting it. Get It?”

“If comrades that you trust gather around you, hope can take physical form and become visible. That’s what I believe…”

“In the ninja world, those who break the rules are scum, that’s true, but those who abandon their friends are worse than scum.”

“Some people want power and they get mad when they don’t get it. They take their fury out on everyone else. You don’t want it, it becomes you.”

“I don’t care if you are one of the legendary Sannin, the great shinobi of legend, I swear take one more step towards Sasuke and one of us will die here.”  

FAQs of Kakashi Hatake

Who is Kakashi Hatake?

Kakashi Hatake is a jōnin from Konoha in the anime series Naruto. He is the captain of the team seventh and becomes the Sixth Hokage after The Fourth Ninja World War.

How old is Kakashi Hatake?

Kakashi’s age is 27 – 28 years old in Naruto part 1, 30 – 31 years old after 2,5 years of time skip, 31 – 32 years old in Arc Pain, and 32 – 34 years old when being Hokage.

How tall is Kakashi Hatake?

Kakashi’s height is 181 cm (5’11”).

How much does Kakashi Hatake weigh?

Kakashi’s weight is 67,5 kg (148 lbs).

Kakashi Hatake is just an awesome character. He is naturally calm, but in a battle his manner makes it easier to stay focused on the situation.

This ultimately skill makes him notices everything around him so he can quickly adjust to any situation and steps ahead of his opponents.