Daily Archives: 12 septembre 2017

On 12 September in Asian history

ON 12 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 12, 2017

372: During the Sixteen Kingdoms: Jin Xiaowudi, age 10, succeeds his father Jin Jianwendi as Emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty.

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

1736: Birth of Hsinbyushin, Burmese king who died on June 10, 1776


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

1875: Birth of Matsunosuke Onoe, Japanese actor, who died on September 11, 1926
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matsunosuke_Onoe

1885: Death of Ranbir Singh, 2nd Maharaja of Kashmir and Jammu, born on August 1830
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranbir_Singh
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2015/01/maharaja-of-jammu-and-kashmir-ranbir-singh-1877.html

1894: Birth of Kyuichi Tokuda, Japanese politician, Chairman of the Japanese Communist Party who died on October 14, 1953
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Kyuichi_Tokuda
http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Tokuda+Kyuichi

Tokuda Kyuichi 1946

1894 : Birth of Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay, leading figure of Bengali Literature who died on November 11, 1950
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bibhutibhushan_Bandyopadhyay
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/bibhutibhushan-bandopadhyay-biography.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/12th-september-1894-leading-figure-of-bengali-literature-bibhutibhushan-bandopadhyay-is-born

1896 : 13 Filipinos, the « 13 martyrs » of Cavite are executed by Spanish authorities for joining the Katipunan revolution
http://www.philippinemasonry.org/the-thirteen-martyrs-of-cavite.html
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/597/today-in-philippine-history-september-12-1896-the-13-martyrs-of-cavite-were-executed-by-spanish-authorities
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Martyrs_of_Cavite

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1897: In India, Battle of Saragarhi between twenty-one Sikhs defending an army post, and 10,000 Afghan and Orakza tribesmen.
http://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php?title=Battle_of_Saragarhi
http://www.panthic.org/articles/5292

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stzlv97cwY4

1914: Birth of Rais Amrohvi, Pakistani poet and psychoanalyst, assassinated on September 22, 1988
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rais_Amrohvi
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Rais_Amrohvi

1917: Birth of Han Suyin, Chinese-born Eurasian writer who died on November 2, 2012
http://everything2.org/index.pl?node_id=1165780
http://www.notsorry.com/hansuyin.asp

1931: Gandhi arrives in England
http://www.bl.uk/learning/timeline/item124207.html

1934: Birth of Jaegwon Kim, Korean-born American philosopher
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaegwon_Kim

1942: First day of the Battle of Edson’s Ridge during the Guadalcanal campaign. U.S. Marines protecting Henderson Field on Guadalcanal are attacked by Imperial Japanese Army forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Edson’s_Ridge
https://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Guadalcanal-War-in-the-Pacific-Edson-s-Ridge
http://www.wargamer.com/Article/3397

 1942-09-12-edson-ridge

1943: Birth of Michael Ondaatje, Sri Lankan-born writer
https://literature.britishcouncil.org/writer/michael-ondaatje
http://www.tru.ca/faculty/tfriedman/ondaatje.htm

1945: British forces, under Admiral Mountbatten, come back to Singapore and establish a military administration in Malaya to take control of the country, called the British Military Administration (BMA)
 

1945: Hajime Sugiyama, Japanese general and minister of war, commits suicide, born on January 1, 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hajime_Sugiyama

1948: Invasion of the independent State of Hyderabad by the Indian Army (Operation Polo)
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hyderabad-indian-army-telangana-police-action-independent-india/1/309167.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-24159594
http://defenceforumindia.com/forum/threads/rare-photos-of-operation-polo-hyderabad-police-action-1948.55823/

1948: In China, during the Civil War, the People’s Liberation Army launch the Liaoshen Campaign against the Nationalist (up to November 2)
https://ipfs.io/ipfs/QmXoypizjW3WknFiJnKLwHCnL72vedxjQkDDP1mXWo6uco/wiki/Liaoshen_Campaign.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8866.html

1956: Chaudry Muhammad Ali quits as Pakistan’s prime minister and replaced by Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
http://pakistanweb.com/html/muhammad.htm

1956: Birth of Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, Hong Kong artist, singer, actor and director, who committed suicide on April 1, 2003
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/cheung_leslie.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdkM1a14PaI

1960: In Laos, Prince Boun Oum associates with general Phoumi attempts a rightist counter-revolution

1962: Death of Rangeya Raghav, Indian author and playwright, born on January 17, 1923
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rangeya_Raghav

1964: In an editorial published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of territorial claims

1965: End of the Battle of Phillora, one of the largest tank battles fought during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Phillora
https://www.saddahaq.com/1965-indopak-war-three-dreaded-tank-battles-that-turned-the-tide-on-the-either-side
http://broom02.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Battle%20of%20Phillora&item_type=topic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7kYgb8cpd0

1965: United Nations General Secretary U Thant arrives in New Delhi in an attempt to solve the India-Pakistani conflict

1971: Birth of Ahn Jae Wook, South Korean actor and composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahn_Jae-wook

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QK2MYBG9lm8

1983: The USSR vetoes a United Nations Security Council Resolution deploring the Soviet shooting down of a Korean civilian jetliner on September 1.

1997: Opening of the Chinese communist party’s XVth congress du PCC (up to September 18)

1999: Indonesia agrees to allow UN forces in East Timor

2001: Death of Victor Wong, Chinese-American actor, born on July 30, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor_Wong

1986: Birth of the Chinese actress Yang Mi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Mi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLqZR7c8UgM

2007: Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada is convicted for the crime of plunder
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/news/nation/60117/erap-guilty-of-plunder-sentenced-to-reclusion-perpetua/story/
http://www.arabnews.com/node/303259

2007: Shinzo Abe announced he resigns as Prime Minister of Japan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7011596.stm

2008: Malaysian authorities detains a government critic blogger by invoking a colonial-era security law that allows for indefinite detention without trial
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/20089126732640247.html

2011: Indonesia’s second-largest political party Golkar picks tycoon and power-broker Aburizal Bakrie as its presidential candidate for elections in 2014

2012: Factory fires in two major cities in Pakistan have killed more than 300 people and injured dozens more, including some who had to leap from windows to escape the flames
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/09/20129124543681430.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19566851

2012: Officials say about 100 suspected insurgents have surrendered to authorities in Thailand’s restive south, including the alleged leader of a 2004 attack that reignited longstanding violence in the region.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/89109/suspected-insurgents-surrender-in-thailands-south/

2014: Taliban gunmen who shot schoolgirl Malala (later Peace Nobel prize) finally arrested. Militants boarded the teenage activist’s school bus and shot her in the head in October 2012 for her outspoken views on girls’ education, in an attack that also wounded two of her friends
http://www.9news.com.au/world/2014/09/13/00/24/taliban-shooters-who-attacked-malala-arrested
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/malala-attackers-arrested-pakistan-201491212302111196.html

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 12 September in Asian history

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WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 12 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 12, 2017

1896 : 13 Filipinos, the « 13 martyrs » of Cavite are executed by Spanish authorities for joining the Katipunan revolution
http://www.philippinemasonry.org/the-thirteen-martyrs-of-cavite.html
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/597/today-in-philippine-history-september-12-1896-the-13-martyrs-of-cavite-were-executed-by-spanish-authorities
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Martyrs_of_Cavite

1896-09-12-13-martyrs-of-calvite

1897: In India, Battle of Saragarhi between twenty-one Sikhs defending an army post, and 10,000 Afghan and Orakza tribesmen.
http://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php?title=Battle_of_Saragarhi
http://www.panthic.org/articles/5292

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stzlv97cwY4

1942: First day of the Battle of Edson’s Ridge during the Guadalcanal campaign. U.S. Marines protecting Henderson Field on Guadalcanal are attacked by Imperial Japanese Army forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Edson’s_Ridge
https://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Guadalcanal-War-in-the-Pacific-Edson-s-Ridge
http://www.wargamer.com/Article/3397

1942-09-12-edson-ridge

1945: British forces, under Admiral Mountbatten, come back to Singapore and establish a military administration in Malaya to take control of the country, called the British Military Administration (BMA) 

1945: Hajime Sugiyama, Japanese general and minister of war, commits suicide, born on January 1, 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hajime_Sugiyama

1948: Invasion of the independent State of Hyderabad by the Indian Army (Operation Polo)
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hyderabad-indian-army-telangana-police-action-independent-india/1/309167.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-24159594
http://defenceforumindia.com/forum/threads/rare-photos-of-operation-polo-hyderabad-police-action-1948.55823/

 

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

1948: In China, during the Civil War, the People’s Liberation Army launch the Liaoshen Campaign against the Nationalist (up to November 2)
https://ipfs.io/ipfs/QmXoypizjW3WknFiJnKLwHCnL72vedxjQkDDP1mXWo6uco/wiki/Liaoshen_Campaign.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8866.html

1964: In an editorial published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of territorial claims

1965: End of the Battle of Phillora, one of the largest tank battles fought during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Phillora
https://www.saddahaq.com/1965-indopak-war-three-dreaded-tank-battles-that-turned-the-tide-on-the-either-side
http://broom02.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Battle%20of%20Phillora&item_type=topic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7kYgb8cpd0

1965: United Nations General Secretary U Thant arrives in New Delhi in an attempt to solve the India-Pakistani conflict

1983: The USSR vetoes a United Nations Security Council Resolution deploring the Soviet shooting down of a Korean civilian jetliner on September 1.

1999: Indonesia agrees to allow UN forces in East Timor

2012: Officials say about 100 suspected insurgents have surrendered to authorities in Thailand’s restive south, including the alleged leader of a 2004 attack that reignited longstanding violence in the region.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/89109/suspected-insurgents-surrender-in-thailands-south/

2014: Taliban gunmen who shot schoolgirl Malala (later Peace Nobel prize) finally arrested. Militants boarded the teenage activist’s school bus and shot her in the head in October 2012 for her outspoken views on girls’ education, in an attack that also wounded two of her friends
http://www.9news.com.au/world/2014/09/13/00/24/taliban-shooters-who-attacked-malala-arrested
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/malala-attackers-arrested-pakistan-201491212302111196.html

On 12 September in South Asian history

ON 12 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 12, 2017

1885: Death of Ranbir Singh, 2nd Maharaja of Kashmir and Jammu, born on August 1830
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranbir_Singh
http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2015/01/maharaja-of-jammu-and-kashmir-ranbir-singh-1877.html

1894 : Birth of Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay, leading figure of Bengali Literature who died on November 11, 1950
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bibhutibhushan_Bandyopadhyay
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/bibhutibhushan-bandopadhyay-biography.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/12th-september-1894-leading-figure-of-bengali-literature-bibhutibhushan-bandopadhyay-is-born

1897: In India, Battle of Saragarhi between twenty-one Sikhs defending an army post, and 10,000 Afghan and Orakza tribesmen.
http://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php?title=Battle_of_Saragarhi
http://www.panthic.org/articles/5292

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stzlv97cwY4

1914: Birth of Rais Amrohvi, Pakistani poet and psychoanalyst, assassinated on September 22, 1988
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rais_Amrohvi
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Rais_Amrohvi

1931: Gandhi arrives in England


http://www.bl.uk/learning/timeline/item124207.html

1943: Birth of Michael Ondaatje, Sri Lankan-born writer
https://literature.britishcouncil.org/writer/michael-ondaatje
http://www.tru.ca/faculty/tfriedman/ondaatje.htm

1948: Invasion of the independent State of Hyderabad by the Indian Army (Operation Polo)
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/hyderabad-indian-army-telangana-police-action-independent-india/1/309167.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-24159594
http://defenceforumindia.com/forum/threads/rare-photos-of-operation-polo-hyderabad-police-action-1948.55823/

 

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

1956: Chaudry Muhammad Ali quits as Pakistan’s prime minister and replaced by Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy
http://pakistanweb.com/html/muhammad.htm

1962: Death of Rangeya Raghav, Indian author and playwright, born on January 17, 1923
http://rangeyaraghav.bookchums.com/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rangeya_Raghav

1965: End of the Battle of Phillora, one of the largest tank battles fought during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Phillora
https://www.saddahaq.com/1965-indopak-war-three-dreaded-tank-battles-that-turned-the-tide-on-the-either-side
http://broom02.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Battle%20of%20Phillora&item_type=topic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7kYgb8cpd0

1965: United Nations General Secretary U Thant arrives in New Delhi in an attempt to solve the India-Pakistani conflict

2012: Factory fires in two major cities in Pakistan have killed more than 300 people and injured dozens more, including some who had to leap from windows to escape the flames
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/09/20129124543681430.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19566851

2014: Taliban gunmen who shot schoolgirl Malala (later Peace Nobel prize) finally arrested. Militants boarded the teenage activist’s school bus and shot her in the head in October 2012 for her outspoken views on girls’ education, in an attack that also wounded two of her friends
http://www.9news.com.au/world/2014/09/13/00/24/taliban-shooters-who-attacked-malala-arrested
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/malala-attackers-arrested-pakistan-201491212302111196.html

On 12 September on Southeast Asian history

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ON 12 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 12, 2016

1736: Birth of Hsinbyushin, Burmese king who died on June 10, 1776
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hsinbyushin

1896 : 13 Filipinos, the « 13 martyrs » of Cavite are executed by Spanish authorities for joining the Katipunan revolution
http://www.philippinemasonry.org/the-thirteen-martyrs-of-cavite.html
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/597/today-in-philippine-history-september-12-1896-the-13-martyrs-of-cavite-were-executed-by-spanish-authorities
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Martyrs_of_Cavite

1896-09-12-13-martyrs-of-calvite

1945: British forces, under Admiral Mountbatten, come back to Singapore and establish a military administration in Malaya to take control of the country, called the British Military Administration (BMA)

1960: In Laos, Prince Boun Oum associates with general Phoumi attempts a rightist counter-revolution

1999: Indonesia agrees to allow UN forces in East Timor

2007: Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada is convicted for the crime of plunder
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/news/nation/60117/erap-guilty-of-plunder-sentenced-to-reclusion-perpetua/story/
http://www.arabnews.com/node/303259

2008: Malaysian authorities detains a government critic blogger by invoking a colonial-era security law that allows for indefinite detention without trial
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/20089126732640247.html

2011: Indonesia’s second-largest political party Golkar picks tycoon and power-broker Aburizal Bakrie as its presidential candidate for elections in 2014

2012: Officials say about 100 suspected insurgents have surrendered to authorities in Thailand’s restive south, including the alleged leader of a 2004 attack that reignited longstanding violence in the region.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/89109/suspected-insurgents-surrender-in-thailands-south/

On 12 September in Japan’s history

ON 12 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on September 12, 2017

1875: Birth of Matsunosuke Onoe, Japanese actor, who died on September 11, 1926
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matsunosuke_Onoe

1894: Birth of Kyuichi Tokuda, Japanese politician, Chairman of the Japanese Communist Party who died on October 14, 1953
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Kyuichi_Tokuda
http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Tokuda+Kyuichi

Tokuda Kyuichi 1946

1942: First day of the Battle of Edson’s Ridge during the Guadalcanal campaign. U.S. Marines protecting Henderson Field on Guadalcanal are attacked by Imperial Japanese Army forces
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Edson’s_Ridge
https://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Guadalcanal-War-in-the-Pacific-Edson-s-Ridge
http://www.wargamer.com/Article/3397

1942-09-12-edson-ridge

1945: Hajime Sugiyama, Japanese general and minister of war, commits suicide, born on January 1, 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hajime_Sugiyama

2007: Shinzo Abe announced he resigns as Prime Minister of Japan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7011596.stm

On 12 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 12 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 12, 2017

372: During the Sixteen Kingdoms: Jin Xiaowudi, age 10, succeeds his father Jin Jianwendi as Emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty.

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

1917: Birth of Han Suyin, Chinese-born Eurasian writer who died on November 2, 2012
http://everything2.org/index.pl?node_id=1165780
http://www.notsorry.com/hansuyin.asp

1948: In China, during the Civil War, the People’s Liberation Army launch the Liaoshen Campaign against the Nationalist (up to November 2)
https://ipfs.io/ipfs/QmXoypizjW3WknFiJnKLwHCnL72vedxjQkDDP1mXWo6uco/wiki/Liaoshen_Campaign.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8866.html

1956: Birth of Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, Hong Kong artist, singer, actor and director, who committed suicide on April 1, 2003
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/cheung_leslie.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdkM1a14PaI

1964: In an editorial published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of territorial claims

1986: Birth of the Chinese actress Yang Mi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Mi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdrM1fN9JMA

1997: Opening of the Chinese communist party’s XVth congress du PCC (up to September 18)

2001: Death of Victor Wong, Chinese-American actor, born on July 30, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor_Wong

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLqZR7c8UgM

2005: Hong Kong Disneyland opens in Penny’s Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Kong_Disneyland
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8883.html