Kiharu Nakamura

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: Japanese geisha girl who move to the U.S. and became a well-known entertainer mingling with such stars as Charlie Chaplin and Babe Ruth, who taught traditional Japanese music and dance and appeared on numerous TV talk shows, and whose autobiography The Memoir of a Tokyo-born Geisha was published in 1983 and became a best-seller.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: April 14, 1913

 

Died: January 5, 2004

 

Location: New York City, New York