1924 - Born on the 7th of March in Kita, Tokyo.
1941 - He returned to Japan.
1943 - He began studies at Tokyo Imperial University.
1947 - He was first published as a poet with Mumei Shishu ("Poems of an unknown poet").
1948 - He graduated with a medical degree, on the condition that he would not practice.
1960 - He collaborated with Japanese director Hiroshi Teshigahara in adapting to film.
1962 - He worked as an avant-garde novelist and playwright.
1973 - He founded an acting studio in Tokyo, where he trained performers in his innovative performance
methods and directed plays.
1993 - He died on the 22nd of January.
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