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On 18 June in Japan’s history

ON 18 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on June 18, 2019

1234: Death of Chukyo, 85th emperor of Japan, who reigned some months in 1221, born on October 30, 1218
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ch%C5%ABky%C5%8D

1517: Birth of Ogimachi, 106th emperor of Japan (1557-1586) who died on February 6, 1593
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ogimachi_of_Japan

1908: Japanese immigration to Brazil begins when 781 people arrive in Santos aboard the Kasato-Maru ship
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Brazilians

1934: Birth of Mitsuteru Yokoyama, Japanese manga artist who died on April 15 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitsuteru_Yokoyama
http://lambiek.net/artists/y/yokoyama_mitsuteru.htm

1947: Japanese Admiral Shigematsu Sakaibara, garrison commander of Wake Island during WWII is hanged in Guam, born in 1898
http://www.executedtoday.com/2009/06/18/1947-shigematsu-sakaibara-wake-island-massacre/

1991: Birth of Rei Okamoto, Japanese model and actress
http://asianwiki.com/Rei_Okamoto_(1991)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pluf3qXK_C4

2008: Death of Miyuki Kanbe, Japanese actress, born on May 7, 1984
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miyuki_Kanbe
http://www.tokyograph.com/news/id-3421

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_0u1mnFSmM

2008: China and Japan have agreed to jointly develop a disputed gas field

2008: Taiwan president ups pressure in Diaoyutai row with Japan

2014: Japan finally falls into line with other major developed countries and made the possession of child pornography illegal, but the sometimes graphic images of paedophilia in manga comic books remain legal
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/japan/10908178/Japan-finally-bans-child-pornography.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27898841

2016: Russia calls on Japan to jointly develop disputed islands