Sadako Sasaki, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Sadako Sasaki

Japanese origami artist

Date of Birth: 07-Jan-1943

Place of Birth: Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan

Date of Death: 25-Oct-1955

Profession: writer, Origami artist

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Sadako Sasaki

  • Sadako Sasaki (??? ??, Sasaki Sadako, January 7, 1943 – October 25, 1955) was a Japanese girl who was two years old during the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
  • Sasaki, who survived, became one of the most widely known hibakusha – a Japanese term meaning "bomb-affected person".
  • She is remembered through the story of the one thousand origami cranes she folded before her death, and is to this day a symbol of the innocent victims of nuclear warfare.

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