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On 3 May in Japan’s history

Poll: Japan voters split on revising pacifist constitution

ON 3 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on May 3, 2018

1904: Japanese occupation of Dalian from the Russians, up to 1945
http://articles.latimes.com/1986-04-11/business/fi-4178_1_japanese-presence

1928: In China, Japanese clash with the Kuomingtang (KMT) troops in Jinan, during the Northern Expedition
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jinan_Incident
https://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=243

1942: Japanese naval troops invade Tugali Island in the Solomon islands during the first part of Operation Mo, resulting in the Battle of Coral Sea between Japanese forces and forces from the United State and Australia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-battle-of-the-coral-sea-begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Tulagi_(May_1942)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Mo

1946: The International Military Tribunal for the Far East begins in Tokyo against 28 Japanese military and government officials accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-war-crimes-trial-begins

1947: New post-war Japanese constitution goes into effect

Poll: Japan voters split on revising pacifist constitution

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/new-japanese-constitution-goes-into-effect
http://www.constitution.org/cons/japan.txt

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

1977: Birth of Mashima Hiro, Japanese Mangagaka
http://www.mangaupdates.com/authors.html?id=750

2007: Death of Knock Yokoyama, Japanese comedian and politician, born on 30 January 1932
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knock_Yokoyama

 

Holidays and observances

Japan: Constitution Day