Akira Shichijo


Akira Shichijō (七条 明, Shichijō Akira, born August 1, 1951) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party, a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Kamiita, Tokushima and graduate of Tokyo University of Agriculture, he had served in the assembly of Tokushima Prefecture for four terms since 1981. He was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 1993. He also served as mayor of Kamiita, Tokushima, from 2013 to 2017.[1][2]

Akira Shichijō
七条 明
Mayor of Kamiita
In office
20 October 2013 – 1 October 2017
Preceded byNobuharu Nōda
Succeeded byTakuo Matsuda
Personal details
Born (1951-08-01) August 1, 1951 (age 71)
Kamiita, Tokushima
Alma materTokyo University of Agriculture


  • 政治家情報 〜七条 明〜 (in Japanese). JANJAN. Archived from the original on 3 December 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-20.
  1. ^ "七条 明". 選挙ドットコム. Retrieved 25 February 2018.
  2. ^ "松田 卓男". 選挙ドットコム. Retrieved 27 February 2018.

External linksEdit

  • Official website in Japanese.
House of Representatives of Japan
Preceded by Chair, Committee on Judicial Affairs of the House of Representatives
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Parliamentary Secretary of Finance
Served alongside: Hidetoshi Yamashita
Succeeded by
Masatoshi Kurata, Yukio Danmoto
Preceded by
Tatsuya Itō, Tatsuo Satō, Mahito Nakajima
State Minister of Cabinet Office
Served alongside: Kōya Nishikawa, Takeshi Hayashida
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Nobuharu Nōda
Mayor of Kamiita
Succeeded by
Takuo Matsuda