Jin Yong, Renowned Chinese Martial Arts Novelist, Passes Away At 94

Louis Cha, a renowned Chinese martial arts novelist known by his pen name Jin Yong, died at 94 at a hospital in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

 

Sources close to Cha confirmed the death to Xinhua.

 

Cha created many widespread martial arts novels between 1955 and 1972.

 

Cha, who also co-founded the Hong Kong daily newspaper Ming Pao, has been regarded as one of the greatest and most popular martial arts writers.

 

Source: Xinhua