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Takeshita Noboru

Takeshita Noboru (竹下 登 February 26,1924 - June 19,2000) was a Japanese politician and the 74th Prime Minister from November 6,1987 to June 3,1989.

He was born in Shimane prefecture.

The recruit scandal forced him to resign.

See also: Politics of Japan, Kanemaru Shin

Preceded by:
Nakasone Yasuhiro
Prime ministers of Japan Succeeded by:
Uno Sosuke