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On 9 January in Japan’s history

ON 9 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on January 9, 2019

1562: Death of Amago Haruhisa, Japanese warlord, born on March 4, 1514
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amago_Haruhisa

1624: Birth of Empress Meisho, 109th emperor of Japan (1629-1643) and the seventh woman to ascend the Chrysanthemum Throne, who died in December 1696
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Meish%C5%8D

1945: US forces land on Luzon island (Philippines) with 67,000 soldiers
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/867/today-in-philippine-history-january-9-1945-general-macarthur-landed-at-bonuan-in-lingayen-pangasinan

1979: Birth of Tomiko Van, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomiko_Van
http://vantomiko.free.fr/website-fr/

1987: Birth of Mao Inoue, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mao_Inoue

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

1988: Death of Jukichi Uno, Japanese actor born on 27 September 1914
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0881303/

1998: Death of Kenichi Fukui, Japanese chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry laureate, born on October 4, 1918

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1981/fukui-bio.html

2014: China has taken its feud with Japan to the UN, questioning Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s “erroneous outlook” on history after he visited a shrine commemorating former leaders convicted as war criminals
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/01/china-takes-japan-shrine-dispute-un-20141912939172706.html