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Old 03-15-2013, 03:52 PM   #1
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Masamichi Noro Sensei Passes Away

Posted 2013-03-15 15:51:47 by Jun Akiyama
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Aikido Journal is reporting that Masamichi Noro sensei (1935-2013) has passed away.

Born in 1935 in Aomori, Japan, Noro trained under Morihei Ueshiba from 1955 to 1961. He was sent to Marseille, France, in 1961 as a 6th dan to help spread aikido to Europe and Africa. In 1979, he created Kinomichi.

My condolences go out to his family, friends, students, and loved ones.

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