The Japan That Can Say No
"The Japan That Can Say No: Why Japan Will Be First Among Equals" (「NO」と言える日本, "No" to Ieru Nihon) is a 1989 essay originally co-authored by Shintaro Ishihara, the then Minister of Transport ...
Crazed Fruit
Crazed Fruit (狂った果実, Kurutta kajitsu), also known as Juvenile Jungle, is a 1956 Japanese Sun Tribe film directed by Kō Nakahira. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Shintaro ...
Yoshinori Kobayashi
Yoshinori Kobayashi (小林 よしのり or 小林 善範, Kobayashi Yoshinori, born August 31, 1953) is a bestselling Japanese author and manga artist. The author of over two hundred books and manga, Kobayashi i...
Takashi Kawamura (politician)
Takashi Kawamura (河村 たかし, Kawamura Takashi, born 3 November 1948) is a Japanese politician of the Nagoya-based Genzei Nippon (減税日本 "Tax Cut Japan") party, and a former member of the House of R...
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Naoki Inose
Naoki Inose (猪瀬 直樹, Inose Naoki, born 20 November 1946) is a Japanese journalist, historian, social critic and biographer of literary figures such as Yukio Mishima and Osamu Dazai. He served a...
Shu Watanabe
Shu Watanabe (渡辺 周, Watanabe Shū, born December 11, 1961) is a Japanese politician of the Democratic Party of Japan, a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature)...
Takeo Hiranuma
Takeo Hiranuma (平沼 赳夫 Hiranuma Takeo, born 3 August 1939 in Shibuya, Tokyo) is a Japanese politician and chairperson of the Party for Future Generations.
Takeo Hiranuma was adopted by his maternal...
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Shingo Nishimura
Shingo Nishimura (西村 真悟, Nishimura Shingo, born July 7, 1948) is a Japanese politician. Member of Party for Future Generations. Former member of Representative.
A native of Sakai, Osaka an...
Yoshizumi Ishihara
Yoshizumi Ishihara (石原 良純, Ishihara Yoshizumi, born 15 January 1962) is a Japanese weather forecaster, TV personality, and actor. Born in Zushi, Kanagawa, he is the second son of Tokyo governo...
Nobukatsu Fujioka
Nobukatsu Fujioka (藤岡 信勝, Fujioka Nobukatsu) (born October 21, 1943 in Shibecha, Hokkaido) is a professor of education at Tokyo University noted for his efforts at removing from Japanese textb...
Season of the Sun
Season of the Sun (太陽の季節, Taiyō no Kisetsu) is a Japanese novel written in 1955 by Shintaro Ishihara, who later became a politician and was governor of Tokyo for 13 years from 1999-2012. It is...
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Space Battleship Yamato: Resurrection
Space Battleship Yamato: Resurrection (宇宙戦艦ヤマト 復活篇 Uchū Senkan Yamato: Fukkatsu Hen) is a 2009 Japanese animated science fiction action film, and the first part of a planned series of films which are...
Space Battleship Yamato: Resurrection - Wikipedia
Shintaro Ishihara
Shintaro Ishihara (石原 慎太郎, Ishihara Shintarō, born September 30, 1932) is a Japanese politician and author who was Governor of Tokyo from 1999 to 2012.His arts career included a prize-winning ...
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Akira Suzuki (writer)
Akira Suzuki (鈴木 明, Suzuki Akira, 28 October 1929 – 22 July 2003) was the penname of Japanese non-fiction writer and freelance journalist Akio Imai.
He was born in Tokyo and graduated from...
Shōichi Watanabe
Shōichi Watanabe (渡部 昇一, Watanabe Shōichi, born 15 September 1930) is an English scholar and one of Japan’s foremost cultural critics. He was born in Tsuruoka, Yamagata Prefecture. A graduate...
Tokyo bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics
The Tokyo bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics was an unsuccessful bid, first recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on September 14, 2007. The IOC shortlisted four of the...
Tokyo bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
Hideaki Kase
Hideaki Kase (加瀬 英明, Kase Hideaki, born December 22, 1936) is a Japanese diplomatic critic known for promoting historical revisionism. His father, Toshikazu Kase, was a diplomat under Shigenor...
Motohiko Izawa
Motohiko Izawa (井沢 元彦, Izawa Motohiko, born February 1, 1954, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture) is a Japanese writer of mystery novels and historical fiction as well as a historical researcher. He was...
Tokyo gubernatorial election, 2003
Gubernatorial elections were held in Tokyo on 13 April 2003. Incumbent governor Shintaro Ishihara was re-elected with the support of the Liberal Democratic Party, which was riding a nationwide wave of...
Tokyo gubernatorial election, 2003 - Wikipedia
Masayuki Fujio
Masayuki Fujio (藤尾 正行 Fujio Masayuki, January 1, 1917 – October 22, 2006) was the Japanese Minister of Education, under the government of Yasuhiro Nakasone until 1986.He was fired by Nakasone after hi...
Nobuteru Ishihara
Nobuteru Ishihara (石原 伸晃, Ishihara Nobuteru, born April 19, 1957) is a Japanese politician and since 2010, has been the Secretary General of the Liberal Democratic PartyHe was born in Zushi, K...
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