Noboru Takeshita

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Noboru Takeshita
竹下 登
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Prime Minister of Japan
In office
6 November 1987 – 3 June 1989
Monarch Shōwa
Akihito
Preceded by Yasuhiro Nakasone
Succeeded by Sōsuke Uno
Personal details
Born (1924-02-26)26 February 1924
Unnan, Shimane, Japan
Died 19 June 2000(2000-06-19) (aged 76)
Minato, Tokyo, Japan
Political party Liberal Democratic Party
Alma mater Waseda University
Religion Jōdo Shinshū
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Noboru Takeshita (竹下 登, Takeshita Noboru, 26 February 1924 – 19 June 2000) was a Japanese politician. He was the 74th Prime Minister of Japan from 6 November 1987 to 3 June 1989.[1]

Takeshita died on 19 June 2000 in Tokyo, Japan from respiratory failure, aged 76.

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