Fukuchi Genichiro

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In this Japanese name, the family name is "Fukuchi".
Journalist days

Fukuchi Gen'ichirō (福地 源一郎?, May 13, 1841 - January 4, 1906) was a Japanese critic and author, also known under the pseudonym Fukuchi Ōchi (福地 桜痴?).

Biography[edit]

Fukuchi was born in Nagasaki, Japan. He traveled Europe as a translator, and in 1874, became a main writer for the Tokyo Nichi Nichi Shimbun newspaper. In 1882, he formed the Constitutional Imperial Rule Party.