The father of Super Mario and Pokemon passed away the other day. He was 85 years old.
- Hiroshi Yamauchi went from university dropout to Japan’s richest man
- After battle with pneumonia he died in a Japanese hospital
- He ran the company from 1949 to 2002, overseeing birth of Super Mario Bros
- He was the first foreigner to own a US major league baseball team
Read more here:
Mail Online News | Hiroshi Yamauchi dead
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