Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dies of cancer aged 84
Models present creations by Japanese designer Yoshiyuki Miyamae as part of his Fall/Winter 2019-2020 women's ready-to-wear collection show for fashion house Issey Miyake during Paris Fashion Week in Paris, March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo
Issey Miyake, a Japanese fashion designer and the creator of the brand bearing his name, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 84, according to local media.
Miyake died of hepatocellular carcinoma on Aug. 5, the Kyodo news agency said.