Even though he passed away in 1989, Osamu Tezuka‘s legacy is still appreciated today. He is responsible for the Astro Boy franchise, which has endured over the decades and is now a successful American animated film.
Finding Dulcinea has a nice rembembrance article about Tezuka and what he and his works have meant to so many people…check it out here.
There’s a reason Tezuka is referred to as the ‘Godfather of Anime’. He contributed a lot to anime and what it has become now.