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On 7 February in Asian history

1955-02-07 evacuation Tachen

ON 7 FEBRUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 7, 2017

199: Death of Lü Bu, Chinese warlord
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%BC_Bu

572: Birth of Prince Shōtoku of Japan, who died on April 8, 622
http://veryasian.weebly.com/prince-shotoku.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Sh%C5%8Dtoku

812: Death of Li Ning, Chinese prince, born in 793
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Ning_(Tang_Dynasty)

1045: Death of the 69th Japanese Emperor Go-Suzaku (1036-1045), born on December 4, 1009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Suzaku

1795: The Prince of Orange, stadhouder-in-exile of the Netherlands, issues a letter to all colonial governors telling them to surrender to the British. (The VOC in Batavia do not comply)

1799: Death of Chinese Emperor Qianlong (1736-1795), born on September 25, 1711
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Qianlong_Emperor

http://www.cultural-china.com/chinaWH/html/en/33History214.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1259.html

1819: Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles leaves Singapore after just taking it over, leaving it in the hands of William Farquhar
http://meridian103.com/issue-1/history/william-farquhar-first-resident-of-singapore/
http://ihaceproject.wikispaces.com/Why+is+William+Farquhar+considered+as+the+founder+of+Singapore%3F

1855: Signature of the Treaty of Shimoda marking the start of official relations between Russia and Japan and joint ownership of Sakhaline Island
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Treaty_of_Shimoda
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Shimoda

1855 Shimoda

1856: The Kingdom of Awadh is annexed by the British East India Company and Wajid Ali Shah, the king of Awadh, is imprisoned and later exiled to Calcutta
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awadh
http://www.indiancoins.8m.com/awadh/AwadhHist.html#Top
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/nawab-wajid-ali-shah.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wajid_Ali_Shah

1871:Birth of Kiyoshi Shiga, Japanese physician and bacteriologist who died on January 25, 1957
http://www.paul-ehrlich.de/Teachers/shiga.htm

1906: Birth of Puyi, the last Chinese emperor under the name of Xuantong (1908-1912), who died on October 17, 1967
http://www.lilicat.com/puyi.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1656.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z5LZAIg4yRQ

1908: Birth of Manmath Nath Gupta, Indian author and Freedom Fighter who died on October 26, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manmath_Nath_Gupta
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/manmath_nath_gupta-profile-6348-30.htm

Manmath Nath Gupta

1938: Birth of S. Ramachandran Pillai, Indian communist leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._Ramachandran_Pillai
http://www.cpimkerala.org/eng/com.s.-ramachandran-pillai–9.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcdIVoI5PmU

1943: The Japanese are driven off Guadalcanal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalcanal_Campaign
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Ke

1950: The United States and Great Britain recognize the Vietnam government of Bao Dai, and also Laos and Cambodia
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/20th_century/inch008.asp

1951: During the Korean war, 705 civilians are massacred by the South Korea Army at Sancheong and Hamyang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sancheong-Hamyang_massacre
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/2066768/korean-troops-killings-vietnam-still-unresolved

1955: Chinese Nationalists start to evacuate Tachen islands under the US protection
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CDoQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fweb.stanford.edu%2Fgroup%2Ftomzgroup%2Fpmwiki%2Fuploads%2F0050-1955-01-K-b-OEP.pdf&ei=iyDVVPSGJITzUtubgMgN&usg=AFQjCNGgw0ZRF3jokUSojqDfVdl-JN1dVA&sig2=EoVHlzhyC5nTIvOdbFx9PA

1955-02-07 evacuation Tachen

1964: Birth of Ashok Banker, Indian novelist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashok_Banker
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/7-february-1964-ashok-banker-indian-author-was-born
http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/b/ashok-banker/

1965: First air bombing of North Vietnam by American forces from their Air bases in Thailand
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-jets-conduct-retaliatory-raids

1966: Summit in Honolulu between US president Johnson and his South Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Cao Ky
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/7/newsid_2536000/2536257.stm

1967: At the peak of the Cultural Revolution, the Chinese government says it is no more in the capacity of guarantee the security of the Soviets in Beijing

1967: Birth of  Cheung  Man, Hong Kong actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0156522/
http://www.brns.com/pages4/cheungman1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2otqgNWVi24&feature=related

1976: Hua Guofeng, chosen by Mao Zedong as successor, becomes Prime Minister, replacing Zhou Enlai
http://chineseposters.net/themes/huaguofeng.php
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/hua-guofeng/index.htm

1976 Hua Guofeng

1982: Birth of Osamu Mukai, Japanese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Mukai_Osamu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzC13N3md6s&feature=fvst

1986: Snap presidential election in the Philippines. President Ferdinand Marcos wins against Corazon Aquino with blatant fraud. The election will be nullified on March 24 in favor of Corazon Aquino
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/918/today-in-philippine-history-february-7-1986-the-comelec-conducted-presidential-and-vicepresidential-snap-elections
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_presidential_election,_1986

1987: South Korea clashes over student death
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/7/newsid_2536000/2536299.stm

1988: Birth of Ai Kago, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ai_Kago

1990: Death of Alfredo M. Santos, Filipino military figure, born on July 13, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfredo_M._Santos
http://www.uprotc.org/alumni/general-alfredo-m-santos.html

1992: Birth of Maimi Yajima, Japanese singer
http://helloproject.wikia.com/wiki/Yajima_Maimi

1995: Ramzi Yousef, the mastermind of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing is arrested in Islamabad
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/iraq/956-tni.htm

1996: Birth of Mai Hagiwara, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mai_Hagiwara

2000: Death of Shiho Niiyama, Japanese voice actress, born on March 21, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiho_Niiyama

2008: The famous Vietnamese dissident Hoang Minh Chinh dies at 85 after a long illness
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7234214.stm

2011: Thai and Cambodian troops clashed for a fourth day over a disputed border area surrounding a 900-year-old Khmer temple, which both sides claim as their own. Thai nationalists are calling on their government to « reclaim » the area
http://www.france24.com/en/20110207-battle-rages-over-hindu-khmer-temple-thai-cambodian-border-un-security-council
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Thailand-Cambodia-Dispute-a-Test-for-ASEAN-115471614.html

2011: Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan is promising his government will « tenaciously » pursue the return of four disputed islands from Russia, ahead of a diplomatic mission to Moscow
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Japanese-PM-Pledges-Tenacious-Effort-to-Recover-Disputed-Islands-115470599.html

2012: Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed resigns following weeks of public protests over his controversial order to arrest a senior judge
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/02/20122765334806442.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16922570
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/02/08/world/asia/maldives-dispute-explainer/index.html

2012: Japan and the United States reached a broad agreement to transfer 4,700 U.S. marines stationed in Okinawa Prefecture to Guam, scaling down from the originally planned 8,000, Japanese government sources have said
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16954599

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 7 February in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 7 FEBRUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “Conflicts and strategy on (date + month) in Asian history”

Updated on February 7, 2017

1795: The Prince of Orange, stadhouder-in-exile of the Netherlands, issues a letter to all colonial governors telling them to surrender to the British. (The VOC in Batavia do not comply)

1855: Signature of the Treaty of Shimoda marking the start of official relations between Russia and Japan and joint ownership of Sakhaline Island
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Treaty_of_Shimoda
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Shimoda

1855 Shimoda

1856: The Kingdom of Awadh is annexed by the British East India Company and Wajid Ali Shah, the king of Awadh, is imprisoned and later exiled to Calcutta
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awadh
http://www.indiancoins.8m.com/awadh/AwadhHist.html#Top
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/nawab-wajid-ali-shah.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wajid_Ali_Shah

1943: The Japanese are driven off Guadalcanal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalcanal_Campaign
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Ke

1950: The United States and Great Britain recognize the Vietnam government of Bao Dai, and also Laos and Cambodia
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/20th_century/inch008.asp

1951: During the Korean war, 705 civilians are massacred by the South Korea Army at Sancheong and Hamyang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sancheong-Hamyang_massacre
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/2066768/korean-troops-killings-vietnam-still-unresolved

1955: Chinese Nationalists start to evacuate Tachen islands under the US protection
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CDoQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fweb.stanford.edu%2Fgroup%2Ftomzgroup%2Fpmwiki%2Fuploads%2F0050-1955-01-K-b-OEP.pdf&ei=iyDVVPSGJITzUtubgMgN&usg=AFQjCNGgw0ZRF3jokUSojqDfVdl-JN1dVA&sig2=EoVHlzhyC5nTIvOdbFx9PA

1955-02-07 evacuation Tachen

1965: First air bombing of North Vietnam by American forces from their Air bases in Thailand
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-jets-conduct-retaliatory-raids

1966: Summit in Honolulu between US president Johnson and his South Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Cao Ky
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/7/newsid_2536000/2536257.stm

1967: At the peak of the Cultural Revolution, the Chinese government says it is no more in the capacity of guarantee the security of the Soviets in Beijing

1995: Ramzi Yousef, the mastermind of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing is arrested in Islamabad
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/iraq/956-tni.htm

2011: Thai and Cambodian troops clashed for a fourth day over a disputed border area surrounding a 900-year-old Khmer temple, which both sides claim as their own. Thai nationalists are calling on their government to « reclaim » the area
http://www.france24.com/en/20110207-battle-rages-over-hindu-khmer-temple-thai-cambodian-border-un-security-council
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Thailand-Cambodia-Dispute-a-Test-for-ASEAN-115471614.html

2011: Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan is promising his government will « tenaciously » pursue the return of four disputed islands from Russia, ahead of a diplomatic mission to Moscow
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Japanese-PM-Pledges-Tenacious-Effort-to-Recover-Disputed-Islands-115470599.html

2012: Japan and the United States reached a broad agreement to transfer 4,700 U.S. marines stationed in Okinawa Prefecture to Guam, scaling down from the originally planned 8,000, Japanese government sources have said
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16954599

On 7 February in South Asian history

ON 7 FEBRUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in South Asian history”

Updated on February 7, 2017

1856: The Kingdom of Awadh is annexed by the British East India Company and Wajid Ali Shah, the king of Awadh, is imprisoned and later exiled to Calcutta
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awadh
http://www.indiancoins.8m.com/awadh/AwadhHist.html#Top
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/nawab-wajid-ali-shah.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wajid_Ali_Shah

1908: Birth of Manmath Nath Gupta, Indian author and Freedom Fighter who died on October 26, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manmath_Nath_Gupta
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/manmath_nath_gupta-profile-6348-30.htm

Manmath Nath Gupta

1938: Birth of S. Ramachandran Pillai, Indian communist leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._Ramachandran_Pillai
http://www.cpimkerala.org/eng/com.s.-ramachandran-pillai–9.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcdIVoI5PmU

1964: Birth of Ashok Banker, Indian novelist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashok_Banker
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/7-february-1964-ashok-banker-indian-author-was-born
http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/b/ashok-banker/

1995: Ramzi Yousef, the mastermind of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing is arrested in Islamabad
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/iraq/956-tni.htm

2012: Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed resigned Tuesday following weeks of public protests over his controversial order to arrest a senior judge
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/02/20122765334806442.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16922570
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/02/08/world/asia/maldives-dispute-explainer/index.html

On 7 February in Southeast Asian history

ON 7 FEBRUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in Southeast Asian history”

Updated on February 7, 2017

1795: The Prince of Orange, stadhouder-in-exile of the Netherlands, issues a letter to all colonial governors telling them to surrender to the British. (The VOC in Batavia do not comply)

1819: Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles leaves Singapore after just taking it over, leaving it in the hands of William Farquhar

http://meridian103.com/issue-1/history/william-farquhar-first-resident-of-singapore/
http://ihaceproject.wikispaces.com/Why+is+William+Farquhar+considered+as+the+founder+of+Singapore%3F

1950: The United States and Great Britain recognize the Vietnam government of Bao Dai, and also Laos and Cambodia
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/20th_century/inch008.asp

1965: First air bombing of North Vietnam by American forces from their Air bases in Thailand
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-jets-conduct-retaliatory-raids

1966: Summit in Honolulu between US president Johnson and his South Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Cao Ky
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/7/newsid_2536000/2536257.stm

1986: Snap presidential election in the Philippines. President Ferdinand Marcos wins against Corazon Aquino with blatant fraud. The election will be nullified on March 24 in favor of Corazon Aquino
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/918/today-in-philippine-history-february-7-1986-the-comelec-conducted-presidential-and-vicepresidential-snap-elections
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_presidential_election,_1986

1990: Death of Alfredo M. Santos, Filipino military figure, born on July 13, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfredo_M._Santos
http://www.uprotc.org/alumni/general-alfredo-m-santos.html

2008: The famous Vietnamese dissident Hoang Minh Chinh dies at 85 after a long illness
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7234214.stm

2011: Thai and Cambodian troops clashed for a fourth day over a disputed border area surrounding a 900-year-old Khmer temple, which both sides claim as their own. Thai nationalists are calling on their government to « reclaim » the area
http://www.france24.com/en/20110207-battle-rages-over-hindu-khmer-temple-thai-cambodian-border-un-security-council
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Thailand-Cambodia-Dispute-a-Test-for-ASEAN-115471614.html

 

On 7 February in Japan’s history

ON 7 FEBRUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in Japan’s history”

Updated on February 7, 2017

572: Birth of Prince Shōtoku of Japan, who died on April 8, 622
http://veryasian.weebly.com/prince-shotoku.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Sh%C5%8Dtoku

1045: Death of the 69th Japanese Emperor Go-Suzaku (1036-1045), born on December 4, 1009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Suzaku

1855: Signature of the Treaty of Shimoda marking the start of official relations between Russia and Japan and joint ownership of Sakhaline Island
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Treaty_of_Shimoda
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Shimoda

1855 Shimoda

1871:Birth of Kiyoshi Shiga, Japanese physician and bacteriologist who died on January 25, 1957
http://www.paul-ehrlich.de/Teachers/shiga.htm

1943: The Japanese are driven off Guadalcanal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalcanal_Campaign
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Ke
http://www.britishpathe.com/video/us-retake-guadalcanal-february-1943/query/JAPANESE+WAR

1982: Birth of Osamu Mukai, Japanese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Mukai_Osamu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzC13N3md6s&feature=fvst

1988: Birth of Ai Kago, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ai_Kago

1992: Birth of Maimi Yajima, Japanese singer
http://helloproject.wikia.com/wiki/Yajima_Maimi

1996: Birth of Mai Hagiwara, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mai_Hagiwara

2000: Death of Shiho Niiyama, Japanese voice actress, born on March 21, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiho_Niiyama

2011: Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan is promising his government will « tenaciously » pursue the return of four disputed islands from Russia, ahead of a diplomatic mission to Moscow
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/Japanese-PM-Pledges-Tenacious-Effort-to-Recover-Disputed-Islands-115470599.html

2012: Japan and the United States reached a broad agreement to transfer 4,700 U.S. marines stationed in Okinawa Prefecture to Guam, scaling down from the originally planned 8,000, Japanese government sources have said
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16954599

On 7 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 7 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in Chinese history”

Updated on February 7, 2017

199: Death of Lü Bu, Chinese warlord
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%BC_Bu

812: Death of Li Ning, Chinese prince, born in 793
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Ning_(Tang_Dynasty)

1799: Death of Chinese Emperor Qianlong (1736-1795), born on September 25, 1711
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Qianlong_Emperor
http://www.cultural-china.com/chinaWH/html/en/33History214.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1259.html

1906: Birth of Puyi, the last Chinese emperor under the name of Xuantong (1908-1912), who died on October 17, 1967
http://www.lilicat.com/puyi.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1656.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z5LZAIg4yRQ

1955: Chinese Nationalists start to evacuate Tachen islands under the US protection
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CDoQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fweb.stanford.edu%2Fgroup%2Ftomzgroup%2Fpmwiki%2Fuploads%2F0050-1955-01-K-b-OEP.pdf&ei=iyDVVPSGJITzUtubgMgN&usg=AFQjCNGgw0ZRF3jokUSojqDfVdl-JN1dVA&sig2=EoVHlzhyC5nTIvOdbFx9PA

1955-02-07 evacuation Tachen

1957: Establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Sri Lanka

1967: At the peak of the Cultural Revolution, the Chinese government says it is no more in the capacity of guarantee the security of the Soviets in Beijing

1967: Birth of  Cheung  Man, Hong Kong actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0156522/
http://www.brns.com/pages4/cheungman1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2otqgNWVi24&feature=related

1976: Hua Guofeng, chosen by Mao Zedong as successor, becomes Prime Minister, replacing Zhou Enlai
http://chineseposters.net/themes/huaguofeng.php
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/hua-guofeng/index.htm

1976 Hua Guofeng