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NAGATA, Masaichi 

President of the Pacific League; builds Tokyo Stadium

Inducted 1988
Category Elected by the Special Committee
From Kyoto
Born January 21,1906
Died October 24,1985
Alma Mater Okura Commercial High School

The president of Daiei Cinema Co. became the owner of the Daiei Stars in 1949 and promoted 2-league pro baseball, whose by-product was the buildingof Tokyo Stadium (1962-1972). In 1953, he became the first president of the PL.


 

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