Takashi Yanase, creator of beloved 'Anpanman,' dies at 94

Oct 15, 2013

Takashi Yanase, creator of beloved 'Anpanman,' dies at 94

Takashi Yanase, creator of “Anpanman,” one of the most popular Japanese anime series for children, died of heart failure at a Tokyo hospital early Sunday, his agency said Tuesday. He was 94. He had been in the hospital since late August for liver cancer, ...