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On 9 December in Asian history

1935-12-09-movement

ON 9 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 9, 2017

1447: Birth of China emperor Chenghua (1464-1487) who died in September 1487
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chenghua_Emperor
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11530.html

1658 : A VOC force led by Rijcklof van Goens attempted to capture the town of Quilon, in India, from the Portuguese
http://www.atlasofmutualheritage.nl/en/Quilon.392p

1880: Birth of Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, Bangladeshi muslim feminist and social reformer who dedicated her life to education and the empowerment of women who died on December 9 1932 (see below)
http://www.sewallbelmont.org/womenwecelebrate/begum-rokeya-sakhawat-hossain/

1911: Birth of Ryuzo Sejima, Japanese officer then chairman of the board of directors of Asia University who died on September 4, 2007
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=538

Quid

1916: Death of Natsume Soseki, Japanese novelist, born on February 9, 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natsume_S%C5%8Dseki

1931: Chinese province of Rehe (Jehol) is attacked by the Japanese

1932: Death of Roquia Sakhawat Hussain, Bangladeshi social worker and author, born on December 9, 1880
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Begum_Rokeya
http://bangladeshcontinual.blogspot.fr/2011/10/roquia-sakhawat-hussain.html

1935: December 9th Movement, mass protest led by students in Beiping (present-day Beijing) that demands the Kuomintang government to actively resist potential Japanese aggression
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/December_9th_movement
http://www.ebeijing.gov.cn/feature_2/Century_Beijing/Events_of_Beijing/Before_1949/t918881.htm
http://et97.com/view/119357.htm

1935-12-09-movement

1935: Opening of the Second London Naval Disarmament Conference. It resulted in the Second London Naval Treaty which was signed on March 25, 1936. Japan will leave the conference on January 15, 1936
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/naval-arms-control-1935.htm
http://disarmamentconferances.weebly.com/london-1936.html

1937: Japanese forces, under the command of Lt General Asaka Yasuhiko starts assault on the Chinese city of Nanjing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanjing
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675025184_Battle-of-Nanking_gunboat_USS-Panay

1941: The Republic of China officially declares war against Japan and also to Germany and Italy

1941: During the World War II, the US 19th Bombardment Group attacks Japanese ships off the coast of Vigan, Luzon (Philippines)

1945: Death of Yun Chi-ho, South Korean activist and politician, born on December 26, 1864
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yun_Chi-ho

1946: First meeting of the Indian constituent assembly. The Muslim League refuses to attend
http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/debates/vol1p1.htm

1946: Birth of Sonia Gandhi, Italian widow of ex-prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and leader of the Congress Party
http://www.notablebiographies.com/news/Ca-Ge/Gandhi-Sonia.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/9th-december-1946-sonia-gandhi-congress-leader-was-born

Sonia Gandhi jeune

1946: Birth of Shatrughan Sinha, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shatrughan_Sinha


1947: During the Polisionil 1 Operation, Dutch troops wiped out almost the entire male population of Rawagede (431 men and teenagers), a village in West Java, during the Indonesia independence war
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/09/2011914132145205737.html

1948: In Japan, Americans renounce to a decartelization plan

1949: Burma recognized the People’s Republic of China

1949: Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts Indonesian sovereignty

1952: Birth of Liaqat Baloch, Pakistani politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liaqat_Baloch
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Liaquat-Baloch-463

1955: Birth of Chamras Saewataporn, Thai composer and musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chamras_Saewataporn

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ld6TklH7-8Q

1957: First Japanese ambassador to Israel

1960: Relieved of his command the day before, neutralist General Kong Le deposes Laos prime minister Souvanna

1962: Sultan of Brunei asks rebels to put down their weapons; rebellion breaks up. About 80 are killed in all, mostly rebels. Legislative Council is replaced by an Emergency Council

1963: Birth of Masako, Crown Princess of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako,_Crown_Princess_of_Japan

1970: Death of Sir Feroz Khan Noon, Prime Minister of Pakistan (1957-1958), born on June 18, 1893
http://historypak.com/feroz-khan-noon-1893-1970/

1971 : During the Indo-Pakistani War, the Indian Air Force executes an airdrop of Indian Army units, bypassing Pakistani defences
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meghna_Heli_Bridge
https://web.archive.org/web/20070706152854/http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/1971/Dec10/Art04.htm

1972: North -Vietnam and Soviet Union sign an agreement for economic and military aid by the Soviet

1974: Takeo Miki is sworn in as 66th Japanese prime minister, after Kakuei Tanaka was obliged to resign after his implication in the Lockeed bribery scandal
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/cabinet/66_e.html

1974: Birth of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan,Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rahat_Nusrat_Fateh_Ali_Khan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nelb36KUMsY

1979: Birth of Chen Hao, Chinese actress
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/02/26/chen-hao/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOkWx5d-uAc

1971: During the Indo-Pakistani War, the Indian Air Force executes an airdrop of Indian Army units, bypassing Pakistani defences.

1997: China and the United States Department of Defense officials hold the first formal consultations
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11558.html

2001: Ranil Wickremasinghe becomes Sri Lanka’s prime minister for the second time (up tu April 2004)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranil_Wickremesinghe

2001: The Friendship bridge between Uzbekistan and Afghanistan, vital for the delivering of humanitarian aid, is reopened

2002: Indonesian diplomats and Gerakan Aceh Merdeka representatives sign a cessation of hostilities accord in Geneva. Details include a cease-fire to be monitored by foreign observers, and elections for an autonomous legislative body in 2004, and an agreement to allow the province to keep 70% of oil and gas revenues

2003: Japanese government decides to send a 1,000 strong military contingent for the reconstuction of Irak. It is the first time since 1945 that Japan sends (non-combattant) troops in a country on war

2007: In Pakistan, after the failure of an agreement of all the opposition parties on boycott, the PML-N of Nawaz Sharif decides to contest the coming general elections
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7135535.stm

2010: A girl, named only as an ‘angel of peace’ holds the first Confucius peace prize trophy after receiving it for the recipient, Lien Chan, at a confusing ceremony in Beijing
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/dec/09/confucius-prize-china-winner
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/12/09/china.confucius.peace/index.html

2010: An illegitimate bishop, Joseph Ma Yinglin, 45, is elected president of the Bishops’ Conference of the Catholic Church in China (BCCCC) while a Vatican-approved bishop, Johan Fang Xingyao,  becomes  head of the Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association (CCPA)
http://www.speroforum.com/a/44791/China-new-leader-for-church-not-approved-by-Vatican#.UqR8r8vLTIU

2011: The Dutch government formally apologises to the families of victims of a 1947 massacre on Indonesia’s Java island which left at least 150 people dead
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/12/201112964254240828.html

2013: Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolves parliament and called an election after sustained protests in the capital, Bangkok
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25252795
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/12/thai-prime-minister-calls-early-elections-20131299023402197.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/thai-pm-dissolves-parliament-calls-for-snap-elections/1806301.html

2013: Hundreds of South Asian workers continue riots in Singapore after being enraged by a fatal road accident yesterday in a rare case of public unrest in the wealthy city-state.
http://www.voanews.com/content/hundreds-of-south-asians-riot-singapores-little-india/1806308.html
http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/12/09/21830380-singapore-rocked-by-first-major-riot-in-44-years?lite

2014: Sobho Gianchandani, one of Pakistan’s last leaders from its first generation of Marxists, dies at the age of 94
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30397351

2014: One of the China’s longest-serving political prisoners, the ethnic Mongol dissident Hada, who spent much of the last two decades behind bars, has been freed
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1659192/mongol-dissident-hada-freed-poor-health-family-says
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/china-releases-one-its-longest-serving-political-prisoners-relative-says

2015: The US temporarily lift certain trade sanctions on Myanmar, aiming to reinvigorate trade and support a peaceful political transition after a historic victory by democratic leader Aung San Suu Kyi
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/washington-cuts-sanctions-myanmar-ahead-democratic-transition

2016 : President Park Geun-hye of South Korea is impeached by the country’s National Assembly in response to a major political scandal. Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn becomes Acting President, later declining to run for a full term
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Impeachment_of_Park_Geun-hye

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 9 December in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 9 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on December 9, 2017

1931: Chinese province of Rehe (Jehol) is attacked by the Japanese

1935: Opening of the Second London Naval Disarmament Conference. It resulted in the Second London Naval Treaty which was signed on March 25, 1936. Japan will leave the conference on January 15, 1936
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/naval-arms-control-1935.htm
http://disarmamentconferances.weebly.com/london-1936.html

1937: Japanese forces, under the command of Lt General Asaka Yasuhiko starts assault on the Chinese city of Nanjing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanjing
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675025184_Battle-of-Nanking_gunboat_USS-Panay

1941: The Republic of China officially declares war against Japan and also to Germany and Italy

1941: During the World War II, the US 19th Bombardment Group attacks Japanese ships off the coast of Vigan, Luzon (Philippines)

1947: During the Polisionil 1 Operation, Dutch troops wiped out almost the entire male population of Rawagede (431 men and teenagers), a village in West Java, during the Indonesia independence war
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/09/2011914132145205737.html

1960: Relieved of his command the day before, neutralist General Kong Le deposes Laos prime minister Souvanna

1962: Sultan of Brunei asks rebels to put down their weapons; rebellion breaks up. About 80 are killed in all, mostly rebels. Legislative Council is replaced by an Emergency Council

1971 : During the Indo-Pakistani War, the Indian Air Force executes an airdrop of Indian Army units, bypassing Pakistani defences
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meghna_Heli_Bridge
https://web.archive.org/web/20070706152854/http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/1971/Dec10/Art04.htm

1972: North -Vietnam and Soviet Union sign an agreement for economic and military aid by the Soviet

1997: China and the United States Department of Defense officials hold the first formal consultations
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11558.html

2002: Indonesian diplomats and Gerakan Aceh Merdeka representatives sign a cessation of hostilities accord in Geneva. Details include a cease-fire to be monitored by foreign observers, and elections for an autonomous legislative body in 2004, and an agreement to allow the province to keep 70% of oil and gas revenues

2003: Japanese government decides to send a 1,000 strong military contingent for the reconstuction of Irak. It is the first time since 1945 that Japan sends (non-combattant) troops in a country on war

2011: The Dutch government has formally apologised to the families of victims of a 1947 massacre on Indonesia’s Java island which left at least 150 people dead
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/12/201112964254240828.html

 

On 9 December in South Asian history

ON 9 DECEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on December 9, 2017

1658 : A VOC force led by Rijcklof van Goens attempted to capture the town of Quilon (India) from the Portuguese
http://www.atlasofmutualheritage.nl/en/Quilon.392p

1880: Birth of Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, Bangladeshi muslim feminist and social reformer who dedicated her life to education and the empowerment of women who died on December 9 1932 (see below)
http://www.sewallbelmont.org/womenwecelebrate/begum-rokeya-sakhawat-hossain/

1932: Death of Roquia Sakhawat Hussain, Bangladeshi social worker and author, born on December 9, 1880
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Begum_Rokeya
http://bangladeshcontinual.blogspot.fr/2011/10/roquia-sakhawat-hussain.html

1946: First meeting of the Indian constituent assembly. The Muslim League refuses to attend
http://parliamentofindia.nic.in/ls/debates/vol1p1.htm

1946: Birth of Sonia Gandhi, Italian widow of ex-prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and leader of the Congress Party
http://www.notablebiographies.com/news/Ca-Ge/Gandhi-Sonia.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/9th-december-1946-sonia-gandhi-congress-leader-was-born

Sonia Gandhi jeune

1946: Birth of Shatrughan Sinha, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shatrughan_Sinha

1952: Birth of Liaqat Baloch, Pakistani politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liaqat_Baloch
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Liaquat-Baloch-463

1970: Death of Sir Feroz Khan Noon, Prime Minister of Pakistan (1957-1958), born on June 18, 1893
http://historypak.com/feroz-khan-noon-1893-1970/

1971 : During the Indo-Pakistani War, the Indian Air Force executes an airdrop of Indian Army units, bypassing Pakistani defences
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meghna_Heli_Bridge
https://web.archive.org/web/20070706152854/http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/1971/Dec10/Art04.htm

1974: Birth of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan,Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rahat_Nusrat_Fateh_Ali_Khan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nelb36KUMsY

1981: Birth of Diya Mirza, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diya_Mirza

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z296u4vEP_k

2001: Ranil Wickremasinghe becomes Sri Lanka’s prime minister for the second time (up tu April 2004)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranil_Wickremesinghe

2001: The Friendship bridge between Uzbekistan and Afghanistan, vital for the delivering of humanitarian aid, is reopened

2007: In Pakistan, after the failure of an agreement of all the opposition parties on boycott, the PML-N of Nawaz Sharif decides to contest the coming general elections
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7135535.stm

2014: Sobho Gianchandani, one of Pakistan’s last leaders from its first generation of Marxists, dies at the age of 94
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30397351

 

On 9 December in Southeast Asian history

 

ON 9 DECEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on December 9, 2017

1941: During the World War II, the US 19th Bombardment Group attacks Japanese ships off the coast of Vigan, Luzon (Philippines)

1947: During the Polisionil 1 Operation, Dutch troops wiped out almost the entire male population of Rawagede (431 men and teenagers), a village in West Java, during the Indonesia independence war
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/09/2011914132145205737.html

1949: Burma recognized the People’s Republic of China

1955: Birth of Chamras Saewataporn, Thai composer and musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chamras_Saewataporn

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ld6TklH7-8Q

1960: Relieved of his command the day before, neutralist General Kong Le deposes Laos prime minister Souvanna

1962: Sultan of Brunei asks rebels to put down their weapons; rebellion breaks up. About 80 are killed in all, mostly rebels. Legislative Council is replaced by an Emergency Council

1972: North -Vietnam and Soviet Union sign an agreement for economic and military aid by the Soviet

2002: Indonesian diplomats and Gerakan Aceh Merdeka representatives sign a cessation of hostilities accord in Geneva. Details include a cease-fire to be monitored by foreign observers, and elections for an autonomous legislative body in 2004, and an agreement to allow the province to keep 70% of oil and gas revenues

2011: The Dutch government has formally apologised to the families of victims of a 1947 massacre on Indonesia’s Java island which left at least 150 people dead
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/12/201112964254240828.html

2013: Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolves parliament and called an election after sustained protests in the capital, Bangkok.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25252795
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/12/thai-prime-minister-calls-early-elections-20131299023402197.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/thai-pm-dissolves-parliament-calls-for-snap-elections/1806301.html

2013: Hundreds of South Asian workers continue riots in Singapore after being enraged by a yesterday fatal road accident in a rare case of public unrest in the wealthy city-state.
http://www.voanews.com/content/hundreds-of-south-asians-riot-singapores-little-india/1806308.html
http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/12/09/21830380-singapore-rocked-by-first-major-riot-in-44-years?lite

2015: The US temporarily lift certain trade sanctions on Myanmar, aiming to reinvigorate trade and support a peaceful political transition after a historic victory by democratic leader Aung San Suu Kyi
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/washington-cuts-sanctions-myanmar-ahead-democratic-transition

On 9 December in Japan’s history

ON 9 DECEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on December 9, 2017

1911: Birth of Ryuzo Sejima, Japanese officer then chairman of the board of directors of Asia University who died on September 4, 2007
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=538

Quid

1916: Death of Natsume Soseki, Japanese novelist, born on February 9, 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natsume_S%C5%8Dseki

1931: Chinese province of Rehe (Jehol) is attacked by the Japanese

1935: Opening of the Second London Naval Disarmament Conference. It resulted in the Second London Naval Treaty which was signed on March 25, 1936. Japan will leave the conference on January 15, 1936
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/naval-arms-control-1935.htm
http://disarmamentconferances.weebly.com/london-1936.html

1935: December 9th Movement, mass protest led by students in Beiping (present-day Beijing) that demands the Kuomintang government to actively resist potential Japanese aggression
http://www.ebeijing.gov.cn/feature_2/Century_Beijing/Events_of_Beijing/Before_1949/t918881.htm
http://et97.com/view/119357.htm

1937: Japanese forces, under the command of Lt General Asaka Yasuhiko starts assault on the Chinese city of Nanjing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanjing
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675025184_Battle-of-Nanking_gunboat_USS-Panay

1941: The Republic of China officially declares war against Japan and also to Germany and Italy

1941: During the World War II, the US 19th Bombardment Group attacks Japanese ships off the coast of Vigan, Luzon (Philippines)

1948: In Japan, Americans renounce to a decartelization plan

1957: First Japanese ambassador to Israel

1963: Birth of Masako, Crown Princess of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako,_Crown_Princess_of_Japan

1974: Takeo Miki is sworn in as 66th Japanese prime minister, after Kakuei Tanaka was obliged to resign after his implication in the Lockeed bribery scandal
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/cabinet/66_e.html

1984: Birth of Aya Okamoto, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Okamoto

2003: Japanese government decides to send a 1,000 strong military contingent for the reconstuction of Irak. It is the first time since 1945 that Japan sends (non-combattant) troops in a country on war

 

On 9 December in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 9 DECEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on December 9, 2017

1447: Birth of China emperor Chenghua (1464-1487) who died in September 1487
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chenghua_Emperor
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11530.html

1931: Chinese province of Rehe (Jehol) is attacked by the Japanese

1935: December 9th Movement, mass protest led by students in Beiping (present-day Beijing) that demands the Kuomintang government to actively resist potential Japanese aggression
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/December_9th_movement
http://www.ebeijing.gov.cn/feature_2/Century_Beijing/Events_of_Beijing/Before_1949/t918881.htm
http://et97.com/view/119357.htm

1935-12-09-movement

1937: Japanese forces, under the command of Lt General Asaka Yasuhiko starts assault on the Chinese city of Nanjing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanjing
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675025184_Battle-of-Nanking_gunboat_USS-Panay

1941: The Republic of China officially declares war against Japan and also to Germany and Italy

1949: Burma recognized the People’s Republic of China

1997: China and the United States Department of Defense officials hold the first formal consultations
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11558.html

2010: A girl, named only as an ‘angel of peace’ holds the first Confucius peace prize trophy after receiving it for the recipient, Lien Chan, at a confusing ceremony in Beijing
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/dec/09/confucius-prize-china-winner
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/asiapcf/12/09/china.confucius.peace/index.html

2010: An illegitimate bishop, Joseph Ma Yinglin, 45, is elected president of the Bishops’ Conference of the Catholic Church in China (BCCCC) while a Vatican-approved bishop, Johan Fang Xingyao,  becomes  head of the Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association (CCPA)
http://www.speroforum.com/a/44791/China-new-leader-for-church-not-approved-by-Vatican#.UqR8r8vLTIU

2014: One of the China’s longest-serving political prisoners, the ethnic Mongol dissident Hada, who spent much of the last two decades behind bars, has been freed, a family member said
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1659192/mongol-dissident-hada-freed-poor-health-family-says
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/china-releases-one-its-longest-serving-political-prisoners-relative-says