Anime Voice Actor Taro Arakawa Passes Away

Anime voice actor Taro Arakawa passed away on November 15, 2012 at the age of 56 from multiple organ failure. Arakawa’s credits include Norisuke Namino in Sazae-san, and his voice could also be heard in such anime as Dirty Pair, Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ, Princess Minky Momo, Doraemon, Crayon Shin-chan, Yu Yu Hakusho, and Detective Conan (aka Case Closed).

Arakawa is survived by his wife, Atsuko Sato.

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