Birth:May 20, 1948
Death:Dec 14, 2022
Hometown:Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan
An author of various manga from the 70s to the 90s. Most famous for creating Nora and Twinkle Nora. Also did the mechanical design for Hi no Tori 2772 and was the CGI director for the helicopter in Golgo 13: The Professional. Retired from manga in 1999.