Born: Aug 06, 1916 AD
Died: 1994 AD, at 77 years of age.
1945 - Born on August 6th in Hiroshima. Japanese politician.
- Made a mission of urging the world to abolish nuclear weapons.
1975 - He was the Mayor of Hiroshima.
1982-1988 - He took his appeal for the abolition of nuclear weapons to several international forums, including a United Nations disarmament conference and a summit meeting of leaders from nonaligned nations.
- He was one of those who help found the Mayors for Peace organization.
1944 - Died of pneumonia on June 16th at the age of 78.
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