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On 4 October in Japan’s history

ON 4 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 4, 2019

763: China’s Tang Dynasty monk Jian Zhen monk dies in Japan where he was a main teacher of Buddhism
http://www.buddhisma2z.com/content.php?id=201

1305: Death of the 90th Japanese emperor Kameyama (1259-1274)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Kameyama

1918: Birth of Kenichi Fukui, chemistry Nobel Prize in 1981
https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/1981/fukui/auto-biography/

1931: Aerial circus star Clyde Pangborn take off from Sabishiro Beach for the first nonstop flight across the Pacific Ocean
http://www.wired.com/2010/10/1005first-nonstop-transpacific-flight/

1945: Meeting of Minister of State Konoye (Konoe) and General MacArthur to discuss the necessity of a new constitution
http://www.ndl.go.jp/constitution/e/shiryo/01/025_1shoshi.html

Konoe 1941

1957: Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives at Tokyo for a ten-day visit. The joint communiqué will insist on the necessity to suspend the nuclear tests

1957-10-04 Nehru

1961: Birth of Kazuki Takahashi, manga writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazuki_Takahashi

1963: Birth of Koji Ishikawa, Japanese children’s book author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koji_Ishikawa_(illustrator)
http://www.kojiishikawa.com/english/profile/index.html

1981: Birth of Juka, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juka

1983: Birth of Risa Kudo, Japanese gravure idol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Risa_Kud%C5%8D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR7doWOxtA4

1996: Death of Masaki Kobayashi, Japanese film director from cardiac arrest
http://www.filmreference.com/Directors-Jo-Ku/Kobayashi-Masaki.html
http://www.filmref.com/directors/dirpages/kobayashi.html


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeM9n_ihDsk

2005: Japan’s cabinet endorses a one-year extension of the country’s naval mission to support US-led troops in Afghanistan

2009: Shoichi Nakagawa, the former finance minister of Japan who was forced to deny that he was drunk at a news conference in February, has been found dead
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/10/20091043375284638.html

2013: Death of Akira Miyoshi, Japanese composer, born on January 10, 1933
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/10/05/national/renowned-composer-akira-miyoshi-dies-at-80/#.VhAifDi6HVJ

 

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