Abe Shinzō is the Prime Minister of Japan. Abe led the Liberal Democratic Party to victory in the 2012 December election, officially becoming the Prime Minister on December… 26. He was previously the Prime Minister of Japan from 2006 September 26 to 2007 September 26. His policies are that of a right-wing conservative nationalist. Yukio Hatoyama replaced Taro Aso (MORE)
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There were actually a total of three Prime Ministers throughout the span of World War I. When the war broke out in July of 1914, the Prime Minister was Joseph Cook, who held t…his position until September of that same year. Following Cook was Andrew Fisher, who had been Prime Minister twice in previous years. Following Fisher, William 'Billy' Morris Hughes became Prime Minister in 1915 and held that title until 1923, several years after the end of the war. (MORE)
There are 3 Prime Ministers during World War 2, each succeeding the previous: Hideki Tojo, Kuniachi Koiso, and Kantaro Suzuki. Tojo served as War Minister and was put on… trial and executed after the war for war crimes. Koiso was a token Prime Minister as he did not have much power. Suzuki was an important voice in the Japanese acceptance of Potsdam Declaration, surrendering to the allied powers, thus ending the World War. (MORE)
The first Prime Minister of Japan was Itō Hirobumi. He was elected on 22 December 1885, and left office on 30 April 1888. He was also the 5th, 7th and 10th Prime Minister. He… was assasinated in 1909 by Ang Jung-geun, a Korean nationalist who opposed the Japanese Empire's annexation of the Korean peninsula. (MORE)
The prime minister has changed since you asked this question. The current prime minister, Yoshihiko Noda, who took office on September 2, 2011, is 54 years old, having been bo…rn on May 20, 1957. (MORE)