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Mimei Ogawa
Birth: 1882
Death: 1961

Author. Born "Kensaku Ogawa," he is known as "The Father of Japanese fairytale literature" and often though of as "Japan's answer to Hans Christian Andersen." His fairytales all reflect a romanticism and a love of the somewhat unforgiving natural environment of the area. One of his most famous tales is "The Mermaid and the Red Candles." (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett) 
 
Burial:
Kodaira Cemetery
Tokyo
Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
Record added: Aug 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7744935
Mimei Ogawa
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
Mimei Ogawa
Added by: Warrick L. Barrett
 
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- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: May. 6, 2014
Thankk you for your legacy. Rest in peace.
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 Added: Mar. 21, 2009

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