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On 1st October in Japan’s history

1st OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 1, 2019

686: Death of Tenmu, Japanese emperor since 672, born in 631
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Tenmu
http://www.mustlovejapan.com/subject/tenmu_jito_kofun/

1887: Birth of Shizuichi Tanaka, Japanese general who shot himself on August 24, 1945
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=372
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shizuichi_Tanaka

1937: The Japanese city Handa is founded in Aichi Prefecture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handa,_Aichi

1952: In the Japanese general elections, the Liberal Party gets an absolute majority. The Communists loses all their seats
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1952
http://www.jstor.org/discover/10.2307/1950965?uid=3738016&uid=2129&uid=2&uid=70&uid=4&sid=21104717003177

1958: Birth of Masato Nakamura, Japanese musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masato_Nakamura
http://www.ocremix.org/composer/id/26/masato-nakamura/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9G2h_yC110

1964: The Shinkansen ( Bullet Train ) network of high-speed railway lines in Japan opens to co-incide with the Tokyo Olympics with the first trains traveling at 210 km/h
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2014/09/20/editorials/half-century-shinkansen/#.VCsJlL1OLTY

1964 Shinkansen_type_0

1986: Birth of Sayaka Kanda, Japanese singer
http://eiga.wikia.com/wiki/Sayaka_Kanda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ey67y84XDw

1987: Birth of Hiroki Aiba, Japanese actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroki_Aiba

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cw4xoTXftiI&p=2FEE41B0021FAD8F&playnext=1&index=8

2004: Death of Kim Kumija, Japanese actress born on October 11, 1958
http://www.us.imdb.com/name/nm1065704/maindetails
http://asianmediawiki.com/Kumija_Kim

2006: Death of Jun Tatara, Japanese actor, born on August 4, 1917
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0851071/

2018: Japanese professor Tasuku Honjo wins Nobel in medicine, together with U.S. scientist, for work on cancer therapy
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/10/01/national/science-health/japans-tasuku-honjo-u-s-national-james-p-allison-win-nobel-prize-physiology-medicine/#.W7JuaGgzY2w
https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/us-japanese-pair-win-nobel-medicine-prize-for-cancer-therapy-10777152