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On 22 August in Japan’s history

ON 22 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 22, 2019

1155: Death of Japanese Emperor Konoe (1142-1155), born on June 16, 1139
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Konoe

1875: The Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia, signed on May 7, is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Saint_Petersburg_(1875)
https://howlingpixel.com/wiki/Treaty_of_Saint_Petersburg_(1875)

1875-05-07 St Petersbourg

1910: Japan annexes Korea with the signing of the Japan-Korea Annexation Treaty. The name Korea was abolished and replaced with the ancient name Joseon
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan-Korea_Annexation_Treaty
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Japan-Korea_Annexation_Treaty

1942: Brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy

1967: Birth of Yukiko Okada, Japanese idol singer who committed suicide on 8 April 1986
http://jpop.wikia.com/wiki/Okada_Yukiko

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2d3daj-xsvU

1981: Birth of Saito Takumi, Japanese actor and model
http://asianmediawiki.com/Takumi_Saito

2010: The Indian and Japanese foreign ministers hold talks on a civil nuclear co-operation agreement. The Japanese minister, Katsuya Okada, said the decision to start negotiations had been one of the toughest he had ever had to make
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11050615

2015 : Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visits the Kuril islands, prompting a swift rebuke from Tokyo, which claims sovereignty over the archipelago in a long-running dispute
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/asia/2015-08/22/content_15307412.html