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On 19 October in Japan’s history

ON 19 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 19, 2019

1276: Birth of Prince Hisaaki, 8th shogun of the Kamakura shogunate, who died on November 16, 1328
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Hisaaki

1943: Local Chinese and native Suluks rise up against the Japanese occupation of North Borneo. The revolt, staged in the capital, Jesselton, resulted in the deaths of 40 Japanese soldiers

1956: Japan and Soviet Union sign an agreement that put an end to the state of war between the two countries
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soviet%E2%80%93Japanese_Joint_Declaration_of_1956
http://www.ioc.u-tokyo.ac.jp/~worldjpn/documents/texts/docs/19561019.D1E.html

Russie 1956-10-19

1967: Birth of Yoko Shimomura, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoko_Shimomura
http://squarehaven.com/people/Yoko-Shimomura/

1968: Yasunari Kawabata becomes the first Japanese person to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1968/kawabata-docu.html
http://www.nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=384

1979: Birth of Hiromi Yanagihara, Japanese singer who died in a car accident on July 16, 1999
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiromi_Yanagihara
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6n5lz_live-country-musume-uwaki-na-honey_music