August 22

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1910Japan illicitly annexes Korea with the signing of the Japan-Korea Annexation Treaty. The name Korea was abolished and replaced with the ancient name Joseon.



1917John Lee Hooker, American guitarist and singer (d. 2001)



1978Jomo Kenyatta, first Prime Minister of Kenya (b. c. 1892)


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