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On 19 April in Japan’s history

ON 19 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 19, 2019

1578: Death of Uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in February 1530
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kenshin.html

1623: Death of Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord, born on January 8, 1556
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kagekatsu.html

1928: In China, Japan occupies Shandong

1953: Legislative elections in Japan. Yoshida loses absolute majority in the Diet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1953

2001: After a long time hesitation because Beijing pressures, the Japanese government gives a visa to former Taiwanese president Lee Teng-hui

2006: Japan push ahead with a survey near disputed islands of Takeshima (Dokdo for South Korea) over South Korea’s strenuous objections, risking a showdown with Seoul and further damaging relations the tense Neighbors