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On 1st March in Asian history

1776-03-01 Treaty of Purandar

ON 1 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 1, 2017

138: For the first time in history, a seismoscope invented by Zhang Heng, detects an earthquake
http://seismoscope.allshookup.org/
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Zhang_Heng
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2369.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PG97kQCp5zM

1260: Hulagu Khan, grandson of Ghensis, conquers Damascus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hulagu_Khan

1320: Death of Buyantu Khagan, Emperor of the Mongolian Yuan Dynasty, born on April 9 1285
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayurbarwada_Buyantu_Khan,_Emperor_Renzong_of_Yuan
http://www.picturesfromhistory.com/gallery/CPA0004501-0005000/image/248/

1510: Francisco de Almeida, Portuguese soldier, explorer and 1st Viceroy of India is killed at Table Bay (now Saldanha Bay, South Africa) born in 1450
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_de_Almeida
http://historymedren.about.com/od/aentries/a/11_almeida.htm

1683: Birth of Tsangyang Gyatso, the 6th dalai lama, who died on November 15, 1706
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsangyang_Gyatso,_6th_Dalai_Lama
http://www.friendsoftibet.org/main/songs.html

1776: The Treaty of Purandar (or Treaty of Purandhar) is signed by the peshwa of the Maratha people and the supreme government of the British East India Company in Calcutta. Based on the terms of the accord, the British are able to secure Salsette
http://pages.rediff.com/treaty-of-purandar–1776-/854934#!info

1776-03-01 Treaty of Purandar

1796: After the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, the Dutch East India Company (VOC) was a financial wreck, and after vain attempts by the provincial States of Holland and Zeeland to reorganize it, is nationalized by the new Batavian Republic
http://geography.about.com/od/economic-geography/a/The-Dutch-East-India-Company.htm

1885: During the Sino-French War, battle of Zhenhai Bay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Zhenhai

1886: The Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore is founded by Bishop William Oldham
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Chinese_School

1889: Birth of Watsuji Tetsuro, Japanese philosopher who died on December 26, 1960
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Watsuji_Tetsuro
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/watsuji-tetsuro/

Watsuji Tetsuro 2

1892: Birth of Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Japanese writer, who died at 35 in July 1927
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Ryunosuke_Akutagawa.aspx
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/ryunosuke-akutagawa/

1895: Birth of Deng Yanda, founder of the Chinese Peasants and workers Party, executed as traitor by the KMT on November 29 1931
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deng_Yanda

Deng Yanda 2

1895: Birth of Ogura Yuki, Japanese painter who died on July 23, 2000
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2002/09/18/arts/yuki-ogura-the-other-side-of-modern/#.VPHege83NMs
http://www.gallery-sakura.com/search/ogura_yuki.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Ogura+Yuki&biw=1301&bih=641&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=L9_xVMTSB4nkUpDyg6AK&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.05

Ogura Yuki Ko-chan resting 1960

1906: Birth of Pham Van Dong, Vietnamese politician, who died on April 29, 2000
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Pham_Van_Dong.aspx

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Rjobv89IpY

1914: The Republic of China joins the Universal Postal Union

1919: March 1st Movement begins in Korea (Samil Undong) proclaims independence from Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/March_1st_Movement
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_Declaration_of_Independence
http://wn.com/Samil_Movement#/videos

1919-03-01 March 1st Movement

1932: Pu Yi is installed by the Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo under the reign title of Datong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi

1932: 12 pro-independence revolutionaries captured in and around Chittagong in Bengal province of British India are sentenced to deportation for life, two to three-year prison terms with the remaining 32 being acquitted.

1934: Pu Yi is crowned as Emperor Kangde of Manchukuo
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=67
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1734.html

ca. 1940 --- Emperor Pu Yi (known as Henry Puyi in the west) was the last  emperor of China.  He was the first emperor of Manchuko from 1934-35, a puppet monarch for the Japanese. --- Image by © CORBIS

1941: Birth of Joo Hyun, South Korean actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Joo_Hyun

1942: Japanese troops occupy Kalidjati airport in Java
http://pacificwrecks.com/airfields/indonesia/kalidjati/

1942: The Battle of Java Sea started on 27 February ends with a new Japanese victory. US suffers a major naval defeat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Java_Sea
http://combinedfleet.com/battles/Java_Campaign
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/1-march-1942-loss-hms-exeter-ian-whitehouse

1947: Chinese Premier T.V. Soong resigns
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/22412278
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2634.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._V._Soong

1949: Indonesian separatists seize Yogyakarta from the Dutch

1950: Chiang Kai-shek resumes the presidency of National China on Formosa (Taiwan)
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1624.html

1956: Prince Sihanouk becomes again Prime Minister of Cambodia for three weeks

1958: Birth of Japanese conductor Chosei Komatsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chosei_Komatsu
http://vimeo.com/4077377

1962: Pakistan, under Ayub Khan, has a new constitution that set up a presidential system of government
http://storyofpakistan.com/the-constitution-of-1962/
http://fr.slideshare.net/ranausmansattar/the-constitution-of-1962

1971: Pakistani President Yahya Khan postpones indefinitely the pending national assembly session, precipitating massive civil disobedience in East Pakistan

1972: The Thai province of Yasothon is created after being split off from the Ubon Ratchathani province

1979: The United States and the People’s Republic of China formally establish embassies in Beijing and Washington, DC

1983: China suggest a five-point peace plan for Cambodia

1994: Hindi film-maker, Manmohan Desai passed away at 57
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/1-march-1994-famous-hindi-film-maker-manmohan-desai-passed-away-at-57
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-manmohan-desai-1426903.html

2001: India is the second country, after China, to have a 1-billion population

2003: Suspected September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed is captured by CIA and Pakistani agents near Islamabad
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2811855.stm

2008: After an agreement with Laos, Thailand begins the deportation of around 8,000 Hmong asylum seekers

2011: Cambodia’s exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy losts a final appeal against a two-year jail term imposed in absentia – a sentence his lawyer denounced as politically motivated
http://khmerization.blogspot.fr/2011/03/cambodias-top-court-rejects-appeal-by.html

2011: Eleven men have been sentenced to death for setting fire to a passenger train in the Indian town of Godhra in 2002, killing dozens of Hindu pilgrims
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12605659

2011: Chinese police, citing newly enacted restrictions on journalists, have moved to forcefully prevent foreign reporters from covering public protests that have been largely nonexistent, establishing “no reporting” zones in Shanghai and Beijing and, in one case, beating a videographer and injuring two other reporters
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/02/world/asia/02china.html?ref=asia
http://www.voanews.com/english/news/asia/China-Unapologetic-About-Harassment-of-Foreign-Reporters-117143003.html

2012: Supporters of former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed have clashed with police and stopped the country’s new leader from opening parliament, three weeks after he says he was forced to resign in a coup
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/03/201231104025321749.html

2012: Death of Ninth Khalkha Jetsun Dhampa (Lord of refuge of Khalkha) lived 57 years in exile because of Soviet domination in Mongolia and Chinese rule in Tibet. Despite difficulties, he fought to revive his faith among Mongols
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Mongolia’s-‘Dalai-Lama’-dies,-had-fought-Stalin-and-Mao-24127.html

2015: India’s ruling Hindu nationalist party is sworn into government in the country’s only Muslim-majority state for the first time after an historic power-sharing deal with a bitter regional rival
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/jammu-now-closer-to-kashmir/article6948801.ece?homepage=true

2016: Renowned Burmese writer Maung Tha Ya, author of over 60 books, pass away at age 86 in the US
http://www.irrawaddy.com/burma/burmese-gypsy-writer-maung-tha-ya-dies-at-86.html

 

Holidays and observances

Korea: Independence Movement Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 1st March in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 1st MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 1, 2017

1260: Hulagu Khan, grandson of Ghensis, conquers Damascus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hulagu_Khan

1776: The Treaty of Purandar (or Treaty of Purandhar) is signed by the peshwa of the Maratha people and the supreme government of the British East India Company in Calcutta. Based on the terms of the accord, the British are able to secure Salsette
http://pages.rediff.com/treaty-of-purandar–1776-/854934#!info

1776-03-01 Treaty of Purandar

1885: During the Sino-French War, battle of Zhenhai Bay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Zhenhai

1919: March 1st Movement begins in Korea (Samil Undong) proclaims independence from Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/March_1st_Movement
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_Declaration_of_Independence
http://wn.com/Samil_Movement#/videos

1919-03-01 March 1st Movement

1932: Pu Yi is installed by the Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo under the reign title of Datong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi

1942: Japanese troops occupy Kalidjati airport in Java
http://pacificwrecks.com/airfields/indonesia/kalidjati/

1942: The Battle of Java Sea started on 27 February ends with a new Japanese victory. US suffers a major naval defeat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Java_Sea
http://combinedfleet.com/battles/Java_Campaign
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/1-march-1942-loss-hms-exeter-ian-whitehouse

1948: Withdrawal of the last British forces from India

1949: Indonesian separatists seize Yogyakarta from the Dutch

1979: The United States and the People’s Republic of China formally establish embassies in Beijing and Washington, DC

1983: China suggest a five-point peace plan for Cambodia

2003: Suspected September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed is captured by CIA and Pakistani agents near Islamabad
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2811855.stm

 

Holidays and observances

Korea: Independence Movement Day

On 1st March in South Asian history

ON 1 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 1, 2017

1260: Hulagu Khan, grandson of Ghensis, conquers Damascus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hulagu_Khan

1320: Death of Buyantu Khagan, Emperor of the Mongolian Yuan Dynasty, born on April 9 1285

http://history.cultural-china.com/en/46H7968H12799.html  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayurbarwada_Buyantu_Khan,_Emperor_Renzong_of_Yuan

1510: Francisco de Almeida, Portuguese soldier, explorer and 1st Viceroy of India is killed at Table Bay (now Saldanha Bay, South Africa) born in 1450
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_de_Almeida
http://historymedren.about.com/od/aentries/a/11_almeida.htm

1683: Birth of Tsangyang Gyatso, the 6th dalai lama, who died on November 15, 1706
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsangyang_Gyatso,_6th_Dalai_Lama
http://www.friendsoftibet.org/main/songs.html

1776: The Treaty of Purandar (or Treaty of Purandhar) is signed by the peshwa of the Maratha people and the supreme government of the British East India Company in Calcutta. Based on the terms of the accord, the British are able to secure Salsette
http://pages.rediff.com/treaty-of-purandar–1776-/854934#!info

1776-03-01 Treaty of Purandar

1932: 12 pro-independence revolutionaries captured in and around Chittagong in Bengal province, British India are sentenced to deportation for life, two to three-year prison terms with the remaining 32 being acquitted.

1944: Birth of Anil Biswas, Indian communist politician, who died on March 26, 2006
http://www.anilbiswas.info/lastjourney.asp

1962: Pakistan, under Ayub Khan, has a new constitution that set up a presidential system of government
http://storyofpakistan.com/the-constitution-of-1962/
http://fr.slideshare.net/ranausmansattar/the-constitution-of-1962

1971: Pakistani President Yahya Khan postpones indefinitely the pending national assembly session, precipitating massive civil disobedience in East Pakistan

1994: Hindi film-maker, Manmohan Desai passed away at 57
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/1-march-1994-famous-hindi-film-maker-manmohan-desai-passed-away-at-57
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-manmohan-desai-1426903.html

2001: India is the second country, after China, to have a 1-billion population

2003: Suspected September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed is captured by CIA and Pakistani agents near Islamabad
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2811855.stm

2011: Eleven men have been sentenced to death for setting fire to a passenger train in the Indian town of Godhra in 2002, killing dozens of Hindu pilgrims
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12605659

2012: Supporters of former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed have clashed with police and stopped the country’s new leader from opening parliament, three weeks after he says he was forced to resign in a coup
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/03/201231104025321749.html

On 1st March in Southeast Asian history

ON 1 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 1, 2017

1796: After the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, the Dutch East India Company (VOC) was a financial wreck, and after vain attempts by the provincial States of Holland and Zeeland to reorganize it, is nationalized by the new Batavian Republic
http://geography.about.com/od/economic-geography/a/The-Dutch-East-India-Company.htm

1885: During the Sino-French War, battle of Zhenhai Bay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Zhenhai

1886: The Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore is founded by Bishop William Oldham
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Chinese_School

1906: Birth of Pham Van Dong, Vietnamese politician, who died on April 29, 2000
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Pham_Van_Dong.aspx

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Rjobv89IpY

1942: Japanese troops occupy Kalidjati airport in Java
http://pacificwrecks.com/airfields/indonesia/kalidjati/

1942: The Battle of Java Sea started on 27 February ends with a new Japanese victory. US suffers a major naval defeat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Java_Sea
http://combinedfleet.com/battles/Java_Campaign
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/1-march-1942-loss-hms-exeter-ian-whitehouse

1949: Indonesian separatists seize Yogyakarta from the Dutch

1956: Prince Sihanouk becomes again Prime Minister of Cambodia for three weeks

1972: The Thai province of Yasothon is created after being split off from the Ubon Ratchathani province

1983: China suggest a five-point peace plan for Cambodia

2008: After an agreement with Laos, Thailand begins the deportation of around 8,000 Hmong asylum seekers
http://www.intellasia.net/thailand-begins-hmong-deportations-76670

2011: Cambodia’s exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy losts a final appeal against a two-year jail term imposed in absentia – a sentence his lawyer denounced as politically motivated
http://khmerization.blogspot.fr/2011/03/cambodias-top-court-rejects-appeal-by.html

On 1st March in Japan’s history

ON 1 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on March 1, 2017

1889: Birth of Watsuji Tetsuro, Japanese philosopher who died on December 26, 1960
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Watsuji_Tetsuro
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/watsuji-tetsuro/

Watsuji Tetsuro 2

1892: Birth of Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Japanese writer, who died at 35 in July 1927
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Ryunosuke_Akutagawa.aspx
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/ryunosuke-akutagawa/

1895: Birth of Ogura Yuki, Japanese painter who died on July 23, 2000
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2002/09/18/arts/yuki-ogura-the-other-side-of-modern/#.VPHege83NMs
http://www.gallery-sakura.com/search/ogura_yuki.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Ogura+Yuki&biw=1301&bih=641&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=L9_xVMTSB4nkUpDyg6AK&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.05

Ogura Yuki Ko-chan resting 1960

1919: March 1st Movement begins in Korea (Samil Undong) proclaims independence from Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/March_1st_Movement
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_Declaration_of_Independence
http://wn.com/Samil_Movement#/videos

1919-03-01 March 1st Movement

1932: Pu Yi is installed by the Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo under the reign title of Datong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi

1934: Pu Yi is crowned as Emperor Kangde of Manchukuo
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=67

ca. 1940 --- Emperor Pu Yi (known as Henry Puyi in the west) was the last  emperor of China.  He was the first emperor of Manchuko from 1934-35, a puppet monarch for the Japanese. --- Image by © CORBIS

1942: Japanese troops occupy Kalidjati airport in Java
http://pacificwrecks.com/airfields/indonesia/kalidjati/

1942: The Battle of Java Sea started on 27 February ends with a new Japanese victory. US suffers a major naval defeat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_the_Java_Sea
http://combinedfleet.com/battles/Java_Campaign
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/1-march-1942-loss-hms-exeter-ian-whitehouse

1958: Birth of Japanese conductor Chosei Komatsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chosei_Komatsu
http://vimeo.com/4077377

 

On 1st March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 1 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on March 1, 2017

138: For the first time in history, a seismoscope invented by Zhang Heng, detects an earthquake
http://seismoscope.allshookup.org/
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Zhang_Heng

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PG97kQCp5zM

1320: Death of Buyantu Khagan, Emperor of the Mongolian Yuan Dynasty, born on April 9 1285

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayurbarwada_Buyantu_Khan,_Emperor_Renzong_of_Yuan
http://www.picturesfromhistory.com/gallery/CPA0004501-0005000/image/248/

1683: Birth of Tsangyang Gyatso, the 6th dalai lama, who died on November 15, 1706
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsangyang_Gyatso,_6th_Dalai_Lama
http://www.friendsoftibet.org/main/songs.html

1885: During the Sino-French War, battle of Zhenhai Bay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Zhenhai

1895: Birth of Deng Yanda, founder of the Chinese Peasants and workers Party, executed as traitor by the KMT on November 29 1931
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deng_Yanda
http://lishi.huisongshu.com/en.php/HisMain/2471

Deng Yanda 2

1886: The Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore is founded by Bishop William Oldham
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Chinese_School

1914: The Republic of China joins the Universal Postal Union

1932: Pu Yi is installed by the Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo under the reign title of Datong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puyi

1934: Pu Yi is crowned as Emperor Kangde of Manchukuo
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=67
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1734.html

ca. 1940 --- Emperor Pu Yi (known as Henry Puyi in the west) was the last  emperor of China.  He was the first emperor of Manchuko from 1934-35, a puppet monarch for the Japanese. --- Image by © CORBIS

1947: Chinese Premier T.V. Soong resigns
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/22412278
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2634.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._V._Soong

1950: Chiang Kai-shek resumes the presidency of National China on Formosa (Taiwan)http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1624.html

1979: The United States and the People’s Republic of China formally establish embassies in Beijing and Washington, DC

1983: China suggest a five-point peace plan for Cambodia

2001: India is the second country, after China, to have a 1-billion population

2003: Suspected September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed is captured by CIA and Pakistani agents near Islamabad
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/2811855.stm

2008: After an agreement with Laos, Thailand begins the deportation of around 8,000 Hmong asylum seekers
http://www.intellasia.net/thailand-begins-hmong-deportations-76670