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On 30 December in Japan’s history

ON 30 DECEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on December 30, 2018

1884: Birth of Hideki Tojo, Japanese Prime Minister (1941-1944), sentenced to death for war crimes and hanged in December 1948
http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/tojo-hideki
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/tojo-is-born

1927: The Ginza Line, the first subway line in Asia, opens in Tokyo, Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokyo_Metro_Ginza_Line

1979: Death of Hiragushi Denchu, Japanese sculptor, born on February 23, 1872
https://www.wmf.org/project/denchu-hirakushi-house-and-atelier

http://www.shoga.jp/e-products/eu/eu-4.htm

1997: Death of Shinichi Hoshi, Japanese novelist, born on September 6, 1926
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/obituary-shinichi-hoshi-1145209.html
http://www.iromegane.com/entertainment/king-of-short-short-shin-ichi-hoshi/

Shinichi Hoshi