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On 25 April in Japan’s history

ON 25 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 25, 2019

1860: The first Japanese diplomats to visit a foreign power reached Washington, DC. They remained in the U.S. capital for several weeks while discussing expansion of trade with the United States
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Embassy_to_the_United_States_(1860)
http://ghostsofdc.org/2012/07/03/japanese-embassy-1860/

1867: Tokyo is opened to foreign trade

1898: Russia and Japan sign an agreement supposed to put an end to their competition for the control of Korea (non respected)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nishi%E2%80%93Rosen_Agreement

1932: Creation of the Korean anti-japanese guerrilla army, declared later as the origin of the Korean People’s Army
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_People%27s_Army

1971: Birth of Tomoko Kawakami, (Voice Actress), Japanese Seiyuu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomoko_Kawakami
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=526

1992: Death of Yutaka Ozaki, Japanese singer-songwriter, born on 29 November 1965
http://nippop.com/artist/artist_id-96/artist_name-yutaka_ozaki/

2010: Nearly 100,000 people attend a rally in Japan’s southern island of Okinawa demanding that a US military base be moved off the island. Under a 2006 agreement with the US, the US Marines’ Futenma base was to be moved from the centre to the coast
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8642665.stm
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/04/201042554723575134.html