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On 7 September in Japan’s history

ON 7 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on September 7, 2019

786: Birth of Emperor Saga, 52nd Emperor of Japan, who died in 842
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Saga_of_Japan

1939: Death of the Japanese novelist Kyoka Izumi, born on November 4, 1873
http://www.intangible.org/Features/koya/koyaintro1.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ky%C5%8Dka_Izumi

1942: Australian and US forces inflict a significant defeat upon the Japanese at the Battle of Milne Bay that started on August 25
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_milne_bay.html
http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/east/battle-of-milne-bay-greg-mcgregor-recalls-struggle-that-helped-turn-world-war-ii/news-story/2abbc586d42969cf9fbebd627be3347b

1962: Death of Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese historical novelist, born on August 11, 1892
http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/y/eiji-yoshikawa/
http://www.whistlingshade.com/0501/yoshikawa.html

2008: Death of Nagi Noda, Japanese pop artist and director, born in 1973
http://www.boingboing.net/2008/09/10/nagi-noda-japanese-a.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nagi_Noda

2010: A Chinese fishing trawler collides with two Japanese Coast Guard patrol boats in disputed waters near the islands. After the collisions, Japanese sailors board the Chinese vessel and arrest the captain

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2010_Senkaku_boat_collision_incident
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2010/11/201011562855161225.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgt8EbOi9MM

2014: Shinzo Abe becomes the first Japanese prime minister to visit Sri Lanka in 24 years, on the second leg of a South Asian tour that sought to assert Tokyo’s interest in a region where it has ceded influence to China
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-southasia-japan/abe-becomes-first-japanese-pm-to-visit-sri-lanka-in-24-years-idUSKBN0H20HW20140907?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

2014: Death of Yoshiko Ōtaka, Chinese-Japanese actress, singer, and politician, born on February 12, 1920
http://www.theguardian.com/film/2014/sep/22/yoshiko-yamaguchi