In Tokyo on 106-m to year of life died Shigeaki Hinohara, until his death engaged in the medicine and is in Japan a symbol of active aging, according to RIA Novosti.
Hinohara was the chief doctor of the International clinic of Saint Luke, and later Chairman of the Board of Directors and honorary chief physician.
Fame came to the survivor at the age of 90 years, when the circulation of his essay «Living with the ability to» exceeded 1.2 million copies. In their work, Hinohara argued that there is a connection between positive Outlook on life and active longevity.
At 88 years of age Minakami wrote the script for the musical, and even he played in that. In the 90 years he tried himself in the role of conductor of the orchestra.