Fusako Shigenobu

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Fusako Shigenobu (重信 房子, Shigenobu Fusako, born 28 September 1945) is a Japanese communist activist and the former leader and founder of the now disbanded terrorist group, the Japanese Red Army (JRA). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fusako Shigenobu has received more than 384,205 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Fusako Shigenobu is the 8,754th most popular politician (up from 8,796th in 2019), the 746th most popular biography from Japan and the 259th most popular Japanese Politician.

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Among politicians, Fusako Shigenobu ranks 8,754 out of 15,710Before her are Wenceslaus II, Duke of Bohemia, Vasily Golovnin, Otto Warburg, Franz Kutschera, Sebastian Kurz, and Friedrich Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar. After her are Princess Marie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, Miklós Kállay, William Frederick, Prince of Nassau-Dietz, Hovhannes Kajaznuni, Marius Jacob, and Flavia Julia Constantia.

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Among people born in 1945, Fusako Shigenobu ranks 175Before her are Linda Harrison, Douglas Hofstadter, Basil Poledouris, Panagiotis Pikrammenos, Assi Dayan, and Steve Gadd. After her are Gabriela Andersen-Schiess, Kim Larsen, Igor Ivanov, Catherine Spaak, Barbara Kruger, and Dimitar Penev.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Fusako Shigenobu ranks 746 out of 5,560Before her are Ryōkan (1758), Michio Yasuda (1949), Tetsuko Kuroyanagi (1933), Masujiro Nishida (1900), Yusuke Omi (1946), and Kinuyo Tanaka (1909). After her are Akira Nishino (1955), Yoshiro Nakamatsu (1928), Torii Kiyonaga (1752), Sawao Kato (1946), Osachi Hamaguchi (1870), and Mariya Takeuchi (1955).


Among politicians born in Japan, Fusako Shigenobu ranks 259Before her are Iwakura Tomomi (1825), Ashikaga Yoshihisa (1465), Donald Tsang (1944), Chiang Wei-kuo (1916), Shigenori Tōgō (1882), and Shigeru Kayano (1926). After her are Osachi Hamaguchi (1870), Prince Koreyasu (1264), Shō Hashi (1371), Yuriko, Princess Mikasa (1923), Keisai Eisen (1790), and Prince Morikuni (1301).