|Prime Minister of Japan|
30 July 1998 – 5 April 2000
|Preceded by||Ryutaro Hashimoto|
|Succeeded by||Mikio Aoki (Acting)|
|Born||25 June 1937|
|Died||14 May 2000 (aged 62)|
|Political party||Liberal Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||Waseda University|
Keizō Obuchi (小渕 恵三, Obuchi Keizō, 25 June 1937 – 14 May 2000) was a Japanese politician. He served in the House of Representatives for twelve terms. He became the 84th Prime Minister of Japan from 30 July 1998 to 5 April 2000. His political career ended when he suffered a serious stroke and slipped into a coma.
Obuchi died on 14 May 2000 at the age of 62 in Tokyo from complications of a stroke.
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