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On 6 February in Asian history

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ON 6 FEBRUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 6, 2017

976: Birth of Emperor Sanjō of Japan who died on June 5, 1017
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sanj%C5%8D

1215: Death of Hojo Tokimasa, Head of the Hōjō clan and shikken of the Kamakura bakufu, born in 1138
http://www.samurai-archives.com/tokimasa.html

1536: Birth of Sassa Narimasa, Japanese samurai and Oda clan retainer, who died on July 7, 1588
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sassa_Narimasa
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Sasa_Narimasa

1593: Death of Ogimachi, the 106th Japanese emperor (1557-1586), born in June 1517
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_%C5%8Cgimachi

1611: Birth of Chongzhen, the last emperor of the Ming dynasty (1627-1644) who died by hanging himself on 25 April 1644
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chongzhen_Emperor

1819: Stamford Raffles gets from sultan of Johore to open a trading post on the Singapore island for the British East India Company
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_2014-05-16_133354.html
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/february-6-1819-sir-thomas-stamford-raffles-founds-Singapore

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamford_Raffles

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1843: Birth of Inoue Kowashi, Japanese statesman, who died on March 15, 1895
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/236.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inoue_Kowashi

1874: Birth of Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura, Indian religious leader, founded the Gaudiya Mathwho died on January 1, 1937
http://www.krishna.com/bhaktisiddhanta-saraswati-thakura-0
http://www.bvml.org/SBSST/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4GdHsH7BEY

1893: Birth of Muhammad Zafrulla Khan, Pakistani diplomat, who died on September 1, 1985
http://www.alislam.org/library/zafar.html

1894: Birth of Kirpal Singh, spiritual Indian teacher who died on August 21, 1974
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirpal_Singh
http://www.ruhanisatsangusa.org/

1899: President William McKinley controlling all the information coming from the Philippines, reports to the American people that the Filipinos had attacked US troops in Manila while Congress ratify the Treaty of Paris with Spain
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/usratifiesparistreaty.htm
http://www.pbs.org/crucible/tl18.html

1899-02-06 Congress ratifies Treaty of Paris

1904: After failing to get what it wants from Russia in Mandchuria, Japan abruptly severes its diplomatic relations with Moscow

1915: Birth of Kavi Pradeep, Indian poet and songwriter, who died on December 11, 1998
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/kavi_pradeep-profile-2274-25.htm
http://gaana.com/artist/pradeep

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKLt25bE3KM

1922: Signature of the Washington Naval Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1922-01-06 Washington Naval Treaty

1924: Birth of Jin Yong, Chinese novelist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jin_Yong
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1234.html

1925: Birth of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian author who died on April 30, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/101823.Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQaJaeaeEFw

1931: Death of Motilal Nehru, Indian freedom fighter, born on 6 May 1861
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/motilal-nehru.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/6th-february-1931-motilal-nehru-indian-lawyer-and-politician-passed-away

1931: Birth of Ricardo Vidal, Filipino cardinal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricardo_Vidal

1942: The United Kingdom declares war on Thailand

1951: The Canadian Army enters combat in the Korean War

1964: Death of Emilio Aguilnado, first president of the first republic of Philippines, born on March 22, 1869
http://www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/1898/aguinaldo.html
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1434/today-in-philippine-history-february-6-1964-general-emilio-aguinaldo-died-at-the-veterans-memorial-hospital

1966: Violent diatribe of Fidel Castro against China

1966: Death of Narcisa de Leon, Filipino film mogul, born on October 28, 1877
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narcisa_de_Leon

Narcisa de Leon

1967: Birth of Izumi Sakai, Japanese singer who died on May 27, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Izumi_Sakai

1968: Birth of Akira Yamaoka, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akira_Yamaoka

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1yA73Jr1ak

1969: Birth of Masaharu Fukuyama, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaharu_Fukuyama

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj02QiKsK9c

1975: Birth of Tomoko Kawase, Japanese singer
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/tomoko-kawase-mn0001946050/biography
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xpyg58_yy-yy-tomoko-kawase-video_music

1976: Signature of a secret military treaty between China and the Democratic Kampuchea

1976: In testimony before a United States Senate subcommittee, Lockheed Corporation president Carl Kotchian admits that the company had paid out approximately $3 million in bribes to the office of Japanese Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka who will resign in November
http://www.rcrinc.com/tanaka/ch4-3.html
http://www.atimes.com/article/lockheed-scandal-40-years-downfall-prime-minister-kakuei-tanaka/

1976: Death of Ritwik Ghatak, Bengali Indian film maker and scriptwriter, born on November 5, 1925
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritwik_Ghatak
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2008janfeb/ghatak.html

1978: Ranasinghe Premadasa is sworn as Sri Lanka Prime  Minister up to January 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranasinghe_Premadasa

1980: Birth of Mamiko Noto, Japanese voice actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamiko_Noto

1981: Birth of Shim Eun Jin, South Korean singer (Baby V.O.X.)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shim_Eun_Jin

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JwhC0tbDejs

1986: Birth of U-Know, leader of Korean group TVXQ
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U-Know

2001: For the first time since 1949, a chinese ship makes a direct liaison from Xiamen(China) to Kinmen (Quemoy) in Taiwan

2001: Assassination of Filipino communist revolutionary and founder of the Labor Party Filemon Lagman
https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/23369
http://en.wikipilipinas.org/index.php?title=Filemon_Lagman

Filemon Lagman

2005: General elections in Thailand. Huge victory of the Thai Rak Thai of Prime Minister Shinawatra which wins 375 seats vis 96 to Democratic Party, 27 for Chart Thai and 2 to Mahachon. No one TRT member of parliament elected in the Muslim southern provinces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thai_general_election,_2005

2008: Thailand new government formed by Samak Sundaravej is sworn in
http://www.asiantribune.com/node/9518
http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Samak+Sundaravej/New+Thai+Prime+Minister+Sworn+Office/K9xFdMVW43j

2012 : Death of Sharada Dwivedi, Indian historian and author, born in 1942
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/City-historian-Sharada-Dwivedi-dead/articleshow/11784870.cms
http://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=vx&list=h-urban&month=1202&week=d&msg=cEygYjNW3nv89ANj9Z632Q&user=&pw=

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZKC4clfS9o

2014: The first formal meeting between Pakistan’s government and a Taliban-nominated team is held in Islamabad
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26065385

2015: Death of Bishop Cosmas Shi Enxiang of Yixian, an underground bishop who has not been seen since his arrest 14 years ago, at age 94, a relative
http://www.ucanews.com/news/chinese-prelate-held-in-secret-for-14-years-dies-at-age-94/72910

2015: East Timor resistance hero Xanana Gusmao submits his resignation as prime minister
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/02/east-timor-pm-xanana-gusmao-offers-resignation-150206040048689.html

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 6 February in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 6 FEBRUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 6, 2017

1819: Stamford Raffles gets from sultan of Johore to open a trading post on the Singapore island for the British East India Company
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_2014-05-16_133354.html
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/february-6-1819-sir-thomas-stamford-raffles-founds-Singapore

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamford_Raffles

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1899: While the Treaty of Paris with the Spanish is ratified by the Congress, President William McKinley controlling all the information coming from the Philippines, reports to the American people that the Filipinos had attacked US troops in Manila
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/usratifiesparistreaty.htm
http://www.pbs.org/crucible/tl18.html

1899-02-06 Congress ratifies Treaty of Paris

1904: After failing to get what it wants from Russia in Mandchuria, Japan abruptly severes its diplomatic relations with Moscow

1922: Signature of the Washington Naval Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1922-01-06 Washington Naval Treaty

1942: The United Kingdom declares war on Thailand

1951: The Canadian Army enters combat in the Korean War

1966: Violent diatribe of Fidel Castro against China

1976: Signature of a secret military treaty between China and the Democratic Kampuchea

2001: For the first time since 1949, a chinese ship makes a direct liaison from Xiamen(China) to Kinmen (Quemoy) in Taiwan

2014: The first formal meeting between Pakistan’s government and a Taliban-nominated team is held in Islamabad
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26065385 http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/asia/393587/pakistan-holds-landmark-talks-with-taliban

On 6 February in South Asian history

ON 6 FEBRUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 6, 2017

1874: Birth of Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura, Indian religious leader, founded the Gaudiya Mathwho died on January 1, 1937
http://www.krishna.com/bhaktisiddhanta-saraswati-thakura-0
http://www.bvml.org/SBSST/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4GdHsH7BEY

1893: Birth of Muhammad Zafrulla Khan, Pakistani diplomat, who died on September 1, 1985
http://www.alislam.org/library/zafar.html

1894: Birth of Kirpal Singh, spiritual Indian teacher who died on August 21, 1974
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirpal_Singh
http://www.ruhanisatsangusa.org/

1915: Birth of Kavi Pradeep, Indian poet and songwriter, who died on December 11, 1998
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/kavi_pradeep-profile-2274-25.htm
http://gaana.com/artist/pradeep

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKLt25bE3KM

1931: Death of Motilal Nehru, Indian freedom fighter, born on 6 May 1861
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/motilal-nehru.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/6th-february-1931-motilal-nehru-indian-lawyer-and-politician-passed-away

1976: Death of Ritwik Ghatak, Bengali Indian film maker and scriptwriter, born on November 5, 1925
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritwik_Ghatak
http://hcl.harvard.edu/hfa/films/2008janfeb/ghatak.html

1978: Ranasinghe Premadasa is sworn as Sri Lanka Prime  Minister up to January 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranasinghe_Premadasa

2012 : Death of Sharada Dwivedi, Indian historian and author, born in 1942
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/City-historian-Sharada-Dwivedi-dead/articleshow/11784870.cms
http://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=vx&list=h-urban&month=1202&week=d&msg=cEygYjNW3nv89ANj9Z632Q&user=&pw=

2014: The first formal meeting between Pakistan’s government and a Taliban-nominated team in Islamabad
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26065385 http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/asia/393587/pakistan-holds-landmark-talks-with-taliban

On 6 February in Southeast Asian history

ON 6 FEBRUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 6, 2017

1819: Stamford Raffles gets from sultan of Johore to open a trading post on the Singapore island for the British East India Company
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_2014-05-16_133354.html
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/february-6-1819-sir-thomas-stamford-raffles-founds-Singapore

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamford_Raffles

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1893: Birth of Muhammad Zafrulla Khan, Pakistani diplomat, who died on September 1, 1985
http://www.alislam.org/library/zafar.html

1899: While the US Congress ratify the Treaty of Paris with the Spanish, President William McKinley controlling all the information coming from the Philippines, reports to the American people that the Filipinos had attacked US troops in Manila
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/usratifiesparistreaty.htm
http://www.pbs.org/crucible/tl18.html

1899-02-06 Congress ratifies Treaty of Paris

1925: Birth of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian author who died on April 30, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/101823.Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wQaJaeaeEFw

1931: Birth of Ricardo Vidal, Filipino cardinal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricardo_Vidal

1942: The United Kingdom declares war on Thailand

1964: Death of Emilio Aguilnado, first president of the first republic of Philippines, born on March 22, 1869
http://www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/1898/aguinaldo.html
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1434/today-in-philippine-history-february-6-1964-general-emilio-aguinaldo-died-at-the-veterans-memorial-hospital

1966: Death of Narcisa de Leon, Filipino film mogul, born on October 28, 1877
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narcisa_de_Leon

Narcisa de Leon

 1976: Signature of a secret military treaty between China and the Democratic Kampuchea

2001: Assassination of Filipino communist revolutionary and founder of the Labor Party Filemon Lagman
https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/23369
http://en.wikipilipinas.org/index.php?title=Filemon_Lagman

Filemon Lagman

2005: General elections in Thailand. Huge victory of the Thai Rak Thai of Prime Minister Shinawatra which wins 375 seats vis 96 to Democratic Party, 27 for Chart Thai and 2 to Mahachon. No one TRT member of parliament elected in the Muslim southern provinces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thai_general_election,_2005

2008: Thailand new government formed by Samak Sundaravej is sworn in
http://www.asiantribune.com/node/9518
http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Samak+Sundaravej/New+Thai+Prime+Minister+Sworn+Office/K9xFdMVW43j

2015: East Timor resistance hero Xanana Gusmao submits his resignation as prime minister
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/02/east-timor-pm-xanana-gusmao-offers-resignation-150206040048689.html

On 6 February in Japan’s history

ON 6 FEBRUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on February 6, 2017

976: Birth of Emperor Sanjō of Japan who died on June 5, 1017

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sanj%C5%8D

1215: Death of Hojo Tokimasa, Head of the Hōjō clan and shikken of the Kamakura bakufu, born in 1138
http://www.samurai-archives.com/tokimasa.html

1536: Birth of Sassa Narimasa, Japanese samurai and Oda clan retainer, who died on July 7, 1588
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sassa_Narimasa
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Sasa_Narimasa

1593: Death of Ogimachi, the 106th Japanese emperor (1557-1586), born in June 1517
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_%C5%8Cgimachi

1843: Birth of Inoue Kowashi, Japanese statesman, who died on March 15, 1895
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/236.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inoue_Kowashi

1904: After failing to get what it wants from Russia in Mandchuria, Japan abruptly severes its diplomatic relations with Moscow

1922: Signature of the Washington Naval Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1922-01-06 Washington Naval Treaty

1967: Birth of Izumi Sakai, Japanese singer who died on May 27, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Izumi_Sakai

1968: Birth of Akira Yamaoka, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akira_Yamaoka

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1yA73Jr1ak

1969: Birth of Masaharu Fukuyama, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaharu_Fukuyama

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj02QiKsK9c

1975: Birth of Tomoko Kawase, Japanese singer

http://www.allmusic.com/artist/tomoko-kawase-mn0001946050/biography

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xpyg58_yy-yy-tomoko-kawase-video_music

1976: In testimony before a United States Senate subcommittee, Lockheed Corporation president Carl Kotchian admits that the company had paid out approximately $3 million in bribes to the office of Japanese Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka who will resign in November
http://www.rcrinc.com/tanaka/ch4-3.html
http://www.atimes.com/article/lockheed-scandal-40-years-downfall-prime-minister-kakuei-tanaka

1980: Birth of Mamiko Noto, Japanese voice actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamiko_Noto

 

On 6 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 6 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND INCLUDING TAIWAN

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Updated on February 6, 2017

1611: Birth of Chongzhen, the last emperor of the Ming dynasty (1627-1644) who died by hanging himself on 25 April 1644
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chongzhen_Emperor

1904: After failing to get what it wants from Russia in Mandchuria, Japan abruptly severes its diplomatic relations with Moscow

1922: Signature of the Washington Naval Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1922-01-06 Washington Naval Treaty

1924: Birth of Jin Yong, Chinese novelist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jin_Yong
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1234.htm

1966: Violent diatribe of Fidel Castro against China

1976: Signature of a secret military treaty between China and the Democratic Kampuchea

2001: For the first time since 1949, a chinese ship makes a direct liaison from Xiamen(China) to Kinmen (Quemoy) in Taiwan