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On 18 March in Asian history

1970-03-18 Lon Nol coup

ON 18 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 18, 2017

1184: In Japan, victory of Minamoto on Taira in the battle of Ichi-no-Tani
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ichi-no-Tani
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2013/10/23/stage/passions-and-pathos/#.VQiGPO9_lMs
http://sites.asiasociety.org/arts/japanesescreens/scr01.html

1184-03-18 Battle Ichi no Tani

1241: Krakow is ravaged by Mongols
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Chmielnik

1871: Death of Augustus De Morgan, Indian-born British mathematician and logician, born on June 27 1806
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Biographies/De_Morgan.html

1893: Birth of Pai Chung-hsi (Bai Chongxi), Chinese Muslim general, who died on December 1, 1966
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Chongxi
http://www.cgltour.com/web/Gglc23E.html

1900: Japan uses its influence over the government of Korea to deny Russia’s efforts to obtain a concession for a naval station at the Korean Port of Masampo, a step in the lead up to the Russo-Japanese war

1914: White Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Lang_Rebellion
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/pai-lang.htm

1918: Birth of Lin Haiyin, Taiwanese writer who died on December 1, 2001
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lin_Haiyin
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/59History11420.html

Lin Haiyin

1921: Steamer « Hong Koh » runs aground off Swatow China killing 1,000
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=950CEFDC1631EF33A25750C2A9629C946095D6CF

1922: In India, Mohandas Gandhi is sentenced to six years in prison for civil disobedience. He would serve only 2 years
http://famousdaily.com/history/mahatma-gandhi-india-civil-disobedience.html
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/on-this-day/March-April-08/On-this-Day–Gandhi-Imprisoned-for-Civil-Disobedience-.html

 1922-03-18 Gandhi condamné

1923: Mathrubhumi, one of the largest Malayalam daily started to publish from Kozhikode in Kerala
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathrubhumi

1926: Birth of Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri, Indian poet
http://www.akkitham.in/biography.html

1928: Birth of Julia Mullock, American born Princess of Korea
http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/news/local-news/2011/03/18/daily-twip-american-julia-mullock-former-princess-of-korea-born-today-in-1928/
http://english.triptokorea.com/english/viewtopic.php?popup=yes&today=no&printable=yes&t=3127&postdays=0&postorder=desc&start=0

1928: Birth of Fidel Ramos, president of the Philippines from June 1992 to June 1998
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1022/today-in-philippine-history-on-march-18-1928-fidel-ramos-was-born-in-lingayen-pangasinan
http://www.g-l-f.org/index.cfm?id=23690
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Fidel_Valdez_Ramos.aspx

Fidel Ramos 2009

1938: Birth of Shashi Kapoor, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shashi_Kapoor
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/18-march-1938-shashi-kapoor-indian-actor-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mggI9ypTUQ

1945: Birth of Hiroh Kikai, Japanese photographer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroh_Kikai

1946: After the agreement between French delegate Sainteny and Ho Chi Minh, General Leclerc enters in Hanoi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCzSSt5HAv8

1950: In a surprise raid on the communist People’s Republic of China (PRC), military forces of the Nationalist Chinese government on Taiwan invade the mainland and capture the town of Sungmen
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nationalist-chinese-forces-invade-mainland-china

1950: Birth of Eiji Okuda, Japanese actor and film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eiji_Okuda
http://asianmediawiki.com/Eiji_Okuda

1953: Birth of Takashi Yoshimatsu, Japanese composer
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/takashi-yoshimatsu-mn0001781805/biography

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1THvmUseQ1M

Takashi Yoshimatsu

1955: Prime minister Ichiro Hatoyama is re-elected by Diet vote, defeating the socialist Mosaburo Suzuki in this election
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ichir%C5%8D_Hatoyama

1962: Birth of Etsushi Toyokawa, Japanese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Toyokawa_Etsushi
http://eiga.wikia.com/wiki/Etsushi_Toyokawa
http://www.nipponcinema.com/trailers/hisshiken-torisashi-trailer

1966: In Indonesia, General Suharto forms his first government as president

1968: Killing of Moro soldiers by members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, known as the Corregidor Massacre
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jabidah_massacre
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1467/today-in-philippine-history-march-18-1968-the-jabidah-commando-was-massacred-in-corregidor
http://corregidor.org/heritage_battalion/jabidah.html

1968: Birth of Shinichiro Miki, Japanese, voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinichiro_Miki
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=659

1969: Beginning of Operation Menu, heavy US bombing on Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-bombs-cambodia-for-the-first-time
https://sites.google.com/site/thesecretbombingofcambodia/introduction
http://study.com/academy/lesson/cambodia-and-laos-impact-of-major-operations-under-nixon.html

1969-03-18 Opération Menu

1970: In Cambodia, coup d’état by rightist factions led by prince Sirik Matak and general Lon Nol with US support. Beginning of Lon Nol’s military regime. Sihanouk flees to China
http://www.edwebproject.org/sideshow/history/coup.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lon-nol-ousts-prince-Sihanouk

1970-03-18 Lon Nol coup

1974: Former Cambodian capital Oudong is captured by the Khmer Rouge. The 20,000 inhabitants are killed or deported
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oudong

1977: US restricts citizens from visiting Vietnam, North Korea & Cambodia

1978: Birth of Juris Fernandez, Filipino singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juris_Fernandez
http://www.pinoystop.com/bio/celebrity-profile/1731/juris-fernandez-biography

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4jonqWz1qI

1978: Pakistan former Prime Minister Ali Bhutto is sentenced to death


http://www.dawn.com/news/1130029
http://www.biographybase.com/biography/Bhutto_Ali.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCC7hAsIQrE

1981: Birth of Jang Nara, Korean singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Na-ra

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZA6p4t_VKO4

1998: Prince Norodom Ranariddh, co-Premier minister, ousted the prior year by Hun Sen, is sentenced in absentia to 30 years in prison for plot
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/138763.stm

2000: In the second ever direct elections for President and Vice President of the Republic of China on Taiwan, Chen Shui-bian and Annette Lu of the Democratic Progressive Party are elected president and vice president, respectively. This puts an end to more than half a century of Kuomintang rule on Taiwan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2172980.stm
http://www.taiwandc.org/elec2000.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ROC_presidential_election,_2000

Chen Shui-bian président

2001: India gets a one billion population
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(05)73073-7/abstract

2001: In Afghanistan, the mullah Mohammad Omar, leader of the Taliban order the destruction of all the Buddha statues
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1161617

2002: U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda ends (started on March 2) after killing 500 Taliban and al Qaeda fighters with 11 allied troop fatalities
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

2008: Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah unveils his new cabinet
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7303560.stm

2012: East Timor’s President Jose Ramos-Horta fails to make the run-off in the country’s presidential election. The second-round vote will see Francisco Guterres face off against Taur Matan Ruak.
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2012-03-18/427228
http://www.france24.com/en/20120318-east-timor-president-fails-make-election-run-off-jose-ramos-horta

2014: Cambodian Prince Ranariddh forms new political party
https://www.cambodiadaily.com/archives/ranariddh-plays-to-old-politics-with-new-party-54281/

2015: Taiwan protesters mark the first anniversary of the student-led « Sunflower Movement », which saw the occupation of parliament for more than three weeks over a trade pact with China.
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2015/03/19/2003613879

2015: Japan’s ruling parties reach broad agreement that paves the way for the most drastic change in the nation’s security policy in six decades and sets the stage to update guidelines for defence cooperation with Washington.
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/03/18/national/politics-diplomacy/komeito-agrees-to-permanent-law-on-dispatch-of-sdf/#.VQn41e9_lMs

2016: Representatives of the US and the Philippines reach a deal on five locations for US troops on the island country. The move comes as tensions with Beijing rise over territorial disputes in the South China Sea
http://www.dw.com/en/us-agrees-with-manila-on-bases-in-philippines/a-19128268

2016: Chinese journalist Jia Jia goes missing after letter critical of the president
http://www.dw.com/en/chinese-journalist-jia-jia-goes-missing-after-letter-critical-of-the-president/a-19126572
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-35828918

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 18 March in Asian history

1969-03-18 Opération Menu

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 18 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 18, 2017

1184: In Japan, victory of Minamoto on Taira in the battle of Ichi-no-Tani
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ichi-no-Tani
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2013/10/23/stage/passions-and-pathos/#.VQiGPO9_lMs
http://sites.asiasociety.org/arts/japanesescreens/scr01.html

1184-03-18 Battle Ichi no Tani

1241: Krakow is ravaged by Mongols
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Chmielnik

1900: Japan uses its influence over the government of Korea to deny Russia’s efforts to obtain a concession for a naval station at the Korean Port of Masampo, a step in the lead up to the Russo-Japanese war

1914: White Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Lang_Rebellion
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/pai-lang.htm

1946: After the agreement between French delegate Sainteny and Ho Chi Minh, General Leclerc enters in Hanoi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCzSSt5HAv8

1950: In a surprise raid on the communist People’s Republic of China (PRC), military forces of the Nationalist Chinese government on Taiwan invade the mainland and capture the town of Sungmen
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nationalist-chinese-forces-invade-mainland-china

1969: Beginning of Operation Menu, heavy US bombing on Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/us-bombs-cambodia-for-the-first-time
https://sites.google.com/site/thesecretbombingofcambodia/introduction
http://study.com/academy/lesson/cambodia-and-laos-impact-of-major-operations-under-nixon.html

1969-03-18 Opération Menu

1970: In Cambodia, coup d’état by rightist factions led by prince Sirik Matak and general Lon Nol with US support. Beginning of Lon Nol’s military regime. Sihanouk flees to China
http://www.edwebproject.org/sideshow/history/coup.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lon-nol-ousts-prince-Sihanouk

1970-03-18 Lon Nol coup

1974: Former Cambodian capital Oudong is captured by the Khmer Rouge. The 20,000 inhabitants are killed or deported
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oudong

2002: U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda ends (started on March 2) after killing 500 Taliban and al Qaeda fighters with 11 allied troop fatalities
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

 

On 18 March in South Asian history

ON 18 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 18, 2017

1871: Death of Augustus De Morgan, Indian-born British mathematician and logician, born on June 27 1806
http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Biographies/De_Morgan.html

1922: In India, Mohandas Gandhi is sentenced to six years in prison for civil disobedience. He would serve only 2 years
http://famousdaily.com/history/mahatma-gandhi-india-civil-disobedience.html
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/news/on-this-day/March-April-08/On-this-Day–Gandhi-Imprisoned-for-Civil-Disobedience-.html

 1922-03-18 Gandhi condamné

1923: Mathrubhumi, one of the largest Malayalam daily started to publish from Kozhikode in Kerala
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mathrubhumi

1926: Birth of Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri, Indian poet
http://www.akkitham.in/biography.html

1938: Birth of Shashi Kapoor, Indian actor
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/18-march-1938-shashi-kapoor-indian-actor-was-born
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shashi_Kapoor

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mggI9ypTUQ

1978: Pakistan former Prime Minister Ali Bhutto is sentenced to death

http://www.dawn.com/news/1130029
http://www.biographybase.com/biography/Bhutto_Ali.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCC7hAsIQrE

2001: India gets a one billion population
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(05)73073-7/abstract

2001: In Afghanistan, the mullah Mohammad Omar, leader of the Taliban order the destruction of all the Buddha statues
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1161617

2002: U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda ends (started on March 2) after killing 500 Taliban and al Qaeda fighters with 11 allied troop fatalities
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Anaconda
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/oef-anaconda.htm

 

On 18 March in Southeast Asian history

1970-03-18 Lon Nol coup

ON 18 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 18, 2017

1928: Birth of Fidel Ramos, president of the Philippines from June 1992 to June 1998
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1022/today-in-philippine-history-on-march-18-1928-fidel-ramos-was-born-in-lingayen-pangasinan
http://www.g-l-f.org/index.cfm?id=23690
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Fidel_Valdez_Ramos.aspx

Fidel Ramos 2009

1946: After the agreement between French delegate Sainteny and Ho Chi Minh, General Leclerc enters in Hanoi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCzSSt5HAv8

1966: In Indonesia, General Suharto forms his first government as president

1968: Killing of Moro soldiers by members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, known as the Corregidor Massacre
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jabidah_massacre
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1467/today-in-philippine-history-march-18-1968-the-jabidah-commando-was-massacred-in-corregidor
http://corregidor.org/heritage_battalion/jabidah.html

1969: Beginning of Operation Menu, heavy US bombing on Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-bombs-cambodia-for-the-first-time
https://sites.google.com/site/thesecretbombingofcambodia/introduction
http://study.com/academy/lesson/cambodia-and-laos-impact-of-major-operations-under-nixon.html

1969-03-18 Opération Menu

1970: In Cambodia, coup d’état by rightist factions led by prince Sirik Matak and general Lon Nol with US support. Beginning of Lon Nol’s military regime. Sihanouk flees to China
http://www.edwebproject.org/sideshow/history/coup.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lon-nol-ousts-prince-Sihanouk

1970-03-18 Lon Nol coup

1974: Former Cambodian capital Oudong is captured by the Khmer Rouge. The 20,000 inhabitants are killed or deported
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oudong

1977: US restricts citizens from visiting Vietnam, North Korea & Cambodia

1978: Birth of Juris Fernandez, Filipino singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juris_Fernandez
http://www.pinoystop.com/bio/celebrity-profile/1731/juris-fernandez-biography

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4jonqWz1qI

1998: Prince Norodom Ranariddh, co-Premier minister, ousted the prior year by Hun Sen, is sentenced in absentia to 30 years in prison for plot
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/138763.stm

2008: Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah unveils his new cabinet
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7303560.stm

2012: East Timor’s President Jose Ramos-Horta fails to make the run-off in the country’s presidential election, The second-round vote will see Francisco Guterres face off against Taur Matan Ruak.
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2012-03-18/427228
http://www.france24.com/en/20120318-east-timor-president-fails-make-election-run-off-jose-ramos-horta

2014: Cambodian Prince Ranariddh forms new political party
https://www.cambodiadaily.com/archives/ranariddh-plays-to-old-politics-with-new-party-54281/

2016: Representatives of the US and the Philippines reach a deal on five locations for US troops on the island country. The move comes as tensions with Beijing rise over territorial disputes in the South China Sea
http://www.dw.com/en/us-agrees-with-manila-on-bases-in-philippines/a-19128268

On 18 March in Japan’s history

ON 18 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on March 18, 2017

1184: In Japan, victory of Minamoto on Taira in the battle of Ichi-no-Tani
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ichi-no-Tani
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2013/10/23/stage/passions-and-pathos/#.VQiGPO9_lMs
http://sites.asiasociety.org/arts/japanesescreens/scr01.html

1184-03-18 Battle Ichi no Tani

1900: Japan uses its influence over the government of Korea to deny Russia’s efforts to obtain a concession for a naval station at the Korean Port of Masampo, a step in the lead up to the Russo-Japanese war

1945: Birth of Hiroh Kikai, Japanese photographer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroh_Kikai

1950: Birth of Eiji Okuda, Japanese actor and film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eiji_Okuda
http://asianmediawiki.com/Eiji_Okuda

1953: Birth of Takashi Yoshimatsu, Japanese composer
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/takashi-yoshimatsu-mn0001781805/biography

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1THvmUseQ1M

Takashi Yoshimatsu

1955: Prime minister Ichiro Hatoyama is re-elected by Diet vote, defeating the socialist Mosaburo Suzuki in this election
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ichir%C5%8D_Hatoyama

1962: Birth of Etsushi Toyokawa, Japanese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Toyokawa_Etsushi
http://eiga.wikia.com/wiki/Etsushi_Toyokawa
http://www.nipponcinema.com/trailers/hisshiken-torisashi-trailer

1968: Birth of Shinichiro Miki, Japanese, voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinichiro_Miki
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=659

2015: Japan’s ruling parties reach broad agreement that paves the way for the most drastic change in the nation’s security policy in six decades and sets the stage to update guidelines for defence cooperation with Washington.
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/03/18/national/politics-diplomacy/komeito-agrees-to-permanent-law-on-dispatch-of-sdf/#.VQn41e9_lMs

 

On 18 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 18 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 18, 2017

1241: Krakow is ravaged by Mongols
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Chmielnik

1893: Birth of Pai Chung-hsi (Bai Chongxi), Chinese Muslim general, who died on December 1, 1966
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Chongxi
http://www.cgltour.com/web/Gglc23E.html

1914: White Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bai_Lang_Rebellion
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/pai-lang.htm

1918: Birth of Lin Haiyin, Taiwanese writer who died on December 1, 2001
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lin_Haiyin
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/59History11420.html

Lin Haiyin

1921: Steamer « Hong Koh » runs aground off Swatow China killing 1,000
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=950CEFDC1631EF33A25750C2A9629C946095D6CF

 1950: In a surprise raid on the communist People’s Republic of China (PRC), military forces of the Nationalist Chinese government on Taiwan invade the mainland and capture the town of Sungmen
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nationalist-chinese-forces-invade-mainland-china

2000: In the second ever direct elections for President and Vice President of the Republic of China on Taiwan, Chen Shui-bian and Annette Lu of the Democratic Progressive Party are elected president and vice president, respectively. This puts an end to more than half a century of Kuomintang rule on Taiwan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2172980.stm
http://www.taiwandc.org/elec2000.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ROC_presidential_election,_2000

Chen Shui-bian président

2015: Taiwan protesters mark the first anniversary of the student-led « Sunflower Movement », which saw the occupation of parliament for more than three weeks over a trade pact with China.
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2015/03/19/2003613879

2016: Chinese journalist Jia Jia goes missing after letter critical of the president
http://www.dw.com/en/chinese-journalist-jia-jia-goes-missing-after-letter-critical-of-the-president/a-19126572
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-35828918