On 4 June in Japan’s history

ON 4 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on 4 June 2018

756: Death of Emperor Shomu, 45th Emperor of Japan, (724-743) born in 701
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sh%C5%8Dmu

1615: In Japan, forces under the shogun Tokugawa leyasu takes Osaka Castle after a six-month siege
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/17thcentury/articles/osaka.aspx
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/ieyasu_tokugawa.shtml

1928: Zhang Zuolin, warlord of Mandchuria, is assassinated by Japanese agent and is succeeded by his son Zhang Xueliang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Zuolin
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4995.html

1937: Prince Fumimaro Konoe becomes 34th Japanese premier minister, for the first of three times, succeeding General Senjuro Hayashi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senj%C5%ABr%C5%8D_Hayashi

1942: The Battle of Midway begins (till June 7). Admiral Chuichi Nagumo orders a strike on Midway island with much of the Imperial Japanese navy
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/battle_of_midway.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5144.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1v4I6RGRW50

1971: Birth of Shoji Meguro, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoji_Meguro

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtTBeSq74a0

1984: Birth of Kento Handa, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Kento_Handa

2002: Japon ratifies Kyoto Protocole on climat change

2010: Naoto Kan becomes Japan’s new prime minister
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/asia_pacific/10233665.stm
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/05/world/asia/05japan.html?ref=asia



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