Hiroshi Yamauchi, The Man Who Gave The World Nintendo Game Boy, Dies At 85

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Hiroshi Yamauchi: Former Nintendo President Dies At 85

  • 09/19/2013 05:59 PM EDT U.S.

The man who transformed Nintendo from a playing card company to a video game giant has died at 85. Hiroshi Yamauchi was president of Nintendo from 1949 to 2002 and is credited with innovations such as the Game Boy.