1924 – Born on the 26th of February in Shimane, Prefecture, Japan.
1958 – He entered the lower house of the "Diet of Japan" (Japan Legislature) in the Liberal Democratic Party.
1971 – He served as a Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan.
1976 – He became a Minister of Construction Of Japan.
1979 – He served as a Minister of Finance of Japan.
1987 – On the 6th of November he became the 74th Prime Minister of Japan.
1989 – He was forced to resign as a Prime Minister of Japan, he was accused of "insider trading" and corruption.
2000 – On the 19th of June, he died of respiratory failure.