Minako Honda cause of death

Minako Honda's Death

Born (Birthday) July 31, 1967

Death Date November 6, 2005

Age of Death 38 years

Cause of Death Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Profession Pop Singer

The pop singer Minako Honda died at the age of 38. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Minako Honda was a Japanese idol and singer who became famous in the mid to late 1980s for her sexy fashion and live performances. She is best remembered for her pop music albums, M’ Syndrome, Midnight Swing and Wild Cats. Minako’s single “Tsubasa” (Wings) is famous for the “long note” that she holds for 30 seconds. She also sang theme songs for several anime programs. Born Minako Kudō on July 31, 1967 in Tokyo, Japan, to Mieko Kudo, she grew up in Asaka, Saitama. Minako took formal acting and singing lessons, and became a notable theatrical singer and actress. She was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia on January 5, 2005. She died of acute myeloid leukemia at the age of 38, on November 6, 2005 in Minato, Tokyo.

Personal Life

Though born in Tokyo, she grew up primarily in the city of Asaka in Japan’s Saitama Prefecture.

She was often compared to American pop star Madonna.

How did Minako Honda die?

At 4:38 a.m. on November 6, 2005, Honda died at the Juntendo University Hospital in Bunkyō, Tokyo, officially from acute myelogenous leukemia. She was 38 at the time of her death.