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On 19 March in Japan’s history

ON 19 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 19, 2019

1434: Birth of Ashikaga Yoshikatsu, 7th shogun (1442-1443) of the Ashikaga Shogunate, who died in a riding accident in August 1443
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashikaga_Yoshikatsu
http://www.japan-photo.de/e-yoshikatsu.htm

1610: Death of Hasegawa Tohaku, Japanese painter, born in 1539
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasegawa_T%C5%8Dhaku
http://www.theartwolf.com/landscapes/hasegawa-tohaku-pine-trees.htm
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Hasegawa+Tohaku&biw=1301&bih=641&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=eagJVdDBAZTeauKbgOgG&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.05

Hasegawa Tohaku

1945: World War II: Off the coast of Japan, a dive bomber hits the aircraft carrier USS Franklin, killing 724 of her crew. Badly damaged, the ship is able to return to the U.S. under her own power

http://ww2today.com/19-march-1945-hundreds-killed-as-uss-franklin-hit-by-sneak-bomber
http://www.ussfranklin.org/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o82ASjYJDbw

1955: Ichiro Hatoyama is elected Japan Prime Minister and forms a Liberal government
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ichir%C5%8D_Hatoyama
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6135682

1964: Birth of Yoko Kanno, Japanese composer
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Y%C5%8Dko_Kanno
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0437819/
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x441y_yoko-kanno_music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byhcdd6_eKk

1980: Birth of Mikuni Shimokawa, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikuni_Shimokawa

1995: Death of Yasuo Yamada, Japanese voice actor, born on September 10, 1932
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasuo_Yamada
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=788

2015: Japan and China held security talks after a four-year hiatus because of simmering territorial tensions with the two sides agreeing to hold meetings « more frequently » to speed up a thaw in once-frozen relations, officials
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31957664