Daily Archives: 19 novembre 2017

On 19 November in Asian history

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1464: Birth of Go-Kashiwabara, 104th emperor of Japan from 1500 up to 1526, who died on May 19, 1526
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Kashiwabara

1577: Suicide of Matsunaga Hisahide, Japanese warlord, who force to suicide the 13th Ashikaga shogun, Ashikaga Yoshiteru on June 17, 1565, born in 1510
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Matsunaga_Hisahide

Matsunaga Hisahide

1598: Battle of Noryang in which the Korean hero Admiral Yi Sun-sin is killed
http://english.yi-sunsin.com/02battle/01_10.jsp
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/admiralyi.html

1598-11-19 Yi Sun-sin death

1828: Birth of Rani Lakshmi Bai, Indian queen who was killed on June 17, 1858
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rani_Lakshmi_Bai
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/november-19-1828-rani-lakshmibai-leader-of-1857-revolt-was-born

1850: Birth of Isabelo Tampinco, Filipino sculptor, who died on January 30, 1933
http://ph.asiatatler.com/society/the-life-and-art-of-isabelo-tampinco
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1357/today-in-philippine-history-november-19-1850-isabelo-tampinco-was-born-in-binondo-manila
https://www.google.fr/search?q=isabelo+tampinco+sculpture+works&biw=1080&bih=496&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0CCEQsARqFQoTCNDF66DOmskCFUbbGgod5ZcGNw

Isabelo Tampinco

1858: Following the Sepoy’ revolt in India, the British East India Company is dissolved
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/British/EAco.html
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/f/British-East-India-Company.htm

1917: Birth of Indira Gandhi, Indian prime minister, assassinated on October 31, 1984
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/Independent/Indira.html                            http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/p/Biography-of-Indira-Gandhi.htm?nl=1
http://www.dw.com/en/indira-gandhi-indias-democrat-with-an-authoritarian-bent/a-41427087

1922: Birth of Salil Chowdhury, Indian music composer, poet, writer, dramatist and filmmaker who died on September 5, 1995
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salil_Chowdhury

1928: « Time » magazine presents its cover portrait for the first time. Japanese Emperor Hirohito is the magazine’s first cover subject

1928-11-19 Time Magazine cover

1931: Death in an airplane crash of Xu Zhimo Chinese poet, born on January 15, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Zhimo
http://www.poemhunter.com/xu-zhimo/biography/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10909.html

1936: Birth of Yuan T. Lee, Taiwanese-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1986/lee-bio.html

1946: Afghanistan joins the United Nations

1946: Negotiations between Chinese Communists and Nationalists (since October 21) end. By the end of November, heavy fighting will resume
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/chinese-civil-war.htm

1946-11-19-fin-chiang-mao-discussions

1946: A French patrol  boat is fired on whilst seizing a Chinese junk in Haiphong harbor. Viet Minh  forces also attack a French detachment at Langson

1961: The Third Assembly of the World Council of Churches convened at New Delhi, India, during  which the International Missionary Council and its work was integrated into the larger ecumenical group

1962: Ending the sino-indian war, Zhou Enlai declares a unilateral ceasefire to start on midnight, 21 November
https://www.quora.com/Why-did-the-victorious-Chinese-Army-suddenly-retreat-during-the-1962-Indo-China-War-and-declare-a-unilateral-ceasefire

1971: Cambodians appeal to Saigon for help as communist forces move closer to Phnom Penh
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/cambodians-appeal-for-help

1975: Birth of Sushmita Sen, Indian beauty queen and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sushmita_Sen

1976: Birth of Jun Shibata, Japanese singer and songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jun_Shibata

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3A0uo1N2Cf4

1978: For the first time, a dazibao poster criticizes Mao Zedong, saying he has been manipulated by the Gang of four

1980: Start of three days of anti-Chinese rioting break out in Surakarta (Indonesia). Violence spreads to Semarang, Pekalongan, and Kudus. Military is brought in to restore order

1990: Death of Sun Li-jen (Sun Liren) a Kuomintang (KMT) general, famous for his combats against Japanese troops, nicknamed the Chinese Rommel, born on December 8, 1900
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=81
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/21/obituaries/sun-li-jen-91-war-hero-in-burma-fighting-dies.html

1999: Indonesia rules out Aceh independence
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/526420.stm

1999: From Jiuquan Satellite center, China launches its first unmanned Shenzhou 1 spacecraft which landed in Inner Mongolia the following day
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shenzhou_1
http://www.astronautix.com/s/shenzhou.html

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

2001: 600 partisans of Nur Misuari, leader of the  Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) attack a barrack in Jolo, opposing 26 November local elections
http://www.seasite.niu.edu/Tagalog/Modules/Modules/Separatist_Groups/nur_misuari.htm

2004: Death of  George Canseco, Filipino composer, born April 23, 1934
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Canseco


 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c00ecAO-5qU

2005: Mahinda Rajapaksa is sworn in as president of Sri Lanka, succeeding Chandrika Kumaratunga. Ratnasiri Wichramayake comes back as Prime Minister

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

2007: Khieu Samphan, head of state of the Khmer Rouge from 1976 to 1979, is arrested
http://ki-media.blogspot.com/2007/11/khieu-samphan-arrested.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7101154.stm

2009: Philippine President Arroyo quits as ruling party head
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8368139.stm

2009: In Seoul, Barack Obama today promises a new approach to North Korean diplomacy and offers Pyongyang economic help if it takes genuine steps towards abandoning its nuclear weapons

2009: Suicide of Daul Kim, South Korean fashion model, born on Mai 31 1989
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8369811.stm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daul_Kim

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

2009: Hamid Karzai is sworn in as Afghanistan’s president for a second five-year term, pledging to tackle the « dangerous issue » of corruption
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/11/200911197173093603.html

2012: Burma is on a « remarkable journey » of reform that has much further to go, Barack Obama said as he made the first visit to the South East Asian nation by a serving US president.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20386066
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/11/20121118171250497121.html

2013: Threats from poll-opposing parties, violence and bombs failed to dampen the people’s spirits as Nepal votes for the second Constituent Assembly

2013: Spain’s National Court issues arrest orders for former Chinese president Jiang Zemin and four other officials as part of a probe into alleged genocide by China against Tibet
http://asiancorrespondent.com/116095/spain-issues-arrest-order-for-chinas-ex-leader/

2014: Jakarta’s first Christian governor in nearly 50 years, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, is sworn in amid protests from religious hardliners opposed to a non-Muslim taking over one of Indonesia’s most powerful political jobs
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/jakarta/breaking-basuki-installed-governor-jakarta/
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/non-muslim-sworn-jakarta-governor

2015: Death of Korrie Layun Rampan, Indonesian author, poet, and critic, born on August 17, 1953
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korrie_Layun_Rampan

2015: Indonesia releases prominent West Papuan pro-independence leader Filep Karma from jail
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2015-11-19/indonesia-releases-prominent-west-papuan-proindependence-leader-filep-karma-from-jail/1516578
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2015/11/19/pro-independence-papua-convict-released-after-11-years.html

2016: India has opposed a UN resolution calling for a moratorium on the death penalty, saying it goes against Indian law and the sovereign right of countries to determine their own laws and penalties
http://gulfnews.com/news/asia/india/india-opposes-un-resolution-for-moratorium-on-death-penalty-1.1932108

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 19 November in Asian history

WARS,  CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 19 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1598: Battle of Noryang in which the Korean hero Admiral Yi Sun-sin is killed (lunar calendar)
http://english.yi-sunsin.com/02battle/01_10.jsp
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/admiralyi.html

1598-11-19 Yi Sun-sin death

1858: Following the Sepoy’ revolt in India, the British East India Company is dissolved
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/British/EAco.html
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/f/British-East-India-Company.htm

1946: Negotiations between Chinese Communists and Nationalists (since October 21) end. By the end of November, heavy fighting will resume
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/chinese-civil-war.htm

1946-11-19-fin-chiang-mao-discussions

1962: Ending the sino-indian war, Zhou Enlai declares a unilateral ceasefire to start on midnight, 21 November
https://www.quora.com/Why-did-the-victorious-Chinese-Army-suddenly-retreat-during-the-1962-Indo-China-War-and-declare-a-unilateral-ceasefire

1971: Cambodians appeal to Saigon for help as communist forces move closer to Phnom Penh
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/cambodians-appeal-for-help

1980: Start of three days of anti-Chinese rioting break out in Surakarta (Indonesia). Violence spreads to Semarang, Pekalongan, and Kudus. Military is brought in to restore order

1999: Indonesia rules out Aceh independence
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/526420.stm

1999: From Jiuquan Satellite center, China launches its first unmanned Shenzhou 1 spacecraft which landed in Inner Mongolia the following day
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shenzhou_1
http://www.astronautix.com/s/shenzhou.html

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

2007: Khieu Samphan, head of state of the Khmer Rouge from 1976 to 1979, is arrested
http://ki-media.blogspot.com/2007/11/khieu-samphan-arrested.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7101154.stm

2009: In Seoul, Barack Obama promises a new approach to North Korean diplomacy and offers Pyongyang economic help if it takes genuine steps towards abandoning its nuclear weapons
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/asia/article6922653.ece#cid=OTC-RSS&attr=797093

 

On 19 November in South Asian history

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1828: Birth of Rani Lakshmi Bai, Indian queen who was killed on June 17, 1858
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rani_Lakshmi_Bai
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/november-19-1828-rani-lakshmibai-leader-of-1857-revolt-was-born

1858: Following the Sepoy’ revolt in India, the British East India Company is dissolved
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/British/EAco.html
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/f/British-East-India-Company.htm

1917: Birth of Indira Gandhi, Indian prime minister, assassinated on October 31, 1984
http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia/History/Independent/Indira.html                            http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/p/Biography-of-Indira-Gandhi.htm?nl=1
http://video.about.com/asianhistory/Profile-of-Indira-Gandhi.htm

1922: Birth of Salil Chowdhury, Indian music composer, poet, writer, dramatist and filmmaker who died on September 5, 1995
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salil_Chowdhury

 
1946: Afghanistan joins the United Nations

1951: Birth of Zeenat Aman, Indian actress and sex symbol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zeenat_Aman

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

1962: Ending the sino-indian war, Zhou Enlai declares a unilateral ceasefire to start on midnight, 21 November
https://www.quora.com/Why-did-the-victorious-Chinese-Army-suddenly-retreat-during-the-1962-Indo-China-War-and-declare-a-unilateral-ceasefire

1975: Birth of Sushmita Sen, Indian beauty queen and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sushmita_Sen

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nm7lWAWXSGc&NR=1

2005: Mahinda Rajapaksa is sworn in as president of Sri Lanka, succeeding Chandrika Kumaratunga. Ratnasiri Wichramayake comes back as Prime Minister

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

2009: Hamid Karzai is sworn in as Afghanistan’s president for a second five-year term, pledging to tackle the « dangerous issue » of corruption
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/11/200911197173093603.html

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

2013: Threats from poll-opposing parties, violence and bombs failed to dampen the people’s spirits as Nepal votes for the second Constituent Assembly

2013: Spain’s National Court issues arrest orders for former Chinese president Jiang Zemin and four other officials as part of a probe into alleged genocide by China against Tibet
http://asiancorrespondent.com/116095/spain-issues-arrest-order-for-chinas-ex-leader/

2016: India has opposed a UN resolution calling for a moratorium on the death penalty, saying it goes against Indian law and the sovereign right of countries to determine their own laws and penalties
http://gulfnews.com/news/asia/india/india-opposes-un-resolution-for-moratorium-on-death-penalty-1.1932108

On 19 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1850: Birth of Isabelo Tampinco, Filipino sculptor, who died on January 30, 1933
http://ph.asiatatler.com/society/the-life-and-art-of-isabelo-tampinco
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1357/today-in-philippine-history-november-19-1850-isabelo-tampinco-was-born-in-binondo-manila
https://www.google.fr/search?q=isabelo+tampinco+sculpture+works&biw=1080&bih=496&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0CCEQsARqFQoTCNDF66DOmskCFUbbGgod5ZcGNw

Isabelo Tampinco

1946: A French patrol  boat is fired on whilst seizing a Chinese junk in Haiphong harbor. Viet Minh  forces also attack a French detachment at Langson

1971: Cambodians appeal to Saigon for help as communist forces move closer to Phnom Penh
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/cambodians-appeal-for-help

1980: Start of three days of anti-Chinese rioting break out in Surakarta (Indonesia). Violence spreads to Semarang, Pekalongan, and Kudus. Military is brought in to restore order

1999: Indonesia rules out Aceh independence
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/526420.stm

2001: 600 partisans of Nur Misuari, leader of the  Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) attack a barrack in Jolo, opposing 26 November local elections
http://www.seasite.niu.edu/Tagalog/Modules/Modules/Separatist_Groups/nur_misuari.htm

2004: Death of  George Canseco, Filipino composer, born April 23, 1934
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Canseco


 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c00ecAO-5qU

2007: Khieu Samphan, head of state of the Khmer Rouge from 1976 to 1979, is arrested
http://ki-media.blogspot.com/2007/11/khieu-samphan-arrested.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7101154.stm

2009: Philippine President Arroyo quits as ruling party head
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8368139.stm

2012: Burma is on a « remarkable journey » of reform that has much further to go, Barack Obama said as he made the first visit to the South East Asian nation by a serving US president.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20386066
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/11/20121118171250497121.html

2014: Jakarta’s first Christian governor in nearly 50 years, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, is sworn in amid protests from religious hardliners opposed to a non-Muslim taking over one of Indonesia’s most powerful political jobs
http://thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com/news/jakarta/breaking-basuki-installed-governor-jakarta/
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/non-muslim-sworn-jakarta-governor

2015: Death of Korrie Layun Rampan, Indonesian author, poet, and critic, born on August 17, 1953
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korrie_Layun_Rampan

2015: Indonesia releases prominent West Papuan pro-independence leader Filep Karma from jail
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2015-11-19/indonesia-releases-prominent-west-papuan-proindependence-leader-filep-karma-from-jail/1516578
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2015/11/19/pro-independence-papua-convict-released-after-11-years.html

On 19 November in Japan’s history

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1464: Birth of Go-Kashiwabara, 104th emperor of Japan from 1500 up to 1526, who died on May 19, 1526
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Kashiwabara

1577: Suicide of Matsunaga Hisahide, Japanese warlord, who force to suicide the 13th Ashikaga shogun, Ashikaga Yoshiteru on June 17, 1565, born in 1510
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Matsunaga_Hisahide

Matsunaga Hisahide

1598: Battle of Noryang in which the Korean hero Admiral Yi Sun-sin is killed
http://english.yi-sunsin.com/02battle/01_10.jsp
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/admiralyi.html

1598-11-19 Yi Sun-sin death

1928: « Time » magazine presents its cover portrait for the first time. Japanese Emperor Hirohito is the magazine’s first cover subject

1928-11-19 Time Magazine cover

1976: Birth of Jun Shibata, Japanese singer and songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jun_Shibata

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3A0uo1N2Cf4

 

On 19 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on November 19, 2017

1931: Death in an airplane crash of Xu Zhimo Chinese poet, born on January 15, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Zhimo
http://www.poemhunter.com/xu-zhimo/biography/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10909.html

1936: Birth of Yuan T. Lee, Taiwanese-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1986/lee-bio.html

1946: Negotiations between Chinese Communists and Nationalists (since October 21) end. By the end of November, heavy fighting will resume
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/chinese-civil-war.htm

1946-11-19-fin-chiang-mao-discussions

1978: For the first time, a dazibao poster criticizes Mao Zedong, saying he has been manipulated by the Gang of four

1980: Start of three days of anti-Chinese rioting break out in Surakarta (Indonesia). Violence spreads to Semarang, Pekalongan, and Kudus. Military is brought in to restore order

1990: Death of Sun Li-jen (Sun Liren) a Kuomintang (KMT) general, famous for his combats against Japanese troops, nicknamed the Chinese Rommel, born on December 8, 1900
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=81
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/21/obituaries/sun-li-jen-91-war-hero-in-burma-fighting-dies.html

1999: From Jiuquan Satellite center, China launches its first unmanned Shenzhou 1 spacecraft which landed in Inner Mongolia the following day
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shenzhou_1
http://www.astronautix.com/s/shenzhou.html

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

2013: Spain’s National Court issues arrest orders for former Chinese president Jiang Zemin and four other officials as part of a probe into alleged genocide by China against Tibet
http://asiancorrespondent.com/116095/spain-issues-arrest-order-for-chinas-ex-leader/