Daily Archives: 16 novembre 2017

On 16 November in Asian history

ON 16 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 16, 2017

1328: Death of Prince Hisaaki, Japanese shogun, the 8th of the Kamakura shogunate, born on October 19, 1276
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Hisaaki

Prince Hisaaki

1873: Thai King Chulalongkorn, who succeeded his father on October 1868, is crowned for a second time
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/chulalongkorn

1884: Because the  Russian threat, Xinjiang is formally incorporated into the Chinese empire as a  province

1890: Birth of Elpidio Quirino, 6th President of the Philippines (1948-1953) who died on February 28, 1956
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/753/today-in-philippine-history-november-16-1890-elpidio-quirino-the-sixth-president-of-the-philippines-was-born-in-the-town-of-vigan-ilocos-sur

Elpidio Quirino

1892: Birth of Guo Moruo, Chinese writer, who died on June 12, 1978
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Guo_Moruo

1897: Birth of Choudhary Rahmat Ali, Pakistani nationalist who is  credited with creating the name « Pakistan »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choudhary_Rahmat_Ali
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P008

1899: France and the Chinese government sign the Treaty of Guangzhou Bay Concession puting in force the April 12, 1898 Treaty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10821.html
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/170
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guangzhouwan

Kouang Tcheou Wan

1909: Birth of Mirza Nasir Ahmad, Indian-Pakistani 3rd Caliph of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community who died on June 9, 1982
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirza_Nasir_Ahmad
http://www.alislam.org/v/19.html

1938: Netherlands  government rejects the 1936 autonomy petition for Indonesia

1953: In Cambodia, after Penn Nouth resigned, Chan Nak cabinet is formed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penn_Nouth
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chan_Nak

1961: Kennedy decides  to increase military aid to Saigon
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/kennedy-decides-to-increase-military-aid-to-saigon

1969: The U.S. Army  announces that several had been charged with massacre and the subsequent  cover-up in the My Lai massacre in Vietnam on March 16, 1968

1970:  South-Vietnamese president Ky defends South Vietnamese operations in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ky-defends-south-vietnamese-operations-in-cambodia

1972: Establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Luxembourg

1972: Birth of Ryu Jin, Korean actor
http://mydramalist.com/people/611-ryu-jin

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1EDIiBfxmM&feature=related

1980: Birth of Lee Eun-ju, South Korean actress who commited  suicide  on February 22, 2005
http://asianwiki.com/Lee_Eun-Ju_(1980)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Eun-ju

1980: Death of Jayan,  Indian actor, born in 1938
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayan

1981: Birth of Lee Hye-mi, Korean actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1573014/bio
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Lee_Hye_Mi

1987: Death of Zubir Said, a Singapore composer who composed the  national anthem
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/newspapers/Digitised/Article/straitstimes19871117-1.2.12.aspx
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_115_2005-01-19.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zubir_Said

1988: Benazir Bhutto,  daughter of former leader Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, wins the election and is charged  to form a government becoming first female head of government of Pakistan
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/benazir-bhutto-elected-leader-of-pakistan
http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2241_88.htm

1996: Mother Teresa  receives honorary US citizenship
http://articles.latimes.com/1996-11-17/news/mn-175_1_mother-teresa

1996-11-16 Soeur Teresa US citizen

1997: Chinese  pro-democracy campaigner Wei Jingsheng arrived in the United States after being  released on medical parole after nearly 18 years in prison
http://www.weijingsheng.org/wei/en.html

2000: Bill Clinton  becomes the first serving U.S. president to visit Communist Vietnam
http://abcnews.go.com/Archives/video/nov-16-2000-pres-clinton-visits-vietnam-12100906

2007: In Pakistan,  Muhammad Mian Soomro, president of the senate is sworn as caretaker Prime  Minister in charge to organize the general elections scheduled for the first  week of January 2008
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Muhammad-Mian-Soomro-127

2009: Cambodia’s  parliament strips opposition leader Sam Rainsy of his immunity from  prosecution. The move was prompted by his reported encouragement to villagers  to uproot border markers on the frontier with Vietnam last month
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8361986.stm

2009: In Shanghai,  pressing for greater freedoms on China’s own turf,  President Barack Obama speaks against censorship, saying tough criticisms of  political leaders should be allowed and the free flow of information on the Internet « should be encouraged. »
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/33958780/ns/politics-white_house/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8361471.stm

2010: Thailand extradites accused  Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout to the U.S. to face terrorism charges,  siding with Washington in a tug of war with Moscow over whether to send him to  stand trial or let him go home
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-11768684

2011: A controversial amnesty decree is endorsed by Thailand’s cabinet that could pave the way for the return of Thaksin Shinawatra, the country’s fugitive former prime minister
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/11/2011111672939589176.html

2013: Abdulla Yameen wins Maldives presidential election run-off, beating favourite Mohamed Nasheed in a close-run contest
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/11/yameen-wins-maldives-presidential-run-off-20131116161122650102.html

2015: India, China agree to deepen defence ties, maintain peace at LAC
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-china-agree-to-deepen-defence-ties-maintain-peace-at-lac-2145958

Wars, conflicts and Strategy on 16 November in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 16 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 16, 2017

1884: Because the  Russian threat, Xinjiang is formally incorporated into the Chinese empire as a  province

1899: France and the Chinese government sign the Treaty of Guangzhou Bay Concession puting in force the April 12, 1898 Treaty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10821.html
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/170
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guangzhouwan

Kouang Tcheou Wan

1938: Netherlands  government rejects the 1936 autonomy petition for Indonesia

1961: Kennedy decides  to increase military aid to Saigon
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/kennedy-decides-to-increase-military-aid-to-saigon

1969: The U.S. Army  announces that several had been charged with massacre and the subsequent  cover-up in the My Lai massacre in Vietnam on March 16, 1968

1970:  South-Vietnamese president Ky defends South Vietnamese operations in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ky-defends-south-vietnamese-operations-in-cambodia

2010: Thailand extradites accused  Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout to the U.S. to face terrorism charges,  siding with Washington in a tug of war with Moscow over whether to send him to  stand trial or let him go home
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-11768684

2015: India, China agree to deepen defence ties, maintain peace at LAC
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-china-agree-to-deepen-defence-ties-maintain-peace-at-lac-2145958

On 16 November in South Asian history

ON 16 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 16, 2017

1897: Birth of Choudhary Rahmat Ali, Pakistani nationalist who is  credited with creating the name « Pakistan »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choudhary_Rahmat_Ali
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P008

1909: Birth of Mirza Nasir Ahmad, Indian-Pakistani 3rd Caliph of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community who died on June 9, 1982
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirza_Nasir_Ahmad
http://www.alislam.org/v/19.html

1980: Death of Jayan,  Indian actor, born in 1938
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayan

1988: Benazir Bhutto,  daughter of former leader Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, wins the election and is charged  to form a government becoming first female head of government of Pakistan
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/benazir-bhutto-elected-leader-of-pakistan
http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2241_88.htm

1996: Mother Teresa  receives honorary US citizenship
http://articles.latimes.com/1996-11-17/news/mn-175_1_mother-teresa

1996-11-16 Soeur Teresa US citizen

2007: In Pakistan,  Muhammad Mian Soomro, president of the senate is sworn as caretaker Prime  Minister in charge to organize the general elections scheduled for the first  week of January 2008
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Muhammad-Mian-Soomro-127

2013: Abdulla Yameen wins Maldives presidential election run-off, beating favourite Mohamed Nasheed in a close-run contest
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/11/yameen-wins-maldives-presidential-run-off-20131116161122650102.html

2015: India, China agree to deepen defence ties, maintain peace at LAC
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-china-agree-to-deepen-defence-ties-maintain-peace-at-lac-2145958

On 16 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 16 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 16, 2017

1873: Thai King Chulalongkorn, who succeeded his father on October 1868, is crowned for a second time
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/chulalongkorn

1890: Birth of Elpidio Quirino, 6th President of the Philippines (1948-1953) who died on February 28, 1956
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/753/today-in-philippine-history-november-16-1890-elpidio-quirino-the-sixth-president-of-the-philippines-was-born-in-the-town-of-vigan-ilocos-sur

Elpidio Quirino

1938: Netherlands  government rejects the 1936 autonomy petition for Indonesia

1953: In Cambodia, after Penn Nouth resigned, Chan Nak cabinet is formed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penn_Nouth
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chan_Nak

1961: Kennedy decides  to increase military aid to Saigon
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/kennedy-decides-to-increase-military-aid-to-saigon

1969: The U.S. Army  announces that several had been charged with massacre and the subsequent  cover-up in the My Lai massacre in Vietnam on March 16, 1968

1970:  South-Vietnamese president Ky defends South Vietnamese operations in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ky-defends-south-vietnamese-operations-in-cambodia

1987: Death of Zubir Said, a Singapore composer who composed the  national anthem
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/newspapers/Digitised/Article/straitstimes19871117-1.2.12.aspx
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_115_2005-01-19.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zubir_Said

2000: Bill Clinton  becomes the first serving U.S. president to visit Communist Vietnam
http://abcnews.go.com/Archives/video/nov-16-2000-pres-clinton-visits-vietnam-12100906

2009: Cambodia’s  parliament strips opposition leader Sam Rainsy of his immunity from  prosecution. The move was prompted by his reported encouragement to villagers  to uproot border markers on the frontier with Vietnam last month
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8361986.stm

2010: Thailand extradites accused  Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout to the U.S. to face terrorism charges,  siding with Washington in a tug of war with Moscow over whether to send him to  stand trial or let him go home
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-11768684

2011: A controversial amnesty decree is endorsed by Thailand’s cabinet that could pave the way for the return of Thaksin Shinawatra, the country’s fugitive former prime minister
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/11/2011111672939589176.html

 

On 16 November in Japan’s history

ON 16 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 16, 2017

1328: Death of Prince Hisaaki, Japanese shogun, the 8th of the Kamakura shogunate, born on October 19, 1276
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Hisaaki

Prince Hisaaki

1971: Birth of Koshi Rikdo, Japanese mangaka
https://www.mangaupdates.com/authors.html?id=874

1986: Birth of Saeko, Japanese actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Saeko

 

 

On 16 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 16 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 16, 2017

1884: Because the  Russian threat, Xinjiang is formally incorporated into the Chinese empire as a  province

1892: Birth of Guo Moruo, Chinese writer, who died on June 12, 1978
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Guo_Moruo

1899: France and the Chinese government sign the Treaty of Guangzhou Bay Concession puting in force the April 12, 1898 Treaty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10821.html
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/170
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guangzhouwan

Kouang Tcheou Wan

1943: Birth of Ho Wai Ching, Hong Kong actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2246553/

1972: Establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Luxembourg

1997: Chinese  pro-democracy campaigner Wei Jingsheng arrived in the United States after being  released on medical parole after nearly 18 years in prison
http://www.weijingsheng.org/wei/en.html

2009: In Shanghai,  pressing for greater freedoms on China’s own turf,  President Barack Obama speaks against censorship, saying tough criticisms of  political leaders should be allowed and the free flow of information on the Internet « should be encouraged. »
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/33958780/ns/politics-white_house/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8361471.stm

2015: India, China agree to deepen defence ties, maintain peace at LAC
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-china-agree-to-deepen-defence-ties-maintain-peace-at-lac-2145958