- Category : 1917-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (36)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Duality 1
Japanese politician who served as Prime Minister of Japan and President of the Liberal Democratic Party from 1982 to 1987. He was a member of the House of Representatives for more than 50 years. He was best known for pushing through the privatization of state-owned companies, and for helping to revitalize Japanese nationalism during and after his term as prime minister. He was the oldest living former state leader at the time of his death in 2019, aged 101.
On 11 February 1945, Nakasone married Tsutako Nakasone (30 October 1921 – 7 November 2012). Nakasone's son, Hirofumi Nakasone, is also a member of the Diet; he served in the cabinet of Keizō Obuchi as Minister of Education and was Minister of Foreign Affairs in the cabinet of Tarō Asō. Yasuhiro Nakasone died at a Tokyo hospital on 29 November 2019 at the age of 101 years and 186 days.