Daily Archives: 10 septembre 2017

On 10 September in Asian history

ON 10 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 10, 2017

210 BC: Death of Qin Shi Huangdi, first emperor of China
http://www.china-travel-golden-route.com/qin_shi_huang.html
http://ancientchinaia.tripod.com/id3.html

1308: Death of Go-Nijo, 94th emperor of Japan (1301-1308), born on March 9, 1285
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nijo

1385: Birth of Le Loi, national hero of Viet Nam, founder of the Later Le Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%AA_L%E1%BB%A3i

1401: The reconstruction of the Japanese imperial palace at Kyoto is completed. Fires, including the one prompting this reconstruction, repeatedly destroyed or damaged the palace

1561: In the Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima, Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Kawanakajima

1748: Death of Ignacia del Espíritu Santo, Filipino nun, founded Religious of the Virgin Mary, born on February 1, 1663
http://livesofsaints.tripod.com/id40.html

1763 : Filipino rebel Gabriela Silang and her followers try to take Vigan but the Spanish stronghold there was expecting them and her army was ambushed. Thus many of them are killed.
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/592/today-in-philippine-history-september-10-1763-gabriela-silang-fought-valiantly-against-the-spaniards

1887: Birth of Freedom Fighter Govind Ballabh Pant (maybe August 30), who died on March 7, 1961
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/govind-ballabh-pant-7438.php
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/8.html

1895: Birth of Viswanatha Satyanarayana, Indian writer, who died October 18, 1976
http://www.poemhunter.com/viswanatha-satyanarayana/biography/

1896: Birth of Chinese communist general Ye Ting who died on April 8, 1937
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye_Ting

1912: Birth of Mary Walter, Filipina actress, who died on February 23, 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Walter

1912: Birth of Basappa Danappa Jatti, Indian vice-president (1974-1980) who died on June 8, 2002
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/basappa_danappa_jatti-profile-312-18.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/government-politics/b-d-jatti.html

1915: Death of Bagha Jatin, Indian revolutionary philosopher against British rule, born on December 7, 1879
http://www.bangalinet.com/greatmen_baghajatin.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bagha_Jatin

1923: Death of Sukumar Ray, Indian humorous poet, story writer and playwright, born on October 30, 1887
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sukumar_Ray
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/592/today-in-philippine-history-september-10-1763-gabriela-silang-fought-valiantly-against-the-spaniards

1940: Birth of Kim En-joong, south Korean painter and catholic priest

1946: Fontainebleau conference ends after the parties fail to reach an agreement on Cochin-China

1946: While riding a train to Darjeeling, Sister Teresa Bojaxhiu of the Loreto Sisters’ Convent heard the call of God, directing her « to leave the convent and help the poor while living among them ». She would become known as Mother Teresa.

1948: Birth of Zhang Chengzhi, Chinese writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Chengzhi
https://muse.jhu.edu/login?uth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/positions/v010/10.3xu.pdf

Zhang Chengzhi

1953: After the War of Korea, signature of a treaty between Soviet Union and North Korea

1969: Birth of Ai Jing, Chinese singer and painter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ai_Jing
http://english.cri.cn/4406/2008/10/29/1141s419151.htm

1976: Indian Airlines Boeing 737 is hijacked to Lahore
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1301&dat=19810930&id=y_5jAAAAIBAJ&sjid=2uYDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6983,11344687&hl=fr
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hijacking-of-indian-airlines-boeing-737-what-really-happened/1/436736.html

1980: Zhao Ziyang becomes new Chinese prime minister
http://www.biography.com/people/zhao-ziyang-9541041#top-chinese-official

 1980: Birth of Jayam Ravi, Indian Actor
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/jayam-ravi/biography.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayam_Ravi

1986: Birth of Hiroki Uchi, Japanese Idol
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Uchi_Hiroki

1987: Birth of Nana Tanimura, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nana_Tanimura

2000: Death of Zaib-un-Nissa hamidullah, Pakistani female journalist and writer, born in 1921
http://web.archive.org/web/20030114183134/www.dawn.com/2000/09/12/nat10.htm

2010: In Thailand, the Pheu Thai Party leader Yongyuth Wichaidit resigns
http://pattayatoday.net/news/thailand-news/yongyuth-quits-cabinet/

2010: The landmark economic cooperation framework agreement (ECFA) between Taiwan and China and an intellectual property rights protection pact across the Taiwan Strait formally takes effect
http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan-business/2010/09/11/272229/ECFA-formally.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11275274

2011: Japan’s new trade minister Hachiro quits after calling the area around the tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant a « town of death »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14866276

2012: The handover of the controversial high security prison of Bagram, sometimes referred to as « the other Guantánamo », is hailed a victory for Afghan sovereignty
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/afghanistan/9533807/Afghan-government-takes-charge-of-Bagram-military-prison.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2012/09/201291094118439921.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19539412

 

Holidays and observances

People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong: Teacher’s Day

Afghanistan: Commander Massoud Day

Illustrations: Vietnam’s bustling traditional markets in the early 1900s

9 SEPTEMBER 2017

Illustrations: Vietnam’s bustling traditional markets in the early 1900s

One striking feature of South East Asia is its traditional markets. They can be easily set up in any available space in communities, with vendors laying out their goods on makeshift stalls or on street pavements
https://scroll.in/article/849760/illustrations-vietnams-bustling-traditional-markets-in-the-early-1900s

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 10 September in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 10 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 10, 2017

1561: In the Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima, Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Kawanakajima

1763 : Filipino rebel Gabriela Silang and her followers try to take Vigan but the Spanish stronghold there was expecting them and her army was ambushed. Thus many of them are killed.
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/592/today-in-philippine-history-september-10-1763-gabriela-silang-fought-valiantly-against-the-spaniards

1946: Fontainebleau conference ends after the parties fail to reach an agreement on Cochin-China

1953: After the War of Korea, signature of a treaty between Soviet Union and North Korea

1976: Indian Airlines Boeing 737 is hijacked to Lahore
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1301&dat=19810930&id=y_5jAAAAIBAJ&sjid=2uYDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6983,11344687&hl=fr
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hijacking-of-indian-airlines-boeing-737-what-really-happened/1/436736.html

2012: The handover of the controversial high security prison of Bagram, sometimes referred to as « the other Guantánamo », is hailed a victory for Afghan sovereignty
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/afghanistan/9533807/Afghan-government-takes-charge-of-Bagram-military-prison.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2012/09/201291094118439921.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19539412

 

Holidays and observances

Afghanistan: Commander Massoud Day

 

 

On 10 September in South Asian history

ON 10 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 10, 2017

1887: Birth of Freedom Fighter Govind Ballabh Pant (maybe August 30), who died on March 7, 1961
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/govind-ballabh-pant-7438.php
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/8.html

1895: Birth of Viswanatha Satyanarayana, Indian writer, who died October 18, 1976
http://www.poemhunter.com/viswanatha-satyanarayana/biography/

1912: Birth of Basappa Danappa Jatti, Indian vice-president (1974-1980) who died on June 8, 2002
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/basappa_danappa_jatti-profile-312-18.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/government-politics/b-d-jatti.html

1915: Death of Bagha Jatin, Indian revolutionary philosopher against British rule, born on December 7, 1879
http://www.bangalinet.com/greatmen_baghajatin.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bagha_Jatin

1923: Death of Sukumar Ray, Indian humorous poet, story writer and playwright, born on October 30, 1887
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sukumar_Ray
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/592/today-in-philippine-history-september-10-1763-gabriela-silang-fought-valiantly-against-the-spaniards

1946: While riding a train to Darjeeling, Sister Teresa Bojaxhiu of the Loreto Sisters’ Convent heard the call of God, directing her « to leave the convent and help the poor while living among them ». She would become known as Mother Teresa

1976: Indian Airlines Boeing 737 is hijacked to Lahore
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1301&dat=19810930&id=y_5jAAAAIBAJ&sjid=2uYDAAAAIBAJ&pg=6983,11344687&hl=fr
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hijacking-of-indian-airlines-boeing-737-what-really-happened/1/436736.html

1980: Birth of Jayam Ravi, Indian Actor
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/jayam-ravi/biography.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayam_Ravi

2000: Death of Zaib-un-Nissa hamidullah, Pakistani female journalist and writer, born in 1921
http://web.archive.org/web/20030114183134/www.dawn.com/2000/09/12/nat10.htm

 

 

Holidays and observances

Afghanistan: Commander Massoud Day

On 10 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 10 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 10, 2017

1385: Birth of Le Loi, national hero of Viet Nam, founder of the Later Le Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%AA_L%E1%BB%A3i

1748: Death of Ignacia del Espíritu Santo, Filipino nun, founded Religious of the Virgin Mary, born on February 1, 1663

http://livesofsaints.tripod.com/id40.html

1763 : Filipino rebel Gabriela Silang and her followers try to take Vigan but the Spanish stronghold there was expecting them and her army was ambushed. Thus many of them are killed.
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/592/today-in-philippine-history-september-10-1763-gabriela-silang-fought-valiantly-against-the-spaniards

1912: Birth of Mary Walter, Filipina actress, who died on February 23, 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Walter

1946: Fontainebleau conference ends after the parties fail to reach an agreement on Cochin-China

2010: In Thailand, the Pheu Thai Party leader Yongyuth Wichaidit resigns
http://pattayatoday.net/news/thailand-news/yongyuth-quits-cabinet/

On 10 September in Japan’s history

ON 10 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on September 10, 2017

1401: The reconstruction of the Japanese imperial palace at Kyoto is completed. Fires, including the one prompting this reconstruction, repeatedly destroyed or damaged the palace

1561: In the Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima, Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Kawanakajima

1986: Birth of Hiroki Uchi, Japanese Idol
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Uchi_Hiroki

1987: Birth of Nana Tanimura, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nana_Tanimura

2011: Japan’s new trade minister Hachiro quits after calling the area around the tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear plant a « town of death »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14866276

On 10 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 10 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 10, 2017

210 BC: Death of Qin Shi Huangdi, first emperor of China
http://www.china-travel-golden-route.com/qin_shi_huang.html
http://ancientchinaia.tripod.com/id3.html 

1896: Birth of Chinese communist general Ye Ting who died on April 8, 1937
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye_Ting

1948: Birth of Zhang Chengzhi, Chinese writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Chengzhi
https://muse.jhu.edu/login?uth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/positions/v010/10.3xu.pdf

Zhang Chengzhi

1969: Birth of Ai Jing, Chinese singer and painter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ai_Jing
http://english.cri.cn/4406/2008/10/29/1141s419151.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KtFfNbYpPI

1980: Zhao Ziyang becomes new Chinese prime minister
http://www.biography.com/people/zhao-ziyang-9541041#top-chinese-official

2010: The landmark economic cooperation framework agreement (ECFA) between Taiwan and China and an intellectual property rights protection pact across the Taiwan Strait formally takes effect
http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan-business/2010/09/11/272229/ECFA-formally.htm
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11275274