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Eisaku Sato

Sato, Eisaku (1901–75), prime minister of Japan (1964–72). A Liberal-Democrat, he presided over the reemergence of Japan as a major economic power and was active in foreign affairs. He won the 1974 Nobel Peace Prize for work on deterring the proliferation of nuclear weapons.

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