2007 in Japan

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2007
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Japan
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See also: Other events of 2007
List of years in Japan

Events in the year 2007 in Japan.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

The launch of SELENE, 14 September 2007

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • February 20 - A power outage strikes the central area of Nagoya.
  • February 26 - A 7.0 magnitude earthquake strikes off the southern coast of Japan's Ryukyu Island.[3]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

  • June 1 - Archaeologists discover a 2,100-year-old melon in Shiga Prefecture.[13]
  • June 21 - Japan changes the name of Iwo Jima to its original name, Iwo To, to reflect the wishes of its original inhabitants.[14]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

Deaths[edit]

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