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On 11 August in Asian history

Malaisie 1966-08-11 Fin Konfrontasi

ON 11 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 11, 2017

223: Death of Jia Xu, Statege and advisor for the state of Cao Wei, born in 147
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Jia_Xu

1259: Death of Mongke Khan, Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (1251-1259)-, born in 1208
http://epicworldhistory.blogspot.fr/2012/10/mongke-khan-mongol-leader.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B6ngke_Khan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACwMH6lMc3M

1687: Siamese King Narai, upon advice of Constantine Phaulkon, issues a declaration of war against the English East India Company, though not the English government

1786: Captain Francis Light established the British colony of Penang in Malaysia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Light

1833: Birth of Kido Takayoshi, Japanese politician, who died on May 26, 1877
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Kido_Takayoshi

1863: To prevent Siam and Annam attacks, Cambodian king Norodom I sign a Protectorate agreement with France

1872: Birth of Kijuro Shidehara, 44th Japanese Prime Minister (October 1945-May 1946) who died in March 1951
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24204552

1872: China’s first batch of students depart for the United States
http://www.china.org.cn/top10/2011-12/24/content_24220658.htm

1892: Birth of Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese novelist, who died on September 9, 1962
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eiji_Yoshikawa

1908: Death by hanging of Khudiram Bose, Indian young freedom fighter, born on December 3, 1889
http://www.boldsky.com/pregnancy-parenting/kids/2008/khudiram-bose-biography-040808.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khudiram_Bose

1909: Birth of Yuji Koseki, Japanese composer, who died on August 18, 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuji_Koseki

1911: Birth of Thanom Kittikachorn, twice premier of Thailand, who died on June 16, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanom_Kittikachorn

1937: Birth of John Abraham, Indian film director, who died on May 31, 1987
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0008943/bio

1943: Birth of General Pervez Musharraf,  former President of Pakistan (2001-2008)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pervez_Musharraf
http://english.aljazeera.net/programmes/frostovertheworld/2009/04/20094221113131148.html

1945: Allies refuse Japan’s surrender offer to retain Emperor Hirohito

1947: During the civil war, communist offensive in Central China

1947: Muhammad Ali Jinnah gives a speech to the Constituent Assembly outlining his vision of Pakistan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_Ali_Jinnah%27s_11th_August_Speech

1948: Musso, former PKI leader from the 1920s, arrives in Yogya after spending twelve years in the Soviet Union. Sjarifuddin (former PM) announces that he has been an underground member of PKI (Communist Party of Indonesia)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Musso

1954: A formal peace takes hold Indochina, ending more than seven years of fighting between the French and the Communist Vietminh

1959: Laos appeals the United Nations on its territory violations by North Vietnam

1961: The former Portuguese territories in India of Dadra and Nagar Haveli are merged to create the Union Territory Dadra and Nagar Haveli
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/11th-august-1961-the-former-portuguese-territories-of-dadra-and-nagar-haveli-were-merged-to-create-the-union-territory-of-dadra-and-nagar-haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

1964: Birth of Jim Lee, Korean-born comic book artist
http://lambiek.net/artists/l/lee_jim.htm

1966: After the Confrontasi over Borneo, Malaysia and Indonesia, by the Jakarta Accord, normalize their diplomatic relations
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesia%E2%80%93Malaysia_confrontation#cite_ref-FOOTNOTECarver1986806_50-0

Malaisie 1966-08-11 Fin Konfrontasi

1967: Birth of Collin Chou, Taiwanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collin_Chou

1968: Birth of Noordin Mohammad Top, Malaysian Islamist terrorist, killed on September 17, 2009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noordin_Mohammad_Top

1972: The last United States ground combat unit depart South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/last-u-s-ground-combat-unit-departs-south-vietnam

1974: Birth of Hadiqa Kiani, Pakistani singer-songwriter and model

http://hadiqakiani.net/bio.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvxG-pLGd9s

1975: The US vetoes the proposed admission of North and South Vietnam to the United Nations. The Security Council had already rejected South Korea application

1975: Governor Mario Lemos Pires of Portuguese Timor abandons the capital Dili, following a coup by the Timorese Democratic Union (UDT) and the outbreak of civil war between UDT and Fretilin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timorese_Democratic_Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fretilin

1981: Birth of Fiona Sit, Hong Kong singer and actress
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/01/23/fiona-sit/

1985: Birth of Jacqueline Fernandez, Sri Lankan actress and model, Miss Sri Lanka Universe 2006 http://www.koimoi.com/actress/jacqueline-fernandez/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacqueline_Fernandez

1986: Birth of Kaori Fukuhara, Japanese voice actress
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=57357

1988: Al-Qaeda is formed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al-Qaeda

1993: Birth of Gita Gutawa, Indonesian singer-songwriter and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gita_Gutawa

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EV19hpZcD5g

2002: In Indonesia, the People’s Representative Council (DRP) unanimously decides that starting 2004 the president and vice-president will be direcly elected by the people

2003: NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history

2003: Jemaah Islamiyah leader Riduan Isamuddin, better known as Hambali, in charge of the Bali attack (202 killed) is arrested in Bangkok, Thailand
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2346225.stm

2009: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burma pro-democracy leader, is sentenced to three years of hard labor for violating the terms of her house arrest, but her sentence is quickly commuted to a new term of house arrest of up to 18 months
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/12/world/asia/12myanmar.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2012: Death of Bhadriraju Krishnamurti, Indian linguist and academic, born on June 19, 1928 http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/linguist-bhadriraju-krishnamurti-dead/article3756213.ece
http://news.webindia123.com/news/articles/India/20120811/2042304.html

2012: Japan says it will take a long-running territorial dispute with South Korea to the Hague-based International Court of Justice, after Lee Myung-bak, South Korea’s president, made a surprise visit to a group of disputed islands this week.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/08/2012811121058944233.html

2014: A report published by Amnesty International claims that at least 1,100 Afghan civilians lost their lives as a result of U.S. air strikes between the years 2009 and 2013. The report goes on to lambaste the U.S. military for never investigating the deaths or seeking to help those affected by them
http://www.aljazeera.com/humanrights/2014/08/amnesty-slams-us-over-afghan-civilian-deaths-2014810104926293848.html

2015 : The Indonesian Supreme Court orders the family of former president Suharto to pay back to the state Rp. 4.4 trillion ($324 million) in funds misappropriated during the late strongman’s lengthy reign
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/suharto-family-ordered-pay-back-324m-embezzled-funds/
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/1848617/ex-indonesian-leader-suhartos-family-ordered-pay-back

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 11 August in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 11 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 11, 2017

1687: Siamese King Narai, upon advice of Constantine Phaulkon, issues a declaration of war against the English East India Company, though not the English government

1786: Captain Francis Light established the British colony of Penang in Malaysia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Light

1863: To prevent Siam and Annam attacks, Cambodian king Norodom I sign a Protectorate agreement with France

 1945: Allies refuse Japan’s surrender offer to retain Emperor Hirohito

1947: During the civil war, communist offensive in Central China

1954: A formal peace takes hold Indochina, ending more than seven years of fighting between the French and the Communist Vietminh

1959: Laos appeals the United Nations on its territory violations by North Vietnam

1966: After the Confrontasi over Borneo, Malaysia and Indonesia, by the Jakarta Accord, normalize their diplomatic relations
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesia%E2%80%93Malaysia_confrontation#cite_ref-FOOTNOTECarver1986806_50-0

Malaisie 1966-08-11 Fin Konfrontasi

1972: The last United States ground combat unit depart South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/last-u-s-ground-combat-unit-departs-south-vietnam

1975: The US vetoes the proposed admission of North and South Vietnam to the United Nations. The Security Council had already rejected South Korea application

1975: Governor Mario Lemos Pires of Portuguese Timor abandons the capital Dili, following a coup by the Timorese Democratic Union (UDT) and the outbreak of civil war between UDT and Fretilin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timorese_Democratic_Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fretilin

1988: Al-Qaeda is formed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al-Qaeda

2003: NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history

2012: Japan says it will take a long-running territorial dispute with South Korea to the Hague-based International Court of Justice, after Lee Myung-bak, South Korea’s president, made a surprise visit to a group of disputed islands this week
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/08/2012811121058944233.html

2014: A report published by Amnesty International claims that at least 1,100 Afghan civilians lost their lives as a result of U.S. air strikes between the years 2009 and 2013. The report goes on to lambaste the U.S. military for never investigating the deaths or seeking to help those affected by them
http://www.aljazeera.com/humanrights/2014/08/amnesty-slams-us-over-afghan-civilian-deaths-2014810104926293848.html

On 11 August in South Asian history

ON 11 AUGUST IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 11, 2017

1259: Death of Mongke Khan, Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (1251-1259)-, born in 1208
http://epicworldhistory.blogspot.fr/2012/10/mongke-khan-mongol-leader.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B6ngke_Khan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACwMH6lMc3M

1908: Death by hanging of Khudiram Bose, Indian Young freedom fighter, born on December 3, 1889
http://www.boldsky.com/pregnancy-parenting/kids/2008/khudiram-bose-biography-040808.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khudiram_Bose

1937: Birth of John Abraham, Indian film director, who died on May 31, 1987
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0008943/bio

1943: Birth of General Pervez Musharraf,  former President of Pakistan (2001-2008)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pervez_Musharraf
http://english.aljazeera.net/programmes/frostovertheworld/2009/04/20094221113131148.html

1947: Muhammad Ali Jinnah gives a speech to the Constituent Assembly outlining his vision of Pakistan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_Ali_Jinnah%27s_11th_August_Speech

1961: The former Portuguese territories in India of Dadra and Nagar Haveli are merged to create the Union Territory Dadra and Nagar Haveli
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/11th-august-1961-the-former-portuguese-territories-of-dadra-and-nagar-haveli-were-merged-to-create-the-union-territory-of-dadra-and-nagar-haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

1974: Birth of Hadiqa Kiani, Pakistani singer-songwriter and model

http://hadiqakiani.net/bio.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rvxG-pLGd9s

1985: Birth of Jacqueline Fernandez, Sri Lankan actress and model, Miss Sri Lanka Universe 2006 http://www.koimoi.com/actress/jacqueline-fernandez/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacqueline_Fernandez

1988: Al-Qaeda is formed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al-Qaeda

2003: NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history

2012: Death of Bhadriraju Krishnamurti, Indian linguist and academic, born on June 19, 1928 http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/linguist-bhadriraju-krishnamurti-dead/article3756213.ece
http://news.webindia123.com/news/articles/India/20120811/2042304.html

2014: A report published by Amnesty International claims that at least 1,100 Afghan civilians lost their lives as a result of U.S. air strikes between the years 2009 and 2013. The report goes on to lambaste the U.S. military for never investigating the deaths or seeking to help those affected by them
http://www.aljazeera.com/humanrights/2014/08/amnesty-slams-us-over-afghan-civilian-deaths-2014810104926293848.html

On 11 August in Southeast Asian history

ON 11 AUGUST IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on August 11, 2017

1687: Siamese King Narai, upon advice of Constantine Phaulkon, issues a declaration of war against the English East India Company, though not the English government

1786: Captain Francis Light established the British colony of Penang in Malaysia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Light

1863: To prevent Siam and Annam attacks, Cambodian king Norodom I sign a Protectorate agreement with France

1911: Birth of Thanom Kittikachorn, twice premier of Thailand, who died on June 16, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanom_Kittikachorn

1948: Musso, former PKI leader from the 1920s, arrives in Yogya after spending twelve years in the Soviet Union. Sjarifuddin (former PM) announces that he has been an underground member of PKI (Communist Party of Indonesia)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Musso

1954: A formal peace takes hold Indochina, ending more than seven years of fighting between the French and the Communist Vietminh

1959: Laos appeals the United Nations on its territory violations by North Vietnam

1966: After the Confrontasi over Borneo, Malaysia and Indonesia, by the Jakarta Accord, normalize their diplomatic relations
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesia%E2%80%93Malaysia_confrontation#cite_ref-FOOTNOTECarver1986806_50-0

Malaisie 1966-08-11 Fin Konfrontasi

1968: Birth of Noordin Mohammad Top, Malaysian Islamist terrorist, killed on September 17, 2009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noordin_Mohammad_Top

1972: The last United States ground combat unit depart South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/last-u-s-ground-combat-unit-departs-south-vietnam

1975: The US vetoes the proposed admission of North and South Vietnam to the United Nations. The Security Council had already rejected South Korea application

1975: Governor Mario Lemos Pires of Portuguese Timor abandons the capital Dili, following a coup by the Timorese Democratic Union (UDT) and the outbreak of civil war between UDT and Fretilin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timorese_Democratic_Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fretilin

1993: Birth of Gita Gutawa, Indonesian singer-songwriter and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gita_Gutawa

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EV19hpZcD5g

2002: In Indonesia, the People’s Representative Council (DRP) unanimously decides that starting 2004 the president and vice-president will be direcly elected by the people

2003: Jemaah Islamiyah leader Riduan Isamuddin, better known as Hambali, in charge of the Bali attack (202 killed) is arrested in Bangkok, Thailand
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2346225.stm

2009: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burma pro-democracy leader, is sentenced to three years of hard labor for violating the terms of her house arrest, but her sentence is quickly commuted to a new term of house arrest of up to 18 months
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/12/world/asia/12myanmar.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2015 : The Indonesian Supreme Court orders the family of former president Suharto to pay back to the state Rp. 4.4 trillion ($324 million) in funds misappropriated during the late strongman’s lengthy reign
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/suharto-family-ordered-pay-back-324m-embezzled-funds/
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/1848617/ex-indonesian-leader-suhartos-family-ordered-pay-back

On 11 August in Japan’s history

ON 11 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 11, 2017

1833: Birth of Kido Takayoshi, Japanese politician, who died on May 26, 1877
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Kido_Takayoshi

1872: Birth of Kijuro Shidehara, 44th Japanese Prime Minister (October 1945-May 1946) who died in March 1951
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24204552

1892: Birth of Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese novelist, who died on September 9, 1962
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eiji_Yoshikawa

1909: Birth of Yuji Koseki, Japanese composer, who died on August 18, 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuji_Koseki

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2Oz89K6o1Y

1945: Allies refuse Japan’s surrender offer to retain Emperor Hirohito

1986: Birth of Kaori Fukuhara, Japanese voice actress
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=57357

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ieQ1rAIjzXc

2012: Japan says it will take a long-running territorial dispute with South Korea to the Hague-based International Court of Justice, after Lee Myung-bak, South Korea’s president, made a surprise visit to a group of disputed islands this week.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/08/2012811121058944233.html

On 11 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 11 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on August 11, 2017

223: Death of Jia Xu, Statege and advisor for the state of Cao Wei, born in 147
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Jia_Xu

1259: Death of Mongke Khan, Great Khan of the Mongol Empire (1251-1259)-, born in 1208
http://epicworldhistory.blogspot.fr/2012/10/mongke-khan-mongol-leader.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B6ngke_Khan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACwMH6lMc3M

1872: China’s first batch of students depart for the United States
http://www.china.org.cn/top10/2011-12/24/content_24220658.htm

1947: During the civil war, communist offensive in Central China

1967: Birth of Collin Chou, Taiwanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collin_Chou

1981: Birth of Fiona Sit, Hong Kong singer and actress
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/01/23/fiona-sit/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97US5zpMiSQ

1989: Birth of Gui Gui, Taiwanese singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gui_Gui