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On 18 December in Japan’s history

 ON 18 DECEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on December 18, 2018

1507: Birth of Japanese warlord Ouchi Yoshitaka, born on September 30, 1551
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Ouchi_Yoshitaka

Ouchi Yoshitaka 1507-1551

1941: In Singapore, the Communist Party of Malaya general secretary and the British sign an agreement for fighting the Japanese invader

1941: Japan invades Hong Kong after British governor of Hong Kong, Mark Aitchison Young refuses to surrender to Japanese forces
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japan-invades-hong-kong
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=61

1944: 77 US B-29 superfortress and 200 other aircrafts bomb the Chinese city of Hankow (now apart of Wuhan) where is a Japanese supply base

1944: In the United States, the Supreme Court upholds the wartime relocation of Japanese-Americans
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/on-this-day/On-this-Day–The-Supreme-Court-Upholds-WWII-Internment-of-Japanese-Americans-.html

1956: Japan is admitted to the United Nations

1966: Birth of Makiko Esumi, Japanese actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Esumi_Makiko

1971: Birth of Noriko Matsueda, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noriko_Matsueda
http://www.ocremix.org/composer/id/135/noriko-matsueda/

1975: Birth of Masaki Sumitani, Japanese comedian
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hard_Gay

1976: Birth of Koyuki Kato, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koyuki

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

1983: After the refusal of ex-PM Kakuci Tanaka to resign his member of parliament seat dispited being condemned in the Lockheed scandal, general elections in Japan. LDP wins 250 seats on 511 (- 34)
http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/JAPAN_1983_E.PDF

1987: Birth of Ayaka, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayaka