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Japanese legislator

Ichiro Ozawa, Japanese legislator.

Background

Ozawa, Ichiro was born on May 24, 1942 in Mizusawa, Japan. Son of Saeki and Michi Ozawa.

Education

Graduate, Keio University.

Career

Parliamentary vice minister Science & Technology Agency. Member District 4 Iwate Prefecture Japanese House of Representatives, since 1969, chairman committee on rules and administration, deputy chief cabinet secretary. Minister home affairs Government of Japan, 1985—1987.

Secretary general Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), 1989—1991, Shinshinto Party (New Frontier Party), 1994—1995, president, 1995—1997. Founder, president Jiyuto Party (Liberal Party), 1998—2004. President Democratic Party of Japan, 2006—2009.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, Go.

Connections

Married Kazuko Fukuda, 1973. 3 children.

father:
Saeki Ozawa

mother:
Michi Ozawa

spouse:
Kazuko Fukuda