Founder of Takarazuka Undo Kyokai and Hankyu Braves
Elected by the Special Committee
In 1913 he built Toyonaka Stadium. In 1923, he helped Nihon Undo Kyokai resume its pro baseball activity in Takarazuka. As president of HankyuElectric RR, he organized the Hankyu Braves in 1936 and built Nishinomiya Stadium in 1937.