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On 21 April in Japan’s history

ON 21 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 21, 2019

1701: Death of Asano Naganori, Japanese warlord, born on 28 September 1667
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Asano_Naganori

1958: Birth of Yoshito Usui, Japanese manga artist
http://lambiek.net/artists/u/usui_yoshito.htm

2014: A court in Shanghai orders the seizure of a Japanese ship as reparation for a debt dating back to the 1930s. The move is considered the first confiscation of Japanese assets in a lawsuit over wartime compensation
http://www.voanews.com/content/chinese-court-orders-japanese-boat-seized-for-wartime-compensation/1897720.html

2015 : Japanese maglev train sets new world speed record, hits 603kph in test run . Bullet train tops 603kph, with officials confident new technology is likely to shape a new global generation of trains
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/japan-breaks-train-speed-record-maglev-train-150421085448739.html