Mitsuko Mori, real name Mitsu Murakami, was a Japanese actress. In May 2009, she became the first actor in Japan to have performed the stage play H?r?ki 2,000 times. She was born in Kyoto, Japan. On May 11, 2009, Takeo Kawamura announced that Mori would be awarded the People's Honour Award. Mori died of heart failure on November 10, 2012, at a hospital in Tokyo, aged 92.