Daily Archives: 3 septembre 2017

On 3 September in Asian history

ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 3, 2017

264: Death of Sun Xiu, third emperor of Eastern Wu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Xiu_(emperor)

1034: Birth of Go-Sanjo, 71st Japanese emperor (1068-1073), who died on June 15, 1073
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Sanj%C5%8D

1260: The Mamluks defeat the Mongols at the Battle of Ain Jalut in Palestine, marking their first decisive defeat and the point of maximum expansion of the Mongol Empire
http://www.angelfire.com/space2/writing.com.my/ainjalut.htm
http://medieval2.heavengames.com/m2tw/history/historical_battles_folder/ain_jalut/index.shtml

1879: British envoy Sir Louis Cavagnari and 72 men of the The Guides are massacred by Afghan troops while defending the British Residency in Kabul
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_the_British_Residency_in_Kabul
http://glosters.tripod.com/guides.htm

1926: Birth of Uttam Kumar, Indian Bengali actor, who died on July 24, 1980
http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=243399
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uttam_Kumar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=643S5y_E6Zo

1938: Birth of Ryoji Noyori, Japanese chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2001/noyori-autobio.html

1945: Japanese forces in Philippines surrender to Allies
http://www.ibiblio.org/pha/policy/1945/450729a.html#8
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Surrender_of_Japanese_Forces_in_the_Philippines_1945.jpg

1945-09-03 Surrender of Japanese

1945: Birth of Fusako Shigenobu, founder of the Japanese Red Army
http://www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-signficance-fusako-shigenobu-her-japanese-red-468955

Fusako Shigenobu 3

1949: Soviet Union informs Mao Zedong that the main leaders of the Second Eastern Turkestan Republic died in an plane crash. In fact murdered on his order
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_East_Turkestan_Republic

1950: An U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group (MAAG) of 35 men arrives in Saigon to screen French requests for American military aid, assist in the training of South Vietnamese troops, and advise on strategy
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-military-assistance-advisory-group-arrives-in-saigon

1954: The People’s Liberation Army begins shelling the Republic of China controlled islands of Quemoy, starting the First Taiwan Strait Crisis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Taiwan_Strait_Crisis
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/quemoy_matsu.htm

1954-09 Crisis

1964: 2nd incident that year of race riots in Singapore between Chinese and Malay, 13 people killed, 106 injured
http://www.self.gutenberg.org/articles/1964_race_riots_in_Singapore
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_45_2005-01-06.html

1964-09-03 riots

1964: Birth of Junaid Jamshed, Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junaid_Jamshed
http://hamariweb.com/islam/junaid_jamshed_naats_nc17.aspx

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

1967: Nguyen Van Thieu is elected president of South Vietnam (up to 1975)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/thieu-ky-ticket-wins-national-election
http://www.biography.com/people/nguyen-van-thieu-9542460

1971: Birth of Kiran Desai, Indian writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiran_Desai
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/12/books/review/12mishra.html

1973: Birth of Norihiko Hibino, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norihiko_Hibino

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmB8ywJYMww

1975: Birth of Daniel Chan, Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Chan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1OOAd80JIQ

1976: Birth of Vivek Oberoi, Indian actor
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vivek_Oberoi
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/topic/Vivek-Oberoi

1984: At least 1,300 people die and hundreds more are injured as the worst storm in living memory sweeps across the southern Philippines
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/3/newsid_2496000/2496059.stm

1984: Birth of Seo In-Young, South Korean singer, dancer, and model (Jewelry)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seo_In-young

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

1994: Russia and the PRC agree to de-target their nuclear weapons against each other
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Soviet_Split

2001: Chinese leader Jiang Zemin gets a warm welcome for his first visit to North Korea

2001: Death of Thuy Trang, Vietnamese-American actress, born on December 14, 1973
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thuy_Trang


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x417qg_sirentrish-thuy-trang_music

2003: Pak Pong-ju is named prime minister of North Korea (until April 2007)
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Pak_Pong-ju

2007: In Bangladesh, former premier Khaleda Zia is arrested on corruption charge
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6975340.stm
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2007/sep/03/bangladesh

2008: Philippines president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo dissolves a peace panel the Philippine government had set up to negotiate an end to the deadly conflict in the country’s volatile south
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/2008936259832396.html

2009: Thousands of ethnic Han protesters swarm around government buildings in Urumqi to demand that local leaders clamp down on ethnic Uighurs after rumors that they were trying to spread H.I.V. by sticking hundreds of Han with tainted needles
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8235305.stm

2010: A suicide bombing kills at least 50 people in Quetta, south-western Pakistan. Nearly 80 others are injured in the explosion at a Shia Muslim rally. Pakistani Taliban militants say they have carried out the bombing
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11177686
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/09/03/pakistan.violence/index.html#fbid=NuTq9yHI9lS&wom=false

2011: Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo is charged with plunder in connection with the allegedly anomalous purchase of secondhand helicopters by the Philippine National Police in 2009
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/52153/mike-arroyo-sued-for-plunder

2012: Death of Sun Myung Moon, South Korean religious leader, author, and activist, founder of the Unification Church, born on February 25, 1920
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/02/world/asia/south-korea-reverend-moon-dead
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/03/world/asia/rev-sun-myung-moon-founder-of-unification-church-dies-at-92.html?pagewanted=all

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byrnA2ikqik

2014: Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri declares in a video message that the global Islamist extremist movement has launched a new branch to lead its struggle in the Indian sub-continent
https://www.yahoo.com/news/al-qaeda-declares-branch-indian-sub-continent-190808390.html?ref=gs

2016: China ratifies Paris climate deal
http://www.asiapacificstar.com/index.php/sid/247340065
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/03/breakthrough-us-china-agree-ratify-paris-climate-change-deal

2016: Mir Quasem Ali, a key leader of theBangladesh  Jamaat-e-Islami party, is executed after being convicted by a controversial war crimes tribunal for offences committed during the 1971 independence conflict with Pakistan
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2016/09/03/jamaats-mir-quasem-ali-hanged-for-war-crimes-as-al-badr-chief-of-chittagong
http://www.thedailystar.net/country/al-badr-chief-mir-quasem-executed-1280152

 

Holidays and observances

Republic of China (Taiwan): Armed Forces Day


People’s Republic of China: V-J Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 3 September in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 3, 2017

1260: The Mamluks defeat the Mongols at the Battle of Ain Jalut in Palestine, marking their first decisive defeat and the point of maximum expansion of the Mongol Empire
http://www.angelfire.com/space2/writing.com.my/ainjalut.htm
http://medieval2.heavengames.com/m2tw/history/historical_battles_folder/ain_jalut/index.shtml

1879: British envoy Sir Louis Cavagnari and 72 men of the The Guides are massacred by Afghan troops while defending the British Residency in Kabul
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_the_British_Residency_in_Kabul
http://glosters.tripod.com/guides.htm

1945: Japanese forces in Philippines surrender to Allies
http://www.ibiblio.org/pha/policy/1945/450729a.html#8
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Surrender_of_Japanese_Forces_in_the_Philippines_1945.jpg

1945-09-03 Surrender of Japanese

1950: An U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group (MAAG) of 35 men arrives in Saigon to screen French requests for American military aid, assist in the training of South Vietnamese troops, and advise on strategy
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-military-assistance-advisory-group-arrives-in-saigon

1954: The People’s Liberation Army begins shelling the Republic of China (ROC)-controlled islands of Quemoy, starting the First Taiwan Strait Crisis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Taiwan_Strait_Crisis
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/quemoy_matsu.htm

1954-09 Crisis

1994: Russia and the PRC agree to de-target their nuclear weapons against each other
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Soviet_Split

On 3 September in South Asian history

ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 3, 2017

1879: British envoy Sir Louis Cavagnari and 72 men of the The Guides are massacred by Afghan troops while defending the British Residency in Kabul
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_the_British_Residency_in_Kabul
http://glosters.tripod.com/guides.htm

1926: Birth of Uttam Kumar, Indian Bengali actor, who died on July 24, 1980
http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=243399
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uttam_Kumar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=643S5y_E6Zo

1964: Birth of Junaid Jamshed, Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junaid_Jamshed
http://hamariweb.com/islam/junaid_jamshed_naats_nc17.aspx

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

1971: Birth of Kiran Desai, Indian writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiran_Desai
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/12/books/review/12mishra.html

1976: Birth of Vivek Oberoi, Indian actor
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vivek_Oberoi
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/topic/Vivek-Oberoi

2007: In Bangladesh, former premier Khaleda Zia is arrested on corruption charge
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6975340.stm
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2007/sep/03/bangladesh

2010: A suicide bombing kills at least 50 people in Quetta, south-western Pakistan. Nearly 80 others are injured in the explosion at a Shia Muslim rally. Pakistani Taliban militants say they have carried out the bombing
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-11177686
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/09/03/pakistan.violence/index.html#fbid=NuTq9yHI9lS&wom=false

2014: Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri declares in a video message that the global Islamist extremist movement has launched a new branch to lead its struggle in the Indian sub-continent
https://www.yahoo.com/news/al-qaeda-declares-branch-indian-sub-continent-190808390.html?ref=gs

2016: Mir Quasem Ali, a key leader of theBangladesh  Jamaat-e-Islami party, is executed after being convicted by a controversial war crimes tribunal for offences committed during the 1971 independence conflict with Pakistan
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2016/09/03/jamaats-mir-quasem-ali-hanged-for-war-crimes-as-al-badr-chief-of-chittagong
http://www.thedailystar.net/country/al-badr-chief-mir-quasem-executed-1280152

 

On 3 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 3, 2017

1945: Japanese forces in Philippines surrender to Allies
http://www.ibiblio.org/pha/policy/1945/450729a.html#8
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Surrender_of_Japanese_Forces_in_the_Philippines_1945.jpg

1945-09-03 Surrender of Japanese

1950: An U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group (MAAG) of 35 men arrives in Saigon to screen French requests for American military aid, assist in the training of South Vietnamese troops, and advise on strategy
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-military-assistance-advisory-group-arrives-in-saigon

1964: 2nd incident that year of race riots in Singapore between Chinese and Malay, 13 people killed, 106 injured
http://www.self.gutenberg.org/articles/1964_race_riots_in_Singapore
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_45_2005-01-06.html

1964-09-03 riots

1967: Nguyen Van Thieu is elected president of South Vietnam (up to 1975)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/thieu-ky-ticket-wins-national-election
http://www.biography.com/people/nguyen-van-thieu-9542460

1984: At least 1,300 people die and hundreds more are injured as the worst storm in living memory sweeps across the southern Philippines
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/3/newsid_2496000/2496059.stm

2001: Death of Thuy Trang, Vietnamese-American actress, born on December 14, 1973
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thuy_Trang


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x417qg_sirentrish-thuy-trang_music

2008: Philippines president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo dissolves a peace panel the Philippine government had set up to negotiate an end to the deadly conflict in the country’s volatile south
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/2008936259832396.html

2011: Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo is charged with plunder in connection with the allegedly anomalous purchase of secondhand helicopters by the Philippine National Police in 2009
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/52153/mike-arroyo-sued-for-plunder

2014: The United Nations said it was « seriously concerned » about growing restrictions on human rights activists in Thailand after a string of curbs on freedom of expression in the junta-ruled nation
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/politics/UN-voices-serious-concern-on-human-rights-in-Thail-30242420.html

 

On 3 September in Japan’s history

ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on September 3, 2017

1034: Birth of Go-Sanjo, 71st Japanese emperor (1068-1073), who died on June 15, 1073
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Sanj%C5%8D

1938: Birth of Ryoji Noyori, Japanese chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2001/noyori-autobio.html

1945: Japanese forces in Philippines surrender to Allies
http://www.ibiblio.org/pha/policy/1945/450729a.html#8
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Surrender_of_Japanese_Forces_in_the_Philippines_1945.jpg

1945-09-03 Surrender of Japanese

1945: Birth of Fusako Shigenobu, founder of the Japanese Red Army
http://www.enotes.com/homework-help/what-signficance-fusako-shigenobu-her-japanese-red-468955

Fusako Shigenobu 3

 

1973: Birth of Norihiko Hibino, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norihiko_Hibino

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KmB8ywJYMww

1982: Birth of Kaori Natori, Japanese singer and model
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaori_Natori

1993: Birth of Rina Koike, Japanese junior idol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rina_Koike

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uHBVAz-yqd0

 

On 3 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1954-09 Crisis

ON 3 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on September 3, 2017

264: Death of Sun Xiu, third emperor of Eastern Wu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Xiu_(emperor)

1260: The Mamluks defeat the Mongols at the Battle of Ain Jalut in Palestine, marking their first decisive defeat and the point of maximum expansion of the Mongol Empire
http://www.angelfire.com/space2/writing.com.my/ainjalut.htm
http://medieval2.heavengames.com/m2tw/history/historical_battles_folder/ain_jalut/index.shtml

1949: Soviet Union informs Mao Zedong that the main leaders of the Second Eastern Turkestan Republic died in an plane crash. In fact murdered on his order
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_East_Turkestan_Republic

1954: The People’s Liberation Army begins shelling the Republic of China (ROC) controlled islands of Quemoy, starting the First Taiwan Strait Crisis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Taiwan_Strait_Crisis
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/quemoy_matsu.htm

1954-09 Crisis

1975: Birth of Daniel Chan, Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actor

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Chan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1OOAd80JIQ

1994: Russia and the PRC agree to de-target their nuclear weapons against each other
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Soviet_Split

2001: Chinese leader Jiang Zemin gets a warm welcome for his first visit to North Korea

2009: Thousands of ethnic Han protesters swarmed around government buildings in Urumqi to demand that local leaders clamp down on ethnic Uighurs after rumors that they were trying to spread H.I.V. by sticking hundreds of Han with tainted needles
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8235305.stm

2016: China ratifies Paris climate deal
http://www.asiapacificstar.com/index.php/sid/247340065
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/03/breakthrough-us-china-agree-ratify-paris-climate-change-deal

 

Holidays and observances

Republic of China (Taiwan) Forces Day


People’s Republic of China: V-J Day