Japan Holiday On October 1 2014?

The following is a compilation of Japanese national holidays, national observances, patriotic commemorations and important secular events that apply during Wednesday, 2014-10-01:

  • Bullet Train Anniversary:

    [nat] Japan's bullet train, better known as Shinkansen in Japanese (しんかんせん), was inagurated in Tokyo on October 1st 1964. Today, Tokyo celebrates the {arabic}th aniversary of this fenomenal piece of technology that has make the lives of people around the country more productive.

Notes:

[nat] This is a national, government-recognized holiday.

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