Sakamoto Ryoma Statue in Yokohama

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This statue of Sakamoto Ryōma was exposed at Minato-mirai in Yokohama a few weeks ago.

Sakamoto Ryōma (坂本 龍馬) was an important figure during the Bakumatsu period and a leader of the movement to overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate.
He was born in 1836 in the old Kōchi Prefecture and was assassinated in 1867 in Kyoto.