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Toshiki Kaifu

1931 - 2022

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Toshiki Kaifu (海部 俊樹, Kaifu Toshiki, 2 January 1931 – 9 January 2022) was a Japanese politician who served as the 77th prime minister of Japan from 1989 to 1991. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Toshiki Kaifu has received more than 233,320 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Toshiki Kaifu is the 5,087th most popular politician (up from 6,460th in 2019), the 306th most popular biography from Japan (up from 542nd in 2019) and the 123rd most popular Japanese Politician.

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Among politicians, Toshiki Kaifu ranks 5,087 out of 15,577Before him are Vytenis, Mikhail of Tver, Takeda Katsuyori, Jaime, Duke of Madrid, Ladislaus Hunyadi, and Marcia. After him are Pan Geng, Fritz Thyssen, Baldwin IV, Count of Flanders, Orodes II, Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom, and Arnuwanda III.

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Among people born in 1931, Toshiki Kaifu ranks 82Before him are Margarita Lozano, Richard F. Heck, Larry Silverstein, Thorvald Stoltenberg, Igor Oistrakh, and Stig Anderson. After him are Márta Mészáros, Tomi Ungerer, Samir Amin, John Robert Schrieffer, Jack Swigert, and James Tolkan. Among people deceased in 2022, Toshiki Kaifu ranks 89Before him are Kirstie Alley, Olga Szabó-Orbán, Cüneyt Arkın, Elza Soares, Teresa Berganza, and Edward C. Prescott. After him are Boris Pahor, Jozef Tomko, Saul Kripke, Jean-Jacques Beineix, Klaus Schulze, and Jean-Jacques Sempé.

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Among people born in Japan, Toshiki Kaifu ranks 306 out of 6,048Before him are Tokugawa Iemochi (1846), Tamotsu Asakura (null), Kikunae Ikeda (1864), Takashi Kano (1920), Emperor Buretsu (489), and Hisaichi Terauchi (1879). After him are Shozo Tsugitani (1940), Jiro Miyake (1900), Hideaki Anno (1960), Hijikata Toshizō (1835), Ko Takamoro (1907), and Ashikaga Yoshiaki (1537).


Among politicians born in Japan, Toshiki Kaifu ranks 123Before him are Maeda Toshiie (1538), Saionji Kinmochi (1849), Yoshirō Mori (1937), Ashikaga Yoshimitsu (1358), Tokugawa Iemochi (1846), and Emperor Buretsu (489). After him are Ashikaga Yoshiaki (1537), Ko Yong-hui (1952), Yamato Takeru (72), Shigechiyo Izumi (1865), Emperor Fushimi (1265), and Kōki Hirota (1878).