Daily Archives: 10 mars 2017

On 10 March in South Asian history

1959-03-10 Début du soulèvement

ON 10 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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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1735: An agreement between Nadir Shah and Russia is signed near Ganja, Azerbaijan and Russian troops are withdrawn from Baku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://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

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

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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