TANAKA Kenzaburo

Date of Birth and Death
July 16, 1845 - January , 1908
Birthplace (modern name)
Occupation, Status
Government Official


Born in Hiroshima as the son of a samurai of the Hiroshima Clan. In 1868, he served in Kozan-shi(the Mines Section). In 1874, he served in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and at the legation in Rome. Later he successively assumed posts as shikibukan (officer of the Imperial Household Ministry) , examination officer of institution of the Imperial household, secretary to the Lord Keeper of the Privy Seal, jiju(chamberlain) and other posts.


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TANAKA Kenzaburo

  • Portrait of TANAKA Kenzaburo1