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On 2 March in Asian history

Combat de Lang-Kep.jpg

ON MARCH 2 IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 2, 2017

641: Chinese princess Wencheng marries Tibetan king Songtsan Gambo to seal the alliance between the two countries. She will contribute to the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet
http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/silk-road-05.html
http://www.tibettravel.org/tibet-history/princess-wencheng.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=Cw0pAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA204&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

641-03-02 songtsan bambo and Wencheng princess

1074: Death of the Japanese regent Yorimichi Fujiwara, born in 992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fujiwara_no_Yorimichi

Fujiwara Yorimichi

1660: In now India, Siddi Jauhar’s army besieged Panhala, cutting off supply routes to the fort. Netaji Palkar, the Commander of the Maratha forces was on a mission away from Panhala harassing and attacking Adilshahi
http://www.indianetzone.com/48/seige_panhala_fort.htm
http://odetohistory.blogspot.fr/2012/04/city-fort-of-panhala.html

1815: Signature of the Kandyan Convention by British invaders and the king Sri Wichrema Rajasinghe of Kandyan kingdom
http://sundaytimes.lk/080302/KandyTimes/kandytimes_0025.html

1820: Birth of Multatuli (Eduar Douwers Dekkers) who denounced the abuse of colonialism in the Dutch East Indies (Indonesia), who died on February 19, 1887
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multatuli

1885: Battle of Hoa Moc, the most fiercely-fought action of the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885). At heavy cost, 1st Brigade of the Tonkin Expeditionary Corps defeat forces of the Black Flag and Yunnan Armies blocking the way to the besieged French post of Tuyen Quang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hoa_Moc

Combat de Lang-Kep.jpg

1901: The United States Congress enacted the Army Appropriations Act thereby ceasing the existence of the military government of the Philippines.

1919: Death of Melchora Aquino, Filipino revolutionary hero, born on January 6, 1812
http://www.historyking.com/Biography/Biography-Melchora-Aquino.html

1925: Japan’s House of Representatives recognizes universal adult male suffrage for those over 25 (law will be promulgated on May 5). Universal adult suffrage for both sexes over 20 will be introduced in 1946
http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=7155340

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 1932: Ananda Mahidol becomes king of Siam Rama VIII (Officially from March 1935 through his assassination on June 9, 1946)
http://www.soravij.com/royalty/rama8/rama8.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ananda_Mahidol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dszztPAciF8

1933: Most powerful earthquake in 180 years hit Japan in Sanriku aera
https://www.tumblr.com/search/1933%20sanriku%20earthquake
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1933_Sanriku_earthquake

1933-03-02 Sanriku earthquake

1940: Birth of Mamnoon Hussain, Pakistani businessman and politician, 12th President of Pakistan since September 2013
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamnoon_Hussain

1943: U.S. and Australian land-based planes begin an offensive against a convoy of Japanese ships in the Bismarck Sea, in the western Pacific
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/worldwari1/p/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm
http://ww2today.com/4th-march-1943-japanese-force-destroyed-in-the-bismarck-sea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVLV67xILI4

1946: The first session of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam National Assembly elects Ho Chi Minh as President and asks him to form a government
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2250.html

Ho Chi Minh 1946

1949: Death of Sarojini Naidu, Indian poet and freedom fighter, born on February 13, 1879
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/government-politics/sarojini-naidu.html
http://www.edurite.com/blog/sarojini-naidu-the-nightingale-of-india-2/3158/

Sarojini Naidu

1950: Rosli Dhobi, Malay Sarawakian, born in 1932, is executed for the killing of the British governor of Sarawak
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosli_Dhobi

1955: King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia abdicates the throne in favor of his father, prince Norodom Suramarit, in order to really participate in the political arena

1955: Birth of Shoko Asahara, Japanese cult leader, condemned to death in 2004, but not yet executed
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3504237.stm

1961: In Pakistan adoption of the Muslim Family Law under which unmitigated polygamy is abolished and consent of the current wife is made mandatory for a second marriage

1962: beginning of The Voice of Thailand People, a communist radio station based in China

1962: Birth of Morioka Hiroyuki, Japanese writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morioka_Hiroyuki

1962: In a coup d’état, Burmese general Ne Win seizes the power
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ne_Win
http://www.oxfordburmaalliance.org/1962-coup–ne-win-regime.html

1962-03-02 coup Ne Win

1963: Border treaty between China and Pakistan
http://historypak.com/pakistan-china-boundary-agreement-1962/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Pakistan_Agreement

1963 : Birth of idyasagar, South Indian film composer, musician and singer
http://www.vidyasagarmusic.com/flash.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vidyasagar_(composer)

1965: Following an attack on a US Marine barrack at Pleiku (South Vietnam) the USA launched the Rolling Thunder operation by bombing North Vietnam
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/vietnam-war/operation-rolling-thunder/
http://thevietnamwar.info/operation-rolling-thunder/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTxrq_Erw-k

 

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

1969: Soviet Union and Chinese forces clash at a border outpost on the Ussuri River (Around 70 die)
http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1971/jul-aug/marks.html
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB49/index2.html

1969-03-02 clash

 1972: Death of Japanese painter Kaburaki Kiyokata, born on August 31, 1878
http://www.ohmigallery.com/DB/ItemDetail.asp?item=8749
http://www.jstor.org/pss/2385418
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Kaburaki+Kiyokata&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=8tdPT-2jEKWi0QXq1tTWCw&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBQQ_AUoAQ&biw=1192&bih=543

1974: The new constitution of Burma is proclaimed and the official name of the state is the Socialist Republic of the Union of Burma. It ends the twelve-year rule of the Revolutionary Council which had been formed by the army after the March 2 coup of 1962
http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs/Constitution%20of%201974.htm

1981: Al-Zulfikar organization, led by Murtaza, son of Ali Bhutto, hidjacks a Pakistani airplane. One dead
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1981_Pakistan_International_Airlines_hijacking

1981-03-02 hijacking

1990: Birth of Lee Hongki, Korean singer (F.T. Island)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Hongki
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Lee_Hong_Ki

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9zoCSeBc0Q&feature=related

1991: Ranjan Wijeratne, Deputy Defense Minister, is assassinated by Tamil rebels
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/2/newsid_4201000/4201675.stm

1997: Deng Xiaoping ashes thrown into the sea
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2056.html
http://www.nytimes.com/1997/03/03/world/deng-s-ashes-cast-to-sea.html

1997-03-02 Deng ashes in sea

1999: Death of Chinese film director and writer Ling Zifeng, born on March 10, 1917
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/224History13462.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0512757/

2001: The Taliban destroy two giant Buddha statues in Bamyan, Afghanistan


https://www.youtube.com/watch?

2002: US intervention in Afghanistan: operation Anaconda begins in Eastern Afghanistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.historyanswers.co.uk/history-of-war/day-operation-anaconda-begins/
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5mQtfv-oC8

2003: Four North Korean fighters surround an US spy plane, during 23 minutes,  240 km far from Japanese coasts in Yellow sea. First such incident since 1963
http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread5538/pg1

2005: Indonesian Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Islamist movement  Jamah Islamiya, is condemned to 2 years and half in jail for having approved the Bali attack (202 dead)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2339693.stm

2007: In reply to a US congress resolution asking to the Japanese government to solve the problem of the « comfort women », Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that nothing prove that they were forced in prostitution
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2007/jul/31/usa.japan

2009: Military officials from North Korea and the U.S.-led U.N. Command held their first high-level talks in nearly seven years
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapcf/03/02/nkorea.talks/index.html

2011: Pakistani Minorities Minister Shahbaz Bhatti is shot dead by gunmen who ambushed his car in broad daylight in the capital, Islamabad. Mr Bhatti, the cabinet’s only Christian minister, had received death threats for urging reform to blasphemy laws
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12617562
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12622080
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12620506

2011: Bangladesh’s central bank says it has removed Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel economics laureate, from the post of managing director of Grameen Bank, the micro-lender founded by him. The decision, followed allegations of irregularities in the bank’s operations
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/03/20113211448924394.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/03/world/asia/03yunus.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2012: Pakistan President Zardari party ‘makes gains’ in Senatorial elections. The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) won 19 seats, becoming the largest party with a total of 41 seats.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17225502

2013: Death of Shabnam Shakeel, Pakistani poet and author, born on March 12, 1942
http://www.dawn.com/news/789936/shabnam-shakeel-passes-away
https://www.facebook.com/ShabnamShakeelOfficial/info/?tab=page_info

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 2 March in Asian history

1969-03-02 clash

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON MARCH 2 IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 2, 2017

641: Chinese princess Wencheng marries Tibetan king Songtsan Gambo to seal the alliance between the two countries. She will contribute to the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet
http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/silk-road-05.html
http://www.tibettravel.org/tibet-history/princess-wencheng.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=Cw0pAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA204&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

641-03-02 songtsan bambo and Wencheng princess

1660: In now India, Siddi Jauhar’s army besieged Panhala, cutting off supply routes to the fort. Netaji Palkar, the Commander of the Maratha forces was on a mission away from Panhala harassing and attacking Adilshahi
http://www.indianetzone.com/48/seige_panhala_fort.htm
http://odetohistory.blogspot.fr/2012/04/city-fort-of-panhala.html

1815: Signature of the Kandyan Convention by British invaders and the king Sri Wichrema Rajasinghe of Kandyan kingdom
http://sundaytimes.lk/080302/KandyTimes/kandytimes_0025.html

1885: Battle of Hoa Moc, the most fiercely-fought action of the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885). At heavy cost, 1st Brigade of the Tonkin Expeditionary Corps defeat forces of the Black Flag and Yunnan Armies blocking the way to the besieged French post of Tuyen Quang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hoa_Moc

Combat de Lang-Kep.jpg

1943: U.S. and Australian land-based planes begin an offensive against a convoy of Japanese ships in the Bismarck Sea, in the western Pacific
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/worldwari1/p/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm
http://ww2today.com/4th-march-1943-japanese-force-destroyed-in-the-bismarck-sea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVLV67xILI4

1962: beginning of The Voice of Thailand People, a communist radio station based in China

1962: In a coup d’état, Burmese general Ne Win seizes the power
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ne_Win
http://www.oxfordburmaalliance.org/1962-coup–ne-win-regime.html

1962-03-02 coup Ne Win

1963: Border treaty between China and Pakistan
http://historypak.com/pakistan-china-boundary-agreement-1962/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Pakistan_Agreement

1965: Following an attack on a US Marine barrack at Pleiku (South Vietnam) the USA launched the Rolling Thunder operation by bombing North Vietnam
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/vietnam-war/operation-rolling-thunder/
http://thevietnamwar.info/operation-rolling-thunder/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTxrq_Erw-k

 

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

1969: Soviet Union and Chinese forces clash at a border outpost on the Ussuri River (Around 70 die)
http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1971/jul-aug/marks.html
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB49/index2.html

1969-03-02 clash

 1991: Ranjan Wijeratne, Deputy Defense Minister, is assassinated by Tamil rebels
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/2/newsid_4201000/4201675.stm

2002: US intervention in Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda begins in Eastern Afghanistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.historyanswers.co.uk/history-of-war/day-operation-anaconda-begins/
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5mQtfv-oC8

2003: Four North Korean fighters surround an US spy plane, during 23 minutes,  240 km far from Japanese coasts in Yellow sea. First such incident since 1963
http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread5538/pg1

2009: Military officials from North Korea and the U.S.-led U.N. Command held their first high-level talks in nearly seven years
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapcf/03/02/nkorea.talks/index.html

 

On 2 March in South Asian history

ON MARCH 2 IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 2, 2017

1660: In now India, Siddi Jauhar’s army besieged Panhala, cutting off supply routes to the fort. Netaji Palkar, the Commander of the Maratha forces was on a mission away from Panhala harassing and attacking Adilshahi
http://www.indianetzone.com/48/seige_panhala_fort.htm
http://odetohistory.blogspot.fr/2012/04/city-fort-of-panhala.html

1815: Signature of the Kandyan Convention by British invaders and the king Sri Wichrema Rajasinghe of Kandyan kingdom
http://sundaytimes.lk/080302/KandyTimes/kandytimes_0025.html

1940: Birth of Mamnoon Hussain, Pakistani businessman and politician, 12th President of Pakistan since September 2013
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamnoon_Hussain

1949: Death of Sarojini Naidu, Indian poet and freedom fighter, born on February 13, 1879
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/government-politics/sarojini-naidu.html
http://www.edurite.com/blog/sarojini-naidu-the-nightingale-of-india-2/3158/

Sarojini Naidu

1961: In Pakistan adoption of the Muslim Family Law under which unmitigated polygamy is abolished and consent of the current wife is made mandatory for a second marriage

1963 : Birth of idyasagar, South Indian film composer, musician and singer
http://www.vidyasagarmusic.com/flash.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vidyasagar_(composer)

1963: Border treaty between China and Pakistan
http://historypak.com/pakistan-china-boundary-agreement-1962/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Pakistan_Agreement

1981: Al-Zulfikar organization, led by Murtaza, son of Ali Bhutto, hidjacks a Pakistani airplane. One dead
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1981_Pakistan_International_Airlines_hijacking

1981-03-02 hijacking

1991: Ranjan Wijeratne, Deputy Defense Minister, is assassinated by Tamil rebels
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/2/newsid_4201000/4201675.stm

2002: US intervention in Afghanistan: operation Anaconda begins in Eastern Afghanistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.historyanswers.co.uk/history-of-war/day-operation-anaconda-begins/
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

2011: Pakistani Minorities Minister Shahbaz Bhatti is shot dead by gunmen who ambushed his car in broad daylight in the capital, Islamabad. Mr Bhatti, the cabinet’s only Christian minister, had received death threats for urging reform to blasphemy laws
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12617562
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12622080
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12620506

2011: Bangladesh’s central bank says it has removed Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel economics laureate, from the post of managing director of Grameen Bank, the micro-lender founded by him. The decision, followed allegations of irregularities in the bank’s operations
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/03/20113211448924394.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/03/world/asia/03yunus.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2012: Pakistan President Zardari party ‘makes gains’ in Senatorial elections. The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) won 19 seats, becoming the largest party with a total of 41 seats.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17225502

2013: Death of Shabnam Shakeel, Pakistani poet and author, born on March 12, 1942
http://www.dawn.com/news/789936/shabnam-shakeel-passes-away
https://www.facebook.com/ShabnamShakeelOfficial/info/?tab=page_info

On 2 March in Southeast Asian history

1962-03-02 coup Ne Win

ON MARCH 2 IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 2, 2017

1815: Signature of the Kandyan Convention by British invaders and the king Sri Wichrema Rajasinghe of Kandyan kingdom
http://sundaytimes.lk/080302/KandyTimes/kandytimes_0025.html

1820: Birth of Multatuli (Eduar Douwers Dekkers) who denounced the abuse of colonialism in the Dutch East Indies (Indonesia), who died on February 19, 1887
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multatuli

1885: Battle of Hoa Moc, the most fiercely-fought action of the Sino-French War (August 1884–April 1885). At heavy cost, 1st Brigade of the Tonkin Expeditionary Corps defeat forces of the Black Flag and Yunnan Armies blocking the way to the besieged French post of Tuyen Quang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hoa_Moc

1885-03-02 Bataille de Hoa Moc

1901: The United States Congress enacted the Army Appropriations Act thereby ceasing the existence of the military government of the Philippines

1919: Death of Melchora Aquino, Filipino revolutionary hero, born on January 6, 1812
http://www.historyking.com/Biography/Biography-Melchora-Aquino.html

1932: Ananda Mahidol becomes king of Siam Rama VIII (Officially from March 1935 through his assassination on June 9, 1946)
http://www.soravij.com/royalty/rama8/rama8.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ananda_Mahidol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dszztPAciF8

1946: The first session of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam National Assembly elects Ho Chi Minh as President and asks him to form a government
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2250.html

Ho Chi Minh 1946

1950: Rosli Dhobi, famous Malay Sarawakian, born in 1932, is executed by the British
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosli_Dhobi

1955: King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia abdicates the throne in favor of his father, prince Norodom Suramarit, in order to really participate in the political arena

1962: beginning of The Voice of Thailand People, a communist radio station based in China

1962: In a coup d’état, Burmese general Ne Win seizes the power
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ne_Win
http://www.oxfordburmaalliance.org/1962-coup–ne-win-regime.html

1962-03-02 coup Ne Win

1965: Following an attack on a US Marine barrack at Pleiku (South Vietnam) the USA launched the Rolling Thunder operation by bombing North Vietnam
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/vietnam-war/operation-rolling-thunder/
http://thevietnamwar.info/operation-rolling-thunder/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTxrq_Erw-k

 

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

1974: The new constitution of Burma is proclaimed and the official name of the state is the Socialist Republic of the Union of Burma. It ends the twelve-year rule of the Revolutionary Council which had been formed by the army after the March 2 coup of 1962
http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs/Constitution%20of%201974.htm

1988: Birth of Nadine Samonte, Filipino actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1717757/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadine_Samonte

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

2005: Indonesian Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Islamist movement  Jamah Islamiya, is condemned to 2 years and half in jail for having approved the Bali attack (202 dead)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2339693.stm

On 2 March in Japan’s history

ON MARCH 2 IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on March 2, 2017

1074: Death of the Japanese regent Yorimichi Fujiwara, born in 992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fujiwara_no_Yorimichi

Fujiwara Yorimichi

1925: Japan’s House of Representatives recognizes universal adult male suffrage for those over 25 (law will be promulgated on May 5). Universal adult suffrage for both sexes over 20 will be introduced in 1946
http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=7155340

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1933: Most powerful earthquake in 180 years hit Japan in Sanriku aera
https://www.tumblr.com/search/1933%20sanriku%20earthquake
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1933_Sanriku_earthquake

1933-03-02 Sanriku earthquake

1943: U.S. and Australian land-based planes begin an offensive against a convoy of Japanese ships in the Bismarck Sea, in the western Pacific
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/worldwari1/p/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm
http://ww2today.com/4th-march-1943-japanese-force-destroyed-in-the-bismarck-sea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVLV67xILI4

1955: Birth of Shoko Asahara, Japanese cult leader, condemned to death in 2004, but not yet executed
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3504237.stm

1962: Birth of Morioka Hiroyuki, Japanese writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morioka_Hiroyuki

 1972: Death of Japanese painter Kaburaki Kiyokata, born on August 31, 1878
http://www.ohmigallery.com/DB/ItemDetail.asp?item=8749
http://www.jstor.org/pss/2385418
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Kaburaki+Kiyokata&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=8tdPT-2jEKWi0QXq1tTWCw&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBQQ_AUoAQ&biw=1192&bih=543

2007: In reply to a US congress resolution asking to the Japanese government to solve the problem of the « comfort women », Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that nothing prove that they were forced in prostitution
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2007/jul/31/usa.japan

 

On 2 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1969-03-02 clash

ON MARCH 2 IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on March 2, 2017

641: Chinese princess Wencheng marries Tibetan king Songtsan Gambo to seal the alliance between the two countries. She will contribute to the introduction of Buddhism to Tibet
http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/silk-road-05.html
http://www.tibettravel.org/tibet-history/princess-wencheng.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=Cw0pAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA204&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

641-03-02 songtsan bambo and Wencheng princess

1962: beginning of The Voice of Thailand People, a communist radio station based in China

1963: Border treaty between China and Pakistan
http://historypak.com/pakistan-china-boundary-agreement-1962/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Pakistan_Agreement

1969: Soviet Union and Chinese forces clash at a border outpost on the Ussuri River (Around 70 die)
http://www.airpower.maxwell.af.mil/airchronicles/aureview/1971/jul-aug/marks.html
http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB49/index2.html

1969-03-02 clash

 1997: Deng Xiaoping ashes thrown into the sea
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2056.html
http://www.nytimes.com/1997/03/03/world/deng-s-ashes-cast-to-sea.html

1997-03-02 Deng ashes in sea

1999: Death of Chinese film director and writer, born on March 10, 1917
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/224History13462.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0512757/