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On 13 November in Asian history

2001-11-13-population

ON 13 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 13, 2017

1587: Death of Hai Hui, famous Ming dynasty mandarin, born on January 23, 1514
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai_Rui

1760: Birth of Jiaqing, the sixth emperor of the Qing (Manchu) dynasty 1792-1820)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiaqing_Emperor_of_China

1780: Birth of Ranjit Singh, Indian founder of the Sikh Empire, who died on June 27, 1839
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/warriors/ranjit.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13th-november-1780-maharaja-ranjit-singh-founder-of-the-sikh-empire-was-born

1896: Birth of Nobusuke Kishi, Japanese PM (1957-1960), who died on August 7, 1987
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/nobusuke-kishi

Nobusuke Kishi
1899: Birth of Iskander Mirza, first President of Pakistan who died on November 12, 1969
http://www.allamaiqbal.com/webcont/393/IskanderMirza.html

1899: Birth of Huang Xianfan, Chinese historian who died on January 18, 1982
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Xianfan

1907: Birth of Sri Savang Vatthana, last king of Laos (1959-1975), who died in a Pathet Lao labor camp in June 1978
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Savang_Vatthana
http://www.angelfire.com/in/Laos/King-Savang_Vatthana.html

1913: Birth of Cambodian Marshal Lon Nol, president of the Khmer Republic (1972-1975), who died on November 17, 1985
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lon_Nol

1924: Birth of Motoo Kimura, Japanese geneticist, who died on November13, 1994
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Motoo_Kimura.aspx

Kimura Motoo

1935: Birth of P. Susheela, Indian singer
http://psusheela.org/aboutps.html

1942: US and Japanese ships engage in an intense, close-quarters surface naval engagement during the Battle of Guadalcanal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Battle_of_Guadalcanal

1948: Birth of Humayun Ahmed, Bangladeshi novelist and film-maker
http://www.loc.gov/acq/ovop/delhi/salrp/humayunahmed.html

1950: At the United Nations Tibet accuses China of aggression

1952: Birth of Art Malik, Pakistani-born English actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Malik

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-1zdB3RpNc

1968 : USA demand that Saigon authorities should take part in a four-party conference. Saigon has always refused to talk with National Liberation Front

1969: In United States, anti-war protesters in Washington, DC stage a symbolic March Against Death in Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/march-against-death-commences-in-washington-d-c

1975: According to World Health Organization, smallpox is eradicated in Asia

1982: Birth of Koda Kumi, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kumi_Koda

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHX1jKC3tvM

1989: Arrest and killing of of Rohana Wijeweera, founder of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) or People’s Liberation Front, in Sri Lanka, born on 14 July 1943
http://www.atimes.com/ind-pak/DE18Df04.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30017905


1994: Death of Motoo Kimura, Japanese geneticist, born on November 13, 1924
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motoo_Kimura

1996: Death of Swami Rama, Himalayan yoga master, born in 1925
http://www.swamij.com/swami-rama.htm

1998: Russia and Japan have agreed to sign a post-World War II peace deal by 2000
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/213564.stm
http://www.mofa.go.jp/announce/press/1998/11/1113.html#1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLRqJk9BhIU

1998: Agreement  between Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen and his rival prince Norodom  Ranariddh, ending an year and half crisis that blocked the institutions. Hun  Sen will lead a government coalition
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/213518.stm
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/analysis-and-op-ed/cambodia-mirage-mekong

2000: Philippine House  passes the articles of impeachment against Philippine President Joseph Estrada
http://www.chanrobles.com/legal11impeachmentcomplaint.htm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/747/today-in-philippine-history-november-13-2000-the-house-of-representatives-voted-to-impeach-president-joseph-estrada

2001: Northern coalition take Kabul and Burhanuddin Rabbani retakes the charge of president of the republic
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/nov/13/afghanistan.terrorism15
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1654353.stm

2001-11-13-population

2002: Death of Rishikesh Shaha, Nepalese politician and writer, born in 1925
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rishikesh_Shaha
http://nepalitimes.com/news.php?id=5101#.UoJiNcvLRMs


Rishikesh Shaha

2007: An explosion hits the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Quezon City, killing four people, including Congressman Wahab Akbar, governor of Balisan, and wounding six
http://www.gmanews.tv/story/68563/Rep-Wahab-Akbar-dies-in-hospital-after-Batasan-blast

2010: Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is released from house arrest
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11749661
http://www.france24.com/en/20101113-burmese-opposition-leader-aung-san-suu-kyi-has-been-released-democracy

2013: The Commonwealth expells the Maldives from its disciplinary panel which has begun investigating the political chaos in the country after repeated court interventions that scuttled élections
https://www.pressreader.com/india/mint-st/20131114/281818576601479

2015 : With more than 80% of contested seats now declared, Aung San Suu Kyi’s party has more than the two-thirds it needs to choose the president, ending decades of military-backed rule
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-34805806
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/13/asia/myanmar-aung-san-suu-kyi-historic-win/index.html

2016: Thousands of people attended a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong Sunday (Nov 13) in support of China’s decision to effectively bar two pro-independence legislators from taking office, as fears grow of the city’s freedoms being under threat
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/thousands-attend-pro-beijing-rally-in-hong-kong
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/2045614/thousands-turn-out-decry-hong-kong-independence

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 13 November in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 13 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 13, 2017

1942: US and Japanese ships engage in an intense, close-quarters surface naval engagement during the Battle of Guadalcanal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Battle_of_Guadalcanal

1950: At the United Nations Tibet accuses China of aggression

1968 : USA demand that Saigon authorities should take part in a four-party conference. Saigon has always refused to talk with National Liberation Front

1969: In United States, anti-war protesters in Washington, DC stage a symbolic March Against Death (in Vietnam)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/march-against-death-commences-in-washington-d-c

1989: Arrest and killing of of Rohana Wijeweera, founder of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) or People’s Liberation Front, in Sri Lanka, born on 14 July 1943
http://www.asiantribune.com/?q=node/14122
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30017905

1998: Russia and Japan agree to sign a post-World War II peace deal by 2000
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/213564.stm
http://www.mofa.go.jp/announce/press/1998/11/1113.html#1

2001: Northern coalition take Kabul and Burhanuddin Rabbani retakes the charge of president of the republic
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/nov/13/afghanistan.terrorism15
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1654353.stm

2001-11-13-population

 

On 13 November in South Asian history

2001-11-13-population

ON 13 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on November 13, 2017

1780: Birth of Ranjit Singh, Indian founder of the Sikh Empire, who died on June 27, 1839
http://www.sikh-history.com/sikhhist/warriors/ranjit.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13th-november-1780-maharaja-ranjit-singh-founder-of-the-sikh-empire-was-born

1899: Birth of Iskander Mirza, first President of Pakistan who died on November 12, 1969
http://www.allamaiqbal.com/webcont/393/IskanderMirza.html

1935: Birth of P. Susheela, Indian singer
http://psusheela.org/aboutps.html

1948: Birth of Humayun Ahmed, Bangladeshi novelist and film-maker
http://www.loc.gov/acq/ovop/delhi/salrp/humayunahmed.html

1950: At the United Nations Tibet accuses China of aggression

1952: Birth of Art Malik, Pakistani-born English actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Malik

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-1zdB3RpNc

1975: According to World Health Organization, smallpox is eradicated in Asia

1989: Arrest and killing of of Rohana Wijeweera, founder of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) or People’s Liberation Front, in Sri Lanka, born on 14 July 1943
http://www.atimes.com/ind-pak/DE18Df04.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30017905

1996: Death of Swami Rama, Himalayan yoga master, born in 1925
http://www.swamij.com/swami-rama.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a8UcrJ19VCU

2001: Northern coalition takes Kabul and Burhanuddin Rabbani retakes the charge of president of the republic
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2001/nov/13/afghanistan.terrorism15
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1654353.stm

2001-11-13-population

2002: Death of Rishikesh Shaha, Nepalese politician and writer, born in 1925
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rishikesh_Shaha
http://nepalitimes.com/news.php?id=5101#.UoJiNcvLRMs


Rishikesh Shaha

2013: The Commonwealth expells the Maldives from its disciplinary panel which has begun investigating the political chaos in the country after repeated court interventions that scuttled élections
https://www.pressreader.com/india/mint-st/20131114/281818576601479

On 13 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 13 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 13, 2017

1907: Birth of Sri Savang Vatthana, last king of Laos (1959-1975), who died in a Pathet Lao labor camp in June 1978
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Savang_Vatthana
http://www.angelfire.com/in/Laos/King-Savang_Vatthana.html

1913: Birth of Cambodian Marshal Lon Nol, president of the Khmer Republic (1972-1975), who died on November 17, 1985
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lon_Nol

1968 : USA demand that Saigon authorities should take part in a four-party conference. Saigon has always refused to talk with National Liberation Front

1969: In United States, anti-war protesters in Washington, DC stage a symbolic March Against Death in Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/march-against-death-commences-in-washington-d-c

1998: Agreement  between Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen and his rival prince Norodom  Ranariddh, ending an year and half crisis that blocked the institutions. Hun  Sen will lead a government coalition
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/213518.stm
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/analysis-and-op-ed/cambodia-mirage-mekong

2000: Philippine House Speaker Manuel B. Villar, Jr. passes the articles of impeachment against Philippine President Joseph Estrada
http://www.chanrobles.com/legal11impeachmentcomplaint.htm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/747/today-in-philippine-history-november-13-2000-the-house-of-representatives-voted-to-impeach-president-joseph-estrada

2007: An explosion hits the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Quezon City, killing four people, including Congressman Wahab Akbar, governor of Balisan, and wounding six
http://www.gmanews.tv/story/68563/Rep-Wahab-Akbar-dies-in-hospital-after-Batasan-blast

2010: Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is released from house arrest
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11749661
http://www.france24.com/en/20101113-burmese-opposition-leader-aung-san-suu-kyi-has-been-released-democracy

2015 : With more than 80% of contested seats, Aung San Suu Kyi’s party has more than the two-thirds it needs to choose the president, ending decades of military-backed rule
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-34805806
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/13/asia/myanmar-aung-san-suu-kyi-historic-win/index.html

On 13 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 13 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on November 13, 2017

1587: Death of Hai Hui, famous Ming dynasty mandarin, born on January 23, 1514
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai_Rui

1760: Birth of Jiaqing, the sixth emperor of the Qing (Manchu) dynasty 1792-1820)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiaqing_Emperor_of_China

1899: Birth of Huang Xianfan, Chinese historian who died on January 18, 1982
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Xianfan

1950: At the United Nations Tibet accuses China of aggression

1964: Birth of Steve Wong Ka-Keung, Hong Kong musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wong_Ka_Keung
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/fr/people.asp?id=4860

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7zJ6e93Ykw

1977: Birth of Huang Xiaoming, Chinese actor and singer from Qingdao
http://www.huang-xiaoming.info/huang-xiaoming-biography

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6U7Jsx68MUc&feature=related

1978: Birth of Beatrice Hsu, Taiwanese actress who died in a car accident on Januanry 28, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hsu_Wei_Lun

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1X4TNz5IEc

1981: Birth of Yue Shawn, Hong Kong actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shawn_Yue
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/yu_shawn.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sI6Pmwfbxsg

2016: Thousands of people attended a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong Sunday (Nov 13) in support of China’s decision to effectively bar two pro-independence legislators from taking office, as fears grow of the city’s freedoms being under threat
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/thousands-attend-pro-beijing-rally-in-hong-kong
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/2045614/thousands-turn-out-decry-hong-kong-independence