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Takashi Ishihara, a former president of Nissan Motor Co. who helped turn the carmaker into a global player, has died of heart failure, his family said Thursday. He was 91.

Ishihara died Wednesday morning at a Tokyo hospital, said his son, Yoshiharu. The family will hold a funeral just among close relatives and is planning to have a memorial service at a later date.

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