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On 31 May in Japan’s history

ON 31 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on 31 May 2019

1408: Death of Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, 3th shogun (1368-1394) of the Ashikaga shogunate. Born on September 25, 1358
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashikaga_Yoshimitsu


1835: Birth of Hijikata Toshizo, deputy military leader of Shinsengumi, who resisted to the Meiji Restoration, and died in a battle on June 20, 1869
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/316.html

1914: Birth of Akira Ifukube, Japanese composer, who died on February 2, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akira_Ifukube
http://www.akiraifukube.org/home.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wNMpGrRk50

1942: Japanese Navy midget submarines begin a series of attacks on Sydney, Australia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Sydney_Harbour
http://naa.gov.au/collection/fact-sheets/fs192.aspx

https://youtu.be/dcy1vM1EGoE