Hiroshi Yamauchi Net Worth
Hiroshi Yamauchi made money by Celebrities, Billionaires niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Hiroshi Yamauchi earned $4.2 Billion. Exact sum is $4330000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: November 7, 1927, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
Death date: September 19, 2013, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
Birth place: Kyoto
Education: Waseda University
Spouse: Michiko Inaba (m. ?Р 2012)
Wikipedia Source: Hiroshi Yamauchi
Hiroshi Yamauchi was a Japanese businessman. He was the third president of Nintendo, joining the company in 1949 until stepping down on May 31, 2002, to be succeeded by Satoru Iwata. Yamauchi is credited with transforming Nintendo from a small hanafuda card-making company in Japan to a multibillion-dollar video game company. He also became the majority owner of the Seattle Mariners baseball team in 1992- the current CEO of the Mariners is former Nintendo of America chairman Howard Lincoln.