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On 14 September in Asian history

On 14 September in Asian history

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Updated on September 14, 2017

585: Death of Bidatsu, 30th emperor of Japan (572-585), born in 538
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Bidatsu

1164: Death of Sutoku, 75th emperor of Japan (1123-1142), born on July 7, 1119
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sutoku

1180: In Japan, Battle of Ishibashiyama between the Minamoto and Tairan clan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ishibashiyama
http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/the-great-battle-of-ishibashiyama-ishibashiyama-%C3%B4gassen-no-zu-462241

1846: Jang Bahadur and his brothers massacre about 40 members of the Nepalese palace court
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kot_massacre
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Bahadur

1862: Namamugi incident, also known sometimes as the Kanagawa Incident, and archaically as the Richardson Affair, was a samurai attack on foreign nationals in Japan
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Namamugi_Incident#encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namamugi_Incident

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1910: Death of Huo Yuanjia, Chinese martial artist, born in 1868
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huo_Yuanjia

1935: Birth of Fujio Akatsuka, Japanese cartoonist, who died on August 2, 2008
http://lambiek.net/artists/a/akatsuka_fujio.htm

1946: After the failure of the Fontainebleau Conference, a motus vivendi is signed in Paris between Marius Moutet, the French Minister of Colonies and Vietnamese communist leader Ho Chi Minh
http://www.vietnamgear.com/ModusVivendi.aspx

1948: Khawaja Nazimuddin becomes the second general governor of Pakistan until October 1951
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P011

1949: In India, the Constituent Assembly adopts Hindi as the Official Language of the Union
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14th-september-1949-hindi-is-adopted-as-the-official-language-of-the-union-of-india

1949: Birth of Eikichi Yazawa, Japanese singer
http://nippop.com/artist/artist_id-74/artist_name-eikichi_yazawa/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUt9jcI75g4

1950: US President Truman authorizes the State Department to start negotiations for a peace treaty with Japan

1966: In Vietnam, Operation Attleboro is launched in War Zone C (Cambodian border)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-attleboro-is-launched-in-war-zone-c
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Attleboro
http://www.virtualwall.org/units/opattleboro.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8bsNsOBL4A

1973: Birth of Tony Bui, Vietnamese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Bui
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004784/

1979: In Afghanistan, Hafizullah Amin seizes power, prime minister and president Nour Mohammed Taraki is assassinated
http://www.fact-index.com/h/ha/hafizullah_amin.html
http://www.afghanland.com/history/taraki.html

1985: Penang Bridge, the longest bridge in Malaysia, connecting the island of Penang to the mainland, opens to traffic.

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

1985: Birth of Aya Ueto, Japanese actress and singer
http://mydramalist.com/people/448-ueto-aya
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Ueto

1988: Liu Huaqing, who will modernized the Chinese Navy, is promoted admiral
http://www.franzbleeker.de/liuhuaqing.html

1993: Most famous Chinese dissident Wei Jingsheng, in jail since 1979, is freed. (again arrested few months later)
http://articles.latimes.com/1993-09-14/news/mn-35002_1_wei-jingsheng
 

Wei Jingsheng

1998: Death of Yang Shangkun, Chinese marshal and president of the republic (1987-1992)
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=990CE4DB1331F936A2575AC0A96E958260
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8789.html

2009: Indonesia’s province of Aceh passes a new law making adultery punishable by stoning to death. The law also imposes severe sentences for rape, homosexuality, alcohol consumption and gambling
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8254631.stm

2010: Japanese PM Naoto Kan survives a leadership challenge from veteran power-broker Ichiro Ozawa, defeating him by a wider than expected margin
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/09/201091465736534326.html

2011: A Dutch court orders the government to compensate the widows of seven villagers who were summarily executed and a man shot and wounded in a notorious massacre during Indonesia’s bloody battle for independence from colonial rule
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/09/2011914132145205737.html

2012: Six Chinese ships enter waters surrounding a disputed island chain claimed by both China and Japan amid deteriorating relations between the two regional powers, prompting Japan to summon its Chinese ambassador in protest
http://www.france24.com/en/20120914-china-defies-japan-sending-ships-disputed-islands-diaoyu-senkaku
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201291445921803663.html
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/49027621/ns/world_news-asia_pacific/

2013: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Saturday announced fresh measures to benefit the country’s ethnic Malay majority despite an earlier pledge to reform the controversial affirmative action policy
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-14/malaysia-s-najib-outlines-new-affirmative-action-steps-to-nation.html

 

Holidays and observances

India:  Hindi Day as Constituent Assembly adopted Hindi as the Official Language of the Union on 14th September 1949.

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 14 September in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 14 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 14, 2017

1180: In Japan, Battle of Ishibashiyama between the Minamoto and Tairan clan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ishibashiyama
http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/the-great-battle-of-ishibashiyama-ishibashiyama-%C3%B4gassen-no-zu-462241

1846: Jang Bahadur and his brothers massacre about 40 members of the Nepalese palace court
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kot_massacre
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Bahadur

1862: Namamugi incident, also known sometimes as the Kanagawa Incident, and archaically as the Richardson Affair, was a samurai attack on foreign nationals in Japan
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Namamugi_Incident#encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namamugi_Incident

F1000001.JPG

1946: After the failure of the Fontainebleau Conference, a motus vivendi is signed in Paris between Marius Moutet, the French Minister of Colonies and Vietnamese communist leader Ho Chi Minh
http://www.vietnamgear.com/ModusVivendi.aspx

1950: US President Truman authorizes the State Department to start negotiations for a peace treaty with Japan

1966: In Vietnam, Operation Attleboro is launched in War Zone C (Cambodian border)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-attleboro-is-launched-in-war-zone-c
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Attleboro
http://www.virtualwall.org/units/opattleboro.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8bsNsOBL4A

1979: In Afghanistan, Hafizullah Amin seizes power, prime minister and president Nour Mohammed Taraki is assassinated
http://www.fact-index.com/h/ha/hafizullah_amin.html
http://www.afghanland.com/history/taraki.html

2012: Six Chinese ships enter waters surrounding a disputed island chain claimed by both China and Japan amid deteriorating relations between the two regional powers, prompting Japan to summon its Chinese ambassador in protest
http://www.france24.com/en/20120914-china-defies-japan-sending-ships-disputed-islands-diaoyu-senkaku
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201291445921803663.html
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/49027621/ns/world_news-asia_pacific/

On 14 September in South Asian history

ON 14 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 14, 2017

1846: Jang Bahadur and his brothers massacre about 40 members of the Nepalese palace court
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kot_massacre
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Bahadur

1948: Khawaja Nazimuddin becomes the second general governor of Pakistan until October 1951
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P011

1949: In India, the Constituent Assembly adopts Hindi as the Official Language of the Union
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14th-september-1949-hindi-is-adopted-as-the-official-language-of-the-union-of-india

1979: In Afghanistan, Hafizullah Amin seizes power, prime minister and president Nour Mohammed Taraki is assassinated
http://www.fact-index.com/h/ha/hafizullah_amin.html
http://www.afghanland.com/history/taraki.html

1984: Birth of Farhan Saeed, Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farhan_Saeed

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

2014: Bangladesh’s highest court rejects appeals by opposition leader Khaleda Zia, clearing the way for her to stand trial on embezzlement charges that could see her jailed for life

 

Holidays and observances

India:  Hindi Day as Constituent Assembly adopted Hindi as the Official Language of the Union on 14th September 1949.

On 14 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 14 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 14, 2017

1946: After the failure of the Fontainebleau Conference, a motus vivendi is signed in Paris between Marius Moutet, the French Minister of Colonies and Vietnamese communist leader Ho Chi Minh
http://www.vietnamgear.com/ModusVivendi.aspx

1966: In Vietnam, Operation Attleboro is launched in War Zone C (Cambodian border)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-attleboro-is-launched-in-war-zone-c
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Attleboro
http://www.virtualwall.org/units/opattleboro.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8bsNsOBL4A

1973: Birth of Tony Bui, Vietnamese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Bui
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004784/

1985: Penang Bridge, the longest bridge in Malaysia, connecting the island of Penang to the mainland, opens to traffic.

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

2009: Indonesia’s province of Aceh passes a new law making adultery punishable by stoning to death. The law also imposes severe sentences for rape, homosexuality, alcohol consumption and gambling
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8254631.stm

2011: A Dutch court orders the government to compensate the widows of seven villagers who were summarily executed and a man shot and wounded in a notorious massacre during Indonesia’s bloody battle for independence from colonial rule
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/09/2011914132145205737.html

2013: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announces fresh measures to benefit the country’s ethnic Malay majority despite an earlier pledge to reform the controversial affirmative action policy
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-14/malaysia-s-najib-outlines-new-affirmative-action-steps-to-nation.html

 

On 14 September in Japan’s history

ON 14 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on September 14, 2017

585: Death of Bidatsu, 30th emperor of Japan (572-585), born in 538
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Bidatsu

1164: Death of Sutoku, 75th emperor of Japan (1123-1142), born on July 7, 1119
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sutoku

1180: In Japan, Battle of Ishibashiyama between the Minamoto and Tairan clan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ishibashiyama
http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/the-great-battle-of-ishibashiyama-ishibashiyama-%C3%B4gassen-no-zu-462241

1862: Namamugi incident, also known sometimes as the Kanagawa Incident, and archaically as the Richardson Affair, was a samurai attack on foreign nationals in Japan
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Namamugi_Incident#encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Namamugi_Incident

F1000001.JPG

1935: Birth of Fujio Akatsuka, Japanese cartoonist, who died on August 2, 2008
http://lambiek.net/artists/a/akatsuka_fujio.htm

1949: Birth of Eikichi Yazawa, Japanese singer
http://nippop.com/artist/artist_id-74/artist_name-eikichi_yazawa/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUt9jcI75g4

1950: US President Truman authorizes the State Department to start negotiations for a peace treaty with Japan 

1981: Birth of Miyavi, Japanese singer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miyavi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ThoGOST-Gw&feature=related

1982: Birth of Hiroki Narimiya, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroki_Narimiya
http://nana-nana.net/hirokigallery.html

1985: Birth of Aya Ueto, Japanese actress and singer
http://mydramalist.com/people/448-ueto-aya
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Ueto

1986: Birth of Ai Takahashi, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)
http://www.chickipedia.com/ai-takahashi/

2010: Japanese PM Naoto Kan survives a leadership challenge from veteran power-broker Ichiro Ozawa, defeating him by a wider than expected margin
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/09/201091465736534326.html

2012: Six Chinese ships enter waters surrounding disputed island chain Senkaku claimed by both China and Japan amid deteriorating relations between the two regional powers, prompting Japan to summon its Chinese ambassador in protest
http://www.france24.com/en/20120914-china-defies-japan-sending-ships-disputed-islands-diaoyu-senkaku
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201291445921803663.html
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/49027621/ns/world_news-asia_pacific/

On 14 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 14 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 14, 2017

1910: Death of Huo Yuanjia, Chinese martial artist, born in 1868
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huo_Yuanjia

1988: Liu Huaqing, who will modernized the Chinese Navy, is promoted admiral
http://www.franzbleeker.de/liuhuaqing.html

1993: Most famous Chinese dissident Wei Jingsheng, in jail since 1979, is freed. (again arrested few months later)
http://articles.latimes.com/1993-09-14/news/mn-35002_1_wei-jingsheng
 

Wei Jingsheng

1998: Death of Yang Shangkun, Chinese marshal and president of the republic (1987-1992)
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=990CE4DB1331F936A2575AC0A96E958260 http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8789.html

2012: Six Chinese ships enter waters surrounding a disputed island chain claimed by both China and Japan amid deteriorating relations between the two regional powers, prompting Japan to summon its Chinese ambassador in protest
http://www.france24.com/en/20120914-china-defies-japan-sending-ships-disputed-islands-diaoyu-senkaku
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201291445921803663.html
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/49027621/ns/world_news-asia_pacific/