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On 24 June in Asian history

ON 24 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 24, 2017

1398: Death of Hongwu (Zhu Yuanzhang), first emperor (1368-1398) of the Chinese Ming dynasty, born on October 21, 1328
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongwu_Emperor

1520: Death of Hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander, born in 1489
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hosokawa_Sumimoto

1571: Miguel López de Legazpi founds Manila
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1198/today-in-philippine-history-june-24-1571-manila-was-proclamed-as-the-capital-of-the-spanish-colonial-administration-in-the-philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miguel_L%C3%B3pez_de_Legazpi

1622: The Dutch attempt to capture Macau from the Portugueses fails
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Macau

1763 : Murshidabad (in now West Bengal) is captured by the East India Company for the second time and Mir Jafar will be declared King on 29
http://murshidabad.net/history/history-topic-mir-jafar.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mir_Jafar
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Mir_Jafar_Ali_Khan

Murshidabad early 19th century

1897: Birth of Omkarnath Thakur, Indian singer and musicilogist who died on December 29, 1967
http://swaratala.blogspot.fr/2011/06/pandit-omkarnath-thakur-1897-1967.html
http://davidphilipson.com/pages/omkarnath.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OWfG4FPG1U

1908: Birth of Guru Gopinath, Indian classical dancer, who died on October 9, 1987
http://www.narthaki.com/info/profiles/profil13.html

1910: In Korea, Japanese gendarmerie replace Korean police

1931: Xiang Zhongfa, Head of Chinese Communist Party, born in 1880, is executed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xiang_Zhongfa

1932: A military coup ends the absolute power of the king of Siam
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siamese_revolution_of_1932
http://www.academia.edu/2273790/Contested_Nationalism_and_the_1932_Overthrow_of_the_Absolute_Monarchy_in_Siam

1939: Siam is renamed to Thailand by Plaek Pibulsonggram, the third prime minister
http://www.historytoday.com/richard-cavendish/siam-officially-renamed-thailand

1949: In Indonesia, Dutch troops leave Jogjakarta

1954: Beginning of the Battle of Mang Yang Pass. Vietminh troops ambush the French G.M. 100 unit in An Khê. Also known as the Battle of An Khe, it was a major defeat for the French by the Viet Minh
http://www.landscaper.net/namstory.htm
http://a70thvets.com/file/Savage/G100/G100.htm

1954-06-24 Battle of Mang Yang Pass Map

1955: Birth of Swami Chidvilasananda, current guru of Siddha Yoga
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chidvilasananda

1965: Saigon breaks its diplomatic relations with France after it has recognized North Vietnam

1971: Birth of Ji Jin Hee, South Korean actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ji_Jin_Hee
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ji_Jin_Hee

 

1974: In India, after the Hight Court of Allahabad declared her election invalid, the Supreme Court authorizes Indira Gandhi, to keep her premiership but withdraws her vote right in the parliament

1974: Birth of Ruffa Gutierrez, Filipino actress and model
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruffa_Gutierrez

Ruffa Gutierrez

 

1988: Death of Bui Xuan Phai, Vietnamese painter, born in September 1920
http://buixuanphaipainter-vi.tk/category/life-and-career-efforts/
http://www.thavibu.com/articles/ATC34.php
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Bui+Xuan+Phai&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=KDMETqLKB8rAhAeQn5TcDQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBEQ_AUoAQ&biw=1093&bih=614

1989 : In India, a majority of opposition members resign from the Lok Sabha on the issue of the Comptroller Auditor General report on the Bofors gun deal
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/june-24-1989-a-majority-of-opposition-members-in-the-lok-sabha-resign-on-the-issue-of-the-cag-report-on-the-bofors-gun-deal
http://www.news18.com/news/india/what-the-bofors-scandal-is-all-about-468591.html

1989: Death of Hibari Misora, Japanese singer and actress, born on May 27, 1937
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hibari_Misora


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JPKop-dYJ8

1998: In Malaysia, Daim Zainuddin, closed to Mahathir, is appointed « special » minister, in charge of some economic topics, so encroaching the domain of Anwar Ibrahim who is at odd with Mahathir
http://www.daimzainuddin.com/about.php

2000: Death of Sadiq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani politician, born on July 25, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sadiq_Hussain_Qureshi

2006: The death penalty is abolished in the Philippines

2006: Phan Van Khai and Tranh Duc Luong leaves as Prime Minister and President of Vietnam

2008: A Japanese warship calls in China for the first time since World War II
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7470518.stm

2012: China has successfully completed its first ever manual docking of a spacecraft with another space module. Astronauts on the Shenzhou-9 spacecraft docked with the Tiangong-1 lab module without relying on an automated system.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18567115

2013: Burmese President Thein Sein has defended a Buddhist monk accused of fomenting a wave of anti-Muslim violence in the country
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23027492

2014: Former Interior Minister Charupong Reuangsuwan said in an open letter read on YouTube and posted on Facebook that the Organization of Free Thais for Human Rights and Democracy rejects the junta’s legitimacy
http://asiancorrespondent.com/124104/ex-minister-forms-thai-opposition-group-from-exile/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27991023

2014: President Aquino endorses Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s push to amend Japan’s constitution and expand the Japanese role on regional security amid China’s expansionism moves
http://globalnation.inquirer.net/107009/aquino-backs-japans-larger-military-role

2015: Death of Tran Van Khe, known as the master of traditional Vietnamese music, at the age of 94 
http://tuoitrenews.vn/lifestyle/28859/vietnam-legendary-musicologist-tran-van-khe-dies-at-94

Tran Van Khe

2015: China blocks an Indian move at the United Nations to seek an explanation from Pakistan for releasing from prison an alleged mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/china-blocks-un-action-against-pakistan-concerning-mumbai-terror-attack

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 24 June in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 24 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on June 24, 2017

1763 : Murshidabad (in now West Bengal) is captured by the East India Company for the second time and Mir Jafar will be declared King on 29
http://murshidabad.net/history/history-topic-mir-jafar.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mir_Jafar
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Mir_Jafar_Ali_Khan

Murshidabad early 19th century

1622: The Dutch attempt to capture Macau from the Portugueses fails
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Macau

1949: In Indonesia, Dutch troops leave Jogjakarta

1954: Beginning of the Battle of Mang Yang Pass. Vietminh troops ambush the French G.M. 100 unit in An Khê. Also known as the Battle of An Khe, it was a major defeat for the French by the Viet Minh
http://www.landscaper.net/namstory.htm
http://a70thvets.com/file/Savage/G100/G100.htm

1954-06-24 Battle of Mang Yang Pass Map

1965: Saigon breaks its diplomatic relations with France after it has recognized North Vietnam

2008: A Japanese warship calls in China for the first time since World War II
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7470518.stm

2012: China successfully completes its first ever manual docking of a spacecraft with another space module. Astronauts on the Shenzhou-9 spacecraft docked with the Tiangong-1 lab module without relying on an automated system.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18567115

2014: President Aquino endorses Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s push to amend Japan’s constitution and expand the Japanese role on regional security amid China’s expansionism moves
http://globalnation.inquirer.net/107009/aquino-backs-japans-larger-military-role

On 24 June in South Asian history

ON 24 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 24, 2017

1763 : Murshidabad (in now West Bengal) is captured by the East India Company for the second time and Mir Jafar will be declared King on 29
http://murshidabad.net/history/history-topic-mir-jafar.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mir_Jafar
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Mir_Jafar_Ali_Khan

Murshidabad early 19th century

1897: Birth of Omkarnath Thakur, Indian singer and musicilogist who died on December 29, 1967
http://swaratala.blogspot.fr/2011/06/pandit-omkarnath-thakur-1897-1967.html
http://davidphilipson.com/pages/omkarnath.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OWfG4FPG1U

1908: Birth of Guru Gopinath, Indian classical dancer, who died on October 9, 1987
http://www.narthaki.com/info/profiles/profil13.html

1955: Birth of Swami Chidvilasananda, current guru of Siddha Yoga
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chidvilasananda

1974: In India, after the Hight Court of Allahabad declared her election invalid, the Supreme Court authorizes Indira Gandhi, to keep her premiership but withdraws her vote right in the parliament

1989 : In India, a majority of opposition members resign from the Lok Sabha on the issue of the Comptroller Auditor General report on the Bofors gun deal
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/june-24-1989-a-majority-of-opposition-members-in-the-lok-sabha-resign-on-the-issue-of-the-cag-report-on-the-bofors-gun-deal
http://www.news18.com/news/india/what-the-bofors-scandal-is-all-about-468591.html

2000: Death of Sadiq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani politician, born on July 25, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sadiq_Hussain_Qureshi

2015: China blocks an Indian move at the United Nations to seek an explanation from Pakistan for releasing from prison an alleged mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/china-blocks-un-action-against-pakistan-concerning-mumbai-terror-attack

 

On 24 June in Southeast Asian history

ON 24 JUNE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 24, 2017

1571: Manila, the capital of the Republic of the Philippines, is founded by Miguel Lopez de Legazpi
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1198/today-in-philippine-history-june-24-1571-manila-was-proclamed-as-the-capital-of-the-spanish-colonial-administration-in-the-philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miguel_L%C3%B3pez_de_Legazpi

1932: A military coup ends the absolute power of the king of Siam
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siamese_revolution_of_1932
http://www.academia.edu/2273790/Contested_Nationalism_and_the_1932_Overthrow_of_the_Absolute_Monarchy_in_Siam

1939: Siam is renamed to Thailand by Plaek Pibulsonggram, the third prime minister
http://www.historytoday.com/richard-cavendish/siam-officially-renamed-thailand

1949: In Indonesia, Dutch troops leave Jogjakarta

1954: Beginning of the Battle of Mang Yang Pass. Vietminh troops ambush the French G.M. 100 unit in An Khê. Also known as the Battle of An Khe, it was a major defeat for the French by the Viet Minh
http://www.landscaper.net/namstory.htm
http://a70thvets.com/file/Savage/G100/G100.htm

1954-06-24 Battle of Mang Yang Pass Map

1965: Saigon breaks its diplomatic relations with France after it has recognized North Vietnam

1974: Birth of Ruffa Gutierrez, Filipino actress and model
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruffa_Gutierrez

Ruffa Gutierrez

1983: Birth of John Lloyd Cruz, Filipino actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lloyd_Cruz


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5oyng_sarah-geronimo-and-john-lloyd-cruz_shortfilms

1988: Death of Bui Xuan Phai, Vietnamese painter, born in September 1920
http://buixuanphaipainter-vi.tk/category/life-and-career-efforts/
http://www.thavibu.com/articles/ATC34.php
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Bui+Xuan+Phai&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=KDMETqLKB8rAhAeQn5TcDQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBEQ_AUoAQ&biw=1093&bih=614

 

1998: In Malaysia, Daim Zainuddin, closed to Mahathir, is appointed « special » minister, in charge of some economic topics, so encroaching the domain of Anwar Ibrahim who is at odd with Mahathir
http://www.daimzainuddin.com/about.php

2006: The death penalty is abolished in the Philippines

2006: Phan Van Khai and Tranh Duc Luong leaves as Prime Minister and President of Vietnam

2013: Burmese President Thein Sein has defended a Buddhist monk accused of fomenting a wave of anti-Muslim violence in the country
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23027492

2014: Former Interior Minister Charupong Reuangsuwan said in an open letter read on YouTube and posted on Facebook that the Organization of Free Thais for Human Rights and Democracy rejects the junta’s legitimacy
http://asiancorrespondent.com/124104/ex-minister-forms-thai-opposition-group-from-exile/ http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27991023

2014: President Aquino endorses Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s push to amend Japan’s constitution and expand the Japanese role on regional security amid China’s expansionism moves
http://globalnation.inquirer.net/107009/aquino-backs-japans-larger-military-role

2015: Death of Professor Tran Van Khe, known as the master of traditional Vietnamese music, at the age of 94 
http://tuoitrenews.vn/lifestyle/28859/vietnam-legendary-musicologist-tran-van-khe-dies-at-94

Tran Van Khe

On 24 June in Japan’s history

ON 24 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on June 24, 2017

1520: Death of Hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander, born in 1489
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hosokawa_Sumimoto

1910: In Korea, Japanese gendarmerie replace Korean police

1985: Birth of Yukina Shirakawa, Japanese gravure idol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yukina_Shirakawa

1989: Death of Hibari Misora, Japanese singer and actress, born on May 27, 1937
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hibari_Misora


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JPKop-dYJ8

2008: A Japanese warship calls in China for the first time since World War II
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7470518.stm

2014: President Aquino endorses Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s push to amend Japan’s constitution and expand the Japanese role on regional security amid China’s expansionism moves
http://globalnation.inquirer.net/107009/aquino-backs-japans-larger-military-role

On 24 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 24 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 24, 2017

1398: Death of Hongwu (Zhu Yuanzhang), first emperor (1368-1398) of the Chinese Ming dynasty, born on October 21, 1328
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongwu_Emperor

1622: The Dutch attempt to capture Macau from the Portugueses fails
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Macau

1931: Xiang Zhongfa, Head of Chinese Communist Party, born in 1880, is executed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xiang_Zhongfa

2008: A Japanese warship calls in China for the first time since World War II
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7470518.stm

2012: China successfully completes its first ever manual docking of a spacecraft with another space module. Astronauts on the Shenzhou-9 spacecraft docked with the Tiangong-1 lab module without relying on an automated system.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18567115

2015: China blocks an Indian move at the United Nations to seek an explanation from Pakistan for releasing from prison an alleged mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/china-blocks-un-action-against-pakistan-concerning-mumbai-terror-attack