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On 10 March in Asian history

1922-03-10 Gandhi arrêté

ON 10 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 10, 2017

948: Death of Liu Zhiyuan, Chinese emperor, born on March 4, b. 895
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zhiyuan

1527: Babur wins a great victory at Kanwaha, while his son is pacifying the Gange valley and becomes the absolute master of northern Indian
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A011

1735: An agreement between Nadir Shah and Russia is signed near Ganja, Azerbaijan and Russian troops are withdrawn from Baku
http://madmonarchs.guusbeltman.nl/madmonarchs/nadir/nadir_bio.htm

1830: The Royal Netherlands East Indies Army is created
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/europe/nl-landmacht-knil.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Netherlands_East_Indies_Army

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2RYcv-yPQY

1846: Prince Osahito, fourth son of deceased Emperor Ninko of Japan, born in July 1831, becomes the 121st Emperor of Japan Komei,  up to his death in January 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmei

1887: Birth of Toshitsugu Takamatsu, grandmaster of Ninjutsu, who died on April 2, 1972
http://www.angelfire.com/mi/budotaijutsu/Takamatsu.html

1897: Death of Savitribai Phule, Indian poet and social reformer, born on January 3, 1831
http://www.winentrance.com/general_knowledge/savitribai-phule.html
http://drambedkarbooks.com/2011/09/03/first-lady-teacher-of-india-savitribai-phule/

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1905: Japanese army captures Mukden (Shenyang) after defeating Russian forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Mukden
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/military-history/bloodbath-at-mukden-imperial-russia-and-japan-collide/

http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14710156

1905-03-10 Mudken caricature

1906: Birth of Alejandro G. Abadilla, Filipino poet who died on August 26, 1969
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/993/today-in-philippine-history-march-10-1906-alejandro-g-abadilla-was-born-in-rosario-cavite
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alejandro_G._Abadilla

1909: By signing the Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909, Thailand relinquishes its sovereignty over the Malay states of Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Terengganu, which become British protectorates
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Siamese_Treaty_of_1909

1909-03-10 anglo-siamese treaty

1910: China ends slavery
http://www.historychannel.com.au/classroom/day-in-history/479/china-ends-slavery
http://histclo.com/act/work/slave/china/sla-china.html

1912: Yuan Shikai is sworn in as the second provisional president of the Republic of China
http://internationalschoolhistory.weebly.com/yuan-shikai-and-the-failure-of-the-republic.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuan_Shikai
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1961.html

1912-03-10 Yuan sworn in

1917: Batangas is formally founded as one of the Philippines’s earliest encomiendas
http://en.wikipilipinas.org/index.php?title=Encomienda

1922: Birth of Kiyoshi Yamashita, Japanese painter who died on July 12, 1971
http://www.weirdretro.org.uk/captains-blog/bizarre-profiles-kiyoshi-yamashita-1922-1971
https://tokyo5.wordpress.com/2010/03/14/japanese-van-gogh/

Kiyoshi Yamashita

1922: In India, Mahatma Gandhi is arrested. He will be tried for sedition and sentenced to six years in prison and released in 1924 for an appendicitis operation
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-march-1922-mahatma-gandhi-was-arrested-and-tried-for-sedition

1922-03-10 Gandhi arrêté

1923: Birth of Manoranjan Das, Indian playwright who died on February 17, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manoranjan_Das

1928: Birth of Atsumi Kiyoshi, Japanese comic actor, who died on August 4, 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiyoshi_Atsumi

1934: Birth of Chinese pianist Fou Ts’ong (Fu Cong)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fou_Ts’ong

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXPdGKMYu4U

1938: Death of An Chang-ho, Korean independence activist, born on November 9, 1878
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Ahn_Chang_Ho
http://www.dosan.org/dosanbiography.html

1939: Birth of Asghar Ali Engineer, Indian social activist and reformist author who died on May 14, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asghar_Ali_Engineer
http://dawoodi-bohras.com/about_us/people/engineer/

1945: The US Air Forces continue the bombing of Tokyo with napalm, causing fires that destroy a quarter of the city and kill than 100,000 civilians
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-firebombing-of-tokyo-continues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_Aj9Jw5MXo&feature=related

1945: Japan declares Vietnam independence

1948: Tetsuo Katayama, Prime minister from May 1947, resigns and is replaced by Ashida Hitoshi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetsu_Katayama
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hitoshi_Ashida

1948: The Indian Union Muslim League is founded by remnants of the old Muslim League
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Union_Muslim_League
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muslim_League

1948: Laos becomes a member of the French Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Union

1949 : Birth of Sam Rainsy, Cambodian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Rainsy

1951: Death of Kijuro Shidehara, Japanese Prime Minister from October 1945 to May 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kij%C5%ABr%C5%8D_Shidehara

1951: Birth of Gloria Diaz, Filipino actress, Miss Universe 1969
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Diaz
http://www.globalbeauties.com/mbmu/2011/03/55th-place-gloria-diaz-miss-universe-1969/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSpocfZ8Qu8

1959: Begining of the Tibetan uprising. Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rebellion-in-tibet

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

1962: Birth of Seiko Matsuda, Japanese pop singer
http://www.japan-zone.com/modern/matsuda_seiko.shtml

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

1965: During the Konfrontasi, in Singapore a bomb placed by two Indonesian marines explodes in the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Building known as MacDonald House. The explosion killed 3 people and injured 33 others


http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_62_2004-12-17.html
http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/macdonald-house-blast-3-dead-33-injured-bombers-treated-heroes-indonesia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4NSDSj0lgA

1966: North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_A_Shau
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=11&ved=0ahUKEwj667fVprTLAhVJtRoKHRiLDMUQFghTMAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.catkillers.org%2Fhistory-1966-Battle-of-A-Shau.pdf&usg=AFQjCNHyjd0GrJqo6qsT124k3r49xNdAwA&sig2=S55ozbEloVQPru0RJnxHOw

1966-03-10 Fall of A Shau Valley

1966: Military Prime Minister of South Vietnam Nguyen Cao Ky sacked rival General Nguyen Chanh Thi, precipitating large-scale civil and military dissension in parts of the nation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguyen_Chanh_Thi

1967: Birth of Omer Tarin, Pakistani poet and scholar
http://www.pw.org/content/omer_tarin
http://ginamc.blogspot.fr/2014/12/omer-tarin-poet-writer.html

1968: During the Vietnam War, Battle of Lima Site 85, a victorious attack by forces of the Vietnam People’s Army on a clandestine United States base in the neutral Kingdom of Laos
http://historywarsweapons.com/battle-of-lima-site-85/
https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/csi-studies/studies/95unclass/Linder.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC3mqwVuLgU

1968-03-10 Lima Site 85

1970: Captain Ernest Medina is charged with My Lai war crimes
http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/mylai/MYLAI.HTM
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/army-captain-charged-with-my-lai-war-crimes

1971: Saigon announces that an South Vietnamese offensive in Laos in the purpose to cut the Ho Chi Minh track caused the death of 7,000 communist

1972: Marshal Lon Nol takes all powers in Phnom Penh and becomes President of the Khmer Republic up to the Khmer Rouge victory in April 1975
http://www.mekong.net/cambodia/banyan2.htm
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7288655

1974: Last Japanese soldier, Hiroo Onada, a guerilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/onoda.html
http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/02/a-japanese-soldier-who-continued-fighting-wwii-29-years-after-the-japanese-surrendered-because-he-didnt-know/

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

 1975: North Vietnamese take the larger part of Ban Me Thuot, capital of High-Plateau in South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/communists-surround-ban-me-thuot

1976: Birth of Kisaki, Japanese musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kisak  i
http://teemix.aufeminin.com/album/see_267452/-100-punk-visual-japonais-groupe.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpNpWTm0B50

1983: General Suharto, only one candidate is reelected President of Indonesia for the fourth time for five years

1984: Birth in Chengdu of Chinese singer Li Yuchen
http://women.stareastasia.com/li-yuchun/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijwjS0tfVps

1986: Birth of JC de Vera, Filipino Actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JC_de_Vera

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCTSmBvM1jY

1987: Birth of Sita Chan, Hong Kong singer and actress who died in a car accident on April 17, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sita_Chan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BomFsTE8rSc

1987: Birth of Liu Shishi, Chinese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Shishi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Mxg8xwKJdE

1998: Suharto, only one candidate is reelected unanimously President of Indonesia for the seven time, but will be obliged to resign two months later

1999: Death of Kusumagraj, Indian poet, born on February 27, 1912
http://www.nashik.com/v-v-shirwadkar-kusumagraj
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kusumagraj

2005: Tung Chee-hwa, Chief Executive, hated by the majority of the population of Hong Kong and who lost the favor of Beijing is provisionally replaced by his deputy Donald Tsang
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/China/GC23Ad05.html

2007: In Taiwan, KMT expulses from its ranks the Defense Minister, General Lee Jye, its highest member in the government because he carried out the order of President Chen Shui-bian to withdraw all Chiang Kai-shek statues from military places
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/03/10/2003351657

2009: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo signs into law RA 9522 or the Philippine Archipelagic Baseline Law affirming the country’s claim of its territorial waters, extended continental shelf, economic zones and the Kalayaan Island Group
http://archives.pia.gov.ph/?m=12&sec=reader&rp=1&fi=p090312.htm&no=8&date=03/12/2009
http://www.lawphil.net/statutes/repacts/ra2009/ra_9522_2009.html

2009: Tibetan are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1959 uprising
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/03/2009311541289689.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7934663.stm

2010: Myanmar’s military government announces a new election law that bars Aung San Suu Kyi, the country’s detained opposition leader, from standing in polls expected later this year. The Political Parties Registration Law excludes anyone convicted of a crime from joining a political party and thus, from contesting in elections
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/2010310513981448.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8559048.stm

2013: Death of Danny Zialcita, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on November 24, 1939
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Zialcita
http://www.rappler.com/entertainment/24309-danny-zialcita-tribute
http://starforallseasons.com/2013/02/15/danny-zialcitas-vilma-santos-films/

Danny Zialcita

2013: Aung San Suu Kyi is re-elected leader of the Burmese National League for Democracy
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/mar/10/aung-san-suu-kyi-reelected-burma-opposition

2015: Pakistan ends death penalty suspension after seven years. It will esume executions for all death penalty offences, months after a moratorium was partially lifted to allow executions of terror convicts
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31812177

2015: At least 16 police officers and eight protesters are reportedly hurt, after Myanmar police clashed with students, monks and journalists as they broke up protesters calling for academic freedom
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/03/myanmar-police-crack-student-protesters-150310123609713.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31812028

 

Holidays and observances

Tibetan Uprising Day (For Tibetan independence supporters)

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 10 March in Asian history

1905-03-10 Mudken caricature

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 10 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 10, 2017

1527: Babur wins a great victory at Kanwaha, while his son is pacifying the Gange valley and becomes the absolute master of northern Indian
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A011

1735: An agreement between Nadir Shah and Russia is signed near Ganja, Azerbaijan and Russian troops are withdrawn from Baku
http://madmonarchs.guusbeltman.nl/madmonarchs/nadir/nadir_bio.htm

1830: The Royal Netherlands East Indies Army is created
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/europe/nl-landmacht-knil.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Netherlands_East_Indies_Army

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2RYcv-yPQY

1905: Japanese army captures Mukden (Shenyang) after defeating Russian forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Mukden
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/military-history/bloodbath-at-mukden-imperial-russia-and-japan-collide/
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14710156

1905-03-10 Mudken caricature

1909: By signing the Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909, Thailand relinquishes its sovereignty over the Malay states of Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Terengganu, which become British protectorates
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Siamese_Treaty_of_1909

1909-03-10 anglo-siamese treaty

1945: The US Air Forces continue the bombing of Tokyo with napalm, causing fires that destroy a quarter of the city and kill than 100,000 civilians
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-firebombing-of-tokyo-continues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_Aj9Jw5MXo&feature=related

1945: Japan declares Vietnam independence

1959: Begining of the Tibetan uprising. Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rebellion-in-tibet

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

1965: During the Konfrontasi, in Singapore a bomb placed by two Indonesian marines explodes in the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Building known as MacDonald House. The explosion killed 3 people and injured 33 others


http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_62_2004-12-17.html
http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/macdonald-house-blast-3-dead-33-injured-bombers-treated-heroes-indonesia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4NSDSj0lgA

1966: North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_A_Shau
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=11&ved=0ahUKEwj667fVprTLAhVJtRoKHRiLDMUQFghTMAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.catkillers.org%2Fhistory-1966-Battle-of-A-Shau.pdf&usg=AFQjCNHyjd0GrJqo6qsT124k3r49xNdAwA&sig2=S55ozbEloVQPru0RJnxHOw

1966-03-10 Fall of A Shau Valley

1966: Military Prime Minister of South Vietnam Nguyen Cao Ky sacked rival General Nguyen Chanh Thi, precipitating large-scale civil and military dissension in parts of the nation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguyen_Chanh_Thi

1968: During the Vietnam War, Battle of Lima Site 85, a victorious attack by forces of the Vietnam People’s Army on a clandestine United States base in the neutral Kingdom of Laos
http://historywarsweapons.com/battle-of-lima-site-85/
https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/csi-studies/studies/95unclass/Linder.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC3mqwVuLgU

1968-03-10 Lima Site 85

1970: Captain Ernest Medina is charged with My Lai war crimes
http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/mylai/MYLAI.HTM
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/army-captain-charged-with-my-lai-war-crimes

1971: Saigon announces that an South Vietnamese offensive in Laos in the purpose to cut the Ho Chi Minh track caused the death of 7,000 communist

1972: Marshal Lon Nol takes all powers in Phnom Penh and becomes President of the Khmer Republic up to the Khmer Rouge victory in April 1975
http://www.mekong.net/cambodia/banyan2.htm
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7288655

1974: Last Japanese soldier, Hiroo Onada, a guerilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/onoda.html
http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/02/a-japanese-soldier-who-continued-fighting-wwii-29-years-after-the-japanese-surrendered-because-he-didnt-know/

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

 1975: North Vietnamese take the larger part of Ban Me Thuot, capital of High-Plateau in South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/communists-surround-ban-me-thuot

 

Holidays and observances

Tibetan Uprising Day (For Tibetan independence supporters)

 

On 10 March in South Asian history

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

ON 10 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 10, 2017

1527: Babur wins a great victory at Kanwaha, while his son is pacifying the Gange valley and becomes the absolute master of northern Indian
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A011

1735: An agreement between Nadir Shah and Russia is signed near Ganja, Azerbaijan and Russian troops are withdrawn from Baku
http://madmonarchs.guusbeltman.nl/madmonarchs/nadir/nadir_bio.htm

1897: Death of Savitribai Phule, Indian poet and social reformer, born on January 3, 1831
http://www.winentrance.com/general_knowledge/savitribai-phule.html
http://drambedkarbooks.com/2011/09/03/first-lady-teacher-of-india-savitribai-phule/

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1922: In India, Mahatma Gandhi is arrested. He will be tried for sedition and sentenced to six years in prison and released in 1924 for an appendicitis operation
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-march-1922-mahatma-gandhi-was-arrested-and-tried-for-sedition

1922-03-10 Gandhi arrêté1923: Birth of Manoranjan Das, Indian playwright who died on February 17, 2013
http://www.srjan.com/moreaward.aspx?awardid=37&events=4
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manoranjan_Das

1939: Birth of Asghar Ali Engineer, Indian social activist and reformist author who died on May 14, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asghar_Ali_Engineer
http://dawoodi-bohras.com/about_us/people/engineer/

1948: The Indian Union Muslim League is founded by remnants of the old Muslim League
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Union_Muslim_League
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muslim_League

1959: Begining of the Tibetan uprising. Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rebellion-in-tibet

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

1967: Birth of Omer Tarin, Pakistani poet and scholar
http://www.pw.org/content/omer_tarin
http://ginamc.blogspot.fr/2014/12/omer-tarin-poet-writer.html

1999: Death of Kusumagraj, Indian poet, born on February 27, 1912
http://www.nashik.com/v-v-shirwadkar-kusumagraj
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kusumagraj

2009: Tibetan are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1959 uprising
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/03/2009311541289689.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7934663.stm

2015: Pakistan ends death penalty suspension after seven years. It will esume executions for all death penalty offences, months after a moratorium was partially lifted to allow executions of terror convicts
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31812177

 

Holidays and observances

Tibetan Uprising Day (For Tibetan independence supporters)

 

On 10 March in Southeast Asian history

ON 10 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 10, 2017

1830: The Royal Netherlands East Indies Army is created
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/europe/nl-landmacht-knil.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Netherlands_East_Indies_Army

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2RYcv-yPQY

1906: Birth of Alejandro G. Abadilla, Filipino poet who died on August 26, 1969
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/993/today-in-philippine-history-march-10-1906-alejandro-g-abadilla-was-born-in-rosario-cavite
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alejandro_G._Abadilla

1909: By signing the Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1909, Thailand relinquishes its sovereignty over the Malay states of Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Terengganu, which become British protectorates
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Siamese_Treaty_of_1909

1909-03-10 anglo-siamese treaty

1917: Batangas is formally founded as one of the Philippines’s earliest encomiendas
http://en.wikipilipinas.org/index.php?title=Encomienda

1945: Japan declares Vietnam independence

1948: Laos becomes a member of the French Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Union

1949 : Birth of Sam Rainsy, Cambodian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Rainsy

1951: Birth of Gloria Diaz, Filipino actress, Miss Universe 1969
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Diaz
http://www.globalbeauties.com/mbmu/2011/03/55th-place-gloria-diaz-miss-universe-1969/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSpocfZ8Qu8

1965: During the Konfrontasi, in Singapore a bomb placed by two Indonesian marines explodes in the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank Building known as MacDonald House. The explosion killed 3 people and injured 33 others


http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_62_2004-12-17.html
http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/macdonald-house-blast-3-dead-33-injured-bombers-treated-heroes-indonesia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4NSDSj0lgA

1966: North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_A_Shau
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=11&ved=0ahUKEwj667fVprTLAhVJtRoKHRiLDMUQFghTMAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.catkillers.org%2Fhistory-1966-Battle-of-A-Shau.pdf&usg=AFQjCNHyjd0GrJqo6qsT124k3r49xNdAwA&sig2=S55ozbEloVQPru0RJnxHOw

1966-03-10 Fall of A Shau Valley

1966: Military Prime Minister of South Vietnam Nguyen Cao Ky sacked rival General Nguyen Chanh Thi, precipitating large-scale civil and military dissension in parts of the nation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguyen_Chanh_Thi

1968: During the Vietnam War, Battle of Lima Site 85, a victorious attack by forces of the Vietnam People’s Army on a clandestine United States base in the neutral Kingdom of Laos
http://historywarsweapons.com/battle-of-lima-site-85/
https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/csi-studies/studies/95unclass/Linder.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC3mqwVuLgU

1968-03-10 Lima Site 85

1970: Captain Ernest Medina is charged with My Lai war crimes
http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/mylai/MYLAI.HTM
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/army-captain-charged-with-my-lai-war-crimes

1971: Saigon announces that an South Vietnamese offensive in Laos in the purpose to cut the Ho Chi Minh track caused the death of 7,000 communist

1972: Marshal Lon Nol takes all powers in Phnom Penh and becomes President of the Khmer Republic up to the Khmer Rouge victory in April 1975
http://www.mekong.net/cambodia/banyan2.htm
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7288655

1974: Last Japanese soldier, Hiroo Onada, a guerilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/onoda.html
http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/02/a-japanese-soldier-who-continued-fighting-wwii-29-years-after-the-japanese-surrendered-because-he-didnt-know/

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

 1975: North Vietnamese take the larger part of Ban Me Thuot, capital of High-Plateau in South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/communists-surround-ban-me-thuot

1983: General Suharto, only one candidate is reelected President of Indonesia for the fourth time for five years

1986: Birth of JC de Vera, Filipino Actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JC_de_Vera

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCTSmBvM1jY

1998: Suharto, only one candidate is reelected unanimously President of Indonesia for the seven time, but will be obliged to resign two months later

2010: Myanmar’s military government announces a new election law that bars Aung San Suu Kyi, the country’s detained opposition leader, from standing in polls expected later this year. The Political Parties Registration Law excludes anyone convicted of a crime from joining a political party and thus, from contesting in elections
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/2010310513981448.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8559048.stm

2013: Death of Danny Zialcita, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on November 24, 1939
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Zialcita
http://www.rappler.com/entertainment/24309-danny-zialcita-tribute
http://starforallseasons.com/2013/02/15/danny-zialcitas-vilma-santos-films/

Danny Zialcita

 2013: Aung San Suu Kyi is re-elected leader of the Burmese National League for Democracy
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/mar/10/aung-san-suu-kyi-reelected-burma-opposition

2015: At least 16 police officers and eight protesters are reportedly hurt, after Myanmar police clashed with students, monks and journalists as they broke up protesters calling for academic freedom
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/03/myanmar-police-crack-student-protesters-150310123609713.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31812028

On 10 March in Japan’s history

ON 10 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 10, 2017

1846: Prince Osahito, fourth son of deceased Emperor Ninko of Japan, born in July 1831, becomes the 121st Emperor of Japan Komei,  up to his death in January 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmei

1887: Birth of Toshitsugu Takamatsu, grandmaster of Ninjutsu, who died on April 2, 1972
http://www.angelfire.com/mi/budotaijutsu/Takamatsu.html

1905: Japanese army captures Mukden (Shenyang) after defeating Russian forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Mukden
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/military-history/bloodbath-at-mukden-imperial-russia-and-japan-collide/
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14710156

1905-03-10 Mudken caricature

1922: Birth of Kiyoshi Yamashita, Japanese painter who died on July 12, 1971
http://www.weirdretro.org.uk/captains-blog/bizarre-profiles-kiyoshi-yamashita-1922-1971
https://tokyo5.wordpress.com/2010/03/14/japanese-van-gogh/

Kiyoshi Yamashita

1928: Birth of Atsumi Kiyoshi, Japanese comic actor, who died on August 4, 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiyoshi_Atsumi

1945: The US Air Forces continue the bombing of Tokyo with napalm, causing fires that destroy a quarter of the city and kill than 100,000 civilians
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history.do?action=Article&id=4823

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_Aj9Jw5MXo&feature=related

1945: Japan declares Vietnam independence

1948: Tetsuo Katayama, Prime minister from May 1947, resigns and is replaced by Ashida Hitoshi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetsu_Katayama
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hitoshi_Ashida

1951: Death of Kijuro Shidehara, Japanese Prime Minister from October 1945 to May 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kij%C5%ABr%C5%8D_Shidehara

1962: Birth of Seiko Matsuda, Japanese pop singer
http://www.japan-zone.com/modern/matsuda_seiko.shtml

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

1972: Birth of Takashi Fujii, Japanese television performer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takashi_Fujii
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1029524/

1974: Last Japanese soldier, Hiroo Onada, a guerilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/onoda.html
http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/02/a-japanese-soldier-who-continued-fighting-wwii-29-years-after-the-japanese-surrendered-because-he-didnt-know/

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

 1976: Birth of Kisaki, Japanese musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kisak  i
http://teemix.aufeminin.com/album/see_267452/-100-punk-visual-japonais-groupe.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpNpWTm0B50

On 10 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

ON 10 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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948: Death of Liu Zhiyuan, Chinese emperor, born on March 4, b. 895
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zhiyuan

1905: Japanese army captures Mukden (Shenyang) after defeating Russian forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Mukden
http://www.theartofbattle.com/battle-of-mukden-1905.htm

http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/14710156

1905-03-10 Mudken caricature

1910: China officialy ends slavery
http://www.historychannel.com.au/classroom/day-in-history/479/china-ends-slavery
http://histclo.com/act/work/slave/china/sla-china.html

1912: Yuan Shikai is sworn in as the second provisional president of the Republic of China
http://internationalschoolhistory.weebly.com/yuan-shikai-and-the-failure-of-the-republic.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuan_Shikai
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1961.html

1912-03-10 Yuan sworn in

1934: Birth of Chinese pianist Fou Ts’ong (Fu Cong)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fou_Ts’ong

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXPdGKMYu4U

1959: Begining of the Tibetan uprising. Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rebellion-in-tibet

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

1984: Birth in Chengdu of Chinese singer Li Yuchen
http://women.stareastasia.com/li-yuchun/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijwjS0tfVps

1987: Birth of Sita Chan, Hong Kong singer and actress who died in a car accident on April 17, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sita_Chan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BomFsTE8rSc

1987: Birth of Liu Shishi, Chinese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Shishi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Mxg8xwKJdE

2005: Tung Chee-hwa, Chief Executive, hated by the majority of the population of Hong Kong and who lost the favor of Beijing is provisionally replaced by his deputy Donald Tsang
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/China/GC23Ad05.html

2007: In Taiwan, KMT expulses from its ranks the Defense Minister, General Lee Jye, its highest member in the government because he carried out the order of President Chen Shui-bian to withdraw all Chiang Kai-shek statues from military places
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/03/10/2003351657