1899 in Japan

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1899
in
Japan

Decades:
See also: Other events of 1899
List of years in Japan

Events in the year 1899 in Japan. It corresponds to Meiji 32 (明治32年) in the Japanese calendar.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • July 17 – NEC Corporation is organized as the first Japanese joint venture with foreign capital.

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • January 21 – Katsu Kaishū, statesman and naval engineer (b. 1823)
  • September 26 – Ōki Takatō, statesman, Mayor of Tokyo (b. 1832)

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