The official Twitter account of Tsuruhime-ja, by manga creator Yoshiko Tsuchida, announced on Saturday that Tsuchida passed away on Friday at the age of 75.
Kodoani.com – Yoshiko Tsuchida was born in Tokyo in 1948 and has had a long career in the manga industry. She began her career as an assistant to famous author Fujio Akatsuka, who created works such as “Himitsu no Akko-chan” and “Osomatsu-kun”. Then, in 1968, Yoshiko Tsuchida debuted as a manga author.
[Obituary]Yoshiko Tsuchida passed away at 9:51 am on September 15th. pic.twitter.com/alcK1CBa0i
— It’s Tsuruhime! (@hagemasujo) September 16, 2023
One of Yoshiko Tsuchida’s most famous works is the shōjo manga titled “Tsuruhime-ja!” was serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Margaret magazine from 1973 to 1979. The manga was later adapted into a 49-episode anime television series, which debuted in 1990.
“Nanohana Tsubomi,” “Watashi wa Sijimi!,” “Yoshiko de~su! Waratte Itadakimasu!!,” “Hideko-chan,” “Kimidori Midoro Aomidoro,” “Neba Neba Nebako,” “Mattanashi!! Yoshiko wa Old Lady,” và nhiều tác phẩm khác.