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On 27 October in Japan’s history

On 27 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 27, 2019

1816: Death of Santō Kyōden, Japanese poet, writer and artist, born on September 13, 1761
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Santo_Kyoden
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sant%C5%8D_Ky%C5%8Dden

Santo Kyoden

1858: Birth of Saitō Makoto, Japanese naval officer and politician, 30th Prime Minister of Japan who died on February 26, 1936
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sait%C5%8D_Makoto
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Saito-Ma.html

1906: Birth of Kazuo Ohna, Japanese dancer who died on June 3, 2010
http://www.kazuoohnodancestudio.com/english/kazuo/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lbLkYxDgTY

1930: In Taiwan, Wushe Incident. 134 Japanese citizens are killed
http://www.takaoclub.com/monaludao/wusheincident.htm
http://www.taiwanfirstnations.org/Wushe.html

1930-10-27 Wushe incident 2

1934: Birth of Akira Miyazaki, Japanese film writer.
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0594496/
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=10893

Akira Miyazaki

1937: Birth of Koichi Ose, Japanese actor
http://imdb.com/name/nm0997681/bio
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koichi_Ose


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pui1K3B3K8Q

1962: Birth of Ikkei Watanabe, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0913814/
http://www.jdorama.com/artiste.320.htm

1982: Birth of Takashi Tsukamoto, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takashi_Tsukamoto
http://asianmediawiki.com/Takashi_Tsukamoto


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8wjlUKS65Y

1987: Birth of Thelma Aoyama, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thelma_Aoyama


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O_8EQePwnRg

2008: Death of Frank Nagai, Japanese singer, born on March 18, 1932
http://www.japan-zone.com/news/2008/11/03/showa_star_frank_nagai_dies.shtml
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0619075/

 

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

2016: Emperor Hirohito’s younger brother, Prince Mikasa, dead at 100
http://www.dw.com/en/emperor-hirohitos-younger-brother-prince-mikasa-dead-at-100/a-36167838
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takahito,_Prince_Mikasa

On 14 November in Japan’s history

ON 14 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 14, 2018

669: Death of Fujiwara no Kamatari, Japanese politician, born in 614
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fujiwara_no_Kamatari
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Fujiwara_no_Kamatari

1643: Japanese emperor Go-Komyo is enthroned
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Komyo_of_Japan

1691: Death of Tosa Mitsuoki, Japanese painter, born on November 21, 1617
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tosa_Mitsuoki
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/55.94.1,2
https://www.google.fr/search?q=tosa+mitsuoki+biography&biw=1080&bih=496&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMIsZOo66OOyQIVQX4aCh0FPAkq&dpr=1.25

Tosa Mitsuoki 3

1949: Death of Matsudaira Tsuneo, Japanese diplomat, born on 17 April  1877
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Matsudai.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matsudaira_Tsuneo

 

On 11 November in Japan’s history

ON 11 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 11, 2018

1921: Opening of Washington Naval Conference between Britain, France, Japan and United States for discussions of issues in the Pacific and Far East (up to February 1922)
http://totallyhistory.com/washington-naval-conference/
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/naval-arms-control-1921.htm

1921-11-11 Naval conference

1939:Death of Murakami Kagaku, Japanese painter, born on July 3, 1888
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kagaku_Murakami
http://clocktower.org/show/acaw-09-the-life-and-work-of-murakami-kagaku-1889-1939
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Murakami+Kagaku&rlz=1C2EODB_enFR584FR584&biw=1366&bih=600&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=KC1hVILgN87haOmGgvAB&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

Murakami Kagatu 2

1941: Birth of Shunsuke Ikeda, Japanese actor who died on June 11, 2010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shunsuke_Ikeda

1983: President Reagan becomes the first US president to address Japanese legislature
https://www.politico.com/story/2017/11/11/reagan-addresses-japanese-parliament-nov-11-1983-244702

1983-11-14 Reagan Hirohito

1987: Birth of Yuya Tegoshi, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuya_Tegoshi
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2koay_yuya-tegoshi-you-world-is-yours_music

1989: Birth of Reina Tanaka, Japanese pop singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reina_Tanaka
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x201fq_reina-tanaka-memory-seisyun-no-hika_music

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x201fq_reina-tanaka-memory-seisyun-no-hika_music

 

 

 

On 10 November in Japan’s history

ON 10 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 10, 2018

1868: Birth of Gichin Funakoshi, Japanese martial artist who died on April 26, 1957
https://shotokai.com/gichin-funakoshi-sensei-informal-biography/

1928: Michinomiya Hirohito (Showa) is crowned the 124th emperor of Japan (up to 1989)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/hirohito-crowned-in-japan
https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/hirohito-3845.php

1928-11-10 Hirohito coronation

1941: Birth of Kyu Sakamoto, a popular Japanese singer and actor who died in August 1985 in an air crash
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyu_Sakamoto

1948: Birth of Shigesato Itoi, Japanese novelist and video game designer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shigesato_Itoi
http://starmen.net/credits/shigesatoitoi.php

1988: Birth of Chisaki Hama, former Japanese actress and model
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chisaki_Hama

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ngEIV0IVnI

2014: Death of Ken Takakura, Japanese actor and singer, born on February 16, 1931
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30092460
http://www.theguardian.com/film/2014/nov/18/ken-takakura
http://www.tofugu.com/2015/01/19/ken-takakura-bunta-sugawara-death-yakuza-cinema/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2PtYzgRgPhM

 

On 6 November in Japan’s history

ON 6 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 6, 2018

1231: Death of Japanese 83rd emperor Tsuchimikado (1198-1210), born on January 3, 1196
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Tsuchimikado

1892: Birth of Tatsuo Hoshino, Japanese writer, who died on June 4, 1968
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2368361/

Tatsuo Hoshino

1942: During World War II, Carlson’s patrol during the Guadalcanal Campaign begins
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Carlson’s_patrol
http://ww2gravestone.com/people/carlson-evans-fordyce/
http://12tfw.org/longpatrol.pdf

1944: Birth of Takashi Koisumi, Japanese firm director
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0463596/

1967: Birth of Fujiko Takimoto, Japanese actress
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=1552

1982: Birth of Sowelu, Japanese pop singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sowelu

1987: Yasuhiro Nakasone, Japanese premier since November 1982 quits his  position. He is succeeded by Noboru Takeshima

1989: Death of Japanese actor Yusaku Matsuda, born on August 25, 1950
http://www.midnighteye.com/features/yusaku_matsuda.shtml

2005: Death of Minako Honda, a Japanese “idol” pop-star and musical  singer, nicknamed as “Japan’s Madonna”, born on July 31, 1967
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minako_Honda
http://nippop.com/artist/artist_id-136/artist_name-minako_honda/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5GWRZSlCCxs

2011: Japanese coastguard arrest the captain of a Chinese fishing boat for breaking Japanese fishing laws
http://news.asiaone.com/News/Latest+News/Asia/Story/A1Story20111220-317326.html

On 5 November in Japan’s history

ON 5 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 5, 2018

1559: Death of Kano Motonobu, Japanese painter, born on August 28, 1476
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kano_Motonobu
https://www.google.fr/search?q=kano+motonobu&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=EnaWUOT3OIWmhAfg34DwAQ&ved=0CAoQ_AUoAQ&biw=601&bih=359

1941: Birth of Yoshiyuki Tomino, Japanese animator, director, and screenwriter
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=100
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshiyuki_Tomino

1941: The Combine Japanese Fleet receive Top-Secret Order No. 1: In 34 days time, Pearl Harbor is to be bombed, along with Mayala, the Dutch East Indies, and the Philippines
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-order-is-given-bomb-pearl-harbor

1985: Birth of Tanaka Koki, Japanese idol (member of KAT-TUN)
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Tanaka_Koki

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbsuK_2BCuw

1991: Kiichi Miyazawa is appointed prime minister of Japan (up to August  1993)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiichi_Miyazawa

2002: Death of Bunjaku Han, Japanese actress, born on April 15, 1948
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0359149