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On 27 August in Japan’s history

ON 27 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 27, 2019

663: Remnants of the Korean Baekje Kingdom and their Yamato Japanese allies engage the combined naval forces of the Tang Chinese and Silla Koreans on the Geum River in Korea; the outcome is a significant Tang-Silla victory
http://historum.com/asian-history/54555-battle-hakusonko-baekgang.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Baekgang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baekje

1232: The Formulary of Adjudications is promulgated by Regent Hojo Yasutoki
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goseibai_Shikimoku

1394: Death of Chokei, Emperor of Japan (1368-1383), born in 1343
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chokei

1407: Birth of Ashikaga Yoshikazu, the 5th shogun of the Ashikaga shogunate who reigned from 1423 to 1425,died on March 17, 1425
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashikaga_Yoshikazu

1896: Birth of Kenji Miyazawa, Japanese author and poet who died on September 21, 1933
http://japanfocus.org/-roger-pulvers/2907/article.html
http://www.kenji-world.net/english/who/who.html

1922: Birth of Sosuke Uno, 75th prime minister of Japan from June to August 1989 and forced to resign after a sex scandal, died on 19 May 1998
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S%C5%8Dsuke_Uno

1925: Birth of Saiichi Maruya, Japanese author and critic who died on October 13, 2012

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saiichi_Maruya

Saiichi Maruya

1941: Prince Fumimaro Konoye, prime minister of Japan, announces that he would like to enter into direct negotiations with President Roosevelt in order to prevent the Japanese conflict with China from expanding into world war

1943: Japanese forces evacuate leaving US landing on New Georgia Island in the Pacific Theater and then counterattack
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Georgia_Campaign
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_Theater_of_Operations

1945: US troops land in Japan after Japanese surrender
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Occupation_of_Japan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TyswklkPlM4

1969: The first installment of the Otoko wa Tsurai yo (It’s Tough Being a Man) movies is released in Japan. later recognized in the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest running movie series
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otoko_wa_Tsurai_yo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7_qvCeZhc8

2003: In Beijing, first of a three-day negotiations (six countries including Japan) on the North Korean nuclear programme. Pyongyang says it is ready to declare itself a nuclear state and to test a bomb if the USA refuses to sign a non-aggression treaty

2003-08-27 Pékin

2012 : A man ripped a Japanese flag from a car carrying Japan’s ambassador in Beijing, triggering a protest from Tokyo in the latest flare-up of a territorial row that provoked the worst anti-Japanese protests in years

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-19394393
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2012/08/28/national/car-of-japanese-ambassador-attacked-in-beijing/#.WaH5RShJY2w