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On 14 June in Asian history

ON 14 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 14, 2017

1161: Death of Qinzong, 9th emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty, born on May 23, 1100
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Qinzong
http://www.picturesfromhistory.com/gallery/CPA0005501-0006000/image/188/China_Emperor_Qinzong_Zhao_Huan_9th_ruler_of_the_Northern_Song_Dynasty_r_1126-1127

1276: While taking exile in Fuzhou, away from the advancing Mongol invaders, the remnant of the Song dynasty court holds the coronation ceremony for Emperor Duanzong of Song
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Duanzong_of_Song

1285: Forces led by Prince Tran Quang Khai of Vietnam’s Tran Dynasty destroys most of the invading Mongol naval fleet in a battle at Chuong Duong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%E1%BA%A7n_Quang_Kh%E1%BA%A3i

1287: Kublai Khan defeats the force of Nayan and other traditionalist Borjigin princes in East Mongolia and Manchuria

1444: Birth of Nilakantha Somayaji, Indian mathematician, who died in 1544
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nilakantha_Somayaji

1789: Bounty mutiny survivors including Captain William Bligh and 18 others reach Timor after a nearly 7,400 km (4,000-mile) journey in an open boat
 http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bounty-mutiny-survivors-reach-timor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutiny_on_the_Bounty

1838: Birth of Yamagata Arimoto, Japanese PM from November 1898 to October 1900
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamagata_Aritomo

1888: In Borneo Island, Sarawak becomes a British protectorate

1899: Birth of Kawabata Yasunari, Japanese writer, Nobel Prize for Literature, who died on 16 April 1972
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1968/kawabata-bio.html

1904: First of the two-days battle of Telissu (Chinese Liaoning province). The Japanese rout the Russians and inflict heavy casualties
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Te-li-Ssu
http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=SFC19040618.2.83

1904-06-14 Battle of Telissu

1907: Government of Transvaal sends home 50,000 Chinese day workers

1909: Prince Hirobumi Ito resigns as governor of Korea
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Ito-Hiro.html

Hirobumi Ito

1920 : Birth of Bharat Bhushan, a Hindi film actor known for his sensitive portrayals of musicians and poets in several films of the 1950s and 1960s, who died on January 27, 1992
http://www.rediff.com/movies/2003/apr/22dinesh.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14-june-1920-bharat-bhushan-indian-actor-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EjLqqiwrdI

1936 : Death of Zhang Binglin (Zhang Taiyan), Chinese philosopher and activist, born on December 25, 1868
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Binglin
http://buddhistinformatics.ddbc.edu.tw/dmcb/Zhang_Taiyan_%E7%AB%A0%E5%A4%AA%E7%82%8E
https://u.osu.edu/mclc/book-reviews/zhang-taiyan/

1945: Filipino troops of the 15th, 66th and 121st Infantry Regiment, Philippine Commonwealth Army, USAFIP-NL liberate the captured in Ilocos Sur and start the Battle of Bessang Pass in Northern Luzon.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bessang_Pass
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1181/today-in-philippine-historyjune-14-1945-combined-forces-of-filipino-and-american-soldiers-defeated-the-japanese-troops

1945: Burma is fully liberated by Britain
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/interactive/animations/wwtwo_map_burma/index_embed.shtml
 
http://www.ourstory.info/library/4-ww2/VB/Burma.html

1949: With the help of France, Bao Dai, who have been ousted by the Viet Minh (Communists) proclaims himself again emperor of Vietnam. The Associated State of Vietnam is established with Bao Dai as Head of State
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/State_of_Vietnam
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/vietnam/bao-dai.htm

Bao Dai Time

1960 : Dwight Eisenhower arrives in Manila for the first State visit of an US president to the Philippines
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1678/today-in-philippine-history-june-14-1960-dwight-eisenhower-arrived-in-manila-for-state-visit

1960: After the death of his father, Prince Norodom Sihanouk becomes head of Cambodia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norodom_Sihanouk

Sihanouk 1960

1963: Letter in 25 points of the Chinese communist party to Soviet Union communist party
http://lesmaterialistes.com/english/communist-party-china-letter-25-points

1965: Nguyen Cao Ky becomes Prime Minister of South Vietnam at the head of a military junta; General Nguyen Van Thieu became the figurehead chief of state

1971: Birth of Pritam Chakraborty, Indian music director and composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pritam_Chakraborty

 

1974: Birth of Jang Jin-young, South Korean actress who died on September 1, 2009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Jin-young

1975: Death of Pablo Antonio, a pioneer of modern Philippine architecture, born on January 25, 1902
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pablo_Antonio

1979: Death of Ahmad Zahir, Afghan singer and composer, born on June 13, 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmad_Zahir

 

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

1982: Birth of Lang Lang, Chinese pianist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lang_Lang_(pianist)
http://www.langlang.com

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmEHmDiy0h0

1998: In Taiwan, KMT and independent candidates, win almost all the seats in local élections

2004: The Workers Party of Bangladesh is split, as Khandaker Ali Abbas leaves to form a new party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Workers_Party_of_Bangladesh_(Ali)

2008: In Afghanistan, Taliban attack Kandahar prison, freeing 350 of their militants
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7454021.stm

2009: Vietnam authorities arrest Le Cong Dinh a high-profile lawyer for allegedly conspiring against the government
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8099416.stm

2011: India signs its biggest defence deal with the USA to procure ten C-17 heavy-lift aircraft for US$ 4.1 billion under which American defence major Boeing will set up test facilities for hi-tech aeronautics engines for the Defence Research and Development Organistaion (DRDO)

2012: Police in the restive Indonesian province of Papua have shot dead a senior separatist leader, Mako Tabuni, sparking violent protests by locals.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-18442620

2012: Death of Kaka Radhakrishnan, Indian actor, born in 1926
http://www.indiaglitz.com/channels/tamil/article/82894.html

2014: Voting in the second round of Afghanistan’s presidential election has ended with millions turning out to cast their ballots braving fresh attacks that left at least 14 people dead and 41 others injured
http://www.euronews.com/2014/06/14/afghanistan-votes-in-run-off-presidential-poll-in-defiance-of-taliban/
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/06/afghans-brave-violence-elect-new-president-2014614122014871960.html

2015 : Death of Qiao Shi, former chairman of the NPC, China’s top legislature, from 1993 to 1998. He was also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1821679/former-china-communist-party-senior-official-qiao-shi
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/14/c_134325745.htm

 

On 14 June in South Asian history

ON 14 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 14, 2017

1444: Birth of Nilakantha Somayaji, Indian mathematician, who died in 1544
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nilakantha_Somayaji

1920 : Birth of Bharat Bhushan, a Hindi film actor known for his sensitive portrayals of musicians and poets in several films of the 1950s and 1960s, who died on January 27, 1992
http://www.rediff.com/movies/2003/apr/22dinesh.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14-june-1920-bharat-bhushan-indian-actor-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EjLqqiwrdI

1971: Birth of Pritam Chakraborty, Indian music director and composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pritam_Chakraborty

 

1979: Death of Ahmad Zahir, Afghan singer and composer, born on June 13, 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmad_Zahir

 

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

2004: The Workers Party of Bangladesh is split, as Khandaker Ali Abbas leaves to form a new party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Workers_Party_of_Bangladesh_(Ali)

2008: In Afghanistan, Taliban attack Kandahar prison, freeing 350 of their militants
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7454021.stm

2011: India signs its biggest defence deal with the USA to procure ten C-17 heavy-lift aircraft for US$ 4.1 billion under which American defence major Boeing will set up test facilities for hi-tech aeronautics engines for the Defence Research and Development Organistaion (DRDO)

2012: Death of Kaka Radhakrishnan, Indian actor, born in 1926
http://www.indiaglitz.com/channels/tamil/article/82894.html

2014: Voting in the second round of Afghanistan’s presidential election has ended with millions turning out to cast their ballots braving fresh attacks that left at least 14 people dead and 41 others injured
http://www.euronews.com/2014/06/14/afghanistan-votes-in-run-off-presidential-poll-in-defiance-of-taliban/
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/06/afghans-brave-violence-elect-new-president-2014614122014871960.html

 

On 14 June in Japan’s history

ON 14 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on June 14, 2017

1838: Birth of Yamagata Arimoto, Japanese PM from November 1898 to October 1900
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamagata_Aritomo

1899: Birth of Kawabata Yasunari, Japanese writer, Nobel Prize for Literature, who died on 16 April 1972
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1968/kawabata-bio.html

1904: First of the two-days battle of Telissu (Chinese Liaoning province). The Japanese rout the Russians and inflict heavy casualties
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Te-li-Ssu
http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=SFC19040618.2.83

1904-06-14 Battle of Telissu

1909: Prince Hirobumi Ito resigns as governor of Korea
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Ito-Hiro.html

Hirobumi Ito

1945: Filipino troops of the 15th, 66th and 121st Infantry Regiment, Philippine Commonwealth Army, USAFIP-NL liberate the captured in Ilocos Sur and start the Battle of Bessang Pass in Northern Luzon.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bessang_Pass


1945: Burma is fully liberated by Britain
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/interactive/animations/wwtwo_map_burma/index_embed.shtml
 
http://www.ourstory.info/library/4-ww2/VB/Burma.html

 

On 14 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 14 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 14, 2017

1161: Death of Qinzong, 9th emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty, born on May 23, 1100
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Qinzong
http://www.picturesfromhistory.com/gallery/CPA0005501-0006000/image/188/China_Emperor_Qinzong_Zhao_Huan_9th_ruler_of_the_Northern_Song_Dynasty_r_1126-1127

1276: While taking exile in Fuzhou, away from the advancing Mongol invaders, the remnant of the Song dynasty court holds the coronation ceremony for Emperor Duanzong of Song
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Duanzong_of_Song

1287: Kublai Khan defeats the force of Nayan and other traditionalist Borjigin princes in East Mongolia and Manchuria

1904: First of the two-days battle of Telissu (Chinese Liaoning province). The Japanese rout the Russians and inflict heavy casualties
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Te-li-Ssu
http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=SFC19040618.2.83

1904-06-14 Battle of Telissu

1907: Government of Transvaal sends home 50,000 Chinese day workers

1936 : Death of Zhang Binglin (Zhang Taiyan), Chinese philosopher and activist, born on December 25, 1868
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Binglin
http://buddhistinformatics.ddbc.edu.tw/dmcb/Zhang_Taiyan_%E7%AB%A0%E5%A4%AA%E7%82%8E
https://u.osu.edu/mclc/book-reviews/zhang-taiyan/

1963: Letter in 25 points of the Chinese communist party to Soviet Union communist party
http://lesmaterialistes.com/english/communist-party-china-letter-25-points

1982: Birth of Lang Lang, Chinese pianist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lang_Lang_(pianist)
http://www.langlang.com

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmEHmDiy0h0

1998: In Taiwan, KMT and independent candidates, win almost all the seats in local élections

2015 : Death of Qiao Shi, former chairman of the NPC, China’s top legislature, from 1993 to 1998. He was also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1821679/former-china-communist-party-senior-official-qiao-shi
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/14/c_134325745.htm