Birthday:Feb 28, 1986
Height: 179 cm 510 Light is a third year high school student 12th Grade at Daikoku Private Academy who also attends supplemental classes at Gamou Prep Academy in the beginning of the story. Light has a father Soichiro Yagami who is the head of the Police Force. Light also has a mother Sachiko Yagami and a younger sister Sayu Yagami. In Spring 2004 he becomes a firstyear student freshman at ToOh University and gets one of the top scores of its entrance exam. Nicknamed Kira he uses the Death Note to create his ideal world of justice under him its new God. Though he looks frail Light is an extremely athletic person with an aptitude to find an opponents weak point. He is a genius which adds to his notion that only he is fit to judge humanity and steer it on a proper moral course.