Eiichiro Oda (尾田 栄一郎 Oda Eiichirō, born January 1, 1975) is a Japanese manga artist. He is best known for his artwork in One Piece.
Oda was born in Kumamoto in Kumamoto Prefecture. At age 4, he wanted to be a manga artist.
In 1997, One Piece was published in Weekly Shōnen Jump.