Junichiro Koizumi

Junichiro Koizumi (小泉 純一郎, Koizumi Jun'ichirō, born Januar 8, 1942) is a Japanese politeecian wha wis the 56t Prime Meenister o Japan frae 2001 tae 2006. He retired frae politics when his term in pairlament endit in 2009,[1] an is currently the fift langest servin PM in Japanese history.

Junichiro Koizumi
小泉 純一郎
Koizumi in 2010
Koizumi in Mairch 2010
56t Prime Meenister o Japan
In office
April 26, 2001 – September 26, 2006
MonarchAkihito
Precedit biYoshirō Mori
Succeedit biShinzo Abe
Meenister for Foreign Affairs
In office
January 26, 2002 – February 16, 2002
Precedit biMakiko Tanaka
Succeedit biYoriko Kawaguchi
Minister of Health and Welfare
In office
November 7, 1996 – July 29, 1998
Prime MeenisterRyutaro Hashimoto
Precedit biNaoto Kan
Succeedit biSohei Miyashita
In office
December 27, 1988 – August 10, 1989
Prime Meenister
Precedit biTakao Fujimoto
Succeedit biSaburo Toida
Meenister o Post an Telecommunications
In office
December 12, 1992 – Julie 20, 1993
Prime MeenisterKiichi Miyazawa
Precedit biHideo Watanabe
Succeedit biKiichi Miyazawa
Member o the Japanese Pairlament
for Kanagawa 11t destrict
In office
1996–2009
Precedit biNew constituency
Succeedit biShinjirō Koizumi
Majority197,037 (73.16%)
Personal details
Born (1942-01-08) 8 Januar 1942 (age 79)
Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan
Poleetical pairtyLeeberal Democratic Pairty
Spoose(s)Kayoko Miyamoto (m. 1978–1982)
Bairns
Alma mater

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Koizumi to exit political stage", The Japan Times, September 26, 2008.