Torch runner from 1964 Tokyo Olympics dies at 69

National Sep 10, 2014

Torch runner from 1964 Tokyo Olympics dies at 69

Yoshinori Sakai, who served as the final torch runner in the relay for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, died of a cerebral hemorrhage early Wednesday morning at a hospital in Tokyo, his former employer said. He was 69. Sakai was born in the city of Miyoshi, ...