Hiroshi Yamauchi, who led Nintendo into a position as the most recognizable video games brand in the

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    Hiroshi Yamauchi, who led Nintendo into a position as the most recognizable video games brand in the world, has died at the age of 85.
    Nintendo announced the passing of Hiroshi Yamauchi on Thursday, who succumbed to pneumonia. He was the third president of Nintendo, joining the company in 1949, and was succeeded by Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata. He died as the largest Nintendo shareholder, with an estimated net worth of around $2.1 billion as of April, 2013
     
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    Wasn't this already posted?
     
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    wasn't sure ... that's why I did it ...if it was , my apologizes
     
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