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Yun Bong-gil

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Yun Bong-gil (21 June 1908 – 19 December 1932), or Yin Fengji in Chinese, was a Korean independence activist who set off a bomb that killed several Japanese dignitaries in Shanghai's Hongkew Park (now Lu Xun Park) in 1932. [1]

38 relations: Assassination attempts on Hirohito, Bento, Chiang Kai-shek, Empire of Japan, Ewha Womans University, Execution by firing squad, Hirohito, Imperial Japanese Army, Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910, Kanazawa, Kenkichi Ueda, Kim Koo, Korea under Japanese rule, Korean independence movement, Korean Patriotic Organization, Koreans in China, Kuomintang, Lee Bong-chang, Lu Xun Park, Mamoru Shigemitsu, March 1st Movement, Order of Merit for National Foundation, Osaka, President of South Korea, Sakuradamon Incident (1932), Second Republic of Korea, Seocho District, Seoul, Seoul National Cemetery, Shanghai, Syngman Rhee, The Illustrated London News, The Sydney Morning Herald, Yangjae Citizen's Forest station, Yangjae Citizens' Forest, Yesan County, Yoshinori Shirakawa, 9th Division (Imperial Japanese Army).

Assassination attempts on Hirohito

During the 1920s and 1930s, there were three known assassination attempts on Hirohito, the Emperor of Japan.

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is a single-portion take-out or home-packed meal common in Japanese cuisine.

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Chiang Kai-shek

Chiang Kai-shek (31 October 1887 – 5 April 1975), also romanized as Chiang Chieh-shih or Jiang Jieshi and known as Chiang Chungcheng, was a political and military leader who served as the leader of the Republic of China between 1928 and 1975, first in mainland China until 1949 and then in exile in Taiwan.

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Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

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Ewha Womans University

Ewha Womans University is a private women's university in Seoul, South Korea founded in 1886 by Mary F. Scranton under Emperor Gojong.

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Execution by firing squad

Execution by firing squad, in the past sometimes called fusillading (from the French fusil, rifle), is a method of capital punishment, particularly common in the military and in times of war.

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was the 124th Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from 25 December 1926, until his death on 7 January 1989.

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Imperial Japanese Army

The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.

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Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910

The Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910, also known as the Japan–Korea Annexation Treaty, was made by representatives of the Empire of Japan and the Korean Empire on August 22, 1910.

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is a city located in Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Kenkichi Ueda

was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War.

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Kim Koo

Kim Gu (김구; 金九; Kim Koo or Kim Ku; also known by his pen name Baekbeom (백범; 白凡), August 29, 1876June 26, 1949) was a Korean nationalist politician.

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Korea under Japanese rule

Korea under Japanese rule began with the end of the short-lived Korean Empire in 1910 and ended at the conclusion of World War II in 1945.

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Korean independence movement

The Korean independence movement was a military and diplomatic campaign to achieve the independence of Korea from Japan.

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Korean Patriotic Organization

Korean Patriotic Organization, also known as Korean Patriotic Corps or Korean Patriotic Legion, was a secret organization that aimed to assassinate prominent Japanese figures of the Empire of Japan.

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Koreans in China

The population of Koreans in China include millions of descendants of Korean immigrants with citizenship of the People's Republic of China, as well as smaller groups of South and North Korean expatriates, with a total of roughly 2.3 million people, making it the largest ethnic Korean population living outside the Korean Peninsula.

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The Kuomintang of China (KMT; often translated as the Nationalist Party of China) is a major political party in the Republic of China on Taiwan, based in Taipei and is currently the opposition political party in the Legislative Yuan.

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Lee Bong-chang

Lee Bong-chang (August 10, 1900 - October 10, 1932) was a Korean independence activist during the Japanese occupation of Korea.

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Lu Xun Park

Lu Xun Park, formerly Hongkou (Hongkew) Park, is a municipal park in Hongkou District of Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

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Mamoru Shigemitsu

was a Japanese diplomat and politician in the Empire of Japan, who served as the Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs at the end of World War II and later, as the Deputy Prime Minister of Japan.

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March 1st Movement

The March 1st Movement, also known as Sam-il (3-1) Movement (Hangul: 삼일 운동; Hanja: 三一 運動) was one of the earliest public displays of Korean resistance during the rule of Korea by Japan from 1910 into 1945.

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Order of Merit for National Foundation

The Order of Merit for National Foundation (Hangul: 건국훈장) is one of South Korea's orders of merit.

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() is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.

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President of South Korea

The President of the Republic of Korea is, according to the South Korean constitution, the chairperson of the cabinet, the chief executive of the government, commander-in-chief of the armed forces, and the head of state of South Korea.

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Sakuradamon Incident (1932)

The Sakuradamon Incident or Patriotic Deed of Lee Bong-chang was an assassination attempt against Emperor Hirohito of the Empire of Japan by a Korean independence activist, Lee Bong-chang (hangul: 이봉창, hanja: 李奉昌), in Tokyo on 9 January 1932.

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Second Republic of Korea

The Second Republic of South Korea was the government of South Korea for eight months in 1960 and 1961.

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Seocho District

Seocho District is one of the 25 gu (local government districts) which make up the city of Seoul, South Korea.

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Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.

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Seoul National Cemetery

The Seoul National Cemetery is located in Dongjak-dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea.

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Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.

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Syngman Rhee

Syngman Rhee (April 18, 1875 – July 19, 1965) was a South Korean politician, the first and the last Head of State of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, and President of South Korea from 1948 to 1960.

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The Illustrated London News

The Illustrated London News appeared first on Saturday 14 May 1842, as the world's first illustrated weekly news magazine.

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The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.

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Yangjae Citizen's Forest station

Yangjae Citizen's Forest (Maeheon) Station is a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, on Seoul Metropolitan Subway's Shinbundang Line.

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Yangjae Citizens' Forest

Yangjae Citizens' Forest is a park located near Yangjae Citizen's Forest Station and the Yangjae Tollgate on the Gyeongbu Expressway, the entrance to Seoul City.

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Yesan County

Yesan; 예산) is a county in South Chungcheong Province, South Korea. Famous people from Yesan include independence fighter Yoon Bong-Gil. Sudeoksa, a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, is located on the southern slopes of Deoksungsan in Deoksan-myeon, Yesan County. Its main hall is daeungjeon (大雄殿), Korea's oldest wooden building and National Treasure 49. In 2009, Yesan was designated a "slow city," one in which traditional cultures and communities are preserved.

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Yoshinori Shirakawa

was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army.

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9th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

The was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army.

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Yin Fengji, Yoon Bong-Gil, Yoon Bong-gil, Yoon Pong-kil, Yun Bong Gil, Yun Bong Kil, Yun Bonggil, 尹奉吉, 윤봉길.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yun_Bong-gil

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