Congratulations Ryu! According to the character fact sheets from 1991's Street Fighter II, the karate master's date of birth was July 21, 1964, meaning that the World Warrior can now join the AARP. However, unfortunately, Americans still can't pronounce his name.
Happy 50th birthday, Ryu! pic.twitter.com/zkhy9BYAJy— Matthew Green (@PressTheButtons) July 21, 2014