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On 16 October in Japan’s history

ON 16 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 16, 2019

1535: Birth of Niwa Nagahide, Japanese warlord who died on 15 May 1585
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niwa_Nagahide

1840: Birth of Kuroda Kiyotaka, 2nd Japanese Prime Minister, (April 1888-October 1889), who died on August 23, 1900
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuroda_Kiyotaka

1841: Birth of Prince Hirobumi Ito, four times Prime Minister and first Japanese governor of Korea
http://www.jref.com/glossary/ito_hirobumi.shtml

1901: Baron Hayashi of Japan begins negotiations in London to make an alliance with the British and strengthen Japan’s position against Russians

1936: Birth of Akira Machida, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Japan (2002-2006)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akira_Machida

Akira Machida

2010: Demonstrations are held in China and Japan about islands claimed by both countries in the East China Sea
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11558882

2010-10-17 Diayutai