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On 29 January in Japan’s history

ON 29 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on January 29, 2019

1598: First assault of the Sino-Korean forces on the Japanese castle of Ulsan
https://wikivividly.com/wiki/Siege_of_Ulsan

1877: Beginning of the Satsuma Rebellion, a revolt of Satsuma ex-samurai against the Meiji government up to September 24, 1877 It was the last, and the most serious, of a series of armed uprisings against the new government
http://www.taisho.com/satsuma.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Satsuma_Rebellion

1943: During the first day of the Battle of Rennell Island, U.S. cruiser Chicago is torpedoed and heavily damaged by Japanese bombers
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_rennell_island.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Rennell_Island

1943-01-29 Battle of Rennell Island

1945; U.S. 38th Division forces land in the Philippines Bataan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bataan_(1945)

1968: Death of Japanese painter Foujita, born on November 27 1886, who lived mainly in France
http://www.dropbears.com/a/art/biography/Tsuguharu_Foujita.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsuguharu_Foujita
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Foujita&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnsb&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=zSUkT_mLJajL0QXihazOCg&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CB0Q_AUoAQ&biw=602&bih=386#q=Foujita&hl=fr&sa=X&rlz=FRFR414&tbm=isch&prmd=imvnsb&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_cp.,cf.osb&fp=ec73e421c570ff73&biw=1192&bih=543

1969: Birth of Hyde, Japanese singer (L’Arc-en-Ciel)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyde_(musician)

1972: Prime Minister Sato says that Japon wish to normalize its relations with PRC

1974: Birth of Koji Wada, Japanese singer and songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C5%8Dji_Wada

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7huzg2eNFFQ

1991: Death of Yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, born on May 6, 1907
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9D0CE4D71530F931A35751C0A967958260
http://quarterlyconversation.com/the-greatest-japanese-writer-youve-never-heard-of
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/401.html

2002: Japanese Premier Junichiro dismisses the Foreign minister Makiko Tanaka, the first women who got this position in Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Makiko_Tanaka

2015: Death of Taeko Kono, Japanese author and critic, born on February 24, 1926
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taeko_Kono
http://www.booksfromjapan.jp/authors/cjw/item/327-taeko-kono