Osamu Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka

Birth
Toyonaka-shi, Osaka, Japan
Death 9 Feb 1989 (aged 62)
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial Toshima-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Memorial ID 7738125 · View Source
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Cartoonist. Sometimes thought of as Japan's Walt Disney, he developed a unique style and variety of characters. He illustrated many journals of humorous and science-fiction stories, and later adapted these into cartoons for television. He was the recipient of the 1985 City of Tokyo's cultural award.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
  • Added: 5 Aug 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7738125
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Osamu Tezuka (3 Nov 1926–9 Feb 1989), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7738125, citing Souzen-ji Temple Cemetery, Toshima-ku, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan ; Maintained by Find A Grave .