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On 18 November in Asian history

1974-11-18 Ford

ON 18 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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 Updated on November 18, 2017

709: Birth of Kōnin, 49th emperor of Japan who died on January 11, 782
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dnin

763: Under king Trisong Detsen, Tibetan take Chang’an (now Xi’an), the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Daizong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisong_Detsen

794: Japanese Emperor Kammu moves his residence from Nara to Heian-ky (Kyoto)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heian-ky%C5%8D

1155: Death of Song Dynasty chancellor and famous traitor Qin Hui, born in 1090
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qin_Hui
http://www.chinaheritagequarterly.org/features.php?searchterm=028_yuefei.inc&issue=028

Qin Hui

1668: By the Treaty of Bungaya, sultan Hasanuddin is forced to give the Gowa kingdom to the Dutch East India Company (VOC ) and Sultan Hasanuddin has no more influence outside the general area of the city of Makassar
http://asiaforvisitors.com/indonesia/sulawesi/makassar/index.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=0GrWCmZoEBMC&pg=PA79&lpg=PA79&dq=Treaty+of+Bungaya&source=bl&ots=_DQh5BbDth&sig=x5wwSoRp3tnlKaMvtJ-7xAWDH-A&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=pa6nUP-dAcmHhQfdhIGoAQ&ved=0CCMQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Treaty%20of%20Bungaya&f=false

1836: Birth of Chinese Admiral Ding Ruchang who commited suicide on February 12, 1895
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ruchang
http://www.myjapanesehanga.com/home/artists/migata-toshihide-1863-1925/chinese-admiral-ding-ruchang-about-to-commit-suicide-after-surrendering-to-japanese-forces

Ding Ruchang

1899: Birth of Li Lisan, Chinese communist leader who died on June 22, 1967
http://www.marxists.org/archive/li-lisan/index.htm
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/cpc2011/2011-05/09/content_12475163.htm

1901: Birth of Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram, Indian film director, dead on October 30 1990
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._Shantaram
http://www.india-forums.com/celebrity/1590/v-shantaram/biography/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/18th-november-1901-v.-shantaram-indian-film-director-was-born

1928: Birth of Salvador Laurel, Filipino politician, vice-president of the Philippines, who died on January 27, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvador_Laurel
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1992/today-in-philippine-history-november-18-1928-salvador-laurel-was-born-in-paco-manila
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/salvador-h-laurel/

salvador-laurel

1930: Soka Kyoiku Gakkai, a Buddhist association later renamed Soka Gakkai, is founded by Japanese educators Tsunesaburo Makiguchi and Josei Toda
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soka_Gakkai
http://www.sgiquarterly.org/artsedu2010Jan-1.html

1932: Birth of Yoyoy Villame, novelty singer and movie actor, who died on May 18, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoyoy_Villame

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO5SsP_f7iA

1936: Death of V. O. Chidambaram Pillai, Indian activist, lawyer, and politician, born on September 5, 1872
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/v-o-chidambaram-pillai.html

Chidambaram Pillai

1943: Birth of Osamu Dezaki, Japanese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osamu_Dezaki
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=65

1944: Death in prison of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi, a founder of the Soka  Gakkai, born in 1871
http://www.tmakiguchi.org/

1945: Birth of Mahinda Rajapakse, 6th president of Sri Lanka (2005-2015)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahinda_Rajapaksa
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/hero-or-war-criminal-sri-lankan-leader-mahinda-rajapaksa-under-pressure-8940591.html

1947: Birth of Shinichi Mori, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinichi_Mori
http://www.jvcmusic.co.jp/mori/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc9ZIKBEHFk

1949: Birth of Shigeru Saiki, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Shigeru_Saiki
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0756519/

1961: United States  President John F. Kennedy sends 18,000 military advisors to South Vietnam

1964: Birth of Wan Siu-lun, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deric_Wan

1970: At the United  Nation Malaysia says it is for the PRC as China member

1970: U.S. President  Richard Nixon responds Cambodian PM Lon Nol ask for help by requesting Congress  to approve $155 million in supplemental aid for the Cambodian government ($85 million was allocated for military assistance.)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-appeals-to-congress-for-funds-for-cambodia

1974: Gerald Ford is the first US president to visit Japan
http://time.com/4346481/gerard-ford-president-japan-visit/
http://ourpresidents.tumblr.com/post/103203642521/the-first-sitting-president-to-visit-japan-gerald 

1974-11-18 Ford

1984: Death of Li Pingqian, Chinese film director, born on January 1,  1902
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508496/
http://www.dianying.com/en/person/LiPingqian/profile

2003: The congress of  the Communist Party of Indian Union (Marxist-Leninist) decides to merge the  party into Kanu Sanyal’s CPI(ML)

2011: The party of Burma’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has agreed to re-enter the political process and contest parliamentary elections
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-15787605
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/11/201111188389783235.html

2011: Sri Lankan high court sentences the former army chief, Sarath Fonseka, to three years in jail after finding him guilty of making a false allegation against the president’s brother
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2011/11/201111187347606805.html

2011: Former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is arrested in her hospital room on electoral fraud charges in a high-profile tug of war set off by her attempts to leave the country ostensibly for medical treatment
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/19/world/asia/philippines-arrests-ex-president-gloria-macapagal-arroyo.html?_r=0
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ex-philippine-president-arrested-on-fraud-charges/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGTjPfGv-qQ

2012: Southeast Asian leaders endorse a controversial human rights pact. Heads of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) hail their declaration on human rights as a landmark agreement that would help protect the region’s 600 million people
http://www.voanews.com/content/asean-summit-opens-in-phnom-penh/1548305.html

2014: Death of C. Rudhraiya, Indian director and producer, born in 1947
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C._Rudhraiya
http://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/rudhraiya-obituary-kamal-haasan-pays-homage-to-rudhraiya/article6615265.ece
http://www.hindustantimes.com/regional-movies/aval-appadithan-director-rudhraiya-dies/story-aKqVUI3r7beBJTk0gumHbI.html

 

2014: Sri Lanka’s main party of Buddhist monks announces it is leaving President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s government in protest over what they say is his refusal to curb powers and carry out demands for democratic reforms before fresh élections
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/11/buddhist-party-quits-sri-lanka-government-2014111894525420326.html

2016: The former Philippine dictator, Ferdinand Marcos, is given a hero’s burial with military honours, a deeply controversial move three decades after he was ousted in a “People Power” revolution
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/18/philippine-dictator-ferdinand-marcos-given-controversial-heros-burial
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/11/ferdinand-marcos-hero-burial-philippines-161118043531138.html
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/18/marcos-philippine-president-citizens-react-heros-burial-manila-dictator-duterte

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 18 November in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 18 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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 Updated on November 18, 2017

763: Under king Trisong Detsen, Tibetan take Chang’an (now Xi’an), the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Daizong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisong_Detsen
http://www.thubtennima.net/KingTrisongDetsen.html

1668: By the Treaty of Bungaya, sultan Hasanuddin is forced to give the Gowa kingdom to the Dutch East India Company (VOC ) and Sultan Hasanuddin has no more influence outside the general area of the city of Makassar
http://asiaforvisitors.com/indonesia/sulawesi/makassar/index.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=0GrWCmZoEBMC&pg=PA79&lpg=PA79&dq=Treaty+of+Bungaya&source=bl&ots=_DQh5BbDth&sig=x5wwSoRp3tnlKaMvtJ-7xAWDH-A&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=pa6nUP-dAcmHhQfdhIGoAQ&ved=0CCMQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Treaty%20of%20Bungaya&f=false

1961: United States  President John F. Kennedy sends 18,000 military advisors to South Vietnam

1970: U.S. President  Richard Nixon responds Cambodian PM Lon Nol ask for help by requesting Congress  to pprove $155 million in supplemental aid for the Cambodian government ($85 million was allocated for military assistance.)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-appeals-to-congress-for-funds-for-cambodia

1974: Gerald Ford is the first US president to visit Japan
http://time.com/4346481/gerard-ford-president-japan-visit/
http://ourpresidents.tumblr.com/post/103203642521/the-first-sitting-president-to-visit-japan-geraldht
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/seventies/resources/president-ford%E2%80%99s-remarks-japan-1974

1974-11-18 Ford

 

On 18 November in South Asian history

ON 18 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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 Updated on November 18, 2017

763: Under king Trisong Detsen, Tibetan take Chang’an (now Xi’an), the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Daizong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisong_Detsen

1901: Birth of Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram, Indian film director, dead on October 30 1990
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._Shantaram
http://www.india-forums.com/celebrity/1590/v-shantaram/biography/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/18th-november-1901-v.-shantaram-indian-film-director-was-born

1936: Death of V. O. Chidambaram Pillai, Indian activist, lawyer, and politician, born on September 5, 1872
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/v-o-chidambaram-pillai.html

Chidambaram Pillai

1945: Birth of Mahinda Rajapakse, 6th president of Sri Lanka (2005-2015)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahinda_Rajapaksa
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/hero-or-war-criminal-sri-lankan-leader-mahinda-rajapaksa-under-pressure-8940591.html

2003: The congress of  the Communist Party of Indian Union (Marxist-Leninist) decides to merge the  party into Kanu Sanyal’s CPI(ML)

2011: Sri Lankan high court has sentenced the former army chief, Sarath Fonseka, to three years in jail after finding him guilty of making a false allegation against the president’s brother
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2011/11/201111187347606805.html

2014: Death of C. Rudhraiya, Indian director and producer, born in 1947
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C._Rudhraiya
http://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/rudhraiya-obituary-kamal-haasan-pays-homage-to-rudhraiya/article6615265.ece
http://www.hindustantimes.com/regional-movies/aval-appadithan-director-rudhraiya-dies/story-aKqVUI3r7beBJTk0gumHbI.html

 

2014: Sri Lanka’s main party of Buddhist monks has announced it is leaving President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s government in protest over what they say is his refusal to curb powers and carry out demands for democratic reforms before fresh élections
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/11/buddhist-party-quits-sri-lanka-government-2014111894525420326.html

On 18 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 18 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 18, 2017

1668: By the Treaty of Bungaya, sultan Hasanuddin is forced to give the Gowa kingdom to the Dutch East India Company (VOC ) and Sultan Hasanuddin has no more influence outside the general area of the city of Makassar
http://asiaforvisitors.com/indonesia/sulawesi/makassar/index.html
http://books.google.fr/books?id=0GrWCmZoEBMC&pg=PA79&lpg=PA79&dq=Treaty+of+Bungaya&source=bl&ots=_DQh5BbDth&sig=x5wwSoRp3tnlKaMvtJ-7xAWDH-A&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=pa6nUP-dAcmHhQfdhIGoAQ&ved=0CCMQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=Treaty%20of%20Bungaya&f=false

1928: Birth of Salvador Laurel, Filipino politician, vice-president of the Philippines, who died on January 27, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salvador_Laurel
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1992/today-in-philippine-history-november-18-1928-salvador-laurel-was-born-in-paco-manila
http://www.bookrags.com/biography/salvador-h-laurel/

salvador-laurel

1932: Birth of Yoyoy Villame, Filipino novelty singer and movie actor, who died on May 18, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoyoy_Villame

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO5SsP_f7iAhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc9ZIKBEHFk

1961: United States President John F. Kennedy sends 18,000 military advisors to South Vietnam

1970: At the United  Nation Malaysia says it is for the PRC as China member

1970: U.S. President  Richard Nixon responds Cambodian PM Lon Nol ask for help by requesting Congress  to approve $155 million in supplemental aid for the Cambodian government ($85 million was allocated for military assistance.)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-appeals-to-congress-for-funds-for-cambodia

1981: Birth of Gian Magdangal, Filipino singer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gian_Magdangal

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

2011: The party of Burma’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has agreed to re-enter the political process and contest parliamentary elections
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-15787605
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/11/201111188389783235.html

2011: Former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is arrested in her hospital room on electoral fraud charges in a high-profile tug of war set off by her attempts to leave the country ostensibly for medical treatment
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/19/world/asia/philippines-arrests-ex-president-gloria-macapagal-arroyo.html?_r=0
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ex-philippine-president-arrested-on-fraud-charges/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGTjPfGv-qQ

2012: Southeast Asian leaders endorse a controversial human rights pact. Heads of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) hail their declaration on human rights as a landmark agreement that would help protect the region’s 600 million people
http://www.voanews.com/content/asean-summit-opens-in-phnom-penh/1548305.html

2016: The former Philippine dictator, Ferdinand Marcos, is given a hero’s burial with military honours, a deeply controversial move three decades after he was ousted in a “People Power” revolution
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/18/philippine-dictator-ferdinand-marcos-given-controversial-heros-burial
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/11/ferdinand-marcos-hero-burial-philippines-161118043531138.html
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/18/marcos-philippine-president-citizens-react-heros-burial-manila-dictator-duterte

 

On 18 November in Japan’s history

1974-11-18 Ford

ON 18 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

 Updated on November 18, 2017

709: Birth of Kōnin, 49th emperor of Japan who died on January 11, 782
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dnin

794: Japanese Emperor Kammu moves his residence from Nara to Heian (Kyoto)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heian-ky%C5%8D

1930: Soka Kyoiku Gakkai, a Buddhist association later renamed Soka Gakkai, is founded by Japanese educators Tsunesaburo Makiguchi and Josei Toda
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soka_Gakkai
http://www.sgiquarterly.org/artsedu2010Jan-1.html

1943: Birth of Osamu Dezaki, Japanese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osamu_Dezaki
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=65

1944: Death in prison of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi, a founder of the Soka  Gakkai, born in 1871
http://www.tmakiguchi.org/

1947: Birth of Shinichi Mori, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinichi_Mori
http://www.jvcmusic.co.jp/mori/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pc9ZIKBEHFk

1949: Birth of Shigeru Saiki, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Shigeru_Saiki
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0756519/

1974: Gerald Ford is the first US president to visit Japan
http://time.com/4346481/gerard-ford-president-japan-visit/
http://ourpresidents.tumblr.com/post/103203642521/the-first-sitting-president-to-visit-japan-gerald

1974-11-18 Ford

1980: Birth of Junichi Okada, Japanese singer (V6)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junichi_Okada

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sohc7c81Jmo

1984: Birth of Ryohei Chiba, Japanese singer w-inds
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryohei_Chiba
http://fan.unfading-scar.net/ryohei/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pm3C9vtxsvQ

 

On 18 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 18 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 18, 2017

763: Under king Trisong Detsen, Tibetan take Chang’an (now Xi’an), the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Daizong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisong_Detsen

1155: Death of Song Dynasty chancellor and famous traitor Qin Hui, born in 1090
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qin_Hui
http://www.chinaheritagequarterly.org/features.php?searchterm=028_yuefei.inc&issue=028

Qin Hui

1836: Birth of Chinese Admiral Ding Ruchang who commited suicide on February 12, 1895
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ruchang
http://www.myjapanesehanga.com/home/artists/migata-toshihide-1863-1925/chinese-admiral-ding-ruchang-about-to-commit-suicide-after-surrendering-to-japanese-forces

Ding Ruchang

1899: Birth of Li Lisan, Chinese communist leader who died on June 22, 1967
http://www.marxists.org/archive/li-lisan/index.htm
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/cpc2011/2011-05/09/content_12475163.htm

1964: Birth of Wan Siu-lun, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deric_Wan

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

1984: Death of Li Pingqian, Chinese film director, born on January 1,  1902
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508496/
http://www.dianying.com/en/person/LiPingqian/profile