List of governors of Miyagi Prefecture

Appointed governorsEdit

  • Ryo Shioya 1872-1873
  • Tokisuke Miyagi 1873-1878
  • Matsudaira Masanao 1878-1891
  • Mamoru Funakoshi 1891-1894
  • Minoru Katsumata 1894-1897
  • Sukeo Kabayama 1897-1898
  • Tokito Konkyo 1898
  • Ōura Kanetake 1898
  • Kiyoshi Shin 1898-1900
  • Chikaaki Takasaki 1900
  • Nomura Masaaki 1900
  • Motohiro Onoda 1900-1902
  • Tadashi Munakata 1902-1903
  • Terumi Tanabe 1903-1905
  • Kamei Ezaburo 1905-1908
  • Terada Yushi 1908-1913
  • Mori Masataka 1913-1914
  • Magoichi Tahara 1914-1915
  • Tsunenosuke Hamada 1915-1919
  • Mori Masataka (2nd time) 1919-1921
  • Yūichirō Chikaraishi 1921-1924
  • Manbei Ueda 1924-1926
  • Katorataro Ushizu 1926-1929
  • Michio Yuzawa 1929-1931
  • Minabe Choji 1931-1933
  • Asaji Akagi 1933-1934
  • Kiyoshi Nakarai 1934-1935
  • Jiro Ino 1935-1936
  • Yoshio Kikuyama 1936-1939
  • Kyuichiro Totsuka 1939
  • Ryosaku Shimizu 1939-1940
  • Nobuo Hayashin 1940-1942
  • Otomaru Kato 1942-1943
  • Nobuya Uchida 1943-1944
  • Tsurukichi Maruyama 1944-1945
  • Motome Ikezumi 1945
  • Saburo Chiba 1945-1947

Elected governorsEdit

  • Jiro Kazuo Watanabe 1947
  • Saburo Chiba (2nd time) 1947-1949
  • Kazuji Sasaki 1949-1952
  • Otogoro Miyagi 1952-1956
  • Yasushi Onuma 1956-1959
  • Yoshio Miura 1959-1965
  • Shintaro Takahashi 1965-1969
  • Soichiro Yamamoto 1969-1989
  • Shuntara Honma 1989-1993
  • Shirō Asano (politician) 1993-2005
  • Yoshihiro Murai 2005-present