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On 7 October in Japan’s history

ON 7 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 7, 2019

1242: Death of Japanese emperor Juntoku (1210-1221)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Juntoku

1940: The McCollum memo proposes bringing the U.S. into the war in Europe by provoking the Japanese to attack the United States.
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/on-this-day/September-October-08/On-this-Day–McCollum-Memo-Delivered.html
http://whatreallyhappened.com/WRHARTICLES/McCollum/index.html

1943: 96 American Prisoners of War are executed by the Japanese on Wake Island for allegedly trying to make radio contact with U.S. forces
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-execute-nearly-100-american-prisoners-on-wake-island

1945: Japanese at Rioekioe Islands surrender

1946: Birth of Yukiko Kobayashi, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0462085/

1958: Birth of Yoshihiro Kato, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1174634/
http://jdorama.com/artiste.601.htm

1960: Birth of Kyosuke Himuro, Japanese singer-songwriter and guitarist
http://finalfantasy.wikia.com/wiki/Kyosuke_Himuro

1967: Birth of Takahiro Izutani, Japanese composer
http://wapedia.mobi/en/Takahiro_Izutani

1972: Birth of Shinsuke Izutsu, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0412839/

1973: Japanese Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka begins a visit to Moscow, until October 10
http://www.wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1973TOKYO14218_b.html

1984: Birth of Ikuta Toma, Japanese Singer/Actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikuta_Toma
http://www.jdorama.com/artiste.869.htm

1986: Death of Yojiro Ishizaka, Japanese novelist, born on January 25, 1900
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Y%C5%8Djir%C5%8D_Ishizaka
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0411151/

1988: Birth of Mai Saito, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1204069/

2014: Three Japan-born scientists — Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura — win the Nobel Prize in physics for the invention of blue light-emitting diodes — a new energy-efficient and environmentally friendly light source
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29518521