- Even today the late Kakuei Tanaka, an astonishingly corrupt prime minister, is more often praised than cursed.
- The daughter of former Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka.Makiko is known for her casual dress and blunt manner.
- She inherited Kakuei's brightness and eloquence and her raspy voice and her way of speaking are exactly like her father's.
- He was taken under the wing of that paragon of post-war corruption, Kakuei Tanaka, a prime minister eventually brought down for taking bribes from Lockheed.
- This was the theme for the first day of his visit - he talked with the descendents of several deceased Japanese political figures including late prime ministers Tanaka Kakuei and Masayoshi Ohira.
- Tanaka Kakuei and the normalization of the relationship between China and Japan