Shintaro Ishihara

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  • Shintaro was born!

    Shintaro was born!
    Shintaro Ishihara was born in Hyogo on September 30,1932.
  • End of the word war 2

    End of the word war 2
    The Emperor of Showa read decree the end of the war, and broadcasted it on the radio on August 15, 1945. V-J Day in Times Square
  • Entering Hitotsubashi University

    Entering Hitotsubashi University
    Shintaro Ishihara entered Hitotsubashi University.
  • Ishihara's marriage

    Shintaro Ishihara got married to Yumiko Ishida.
  • Winnig the prize!

    Winnig the prize!
    Shintaro Ishihara won the Akutagawa Prize for the novel " Taiyo no Kisetsu" which is called "Season of the Sun" in English. In 2012 , it implied the name of short-lived political party "the Sunrise party" which is called " Taiyo no to" in Japan. Season Of The Sun
  • Ishihara said "the people who wrote this would be low IQ"

    Ishihara said "the people who wrote this would be low IQ"
    When people who live in Kumamoto submitted a protest doccument of "Minamata disease" to Kumamoto Prifecture, he said "the people who wrote this would be low IQ"
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    Covering Vietnam War!

    Shintaro Ishihara coverd Vietnam War at the request of Yomiuri Shinbun.
  • Unheard-of record in the election.

    Shintaro Ishihara ran for the eighth house of councillors election as a candicate of Liberal Democratic Party. In the result, he got 3 million votes and won the top of election.
  • Governor of Tokyo.

    Ishihara ran for Governor of Tokyo in 1975 and he got 2.33 million votes but he lost the election to Ryokichi Minobe.
  • Ishihara reelected Govenor of Tokyo.

    Ishihara reelected Govenor of Tokyo.
    In 1999, he ran for Governor of Tokyo and he was elected as it.
  • For economic ripple effect

    Ishihara announced " Tokyo Marathon leads to economic ripple effect , sports, and sightseeing. In 2007, first Tokyo Marathon took place.
  • Ishihara got 3.08 million votes.

    Ishihara got 3.08 million votes. But, everyone expected he won. So, that election was boring.
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    To hold the Tokyo Olympic 2016

    Shintaro Ishihara performed CR activity to hold the Olympic 2016 in Tokyo. But, the Olympic 2016 was dicided to take place in Lio de Janeiro.
  • TSUNAMI is divine punishment

    TSUNAMI is divine punishment
    Great East Japan Earthquake occurred on March 11, 2011 and Ishihara said "Tsunami is divine punishment". Great East Japan Earthquake
  • Ishihara's problematical statement

    During the Olympic 2012, Ishihara said " Westerners playing judo takes after beasts quarrel.
  • Ishihara's resignation

    Ishihara's resignation
    On Octover 25th in 2012, Ishihara said " I will resign my post and in order to form a new political party. On October 25th in 2012, he resigned as Governor of Tokyo. Shintaro Ishihara