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On 11 June in Asian history

ON 11 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 11, 2017

631: Emperor Taizong of Tang dynasty sends envoy to the Xueyantuo bearing gold and silk and obtains that 800,000 enslaved Chinese prisoners captured during the transition from Sui to Tang are freed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizong’s_campaign_against_Xueyantuo

758: Ablasid Arabs and Uygur Turks arrive at Chang’an, the Tang dynasty capital in order to offer tribute to the imperial court

1594: Philip II recognizes the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paved way to the stabilization of the rule of the Principalía (an elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principal%C3%ADa

1662: Birth of Tokugawa Ienobu, Edo shogun who died on November 12, 1712
https://www.lib.city.minato.tokyo.jp/yukari/e/man-detail.cgi?id=126
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Ienobu

1868: Death of James Brooke, first White Rajah of Sarawak (in Borneo Island) since August 1841, born on 29 April 1803
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Brooke

1897: Birth of Ram Prasad Bismil, Indian activist and poet, one founder of Hindustan Republican Association, who died on December 19, 1927
http://www.poemhunter.com/ram-prasad-bismil/biography/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/ram-prasad-bismil.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hindustan_Republican_Association

1898: Chinese Emperor Guangxu launches a reforms period which will last 100 days
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/known/guangxu.htm
 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hundred_Days%27_Reform
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5197.html

1899: Birth of Yasunari Kawabata, Nobel Prize in Literature 1968, who committed suicide in April 1972
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasunari_Kawabata
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0442704/bio

1922: General Li Yuanhong becomes president of the Republic of China for the second time, till June 13, 1923
http://net.lib.byu.edu/estu/wwi/bio/l/li.html

1937 : Bith of Ganesh Pyne, Indian artist, who died on March 12, 2013
http://www.indiaart.com/Articles-and-Features/Ganesh-Pyne-brush-with-mythology/Ganesh-Pyne-brush-with-mythology.asp
http://www.akarprakar.com/portfolio_item/ganesh-pyne/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFQcQfhiv0A

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Wuhan
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1WlnhuqZAA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEn-e44tWXg

1944: Fifteen US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas

1947: Birth of Laloo Prasad Yadav, Indian politician
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/laloo-prasad-yadav/biography.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3514292.stm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/11-june-1948-lalu-prasad-yadav-chief-minister-of-bihar-was-born

1949: Choekyi Gyaltsen is enthroned 10th panchen lama
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choekyi_Gyaltsen,_10th_Panchen_Lama

1951: Birth of Yasumasa Morimura, Japanese appropriation artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasumasa_Morimura

1956: Start of Gal Oya riots, the first reported ethnic riots that targeted minority Sri Lankan Tamils in the Eastern Province. The total number of deaths is reportedly 150
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal_Oya_riots

1962: Death of Chhabi Biswas, Indian actor, born on July 12, 1900
http://upperstall.com/profile/chhabi-biswas/
http://www.indiavideo.org/text/chhabi-biswas-actor-1287.php

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGx2gHYb9RI

1963: Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc immolates himself on a Saigon street to protest the dictatorial regime of South Vietnamese Catholic president Ngo Dinh Diem
http://www.onthisdeity.com/11th-june-1963-%E2%80%93-the-revolutionary-suicide-of-thich-quang-duc/
http://rarehistoricalphotos.com/the-burning-monk-1963/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E37cMtCrKoA

1964: Death of Marshal Plaek Pibulsonggram, twice premier of Thailand (1938-1944 and 1948-1957), born on July 14, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plaek_Pibulsonggram

1965: Birth of Joey Santiago, Filipino artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joey_Santiago
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sooz/1857390/

1969: Beijing announces that in the night of 10 to 11 a new border incident append with Soviet Union in Xinjiang

1975: Birth of Choi Ji-Woo, Korean actress
http://women.stareastasia.com/choi-ji-woo/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNmoN-nHrHo

1975: In Hanoi, opening of talks between Vietnam and Cambodia

1978: Altaf Hussain founds the students’ political movement All Pakistan Muhajir Students Organisation (APMSO) in Karachi University
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All_Pakistan_Muttahidda_Students_Organization
http://www.dawn.com/news/743914/born-to-run-the-rise-and-leveling-of-the-apmso

1981: Ministerial reshuffle in Aghanistan. Babrak Karmal quits as premier minister, a position he had while chairman of the People’s Democratic Party of Afghanistan (PDPA) in favor of sultan Ali Keshtmand
http://www.khaama.com/sultan-ali-keshtmand

1983: Death of the Chinese painter Li Kuchan, born in 1898
http://www.shelleydrakehawks.com/li-kuchan-gallery.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Li+Kuchan+biography&biw=1188&bih=566&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMI7q2ssdKFxgIVyrIUCh0sRQAc&dpr=1.15

Li Kuchan

1988: Birth of Yui Aragaki, Japanese actress and model
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yui_Aragaki

Yui Aragaki

1989: China issue warrant for Tian’anmen dissident and astrophysicist Fang Lizhi who had taken refuge in the US embassy in Beijing
http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2012/apr/13/on-fang-lizhi/

1991: Death in jail of Maung Thaw Ka, Burmese former Navy officer and democracy fighter, born in 1928
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Thaw_Ka
http://www.irrawaddy.org/feature/magazine-feature/tribute-maung-thaw-ka.html

1995: Death of Rodel Naval, Filipino Singer, born on February 16, 1953
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rodel_Naval
http://rodelnaval.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmnQX7Qpyzc

1996: Seoul announces a 3 million USD food help to North Korea

1998: Pakistan announces a moratorium on nuclear testing and offers to talk with India over disputed Kashmir

2008: Death of former Vietnamese premier Vo Van Kiet (1991-1997), born on November 23, 1922
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7447572.stm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5662.html

2010: Death of Shunsuke Ikeda, Japanese actor and model, born on November 11, 1941
http://augustragone.blogspot.com/2010/06/rest-in-peace-actor-shunsuke-ikeda.html
http://www.jefusion.com/2010/06/rip-shunsuke-ikeda-aka-kikaider-01.html

2010: Taiwan’s high court has reduced the prison sentence for Chen Shui-bian, the former president, from life to 20 years
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/06/201061142346945130.html

2012: Indian and Pakistani defence officials hold a fresh round of talks seeking to end decades of dispute over the Siachen Glacier, dubbed the world’s highest battlefield.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9323679/India-and-Pakistan-in-talks-over-Siachen-Glacier.html

2012: Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong marched to the China’s central government office yesterday (June 10) to demand an investigation into the suspicious death of a pro-democracy dissident Li Wangyang in Hunan province.
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/More-than-25-thousand-in-Hong-Kong-march-to-demand-an-investigation-into-the-death-of-Li-Wangyang-24996.html

2013: China launches a manned space mission, continuing its ambitious goal of building its own space station.  China launched the manned Shenzhou-10 spacecraft from a satellite launch center in the Gobi desert. The space craft is carrying two men and one woman and will travel through space for 15 days.
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-launches-15day-manned-space-mission/1679276.html
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/11/china-launches-sacred-space-mission/
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/video/2013-06/11/c_132447869.htm

2014: Death of Mipham Chokyi Lodro, Tibetan buddhist shamarpa and educator, born on October 27, 1952
http://www.diamondway-buddhism.org/category/buddhist-teachers/shamar-rinpoche/

2014: Protesters turned Hong Kong’s constitutional document into toilet paper in an angry demonstration against Beijing’s publication of a controversial White Paper reasserting China’s control over the city
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-27790302
http://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/11/world/asia/hong-kong-beijing-two-systems-paper/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

2015: China’s ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang is jailed for life – the most senior politician to face corruption charges under Communist rule
http://www.euronews.com/2015/06/11/china-s-crackdown-on-corruption-ex-security-chief-handed-life-sentence/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-33095453

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 11 June in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 11 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 11, 2017

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts
 

http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Wuhan


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1WlnhuqZAA


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEn-e44tWXg

1956: Start of Gal Oya riots, the first reported ethnic riots that targeted minority Sri Lankan Tamils in the Eastern Province. The total number of deaths is reportedly 150
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal_Oya_riots

1969: Beijing announces that in the night of 10 to 11 a new border incident appened with Soviet Union in Xinjiang

1975: In Hanoi, opening of talks between Vietnam and Cambodia

1998: Pakistan announces a moratorium on nuclear testing and offers to talk with India over disputed Kashmir

2012: Indian and Pakistani defence officials hold a fresh round of talks seeking to end decades of dispute over the Siachen Glacier, dubbed the world’s highest battlefield.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9323679/India-and-Pakistan-in-talks-over-Siachen-Glacier.html

2013: China launches a manned space mission Tuesday, continuing its ambitious goal of building its own space station.  China launched the manned Shenzhou-10 spacecraft from a satellite launch center in the Gobi desert. The space craft is carrying two men and one woman and will travel through space for 15 days.
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-launches-15day-manned-space-mission/1679276.html
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/11/china-launches-sacred-space-mission/
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/video/2013-06/11/c_132447869.htm

 

On 11 June in South Asian history

ON 11 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 11, 2017

758: Ablasid Arabs and Uygur Turks arrive at Chang’an, the Tang dynasty capital in order to offer tribute to the imperial court

1897: Birth of Ram Prasad Bismil, Indian activist and poet, one founder of Hindustan Republican Association who died on December 19, 1927
http://www.poemhunter.com/ram-prasad-bismil/biography/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/ram-prasad-bismil.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hindustan_Republican_Association

1937 : Bith of Ganesh Pyne, Indian artist, who died on March 12, 2013
http://www.indiaart.com/Articles-and-Features/Ganesh-Pyne-brush-with-mythology/Ganesh-Pyne-brush-with-mythology.asp
http://www.akarprakar.com/portfolio_item/ganesh-pyne/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFQcQfhiv0A

1947: Birth of Laloo Prasad Yadav, Indian politician
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/laloo-prasad-yadav/biography.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3514292.stm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/11-june-1948-lalu-prasad-yadav-chief-minister-of-bihar-was-born

1949: Choekyi Gyaltsen enthroned 10th panchen lama
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choekyi_Gyaltsen,_10th_Panchen_Lama

1956: Start of Gal Oya riots, the first reported ethnic riots that targeted minority Sri Lankan Tamils in the Eastern Province. The total number of deaths is reportedly 150
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gal_Oya_riots

1962: Death of Chhabi Biswas, Indian actor, born on July 12, 1900
http://upperstall.com/profile/chhabi-biswas/
http://www.indiavideo.org/text/chhabi-biswas-actor-1287.php

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGx2gHYb9RI

1978: Altaf Hussain founds the students’ political movement All Pakistan Muhajir Students Organisation (APMSO) in Karachi University
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All_Pakistan_Muttahidda_Students_Organization
http://www.dawn.com/news/743914/born-to-run-the-rise-and-leveling-of-the-apmso

1981: Ministerial reshuffle in Aghanistan. Babrak Karmal quits as premier minister, a position he had while chairman of the People’s Democratic Party of Afghanistan (PDPA) in favor of sultan Ali Keshtmand
http://www.khaama.com/sultan-ali-keshtmand

1998: Pakistan announces a moratorium on nuclear testing and offers to talk with India over disputed Kashmir

2012: Indian and Pakistani defence officials hold a fresh round of talks seeking to end decades of dispute over the Siachen Glacier, dubbed the world’s highest battlefield.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9323679/India-and-Pakistan-in-talks-over-Siachen-Glacier.html

2014: Death of Mipham Chokyi Lodro, Tibetan buddhist shamarpa and educator, born on October 27, 1952
http://www.diamondway-buddhism.org/category/buddhist-teachers/shamar-rinpoche/

On 11 June in Southeast Asian history

ON 11 JUNE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 11, 2017

1594: Philip II recognizes the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paved way to the stabilization of the rule of the Principalía (an elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principal%C3%ADa

1868: Death of James Brooke, first White Rajah of Sarawak (in Borneo Island) since August 1841, born on 29 April 1803
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Brooke

1963: Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc immolates himself on a Saigon street to protest the dictatorial regime of South Vietnamese Catholic president Ngo Dinh Diem
http://www.onthisdeity.com/11th-june-1963-%E2%80%93-the-revolutionary-suicide-of-thich-quang-duc/
http://rarehistoricalphotos.com/the-burning-monk-1963/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E37cMtCrKoA

1964: Death of Marshal Plaek Pibulsonggram, twice premier of Thailand (1938-1944 and 1948-1957), born on July 14, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plaek_Pibulsonggram

1965: Birth of Joey Santiago, Filipino artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joey_Santiago
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sooz/1857390/

1970: Beginning of the Battle for the control of  Kompong Speu in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-for-control-of-kompong-speu-in-cambodia

1975: In Hanoi, opening of talks between Vietnam and Cambodia

1991: Death in jail of Maung Thaw Ka, Burmese former Navy officer and democracy fighter, born in 1928
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Thaw_Ka
http://www.irrawaddy.org/feature/magazine-feature/tribute-maung-thaw-ka.html

1995: Death of Rodel Naval, Filipino Singer, born on February 16, 1953
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rodel_Naval
http://rodelnaval.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmnQX7Qpyzc

2008: Death of former Vietnamese premier Vo Van Kiet (1991-1997), born on November 23, 1922
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7447572.stm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5662.html

On 11 June in Japan’s history

ON 11 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on June 11, 2017

1662: Birth of Tokugawa Ienobu, Edo shogun who died on November 12, 1712
https://www.lib.city.minato.tokyo.jp/yukari/e/man-detail.cgi?id=126
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Ienobu

1899: Birth of Yasunari Kawabata, Nobel Prize in Literature 1968, who committed suicide in April 1972
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasunari_Kawabata
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0442704/bio

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts

http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Wuhan


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1WlnhuqZAA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEn-e44tWXg

1951: Birth of Yasumasa Morimura, Japanese appropriation artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasumasa_Morimura

1988: Birth of Yui Aragaki, Japanese actress and model
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yui_Aragaki

Yui Aragaki

2010: Death of Shunsuke Ikeda, Japanese actor and model, born on November 11, 1941
http://augustragone.blogspot.com/2010/06/rest-in-peace-actor-shunsuke-ikeda.html
http://www.jefusion.com/2010/06/rip-shunsuke-ikeda-aka-kikaider-01.html

On 11 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 11 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on June 11, 2017

631: Emperor Taizong of Tang dynasty sends envoy to the Xueyantuo bearing gold and silk and obtains that 800,000 enslaved Chinese prisoners captured during the transition from Sui to Tang are freed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizong’s_campaign_against_Xueyantuo

758: Ablasid Arabs and Uygur Turks arrive at Chang’an, the Tang dynasty capital in order to offer tribute to the imperial court

1898: Chinese Emperor Guangxu launches a reforms period which will last 100 days
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/known/guangxu.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hundred_Days%27_Reform
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5197.html

1922: General Li Yuanhong becomes president of the Republic of China for the second time, till June 13, 1923
http://net.lib.byu.edu/estu/wwi/bio/l/li.html

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176

1938: In the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battle of Wuhan starts

http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=176
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Wuhan
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1WlnhuqZAA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEn-e44tWXg

1969: Beijing announces that in the night of 10 to 11 a new border incident appened with Soviet Union in Xinjiang

1983: Death of the Chinese painter Li Kuchan, born in 1898
http://www.shelleydrakehawks.com/li-kuchan-gallery.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Li+Kuchan+biography&biw=1188&bih=566&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMI7q2ssdKFxgIVyrIUCh0sRQAc&dpr=1.15

Li Kuchan

1989: China issue warrant for Tian’anmen dissident and astrophysicist Fang Lizhi who had taken refuge in the US embassy in Beijing
http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2012/apr/13/on-fang-lizhi/

2010: Taiwan’s high court has reduced the prison sentence for Chen Shui-bian, the former president, from life to 20 years
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/06/201061142346945130.html

2012: Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong marched to the China’s central government office yesterday (June 10) to demand an investigation into the suspicious death of a pro-democracy dissident Li Wangyang in Hunan province.
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/More-than-25-thousand-in-Hong-Kong-march-to-demand-an-investigation-into-the-death-of-Li-Wangyang-24996.html

2013: China launches a manned space mission, continuing its ambitious goal of building its own space station.  China launched the manned Shenzhou-10 spacecraft from a satellite launch center in the Gobi desert. The space craft is carrying two men and one woman and will travel through space for 15 days.
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-launches-15day-manned-space-mission/1679276.html
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/11/china-launches-sacred-space-mission/
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/video/2013-06/11/c_132447869.htm

2014: Protesters turned Hong Kong’s constitutional document into toilet paper in an angry demonstration against Beijing’s publication of a controversial White Paper reasserting China’s control over the city
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-27790302
http://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/11/world/asia/hong-kong-beijing-two-systems-paper/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

2014: Death of Mipham Chokyi Lodro, Tibetan buddhist shamarpa and educator, born on October 27, 1952
http://www.diamondway-buddhism.org/category/buddhist-teachers/shamar-rinpoche/

2015: China’s ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang is jailed for life – the most senior politician to face corruption charges under Communist rule
http://www.euronews.com/2015/06/11/china-s-crackdown-on-corruption-ex-security-chief-handed-life-sentence/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-33095453