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On 7 June in Japan’s history

ON 7 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on 7 June 2019

1358: Death of Ashikaga Takauji, founder of the Ashigaga shogunate (1338-1958), born in 1305
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashikaga_Takauji

1938: The Chinese Nationalist government starts to cause the 1938 Yellow River flood to halt Japanese forces. 500,000 to 900,000 civilians are killed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1938_Yellow_River_flood

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZtdf3q_WRQ

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y_vUWh56idU

1942: Japanese are defeated in the Battle of Midway. Adm Nimitz wins 1st WW II naval defeat of Japan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/7/newsid_3499000/3499378.stm
http://www.molossia.org/milacademy/midway.html

1942: Japanese soldiers occupy the American islands of Attu and Kiska in the Aleutian Islands off Alaska
http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/battle-of-attu
http://www.kuriositas.com/2012/11/the-forgotten-battle-japanese-invasion.html
https://www.quora.com/Why-did-the-Japanese-occupy-Attu-and-Kiska-during-the-second-world-war

1942-06-07 Japanese land on Kiska

1945: Death of Kitaro Nishida, Japanese philosopher, born on June 17, 1870
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/nishida-kitaro/

2008: Japan and North Korea resume talks after a break of nine months