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On 22 September in Japan’s history

ON 22 SEPTEMBER, IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on September 22, 2019

1253: Death of Dogen Zenki, Japanese Zen Buddhist, born on January 19, 1200
http://www.zenki.com/AboutDogen.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D%C5%8Dgen

1598: Korean and Chinese allied forces make a second attack against Japanese forces. However, Korean and Chinese allied forces failed to take the Ulsan Japanese Castle

1868: Byakkotai, The Young Japanese samurai corps of Aizu-Han commit suicide when they thought their castle was on fire
http://photoguide.jp/pix/thumbnails.php?album=618
http://www.jref.com/history/byakkotai/

1868-09-22 Byakkotai

1878: Birth of the Japanese Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida (1946-1947), who died on October 20, 1967
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yoshida_Shigeru
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/macarthur/peopleevents/pandeAMEX110.html

1940: Following an ultimatum, France authorizes the use of the Tonkin airfields by the Japanese forces

1956: Birth of Masayuki Suzuki, Japanese singer
http://en.academic.ru/dic.nsf/enwiki/2689367

1957: Death of Japanese Admiral Soemu Toyoda, born on May 22, 1885
http://pwencycl.kgbudge.com/T/o/Toyoda_Soemu.htm
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/people_toyoda_soemu.html

1981: Birth of Subaru Shibutani, Japanese singer, dancer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subaru_Shibutani

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QECOwDS5X8Y

1996: Foundation of the Democratic Party of Japan by Yukio Hatoyama, former general secretary of Sakigake
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yukio_Hatoyama
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Democratic_Party_of_Japan

2000: Death of Saburo Sakai, Japanese aviator, born in 1916
http://www.mishalov.com/Sakai.html

2008: Taro Aso, an outspoken conservative is chosen by the governing Liberal Democratic Party to become the nation’s next prime minister of Japan
http://content.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1843251,00.html