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Renowned and controversial Japanese poet, writer, feminist, and pacifist who wrote between 20,000 and 50,000 poems. She is perhaps best known for an anti-war poem entitled “Kimi Shinitamou koto nakare” and published during the Russo-Japanese War.
She ran her merchant family’s yokan (candy) business beginning at the young age of eleven.
Her birth name was Sho Ho; Akiko Yosano was her pen name.
How did Akiko Yosano die?
Akiko Yosano's death was caused by stroke.
Yosano died of a stroke in 1942 at the age of 63.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||63 years|
|Birthday||December 7, 1878|
|Death date||May 29, 1942|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|