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Momofuku Ando

Momofuku AndoAKA Gô Pek-hok

Born: 5-Mar-1910
Birthplace: Kagi, Taiwan
Died: 5-Jan-2007
Location of death: Ikeda, Japan
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Asian
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business

Nationality: Japan
Executive summary: Inventor of instant noodle soup

Wife: Masako
Son: Koki Ando (president of Nissin Food Products)

    University: Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto

    Order of the Rising Sun 2002
    Tax Evasion 1948 (served two years)
    Taiwanese Ancestry

Author of books:
How I Invented Magic Noodles (2002, autobiography)

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