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Obituary: Keizo Miura

Kyodo News

Japanese skiing legend Keizo Miura died of multiple organ failure Thursday morning at a Tokyo hospital, his family said. He was 101.

Miura skied down the Mont Blanc glacier in France in February 2003 at age 99 together with his eldest son, Yuichiro, himself a famed adventure skier, and his grandson, Yuta.