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On 18 July in Japan’s history

ON 18 JULY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on July 18, 2019

707: Death of Emperor Monmu of Japan, born in 683
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Monmu
http://www.mustlovejapan.com/subject/kofun_emperor_monmu/

1871: Birth of Sada Yacco, stage actress and singer, who died on December 7, 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sada_Yacco

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XE1kHY_UBE

1889: Birth of Kōichi Kido, Japanese politician, 13th Lord Keeper of the Privy Seal of Japan who died on April 6, 1977
http://www.doug-long.com/kido.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C5%8Dichi_Kido

1907: Japan forces Korean emperor Gojong to abdicate in favor of his son Sunjong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunjong_of_Korea

1944: Hideki Tojo resigns as Prime Minister of Japan due to numerous setbacks in the war effort
http://www.world-war-2.info/figures/hideki-tojo.php
http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Tojo.html

1960: Premier Kishi of Japan resigns and escapes an assassination attempt

1960-07-18 Kishi attentat
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1928&dat=19600716&id=RlApAAAAIBAJ&sjid=QGoFAAAAIBAJ&pg=5567,4138645&hl=fr

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_NPi6WyTjE

1980: Birth of Ryōko Hirosue, Japanese actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ry%C5%8Dko_Hirosue
http://asianwiki.com/Ryoko_Hirosue

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laUIK6p2z4A

1985: Death of Toyoko Takechi, Japanese actress, born on August 25, 1908
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0847464/
http://eiga.wikia.com/wiki/Toyoko_Takechi

1993: In Japan, for the first time since its foundation in 1955, the DLP loses the majority in the House of Représentatives
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1993

1996: An flag operation by Japanese extreme right militants relaunches the sovereignty dispute with China on Diayu islands (Senkaku for the Japanese)

2007: Death of Kenji Miyamoto, Japanese communist politician, born on October 17 1908
https://www.theguardian.com/news/2007/sep/01/guardianobituaries.japan
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2007/07/19/national/miyamoto-key-postwar-leader-of-jcp-dies-at-98/#.XTAL-fZuI2w

2008: South Korea rejects a Japanese proposal to hold bilateral talks on disputed islands (Dokdo or Takeshima)