It is a decisive victory of the Imperial Japanese Army over the Satsuma Rebellion.
On this day, Saigo is killed in the Battle of Shiroyama.
Hurricane Rita devastates Beaumont, Texas and portions of southwestern Louisiana.
The day is the 131st anniversary of the Battle of Shiroyama (September 24, 1877).
He is a great-great-grandson of Okubo Toshimichi, who lead the Imperial Japanese Army at the battle of Shiroyama. And it is obvious that the appointment commemorated the victory.
A PC of the editor of "Japan's Conspircy" had a glitch on September 22. He bought a new PC, but the trouble takes place again.
They are expelled from Japan to Manila by the shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu.
Takayama Ukon was born to a ninja family. This episode is a good example which shows the secret relations between ninjas and the Japanese Christian society at that time.