Satoru Iwata, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Entrepreneur Satoru Iwata passed away at age 55; this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Satoru Iwata and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

The fourth president of Nintendo, he was named one of the world’s top CEOs by Barron’s Magazine.

He was married to Kayoko Iwata.

How did Satoru Iwata die?

Satoru Iwata's death was caused by Cholangiocarcinoma.

Information about the death of Satoru Iwata
Cause of deathCholangiocarcinoma
Age of death55 years
ProfessionEntrepreneur
BirthdayDecember 6, 1959
Death dateJuly 11, 2015
Place of deathKyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Place of burialCremated, ashes buried at an undisclosed place in Kyoto

Quotes by Satoru Iwata

Of course, no single entertainment device can enjoy eternal popularity.

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One thing about the entertainment industry – it’s not something that people need to survive.

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Many things we can’t do are simply because we think we can’t do them.

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Our approach is not to look at the successes of other people and try to repeat those successes. We don’t look at the success of ‘Grand Theft Auto 3’ and think that maybe if we create games for older audiences will see a similar success.

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Needless to say, nobody is born an avid gamer.

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