2000 in Japan

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2000
in
Japan
Decades:
See also: Other events of 2000
List of years in Japan

The following lists events that happened during 2000 in Japan.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • February 6: Osaka gubernatorial election - Osaka's first female governor, Fusae Ohta, is elected.

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

  • May 14: Obuchi dies.[2]
  • May 15: Yoshiro Mori makes his first major gaffe, referring to Japan as a "divine nation centering on the Emperor."[3]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

  • August 1: New 500-yen coins enter circulation.

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]