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  • With its Country Official Name, Japan.Japan's capital city is Tokyo which can be found in Asia.Japan is an independent county.The dailing code for the country is (+81)

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Today in History for July 14

On this day in 2017

  • ALBUMS
  • Dear was released by Boris. Originally intended as the last album for the Japanese experimental metal band, but they came out of the recording studio with three albums worth of material.
  • Soft Sounds From Another Planet was released by Japanese Breakfast. The second full-length release for Michelle Zauner solo project was produced with Craig Hendrix.

On this day in 2015

  • GAMING: PLAYSTATION 4
  • Godzilla for PlayStation 4 is released. Developed by Japanese videogame studio NATSUME ATARI, GODZILLA places players in control of one of the most famous and destructive monsters in entertainment history. As Godzilla players will trample and lay waste to cities and environments with the goal of taking out each area’s Energy Generator while collecting as much G-Energy as possible. The G-Energy can then be used to power-up Godzilla, increasing both his physical size as well as his offensive and defensive skills. The game will also allow players to utilize a dynamic Movie-Style Camera Angle System, delivering the most epic camera angles from which to destroy both a multitude of locations as well as classic enemies such as Mothra, King Ghidorah, and Mechagodzilla.

On this day in 2012

  • EVENTS
  • Floods on the Japanese island of Kyushu kill 20 and displace 250,000.

On this day in 2007

  • EVENTS
  • A pair of glasses worn by former Beatle John Lennon sparked a bidding war after being offered for sale online. The circular sunglasses were worn by Lennon during The Beatles 1966 tour of Japan, where the band played some of their last ever live dates. Anonymous rival bidders had pushed the price as high as £750,000 at online auction house 991.com..

On this day in 2000

  • BIRTHS
  • Rikako Ikee, Japanese swimmer, Edogawa-ku, born in Japan.
  • Uta Abe, judoka, Kobe, born in Japan.

On this day in 1998

  • BIRTHS
  • Riku Kamigaki, Soccer Player, born in Japan.

On this day in 1997

  • BIRTHS
  • Yuki Kakita, Soccer Player, born in Japan.

On this day in 1996

  • BIRTHS
  • Daichi Miyata, Japanese figure skater, Onojo, born in Japan.
  • Kazuma Takayama, Soccer Player, born in Japan.

On this day in 1995

  • BIRTHS
  • Hayato Sumino, Pianist, born in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Ryoma Yamamoto, Japanese athlete, Nagasaki Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1994

  • BIRTHS
  • Yu Nakasato, Japanese association football player, Tokyo, born in Japan.
  • Takuya Iwata, Japanese association football player, Tokyo, born in Japan.
  • DEATHS
  • Taeko Kuwata, Japanese Belgian pianist (Duo Crommelynck), commits suicide at about 47.

On this day in 1993

  • BIRTHS
  • Sayaka Yamamoto, Japanese singer, NMB48 member, Osaka, born in Japan.
  • Masaya Tomizawa, Soccer Player, born in Japan.
  • Minami Shimizu, Japanese field hockey player (1993-), Hiroshima Prefecture, born in Japan.
  • Tatsuya Sanmaido, Japanese shogi player, Urayasu, born in Japan.

On this day in 1992

  • BIRTHS
  • Taku Ushinohama, Soccer Player, born in Japan.
  • Keijiro Ogawa, Soccer Player, born in Japan.

On this day in 1991

  • BIRTHS
  • Yuya Nagayoshi, Japanese basketball player, Kagoshima Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1989

  • BIRTHS
  • Hishofuji Hiroki, sumo wrestler (b. 1989), Hyogo Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1988

  • BIRTHS
  • Masashi Kuriyama, Japanese volleyball player, Ureshino, born in Japan.

On this day in 1987

  • BIRTHS
  • Koshiro Yamamuro, baseball player, Seya-ku, born in Japan.

On this day in 1986

  • BIRTHS
  • Megumi Honda, Japanese handball player, Okinawa Prefecture, born in Japan.
  • Yusuke Yamagata, Japanese association football player, Morioka, born in Japan.

On this day in 1985

  • BIRTHS
  • Terukazu TANAKA, Soccer Player, born in Japan .

On this day in 1984

  • BIRTHS
  • Masanari Omura, Japanese association football player, Komaki, born in Japan.

On this day in 1983

  • SPORTS
  • Mario Bros. is first released by Nintendo in Japan as an arcade game about an Italian-American plumber.

On this day in 1982

  • BIRTHS
  • Hiroshi Fukushima, Japanese association football player, Nagoya, born in Japan.

On this day in 1981

  • BIRTHS
  • Yomi, Japanese vocalist (Nightmare).
  • Yomi [Jun Chiba], Japanese rock vocalist (Nightmare), born in Osaki, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.
  • Takuya Furuya, baseball player, Kitami, born in Japan.

On this day in 1979

  • BIRTHS
  • Yukiko Motoya, Japanese writer, novelist and seiyu, Tokyo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1978

  • BIRTHS
  • Ryuji KAWAI, Soccer Player, born in Japan .

On this day in 1977

  • BIRTHS
  • Mototsugu Shimizu, Japanese professional wrestler, Suginami-ku, born in Japan.

On this day in 1975

  • BIRTHS
  • Hiroshi Tsukamoto, Japanese baseball player, Saitama Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1973

  • BIRTHS
  • Jun Kitagawa, Japanese mixed martial artist, Japan, born in Japan.
  • Kouta Hirano, Japanese manga artist, Adachi-ku, born in Japan.

On this day in 1972

  • BIRTHS
  • Masami Suzuki, Japanese voice actress, Chigasaki, born in Japan.

On this day in 1969

  • BIRTHS
  • Yasuhiro Yoshida, Japanese association football player, Hiroshima, born in Japan.

On this day in 1968

  • BIRTHS
  • Mitsuaki Kojima, Japanese association football player, Nagasaki Prefecture, born in Japan.
  • Kazushi Sakuraba, Japanese mixed martial artist and professional wrestler, Showa, Akita, Japan.

On this day in 1964

  • BIRTHS
  • Kippei Shiina, Japanese actor, Mie Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1963

  • BIRTHS
  • Michel Miyazawa, Japanese association football player, Chiba Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1962

  • BIRTHS
  • Maha Harada, Japanese novelist, Kodaira, born in Japan.

On this day in 1961

  • BIRTHS
  • Keiko Saito, Japanese actress, Kobayashi, born in Japan.

On this day in 1953

  • BIRTHS
  • Katsuya Okada, Japanese politician, Yokkaichi, born in Japan.

On this day in 1952

  • BIRTHS
  • Takenori Imura, martial artist, Shizuoka Prefecture, born in Japan.
  • Yutaka Mizutani, actor, Ashibetsu, born in Japan.

On this day in 1949

  • BIRTHS
  • Toyokazu Nomura, Japanese judoka, Koryo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1945

  • EVENTS
  • Battleship USS South Dakota is 1st US ship to bombard Japan.

On this day in 1944

  • BIRTHS
  • Hiroshi Kume, Japanese broadcaster, Urawa, born in Japan.

On this day in 1937

  • POLITICS
  • Yoshiro Mori, Japanese politician, Prime Minister of Japan (2000-01), born in Nomi, Japan.

On this day in 1935

  • BIRTHS
  • Nakanishi Natsuyuki, Japanese artist, Tokyo, born in Japan.
  • Ei-Ichi Negishi, Japanese chemist, Tacoma, born in United States.

On this day in 1934

  • BIRTHS
  • Jun Hazumi, Japanese voice actor, Tokyo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1933

  • BIRTHS
  • Masae Kasai, volleyball player, Minamiarupusu, born in Japan.

On this day in 1925

  • BIRTHS
  • Satoru Yamamoto, Grand Chamberlain of Japan, Tokyo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1923

  • BIRTHS
  • Michiko Hirayama, Japanese voice musician, Tokyo, born in Japan.
  • Michio Hikitsuchi, Japanese aikidoka, Wakayama Prefecture, born in Japan.
  • Akira Nakajima,, Kumamoto Prefecture, born in Japan.

On this day in 1915

  • BIRTHS
  • Sadako Yamamoto, Japanese javelin thrower, Matsuyama, born in Japan.

On this day in 1894

  • BIRTHS
  • Paul Aijiro Yamaguchi, Japanese Bishop of the Roman Catholic Church, Nishisonogi District, born in Japan.
  • Masaji Kitano, Japanese businessman, Tokyo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1888

  • BIRTHS
  • Ton Satomi, Japanese author, Yokohama, born in Japan.

On this day in 1885

  • BIRTHS
  • Morita Fukui, Japanese baseball commissioner, Naka-ku, born in Japan.

On this day in 1853

  • EVENTS
  • Commodore Perry requests trade relations with Japan.

On this day in 1810

  • BIRTHS
  • Tokugawa Naritaka, daimyo, Edo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1801

  • BIRTHS
  • Tsubaki Chinzan, Japanese painter, Edo, born in Japan.

On this day in 1793

  • BIRTHS
  • Matsudaira Nobuyori, daimyo who ruled the Yoshida Domain, Okachi, born in Japan.

On this day in 1777

  • BIRTHS
  • Tanomura Chikuden, Japanese artist, Taketa, born in Japan.

On this day in 1572

  • BIRTHS
  • Sakai Tadayo, daimyo, Owari Province, born in Japan.

On this day in 926

  • BIRTHS
  • Emperor Murakami, Emperor of Japan, Heian-kyo, born in Japan.

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