Definition of Takeshita, Noboru in English:

Takeshita, Noboru

proper noun

  • (1924–2000) Japanese politician. He served as Japan's prime minister from 1987 until 1989, when he was forced to resign because of a scandal that involved bribery and many in his cabinet. He remained a powerful force in Japanese politics.

Pronunciation:

Takeshita, Noboru

/ˌtäkəˈSHētə/