Daily Archives: 25 octobre 2017

On 25 October in Asian history

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

ON 25 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 25, 2017

1802: The series of battles between British and Marathas in second Anglo-Maratha War, were consequences of Peshwa Baji Rao II being defeated by the Holkar ruler of Indore, at the Battle of Poona, at Hadapsar, near Pune
http://www.indianetzone.com/42/battle_poona.htm

1860 : Sino-French treaty of Beijing
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/163
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10220.html

1874: Birth of Huang Xing, Chinese revolutionary leader, first army commander-in-chief of the Republic of China. One of the founders of the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Republic of China, who died on October 31, 1916
http://english.cntv.cn/special/1911/20110923/111494.shtml
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Xing

1889: Kuroda Kiyotaka, second prime minister of Japan resigns. He will be succeeded by Yamagata Arimoto
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamagata_Aritomo

1894: After crossing the Yalu River, the Japanese forces invade Manchuria

1902: Birth of Mitsuo Miura, cinematograph, who died on October 24, 1956
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0594243/

Mitsuo Miura

1915: Sun Yat-sen marries Soong Ching Ling
http://people.brandeis.edu/~dwilliam/profiles/ching-ling.htm

1919: Birth of Wei Li, Chinese actor, who died on August 21, 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508536/filmokey
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Wei_(actor)

1921: Birth of Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Japanese film producer, who died on September 20, 2000
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0865807/
http://studioghibli.wikia.com/wiki/Yasuyoshi_Tokuma

Yasuyoshi Tokuma
1926: Birth of famous Pakistani painter Ismail Gulgee, assassinated on December 16, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ismail_Gulgee
http://www.artnet.com/artist/707594/ismail-gulgee.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ismail+Gulgee&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=fdmlTr2qB4bz-gbzzsiuBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBIQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=594

1936: Birth of Masako Nozawa, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nozawa

Masako Nozawa 2

1944: First kamikaze attack of the war begins
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-kamikaze-attack-of-the-war-begins

1944: In the Battle of Cape Engano (Philippines), 4 Japanese aircraft carriers are sunk
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_cape_engano.html
https://afatherswarstorynevertold.wordpress.com/tag/battle-of-cape-engano/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFMjiRvRr4M

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1YurY6x250

1944: Battle of of Surigao Strait concludes by Japanese fleet defeat
http://ww2db.com/surigao/
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/battleofsurigaostrait.aspx
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Hawkeye7/Sandbox3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fdLtV8b-Z4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3sCYEVFRMI

1945: The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan’s surrender to general Chen Yi in the name of the Allies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retrocession_Day

1945-10-25 Japanese surrender

1947: Birth of Shinya Owada, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Shinya_Owada

1950: In the Korea War, some US advance units reach the Yalu River; there they come into contact with Chinese « volunteers » After hard fighting in which MacArthur’s units have to fall back, the Chinese retired and MacArthur continue his offensive

1951: In Panmunjom, peace talks concerning the Korean War resumed after 63 days

1951: San Francisco treaty, signed on September 8, is ratified by Japan
https://digital.law.washington.edu/dspace-law/bitstream/handle/1773.1/748/11PacRimLPolyJ063.pdf?sequence=1

1958: The last Chinese troops leave North Korea

1964: Japanese prime minister Hayato Ideka resigns for « health reason »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hayato_Ikeda

1970: President Nixon asks Pakistani President Yahya Khan to pass on a secret proposal to China: the U.S. wants to conduct high-level talks in Beijing, and promises it won’t enter into any anti-China alliance with the U.S.S.R.

1971: Birth of  Midori Goto, Japanese violinist
http://www.gotomidori.com/

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

1971: The United Nations seat the People’s Republic of China by 76 votes against 35 and 17 abstentions and expelled the Republic of China
https://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/oct-25-1971-peoples-republic-of-china-in-taiwan-out-at-un/https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_General_Assembly_Resolution_2758
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/1025.html

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

1971: Belgium & China PR establish diplomatic relations

1971: Birth of Athena Chu, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athena_Chu


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLE1UGaDIEw

1972: Nixon suspends bombing of North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-suspends-bombing-of-north-vietnam

1973: President Nixon vetoes the War Powers Resolution, which would limit presidential power to commit armed forces abroad without Congressional approval
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-vetoes-war-powers-resolution

1980: Death of Sahir Ludhianvi, Indian poet and lyricist, born on March 8, 1921
http://sach-sahirludhianvi.blogspot.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J41cAWaXaBY

1983: Birth of Han Yeo-reum, South Korean actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Han_Yeo_Reum
http://www.koreanmovie.com/Han_Yeo_reum_ka275/


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0_FONuMeuI

1993: Death of Danny Chan, Hong Kong singer/songwriter, born on September 7, 1958
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Chan


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHnEExpsBK0

1994: Death of Chinese general Yang Dezhi
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9A0CE3D9133FF93BA15753C1A962958260

2003: Death of Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher, born on October 19, 1920
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/251764.cms
http://www.hindunet.org/srh_home/1996_7/msg00133.html

2008: Tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets in Taiwan to denounce the country’s warming ties with Beijing, which they say will threaten the self-ruled island’s sovereignty
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/10/2008102592629417747.html

2010: Freighters carrying aid shipments of rice and instant noodles are the first food aid the South Korean government has sent to the North since President Lee Myung-bak was elected here in early 2008.
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/26/world/asia/26korea.html?ref=asia

2011: The US and North Korea fail to reach a deal on resuming international negotiations on the North’s nuclear programme, after two days of talks.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15424869
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/10/20111025141612955851.html

2012: Death, in a car accident of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, born on March 3, 1955
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_actor-comedian-jaspal-bhatti-dies-in-mishap-son-actress-injured_1755944

2012: Tokyo governor Shintaro Ishihara quits to form new party
http://asiancorrespondent.com/91185/brash-tokyo-governor-quits-to-form-political-party/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20078481

2012: Death of Aung Gyi, Burmese politician, born on February 16, 1919
http://www.irrawaddy.org/burma/obituary/former-junta-no-2-aung-gyi-dies-aged-94.html

2013: North Korea repatriates six South Korean citizens and a corpse at a heavily defended border crossing in a rare humanitarian gesture amid persistent tensions between Pyongyang and Seoul.
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/north-korea-repatriates-south-korean-citizens-dmz
http://www.voanews.com/content/north-korea-returns-south-korean-defectors/1776755.html

2015 : Taiwan president says should remember good things Japan did
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/taiwan-president-says-should-remember-good-things-japan-did

 

Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Retrocession Day (1945)

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 25 October in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 25 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 25, 2017

1802: The series of battles between British and Marathas in second Anglo-Maratha War, were consequences of Peshwa Baji Rao II being defeated by the Holkar ruler of Indore, at the Battle of Poona, at Hadapsar, near Pune
http://www.indianetzone.com/42/battle_poona.htm

1860 : Sino-French treaty of Beijing
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/163
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10220.html

1894: After crossing the Yalu River, the Japanese forces invade Manchuria

1944: First kamikaze attack of the war begins
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-kamikaze-attack-of-the-war-begins

1944: In the Battle of Cape Engano (Philippines), 4 Japanese aircraft carriers are sunk
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_cape_engano.html
https://afatherswarstorynevertold.wordpress.com/tag/battle-of-cape-engano/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFMjiRvRr4M

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1YurY6x250

1944: Battle of of Surigao Strait concludes by Japanese fleet defeat
http://ww2db.com/surigao/
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/battleofsurigaostrait.aspx
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Hawkeye7/Sandbox3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fdLtV8b-Z4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3sCYEVFRMI

1945: The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan’s surrender to general Chen Yi in the name of the Allies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retrocession_Day

1945-10-25 Japanese surrender

1950: In the Korea War, some US advance units reach the Yalu River; there they come into contact with Chinese « volunteers » After hard fighting in which MacArthur’s units have to fall back, the Chinese retired and MacArthur continue his offensive

1951: In Panmunjom, peace talks concerning the Korean War resumed after 63 days

1951: San Francisco treaty, signed on September 8, is ratified by Japan
https://digital.law.washington.edu/dspace-law/bitstream/handle/1773.1/748/11PacRimLPolyJ063.pdf?sequence=1

1958: The last Chinese troops leave North Korea

1970: President Nixon asks Pakistani President Yahya Khan to pass on a secret proposal to China: the U.S. wants to conduct high-level talks in Beijing, and promises it won’t enter into any anti-China alliance with the U.S.S.R.

1971: The United Nations seat the People’s Republic of China by 76 votes against 35 and 17 abstentions and expelled the Republic of China
https://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/oct-25-1971-peoples-republic-of-china-in-taiwan-out-at-un/https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_General_Assembly_Resolution_2758
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/1025.html

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

1971: Belgium & China PR establish diplomatic relations

1972: Nixon suspends bombing of North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-suspends-bombing-of-north-vietnam

1973: President Nixon vetoes the War Powers Resolution, which would limit presidential power to commit armed forces abroad without Congressional approval
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-vetoes-war-powers-resolution

2011: The US and North Korea fail to reach a deal on resuming international negotiations on the North’s nuclear programme, after two days of talks.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15424869
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/10/20111025141612955851.html

2013: North Korea repatriates six South Korean citizens and a corpse at a heavily defended border crossing in a rare humanitarian gesture amid persistent tensions between Pyongyang and Seoul.
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/north-korea-repatriates-south-korean-citizens-dmz
http://www.voanews.com/content/north-korea-returns-south-korean-defectors/1776755.html

 

Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Retrocession Day (1945)

On 25 October in South Asian history

ON 25 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 25, 2017

1802: The series of battles between British and Marathas in second Anglo-Maratha War, were consequences of Peshwa Baji Rao II being defeated by the Holkar ruler of Indore, at the Battle of Poona, at Hadapsar, near Pune
http://www.indianetzone.com/42/battle_poona.htm

1926: Birth of famous Pakistani painter Ismail Gulgee, assassinated on December 16, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ismail_Gulgee
http://www.artnet.com/artist/707594/ismail-gulgee.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ismail+Gulgee&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=fdmlTr2qB4bz-gbzzsiuBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBIQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=594

1970: President Nixon asks Pakistani President Yahya Khan to pass on a secret proposal to China: the U.S. wants to conduct high-level talks in Beijing, and promises it won’t enter into any anti-China alliance with the U.S.S.R.

1980: Death of Sahir Ludhianvi, Indian poet and lyricist, born on March 8, 1921
http://sach-sahirludhianvi.blogspot.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J41cAWaXaBY

2003: Death of Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher, born on October 19, 1920
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/251764.cms
http://www.hindunet.org/srh_home/1996_7/msg00133.html

2012: Death, in a car accident of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, born on March 3, 1955

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_actor-comedian-jaspal-bhatti-dies-in-mishap-son-actress-injured_1755944

On 25 October in Southeast Asian history

ON 25 OCTOBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on October 25, 2017

1944: In the Battle of Cape Engano (Philippines), 4 Japanese aircraft carriers are sunk
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_cape_engano.html
https://afatherswarstorynevertold.wordpress.com/tag/battle-of-cape-engano/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFMjiRvRr4M

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1YurY6x250

1944: Battle of of Surigao Strait concludes by Japanese fleet defeat
http://ww2db.com/surigao/
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/battleofsurigaostrait.aspx
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Hawkeye7/Sandbox3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fdLtV8b-Z4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3sCYEVFRMI

1972: Nixon suspends bombing of North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-suspends-bombing-of-north-vietnam

1973: President Nixon vetoes the War Powers Resolution, which would limit presidential power to commit armed forces abroad without Congressional approval
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-vetoes-war-powers-resolution

2012: Death of Aung Gyi, Burmese politician, born on February 16, 1919
http://www.irrawaddy.org/burma/obituary/former-junta-no-2-aung-gyi-dies-aged-94.html

 

On 25 October in Japan’s history

ON 25 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S  HISTORY

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

Updated on October 25, 2017

1889: Kuroda Kiyotaka, second prime minister of Japan resigns. He will be succeeded by Yamagata Arimoto
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamagata_Aritomo

1894: After crossing the Yalu River, the Japanese forces invade Manchuria

1902: Birth of Mitsuo Miura, cinematograph, who died on October 24, 1956
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0594243/

Mitsuo Miura

1921: Birth of Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Japanese film producer, who died on September 20, 2000
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0865807/
http://studioghibli.wikia.com/wiki/Yasuyoshi_Tokuma

Yasuyoshi Tokuma

1936: Birth of Masako Nozawa, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nozawa

Masako Nozawa 2

1944: First kamikaze attack of the war begins
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-kamikaze-attack-of-the-war-begins

1944: In the Battle of Cape Engano (Philippines), 4 Japanese aircraft carriers are sunk
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_cape_engano.html
https://afatherswarstorynevertold.wordpress.com/tag/battle-of-cape-engano/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFMjiRvRr4M

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1YurY6x250

1944: Battle of of Surigao Strait concludes by Japanese fleet defeat
http://ww2db.com/surigao/
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/wwii/articles/battleofsurigaostrait.aspx
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Hawkeye7/Sandbox3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3sCYEVFRMI

1945: The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan’s surrender to general Chen Yi in the name of the Allies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retrocession_Day

1945-10-25 Japanese surrender

1947: Birth of Shinya Owada, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Shinya_Owada

1951: San Francisco treaty, signed on September 8, is ratified by Japan
https://digital.law.washington.edu/dspace-law/bitstream/handle/1773.1/748/11PacRimLPolyJ063.pdf?sequence=1

1955: Death of Sadako Sasaki, victim of the Hiroshima nuclear bombing
http://deathaday.blogspot.com/2007/10/thousand-cranes-sadako-sasaki.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sadako_Sasaki

1964: Japanese prime minister Hayato Ideka resigns for « health reason »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hayato_Ikeda

1971: Birth of  Midori Goto, Japanese violinist
http://www.gotomidori.com/


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

2012: Tokyo governor Shintaro Ishihara quits to form new party
http://asiancorrespondent.com/91185/brash-tokyo-governor-quits-to-form-political-party/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20078481

 

On 25 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

ON 25 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 25, 2017

1860 : Sino-French treaty of Beijing
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/163
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10220.html

1874: Birth of Huang Xing, Chinese revolutionary leader, first army commander-in-chief of the Republic of China. One of the founders of the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Republic of China, who died on October 31, 1916
http://english.cntv.cn/special/1911/20110923/111494.shtml
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Xing

1894: After crossing the Yalu River, the Japanese forces invade Manchuria

1915: Sun Yat-sen marries Soong Ching Ling
http://people.brandeis.edu/~dwilliam/profiles/ching-ling.htm

1919: Birth of Wei Li, Chinese actor, who died on August 21, 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508536/filmokey
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Wei_(actor)

1945: The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan’s surrender to general Chen Yi in the name of the Allies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retrocession_Day

1945-10-25 Japanese surrender

1950: In the Korea War, some US advance units reach the Yalu River; there they come into contact with Chinese « volunteers » After hard fighting in which MacArthur’s units have to fall back, the Chinese retired and MacArthur continue his offensive

1951: In Panmunjom, peace talks concerning the Korean War resumed after 63 days

1958: The last Chinese troops leave North Korea

1971: The United Nations seat the People’s Republic of China by 76 votes against 35 and 17 abstentions and expelled the Republic of China
https://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/oct-25-1971-peoples-republic-of-china-in-taiwan-out-at-un/https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_General_Assembly_Resolution_2758
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/1025.html

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

1971: Birth of Athena Chu, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athena_Chu


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLE1UGaDIEw

1971: Belgium & China PR establish diplomatic relations

1982: Birth of Eman Lam, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eman_Lam
http://www.freebase.com/view/en/eman_lam

1993: Death of Danny Chan, Hong Kong singer/songwriter, born on September 7, 1958
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Chan


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHnEExpsBK0

1994: Death of Chinese general Yang Dezhi
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9A0CE3D9133FF93BA15753C1A962958260

2008: Tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets in Taiwan to denounce the country’s warming ties with Beijing, which they say will threaten the self-ruled island’s sovereignty
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/10/2008102592629417747.html

2013: A Chinese court dismiss ousted politician Bo Xilai’s appeal against his conviction and life sentence for corruption and abuse of power in one of China’s most politically charged trials in decades.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/10/china-court-upholds-bo-xilai-life-sentence-2013102551029229115.html
http://www.euronews.com/2013/10/25/china-bo-xilai-s-appeal-rejected-as-court-upholds-life-sentence/

2015 : Taiwan president says should remember good things Japan did
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/taiwan-president-says-should-remember-good-things-japan-did

 

Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Retrocession Day (1945)