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On 28 July in Asian history

ON 28 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 28, 2017

636: Death of Chinese Empress Zhangsun, born in 601
http://www.tasteoflifemag.com/articles/2014/11/26/empress-zhangsun-the-lily-who-refused-to-be-guilded
http://en.minghui.org/html/articles/2011/12/20/130232p.html

1571: La Laguna encomienda, known today as the Laguna province in the Philippines is founded by the Spaniards as one of the oldest encomienda/province in the country.

1757: Treaty between Alaungpaya, king of Burma, and the British East Indian Company
http://www.myanmars.net/myanmar-history/king-alaungpaya.htm

1868: In Washington, China and the United States sign the Burlingame-Seward treaty
http://history.state.gov/milestones/1866-1898/burlingame-seward-treaty
http://academic.udayton.edu/race/02rights/treaty1868.htm
http://thomasnastcartoons.com/resources/the-burlingame-treaty-of-1868/

1934: Birth of Lau Kar-leung, Chinese actor, martial artist, and director who died on June 25, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lau_Kar-leung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=babDrd26og4

1938: Birth of Chuan Leekpai, twice times Prime Minister of Thailand
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chuan_Leekpai
http://www.picsearch.com/pictures/leaders%20and%20politicians/chuan%20leekpai.html

1941: Birth of Susan Roces, Filipina actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_Roces

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4k_8iq_59yw

1945: Japanese premier Suzuki decides to “mokusatsu” (to treat by silence, to ignore) the July 26 Potsdam Declaration call and conditions to surrender
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potsdam_Declaration
https://books.google.fr/books?id=GL8h6wZPqIoC&pg=PA134&dq=%22potsdam+declaration%22+transmitted+to+japan&hl=en&sa=X&ei=rAN2UtWUEvLesAS-s4HwAw&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=%22potsdam%20declaration%22%20transmitted%20to%20japan&f=false

1946: Birth of  Fahmida Riaz, Pakistani writer and feminist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fahmida_Riaz
http://www.urdustudies.com/auinfo/riazF.html

1952: Birth of Yoshitaka Amano, Japanese artist, known for his illustrations for the anime Vampire Hunter D
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshitaka_Amano
http://finalfantasy.wikia.com/wiki/Yoshitaka_Amano

1952: Birth of Vajiralongkorn, King of Thailand since 2016
http://www.thaimain.com/eng/monarchy/crown.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vajiralongkorn
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2010/05/19/the-playboy-prince-of-thailand.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_AEP0JO7k8

1960: Birth of Yoichi Takahashi, Japanese mangaka of Captain Tsubasa and Hungry Heart Wild Striker
http://digilander.libero.it/sicchan/yoichi_en.htm

1961: Birth of Harlem Yu, Taiwanese singer/songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harlem_Yu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0wL34OesuY

1965: US President Lyndon B. Johnson announces his order to increase the number of United States troops in South Vietnam from 75,000 to 125,000
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/28/newsid_2754000/2754033.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/johnson-announces-more-troops-to-vietnam

1965: Birth of Priscilla Chan, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Priscilla_Cha

1965: Death of Rampo Edogawa, Japanese author and critic, born on October 21, 1894
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rampo_Edogawa

1966: Birth of Shikao Suga, Japanese singer and songwriter
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=18818
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shikao_Suga


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xoozi_suga-shikao-manatsu-no-yoru-no-yume

1972: Birth of Ayesha Jhulka, Indian actress
http://www.in.com/ayesha-jhulka/biography-316948.html
http://entertainment.oneindia.in/celebs/ayesha-jhulka/biography.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wc_w26eVb5M

1972: Death of Charu Majumdar, Indian Maoist revolutionary leader, tortured by police in prison, born in 1918
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charu_Majumdar
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mazumdar/index.htm

1972: Birth of Yeom Jeong-ah, South Korean actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Yeom_Jung-Ah

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ea4PeEHlTJA

1976: The Tangshan earthquake measuring between 7.8 and 8.2 magnitude flattens Tangshan, the People’s Republic of China, killing 242,769 and injuring 164,851
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/28/newsid_4132000/4132109.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/worst-modern-earthquake

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afB8g22OEqI

1978: Birth of Hitomi Yaida, Japanese singer and songwriter, who has released numerous albums and singles, such as My Sweet Darlin’ and B’coz I Love You
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hitomi_Yaida

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIzxrBeKzLA&feature=related

1979: Birth of Lee Minwoo, Korean singer (Shinhwa)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Min_Woo
http://es.drama.wikia.com/wiki/Lee_Min_Woo

1981: Birth of Jo In Sung, South Korean actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jo_Insung

1986: Soviet Union President Gorbatchev makes his Vladivostock address, marking the beginning of a new Asian Policy

1997: Death of Seni Pramoj, three times Thai Prime Minister, born on May 26, 1905
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-seni-pramoj-1253268.html
http://www.nytimes.com/1997/07/29/world/seni-pramoj-92-is-dead-thai-defied-japan-on-war.html

2001 : Death of Ahmed Sofa, Bangladeshi poet, author, and critic, born on June 30, 1943
https://mm-gold.azureedge.net/personalities/ahmed_sofa/obituary.html

https://www.poemhunter.com/ahmed-sofa/biography/ 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0ZuR8wRz-k

2002: Meeting at London between Sri Lankan minister Milinda Moragada and LTTE negociator Anton Balasingham

2007: In Thailand, the 300 members of parliament from dissolved Thai Rak Thai joint the very small People Power Party to be eligible

2007: Death of-the last emperor of Vietnam Nguyen Bao Dai’s crown prince Nguyen Phuc Bao Long. He is succeded by his brother Bao Thang as head of the Imperial family
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B%E1%BA%A3o_Long

Nguyen Phuc Bao Long

2009: Uighur activist Rebiya Kadeer arrives in Japan for a visit prompting an angry reaction from China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8171791.stm

2011: After a 17-month hiatus, senior North Korean and U.S. government officials resume talks in New York as part of efforts to revive the six-party negotiations on the communist nation’s nuclear weapons program
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110729000232

2013: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen’s dominant party suffered a major blow in national elections.The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won only 68 of the 123 seats, in a much reduced majority than achieved in the 2008 election. Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) had won 55
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/cambodia/polls-07282013120340.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/10207614/Cambodias-strongman-premier-Hun-Sen-claims-narrow-election-win-but-opposition-allege-widespread-electoral-fraud.html

2014: Japan announces additional sanctions on Russia for failing to defuse the crisis in Ukraine, where the recent downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet killed all 298 people aboard
http://asiancorrespondent.com/125204/japan-to-step-up-sanctions-against-russia-amid-ukraine-unrest/
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/07/28/national/politics-diplomacy/japan-announces-additional-sanctions-on-russia-over-Ukraine/ 

2014: A high-ranking North Korean military official has threatened to launch a nuclear strike against the United States, accusing Washington of increasing tensions on the Korean peninsula
http://www.voanews.com/content/korean-official-threatens-white-house-nuclear-strike/1966403.html

 

On 28 July in South Asian history

ON 28 JULY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 28, 2017

1946: Birth of  Fahmida Riaz, Pakistani writer and feminist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fahmida_Riaz
http://www.urdustudies.com/auinfo/riazF.html

1972: Birth of Ayesha Jhulka, Indian actress
http://www.in.com/ayesha-jhulka/biography-316948.html
http://entertainment.oneindia.in/celebs/ayesha-jhulka/biography.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wc_w26eVb5M

1972: Death of Charu Majumdar, Indian Maoist revolutionary leader, tortured by police in prison, born in 1918
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charu_Majumdar
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mazumdar/index.htm

2001 : Death of Ahmed Sofa, Bangladeshi poet, author, and critic, born on June 30, 1943
https://mm-gold.azureedge.net/personalities/ahmed_sofa/obituary.html

https://www.poemhunter.com/ahmed-sofa/biography/ 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0ZuR8wRz-k

2002: Meeting at London between Sri Lankan minister Milinda Moragada and LTTE negociator Anton Balasingham

 

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 28 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 28 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 28, 2017

1757: Treaty between Alaungpaya, king of Burma, and the British East Indian Company
http://www.myanmars.net/myanmar-history/king-alaungpaya.htm

1878: In Washington, China and the United States sign the Burlingame-Seward treaty
http://history.state.gov/milestones/1866-1898/burlingame-seward-treaty
http://academic.udayton.edu/race/02rights/treaty1868.htm
http://thomasnastcartoons.com/resources/the-burlingame-treaty-of-1868/

1945: Japanese premier Suzuki decides to “mokusatsu” (to treat by silence, to ignore) the July 26 Potsdam Declaration call and conditions to surrender
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potsdam_Declaration
https://books.google.fr/books?id=GL8h6wZPqIoC&pg=PA134&dq=%22potsdam+declaration%22+transmitted+to+japan&hl=en&sa=X&ei=rAN2UtWUEvLesAS-s4HwAw&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=%22potsdam%20declaration%22%20transmitted%20to%20japan&f=false

1965: US President Lyndon B. Johnson announces his order to increase the number of United States troops in South Vietnam from 75,000 to 125,000
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/28/newsid_2754000/2754033.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/johnson-announces-more-troops-to-vietnam

1986: Soviet Union President Gorbatchev makes his Vladivostock address, marking the beginning of a new Asian Policy

2002: Meeting at London between Sri Lankan minister Milinda Moragada and LTTE negociator Anton Balasingham

2011: After a 17-month hiatus, senior North Korean and U.S. government officials resume talks in New York as part of efforts to revive the six-party negotiations on the communist nation’s nuclear weapons program
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20110729000232

2014: Japan announces additional sanctions on Russia for failing to defuse the crisis in Ukraine, where the recent downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet killed all 298 people aboard
http://asiancorrespondent.com/125204/japan-to-step-up-sanctions-against-russia-amid-ukraine-unrest/
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/07/28/national/politics-diplomacy/japan-announces-additional-sanctions-on-russia-over-Ukraine/ 

2014: A high-ranking North Korean military official has threatened to launch a nuclear strike against the United States, accusing Washington of increasing tensions on the Korean peninsula
http://www.voanews.com/content/korean-official-threatens-white-house-nuclear-strike/1966403.html