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What is the Cause of Yukio Endo Death? Net Worth 2022, Age, Bio, Sibling

What is the Cause of Yukio Endo Death? Net Worth 2022, Age, Bio, Sibling

Facts of Yukio Endo

Full Name:Yukio Endo
Birth Date:January 18, 1937
Age:87 years
Death Date:March 25, 2009
Profession:Olympic athlete
Birth PlaceAkita
EducationHiroomote Elementary School, University of Tsukuba, Akita Higashi Junior High School
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Late Japanese artistic gymnast, Olympic champion, and world champion Yukio Endo was famous for winning seven Olympic medals and five gold medals in gymnastics.

When was Yukio Endo born?

On January 18, 1937, Yukio Endo was born in Akita, Akita, Japan. By nationality, he had Japanese citizenship and was of a Caucasian ethnic background. He used to follow the Christian religion. By birth her sun sign is Aquarius. The information regarding his family background is missing from social media sites.

Yukio Endo in a frame
Caption: Yukio Endo in a frame (Photo: Pinterest)

Likewise, he was the only child of his parents. He does not have a brother and sister. He grew up in a loving and friendly environment playing with his friends. His childhood was really awesome. Since his childhood days, he was very interested in gymnastics. Also, his parents support him to fulfill his dream.

Education of Yukio Endo

Concerning his educational background, he was a well-educated and qualified person. When he was just nine years old he went to Hiroomote Elementary School. He completed his higher-level education at Akita Higashi Junior High School. Later he studied at Kubota Junior High School.

After that, he completed his education and graduated from the Tokyo University of Education (now the University of Tsukuba) in the year 1959. Moreover, he has also served s an assistant instructor of physical education at Nihon University.

What was the Net Worth of Yukio Endo at the time of his death?

Well, when Yukio Endo was alive he was earning a good amount of money from his successful career. There is no information regarding his net worth and salary on social media sites. He might have been earning million from his career.

Yukio had never revealed anything about his net income. He always prefers to keep it in the low life. Similarly, a gymnast player has a whopping amount of net worth. So, he might have collected a good sum of money when he was alive.

When did Yukio Endo leave this world?

Yukio Endo left this beautiful world at the age of 72. He dies on March 25, 2009, in Japan. He was terminally ill and died of esophageal cancer. This was very sad news for his family members friends, relatives, and fans as well.

Was Yukio Endo married or not?

Well, Yukio Endo was a happily married man He got married to his long-term beautiful girlfriend But the identity of his wife is missing from the social media sites. He has not shared the information regarding her wife. He was a very secretive person when the question comes to his love life.

Yukio Endo with his friend
Caption: Yukio Endo with his friend (Photo: Wikimedia Common)

From his marriage, he along with his wife became the parents of a son. Similarly, same like his wife, the identity of his son is also missing. He was living happily in his little world with his son and wife before he left this world.

Awards and Nomination of Yukio Endo

Yukio Endo has been awarded many times in his life. Similarly, in the year 1996, he received the Japanese Emperor’s Medal. After three years in the year 1999, he was inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame.

Yukio Endo’s Career

  • Yukio Endo began his career as an artistic gymnast.
  • In the years 960, 1964, and 1968 he won gold medals with the Japanese team in three Olympics.
  • Likewise, at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, he gets two individual gold medals, in parallel bars, and in individual all-around as well.
  • He has also been a four-time Japanese all-around champion.

    Yukio Endo playing gymnastic
    Caption: Yukio Endo playing gymnastics (Photo: Wikimedia Common)
  • At the 1962 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Endō received six individual medals including a gold medal in the floor exercises.
  • After that, he was given two individual silver medals at the 1966 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, and Japan won the team competition.
  • He was also successful to win the team competition.
  • After the 1968 Olympics, he retired to become a gymnastics coach and eventually a professor at Nihon University.

FAQ of Yukio Endo

Why was Yukio Endo famous?

Yukio Endo was famous for winning seven Olympic medals and five gold medals in gymnastics.

When was Yukio Endo born?

Yukio was born on January 18, 1937.

What was the reason behind Yukio Endo’s death?

Yukio died of esophageal cancer.