Daily Archives: 3 mars 2017

On 3 March in Asian history

ON 3 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 3, 2017

78: Origin of Saka era in India
http://www.indiavideo.org/text/saka-dynasty-318.php

705: End of the Second Zhou Dynasty established by Empress Wu Zetian on October 16, 690
https://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/tang/emperor_wuzetian.htm

724: Empress Genshō abdicates the throne in favor of her nephew Shōmu who becomes 45th emperor of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Gensh%C5%8D
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Emperor_Shomu

 724-749 Emperor Shomu

1301: Go-Nijo is enthroned as the 94th Emperor of Japan (up to 1308)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nij%C5%8D

1575: Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tukaroi

Akbar 2

1707: Death of Aurangzeb, Mughal emperor of India (1658-1707)
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/Mughals/Aurang.html
http://video.about.com/asianhistory/Profile-of-Aurangzeb.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8CPd_UhyGc

1857: Under the pretext of the killing of the French missionary Auguste Chapdelaine, France and the United Kingdom declare war on China (Second Opium War)
http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=1613

1865: Opening of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)

1880: Birth of Yosuke Matsuoka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (1940-1941) who died on June 26, 1946
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=261

1894: Birth of Paz Marquez-Benitez, Filipina writer, who died in 1983
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/972/today-in-philippine-history-march-3-1894-paz-marquezbenitez-was-born-in-lucena-city-quezon
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paz_M%C3%A1rquez-Ben%C3%ADtez
http://rizal.lib.admu.edu.ph/aliww/english_pmbenitez.html

1909: Birth of Yuan Muzhi, Chinese actor and director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuan_Muzhi

 

1918: Birth of San Yu, Burmese general and president of the Socialist Republic of the Union of Burma from 9 November 1981 to 27 July 1988 and died on 30 January 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Yu

1924: Birth of Tomiichi Murayama, former Prime Minister of Japan from 1994 to 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomiichi_Murayama

Tomiichi Murayama

1924: Birth of Lilian Velez, Filipino actress, murdered on June 26, 1948

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

Lilian Velez

1926 : Birth of Ravi Sharma, Indian film music director, who died on March 7, 2012
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravi_(music_director)
http://www.mohdrafi.com/meri-awaaz-suno/music-director-ravi-and-his-special-partnership-with-rafi-saab.html/comment-page-1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3HVORuOlLc

1931: Birth of Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, traditional Indian vocalist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghulam_Mustafa_Khan_(singer)

1939: In Bombay (Mumbai), Mohandas Gandhi begins to fast in protest of the autocratic rule in India

1939-03-03 Gandhi taking his last meal before the-start of his-fast

1942: Ten Japanese warplanes raid the town of Broome, Western Australia, killing more than 100 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Broome

1943: During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea: Australian and American air forces devastate Japanese navy convoy

http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/war-in-the-south-pacific-the-battle-of-the-bismarck-sea/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Bismarck_Sea
http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kxu2trrFhHE

1945: Manila is retaken by McArthur forces
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Manila_(1945)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDx2dvTYizk

1951: Indonesia signs a Friendship treaty with India

1951: Birth of Heizo Takenaka, Japanese economist and retired politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heiz%C5%8D_Takenaka

1952: Birth of Rudy Fernandez, Filipino actor, who died on June 7, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudy_Fernandez_(actor)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0273049/
http://www.veoh.com/browse/videos/category/family/watch/v419252WMyk6P8F

1955: The Mutual Defense Treaty between the USA and the RoC (Taiwan), signed on 2 December 1954, enters into force by the exchange of instruments of ratification at Taipei
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/mutual01.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-American_Mutual_Defense_Treaty

1955: Birth of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, who died in a car crash on October 25, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaspal_Bhatti

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0f7_IPMyKV0

1967: Birth of Shankar Mahadevan, Indian singer-songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shankar_Mahadevan

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

1971: Indira Gandhi wins the fifth Indian general elections
http://www.elections.in/parliamentary-constituencies/1971-election-results.html

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1971: Beginning of the no-cooperation of the East Pakistan population

1978: Birth of Seo Moon Tak, Korean singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seomoon_Tak

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ep7hCELr5_A

1981: Birth of Eugene Kim (Kim Yoo-Jin), korean actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene_(entertainer)
http://women.stareastasia.com/eugene-kim/

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

1981: Birth of Sung Yu Ri, South Korean singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sung_Yu_Ri

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMRKrXr3IEc

1982: Death of Firaq Gorakhpuri, Indian poet and critic, born on August 28, 1896 http://www.iloveindia.com/literature/urdu/poets/firaq-gorakhpuri.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/28th-august-1896-renowned-contemporary-urdu-poet-firaq-gorakhpuri-is-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QPOazt4gFo

1997: Arrival to Kaohsiung of the first ship coming directly from Xiamen, Main China. According to the international rules, it displays the Taiwanese flag while entering in the harbor

1998: In Cambodia, Sam Rainsy, who founded the Khmer National Party (KNP), renames it Sam Rainsy Party, because his name is more famous than the one of his party

2001: An explosion destroys a plane of Thai Airways on which Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was to embark
http://www.b737.org.uk/thai737news.htm
http://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-releases/Pages/Information_on_Thai_Airways_International_Boeing_737_Explosion.aspx

2005: Pyongyang said it is no more committed to the moratorium on its tests of long range missiles as announced in September 1999

2006: After more than two years, the two Koreas resume their military talks at the highest level than ever

2009: Eight Pakistanis are killed and up to six Sri Lankan cricket players wounded by armed men in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/03/20093342556242789.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7921430.stm

2010: A court in East Timor sentences 24 rebels to up to 16 years in prison for the attempted assassinations of the country’s president and prime minister in 2008
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/20103391335435310.html

2014: North Korea deports an Australian missionary detained for spreading Christianity in the country, saying he apologized for his anti-state religious acts and requested forgiveness
http://asiancorrespondent.com/120136/north-korea-deports-australian-missionary/
http://www.theguardian.com/world/video/2014/mar/03/jailed-australian-missionary-reads-confession

2014: China says it has captured the final three suspects in the stabbing rampage at a train station that killed 29 people and injured 143 others. The Ministry for Public Security says the suspects who carried out the attack are part of a terrorist gang led by Abdurehim Kurban
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-captures-remaining-suspects-in-train-station-attack/1862890.html
http://www.euronews.com/2014/03/03/china-ethnic-uighurs-say-they-are-being-harassed-after-train-station-knife-/ 

2014: Expressing « extreme anger » towards the United States government, Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said in an interview that the war in Afghanistan was not fought with his country’s interests in mind. http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/03/karzai-afghan-war-fought-western-interest-20143353951600289.html

 

Holidays and observances

Hinamatsuri (Dolls Festival) – Japanese celebration day for girls.

Samjinnal (Korea)

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 3 March in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 3 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 3, 2017

1575: Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tukaroi

Akbar 2

1857: Under the pretext of the killing of the French missionary Auguste Chapdelaine, France and the United Kingdom declare war on China (Second Opium War)
http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=1613

1942: Ten Japanese warplanes raid the town of Broome, Western Australia, killing more than 100 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Broome

1943: During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea: Australian and American air forces devastate Japanese navy convoy

http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/war-in-the-south-pacific-the-battle-of-the-bismarck-sea/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Bismarck_Sea
http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm

1945: Manila is retaken by McArthur forces
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Manila_(1945)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDx2dvTYizk

1951: Indonesia signs a Friendship treaty with India

1955: The Mutual Defense Treaty between the USA and the RoC (Taiwan), signed on 2 December 1954, enters into force by the exchange of instruments of ratification at Taipei
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/mutual01.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-American_Mutual_Defense_Treaty

1971: Beginning of the no-cooperation of the East Pakistan population

1997: Arrival to Kaohsiung of the first ship coming directly from Xiamen, Main China. According to the international rules, it displays the Taiwanese flag while entering in the harbor

2005: Pyongyang said it is no more committed to the moratorium on its tests of long range missiles as announced in September 1999

2006: After more than two years, the two Koreas resume their military talks at the highest level than ever

2014: Expressing « extreme anger » towards the United States government, Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said in an interview that the war in Afghanistan was not fought with his country’s interests in mind. http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/03/karzai-afghan-war-fought-western-interest-20143353951600289.html

 

On 3 March in South Asian history

ON 3 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 3, 2017

78: Origin of Saka era in India
http://www.indiavideo.org/text/saka-dynasty-318.php

1575: Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tukaroi

Akbar 2

1707: Death of Aurangzeb, Mughal emperor of India (1658-1707)http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/Mughals/Aurang.html
http://video.about.com/asianhistory/Profile-of-Aurangzeb.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8CPd_UhyGc

1926 : Birth of Ravi Sharma, Indian film music director, who died on March 7, 2012
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravi_(music_director)
http://www.mohdrafi.com/meri-awaaz-suno/music-director-ravi-and-his-special-partnership-with-rafi-saab.html/comment-page-1

1931: Birth of Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, traditional Indian vocalist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghulam_Mustafa_Khan_(singer)

1939: In Bombay (Mumbai), Mohandas Gandhi begins to fast in protest of the autocratic rule in India

1939-03-03 Gandhi taking his last meal before the-start of his-fast

1951: Indonesia signs a Friendship treaty with India

1955: Birth of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, who died in a car crash on October 25, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaspal_Bhatti

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0f7_IPMyKV0

1967: Birth of Shankar Mahadevan, Indian singer-songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shankar_Mahadevan

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

1971: Indira Gandhi wins the fifth Indian general elections
http://www.elections.in/parliamentary-constituencies/1971-election-results.html

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1971: Beginning of the no-cooperation of the East Pakistan population

1982: Death of Firaq Gorakhpuri, Indian poet and critic, born on August 28, 1896 http://www.iloveindia.com/literature/urdu/poets/firaq-gorakhpuri.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/28th-august-1896-renowned-contemporary-urdu-poet-firaq-gorakhpuri-is-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QPOazt4gFo

2009: Eight Pakistanis are killed and up to six Sri Lankan cricket players wounded by armed men in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/03/20093342556242789.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7921430.stm

2014: Expressing « extreme anger » towards the United States government, Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said in an interview that the war in Afghanistan was not fought with his country’s interests in mind. http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/03/karzai-afghan-war-fought-western-interest-20143353951600289.html

On 3 March in Southeast Asian history

ON 3 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 3, 2017

1894: Birth of Paz Marquez-Benitez, Filipina writer, who died in 1983
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/972/today-in-philippine-history-march-3-1894-paz-marquezbenitez-was-born-in-lucena-city-quezon
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paz_M%C3%A1rquez-Ben%C3%ADtez
http://rizal.lib.admu.edu.ph/aliww/english_pmbenitez.html

1918: Birth of San Yu, Burmese general and president of the Socialist Republic of the Union of Burma from 9 November 1981 to 27 July 1988 and died on 30 January 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Yu

1924: Birth of Lilian Velez, Filipino actress, murdered on June 26, 1948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lilian_Velez

Lilian Velez

1945: Manila is retaken by McArthur forces
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Manila_(1945)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDx2dvTYizk

1951: Indonesia signs a Friendship treaty with India

1952: Birth of Rudy Fernandez, Filipino actor, who died on June 7, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudy_Fernandez_(actor)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0273049/
http://www.veoh.com/browse/videos/category/family/watch/v419252WMyk6P8F

1974: Birth of Paula Malai Ali, Malaysian-Bruneian TV presenter and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paula_Malai_Ali
http://aseanclan.blogspot.fr/2008/11/paula-malai-ali-southeast-asian-of.html

1998: In Cambodia, Sam Rainsy, who founded the Khmer National Party (KNP), renames it Sam Rainsy Party, because his name is more famous than the one of his party

2001: An explosion destroys a plane of Thai Airways on which Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was to embark
http://www.b737.org.uk/thai737news.htm
http://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-releases/Pages/Information_on_Thai_Airways_International_Boeing_737_Explosion.aspx

2010: A court in East Timor sentences 24 rebels to up to 16 years in prison for the attempted assassinations of the country’s president and prime minister in 2008
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/20103391335435310.html

On 3 March in Japan’s history

ON 3 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on March 3, 2017

724: Empress Genshō abdicates the throne in favor of her nephew Shōmu who becomes 45th emperor of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Gensh%C5%8D
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Emperor_Shomu

 724-749 Emperor Shomu

1301: Go-Nijo is enthroned as the 94th Emperor of Japan (up to 1308)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nij%C5%8D

1880: Birth of Yosuke Matsuoka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (1940-1941) who died on June 26, 1946
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=261

1924: Birth of Tomiichi Murayama, former Prime Minister of Japan from 1994 to 1996
http://www.mediahex.com/Murayama_Tomiichi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomiichi_Murayama

Tomiichi Murayama

1942: Ten Japanese warplanes raid the town of Broome, Western Australia, killing more than 100 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Broome

1943: During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea: Australian and American air forces devastate Japanese navy convoy
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/war-in-the-south-pacific-the-battle-of-the-bismarck-sea/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Bismarck_Sea
http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-the-bismarck-sea.htm

1945: Manila is retaken by McArthur forces
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Manila_(1945)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDx2dvTYizk

1951: Birth of Heizo Takenaka, Japanese economist and retired politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heiz%C5%8D_Takenaka

1994: Birth of Umika Kawashima, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Umika_Kawashima
http://asianwiki.com/Umika_Kawashima

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POKPO8ZYR5I

 

Holidays and observances

Hinamatsuri (Dolls Festival) – Japanese celebration day for girls.

On 3 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 3 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 3, 2017

705: End of the Second Zhou Dynasty established by Empress Wu Zetian on October 16, 690
https://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/tang/emperor_wuzetian.htm

1857: Under the pretext of the killing of the French missionary Auguste Chapdelaine, France and the United Kingdom declare war on China (Second Opium War)
http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=1613

1865: Opening of the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC)

1909: Birth of Yuan Muzhi, Chinese actor and director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuan_Muzhi


1955: The Mutual Defense Treaty between the USA and the RoC (Taiwan), signed on 2 December 1954, enters into force by the exchange of instruments of ratification at Taipei
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/mutual01.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-American_Mutual_Defense_Treaty

1997: Arrival to Kaohsiung of the first ship coming directly from Xiamen, Main China. According to the international rules, it displays the Taiwanese flag while entering in the harbor

2014: China says it has captured the final three suspects in the stabbing rampage at a train station that killed 29 people and injured 143 others. The Ministry for Public Security says the suspects who carried out the attack are part of a terrorist gang led by Abdurehim Kurban
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-captures-remaining-suspects-in-train-station-attack/1862890.html
http://www.euronews.com/2014/03/03/china-ethnic-uighurs-say-they-are-being-harassed-after-train-station-knife-/