Shuchi Kubouchi is confirmed dead at the age of 99.
Shuchi was best known as a Japanese Go player.
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Shuchi Kubouchi
Full nameShuchi Kubouchi
Kanji窪内秀知
Born(1920-01-25)January 25, 1920
Japan
DiedJanuary 21, 2020(2020-01-21) (aged 99)
ResidenceJapan
TeacherKatsukiyo Kubomatsu
Turned pro1935
Rank9 dan
AffiliationKansai Ki-in
Shuchi Kubouchi (窪内秀知, Kubouchi Shuchi, born January 25, 1920 – January 21, 2020) was a Japanese professional Go player.
Contents
1 Biography
2 Titles
3 See also
4 References
Biography
Kubouchi became a professional 9-dan in 1960 for the Kansai Ki-in. His teacher was Katsukiyo Kubomatsu. He died in January 2020, a few days short of his one hundredth birthday.
Titles
Title
Years Held
Current
1
Kansai Ki-in Championship
1963
See also
Japan portal
International Go Federation
List of Go organizations
List of professional Go tournaments
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