Toshiro Kageyama was born in 1926 in Shizuoka prefecture, Japan and died on July 31, 1990. A go player since his youth, he won the All-Japan Amateur Honinbo tournament in 1948 and turned professional the following year. In 1953 he took first place in the second division of the Oteai (the professional ranking tournament), and in 1965 and 1966 he was runner-up in the Kodansha tournament (a competition among 5- to 7-dan professionals). In 1967 he won the Takamatsu-no-miya prize. He was known for his steady style of play and accuracy at calculation.
|Product dimensions||5x0.6x7 inches|
|Shipping weight||8 ounces|