On 8 August in Japan’s history

ON 8 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 8, 2019

1079: Birth of Horikawa, 73th emperor of Japan (1087-1107), who died on August 1107*
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Horikawa

1322: In Japan, emperor Go-Daigo names Sojiji monastery as main monastery for Soto sect
http://www.taleofgenji.org/sojiji.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soto

1604: Death of Horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord, born in 1578
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horio_Tadauji

1853: Russian fleet appears at Nagasaki, Japan

1945: The Soviet Union declares war on Japan and commences the Manchurian Strategic Offensive Operation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchurian_Strategic_Offensive_Operation
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/soviets-declare-war-on-japan-invade-manchuria
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=167

1945-08-08 Attaque russe

1945: The Allied agree on an international tribunal for the Japanese war criminals

1951: Birth of Mamoru Oshii, Japanese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamoru_Oshiil

1978: Birth of Miho Shiraishi, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1764306/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0i72tmcPQUY

1981: Birth of Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaori_Iida
http://www.mademan.com/chickipedia/kaori-iida/

1985: Japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley’s comet 

1993: Japanese Prime Minister since November 1991, Kiichi Miyazawa resigns after losing a vote of no confidence

2017: Haruo Nakajima, actor who played the original Godzilla, dies aged 88
http://www.scmp.com/article/2105925/haruo-nakajima-actor-who-played-original-godzilla-rubber-suit-dies-88
https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/aug/08/haruo-nakajima-actor-who-played-the-original-godzilla-dies-aged-88



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