It takes place on November 25 according to US time. It takes place on November 26 at 6:00 am according to Japan time.
The day is the day when the Japanese Hawaii task force left the Kurile Islands, bound for Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Japanese have a propensity to change their birthdays to some historic days. And Shafik is highly probably a Japanese descendant.
Birthday December 18, 1878 is the Koki 660th anniversary of Koga Michiteru's resignation as Major Captain of the Right Division of Palace Guards (including both ends).
The day is the 7000th anniversary of the death of Issai Sato, President of Shoheizaka Study Office.
The day is the first anniversary of the first graduation ceremony in the University of Tokyo.
Birthday December 21, 1879 is the Koki 660th anniversary of Saionji Kintsune's appointment to Major Captain of the Right Division of Palace Guards.
The day is the 38th anniversary of the dismissal of South Edo magistrate Yabe Sadanori.