Daily Archives: 22 juillet 2017

On 22 July in Asian history

ON 22 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 22, 2017

1802: Emperor Gia Long conquers Hanoi and unified Viet Nam, which had experienced centuries of feudal warfare
http://travelofsapa.blogspot.fr/2012/10/emperor-gia-long.html

1831: Birth of Prince Osahito, fourth son of Japanese Emperor Ninko who will become the 121th emperor in 1846 under the name of Komei up to January 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmei

1864: Birth of Apolinario Mabini, Filipino political theorician and first prime minister who died on May 13, 1093
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/philippines/fl/Apolinario-Mabini.htm?nl=1

1907: Birth of Zubir Said, a Singapore composer who composed the national anthem who died on November 16, 1987
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zubir_Said
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/sip_115_2005-01-19.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5wfkUM1rNc

1915: Birth of Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah, Pakistani politician, diplomat and author who died on December 11, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaista_Suhrawardy_Ikramullah

1922: Death of Jokichi Takamine, Japanese chemist, born on November 1854
http://home.kpn.nl/b1beukema/JokichiTakamine.pdf

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXbVzgHI5Bc

1944 General Kuniaki Koiso becomes premier of Japan
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/74.html

Kuniaki Koiso
1946: The Democratic Front for the Reunification of the Fatherland is formed in North Korea as a united front under the leadership of the Communist Party (later the Workers’ Party of Korea)

1953: Birth of Sylvia Chang, Taiwanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0151827

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

1963: Sarawak gets full independence from the British
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/opinion/khairie-hisyam-aliman/article/no-sarawak-did-not-gain-independence-in-1841
http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2013/07/27/sarawaks-independence-day/

1968: North Vietnam condemn Honolulu conference between US president Johnson and South Vietnam president Nguyen Van Thieu
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-condemn-honolulu-conference

1971: Japanese Prime Minister Sato says he is ready to go to China if invited

1972: Beijing invites new Japanese premier Tanaka on an official visit

1974: Birth of Sonija Kwok, Hong Kong actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Sonjia_Kwok

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLSF5isrnbg

1976: Japan completes its last reparation to the Philippines for war crimes committed during the imperial Japan’s conquest of the country in the Second World War

1976: Birth of Kokia, Japanese singer-songwriter and producer

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kokia_(singer)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmFWzg1rBjc

1977: Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping is restored to power
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/22/newsid_2516000/2516339.stm
http://www.historychannel.com.au/this-day-in-history/chinese-leader-deng-xiaoping-restored-to-power/

1977: Death of Pan Yuliang, Chinese female painter, born on May 22, 1895


http://www.shanghaidaily.com/city-specials/hangzhou/The-legendary-life-of-artist-Pan-Yuliang/shdaily.shtml
https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E6%BD%98%E7%8E%89%E8%89%AF-Pan-Yuliang/43426244775

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2XVgMuy_6LQ

1997: After losing the leadership, Pol Pot is sentenced to life imprisonment by the Khmer Rouge
http://articles.latimes.com/1997/jul/29/news/mn-17333
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/7092.html

1999: Chinese government bans spiritual sect Falung Gong
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/monitoring/400943.stm

2001: Indonesian president Wahid announces the  suspension of parliament and declares state of emergency

2008: India’s Congress party-led government survives a vote of confidence over a civilian nuclear deal with the US
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7519860.stm

2009: People in Asia have seen the longest total solar eclipse this century, with large areas of India and China plunged into darkness
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8161578.stm

2011: Envoys from North and South held discussions for first time in more than two years during Asian security summit in Bali.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/07/201172272413183946.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/23/world/asia/23korea.html?_r=1&ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14244549
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110722000844

2012: Former finance minister Pranab Mukherjee is elected Indian president after votes from members of the national and state parliaments were counted in the race for the mainly ceremonial post.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9418632/Congress-stalwart-Pranab-Mukherjee-elected-India-president.html

http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120722-360643.html

2012: Death of Ding Guan’gen, Chinese politician, born in September 1929
http://contemporary_chinese_culture.academic.ru/191/Ding_Guan%E2%80%99gen
http://www.chinavitae.com/biography/Ding_Guangen/full

2014: The Indonesian election commission said Mr Widodo – widely known as Jokowi – won 53.15% of the vote with his rival, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, on 46.85% for the presidential election
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28415536
http://www.france24.com/en/20140722-indonesia-presidential-election-widodo-prabowo/

2014: Thai King has endorsed interim charter, says Gen Prayuth
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/421777/king-has-endorsed-interim-constitution-says-coup-leader-prayuth

2014: Prime Minister Hun Sen and Cambodian opposition parties agree on a joint solution to end a political deadlock and the opposition’s yearlong boycott of the national legislature
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/one-year-making
http://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/cnrp-agrees-to-take-national-assembly-seats-64662/

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 22 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 22 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on July 22, 2017

1963: Sarawak gets full independence from the British
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/opinion/khairie-hisyam-aliman/article/no-sarawak-did-not-gain-independence-in-1841
http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2013/07/27/sarawaks-independence-day/

1972: Beijing invites new Japanese premier Tanaka on an official visit

1976: Japan completes its last reparation to the Philippines for war crimes committed during the imperial Japan’s conquest of the country in the Second World War

2011: Envoys from North and South Korea held discussions for first time in more than two years during Asian security summit in Bali.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/07/201172272413183946.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/23/world/asia/23korea.html?_r=1&ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14244549
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110722000844

 

On 22 July in South Asian history

ON 22 JULY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

Updated on July 22, 2017

1915: Birth of Shaista Suhrawardy Ikramullah, Pakistani politician, diplomat and author who died on December 11, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaista_Suhrawardy_Ikramullah


2008: India’s Congress party-led government survives a vote of confidence over a civilian nuclear deal with the US
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7519860.stm

2009: People in Asia have seen the longest total solar eclipse this century, with large areas of India and China plunged into darkness
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8161578.stm

2012: Former finance minister Pranab Mukherjee is elected Indian president after votes from members of the national and state parliaments were counted in the race for the mainly ceremonial post.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9418632/Congress-stalwart-Pranab-Mukherjee-elected-India-president.html

http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120722-360643.html

On 22 July in Southeast Asian history

ON 22 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on July 22, 2017

1802: Emperor Gia Long conquers Hanoi and unified Viet Nam, which had experienced centuries of feudal warfare
http://travelofsapa.blogspot.fr/2012/10/emperor-gia-long.html

1864: Birth of Apolinario Mabini, Filipino political theorician and first prime minister who died on May 13, 1093
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/philippines/fl/Apolinario-Mabini.htm?nl=1

1907: Birth of Zubir Said, a Singapore composer who composed the national anthem who died on November 16, 1987
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zubir_Said
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/sip_115_2005-01-19.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5wfkUM1rNc

1963: Sarawak gets full independence from the British
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/opinion/khairie-hisyam-aliman/article/no-sarawak-did-not-gain-independence-in-1841
http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/2013/07/27/sarawaks-independence-day/

1968: North Vietnam condemn Honolulu conference between US president Johnson and South Vietnam president Nguyen Van Thieu
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-condemn-honolulu-conference

1976: Japan completes its last reparation to the Philippines for war crimes committed during the imperial Japan’s conquest of the country in the Second World War

1997: After losing the leadership, Pol Pot is sentenced to life imprisonment by the Khmer Rouge
http://articles.latimes.com/1997/jul/29/news/mn-17333
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/7092.html

 

2001: Indonesian president Wahid announces the  suspension of parliament and declares state of emergency

2014: The Indonesian election commission said Mr Widodo – widely known as Jokowi – won 53.15% of the vote with his rival, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, on 46.85% for the presidential election

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28415536
http://www.france24.com/en/20140722-indonesia-presidential-election-widodo-prabowo/

2014: Thai King has endorsed interim charter, says Gen Prayuth
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/421777/king-has-endorsed-interim-constitution-says-coup-leader-prayuth

2014: Prime Minister Hun Sen and Cambodian opposition parties agree on a joint solution to end a political deadlock and the opposition’s yearlong boycott of the national legislature
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/one-year-making
http://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/cnrp-agrees-to-take-national-assembly-seats-64662/

On 22 July in Japan’s history

ON 22 JULY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on July 22, 2017

1831: Birth of Prince Osahito, fourth son of Japanese Emperor Ninko who will become the 121th emperor in 1846 under the name of Komei up to January 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmei

1922: Death of Jokichi Takamine, Japanese chemist, born on November 1854
http://home.kpn.nl/b1beukema/JokichiTakamine.pdf

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXbVzgHI5Bc

1944 General Kuniaki Koiso becomes premier of Japan
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/74.html

Kuniaki Koiso

1971: Japanese Prime Minister Sato says he is ready to go to China if invited

1972: Beijing invites new Japanese premier Tanaka on an official visit

1976: Japan completes its last reparation to the Philippines for war crimes committed during the imperial Japan’s conquest of the country in the Second World War

1976: Birth of Kokia, Japanese singer-songwriter and producer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kokia_(singer)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmFWzg1rBjc

 

 

 

On 22 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

 

ON 22 JULY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on July 22, 2017

1953: Birth of Sylvia Chang, Taiwanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0151827/

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

1971: Japanese Prime Minister Sato says he is ready to go to China if invited

1972: Beijing invites new Japanese premier Tanaka on an official visit

1974: Birth of Sonija Kwok, Hong Kong actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Sonjia_Kwok

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLSF5isrnbg

1977: Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping is restored to power
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/22/newsid_2516000/2516339.stm
http://www.historychannel.com.au/this-day-in-history/chinese-leader-deng-xiaoping-restored-to-power/

1977: Death of Pan Yuliang, Chinese female painter, born on May 22, 1895


http://www.shanghaidaily.com/city-specials/hangzhou/The-legendary-life-of-artist-Pan-Yuliang/shdaily.shtml
https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E6%BD%98%E7%8E%89%E8%89%AF-Pan-Yuliang/43426244775

1999: Chinese government bans spiritual sect Falung Gong
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/monitoring/400943.stm

2009: People in Asia have seen the longest total solar eclipse this century, with large areas of India and China plunged into darkness
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8161578.stm

2012: Death of Ding Guan’gen, Chinese politician, born in September 1929
http://contemporary_chinese_culture.academic.ru/191/Ding_Guan%E2%80%99gen
http://www.chinavitae.com/biography/Ding_Guangen/full