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List of famous alumni from Hitotsubashi University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Hitotsubashi University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Hitotsubashi University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Hitotsubashi University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Hitotsubashi University.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different graduates, including Shintaro Ishihara and Heizo Takenaka.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Hitotsubashi University?” and “Which celebrities are Hitotsubashi University alumni?”
Shintaro Ishihara is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hitotsubashi University Alumni
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Shintaro Ishihara is a Japanese politician and author who was Governor of Tokyo from 1999 to 2012. His arts career included a prize-winning novel, best-sellers and work also in theater, film and journalism. His 1989 book, The Japan That Can Say No, co-authored with Sony chairman Akio Morita, called ...more

Profession: Politician, Screenwriter, Actor, Writer

Age: 84

Birthplace: Japan, Keihanshin

Credits: Pale Flower, Crazed Fruit, Samurai Spy, Space Battleship Yamato: Resurrection, Love at Twenty, + more

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Heizō Takenaka is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hitotsubashi University Alumni
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Heizō Takenaka is a Japanese economist and retired politician, last serving as Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications and Minister of State for Privatization of the Postal Services in the cabinet of Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. As of July 2007, he is a professor at Keio University and ...more

Profession: Politician, Professor, Economist

Age: 66

Birthplace: Wakayama, Japan

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Koji Omi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hitotsubashi University Alumni
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Koji Omi


Kōji Omi is a Japanese politician, served as Minister of Finance in the first Cabinet of Shinzō Abe, from 2006 to 2007. Omi was born in Numata, Gunma Prefecture and graduated with a degree in Commerce from Hitotsubashi University. He joined the Ministry of International Trade and Industry and later ...more

Profession: Politician

Age: 83

Birthplace: Gunma Prefecture, Japan

Masayoshi Ōhira is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hitotsubashi University Alumni
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Masayoshi Ōhira was a Japanese politician and the 68th and 69th Prime Minister of Japan from 7 December 1978 to 12 June 1980. Ōhira was the most recent Japanese prime minister to die in office. He was born in present day Kan'onji, Kagawa and attended Hitotsubashi University. ...more

Profession: Politician

Age: Died at 70 (1910-1980)

Birthplace: Kan'onji, Japan

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