Eiji Toyoda



Age: 100


Summary: member of Toyota's founding family who had helped to create the super-efficient "Toyota Way" production method by engineering Toyota's growth into a global automaker as it's president from 1967 to 1982, and who was also a cousin of the Japanese automaker's founder Kiichiro Toyoda.



Cause of Death: Heart failure


Born: September 12, 1913


Died: September 17, 2013


Location: Toyota City, Japan