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Sapporo

Index Sapporo

is the fifth largest city of Japan by population, and the largest city on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido. [1]

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Ainu language

Ainu (Ainu: アイヌ・イタㇰ Aynu.

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Ainu people

The Ainu or the Aynu (Ainu アィヌ ''Aynu''; Japanese: アイヌ Ainu; Russian: Айны Ajny), in the historical Japanese texts the Ezo (蝦夷), are an indigenous people of Japan (Hokkaido, and formerly northeastern Honshu) and Russia (Sakhalin, the Kuril Islands, and formerly the Kamchatka Peninsula).

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Air Do

, previously known.

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Air Nippon Network

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Akira Ifukube

(31 May 1914 – 8 February 2006) was a Japanese composer, best known for his works on the film scores of the Godzilla movies since 1954.

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Akira Kurosawa

was a Japanese film director and screenwriter, who directed 30 films in a career spanning 57 years.

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Alexander Tcherepnin

Alexander Nikolayevich Tcherepnin (Алекса́ндр Никола́евич Черепни́н; 21 January 1899 – 29 September 1977) was a Russian-born composer and pianist.

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Alluvial fan

An alluvial fan is a fan- or cone-shaped deposit of sediment crossed and built up by streams.

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Asahiyama Memorial Park

is a park located in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Asian Winter Games

The Asian Winter Games (AWG) is an international multi-sport event held every four years for members of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) which features winter events.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Atsubetsu-ku, Sapporo

is one of the ten wards in Sapporo city, Japan.

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B.League

The B.League is a professional men's basketball league that began in Japan in September 2016.

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Barbecue

Barbecue or barbeque (informally BBQ or barbie) is a cooking method, a style of food, and a name for a meal or gathering at which this style of food is cooked and served.

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Baroque Revival architecture

The Baroque Revival, also known as Neo-Baroque (or Second Empire architecture in France), was an architectural style of the late 19th century.

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Baseball

Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.

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Basketball

Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.

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Berlin Philharmonic

The Berlin Philharmonic (Berliner Philharmoniker) is a German orchestra based in Berlin.

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Blueberry

Blueberries are perennial flowering plants with blue– or purple–colored berries.

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress is a four-engine propeller-driven heavy bomber designed by Boeing, which was flown primarily by the United States during World War II and the Korean War.

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Chōsen gakkō

Chōsen gakkō (朝鮮学校 Chōsen gakkō; 조선학교) are schools located in Japan at which Korean students receive education.

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Chūō-ku, Sapporo

is one of the ten wards in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Chitose Line

is a railway line in Hokkaido operated by Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido), connecting Numanohata, Tomakomai and Shiroishi Station, Shiroishi Ward, Sapporo, linking the Muroran Main Line and Hakodate Main Line.

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Chitose, Hokkaido

is a city located in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan, and home to the New Chitose Airport, the biggest international airport in Hokkaido and closest airport to Sapporo, as well as the neighboring Chitose Air Base.

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Christmas market

A Christmas market, also known as Christkindlmarkt (literally: Baby Jesus Market), Christkindlesmarkt, Christkindlmarket, Christkindlimarkt, and Weihnachtsmarkt, is a street market associated with the celebration of Christmas during the four weeks of Advent.

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Cities designated by government ordinance of Japan

A, also known as a or, is a Japanese city that has a population greater than 500,000 and has been designated as such by order of the Cabinet of Japan under Article 252, Section 19 of the Local Autonomy Law.

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Cities of Japan

A is a local administrative unit in Japan.

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Common cuckoo

The common cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) is a member of the cuckoo order of birds, Cuculiformes, which includes the roadrunners, the anis and the coucals.

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Crab

Crabs are decapod crustaceans of the infraorder Brachyura, which typically have a very short projecting "tail" (abdomen) (translit.

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Creative Cities Network

The UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) is a project of UNESCO launched in 2004 to promote cooperation among cities which recognized creativity as a major factor in their urban development.

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Curry

Curry (sometimes, plural curries) is an umbrella term referring to a number of dishes originating in the cuisine of the Indian subcontinent.

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Daejeon

Daejeon is South Korea's fifth-largest metropolis.

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Date, Hokkaido

is a city in Iburi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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David Tudor

David Eugene Tudor (January 20, 1926 – August 13, 1996) was an American pianist and composer of experimental music.

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Ebetsu, Hokkaido

is a city in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Edo period

The or is the period between 1603 and 1868 in the history of Japan, when Japanese society was under the rule of the Tokugawa shogunate and the country's 300 regional daimyō.

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Edwin Dun

Edwin Dun (June 19, 1848 – May 15, 1931) was a rancher from Ohio who was employed as an o-yatoi gaikokujin in Hokkaidō by the Hokkaidō Development Commission (Kaitakushi) and advised the Japanese government on modernizing agricultural techniques during the Meiji modernization period.

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Eniwa, Hokkaido

is a city in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2007

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2007 took place 22 February – 4 March 2007 in Sapporo, Japan.

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Flea market

A flea market (or swap meet) is a type of bazaar that rents or provides space to people who want to sell or barter merchandise.

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Foreign government advisors in Meiji Japan

The foreign government advisors in Meiji Japan, known in Japanese as oyatoi gaikokujin (Kyūjitai: 御雇ひ外國人, Shinjitai: 御雇い外国人, "hired foreigners"), were those foreign advisors hired by the Japanese government for their specialized knowledge to assist in the modernization of Japan at the end of the Bakufu and during the Meiji period.

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Former Hokkaidō Government Office

The facilities of the former Hokkaidō Government Office in Sapporo, Japan, include a conference room, a museum shop, a tourist information office, and a few historical exhibition rooms and libraries.

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Fuji Women's University

is a private university in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Fumio Hayasaka

Fumio Hayasaka (早坂 文雄 Hayasaka Fumio; August 19, 1914 – October 15, 1955) was a Japanese composer of classical music and film scores.

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Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan or Temüjin Borjigin (Чингис хаан, Çingis hán) (also transliterated as Chinggis Khaan; born Temüjin, c. 1162 August 18, 1227) was the founder and first Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death.

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Grid plan

The grid plan, grid street plan, or gridiron plan is a type of city plan in which streets run at right angles to each other, forming a grid.

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Gross domestic product

Gross domestic product (GDP) is a monetary measure of the market value of all final goods and services produced in a period (quarterly or yearly) of time.

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Hakodate

is a city and port located in Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Hakodate Main Line

The is a railway line connecting the cities of Hakodate and Asahikawa via Sapporo in Hokkaido, Japan.

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Hōheikan

The is a historical building and a wedding venue, located in Nakajima Park, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Health Sciences University of Hokkaido

The (HSUH) is a private university in Tobetsu, Hokkaido, Japan, established in 1974.

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Herbert von Karajan

Herbert von Karajan (born Heribert Ritter von Karajan; 5 April 1908 – 16 July 1989) was an Austrian conductor.

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Higashi-ku, Sapporo

is one of the 10 wards in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill

is a famous scenic spot located in Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Hokkai Gakuen University

is a private university in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Hokkai Kitayell

is an indoor sporting arena located in Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Japan.

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Hokkai School of Commerce

is a private university in Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Hokkaidō Shrine

The is a Shinto shrine located in Sapporo, Japan.

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Hokkaido

(), formerly known as Ezo, Yezo, Yeso, or Yesso, is the second largest island of Japan, and the largest and northernmost prefecture.

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Hokkaido Bunkyo University

is a private university in Hokkaido, Japan, established in 1999.

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Hokkaido Chuo Bus

The is a Japanese bus company operating local and long-distance buses in Hokkaido prefecture, Japan.

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Hokkaido College of Pharmacy

is a private university in Otaru, Hokkaidō, Japan, established in 1974.

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Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo

is a Japanese professional football club, which plays in the J1 League.

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Hokkaido International School

The is a private American educational system PreK-12 boarding school in Hokkaido.

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Hokkaido Korean Primary, Middle and High School

or the Hokkaido Corean School is a North Korean elementary, junior high, and senior high school in Kiyota-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido.

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Hokkaido Musashi Women's Junior College

is a private junior women's college in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, established in 1967.

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Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters

The are a Japanese professional baseball team based in Sapporo, Hokkaidō.

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Hokkaido Railway Company

The is one of the constituent companies of the Japan Railways Group (JR Group), and is often referred to using its official abbreviation of.

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Hokkaido Shinkansen

The is a Japanese high-speed shinkansen rail line that links up with the Tōhoku Shinkansen in northern Aomori Prefecture in Honshu and continues on into the interior of Hokkaido through the undersea Seikan Tunnel.

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Hokkaido Takushoku Bank

, literally Hokkaidō Exploitation Bank, was a major commercial bank in Japan, founded in 1899 as a "Special Bank" to promote capitalism on the island of Hokkaidō.

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Hokkaido Tokai University

was a university with two campuses in Hokkaido, Japan: the Sapporo campus in Minami-ku, which housed the School of Engineering and the School of International Cultural Relations; and the Asahikawa campus, which housed the School of Art and Technology.

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Hokkaido University

, or, is a Japanese national university in Sapporo, Hokkaido.

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Hokkaido University Botanical Gardens

The are botanical gardens operated by Hokkaido University.

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Hokkaido University of Education

is national, public university, administered by the government of Japan.

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Hokkaido University of Science

, or HUS, is a private university in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan, established in 1967.

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Hokusei Gakuen University

is a four-year private university in Atsubetsu-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Honeysuckle

Honeysuckles (Lonicera,; syn. Caprifolium Mill.) are arching shrubs or twining vines in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to the Northern Hemisphere.

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Honshu

Honshu is the largest and most populous island of Japan, located south of Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyushu across the Kanmon Straits.

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Horace Capron

Horace Capron (August 31, 1804 – February 22, 1885) was an American businessman and agriculturalist, a founder of Laurel, Maryland, a Union officer in the American Civil War, the United States Commissioner of Agriculture under U.S. Presidents Andrew Johnson and Ulysses S. Grant, and an advisor to Japan's Hokkaidō Development Commission.

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Humid continental climate

A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.

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Imperial Universities

The were founded by the Empire of Japan between 1886 and 1939, seven in the Mainland Japan (now Japan), one in Korea under Japanese rule (now the Republic of Korea) and one in Taiwan under Japanese rule (now the Republic of China).

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International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.

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Isamu Noguchi

was a Japanese American artist and landscape architect whose artistic career spanned six decades, from the 1920s onward.

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Ishikari River

The, at long, is the third longest in Japan and the longest in Hokkaidō.

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Ishikari Subprefecture

is a subprefecture of Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan, located in the western part of the island.

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Ishikari, Hokkaido

is a city located in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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J.League

The (is Japan's professional football league including the first division J1 League, second division J2 League and third division J3 League. J1 League is one of the most successful leagues in Asian club football. It is currently sponsored by Meiji Yasuda Life and thus officially known as the Meiji Yasuda J.League.

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J1 League

The is the top division of the and the top professional association football J.League in Japan.

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Japan

Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force

The (JGSDF), sometimes referred to as the Japanese Army is the land-warfare branch of the Japan Self-Defense Forces, and is the de facto army of Japan.

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Japan Meteorological Agency

The, JMA, is an agency of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.

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Japanese Olympic Committee

The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC, 日本オリンピック委員会, Romaji: Nippon Orinpikku Iinkai) is the National Olympic Committee in Japan for the Olympic Games movement, based in Tokyo, Japan.

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Jingisukan

is a Japanese grilled mutton dish prepared on a convex metal skillet or other grill.

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Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms (7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist of the Romantic period.

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John Cage

John Milton Cage Jr. (September 5, 1912 – August 12, 1992) was an American composer and music theorist.

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JR Hokkaido Bus Company

is an operator of inter-city and local bus lines based in Hokkaido, Japan.

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Junichi Watanabe

was a Japanese writer, known for his portrayal of the extra-marital affairs of middle aged people.

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Kanda Nissho

Kanda Nisshō (神田 日勝; 1937–1970) was a Japanese artist and farmer.

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Kanji

Kanji (漢字) are the adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system.

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Katsuhiro Akimoto

is a Japanese politician and the incumbent mayor of Sapporo, the largest and capital city of Hokkaido, Japan.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Kimobetsu, Hokkaido

is a town located in Shiribeshi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Kita-ku, Sapporo

is a ward of Sapporo composed of residential neighborhoods mostly arranged in grid patterns, and each built surrounding a train station, broken up by areas of farmland and some light-industrial areas.

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Kitahiroshima, Hokkaido

is a city located in Ishikari, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Kiyota-ku, Sapporo

is one of the 10 wards in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Koen Gakuen Women's Junior College

is a private junior women's college in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, established in 1967.

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Kuroda Kiyotaka

Count, also known as, was a Japanese politician of the Meiji era.

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Kyōgoku, Hokkaido

is a town located in Shiribeshi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Levanga Hokkaido

Levanga Hokkaido is a Japanese professional basketball team based in the city of Sapporo on the island of Hokkaido.

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Lily of the valley

Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis), sometimes written lily-of-the-valley, is a sweetly scented, highly poisonous woodland flowering plant that is native throughout the cool temperate Northern Hemisphere in Asia and Europe.

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List of national universities in Japan

As of 2010, there were 86, 95 public universities and 597 private universities in Japan.

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Lonicera caerulea

Lonicera caerulea, the honeyberry, haskap berry, blue-berried honeysuckle, or sweetberry honeysuckle, is a honeysuckle native throughout the cool temperate Northern Hemisphere in countries such as Canada, Japan, Russia, and Poland.

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Makomanai Ice Arena

Makomanai Sekisui Heim Ice Arena (真駒内セキスイハイム アイスアリーナ) is an indoor ice skating arena in Minami-ku, Sapporo, Japan.

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Makomanai Open Stadium

The Makomanai Sekisui Heim Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Sapporo, Japan.

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Makomanai Park

Makomanai Park (真駒内公園) is a city park in Minami-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Maria Callas

Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI (Μαρία Κάλλας; December 2, 1923 – September 16, 1977) was a New York-born Greek soprano, one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th century.

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Maruyama Baseball Stadium

Sapporo Maruyama Baseball Stadium (札幌市円山球場), is a baseball stadium in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Maruyama Park (Sapporo)

is a park in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Meiji period

The, also known as the Meiji era, is a Japanese era which extended from October 23, 1868, to July 30, 1912.

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Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev, GCL (born 2 March 1931) is a Russian and former Soviet politician.

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Minami-ku, Sapporo

is one of the 10 wards in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Miso

is a traditional Japanese seasoning produced by fermenting soybeans with salt and koji (the fungus Aspergillus oryzae) and sometimes rice, barley, or other ingredients.

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Miyagi Prefecture

is a prefecture in the Tōhoku region of Japan.

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Miyanomori Art Museum

is a museum of contemporary art located in Sapporo, Japan, that was established in April 2006.

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Miyanomori Ski Jump Stadium

The, also known as the Miyanomori-Schanze is a ski jumping venue located in the Miyanomori area in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Moerenuma Park

is a municipal park in Sapporo, Japan.

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Mount Moiwa Ropeway

The is Japanese aerial lift line in Sapporo, Hokkaidō.

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Munich

Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.

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Nakajima Park

is a city park in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Naming rights

Naming rights are a financial transaction and form of advertising whereby a corporation or other entity purchases the right to name a facility or event, typically for a defined period of time.

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New Chitose Airport

is an international airport located south-southeast of Chitose and Tomakomai, Hokkaidō, Japan, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area.

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Nippon Professional Baseball

or NPB is the highest level of baseball in Japan.

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Niseko, Hokkaido

is a town located in Shiribeshi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Nishi-ku, Sapporo

Nishi (西区; -ku, lit. "west ward") is a ward of Sapporo composed of residential neighborhoods mostly arranged in grid patterns, with some areas of farmland and forested mountainous terrain mostly near its western and southern edges.

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Novosibirsk

Novosibirsk (p) is the third-most populous city in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg.

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Obihiro, Hokkaido

is a city in Tokachi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Odori Park

is a park located in the heart of Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Okadama Airport

is an airport located in Okadama-chō, Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, north of the city center of Sapporo.

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Okurayama Ski Jump Stadium

The, also known as the is a ski jumping venue located in the Miyanomori area in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Otaru

is a city and port in Shiribeshi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan, northwest of Sapporo.

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Pacific League

The or is one of the two professional baseball leagues constituting Nippon Professional Baseball in Japan.

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Pacific Music Festival

The Pacific Music Festival (パシフィック・ミュージック・フェスティバル) is an international classical music festival held annually in Sapporo, Japan.

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Peace Pagoda

A Peace Pagoda is a Buddhist stupa; a monument to inspire peace, designed to provide a focus for people of all races and creeds, and to help unite them in their search for world peace.

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Population density

Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.

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Portland, Oregon

Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.

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Salmon

Salmon is the common name for several species of ray-finned fish in the family Salmonidae.

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Sapporo Agricultural College

was a school in Sapporo established for the purpose of educating students who would be settled at Kaitakushi by the then-local government of Hokkaidō.

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Sapporo Atsubetsu Stadium

is a multi-use stadium in Sapporo, Japan.

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Sapporo Ōtani University

is a private university in Higashi-ku, Sapporo Hokkaidō, Japan, established in 2006.

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Sapporo Beer Museum

The is a museum located in the Sapporo Garden Park in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Brewery

is a Japanese brewery founded in 1876.

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Sapporo City University

is a public university with campuses in Chuo-ku and Minami-ku, Sapporo, Japan.

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Sapporo Clock Tower

Sapporo Clock Tower (札幌時計台 Sapporo Tokeidai) is a wooden structure and tourist attraction, located at North 1 West 2, Chūō-ku, Sapporo, the largest city on the island of Hokkaidō, northern Japan.

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Sapporo Community Dome

, widely known for its nickname, is a multi-purpose hall located in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Concert Hall

, is a municipal musical venue located in Nakajima Park, Sapporo, established in 1997, the building is owned by Sapporo City, known for having a huge organ built by Alfred Kern & Fils Manufacture D'Orgues in the main music hall.

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Sapporo Convention Center

Sapporo Convention Center (札幌流通総合会館) also known as SORA, is a convention center located in Shiroishi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Sapporo Dome

The is a stadium located in Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Japan, and is primarily used for baseball and association football.

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Sapporo Factory

The is a complex that includes a shopping mall, office, multiplex movie theaters, and museum, located in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Ichiban

is a brand of instant noodles (primarily ramen) manufactured by Sanyo Foods of Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan.

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Sapporo International University

is a private university in Kiyota-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, established in 1993.

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Sapporo JR Tower

Sapporo JR Tower (Japanese: JRタワー) is a skyscraper, shopping mall and office complex in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Maruyama Zoo

is a municipal zoo in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Sapporo Medical University

is a public university in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Municipal Subway

The is a mostly-underground rubber-tyred metro system in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Sapporo Odori High School

is a Japanese public high school in Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido.

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Sapporo Satoland

is an amusement park located in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Snow Festival

The is a festival held annually in Sapporo, Japan, over seven days in February.

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Sapporo Station

is a railway station in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Sapporo Streetcar

The is a tram network located in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Sapporo Symphony Orchestra

The Sapporo Symphony Orchestra (札幌交響楽団 Sapporo Kokyo Gakudan) is a Japanese orchestra based in Sapporo, Japan.

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Sapporo TV Tower

The, built in 1957, is a 147.2 metre high TV tower with an observation deck at a height of 90.38 metres.

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Sapporo University

, also known as 札大 (Satsu-dai) for an abbreviation, is a private university in Sapporo, Japan.

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Sasshō Line

The is a railway line in Japan operated by Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido), which connects in Sapporo and in Shintotsukawa, Hokkaido.

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Sōran Bushi

is one of the most famous traditional songs and dance (min'yō) in Japan.

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School of Paris

School of Paris (École de Paris) refers to the French and émigré artists who worked in Paris in the first half of the 20th century.

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Sea urchin

Sea urchins or urchins are typically spiny, globular animals, echinoderms in the class Echinoidea.

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Second Sino-Japanese War

The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from July 7, 1937, to September 2, 1945.

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Seikan Tunnel

The is a 53.85 km (33.46 mi) dual gauge railway tunnel in Japan, with a 23.3 km (14.5 mi) long portion under the seabed.

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Sendai

is the capital city of Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, the largest city in the Tōhoku region, and the second largest city north of Tokyo.

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Shenyang

Shenyang, formerly known by its Manchu name Mukden or Fengtian, is the provincial capital and the largest city of Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China, as well as the largest city in Northeast China by urban population.

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Shiroishi-ku, Sapporo

is one of the ten wards in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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Stupa

A stupa (Sanskrit: "heap") is a mound-like or hemispherical structure containing relics (śarīra - typically the remains of Buddhist monks or nuns) that is used as a place of meditation.

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Susukino

is a red-light district in Chūō-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Syringa

Syringa (lilac) is a genus of 12 currently recognized species of flowering woody plants in the olive family (Oleaceae), native to woodland and scrub from southeastern Europe to eastern Asia, and widely and commonly cultivated in temperate areas elsewhere.

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Syringa vulgaris

Syringa vulgaris (lilac or common lilac) is a species of flowering plant in the olive family Oleaceae, native to the Balkan Peninsula, where it grows on rocky hills.

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Takeo Arishima

was a Japanese novelist, short-story writer and essayist during the late Meiji and Taishō periods.

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Tamako Kataoka

(5 January 1905 in Sapporo – 16 January 2008) was a Japanese Nihonga painter.

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Tōbetsu, Hokkaido

is a town located in Ishikari, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Tōyako, Hokkaido

is a town in Iburi Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Teine-ku, Sapporo

is one of the 10 wards in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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Teineyama Ropeway

The is Japanese aerial lift line in Teine, Sapporo, Hokkaidō.

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Tenshi College

is a private university in Higashi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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The Idiot (1951 film)

is a 1951 Japanese film directed by Akira Kurosawa.

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Tohoku University

, abbreviated to, located in Sendai, Miyagi in the Tōhoku Region, Japan, is a Japanese national university.

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Toyohira River

The Toyohira River (豊平川 Toyohira-gawa) is a river in Hokkaidō prefecture, Japan.

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Toyohira-ku, Sapporo

is one of the 10 wards in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Toyota Big Air

Toyota Big Air is a Japanese snowboarding (Straight jump) contest.

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Tsukisamu Dome

Tsukisamu Dome (月寒ドーム) was an indoor sporting arena located in Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.

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Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses Simpson Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was an American soldier and statesman who served as Commanding General of the Army and the 18th President of the United States, the highest positions in the military and the government of the United States.

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UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

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United States Secretary of Agriculture

The United States Secretary of Agriculture is the head of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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University of Massachusetts Amherst

The University of Massachusetts Amherst (abbreviated UMass Amherst and colloquially referred to as UMass or Massachusetts) is a public research and land-grant university in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States, and the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system.

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University of Tokyo

, abbreviated as or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.

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Urban Employment Area

is a definition of metropolitan areas, defined by the Center for Spatial Information Service of the University of Tokyo.

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Wards of Japan

A is a subdivision of the cities of Japan that are large enough to have been designated by government ordinance.

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William S. Clark

William Smith Clark (July 31, 1826 – March 9, 1886) was an American professor of chemistry, botany and zoology, a colonel during the American Civil War, and a leader in agricultural education.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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1940 Winter Olympics

The 1940 Winter Olympics, which would have been officially known as the, were to have been celebrated from 3 to 12 February 1940 in Sapporo, Japan, but the games were eventually cancelled due to the onset of World War II.

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1972 Winter Olympics

The 1972 Winter Olympics, officially known as the (French: Les XIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), were a winter multi-sport event which was held from February 3 to February 13, 1972, in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan.

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2002 FIFA World Cup

The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th FIFA World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's national football teams organized by FIFA.

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2006 FIBA World Championship

The 2006 FIBA World Championship was an international basketball competition hosted by Japan from August 19 to September 3, 2006.

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2006 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship

The 2006 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship was the 15th edition of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship, organized by the FIVB.

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2006 Japan Series

The Japan Series, the 57th edition of Nippon Professional Baseball's championship series, began on October 21 and ended on October 26, and matched the Central League champion Chunichi Dragons against the Pacific League champion, Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters.

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2017 Asian Winter Games

The 2017 Asian Winter Games was the 8th edition of the Asian Winter Games.

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34th G8 summit

The 34th G8 summit was held in the town of Tōyako, Hokkaido, Japan, on July 7–9, 2008.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sapporo

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