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On 5 June in Asian history

ON 5 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on 5 June 2017

301: Sima Lun, Chinese usurper of the Jin Dynasty from February 3 to May 30, 301, is forced to commit suicide by poisoning, born in 249
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/46History8467.html

1017: Death of Sanjo, 67th emperor of Japan (1011-1016), born on February 5, 976
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sanj%C5%8D

1596: Dutch Cornelis De Houtman expedition reaches Sumatra
http://www.s2a3.org.za/bio/Biograph_final.php?serial=3254
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Dutch_Expedition_to_Indonesia

1640: Birth of Pu Songling, Chinese writer who died on February 25, 1715
 http://thebiography.us/en/pu-songling

1644: A the request of  Ming general and ally Wu Sangui, the Manchu forces capture Beijing from Li Zicheng Chinese rebels

1688: As Thai king Narai is dying, his closed Greek adviser Constantin Phaulkon is executed for treason, allegedly having conspired to put Phra Piya on the throne and having aimed at the regency, on order of Phra Petraja who orders a siege on the French fortification at Bangkok
http://www.guidetothailand.com/thailand-history/phaulkon.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phetracha

1819: Death of Bodawpaya, King of Burma (Today Myanmar) from 1782 to 1819, born on March 11, 1745
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Bodawpaya

1862: By the (First) Treaty of Saigon, between representatives of the French Empire and the the Annam Nguyen Dynasty, Emperor, Tu Duc cedes Saigon, the island of Poulo Condor and three southern provinces of what was to become known as Cochinchina
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Saigon

1862: As the Treaty of Saigon is signed, ceding parts of southern Vietnam to France, the guerrilla leader Trương Định decides to defy Emperor Tự Đức of Vietnam and fight on against the Europeans
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%C6%B0%C6%A1ng_%C4%90%E1%BB%8Bnh

Truong Dinh

1899: During the Philippine-American war, assassination of Gen. Antonio Luna
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/lunaassassination.htm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1669/today-in-philippine-history-june-5-1899-general-antonio-luna-was-killed-by-aguinaldos-men-in-cabanatuan

1899-06-05 Antonio Luna assassination

1939: Death of Xu Shichang, president of the Republic of China from 1918 to 1922, born on October 20, 1855
http://editthis.info/kaiserreich/Xu_Shichang
http://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/hsu-shih-chang-xu-shichang-%E5%BE%90%E4%B8%96%E6%98%8C/

1941: Four thousands Chongqing residents are asphyxiated in a bomb shelter during the bombing of Chongqing by the Japanese
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bombing_of_Chongqing#cite_note-Moser-2

1944: Gandhi is freed from prison

1948: Signature of a common declaration between France and Vietnam in the Bay of Along, in the presence of Emperor Bao Dai. France recognizes the independence of Vietnam. The French government retains control over foreign relations and the Army

1949: Thailand elects Orapin Chaiyakan, the first Thai female member of Thailand’s Parliament

1950: Birth of Ken Nakamoto, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1066120/

1950: General MacArthur asks the Japanese government to forbid any political activities of 24 Communist leaders

1950: Birth of Abraham Sarmiento Jr, Filipino journalist and activist who died in prison on November 11, 1977
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Sarmiento,_Jr.

1959: The first government of the State of Singapore led by Lee Kuan Yew and his eight-member Cabinet is sworn in. The Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew, is only 36 years old
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/history/events/c51f9647-32ea-43a7-8c65-82b76e4f22ae
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=First%20Lee%20Kuan%20Yew%20Cabinet

1974: In Phom Penh, violence erupt after the Khmer Rouge kidnapping of the minister of Education who will be killed

1975: Vietnam sizes Poulo Wai island controlled by Kampuchea

1977: Birth of Jesdaporn Pholdee, Thai actor
http://www.sharerice.com/index.php/Tik_Jesadaporn_Pholdee
http://mydramalist.com/people/7115-pholdee-jesadaporn

1984: The Indian Army storms the Golden Temple, the most sacred shrine of Sikhism in Operation Blue Star

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499341.stm
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/events/attack841.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/10881115/Operation-Blue-Star-How-an-Indian-army-raid-on-the-Golden-Temple-ended-in-disaster.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykcvlKz8JoY

1984 : Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, a charismatic Sikh preacher, who became a symbol of militant religious fundamentalism and anti-establishment fervour in the early 1980s, is killed during the Indian army’s storming of the Golden Temple, born on June 2, 1947
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jarnail_Singh_Bhindranwale
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/6-june-1984-jarnail-singh-bhindranwale-militant-sikh-religious-preacher-died
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/personalities/bhindrenwale.html

1989: The Tank Man halts the progress of a column of advancing tanks for over half an hour after the Tiananmen Square protest
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Man
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5oya1_the-tank-man_news

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrQqDqOx3KY

1996: Vice-president Lien Chan, 59, is reelected as Prime minister of Taiwan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/661500.stm

1996: Death of Acharya Kuber Nath Rai,Indian Writer, born on March 26, 1933
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acharya_Kuber_Nath_Rai

1998: Press freedom is restored in Indonesia

2011: Police in India broke up a mass hunger strike led by the country’s most famous yoga guru by detaining him briefly and using tear gas on his supporters. Baba Ramdev, who has a following of over 30 million, is fasting in New Delhi to press the government for tougher action against rampant corruption
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/20116541152519314.html

2011: A nationwide strike called by the opposition against government plans to amend the constitution of Bangladesh cripples Dhaka, the country’s capital
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/20116551342684123.html
http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20110605-opposition-calls-two-day-agitation-after-one-day-general-strike

2012: Myanmar’s state media hail Aung San Suu Kyi as « the hope of Myanmar » and a leader alongside the president in a rare tribute to the democracy icon that urged the pair to « cooperate »
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120605-350715.html

2012: China and Russia reinforce their opposition to foreign intervention in Syria, as Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Beijing.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18327632
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/9311484/Vladimir-Putin-begins-three-day-visit-in-China-to-reaffirm-alliance.html
http://www.france24.com/en/20120605-putin-beijing-regional-security-talks-chinese-leaders-hu-jintao-china-russia-shanghai-cooperation

2012: U.S. official says a drone strike in northwestern Pakistan has killed al-Qaida’s second in command, Abu Yahya al-Libi, dealing what is said to be a major blow to the terror group
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/06/201265174418788725.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/us-officials-say-drone-attack-targeted-al-qaidas-no-2/1147332.html

2013: After securing 244 votes in the 342-member parliament, Nawaz Sharif is formally elected as Pakistan’s 18th prime minister returning to power after surviving a military coup, a seven-year exile in Saudi Arabia, and a government dismissal
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/world/nawaz-sharif-formally-elected-pakistans-prime-minister/article4784273.ece
http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/nawaz-sharif-sworn-in-as-pakistan-prime-minister-calls-for-end-to-drone-strikes-524423

 

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 5 June in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 5 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on 5 June 2017

1644: A the request of  Ming general and ally Wu Sangui, the Manchu forces capture Beijing from Li Zicheng Chinese rebels
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qing_conquest_of_the_Ming

1862: By the (First) Treaty of Saigon, between representatives of the French Empire and the the Annam Nguyen Dynasty, Emperor, Tu Duc cedes Saigon, the island of Poulo Condor and three southern provinces of what was to become known as Cochinchina
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Saigon

1862: As the Treaty of Saigon is signed, ceding parts of southern Vietnam to France, the guerrilla leader Trương Định decides to defy Emperor Tự Đức of Vietnam and fight on against the Europeans
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%C6%B0%C6%A1ng_%C4%90%E1%BB%8Bnh

Truong Dinh

1941: Four thousands Chongqing residents are asphyxiated in a bomb shelter during the bombing of Chongqing by the Japanese
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bombing_of_Chongqing#cite_note-Moser-2

1948: Signature of a common declaration between France and Vietnam in the Bay of Along, in the presence of Emperor Bao Dai. France recognizes the independence of Vietnam. The French government retains control over foreign relations and the Army

1975: Vietnam sizes Poulo Wai island controlled by Kampuchéa

1984: The Indian Army storms the Golden Temple, the most sacred shrine of Sikhism in Operation Bluestar
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/events/attack841.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykcvlKz8JoY

2012: China and Russia reinforce their opposition to foreign intervention in Syria, as Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Beijing.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18327632
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/9311484/Vladimir-Putin-begins-three-day-visit-in-China-to-reaffirm-alliance.html
http://www.france24.com/en/20120605-putin-beijing-regional-security-talks-chinese-leaders-hu-jintao-china-russia-shanghai-cooperation

2012: U.S. official says a drone strike in northwestern Pakistan has killed al-Qaida’s second in command, Abu Yahya al-Libi, dealing what is said to be a major blow to the terror group
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/06/201265174418788725.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/us-officials-say-drone-attack-targeted-al-qaidas-no-2/1147332.html

2015: Bangladesh and India seal a historic land pact to swap territories, which will finally allow tens of thousands of people living in border enclaves to choose their nationality after decades of stateless limbo.
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33033342
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/06/india-bangladesh-seal-land-swap-deal-150606012711866.html
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/india-bangladesh-seal-historic-land-boundary-agreement/

On 5 June in South Asian history

ON 5 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on 5 June 2017

1944: Gandhi is freed from prison

1984: The Indian Army storms the Golden Temple, the most sacred shrine of Sikhism in Operation Bluestar
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/events/attack841.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499341.stm
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/10881115/Operation-Blue-Star-How-an-Indian-army-raid-on-the-Golden-Temple-ended-in-disaster.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykcvlKz8JoY

1996: Death of Acharya Kuber Nath Rai,Indian Writer, born on March 26, 1933
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acharya_Kuber_Nath_Rai

2011: Police in India broke up a mass hunger strike led by the country’s most famous yoga guru by detaining him briefly and using tear gas on his supporters. Baba Ramdev, who has a following of over 30 million, is fasting in New Delhi to press the government for tougher action against rampant corruption
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/20116541152519314.html

2011: A nationwide strike called by the opposition against government plans to amend the constitution of Bangladesh has crippled Dhaka, the country’s capital
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/20116551342684123.html
http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20110605-opposition-calls-two-day-agitation-after-one-day-general-strike

 2012: U.S. official says a drone strike in northwestern Pakistan has killed al-Qaida’s second in command, Abu Yahya al-Libi, dealing what is said to be a major blow to the terror group
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/06/201265174418788725.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/us-officials-say-drone-attack-targeted-al-qaidas-no-2/1147332.html

2013: After securing 244 votes in the 342-member parliament, Nawaz Sharif is formally elected as Pakistan’s 18th prime minister returning to power after surviving a military coup, a seven-year exile in Saudi Arabia, and a government dismissal
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/world/nawaz-sharif-formally-elected-pakistans-prime-minister/article4784273.ece
http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/nawaz-sharif-sworn-in-as-pakistan-prime-minister-calls-for-end-to-drone-strikes-524423

2015: Bangladesh and India seal a historic land pact to swap territories, which will finally allow tens of thousands of people living in border enclaves to choose their nationality after decades of stateless limbo.
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33033342
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/06/india-bangladesh-seal-land-swap-deal-150606012711866.html
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/india-bangladesh-seal-historic-land-boundary-agreement/

On 5 June in Southeast Asian history

Truong Dinh

ON 5 JUNE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on 5 June 2017

1596: Dutch Cornelis De Houtman expedition reaches Sumatra
http://www.s2a3.org.za/bio/Biograph_final.php?serial=3254
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Dutch_Expedition_to_Indonesia

1688: As Thai king Narai is dying, his closed Greek adviser Constantin Phaulkon is executed for treason, allegedly having conspired to put Phra Piya on the throne and having aimed at the regency, on order of Phra Petraja who orders a siege on the French fortification at Bangkok
http://www.guidetothailand.com/thailand-history/phaulkon.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phetracha

1819: Death of Bodawpaya, King of Burma (Today Myanmar) from 1782 to 1819, born on March 11, 1745
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Bodawpaya

1862: By the (First) Treaty of Saigon, between representatives of the French Empire and the the Annam Nguyen Dynasty, Emperor, Tu Duc cedes Saigon, the island of Poulo Condor and three southern provinces of what was to become known as Cochinchina
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Saigon

1862: As the Treaty of Saigon is signed, ceding parts of southern Vietnam to France, the guerrilla leader Trương Định decides to defy Emperor Tự Đức of Vietnam and fight on against the Europeans
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%C6%B0%C6%A1ng_%C4%90%E1%BB%8Bnh

Truong Dinh

1899: During the Philippine-American war, assassination of Gen. Antonio Luna
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/lunaassassination.htm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1669/today-in-philippine-history-june-5-1899-general-antonio-luna-was-killed-by-aguinaldos-men-in-cabanatuan

1899-06-05 Antonio Luna assassination

1948: Signature of a common declaration between France and Vietnam in the Bay of Along, in the presence of Emperor Bao Dai. France recognizes the independence of Vietnam. The French government retains control over foreign relations and the Army

1949: Thailand elects Orapin Chaiyakan, the first Thai female member of Thailand’s Parliament

1950: Birth of Abraham Sarmiento Jr, Filipino journalist and activist who died in prison on November 11, 1977
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Sarmiento,_Jr.

1959: The first government of the State of Singapore led by Lee Kuan Yew and his eight-member Cabinet is sworn in. The Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew, is only 36 years old
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/history/events/c51f9647-32ea-43a7-8c65-82b76e4f22ae
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=First%20Lee%20Kuan%20Yew%20Cabinet

1974: In Phom Penh, violence erupt after the Khmer Rouge kidnapping of the minister of Education who will be killed

1975: Vietnam sizes Poulo Wai island controlled by Kampuchéa

1977: Birth of Jesdaporn Pholdee, Thai actor
http://www.sharerice.com/index.php/Tik_Jesadaporn_Pholdee
http://mydramalist.com/people/7115-pholdee-jesadaporn

1982: Birth of Baron Geisler, Filipino actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baron_Geisler

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HfTyoVRpMk&feature=relmfu

1998: Press freedom is restored in Indonesia

2012: Myanmar’s state media hail Aung San Suu Kyi as « the hope of Myanmar » and a leader alongside the president in a rare tribute to the democracy icon that urged the pair to « cooperate »
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120605-350715.html

On 5 June in Japan’s history

ON 5 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on 5 June 2017

1017: Death of Sanjo, 67th emperor of Japan (1011-1016), born on February 5, 976
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sanj%C5%8D

1941: Four thousands Chongqing residents are asphyxiated in a bomb shelter during the bombing of Chongqing by the Japanese
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bombing_of_Chongqing#cite_note-Moser-2

1950: Birth of Ken Nakamoto, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1066120/

1950: General MacArthur asks the Japanese government to forbid any political activities of 24 Communist leaders

On 5 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 5 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on 5 June 2017

301: Sima Lun, Chinese usurper of the Jin Dynasty from February 3 to May 30, 301, is forced to commit suicide by poisoning, born in 249
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/46History8467.html

1640: Birth of Pu Songling, Chinese writer who died on February 25, 1715
http://thebiography.us/en/pu-songling

1644: A the request of  Ming general and ally Wu Sangui, the Manchu forces capture Beijing from Li Zicheng Chinese rebels
1939: Death of Xu Shichang, president of the Republic of China from 1918 to 1922, born on October 20, 1855 http://editthis.info/kaiserreich/Xu_Shichang
http://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/hsu-shih-chang-xu-shichang-%E5%BE%90%E4%B8%96%E6%98%8C/

1941: Four thousands Chongqing residents are asphyxiated in a bomb shelter during the bombing of Chongqing by the Japanese
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bombing_of_Chongqing#cite_note-Moser-2

1989: The Tank Man halts the progress of a column of advancing tanks for over half an hour after the Tiananmen Square protest
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_Man
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5oya1_the-tank-man_news

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrQqDqOx3KY

1996: Vice-president Lien Chan, 59, is reelected as Prime minister of Taiwan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/661500.stm

2012: China and Russia reinforce their opposition to foreign intervention in Syria, as Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Beijing.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18327632
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/russia/9311484/Vladimir-Putin-begins-three-day-visit-in-China-to-reaffirm-alliance.html
http://www.france24.com/en/20120605-putin-beijing-regional-security-talks-chinese-leaders-hu-jintao-china-russia-shanghai-cooperation