Yutaka Egashira

 

 

Age: 98

 

Summary: grandfather of Japanese Crown Princess Masako who was a former chairman of the Japanese chemical company Chisso Corporation, which caused Minamata disease, one of Japan's worst industrial pollution cases.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: January 16, 1908

 

Died: September 24, 2006

 

Location: Fuji, Japan