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On 10 April in Asian history

ON 10 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 10, 2017

1407: The lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deshin_Shekpa

1815: The Mount Tambora volcano, in Indonesia, begins a three-month-long eruption, lasting until July 15. The eruption ultimately kills 71,000 people and affects Earth’s climate for the next two years
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1815_eruption_of_Mount_Tambora
http://history1800s.about.com/od/crimesanddisasters/a/Eruption-Of-Mount-Tambora.htm

1656: Dutch fleet occupies Colombo, Ceylon
http://lakdiva.org/codrington/chap09.html

1656-04-10 Colombo pris par Hollandais

1916: Birth of Lee Jung Seob, Korean painter who died on September 6, 1956
http://www.korea.net/NewsFocus/Culture/view?articleId=138949
https://www.google.fr/search?q=lee+jung+seob+artist&biw=1301&bih=641&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=vqEmVZqqOMfnUsCmhOAM&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

Lee jung seob peinture

1917: Birth of Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri, Indian politician, former general secretary of the Communist Party of India (united), who died on May 27, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jagjit_Singh_Lyallpuri#cite_note-h-1
http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article4452.html

1933: Birth of Rokusuke Ei, Japanese lyricist and author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rokusuke_Ei

1942: In the Philippines, Bataan Death March begins for defeated US and Filipinos prisonners


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bataan-death-march-begins
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/bataandeathmarch.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BtDeKWfL1c

1945: US troops land on Tsugen Shima, Okinawa
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_okinawa2.html

1946: First election for Japanese Diet and for the first time women can vote

http://www.ndl.go.jp/modern/e/cha5/description05.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1946 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quwEt1oc9gI

1950: Birth of Akiko Wada, Japanese singer and television performer
http://www.japan-zone.com/modern/wada_akiko.shtml

1952: Birth of Narayan Rane, Indian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narayan_Rane

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9ivqcqT9Qg

1959: Akihito, future emperor of Japan, weds Michiko Shoda
http://www.bbc.com/news/av/magazine-41085238/the-wedding-that-broke-centuries-of-tradition
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Michiko

1965: After border fighting, Pakistan and India sign a cease-fire

1966: Death of Kawabata Ryushi, Japanese painter, born on June 6, 1885
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kawabata_Ryushi
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Kawabata+Ryushi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=ogODT-ffA8ql0QWVvfz7Bg&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBQQ_AUoAQ&biw=1249&bih=569

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPnFg13trh4

1971: US table tennis team arrives in China marking the first thaw between Beijing and Washington since 1949

 http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-table-tennis-team-visits-communist-china
http://uschina.usc.edu/w_usct/showarticle.aspx?articleID=10957&AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3897.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ping_Pong_Diplomacy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1p78BXVIfU

1971: An exile government called the People’s Republic of Bangladesh alias Mujibnagar Government headed by Tajuddin Ahmed is formed. It will take the oath on April 17
http://www.mujibnagar.com/mujibnagar-government/mujibnagar-government
http://weloveourbangladesh.blogspot.fr/2011/04/be-witness-of-historical-moment-of.html

1972: In Vietnam War, for the first time since November 1967, American B-52 bombers reportedly begin bombing North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/b-52s-begin-bombing-north-vietnam

1973: Pakistan adopts its third constitution, shifting the role of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto from president to prime minister
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&ved=0ahUKEwjO16qqp4LMAhWKlxoKHfDdCFEQFgg3MAQ&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.na.gov.pk%2Fuploads%2Fdocuments%2F1333523681_951.pdf&usg=AFQjCNGQXo5W-WuNkRA-RuxWRLb2T2FH7A&sig2=vQ1EFZkz4JvsZCQyLxa03w

1975: Birth of Terrence Lewis, Indian dancer and chorebgrapher
http://www.terencelewis.com/index.php/terence/about_terence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JF9xnwojhmM

1979: President Carter signs the Taiwan Relations Act, which legalizes new U.S. relationship with Taiwan.Under the bill, the U.S. essentially continues to treat Taiwan as an independent nation, sell it arms, lend it money, recognize its passports and grant its diplomats immunity from U.S. law
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan_Relations_Act
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/tra01.htm

1979: Birth of Tsuyoshi Domoto, Japanese artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsuyoshi_Domoto

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07prEAxvPD0

1980: The first Sino-foreign joint ventures in China, « Beijing Air Catering Limited » is approved

1986: Benazir Bhutto returns to Pakistan after an exile in Great-Britain


http://www.siasat.pk/forum/showthread.php?86743-PPP-1986-Benazir-s-Lahore-Return-gathering-which-people-are-comparing-with-Imran-Jalsa
https://www.dawn.com/news/1210249

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8nk5fmPB9s

1986: Birth of  Ayesha Takia, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayesha_Takia

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4om0QdFeD8g

1988: The Ojhri Camp disaster kills more than 1,000 people in Rawalpindi and Islamabad as a result of rockets and other munitions expelled by the blast
http://archive.indianexpress.com/Storyold/27939/
http://www.nytimes.com/1988/04/17/world/us-officials-link-pakistan-blast-to-kabul-regime.html
https://afaq.wordpress.com/2011/09/17/what-happened-at-ojhri-camp-in-rawalpindi-in-1988/

1995: Death of Chen Yun, twice VPM of China (1949-75, 79-80), born on June 13, 1905 http://www.nytimes.com/1995/04/12/obituaries/chen-yun-who-slowed-china-s-shift-to-market-dies-at-89.html
http://articles.latimes.com/1995-04-11/news/mn-53456_1_economic-reform

 Chen Yun buste

1995: Death of Morarji Desai, Indian Prime Minister (March 1977 to July 1979), born in February 1904
http://www.nytimes.com/1995/04/11/obituaries/morarji-desai-dies-at-99-defeated-indira-gandhi-to-become-premier-of-india.html
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-morarji-desai-1615165.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-april-1995-morarji-desai-fourth-prime-minister-of-india-died

Moraji Desai

1997 : Death of Toshiro Mayuzumi, Japanese composer, born on February 20; 1929
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0006191/bio

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0P3UkC3a9Q

2003: The North Korean withdrawal from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, announced on January 10, becomes effective
http://cns.miis.edu/stories/030409.htm

2005: Death of Chen Yifei, Chinese painter, born on April 12, 1946
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/04/14/arts/design/chen-yifei-59-painter-and-entrepreneur-dies.html?_r=0
 http://www.google.fr/search?q=Tsuyoshi+Domoto&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=MWxFU_jBDoeG0AXtqYGgCg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=628&dpr=1#nord=1&q=chen+yifei+peinture&tbm=isch

Chen Yifei

2008: In Nepal, people vote in elections that will decide the future of the direction of the country
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7339813.stm

2008: Nineteen people (in fact 25) are reported to have died and more than 800 injured from clashes between security forces and red-shirt demonstrators in different parts of Bangkok
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8612783.stm

2012: Chinese politician Bo Xilai, once a rising star, has been stripped of his elite Communist Party post while his wife is being investigated for the murder of a British national. Bo had been suspended from the party’s powerful 25-member Politburo and from the Central Committee
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/china-leader-ousted-wife-probed-over-britons-murder/article3305006.ece?textsize=small&test=2

2012: The human rights activist Ni Yulan and her husband Dong Jiqin are sentenced to prison for causing « disturbances » and « fraud ». The court has imposed two years and eight months on Ni Yulan, a lawyer with disabilities the result of police beatings, and two years on her husband who helped to vindicate the rights of people who were unfairly dispossessed of land or houses
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Ni-Yulan-and-her-husband-jailed-for-defending-those-who-were-dispossessed-of-homes-24454.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17661224

2013: Japan and Taiwan sign an agreement on fishing rights around the Senkaku Islands
http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/12927/with-japan-fishing-deal-taiwan-scores-a-win-in-east-china-sea-disputes

2015: Pakistan’s parliament urges the government to stay out of the conflict in Yemen, rejecting Saudi demands for Islamabad to join its coalition against Shiite Huthi rebels
http://www.dawn.com/news/1175090/parliament-calls-for-neutrality-in-yemen-conflict

2015: A Pakistani court frees on bail the alleged mastermind of a 2008 assault on India’s financial capital Mumbai that killed 166 people and seriously strained ties between the neighbouring countries

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2015/04/pakistan-frees-alleged-mumbai-attack-mastermind-150410125247944.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/10/mumbai-attack-suspect-released-on-bail/ http://www.dawn.com/news/1175099/lakhvi-a-free-man-for-now

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 10 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 10 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 10, 2017

1656: Dutch fleet occupies Colombo, Ceylon
http://lakdiva.org/codrington/chap09.html

1656-04-10 Colombo pris par Hollandais

1942: In the Philippines, Bataan Death March begins for defeated US and Filipinos prisonners

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bataan-death-march-begins
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/bataandeathmarch.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BtDeKWfL1c

1945: US troops land on Tsugen Shima, Okinawa
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_okinawa2.html

1965: After border fighting, Pakistan and India sign a cease-fire

1971: US table tennis team arrives in China marking the first thaw between Beijing and Washington since 1949

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/us-table-tennis-team-visits-communist-china
http://uschina.usc.edu/w_usct/showarticle.aspx?articleID=10957&AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3897.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ping_Pong_Diplomacy

1972: In Vietnam War, for the first time since November 1967, American B-52 bombers reportedly begin bombing North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/b-52s-begin-bombing-north-vietnam

2003: The North Korean withdrawal from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, announced on January 10, becomes effective
http://cns.miis.edu/stories/030409.htm

 

On 10 April in South Asian history

ON 10 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 10, 2017

1407: The lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deshin_Shekpa

1656: Dutch fleet occupies Colombo, Ceylon
http://lakdiva.org/codrington/chap09.html

1656-04-10 Colombo pris par Hollandais

1917: Birth of Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri, Indian politician, former general secretary of the Communist Party of India (united), who died on May 27, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jagjit_Singh_Lyallpuri#cite_note-h-1
http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article4452.html

1952: Birth of Narayan Rane, Indian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narayan_Rane

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9ivqcqT9Qg

1965: After border fighting, Pakistan and India sign a cease-fire

1971: An exile government called the People’s Republic of Bangladesh alias Mujibnagar Government headed by Tajuddin Ahmed is formed. It will take the oath on April 17
http://www.mujibnagar.com/mujibnagar-government/mujibnagar-government
http://weloveourbangladesh.blogspot.fr/2011/04/be-witness-of-historical-moment-of.html

1973: Pakistan adopts its third constitution, shifting the role of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto from president to prime minister
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&ved=0ahUKEwjO16qqp4LMAhWKlxoKHfDdCFEQFgg3MAQ&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.na.gov.pk%2Fuploads%2Fdocuments%2F1333523681_951.pdf&usg=AFQjCNGQXo5W-WuNkRA-RuxWRLb2T2FH7A&sig2=vQ1EFZkz4JvsZCQyLxa03w

1975: Birth of Terrence Lewis, Indian dancer and choreographer http://www.terencelewis.com/index.php/terence/about_terence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JF9xnwojhmM

1986: Benazir Bhutto returns to Pakistan after an exile in Great-Britain

http://www.siasat.pk/forum/showthread.php?86743-PPP-1986-Benazir-s-Lahore-Return-gathering-which-people-are-comparing-with-Imran-Jalsa
https://www.dawn.com/news/1210249

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8nk5fmPB9s

1986: Birth of  Ayesha Takia, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayesha_Takia

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4om0QdFeD8g

1988: The Ojhri Camp disaster;kill more than 1,000 people in Rawalpindi and Islamabad as a result of rockets and other munitions expelled by the blast
http://archive.indianexpress.com/Storyold/27939/
http://www.nytimes.com/1988/04/17/world/us-officials-link-pakistan-blast-to-kabul-regime.html
https://afaq.wordpress.com/2011/09/17/what-happened-at-ojhri-camp-in-rawalpindi-in-1988/

1995: Death of Morarji Desai, Indian Prime Minister (March 1977 to July 1979), born in February 1904
http://www.nytimes.com/1995/04/11/obituaries/morarji-desai-dies-at-99-defeated-indira-gandhi-to-become-premier-of-india.html
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-morarji-desai-1615165.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/10-april-1995-morarji-desai-fourth-prime-minister-of-india-died

Moraji Desai

2008: In Nepal, people vote in elections that will decide the future of the direction of the country
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7339813.stm

2015: Pakistan’s parliament urges the government to stay out of the conflict in Yemen, rejecting Saudi demands for Islamabad to join its coalition against Shiite Huthi rebels
http://www.dawn.com/news/1175090/parliament-calls-for-neutrality-in-yemen-conflict

2015: A Pakistani court frees on bail the alleged mastermind of a 2008 assault on India’s financial capital Mumbai that killed 166 people and seriously strained ties between the neighbouring countries

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2015/04/pakistan-frees-alleged-mumbai-attack-mastermind-150410125247944.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/10/mumbai-attack-suspect-released-on-bail/ http://www.dawn.com/news/1175099/lakhvi-a-free-man-for-now

 

On 10 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 10 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 10, 2017

1815: The Mount Tambora volcano, in Indonesia, begins a three-month-long eruption, lasting until July 15. The eruption ultimately kills 71,000 people and affects Earth’s climate for the next two years. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1815_eruption_of_Mount_Tambora
http://history1800s.about.com/od/crimesanddisasters/a/Eruption-Of-Mount-Tambora.htm

1942: In the Philippines, Bataan Death March begins for defeated US and Filipinos prisonners

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bataan-death-march-begins
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/bataandeathmarch.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BtDeKWfL1c

1972: In Vietnam War, for the first time since November 1967, American B-52 bombers reportedly begin bombing North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/b-52s-begin-bombing-north-vietnam

2008: Nineteen people (in fact 25) are reported to have died and more than 800 injured from clashes between security forces and red-shirt demonstrators in different parts of Bangkok
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8612783.stm

 

On 10 April in Japan’s history

1946-04-10 1er vote femmes

ON 10 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on April 10, 2017

1933: Birth of Rokusuke Ei, Japanese lyricist and author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rokusuke_Ei

1942: In the Philippines, Bataan Death March begins for defeated US and Filipinos prisonners
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bataan-death-march-begins
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/bataandeathmarch.htm
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/macarthur/sfeature/bataan_capture.html

1945: US troops land on Tsugen Shima, Okinawa
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_okinawa2.html

1946: First election for Japanese Diet and for the first time women can vote

1946-04-10 1er vote femmeshttp://www.ndl.go.jp/modern/e/cha5/description05.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1946

 

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quwEt1oc9gI 

1950: Birth of Akiko Wada, Japanese singer and television performer
http://www.japan-zone.com/modern/wada_akiko.shtml
http://video.yandex.ru/users/sereginsasha/view/170/

1959: Akihito, future emperor of Japan, weds Michiko Shoda
http://www.bbc.com/news/av/magazine-41085238/the-wedding-that-broke-centuries-of-tradition
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Michiko

1966: Death of Kawabata Ryushi, Japanese painter, born on June 6, 1885
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kawabata_Ryushi
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Kawabata+Ryushi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=ogODT-ffA8ql0QWVvfz7Bg&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBQQ_AUoAQ&biw=1249&bih=569

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPnFg13trh4

1979: Birth of Tsuyoshi Domoto, Japanese artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsuyoshi_Domoto

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07prEAxvPD0

1997 : Death of Toshiro Mayuzumi, Japanese composer, born on February 20; 1929
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0006191/bio

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0P3UkC3a9Q

2013: Japan and Taiwan sign an agreement on fishing rights around the Senkaku Islands
http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/12927/with-japan-fishing-deal-taiwan-scores-a-win-in-east-china-sea-disputes

 

On 10 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 10 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on April 10, 2017

1407: The lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing. He is awarded with the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deshin_Shekpa

1971: US table tennis team arrives in China marking the first thaw between Beijing and Washington since 1949


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-table-tennis-team-visits-communist-china
http://uschina.usc.edu/w_usct/showarticle.aspx?articleID=10957&AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3897.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ping_Pong_Diplomacy

1979: President Carter signs the Taiwan Relations Act, which legalizes new U.S. relationship with Taiwan.Under the bill, the U.S. essentially continues to treat Taiwan as an independent nation, sell it arms, lend it money, recognize its passports and grant its diplomats immunity from U.S. law
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taiwan_Relations_Act
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/tra01.htm

1980: The first Sino-foreign joint ventures in China, « Beijing Air Catering Limited » is approved

1995: Death of Chen Yun, twice VPM of China (1949-75, 79-80), born on June 13, 1905 http://www.nytimes.com/1995/04/12/obituaries/chen-yun-who-slowed-china-s-shift-to-market-dies-at-89.html
http://articles.latimes.com/1995-04-11/news/mn-53456_1_economic-reform

 Chen Yun buste

2005: Death of Chen Yifei, Chinese painter, born on April 12, 1946
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/04/14/arts/design/chen-yifei-59-painter-and-entrepreneur-dies.html?_r=0
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Tsuyoshi+Domoto&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=MWxFU_jBDoeG0AXtqYGgCg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=628&dpr=1#nord=1&q=chen+yifei+peinture&tbm=isch

Chen Yifei

2012: Chinese politician Bo Xilai, once a rising star, has been stripped of his elite Communist Party post while his wife is being investigated for the murder of a British national. Bo had been suspended from the party’s powerful 25-member Politburo and from the Central Committee
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/china-leader-ousted-wife-probed-over-britons-murder/article3305006.ece?textsize=small&test=2

2013: Japan and Taiwan sign an agreement on fishing rights around the Senkaku Islands
http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/12927/with-japan-fishing-deal-taiwan-scores-a-win-in-east-china-sea-disputes