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On 5 March in Asian history

1931-03-05 Gandhi-Irwin Pact

ON 5 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 5, 2017

1539: Death of Nuno da Cunha, a Portuguese governor in India from 1528 to 1538
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuno_da_Cunha

1611: Death of Shimazu Yoshihisa, a samurai, daimo of Satsuma province, born in February 1533
http://www.samurai-archives.com/yoshihisa.html

1663: Go-Sai, 111th Japanese Emperor abdicates. He will die in March 1685
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Sai

1776: Death of Yeongjo, 21st of Korean Joseon dynasty’s ruler, born in September 1694
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yeongjo_of_Joseon

1824: The British officially declare war on Burma, starting the First Burmese War
http://www1.somerset.gov.uk/archives/sli/1burmese.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2464.html

1886: Birth of Dong Biwu, hight-ranking member of the Communist Party of China who died in April 1975
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dong_Biwu
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2281.html

1895: The Japanese size the Chinese port of Yingkou (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yingkou

1895-03-05 Prise de Yingkou

1897: Birth of Soong May-ling, wife of Chiang Kai-shek who died in October 2003
http://www.magiccarpetjournals.com/Madame-Chiang.htm
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookreviews/6989388/The-Last-Empress-Madame-Chiang-Kai-shek-and-the-Birth-of-Modern-China-review.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2373.html

1898: Birth of Zhou Enlai, Chinese Premier from 1949 to 1976
http://spartacus-educational.com/COLDenlai.htm
http://www.chinafile.com/mystery-zhou-enlai
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2760.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LydnqKl-zeg

1906: In the Philippines, United States Army troops bring overwhelming force against the native Moros in the First Battle of Bud Dajo, leaving only six survivors


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Bud_Dajo
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=First%20Battle%20of%20Bud%20Dajo
http://indiohistorian.tumblr.com/post/45890739715/first-battle-of-bud-dajo-the-photo-above-has-a

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9BvYnItmqo

1909: Birth of Sutan Sjahrir, Indonesian Prime Minister (1945-1947), who died on April 9, 1966
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutan_Sjahrir

1913: Birth of Gangubai Hangal, Indian singer who died on July 21, 2009
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/gangubai-hangal.html
https://homes.cs.washington.edu/~mausam/gangubai.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoJEY4wB864

1927: 1,000 US marines land in China to protect American property
http://www.chinamarines.com/ver3/shan.htm

1931: After the Salt March, Signature of the Gandhi–Irwin Pact, a political agreement signed by Mahatma Gandhi and the then Viceroy of India, Lord Irwin envisaging the release of political prisoners and allowing salt to be freely used by the poorest members of the population.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gandhi%E2%80%93Irwin_Pact
http://www.rarenewspapers.com/view/580415

1931-03-05 Gandhi-Irwin Pact

1932: Takuma Dan, a Japanese baron, director general of Mitsui is murdered by a right-wing nationalist
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/291.html

1932-03-05 Murderer of Takuma Dan Mitsui

1939: Birth of Benyamin Sueb, Indonesian comedian, actor, and singer who died on September 5, 1995
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benyamin_Sueb

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZzTcLLMCFw

1940: Death of Cai Yuanpei (Tsai Yuan-pei), Chinese educator who was the first president of the Academia Sinica, born on January 11, 1868
https://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/tsai-yuan-pei-cai-yuanpei-%E8%94%A1%E5%85%83%E5%9F%B9/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2170.html

1942: The Japanese enter in Batavia, the capital of Dutch Indies
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=23

1943: Japanese wipe out the Anti-Japanese People’s Army in the Nueva Ecija province of the Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hukbalahap

1944: First US bombing on Haiphong (Vietnam)

1947: Mr. Emile Bollaert is named as the replacement for Admiral Thierry d’Argenlieu as French High Commissioner for Indochina

1948: Birth of A. Rafiq, Indonesian singer and actor who died on January 19, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._Rafiq

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Igzp9slNr3Y

1949: The Jharkhand Party is founded in India by Jaipal Singh
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jharkhand_Party
http://www.open.ac.uk/researchprojects/makingbritain/content/jaipal-singh

Jaipal Singh

1951: Birth of Lat, most Malaysian cartoonist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Malaysia
http://datolatdigitallibrary.blogspot.fr/p/history-of-dato-lat.html

Lat

1958: Pyongyang suggests a total withdraw of foreign forces from the two Koreas

1958: The Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region is founded is established in China
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1746.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guangxi

1960: Indonesian President Sukarno dismiss the Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat (People’s Representative Council), 1955 democratically elected parliament, and replaces it with DPR-GR, the parliament of his own selected members

1963: Mao Zedong writes the inscription « learn from Comrade Lei Feng » launching a long patriotic campaign
http://english.cntv.cn/special/chinastrength/leifeng/index.shtml
http://chineseposters.net/themes/leifeng.php
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2669.html

1963-03-05 Learn from Lei Feng

1964: Ceylan (now Sri Lanka) declares emergency due to unrest

1964: The Joint Chiefs of Staff order a U.S. Air Force air commando training advisory team to Thailand to train Lao pilots in counterinsurgency tactics

1965: Death of Chen Cheng, Chinese politician and military leader, born on January 4, 1897)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chen_Cheng

1966: Passenger jet crashes into Mount Fuji
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/5/newsid_2515000/2515321.stm

1966: Birth of Aasif Mandvi, Indian-born American actor and comedian
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aasif_Mandvi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7sdMsimS-Y8

1970: Birth of Yuu Watase, Japanese manga author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuu_Watase

1978: In China, end of the first session of the  5th National Congress.  Hua Guofeng is maintained as president of the CCP and as head of the government. A new constitution is voted

1978: Ye Jianying becomes president of the National Assembly of the PRC, replacing Zhu De
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/people/yejianying.shtml
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Long-March/Long-March-Ye-Jianying.html

1979 : China starts the withdraw of its invasion troops from Vietnam

1979-03-05 debut du retrait chinois

1981: Birth of Shugo Oshinari, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shugo_Oshinari
http://www.jdorama.com/artiste.1731.htm

1985: The Vietnamese delegate to United Nations, Huang Bich Son, declares that the possibility of a second Chinese invasion is more and more likely

1986: The president of the Philippines Cory Aquino frees the communist leader José-Maria Sison
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jose_Maria_Sison

1988: Riot during a religious ceremony in Lhasa causing around 50 people dead. 600 people died in the 1987-1988 unrests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5laC0_eb9c&feature=related

1989: Beginning of anti-Chinese riots in Tibet
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2230.html

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

2001: In Malaysia, Ezam Mohamed Noor, ex secretary of Anwar Ibrahim, and leader of the Youth wing of the National Justice Party (Keadilan National) is arrested
http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/ASA28/001/2001/en
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/asia-pacific/1420739.stm

2004: Death of Zang Kejia, Chinese poet, born in October 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zang_Kejia

2010: Thailand has refused to grant a visa to the sister of the Dalai Lama because it does not want to anger China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8551258.stm

2013: Police in the Maldives capital, Male, arrests former President Mohamed Nasheed for abuse of office, after months of political tension
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21668176 http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/03/20133510315699221.html

2013: U.N. diplomats say the United States and China have reached a tentative deal on new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, as Pyongyang threatened to disregard the armistice that ended its 1950 to 1953 war with South Korea
http://www.voanews.com/content/un-security-council-to-discuss-north-korea-sanctions/1615283.html

2015: The US ambassador to South Korea is attacked by a knife-wielding man shouting anti-war slogans during a public event at an arts centre in Seoul
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31743055
http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=3001573 http://www.aljazeera.com/news/southasia/2015/03/ambassador-attacked-south-korea-150304232100655.html

2016: Afghanistan’s Taliban has said it will not take part in peace talks with the government unless foreign troops leave the country. The group also said it wanted detained members of its ranks to be freed
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/03/afghan-talks-taliban-refuses-participate-160305135801134.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-35736434

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 5 March in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 5 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 5, 2017

1824: The British officially declare war on Burma, stating the First Burmanese War
http://www1.somerset.gov.uk/archives/sli/1burmese.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2464.html

1895: The Japanese size the Chine port of Yingkou (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yingkou

1895-03-05 Prise de Yingkou

1906: In the Philippines, United States Army troops bring overwhelming force against the native Moros in the First Battle of Bud Dajo, leaving only six survivors


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Bud_Dajo
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=First%20Battle%20of%20Bud%20Dajo
http://indiohistorian.tumblr.com/post/45890739715/first-battle-of-bud-dajo-the-photo-above-has-a

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9BvYnItmqo

1927: 1,000 US marines land in China to protect American property
http://www.chinamarines.com/ver3/shan.htm

1942: The Japanese enter in Batavia, the capital of Dutch Indies
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=23

1943: Japanese wipe out the Anti-Japanese People’s Army in the Nueva Ecija province of the Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hukbalahap

1944: First US bombing on Haiphong (Vietnam)

1958: Pyongyang suggests a total withdraw of foreign forces from the two Koreas

1964: Ceylan (now Sri Lanka) declares emergency due to unrest

1964: The Joint Chiefs of Staff order a U.S. Air Force air commando training advisory team to Thailand to train Lao pilots in counterinsurgency tactics

1979 : China starts the withdraw of its invasion troops from Vietnam

1979-03-05 debut du retrait chinois

1985: The Vietnamese delegate to United Nations, Huang Bich Son, declares that the possibility of a second Chinese invasion is more and more likely

1986: The president of the Philippines Cory Aquino frees the communist leader José-Maria Sison

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

1988: Riot during a religious ceremony in Lhasa causing around 50 people dead. 600 people died in the 1987-1988 unrests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5laC0_eb9c&feature=related

1989: Beginning of anti-Chinese riots in Tibet

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

2013: U.N. diplomats say the United States and China have reached a tentative deal on new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, as Pyongyang threatened to disregard the armistice that ended its 1950 to 1953 war with South Korea

http://www.voanews.com/content/un-security-council-to-discuss-north-korea-sanctions/1615283.html

2016: Afghanistan’s Taliban has said it will not take part in peace talks with the government unless foreign troops leave the country. The group also said it wanted detained members of its ranks to be freed
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/03/afghan-talks-taliban-refuses-participate-160305135801134.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-35736434

On 5 March in South Asian history

1931-03-05 Gandhi-Irwin Pact

ON 5 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 5, 2017

1913: Birth of Gangubai Hangal, Indian singer who died on July 21, 2009
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/gangubai-hangal.html
https://homes.cs.washington.edu/~mausam/gangubai.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoJEY4wB864

1931: Signature of the Gandhi–Irwin Pact, a political agreement signed by Mahatma Gandhi and the then Viceroy of India, Lord Irwin envisaging the release of political prisoners and allowing salt to be freely used by the poorest members of the population
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gandhi%E2%80%93Irwin_Pact
http://www.rarenewspapers.com/view/580415

1931-03-05 Gandhi-Irwin Pact

1949: The Jharkhand Party is founded in India by Jaipal Singh
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jharkhand_Party
http://www.open.ac.uk/researchprojects/makingbritain/content/jaipal-singh

Jaipal Singh

1964: Ceylan (now Sri Lanka) declares emergency due to unrest

1966: Birth of Aasif Mandvi, Indian-born American actor and comedian
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aasif_Mandvi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7sdMsimS-Y8

1988: Riot during a religious ceremony in Lhasa causing around 50 people dead. 600 people died in the 1987-1988 unrests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5laC0_eb9c&feature=related

1989: Beginning of anti-Chinese riots in Tibet
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2230.html

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

2013: Police in the Maldives capital, Male, arrests former President Mohamed Nasheed for abuse of office, after months of political tension
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21668176 http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/03/20133510315699221.html

2016: Afghanistan’s Taliban has said it will not take part in peace talks with the government unless foreign troops leave the country. The group also said it wanted detained members of its ranks to be freed
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/03/afghan-talks-taliban-refuses-participate-160305135801134.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-35736434

On 5 March in Southeast Asian history

ON 5 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 5, 2017

1824: The British officially declare war on Burma, stating the First Burmanese War
http://www1.somerset.gov.uk/archives/sli/1burmese.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2464.html

1906: In the Philippines, United States Army troops bring overwhelming force against the native Moros in the First Battle of Bud Dajo, leaving only six survivors


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Bud_Dajo
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=First%20Battle%20of%20Bud%20Dajo
http://indiohistorian.tumblr.com/post/45890739715/first-battle-of-bud-dajo-the-photo-above-has-a

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9BvYnItmqo

1909: Birth of Sutan Sjahrir, Indonesian Prime Minister (1945-1947), who died on April 9, 1966
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutan_Sjahrir

1939: Birth of Benyamin Sueb, Indonesian comedian, actor, and singer who died on September 5, 1995
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benyamin_Sueb

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZzTcLLMCFw

1942: The Japanese enter in Batavia, the capital of Dutch Indies
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=23

1943: Japanese wipe out the Anti-Japanese People’s Army in the Nueva Ecija province of the Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hukbalahap

1944: First US bombing on Haiphong (Vietnam)

1947: Mr. Emile Bollaert is named as the replacement for Admiral Thierry d’Argenlieu as French High Commissioner for Indochina

1948: Birth of A. Rafiq, Indonesian singer and actor who died on January 19, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._Rafiq

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Igzp9slNr3Y

1951: Birth of Lat, most Malaysian cartoonist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal:Malaysia
http://datolatdigitallibrary.blogspot.fr/p/history-of-dato-lat.html

Lat

1960: Indonesian President Sukarno dismiss the Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat (People’s Representative Council), 1955 democratically elected parliament, and replaces it with DPR-GR, the parliament of his own selected members

1964: The Joint Chiefs of Staff order a U.S. Air Force air commando training advisory team to Thailand to train Lao pilots in counterinsurgency tactics

1979 : China starts the withdraw of its invasion troops from Vietnam

1979-03-05 debut du retrait chinois

1985: The Vietnamese delegate to United Nations, Huang Bich Son, declares that the possibility of a second Chinese invasion is more and more likely

1986: The president of the Philippines Cory Aquino frees the communist leader José-Maria Sison

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

2001: In Malaysia, Ezam Mohamed Noor, ex secretary of Anwar Ibrahim, and leader of the Youth wing of the National Justice Party (Keadilan National) is arrested
http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/ASA28/001/2001/en
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/asia-pacific/1420739.stm

2010: Thailand has refused to grant a visa to the sister of the Dalai Lama because it does not want to anger China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8551258.stm

On 5 March in Japan’s history

1932-03-05 Murderer of Takuma Dan Mitsui

ON 5 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 5, 2017

1611: Death of Shimazu Yoshihisa, a samurai, daimo of Satsuma province, born in February 1533
http://www.samurai-archives.com/yoshihisa.html

1663: Go-Sai, 111th Japanese Emperor abdicates. He will die in March 1685
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Sai

1776: Death of Yeongjo, 21st of Korean Joseon dynasty’s ruler, born in September 1694
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yeongjo_of_Joseon

1895: The Japanese size the Chine port of Yingkou (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yingkou

1895-03-05 Prise de Yingkou

1932: Takuma Dan, a Japanese baron, director general of Mitsui is murdered by a right-wing nationalist
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/291.html

1932-03-05 Murderer of Takuma Dan Mitsui

1942: The Japanese enter in Batavia, the capital of Dutch Indies
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=23

1943: Japanese wipe out the Anti-Japanese People’s Army in the Nueva Ecija province of the Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hukbalahap

1966: Passenger jet crashes into Mount Fuji
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/5/newsid_2515000/2515321.stm

1970: Birth of Yuu Watase, Japanese manga author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuu_Watase

1981: Birth of Shugo Oshinari, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shugo_Oshinari
http://www.jdorama.com/artiste.1731.htm

1985: Birth of Ken’ichi Matsuyama, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenichi_Matsuyam

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

 

 

On 5 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1963-03-05 Learn from Lei Feng

ON 5 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 5, 2017

1886: Birth of Dong Biwu, hight-ranking member of the Communist Party of China who died in April 1975
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dong_Biwu

1895: The Japanese size the Chine port of Yingkou (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yingkou

1895-03-05 Prise de Yingkou

1897: Birth of Soong May-ling, wife of Chiang Kai-shek who died in October 2003
http://www.magiccarpetjournals.com/Madame-Chiang.htm
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookreviews/6989388/The-Last-Empress-Madame-Chiang-Kai-shek-and-the-Birth-of-Modern-China-review.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2373.html

1898: Birth of Zhou Enlai, Chinese Premier from 1949 to 1976
http://spartacus-educational.com/COLDenlai.htm
http://www.chinafile.com/mystery-zhou-enlai

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LydnqKl-zeg

1927: 1,000 US marines land in China to protect American property
http://www.chinamarines.com/ver3/shan.htm

1940: Death of Cai Yuanpei (Tsai Yuan-pei), Chinese educator who was the first president of the Academia Sinica, born on January 11, 1868
https://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/tsai-yuan-pei-cai-yuanpei-%E8%94%A1%E5%85%83%E5%9F%B9/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2170.html

1958: The Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region is founded is established in China
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1746.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guangxi

1963: Mao Zedong writes the inscription « learn from Comrade Lei Feng » launching a long patriotic campaign
http://english.cntv.cn/special/chinastrength/leifeng/index.shtml
http://chineseposters.net/themes/leifeng.php
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2669.html

1963-03-05 Learn from Lei Feng

1965: Death of Chen Cheng, Chinese politician and military leader, born on January 4, 1897)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chen_Cheng

1978: In China, end of the first session of the  5th National Congress.  Hua Guofeng is maintained as president of the CCP and as head of the government. A new constitution is voted

1978: Ye Jianying becomes president of the National Assembly of the PRC, replacing Zhu De
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/people/yejianying.shtml
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Long-March/Long-March-Ye-Jianying.html

1979 : China starts the withdraw of its invasion troops from Vietnam

1979-03-05 debut du retrait chinois

1988: Riot during a religious ceremony in Lhasa causing around 50 people dead. 600 people died in the 1987-1988 unrests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5laC0_eb9c&feature=related

1989: Beginning of anti-Chinese riots in Tibet
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2230.html

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

2004: Death of Zang Kejia, Chinese poet, born in October 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zang_Kejia

2013: U.N. diplomats say the United States and China have reached a tentative deal on new sanctions to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test, as Pyongyang threatened to disregard the armistice that ended its 1950 to 1953 war with South Korea

http://www.voanews.com/content/un-security-council-to-discuss-north-korea-sanctions/1615283.html