1868 – Born on the 20th of January in Fochi Prefecture, Japan.
1924 – He was promoted to admiral and commander-in-chief of the Combined Fleet.
1927 – He became Navy Minister in the administration of Tanaka Giichi.
1930 – He was one of the few supporters of the arms reduction treaty resulting London Naval Conference.
1932 – He again served as Navy Minister in the Saito Makoto cabinet.
1934 – He was the admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy and Politician.
– He was the 31st Prime Minister of Japan.
1944 – He played a leading role in the overthrow of the Hideki Tojo cabinet.
1952 – He died on the 17th of October.