Here are 6 famous musicians from Japan died at 46:
Satoshi Kon (October 12, 1963 Sapporo-August 24, 2010 Tokyo) a.k.a. Kon Satoshi, Wanibuchi Yoshihiro or Yoshihiro Wanibuchi was a Japanese screenwriter, film director, animator, mangaka and voice actor.
He died as a result of pancreatic cancer.
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Mansaku Itami (January 2, 1900 Matsuyama-September 21, 1946 Japan) a.k.a. Yoshitoyo Ikeuchi, いたみ まんさく, 伊丹 万作, Itami Mansaku, 池内 義豊 or いけうち よしとよ was a Japanese screenwriter and film director. He had two children, Juzo Itami and Yukari Ōe.
He died as a result of tuberculosis.
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Kaneto Shiozawa (January 28, 1954 Tokyo-May 10, 2000 Shinjuku) also known as Toshikazu Shiozawa, Shiozawa Kaneto or Shiozawa Toshikazu was a Japanese voice actor.
He died in cerebral contusion.
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Hisato Ohzawa (August 1, 1907 Kobe-October 28, 1953) also known as Ōzawa, Hisato was a Japanese composer.
His albums include Piano Concerto No. 3 / Symphony No. 3 (Russian Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Dmitry Yablonsky).
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Kenji Nakagami (August 2, 1946 Shingū, Wakayama-August 12, 1992) a.k.a. Kenji. Nakagami was a Japanese writer, critic and poet.
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Numa Morikazu (December 2, 1843 Edo-May 17, 1890 Tokyo) was a Japanese journalist and politician.
He died as a result of pneumonia.
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