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On 5 February in Japan’s history

ON 5 FEBRUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on February 5, 2019

806: Death of Kammu, 50th emperor of Japan, born in 736
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Kammu

976: Birth of Sanjo, the 67th Emperor of Japan (1011-1016) who died on June 5, 1017
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sanj%C5%8D

1160: In Japan, Taira no Kiyomori crushes Minamoto ending the Heiji rebellion
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taira_no_Kiyomori
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minamoto_clan
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Heiji_Disturbance

1597: A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirishitan

1852: Birth of Terauchi Masatake, Japanese field marshal and politician, 9th Prime Minister of Japan (1916-1918) who died on November 11, 1919
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terauchi_Masatake

1917: Birth of Isuzu Yamada, Japanese actress, who died on July 9, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isuzu_Yamada
http://www.filmreference.com/Actors-and-Actresses-Wi-Z/Yamada-Isuzu.html

Yamada Isuzu

1945: US troop under the command of general Douglas MacArthur enter Manila starting the very bloody Battle of Manila intramuros
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_for_the_Liberation_of_Manila

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wq21np7y5Ig

1972: Birth of Koriki Choshu, Japanese comedian
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koriki_Ch%C5%8Dsh%C5%AB
http://www.ninjawarriortv.com/choshu-koriki-most-famous-gut-in-japan/

1995: Japan’s Shinshinto Party wins local elections
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Frontier_Party_(Japan)