Masayoshi ITO Edit Profile
Urawa Higher School, Tokyo University.
Served in Agriculture and Forestry Ministry 1936-1956. Director-General Comprehensive Development Bureau, Economics Planning Agency 1957-1958, Agriculture Land Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry 1958-1961, Fisheries Agency 62. Vice-Minister of Agriculture and Forestry 1962-1963.
Minister of State and Chief Cabinet Secretary 1979-1980. Acting Prime Minister June-July 1980. Minister of Foreign Affairs 1980-1981.
Chairman Finance Committee, Liberal-Democratic Party (LDP) 1978, Executive Committee since 1987. Vice-Chairman LDP Policy Affairs Research Council 1977-1986, Chairman since 1986.
House of Representatives since 1963.
Married Teruko Ito.