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On 10 October in Japan’s history

ON 10 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S  HISTORY

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Updated on October 10, 2019

1913: Death of Katsura Taro, three times Japan prime minister between 1901 and 1913
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katsura_Tar%C5%8D
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/52.html

1932: Birth of Hizuru Takachiho, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0846998/

Hizuru Takachiho

1938: Birth of Daido Moriyama, Japanese photographer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daid%C5%8D_Moriyama
http://www.moriyamadaido.com/english/

1943: Double Tenth Incident in Japanese controlled Singapore
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_Tenth_Incident

1946: Birth of Naoto Kan, co-founder and president of the Japanese Democratic Party, Prime Minister (2010-2011)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naoto_Kan

1957:Birth of Rumiko Takahashi, Japanese artist
http://www.furinkan.com/takahashi/bio.html

1964: Opening of the 1964 Summer Olympics (first in Asia) held in Tokyo, up to October 24

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QS5-iLZHaNA

1965: Birth of Toshi, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toshi_(musician)

1984: Birth of Chiaki Kuriyama, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiaki_Kuriyama
http://chiakiusa.tripod.com/

2012: Because tensions with Tokyo, China’s central bank governor and finance minister have withdrawn from upcoming International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank meetings being held in Japan
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/10/2012101073632603923.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19893398