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Kimiko Higuchi
Vital statistics
Title Civilian
Gender Female
Birthdate June 10, 2006
Nationality Japanese
Relatives Takami Akai
Friends and Allies Noriko Takaya
Enemies and Rivals N/A
Aliases Kimiko Akai (When Married)
Status Alive
Location Earth

Kimiko Higuchi is Noriko Takaya's friend. Like Noriko, she too trained to pilot RX-7, but she was not accepted onto The Silver Star and remained on Earth.

As an adult, Kimiko married and gave birth to her daughter, Takami.


She has brown hair and brown eyes. She wears glasses and keeps her hair in a ponytail. She is shown to be slightly shorter than Noriko Takaya.



  • She is a Gemini.
  • Her daughter is named after one of the founding members of Gainax and she is named after his wife.