1961 - Photography

Year1961
CategoryPhotography
WinnersYasushi Nagao
Motivation / Winning WorkYasushi Nagao of Mainichi Shimbun (Tokyo) for his photograph Tokyo Stabbing, distributed by United Press International and widely printed in American newspapers, showing 17-year-old Otoya Yamaguchi killing Inejiro Asanuma, the chairman of the Japanese Socialist Party.
Winning PublicationsMainichi Shimbun
PrizeJournalism