- Born on June 6, 1911 at Mie-Prefecture Japan.
- Began to take photo in 1930
- Moved to Kyoto in 1940
- Joined in KYOTO KOHGA PHOTO CLUB in 1950, and directed by Mr. Kiiichi Asano.
- Won many prizes at various contests of newspapers.
- Passed away by cancer on June 17, 1997 at 86 years of age.
At Mt. Ibuki in Shiga Pref. (1996)
Hobbies (except photo)
- Hiking mountains
- Raising flowers
At Byodo-in Temple, Uji-city (1996)
The funeral service of Kenkichi held on June 17, 1997 at Kyoto by Buddhismical style.