Gifu Prefecture (population: 2,101,683 as of February 2008) is located on the island of Honshū. The capital city is Gifu. For other settlements, see Category:Settlements in Gifu.
Yasuo Kajimoto, Hidenori Kuramoto, Yasushi Matsumoto, Rihachi Mizuno, Koichiro Sasaki and Yuji Tanahashi were born here (unspecified town)
Sources include http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gifu_Prefecture