Michiko Inukai, Japanese writer and philanthropist, Died at 96

Michiko Inukai was born on April 20, 1921 in Yotsuya, Tokyo and died on July 24, 2017.

She was a Japanese Roman Catholic author and philanthropist.

Inukai was the founder of the Michiko Inukai Foundation, which provides financial aid for refugees seeking education.

Inukai’s first book Ojosan Horoki was published in 1958, and she has since written essays about Bible and Christianity.

Inukai’s bestseller Hanabana to Hoshiboshi to was featured in a TV drama in 1978.

Michiko Inukai passed away at 96 years old.