Shigeru Yoshida

1878 - 1967

Shigeru Yoshida

Shigeru Yoshida (吉田 茂, Yoshida Shigeru), KCVO (22 September 1878 – 20 October 1967) was a Japanese diplomat and politician who served as Prime Minister of Japan from 1946 to 1947 and from 1948 to 1954. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shigeru Yoshida has received more than 291,385 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,579th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Shigeru Yoshida ranks 3,557 out of 14,801Before him are Emperor Tenmu, Hilderic, Samudragupta, Shulgi, Yury of Moscow, and Raúl Alfonsín. After him are Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Urach, Onjo of Baekje, Isabella de' Medici, Yevgeny Primakov, Jonathan Apphus, and Gülnuş Sultan.

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Among people born in 1878, Shigeru Yoshida ranks 23Before him are Gemma Galgani, Milan Nedić, Iwane Matsui, Gustav Radbruch, Alexander von Falkenhausen, and George Whipple. After him are Princess Ingeborg of Denmark, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, Elizabeth Arden, Clemens August Graf von Galen, Arthur Scherbius, and Slavko Kvaternik. Among people deceased in 1967, Shigeru Yoshida ranks 41Before him are Tom Simpson, Violeta Parra, Otis Redding, Anthony Mann, Totò, and Héctor Scarone. After him are Jaroslav Heyrovský, Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Gus Grissom, Lorenzo Bandini, Norman Angell, and G. W. Pabst.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Shigeru Yoshida ranks 187 out of 3,113Before him are Tasuku Honjo (1942), Emperor Ankō (401), Yosa Buson (1716), Emperor Antoku (1178), Kitasato Shibasaburō (1853), and Emperor Tenmu (631). After him are Nobusuke Kishi (1896), Shumpei Inoue (null), Empress Jingū (169), Sonny Chiba (1939), Inejiro Asanuma (1898), and Seki Takakazu (1642).


Among politicians born in Japan, Shigeru Yoshida ranks 75Before him are Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419), Emperor Hanzei (336), Amakusa Shirō (1621), Emperor Ankō (401), Emperor Antoku (1178), and Emperor Tenmu (631). After him are Nobusuke Kishi (1896), Empress Jingū (169), Inejiro Asanuma (1898), Emperor Shōkō (1401), Emperor Go-Kameyama (1347), and Emperor Go-Toba (1180).

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