Facts About Shinzo Abe

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Name :- Shinzo Abe
Born :- 21 Sep. 1954
Political Party :- Liberal Democratic Party

Shinzo Abe became Prime Minister of Japan twice, 2006-2007 and 2012-2020. He was the longest-serving prime minister in Japanese history.

After his resignation in 2006 , Yasuo Fukuda was made the PM of Japan.

In August 2020, Abe announced his second resignation as prime minister

Shinzo Abe became the first Japanese PM to be born after World War II.

Shinzo Abe holds the Padma Vibhushan. Which is India's second-highest civilian award.

Shinzo Abe comes from a political family. His maternal grandfather, Nobusuke Kishi, served as the Prime Minister of Japan from 1957 to 1960. While his paternal grandfather, Kan Abe, served in the House of Representatives from 1937 to 1946. Shinzo Abe’s father, Shintaro Abe was a foreign minister from 1982-86.