Hinako SUGIURA

杉浦 日向子

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Family name (in kanji): 杉浦 
Given name (in kanji): 日向子 
Birth name: Junko (順子) Suzuki (鈴木) 
Date of birth: 1958-11-30 
Hometown: Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 
Chronology:
(1980) Professional manga debut, , Tsugen Muro no Ume published in Garo 
(1984) Wins the Japan Cartoonists' Association Award 
(1988) Married, Divorced 6 months later 
(1988) Wins the Bunshun Manga Award 
(1993) Retires from manga creation 
Date of death: 2005-07-22 
About:
Growing up in a family of Kimono makers, Suzuki was very interested in history and tradition. She dropped out of college to study with Shisei Inagaki an established author and consultant on Japan's Edo Period. Her manga reflect her interest in the Edo period and in 1993 she retired from manga creation to focus on writing and speaking about the Edo period. 
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