Nono, Chieko was born on November 14, 1935 in Manchuria, Japan.
Former nurse; member House of Councillors, 1992—2004. Vice minister health, labor & welfare Government of Japan, Tokyo, minister justice, 2004, minister state for youth affairs & measures for declining birthrates, 2004. Former executive board member Japanese Nursing Association.
Now advisor Japan Nursing Fedn. Former director Liberal Democratic Party's Women's Affairs Division.