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On 27 September in Asian history

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

ON 27 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 27, 2017

808: Birth of Ninmyō, Japanese emperor who died on May 6, 850
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ninmy%C5%8D

1544: Birth of Takenaka Shigeharu, Japanese samurai who died on July 6, 1579
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Takenaka_Shigeharu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takenaka_Shigeharu

1557: Death of Go-Nara, 105th Japanese emperor (1526-1557), born on January 26, 1497
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nara

1687: An embassy from France lands in Siam’s capital Ayutthaya bringing with it roughly 600 French soldiers and about 300 skilled workers

 
1719: Muhammad Shah, born on February 17, 1702, becomes the last Mughal emperor, up to his death on April 26, 1748
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_Shah

1833: Death of Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer, born on 22 May 1772
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/raja-ram-mohan-roy.html
http://www.culturalindia.net/reformers/raja-ram-mohan-roy.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/27th-september-1833-raja-rammohan-roy-educationist-and-social-reformer-passes-away

1907: Birth of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Indian freedom fighter, who died on March 23, 1931
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/bhagat-singh.html
http://www.biography.com/people/bhagat-singh

1914: Birth of Jukichi Uno, Japanese actor who died on January 9, 1988
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0881303/

1928: The Republic of China is recognized by the United States

1931: Birth of Vong Savang, heir of Laos, who died in captivity in 1978 or 1980
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11724227
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vong_Savang

1932: Birth of Yash Chopra, Indian director
http://www.yashrajfilms.com/profile/yash.htm

1937: Balinese Tiger declared extinct
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balinese_Tiger

1938: The League of Nations declares Japan the aggressor against China

1940: The Tripartite pact is signed by Germany, Italy and Japan with Saburo Kurusu as the Japanese representative


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-tripartite-pact-is-signed-by-germany-italy-and-japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripartite_Pact

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0ZPS2fhDNM

1942: Last day of the September Matanikau action on Guadalcanal as United States Marine Corps troops barely escape after being surrounded by Japanese forces near the Matanikau River
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actions_along_the_Matanikau_(September_%E2%80%93_October_1942)

1942: Birth of Dith Pran, Cambodian-born photojournalist, hero of the “Killing field” movie, who died on March 30, 2008
http://www.notablebiographies.com/Pe-Pu/Pran-Dith.html

1943: Mao Zemin, brother of Mao Zedong, born on April 3, 1896, is executed on order of Sheng Shicai while in Xinjiang
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Mao_Zemi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9384.html

1945: General MacArthur and Japanese emperor Hirohito meet for the first time
https://rarehistoricalphotos.com/hirohito-macarthur-1945/
http://pastdaily.com/2012/09/26/september-26-1945-macarthur-meets-hirohito/

1945-09-27 MacArthur Hirohito

1949: The first plenary session of the CPPCC pass the motion that the five stars red flag be adopted as the national flag of the People’s Republic of China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_the_People’s_Republic_of_China#Symbolism

1953: Birth of Mata Amritanandamayi (Amma), an Indian saint
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mata_Amritanandamayi

1959: Nearly 5000 people die on the main Japanese island of Honshu as the result of a typhoon

1959: SEATO Council gives its support to United Nations in Laos

1967: Against the Vietnam War, an advertisement headed « A Call To Resist Illegitimate Authority, » signed by over 320 influential people appears in the New Republic and the New York Review of Books, asking for funds to help youths resist the draft
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/antiwar-sentiment-increases

1971: Birth of Li Yapeng, Chinese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Yapeng
http://www.dianying.com/en/person/LiYapeng

1972: Death of S. R. Ranganathan, Indian mathematician, born on August 9, 1892
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._R._Ranganathan

1977: Important speech of Prime Minister Pol Pot showing a full alignment of Kampuchea with China

1983: Birth of Jeon Hye Bin, Korean actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeon_Hye_Bin

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21NRt5ThyWk

1988: The National League for Democracy, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is founded
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_League_for_Democracy

1992: Enthronement of the 17th Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorge
http://kagyuoffice.org/karmapa/

1996: In Afghanistan, the Taliban capture the capital city Kabul after driving out President Burhanuddin Rabbani and executing former leader Mohammad Najibullah
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/27/newsid_2539000/2539973.stm
http://www.historyinanhour.com/2011/09/28/death-of-mohammad-najibullah/
http://www.afghan-web.com/bios/yest/najibphotos/index.html
http://www.executedtoday.com/2009/09/27/1996-dr-mohammad-najibullah/

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

1997: In Thailand, the parliament adopts a new chart (constitution), the 15th since 1932, suspended in September 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1997_Constitution_of_Thailand

2002: East Timor is admitted to United Nations

2003: In Cambodia, opposition boycotts the opening ceremony of the new parliament. PPC (Hun Sen) have 73 MP, Funcinpec 26 and PSR 24

2004: North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Choe Su Hon announced that North Korea had turned plutonium from 8,000 spent nuclear fuel rods into nuclear weapons. He also said that the weapons were to serve as a deterrent against increasing U.S. nuclear threats and to prevent nuclear war in northeast Asia

2007: Death of Kenji Nagai, Japanese photojournalist, killed by Burmese soldiers as covering the monks repression, born in 1957
http://www.cpj.org/news/2007/asia/burma27sep07na.html
http://www.irrawaddy.org/burma/from-the-irrawaddy-archive-burma/death-journalist.html

2007: Indicted on charge of corruption by the Supreme Prosecutor’s Office of Taiwan, Yu Shyi-kun resigns his post as chairman of the Democratic Progressive Party
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/09/28/2003380728

2008: A Chinese astronaut, Zhai Zhigang, completes the country’s first ever spacewalk during its third manned mission
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7637818.stm

2008: In Myanmar, Suu Kyi’s party marks the 20 anniversary of its foundation
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/2008927114838901989.html

2008: Death of Mahendra Kapoor, Indian singer, born on January 9, 1934
http://www.mohdrafi.com/meri-awaaz-suno/mahendra-kapoor-the-real-shagird-of-mohammed-rafi.html
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Singer-Mahendra-Kapoor-dead/366794

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4neqWSQk5g

2012: China takes a bitter territorial dispute with Japan to the UN General Assembly, with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi accusing Tokyo of stealing disputed islands.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/20129283645792866.html

2012: Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda insists that there could be no compromise with China on the ownership of a disputed island chain and denounced attacks on Japanese interests.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201292722139105715.html

2012: Death of Sanjay Surkar, Indian director and screenwriter, born on August 19, 1959
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Film-director-Sanjay-Surkar-passes-away/articleshow/16581612.cms?referral=PM
http://ibnlive.in.com/news/noted-marathi-director-sanjay-surkar-passes-away-at-53/295776-8-72.html

2013: Japan will make no concessions on sovereignty over Pacific islets also claimed by China, but will not make any moves to escalate the situation, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says. Taipei and Tokyo struck a fishing agreement in April covering the waters around the islands that has eased tensions
http://www.voanews.com/content/reu-abe-japan-china-islands-territorial-dispute/1758678.html

2015: Death of Kallen Pokkudan, Indian environment activist and author, born in 1937
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/specials/kallen-pokkudan-guardian-of-mangroves/article7699079.ece
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Keralas-Mangrove-Man-Kallen-Pokkudan-Passes-Away-at-78/2015/09/28/article3051228.ece1

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 27 September in Asian history

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

WARS, CONFLICS AND STRATEGY ON 27 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 27, 2017

1938: The League of Nations declares Japan the aggressor against China

1940: The Tripartite pact is signed by Germany, Italy and Japan. Saburo Kurusu is the Japanese representative

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-tripartite-pact-is-signed-by-germany-italy-and-japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripartite_Pact

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0ZPS2fhDNM

1942: Last day of the September Matanikau action on Guadalcanal as United States Marine Corps troops barely escape after being surrounded by Japanese forces near the Matanikau River
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actions_along_the_Matanikau_(September_%E2%80%93_October_1942)

1945: General MacArthur and Japanese emperor Hirohito meet for the first time
https://rarehistoricalphotos.com/hirohito-macarthur-1945/
http://pastdaily.com/2012/09/26/september-26-1945-macarthur-meets-hirohito/

1945-09-27 MacArthur Hirohito

1967: Against the Vietnam War, an advertisement headed « A Call To Resist Illegitimate Authority, » signed by over 320 influential people appears in the New Republic and the New York Review of Books, asking for funds to help youths resist the draft
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/antiwar-sentiment-increases

1977: Important speech of Prime Minister Pol Pot showing a full alignment of Kampuchea with China

1996: In Afghanistan, the Taliban capture the capital city Kabul after driving out President Burhanuddin Rabbani and executing former leader Mohammad Najibullah
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/27/newsid_2539000/2539973.stm
http://www.historyinanhour.com/2011/09/28/death-of-mohammad-najibullah/
http://www.afghan-web.com/bios/yest/najibphotos/index.html
http://www.executedtoday.com/2009/09/27/1996-dr-mohammad-najibullah/

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

2002: East Timor is admitted to United Nations

2004: North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Choe Su Hon announced that North Korea had turned plutonium from 8,000 spent nuclear fuel rods into nuclear weapons. He also said that the weapons were to serve as a deterrent against increasing U.S. nuclear threats and to prevent nuclear war in northeast Asia

2012: China takes a bitter territorial dispute with Japan to the UN General Assembly, with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi accusing Tokyo of stealing disputed islands.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/20129283645792866.html

2012: Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda insists that there could be no compromise with China on the ownership of a disputed island chain and denounced attacks on Japanese interests.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201292722139105715.html

2013: Japan will make no concessions on sovereignty over Pacific islets also claimed by China, but will not make any moves to escalate the situation, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says. Taipei and Tokyo struck a fishing agreement in April covering the waters around the islands that has eased tensions
http://www.voanews.com/content/reu-abe-japan-china-islands-territorial-dispute/1758678.html

On 27 September in South Asian history

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

ON 27 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 27, 2017

1719: Muhammad Shah, born on February 17, 1702, becomes the last Mughal emperor, up to his death on April 26, 1748
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muhammad_Shah

1833: Death of Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Hindu reformer, born on 22 May 1772
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/raja-ram-mohan-roy.html
http://www.culturalindia.net/reformers/raja-ram-mohan-roy.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/27th-september-1833-raja-rammohan-roy-educationist-and-social-reformer-passes-away

1907: Birth of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Indian freedom fighter, who died on March 23, 1931
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/bhagat-singh.html
http://www.biography.com/people/bhagat-singh

1932: Birth of Yash Chopra, Indian director
http://www.yashrajfilms.com/profile/yash.htm

1953: Birth of Mata Amritanandamayi (Amma), an Indian saint


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

1972: Death of S. R. Ranganathan, Indian mathematician, born on August 9, 1892
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._R._Ranganathan

1992: Enthronement of the 17th Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorge
http://kagyuoffice.org/karmapa/

1996: In Afghanistan, the Taliban capture the capital city Kabul after driving out President Burhanuddin Rabbani and executing former leader Mohammad Najibullah
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/27/newsid_2539000/2539973.stm
http://www.historyinanhour.com/2011/09/28/death-of-mohammad-najibullah/
http://www.afghan-web.com/bios/yest/najibphotos/index.html
http://www.executedtoday.com/2009/09/27/1996-dr-mohammad-najibullah/

1996-09-27-najibullah-executed

2008: Death of Mahendra Kapoor, Indian singer, born on January 9, 1934
http://www.mohdrafi.com/meri-awaaz-suno/mahendra-kapoor-the-real-shagird-of-mohammed-rafi.html
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Singer-Mahendra-Kapoor-dead/366794

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4neqWSQk5g

2012: Death of Sanjay Surkar, Indian director and screenwriter, born on August 19, 1959
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Film-director-Sanjay-Surkar-passes-away/articleshow/16581612.cms?referral=PM
http://ibnlive.in.com/news/noted-marathi-director-sanjay-surkar-passes-away-at-53/295776-8-72.html

2015: Death of Kallen Pokkudan, Indian environment activist and author, born in 1937
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/specials/kallen-pokkudan-guardian-of-mangroves/article7699079.ece
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Keralas-Mangrove-Man-Kallen-Pokkudan-Passes-Away-at-78/2015/09/28/article3051228.ece1

On 27 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 27 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 27, 2017

1687: An embassy from France lands in Siam’s capital Ayutthaya bringing with it roughly 600 French soldiers and about 300 skilled workers

1931: Birth of Vong Savang, heir of Laos, who died in 1981
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11724227
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vong_Savang

1937: Balinese Tiger declared extinct
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balinese_Tiger

1942: Birth of Dith Pran, Cambodian-born photojournalist, hero of the “Killing field” movie, who died on March 30, 2008
http://www.notablebiographies.com/Pe-Pu/Pran-Dith.html

1959: SEATO Council gives its support to United Nations in Laos

1967: Against the Vietnam War, an advertisement headed « A Call To Resist Illegitimate Authority, » signed by over 320 influential people appears in the New Republic and the New York Review of Books, asking for funds to help youths resist the draft
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/antiwar-sentiment-increases

1977: Important speech of Prime Minister Pol Pot showing a full alignment of Kampuchea with China

1988: The National League for Democracy, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is founded
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_League_for_Democracy

1997: In Thailand, the parliament adopts a new chart (constitution), the 15th since 1932, suspended in September 1996
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1997_Constitution_of_Thailand

2002: East Timor is admitted to United Nations

2003: In Cambodia, opposition boycotts the opening ceremony of the new parliament. PPC (Hun Sen) have 73 MP, Funcinpec 26 and PSR 24

2008: In Myanmar, Suu Kyi’s party marks the 20 anniversary of its foundation
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/2008927114838901989.html

 

On 27 September in Japan’s history

On 27 September in Japan’s history

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

Updated on September 27, 2017

808: Birth of Ninmyō, Japanese emperor who died on May 6, 850
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ninmy%C5%8D

1544: Birth of Takenaka Shigeharu, Japanese samurai who died on July 6, 1579
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Takenaka_Shigeharu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takenaka_Shigeharu

1557: Death of Go-Nara, 105th Japanese emperor (1526-1557), born on January 26, 1497
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nara

1914: Birth of Jukichi Uno, Japanese actor who died on January 9, 1988
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0881303/

1938: The League of Nations declares Japan the aggressor against China

1940: The Tripartite pact is signed by Germany, Italy and Japan. Saburo Kurusu is the Japanese representative


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-tripartite-pact-is-signed-by-germany-italy-and-japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tripartite_Pact

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0ZPS2fhDNM

1942: Last day of the September Matanikau action on Guadalcanal as United States Marine Corps troops barely escape after being surrounded by Japanese forces near the Matanikau River
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actions_along_the_Matanikau_(September_%E2%80%93_October_1942)

1942: Birth of Masaru Ikeda, Japanese actor
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=1156

1945: General MacArthur and Japanese emperor Hirohito meet for the first time
https://rarehistoricalphotos.com/hirohito-macarthur-1945/
http://pastdaily.com/2012/09/26/september-26-1945-macarthur-meets-hirohito/

1945-09-27 MacArthur Hirohito

1950 : Birth of Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Japanese actor
http://mortalkombat.wikia.com/wiki/Cary-Hiroyuki_Tagawa

1959: Nearly 5000 people die on the main Japanese island of Honshu as the result of a typhoon

1975: Birth of Megumi Ohji (or Oji), Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Megumi_%C5%8Cji

2007: Death of Kenji Nagai, Japanese photojournalist, killed by Burmese soldiers as covering the monks repression, born in 1957
http://www.cpj.org/news/2007/asia/burma27sep07na.html
http://www.irrawaddy.org/burma/from-the-irrawaddy-archive-burma/death-journalist.html

2012: China has taken a bitter territorial dispute with Japan to the UN General Assembly, with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi accusing Tokyo of stealing disputed islands
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/20129283645792866.html

2012: Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has insisted that there could be no compromise with China on the ownership of a disputed island chain and denounced attacks on Japanese interests.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201292722139105715.html

2013: Japan will make no concessions on sovereignty over Pacific islets also claimed by China, but will not make any moves to escalate the situation, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said. Taipei and Tokyo struck a fishing agreement in April covering the waters around the islands that has eased tensions
http://www.voanews.com/content/reu-abe-japan-china-islands-territorial-dispute/1758678.html

On 27 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 27 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 27 2017

1928: The Republic of China is recognized by the United States

1938: The League of Nations declares Japan the aggressor against China

1943: Mao Zemin, brother of Mao Zedong, born on April 3, 1896, is executed on order of Sheng Shicai while in Xinjiang
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Mao_Zemin
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9384.html

1949: The first plenary session of the CPPCC pass the motion that the five stars red flag be adopted as the national flag of the People’s Republic of China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_the_People’s_Republic_of_China#Symbolism

1961: Birth of Andy Lau Tak Wah, Hong Kong actor and singer
http://men.stareastasia.com/andy-lau/

1971: Birth of Li Yapeng, Chinese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Yapeng
http://www.dianying.com/en/person/LiYapeng

1975: Birth of Hong Kong actor Sam Lee
http://www.hkfilm.net/samlee.htm

1977: Important speech of Prime Minister Pol Pot showing a full alignment of Kampuchea with China

1983: Birth of Shermon Tang, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shermon_Tang

2007: Indicted on charge of corruption by the Supreme Prosecutor’s Office of Taiwan, Yu Shyi-kun resigns his post as chairman of the Democratic Progressive Party
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/09/28/2003380728

2008: A Chinese astronaut, Zhai Zhigang, completes the country’s first ever spacewalk during its third manned mission
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7637818.stm

2012: China has taken a bitter territorial dispute with Japan to the UN General Assembly, with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi accusing Tokyo of stealing disputed islands.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/20129283645792866.html

2012: A Chinese court upheld a $2.4 million tax evasion fine against China’s most famous dissident Ai Weiwei, ending his long legal battle with the authorities but paving the way for him to be jailed if he does not pay
http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/27/14121627-ai-weiwei-slams-judge-as-court-rejects-appeal?lite#__utma=238145375.1358836827.1333475157.1348610097.1348816378.170&__utmb=238145375.1.10.1348816378&__utmc=238145375&__utmx=-&__utmz=238145375.1343667468.113.5.utmcsr=google|utmccn=(organic)|utmcmd=organic|utmctr=(not%20provided)&__utmv=238145375.|8=Earned%20By=msnbc%7Cworld%20news%7Casia-pacific=1^12=Landing%20Content=Mixed=1^13=Landing%20Hostname=www.msnbc.msn.com=1^30=Visit%20Type%20to%20Content=Earned%20to%20Mixed=1&__utmk=168570210

2013: Japan will make no concessions on sovereignty over Pacific islets also claimed by China, but will not make any moves to escalate the situation, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said. Taipei and Tokyo struck a fishing agreement in April covering the waters around the islands that has eased tensions
http://www.voanews.com/content/reu-abe-japan-china-islands-territorial-dispute/1758678.html