Daily Archives: 4 mars 2017

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 4 March in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 4 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 4, 2017

1238: The Battle of the Sit River is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdalduring the Mongol invasion of Russia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River
http://familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River_(1238)

1238 Battle of Sith River

1895: The Japanese take Niuchang city (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm

1904: During the Russo-Japanese war, Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops
http://cnparm.home.texas.net/Wars/RusJp/RusJp02.htm

1943: End of the Battle of the Bismarck Sea. United States and Australian forces sink Japanese convoy ships
http://www.historicwings.com/features99/bismarcksea/history01.html

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

1946: Lord Mountbatten deactivates Indochina as a territory under Allied Southeast Asia Command and transfers all control to the French authorities

1952: China accuses the USA to use bacteriological war in the war of Korea

1980: Five of the six main resistance movements ally in an Alliance for Liberation of Afghanistan

1998: While Beijing forbids countries having diplomatic relations with the PRC to have political relations with Taipei, vice-president Lien Chan arrives in Kuala Lumpur for a « private visit »

 

On 4 March in South Asian history

ON 4 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 4, 2017

1833: According to Akilahiratu Ammananai, Ayya Vaikundar arises from the sea as avatar of Narayana at Thiruchendur  (Tamil Nadu state of India)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayya_Vaikundar

1922: Birth of Dina Pathak, Gujarati theatre and film actress who died October 11, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dina_Pathak

1925: Great Bengali litterateur and poet, Jyotirindranath Tagore passed away, born on May 4, 1849
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jyotirindranath_Tagore
http://sesquicentinnial.blogspot.fr/2010/08/jyotirindranath-tagore-1849-1925.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4-march-1925-great-bengali-litterateur-and-poet-jyotirindranath-tagore-passed-away

1938: Birth of Anton Balasingham, the « foreign minister » of the Tamil separatists in Sri Lanka, who died on December 14, 2006
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Balasingham

1939: Death of Har Dayal, Indian anarchist, born on October 14, 1884
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Har_Dayal
http://www.indiawest.com/online_features/lala-har-dayal—revolutionary-of-the-gadar-movement/article_35cd856c-dbb8-11e3-b730-0019bb2963f4.html

1965: Birth of Khaled Hosseini, Afghan author and physician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khaled_Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini

1980: Birth of Kamalinee Mukherjee, (Kamalini Mukherjee) Indian film actress
http://24snaps.blogspot.com/2011/02/kamalinee-mukherjee.html

1980: Five of the six main resistance movements ally in an Alliance for Liberation of Afghanistan

1981: Death of Torin Thatcher, Indian actor, born on January 15, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torin_Thatcher
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6929176

1987: Birth of Shraddha Das, Indian actress
http://www.justbollywood.in/shraddha-das/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shraddha_Das

1995: Death of Iftekhar, Pakistani-Indian actor, born on February 22, 1920
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iftekhar

2007: Murder of Sunil Kumar Mahato, Indian parliamentarian born on January 11, 1966

http://naxalwatch.blogspot.fr/2007/03/mrshivraj-patil-your-children-killed.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunil_Kumar_Mahato

2011: Nepal ex-PM Krishna Prasad Bhattarai dies at 87. Bhattarai, who spent nearly 14 years in prison for opposing the autocratic system imposed in the country in 1960, served as prime minister of the Himalayan nation twice, first in 1990 and again in 1999
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12655074
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/03/201135133715136828.html

 

On 4 March in Southeast Asian history

ON 4 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 4, 2017

1351: Ramathibodi becomes King of Siam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uthong

Ramathibodi

 1621: Jakarta, in Java, is renamed Batavia by the Dutch
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batavia%2C_Dutch_East_Indies#History

1919: Birth of Tan Chee Khoon, Malaysian politician who died on October 14, 1996
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tan_Chee_Khoon
https://dinmerican.wordpress.com/2015/09/16/dr-tan-chee-koon-a-model-malaysian-without-fear-or-favour/

1943: End of the Battle of the Bismarck Sea. United States and Australian forces sink Japanese convoy ships
http://www.historicwings.com/features99/bismarcksea/history01.html

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

1946: Lord Mountbatten deactivates Indochina as a territory under Allied Southeast Asia Command and transfers all control to the French authorities

1956: Elections for the first National Assembly of South Vietnam since the abolition of the monarchy. Election results announced, with 90 of the 123 seats won by Diem favored candidates
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Vietnamese_Constitutional_Assembly_election,_1956

1981: Birth of Carol Banawa, Filipino singer and celebrity
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carol_Banawa

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

2000: After new 1997 amendment of the Thai constitution, first election of the 200 senators

2000: Death of Kyi Kyi Htay, Burmese actress, singer, and dancer, born on March 19, 1924
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyi_Kyi_Htay

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZfW2MBsF-6c

2003: A bomb attack, by Abu Sayyaf group, in the Davao (Mindanao) airport causes  20 people dead and 170 wounded
http://www.cfr.org/philippines/abu-sayyaf-group-philippines-islamist-separatists/p9235

2009: Ten former soldiers convicted of being involved in the Philippines’ most prominent assassination case have been released from prison after more than two decades

2010: The Catholic archbishop of Kuala Lumpur criticizes the government’s decision not to prosecute two Muslim journalists who entered a church and desecrated the communion water
http://news.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20100304-202490.html

2011: East Timor applies to join Asean
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12644608

2014: Popular Vietnamese blogger and journalist Truong Duy Nhat is jailed for two years for posting articles critical of the Communist government and leaders
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/03/vietnam-jails-ex-journalist-over-blog-post-201434125415556634.html

 

On 4 March in Japan’s history

ON 4 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 4, 2017

1602: Birth of Kano Tanyu, Japanese painter, who died on November 4, 1674
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan%C5%8D_Tan’y%C5%AB
https://www.google.fr/search?
q=Kano+Tanyu&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=EUJST_WjIo6b1AX42fD-Cw&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CB4Q_AUoAQ&biw=1192&bih=543

 

1878: Birth of Takeo Arishima, Japanese novelist, short-story writer and essayist who died on June 9, 1923
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/228.html
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/arishima-takeo-dlb/

1895: The Japanese take Niuchang city (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm

1904: During the Russo-Japanese war, Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops
http://cnparm.home.texas.net/Wars/RusJp/RusJp02.htm

1943: End of the Battle of the Bismarck Sea. United States and Australian forces sink Japanese convoy ships
http://www.historicwings.com/features99/bismarcksea/history01.html

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

1951: Birth of Linda Yamamoto, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linda_Yamamoto

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jIdPlb-gPQ

1961: Birth of Mahito Oba, Japanese voice actor and narrator
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahito_%C5%8Cba

1984: Birth of Ai Iwamura, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ai_Iwamura
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1178639/

1987: Death of Seibo Kitamura, Japanese sculptor, born on December 16, 1884

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

http://darumamuseumgallery.blogspot.fr/2007/09/kitamura-seibo.html

http://www.google.fr/search?q=Seibo+Kitamura&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=eaIUU5yvM6HNygPDxYKoBg&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=837&bih=522

Seibo Kitamura

2010: Death of Tetsuo Kondo, Japanese politician, born on August 29, 1929
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetsuo_Kondo

 

On 4 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 4 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 4, 2017

150: Birth of the Eastern Han famous physician Zhang Zhongjing who died in 219
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Zhongjing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1807.html

581: Yang Jian establish the short-lived Sui Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wen_of_Sui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sui_dynasty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2720.html

895: Birth of Liu Zhiyuan, Chinese emperor, founder of the Later Han dynasty who died on March 10, 948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zhiyuan

1238: The Battle of the Sit River is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdalduring the Mongol invasion of Russia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River
http://familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River_(1238)

1238 Battle of Sith River

1894: Great fire in Shanghai. Over 1,000 buildings are destroyed
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13946467

1895: The Japanese take Niuchang city (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm

1904: During the Russo-Japanese war, Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops
http://cnparm.home.texas.net/Wars/RusJp/RusJp02.htm

1911: Death of Li Lianying, Imperial eunuch, born on November 12, 1848
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/47History6581.html

1952: China accuses the USA to use bacteriological war in the war of Korea

1969: Birth of Annie Shizuka Inoh, Taiwanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annie_Shizuka_Inoh

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bao2qJB3DM

1975: Birth of Ren Quan, Chinese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ren_Quan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSslZX3QCI

1986: Death of famous female writer Ding Ling, born on October 12, 1904
http://english.rednet.cn/c/2006/08/30/972644.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ling
http://www.penciltwister.com/dingling/

1998: While Beijing forbids countries having diplomatic relations with the PRC to have political relations with Taipei, vice-president Lien Chan arrives in Kuala Lumpur for a « private visit »

2000: Death of Ta-You Wu, Chinese-born atomic and nuclear theoretical physicist, born on September 27, 1907
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta-You_Wu

2004: Wang Youcai, activist in 1989 Tiananmen movement, condemned in 1998 to eleven years in jail as the founder of Democratic Party of China is freed and send to the USA
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C03E1D6103FF936A35750C0A9629C8B63                  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Youcai

2014: Death of Wu Tianming, Chinese director and producer, born on October 19, 1939
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/25/movies/wu-tianming-film-director-who-reshaped-chinese-cinema-dies-at-74.html?_r=0
http://artforum.com/passages/id=47593

Wu Tianming

 

On 4 March in Asian history

ON 4 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 4, 2017

150: Birth of the Eastern Han famous physician Zhang Zhongjing who died in 219
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Zhongjing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1807.html

581: Yang Jian establish the short-lived Sui Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wen_of_Sui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sui_dynasty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2720.html

895: Birth of Liu Zhiyuan, Chinese emperor, founder of the Later Han dynasty who died on March 10, 948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zhiyuan

1238: The Battle of the Sit River is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdalduring the Mongol invasion of Russia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River
http://familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River_(1238)

1238 Battle of Sith River

1351: Ramathibodi becomes King of Siam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uthong

Ramathibodi

1602: Birth of Kano Tanyu, Japanese painter, who died on November 4, 1674
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan%C5%8D_Tan’y%C5%AB
https://www.google.fr/search?
q=Kano+Tanyu&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=EUJST_WjIo6b1AX42fD-Cw&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CB4Q_AUoAQ&biw=1192&bih=543

 

1621: Jakarta, in Java, is renamed Batavia by the Dutch
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batavia%2C_Dutch_East_Indies#History

1833: According to Akilahiratu Ammananai, Ayya Vaikundar arises from the sea as avatar of Narayana at Thiruchendur  (Tamil Nadu state of India)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayya_Vaikundar

1856: Birth of Toru Dutt, Indian poet who died on August 30, 1877
http://torudutt.blogspot.fr/2009/11/toru-dutt-biography.html
http://www.poemhunter.com/toru-dutt/biography/
http://www.pib.nic.in/feature/feyr2001/fjun2001/f270620011.html

1878: Birth of Takeo Arishima, Japanese novelist, short-story writer and essayist who died on June 9, 1923
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/228.html
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/arishima-takeo-dlb/

1894: Great fire in Shanghai. Over 1,000 buildings are destroyed
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13946467

1895: The Japanese take Niuchang city (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm

1904: During the Russo-Japanese war, Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops
http://cnparm.home.texas.net/Wars/RusJp/RusJp02.htm

1911: Death of Li Lianying, Imperial eunuch, born on November 12, 1848
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/47History6581.html

1919: Birth of Tan Chee Khoon, Malaysian politician who died on October 14, 1996
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tan_Chee_Khoon
https://dinmerican.wordpress.com/2015/09/16/dr-tan-chee-koon-a-model-malaysian-without-fear-or-favour/

1922: Birth of Dina Pathak, Gujarati theatre and film actress who died October 11, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dina_Pathak

1925: Great Bengali litterateur and poet, Jyotirindranath Tagore passed away, born on May 4, 1849
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jyotirindranath_Tagore
http://sesquicentinnial.blogspot.fr/2010/08/jyotirindranath-tagore-1849-1925.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4-march-1925-great-bengali-litterateur-and-poet-jyotirindranath-tagore-passed-away

1938: Birth of Anton Balasingham, the « foreign minister » of the Tamil separatists in Sri Lanka, who died on December 14, 2006
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Balasingham

1939: Death of Har Dayal, Indian anarchist, born on October 14, 1884
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Har_Dayal
http://www.indiawest.com/online_features/lala-har-dayal—revolutionary-of-the-gadar-movement/article_35cd856c-dbb8-11e3-b730-0019bb2963f4.html

1943: End of the Battle of the Bismarck Sea. United States and Australian forces sink Japanese convoy ships
http://www.historicwings.com/features99/bismarcksea/history01.html

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

1946: Lord Mountbatten deactivates Indochina as a territory under Allied Southeast Asia Command and transfers all control to the French authorities

1951: Birth of Linda Yamamoto, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linda_Yamamoto

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jIdPlb-gPQ

1952: China accuses the USA to use bacteriological war in the war of Korea

1956: Elections for the first National Assembly of South Vietnam since the abolition of the monarchy. Election results announced, with 90 of the 123 seats won by Diem favored candidates
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Vietnamese_Constitutional_Assembly_election,_1956

1965: Birth of Khaled Hosseini, Afghan author and physician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khaled_Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini

1969: Birth of Annie Shizuka Inoh, Taiwanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annie_Shizuka_Inoh

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bao2qJB3DM

1975: Birth of Ren Quan, Chinese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ren_Quan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSslZX3QCI

1976: Birth of Kim Jung-eun, South Korean actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim_Jung-Eun

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5s5IZI4qpG4

1980: Birth of South Korea actress Jung Da-bin who committed suicide on February 10, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jung_Da_Bin

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

1980: Five of the six main resistance movements ally in an Alliance for Liberation of Afghanistan

1981: Birth of Carol Banawa, Filipino singer and celebrity
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carol_Banawa

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

1986: Death of famous female writer Ding Ling, born on October 12, 1904
http://english.rednet.cn/c/2006/08/30/972644.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ling
http://www.penciltwister.com/dingling/

1987: Death of Seibo Kitamura, Japanese sculptor, born on December 16, 1884
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seibo_Kitamura
http://darumamuseumgallery.blogspot.fr/2007/09/kitamura-seibo.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Seibo+Kitamura&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=eaIUU5yvM6HNygPDxYKoBg&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=837&bih=522

Seibo Kitamura

1998: While Beijing forbids countries having diplomatic relations with the PRC to have political relations with Taipei, vice-president Lien Chan arrives in Kuala Lumpur for a « private visit »

2000: After new 1997 amendment of the Thai constitution, first election of the 200 senators

2000: Death of Kyi Kyi Htay, Burmese actress, singer, and dancer, born on March 19, 1924
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyi_Kyi_Htay

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZfW2MBsF-6c

2000: Death of Ta-You Wu, Chinese-born atomic and nuclear theoretical physicist, born on September 27, 1907
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta-You_Wu

2003: A bomb attack, by Abu Sayyaf group, in the Davao (Mindanao) airport causes  20 people dead and 170 wounded
http://www.cfr.org/philippines/abu-sayyaf-group-philippines-islamist-separatists/p9235

2004: Wang Youcai, activist in 1989 Tiananmen movement, condemned in 1998 to eleven years in jail as the founder of Democratic Party of China is freed and send to the USA
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C03E1D6103FF936A35750C0A9629C8B63                  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Youcai

2007: Murder of Sunil Kumar Mahato, Indian parliamentarian born on January 11, 1966

http://naxalwatch.blogspot.fr/2007/03/mrshivraj-patil-your-children-killed.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunil_Kumar_Mahato

2009: Ten former soldiers convicted of being involved in the Philippines’ most prominent assassination case have been released from prison after more than two decades

2010: Death of Tetsuo Kondo, Japanese politician, born on August 29, 1929
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetsuo_Kondo

2010: The Catholic archbishop of Kuala Lumpur criticizes the government’s decision not to prosecute two Muslim journalists who entered a church and desecrated the communion water
http://news.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20100304-202490.html

2011: East Timor applies to join Asean
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12644608

2011: Nepal ex-PM Krishna Prasad Bhattarai dies at 87. Bhattarai, who spent nearly 14 years in prison for opposing the autocratic system imposed in the country in 1960, served as prime minister of the Himalayan nation twice, first in 1990 and again in 1999
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12655074
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/03/201135133715136828.html

2014: Death of Wu Tianming, Chinese director and producer, born on October 19, 1939
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/25/movies/wu-tianming-film-director-who-reshaped-chinese-cinema-dies-at-74.html?_r=0
http://artforum.com/passages/id=47593

Wu Tianming

2014: Popular Vietnamese blogger and journalist Truong Duy Nhat is jailed for two years for posting articles critical of the Communist government and leaders
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/03/vietnam-jails-ex-journalist-over-blog-post-201434125415556634.html