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On 4 October in Asian history

1663-10-04-battle-of-lake-poyang

ON 4 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 4, 2017

23: Rebels capture and sack the Chinese capital Chang’an during a peasant rebellion. They kill and decapitate the emperor, Wang Mang, two days later
http://totallyhistory.com/wang-mang/

http://kongming.net/novel/han/wangmang.php

763: China’s Tang Dynasty monk Jian Zhen monk dies in Japan where he was a main teacher of Buddhism
http://www.buddhisma2z.com/content.php?id=201

1305: Death of the 90th Japanese emperor Kameyama (1259-1274)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Kameyama

1363: End of the Battle of Lake Poyang. The Chinese rebel forces of Zhu Yuanzhang defeat that of his rival, Chen Youliang, in one of the largest naval battles in history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Lake_Poyang
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/medieval/articles/battleofpoyanglake.aspx

1663-10-04-battle-of-lake-poyang

1884 : Death of Leona Florentino, the first Filipina poet in Spanish and Ilocano languages, born on April 19, 1849
http://pinoy-culture.com/leona-florentino-the-ilokana-mother-of-pilipino-poetry/
http://mambao34.blogspot.fr/2013/09/biography.html

1884: Birth of Subramaniya Siva, Indian freedom fighter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subramaniya_Siva

1884: Birth of Ramchandra Shukla, Indian historian and author who died on February 2, 1941
http://www.varanasi.org.in/acharya-pandit-ramchandra-shukla

Ramchandra Shukla

1907: Birth of Shaw Run Run, Hong Kong media mogul
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Run_Run_Shaw
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=131

1918: Birth of Kenichi Fukui, chemistry Nobel Prize in 1981
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1981/fukui-autobio.html

1931: Aerial circus star Clyde Pangborn take off from Sabishiro Beach for the first nonstop flight across the Pacific Ocean
http://www.wired.com/2010/10/1005first-nonstop-transpacific-flight/

1945: Meeting of Minister of State Konoye and General MacArthur to discuss the necessity of a new constitution
http://www.ndl.go.jp/constitution/e/shiryo/01/025_1shoshi.html

Konoe 1941

1950: U.S. aircraft bomb North Korea Datong River banks

1955: The sixth plenum of the Chinese communist Party’s 11th Central meets up to October 11, to study agricultural problems

1957: Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives at Tokyo for a ten-day visit. The joint communiqué will insist on the necessity to suspend the nuclear tests

1957-10-04 Nehru

1957: Chin Peng sends a pamphlet to newspapers and news agencies in Singapore, proposing an end to the war and pledging Malaya Communist Party support for the government if the MCP was given the status of a legal political party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chin_Peng

1961: Birth of Kazuki Takahashi, manga writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazuki_Takahashi

1963: Birth of Koji Ishikawa, Japanese children’s book author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koji_Ishikawa_(illustrator)
http://www.kojiishikawa.com/english/profile/index.html

1967: Brunei sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin III abdicates in favor of his son Hassanal Bolkiah
http://4voicesgirls.blogspot.fr/2009/05/sultan-omar-ali-saifuddien-3.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omar_Ali_Saifuddien_III

Omar Ali Saifuddin III

1967: Birth of Ekin Cheng Yee-kin, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ekin_Cheng
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/cheng_ekin.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGF46IlNmh4

1969: China announces two nuclear tests including an open-air hydrogen one

1971: Visit of Ethiopia emperor to China

1977: Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is released from charges of political corruption
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4th-october-1977-prime-minister-indira-gandhi-released-from-charges-of-political-corruption

1978: Birth of Go Soo, Korean actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ko_Soo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19-Ut9rZ_N0

1979: The China’s first trust, the CITIC, is established by Rong Yiren
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/cndy/2009-10/08/content_8767429.htm

1979-10-04 CITIC foundation

1980: The representatives of 38 Muslim countries, at the United Nations General Assembly, demand the withdrawal of the Soviet forces from Afghanistan

1981: Birth of Juka, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juka

1982: Sino-Soviet talks resumes at Beijing

1983: Birth of Risa Kudo, Japanese gravure idol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Risa_Kud%C5%8D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR7doWOxtA4

1996: Death of Masaki Kobayashi, Japanese film director from cardiac arrest
http://www.filmreference.com/Directors-Jo-Ku/Kobayashi-Masaki.html
http://www.filmref.com/directors/dirpages/kobayashi.html


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeM9n_ihDsk

2000: Death of Yu Kuo-hwa, Taiwan Prime Minister from 1984 to 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Kuo-hwa

2002: For the first time since democracy has been restored in Nepal, king Gyanendra dismisses prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and takes all the powers

2004: Death of Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts, born on August 14, 1959
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rio_Diaz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsQvNu1ZZiQ

2005: Japan’s cabinet endorses a one-year extension of the country’s naval mission to support US-led troops in Afghanistan
http://afspot.net/forum/topic/148669-japan-extends-afghan-mission-for-one-year/

2009: In China, Mgr. James Lin Xili, underground bishop of Wenzhou who spent 16 years in a forced labor camp, as a cobbler, dies
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Mgr.-James-Lin-Xili,-underground-bishop-of-Wenzhou,-dies-16512.html

2009: Shoichi Nakagawa, the former finance minister of Japan who was forced to deny that he was drunk at a news conference in February, is found dead
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/10/20091043375284638.html

2011: The leaders of Afghanistan and India sign a strategic partnership agreement during a visit by President Hamid Karzai to Delhi.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-15161776
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/10/201110453629522332.html

2011: The Dalai Lama has cancelled plans to visit South Africa to attend the birthday celebrations for Archbishop Desmond Tutu after failing to obtain a visa required to travel to the country.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/10/2011104132043255459.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-15164383

2012: In the Philippines, a court issues an arrest warrant for Mrs Gloria Arroyo, who is accused of diverting $8.8m from the state lottery charity fund for personal gain
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19825408
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/10/201210472623746765.html

2013: Death of Akira Miyoshi, Japanese composer, born on January 10, 1933
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/10/05/national/renowned-composer-akira-miyoshi-dies-at-80/#.VhAifDi6HVJ

 

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

2013: Death of Vo Nguyen Giap, the Vietnamese general who masterminded victories against France and the US, aged 102.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24402278
http://www.euronews.com/2013/10/04/vietnam-general-behind-defeats-of-us-and-france-dies-age-102/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWy_3a3CAL8

2015: Death of Edida Nageswara Rao, Indian director and Producer, born in 1934
http://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/shankarabharanam-producer-edida-nageswara-rao-dead/article7723338.ece

2015: The Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) instructs its agencies to lift the unofficial blockade against Nepal, ending 11-day restrictions on Nepal-bound cargo trucks and freights
http://nepalforeignaffairs.com/impacts-of-indias-transit-warfare-against-nepal/

2016: Two U.S. warships make their first port call in 21 years at Vietnam’s strategic naval base at Cam Ranh Bay, marking an important step in improving military ties between the former enemies
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/us-warships-make-landmark-visit-to-strategic-vietnam-port/3179524.html

2016: Death of silky-voiced communist propaganda broadcaster “Hanoi Hannah”, famous for urging American GIs to leave her country during the Vietnam War, at age 87
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2024988/vietnam-war-propaganda-broadcaster-hanoi-hannah-dies

Wars, conflict and strategy on 4 October in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 4 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 4, 2017

23: Rebels capture and sack the Chinese capital Chang’an during a peasant rebellion. They kill and decapitate the emperor, Wang Mang, two days later
http://totallyhistory.com/wang-mang/

http://kongming.net/novel/han/wangmang.php

1363: End of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the Chinese rebel forces of Zhu Yuanzhang defeat that of his rival, Chen Youliang, in one of the largest naval battles in history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Lake_Poyang
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/medieval/articles/battleofpoyanglake.aspx

1663-10-04-battle-of-lake-poyang

1945: Meeting of Minister of State Konoye and General MacArthur to discuss the necessity of a new constitution
http://www.ndl.go.jp/constitution/e/shiryo/01/025_1shoshi.html

Konoe 1941

1950: U.S. aircraft bomb North Korea Datong River banks

1957: Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives at Tokyo for a ten-day visit. The joint communiqué will insist on the necessity to suspend the nuclear tests

1957-10-04 Nehru

1957: Chin Peng sends a pamphlet to newspapers and news agencies in Singapore, proposing an end to the war and pledging Malaya Communist Party support for the government if the MCP was given the status of a legal political party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chin_Peng

1969: China announces two nuclear tests including an open-air hydrogen one

1980: The representatives of 38 Muslim countries, at the United Nations General Assembly, demand the withdrawal of the Soviet forces from Afghanistan

1982: Sino-Soviet talks resumes at Beijing

2002: For the first time since democracy has been restored in Nepal, king Gyanendra dismisses prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and takes all the powers

2005: Japan’s cabinet endorses a one-year extension of the country’s naval mission to support US-led troops in Afghanistan
http://afspot.net/forum/topic/148669-japan-extends-afghan-mission-for-one-year/

2011: The leaders of Afghanistan and India sign a strategic partnership agreement during a visit by President Hamid Karzai to Delhi.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-15161776
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/10/201110453629522332.html

2013: Death of Vo Nguyen Giap, the Vietnamese general who masterminded victories against France and the US, aged 102.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24402278
http://www.euronews.com/2013/10/04/vietnam-general-behind-defeats-of-us-and-france-dies-age-102/

 

On 4 October in South Asian history

ON 4 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 4, 2017

1884: Birth of Subramaniya Siva, Indian freedom fighter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subramaniya_Siva

1884: Birth of Ramchandra Shukla, Indian historian and author who died on February 2, 1941
http://www.varanasi.org.in/acharya-pandit-ramchandra-shukla

Ramchandra Shukla

1957: Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives at Tokyo for a ten-day visit. The joint communiqué will insist on the necessity to suspend the nuclear tests

1957-10-04 Nehru

1980: The representatives of 38 Muslim countries, at the United Nations General Assembly, demand the withdrawal of the Soviet forces from Afghanistan

2002: For the first time since democracy has been restored in Nepal, king Gyanendra dismisses prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and takes all the powers

2005: Japan’s cabinet endorses a one-year extension of the country’s naval mission to support US-led troops in Afghanistan
http://afspot.net/forum/topic/148669-japan-extends-afghan-mission-for-one-year/

2011: The leaders of Afghanistan and India sign a strategic partnership agreement during a visit by President Hamid Karzai to Delhi.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-15161776
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/10/201110453629522332.html

2011: The Dalai Lama has cancelled plans to visit South Africa to attend the birthday celebrations for Archbishop Desmond Tutu after failing to obtain a visa required to travel to the country.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/10/2011104132043255459.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-15164383

2015: Death of Edida Nageswara Rao, Indian director and Producer, born in 1934
http://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/shankarabharanam-producer-edida-nageswara-rao-dead/article7723338.ece

2015: The Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) instructs its agencies to lift the unofficial blockade against Nepal, ending 11-day restrictions on Nepal-bound cargo trucks and freights
http://nepalforeignaffairs.com/impacts-of-indias-transit-warfare-against-nepal/

On 4 October in Southeast Asian history

ON 4 OCTOBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 4, 2017

1884 : Death of Leona Florentino, the first Filipina poet in Spanish and Ilocano languages, born on April 19, 1849
http://pinoy-culture.com/leona-florentino-the-ilokana-mother-of-pilipino-poetry/
http://mambao34.blogspot.fr/2013/09/biography.html

1957: Chin Peng sends a pamphlet to newspapers and news agencies in Singapore, proposing an end to the war and pledging Malaya Communist Party support for the government if the MCP was given the status of a legal political party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chin_Peng

1967: Brunei sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin III abdicates in favor of his son Hassanal Bolkiah
http://4voicesgirls.blogspot.fr/2009/05/sultan-omar-ali-saifuddien-3.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omar_Ali_Saifuddien_III

Omar Ali Saifuddin III

2004: Death of Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts, born on August 14, 1959
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rio_Diaz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsQvNu1ZZiQ

2012: In the Philippines, a court issues an arrest warrant for Mrs Gloria Arroyo, who is accused of diverting $8.8m from the state lottery charity fund for personal gain
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19825408

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/10/201210472623746765.html

2013: Death of Vo Nguyen Giap, the Vietnamese general who masterminded victories against France and the US, aged 102
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24402278

http://www.euronews.com/2013/10/04/vietnam-general-behind-defeats-of-us-and-france-dies-age-102/

https://youtu.be/vWy_3a3CAL8

2016: Two U.S. warships make their first port call in 21 years at Vietnam’s strategic naval base at Cam Ranh Bay, marking an important step in improving military ties between the former enemies
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/us-warships-make-landmark-visit-to-strategic-vietnam-port/3179524.html

2016: Death of silky-voiced communist propaganda broadcaster “Hanoi Hannah”, famous for urging American GIs to leave her country during the Vietnam War, at age 87
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2024988/vietnam-war-propaganda-broadcaster-hanoi-hannah-dies

On 4 October in Japan’s history

ON 4 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet type « On (date +month) in Japan’s history »

Updated on October 4, 2017

763: China’s Tang Dynasty monk Jian Zhen monk dies in Japan where he was a main teacher of Buddhism
http://www.buddhisma2z.com/content.php?id=201
http://www.chinaculture.org/gb/en_madeinchina/2005-06/21/content_69897.htm

1305: Death of the 90th Japanese emperor Kameyama (1259-1274)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Kameyama

1918: Birth of Kenichi Fukui, chemistry Nobel Prize in 1981
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1981/fukui-autobio.html

1931: Aerial circus star Clyde Pangborn take off from Sabishiro Beach for the first nonstop flight across the Pacific Ocean
http://www.wired.com/2010/10/1005first-nonstop-transpacific-flight/

1945: Meeting of Minister of State Konoye (Konoe) and General MacArthur to discuss the necessity of a new constitution
http://www.ndl.go.jp/constitution/e/shiryo/01/025_1shoshi.html

Konoe 1941

1957: Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru arrives at Tokyo for a ten-day visit. The joint communiqué will insist on the necessity to suspend the nuclear tests

1957-10-04 Nehru

1961: Birth of Kazuki Takahashi, manga writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kazuki_Takahashi

1963: Birth of Koji Ishikawa, Japanese children’s book author
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koji_Ishikawa_(illustrator)
http://www.kojiishikawa.com/english/profile/index.html

1981: Birth of Juka, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juka

1983: Birth of Risa Kudo, Japanese gravure idol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Risa_Kud%C5%8D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR7doWOxtA4

1996: Death of Masaki Kobayashi, Japanese film director from cardiac arrest
http://www.filmreference.com/Directors-Jo-Ku/Kobayashi-Masaki.html
http://www.filmref.com/directors/dirpages/kobayashi.html


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeM9n_ihDsk

2005: Japan’s cabinet endorses a one-year extension of the country’s naval mission to support US-led troops in Afghanistan
http://afspot.net/forum/topic/148669-japan-extends-afghan-mission-for-one-year/

2009: Shoichi Nakagawa, the former finance minister of Japan who was forced to deny that he was drunk at a news conference in February, has been found dead
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/10/20091043375284638.html

2013: Death of Akira Miyoshi, Japanese composer, born on January 10, 1933
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/10/05/national/renowned-composer-akira-miyoshi-dies-at-80/#.VhAifDi6HVJ

 

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

On 4 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 4 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on October 4, 2017

23: Rebels capture and sack the Chinese capital Chang’an during a peasant rebellion. They kill and decapitate the emperor, Wang Mang, two days later
http://totallyhistory.com/wang-mang/

http://kongming.net/novel/han/wangmang.php

763: China’s Tang Dynasty monk Jian Zhen monk dies in Japan where he was a main teacher of Buddhism
http://www.buddhisma2z.com/content.php?id=201

1363: End of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the Chinese rebel forces of Zhu Yuanzhang defeat that of his rival, Chen Youliang, in one of the largest naval battles in history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Lake_Poyang
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/medieval/articles/battleofpoyanglake.aspx

1663-10-04-battle-of-lake-poyang

1907: Birth of Shaw Run Run, Hong Kong media mogul
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Run_Run_Shaw
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=131

1955: The sixth plenum of the Chinese communist Party’s 11th Central meets up to October 11, to study agricultural problems

1967: Birth of Ekin Cheng Yee-kin, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ekin_Cheng
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/cheng_ekin.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGF46IlNmh4

1969: China announces two nuclear tests including an open-air hydrogen one

1971: Visit of Ethiopia emperor to China

1979: The China’s first trust, the CITIC, is established by Rong Yiren
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/cndy/2009-10/08/content_8767429.htm

1979-10-04 CITIC foundation

1982: Sino-Soviet talks resumes at Beijing

2000: Death of Yu Kuo-hwa, Taiwan Prime Minister from 1984 to 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Kuo-hwa

2009: In China, Mgr. James Lin Xili, underground bishop of Wenzhou who spent 16 years in a forced labor camp, as a cobbler, dies
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Mgr.-James-Lin-Xili,-underground-bishop-of-Wenzhou,-dies-16512.html