Peruvian Constitutional Crisis of 1992
The 1992 Fujimori's Auto-Coup, also known as the Autogolpe of 1992, was a constitutional crisis that occurred in Peru in 1992, after President Alberto Fujimori dissolved the Congress of Peru as well a...
Yukio Koshimori
Yukio Koshimori (越森 幸夫, Koshimori Yukio, 10 December 1930 – 28 February 2005) was a Japanese politician. He was mayor of Okushiri, Hokkaidō when Okushiri Island was hit by a devastating earthq...
Wokou
Wokou (Chinese: 倭寇; pinyin: Wōkòu; Japanese: わこう Wakō; Korean: 왜구 Waegu), which literally translates to "Japanese pirates" or "dwarf pirates", were pirates who raided the coastlines of China, ...
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Tadahiro Ando
Tadahiro Ando (安藤 忠恕, Andō Tadahiro, March 9, 1941 – April 30, 2010) was the Governor of Miyazaki Prefecture from 2003 to 2006. In 2009, Ando was convicted of bribe-taking and bid-rigging whic...
Kakuei Tanaka
Kakuei Tanaka (田中 角栄 or 田中 角榮, Tanaka Kakuei, 4 May 1918 – 16 December 1993) was a Japanese politician who served in the House of Representatives from April 26, 1947 to January 24, 1990,...
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Jitsuo Inagaki
Jitsuo Inagaki (稲垣 実男, Inagaki Jitsuo, March 28, 1928 – March 5, 2009) was a Japanese politician and cabinet member.Inagaki was elected to his first term in the Japanese House of Representativ...
Yū Kikumura
Yū Kikumura (菊村 憂, Kikumura Yū, born 1947) was allegedly a member of the Japanese Red Army, an armed militant organization.Police arrested Kikumura in Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in 1986 whe...
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Shintaro Katsu
Shintaro Katsu (勝 新太郎, Katsu Shintarō), 29 November 1931 – 21 June 1997, was a Japanese actor, singer, producer, and director.
Born Toshio Okumura (奥村 利夫 Okumura Toshio) on 29 November 193...
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Manabu Oshio
Manabu Oshio (押尾 学, Oshio Manabu, born May 6, 1978) is a Japanese former singer and actor. He is the former vocalist of the band LIV. He was convicted in 2011 of drug use and failing to provid...
Shingo Nishimura
Shingo Nishimura (西村 真悟, Nishimura Shingo, born July 7, 1948) is a Japanese politician. Member of Party for Future Generations. Former member of Representative.
A native of Sakai, Osaka an...
Isao Okazaki
Isao Okazaki (岡崎 功, Okazaki Isao, 1920–2006) was a Japanese right-wing activist who caused the Matsue Incident in 1945.
He was born Isao Okazaki (岡崎 允佐夫, Okazaki Isao) in Shimane P...
Fūma Kotarō
Fūma Kotarō (風魔 小太郎) was the name adopted by the leader of the ninja Fūma clan (風魔一党, Fūma-ittō) during the Sengoku era of feudal Japan. According to some records, his name was originally ...
Barrios Altos massacre
The Barrios Altos massacre took place on 3 November 1991, in the Barrios Altos neighborhood of Lima, Peru. Fifteen people, including an eight-year-old child, were killed, and four more injured, by ass...
Japanese embassy hostage crisis
The Japanese embassy hostage crisis began on 17 December 1996 in Lima, Peru, when 14 members of the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) took hostage hundreds of high-level diplomats, governmen...
La Cantuta massacre
The La Cantuta massacre, in which a university professor and nine students from Lima's La Cantuta University were abducted by a military death squad and "disappeared", took place in Peru on 18 July 19...
Takao Fujinami
Takao Fujinami (藤波 孝生, Fujinami Takao) (December 3, 1932 – October 28, 2007) was a Japanese politician, former Chief Cabinet Secretary and House of Representatives member.Born in Ise, Mi...