Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa poses with his T-shirt bearing an image of Earth. Photo: Reuters
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa poses with his T-shirt bearing an image of Earth. Photo: Reuters
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Who is Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, the SpaceX moon traveller looking for eight companions?

  • Maezawa will be the first private passenger for SpaceX’s planned visit to the moon and he this week extended the invitation for eight strangers to join him
  • He made billions from the sale of his clothing website in 2019, before building a lucrative collection of modern art and now setting his sights on outer space

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa poses with his T-shirt bearing an image of Earth. Photo: Reuters
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa poses with his T-shirt bearing an image of Earth. Photo: Reuters
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