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The Associated Press

Tatsuro Toyoda

The Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — Tatsuro Toyoda, the former Toyota Motor Corp. president who led the company’s climb to become one of the world’s top automakers, has died. He was 88.

The Japanese automaker said Saturday that Toyoda, the son of the company’s founder, died Dec. 30 of pneumonia.

Toyoda stepped down as president in 1995, while continuing in other posts, such as adviser.Speech

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