Yukihiko Ikeda



Age: 66


Summary: Japanese longtime political figure and son of the late Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda who held key party posts and was a Defense Agency chief, but who as Japan's Foreign Minister in 1996 and 1997 led his country's efforts to resolve the hostage crisis in Peru in December 1996.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: May 13, 1937


Died: January 28, 2004


Location: Tokyo, Japan