Veteran Japanese fashion designer, Hanae Mori, 96, Passed away

The famed Japanese Designer Hanae Mori who is known for her elegant signature butterfly motifs, various cinema fashions, and the wedding gown of Japan’s empress, passed away in her office said Thursday. She was age 96. 

Mori symbolized the rise of Japan as a modern, fashionable nation and the rise of the working woman. She passed at her Tokyo home on Aug. 11, a few days after contracting a mild fever, according to the Hanae Mori Office. She had been examined by a doctor at her home, but no precise cause of death was given.

Hanae Mori Death

Hanae Mori age was 96 years old at the time of her death.  She died in her home on Aug 11, 2022. No actual cause of her death has not been confirmed as of now.

She was survived by two sons, who have their own business, seven grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren, the Hanae Mori office said. Her husband Ken Mori also passed away in 1996. Her grandchildren Izumi Mori and Hikari Mori are all fashion models. A funeral service will be held among the family. Public memorial service could be held, but details are unclear at the moment.

Hanae Mori Age and Her Family

Hanae Mori age was 96 years old at the time of her death. She was born on 8 January 1926 at Muikaichi, Shimane, Japan.

Hanae Mori Family

Mori was of Japanese nationality and had an Asian ethnicity. She was born and raised in a happy and content Japanese household.

What was Hanae Mori Career?

Hanae Mori was a great Japanese fashion designer. She is one of the rare Japanese women to have presented her collections on the runways of Paris and New York, and the first Asian woman to be admitted to an official haute couture design house by the famed Fédération française de la couture.

Which school and college did she go to?

Hanae graduated from the Tokyo Women’s Christian University.

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Hanae Mori’s Net Worth, How much does she has collected?

Her net worth could not be determined as of now.

Hanae Mori Husband, What about her relationship?

Hanae Mori was once married to her loyal husband, Ken Mori, who was a textile businessperson. Ken passed away on 16 October 1996 as the result of a heart attack.

Hanae Mori Partners

With Ken, Hanae is also the mother of his two kids; Kei and Akira who helps to run the Mori fashion business.

Was she active on any social media platforms?

No, Mori seems to be inactive on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook pages.

Physical Appearance of Hanae Mori’s Height, Weight

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Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Hanae Mori’s should be known

Zodiac SignCapricorn
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Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedSingle
SpouseKen Mori