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On 13 December in Asian history

ON 13 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 13, 2017

769: Death of Du Hongjian, Chinese chancellor, born in 709
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Du_Hongjian

1627: Wei Zhongxian, maybe the most powerfull eunuch in Chinese history, commits suicide
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11668.html
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Ming/personsweizhongxian.html

Wei Zhongxian

1678: Birth of Yongzheng, 4th Qing emperor (1722-1735)
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yongzheng_Emperor
http://www.npm.gov.tw/exh98/yongzheng/en0201.htm

1769: After the defeat of its fourth invasion army. China renounces to invade Burma

1863: Gojong is enthroned as emperor of Korea
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/special/2008/12/176_35304.html

1897: In China, Port-Arthur (Lüshun) is occupied by the Russian

1920: Birth of Kaysone Phomvihana, Laos Prime minister (1975-1991) and president from 1991 to 1992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaysone_Phomvihane

1921: By a Four-Powers Pact, Britain, France, Japan and the United States pledge mutual respect for the possessions and mandates of other signatories in the Pacific

1929: Birth of Ngo Quang Truong, South Vietnam general who died on January 22, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ng%C3%B4_Quang_Tr%C6%B0%E1%BB%9Fng

1931: Japanese Government of Tsuyoshi Inukai is formed
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/17.html

1936: Birth of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan (Aga Khan IV), Imam (leader) of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims
http://www.anusha.com/agakhan.htm
http://ismailimail.wordpress.com/2007/03/09/more-pictures-of-his-highness-prince-karim-aga-khan-in-islamabad-pakistan/

1937: Japanese troops take Nanjing and start mass killings and rapes

http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/nanking.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/nanjing-massacre
http://www.pacificwar.org.au/JapWarCrimes/TenWarCrimes/Rape_Nanking.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbzv5-Oh60I

1944: Birth of Hwang Jang Lee, Korean martial artistand film actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hwang_Jang_Lee
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=504

1944: Japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138
http://kamikazeimages.net/books/ships/nashville/index.htm

1944-12-13 USS Nashville après kamicaze

1954: Agreement between USA, France and Vietnam to provide military  assistance to South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem government

1960: In Laos, Phoumi Nosavan attacks Vientiane. After the victory, he  will install a rightist government with Boun Oum as Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boun_Oum

1960: Birth of Daggubati Venkatesh, Indian film actor
http://www.gloriousindia.com/profiles/Daggubati_Venkatesh
http://celebprofile.blogspot.fr/2011/03/victory-venkatesh-telugu-actor-photos.html

1964: Birth of Hide (Hideto Matsumoto), Japanese  musician who commited suicide on May 2, 1998
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hide_(musician)

1968: Birth of Chen Hong, Chinese actress, wife of  Chen Kaige
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chen_Hong_(actress)
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=8234

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGNY8MjU7c4

1972: Vietnam peace negotiations in Paris deadlocked
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/peace-negotiations-in-paris-deadlocked

1974: North Vietnamese begins attack on Phuoc Long Province
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-commence-attack-on-phuoc-long-province

1980: Birth of Bosco Wong, Hong Kong singer and actor
https://www.spcnet.tv/Bosco-Wong-Chung-Chak-ac11.html#.VIscP73LRMs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2sSyQC-csHU

1986: Death of Smita Patil, Indian actress, born on October 17, 1955
http://www.hindilyrics.net/profiles/smita-patil.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smita_Patil
http://www.magnamags.com/stardust/the-paranoias-and-phobias-of-smita-patil/2593
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13th-december-1986-smita-patil-actress-passed-away 

 

1991: North and South Korea sign a treaty of non aggression and  reconciliation after 46 years of conflict
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/12/13/world/koreas-sign-pact-renouncing-force-in-a-step-to-unity.html

1991-12-13 Treaty

1993: President Fidel V. Ramos signs into law Republic Act No. 7659 imposing death penalty on heinous crimes
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/817/today-in-philippine-history-december-13-1993-president-fidel-v-ramos-signed-into-law-republic-act-no-7659-imposing-death-penalty-on-heinous-crimes
http://www.lawphil.net/statutes/repacts/ra1993/ra_7659_1993.html

1995: China’s most influential democracy activist, Wei Jingsheng, who  already had spent 16 years in prison, is sentenced to 14 more years

1996: Death of Chinese playwright Cao Yu, born on September 24, 1910
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11696.html
http://www.nytimes.com/1996/12/16/theater/cao-yu-86-modernized-chinese-drama.html

2001: Suicide attack on Indian parliament by Kashmiri militants
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/december/13/newsid_3695000/3695057.stm
http://www.dw.com/en/suicide-bombers-attack-indian-parliament/a-352279

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0i40K1W0QY

2006: Sultan Nizam Zainal Abidin (elected on 3 November) starts his 5  years term as king of Malaysia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mizan_Zainal_Abidin_of_Terengganu

2008: Burma’s military government frees Sandar Win, the daughter of the  late leader Ne Win, who has been under house arrest for more than six years.  Her husband and three sons were sentenced to death, although they have not yet  been executed
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7781368.stm

2008: The United States say that it will suspend fuel aid shipments to  energy-strapped North Korea until Pyongyang agrees to a written plan to verify  its nuclear disarmament
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/12/200812132740240913.html

2009: A cargo aircraft transporting over 35 tons of arms from North  Korea is seized and its five-man crew detained after landing at Bangkok airport  for refuelling
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/2009121343419230693.html
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/200912142174131953.html

2011: Death of Kabir Chowdhury, Bangladeshi academic, born on February 9, 1923
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Chowdhury,_Kabir

2011: Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, 84, who was king previously in the 1970s, becomes the first person to hold the position twice and is crowned in a ceremony steeped in centuries-old Malay royal traditions
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20111213-316041.html

2012: Japan scrambles fighter jets in response to a Chinese plane in the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands dispute
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/world/asia/japan-scrambles-jets-in-island-dispute-with-china.html?_r=0
http://collapsechina.blogspot.fr/2012/12/tokyo-responds-to-chinese-plane-sending.html

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on December 13 in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 13 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on December 13, 2017

1769: After the defeat of its fourth invasion army. China renounces to invade Burma

1897: In China, Port-Arthur (Lüshun) is occupied by the Russian

1921: By a Four-Powers Pact, Britain, France, Japan and the United States pledge mutual respect for the possessions and mandates of other signatories in the Pacific

1937: Japanese troops take Nanjing and start mass killings and rapes

http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/nanking.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/nanjing-massacre
http://www.pacificwar.org.au/JapWarCrimes/TenWarCrimes/Rape_Nanking.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbzv5-Oh60I

1944: Japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138
http://kamikazeimages.net/books/ships/nashville/index.htm

1944-12-13 USS Nashville après kamicaze

1954: Agreement between USA, France and Vietnam to provide military  assistance to South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem government

1960: In Laos, Phoumi Nosavan attacks Vientiane. After the victory, he  will install a rightist government with Boun Oum as Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boun_Oum

1972: Vietnam peace negotiations in Paris deadlocked
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/peace-negotiations-in-paris-deadlocked

1974: North Vietnamese begins attack on Phuoc Long Province
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-commence-attack-on-phuoc-long-province

1991: North and South Korea sign a treaty of non aggression and  reconciliation after 46 years of conflict
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/12/13/world/koreas-sign-pact-renouncing-force-in-a-step-to-unity.html

1991-12-13 Treaty

2001: Suicide attack on Indian parliament by Kashmiri militants
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/december/13/newsid_3695000/3695057.stm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0i40K1W0QY

2008: The United States say that it will suspend fuel aid shipments to  energy-strapped North Korea until Pyongyang agrees to a written plan to verify  its nuclear disarmament
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/12/200812132740240913.html

2009: A cargo aircraft transporting over 35 tons of arms from North  Korea is seized and its five-man crew detained after landing at Bangkok airport  for refuelling
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/2009121343419230693.html
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/200912142174131953.html

2012: Japan scrambles fighter jets in response to a Chinese plane in the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands dispute
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/world/asia/japan-scrambles-jets-in-island-dispute-with-china.html?_r=0
http://collapsechina.blogspot.fr/2012/12/tokyo-responds-to-chinese-plane-sending.html

 

On 13 December in South Asian history

ON 13 DECEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 13, 2017

1936: Birth of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan (Aga Khan IV), Imam (leader) of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims
http://www.anusha.com/agakhan.htm
http://ismailimail.wordpress.com/2007/03/09/more-pictures-of-his-highness-prince-karim-aga-khan-in-islamabad-pakistan/

1960: Birth of Daggubati Venkatesh, Indian film actor
http://www.gloriousindia.com/profiles/Daggubati_Venkatesh
http://celebprofile.blogspot.fr/2011/03/victory-venkatesh-telugu-actor-photos.html

1980: Birth of Swastika Mukherjee, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swastika_Mukherjee

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qnw7eUr6Uq0

1986: Death of Smita Patil, Indian actress, born on October 17, 1955
http://www.hindilyrics.net/profiles/smita-patil.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smita_Patil
http://www.magnamags.com/stardust/the-paranoias-and-phobias-of-smita-patil/2593
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13th-december-1986-smita-patil-actress-passed-away

 

2001: Suicide attack on Indian parliament by Kashmiri militants
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/december/13/newsid_3695000/3695057.stm
http://www.dw.com/en/suicide-bombers-attack-indian-parliament/a-352279

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0i40K1W0QY

 

 

On 13 December in Southeast Asian history

ON 13 DECEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 13, 2017

1920: Birth of Kaysone Phomvihana, Laos Prime minister (1975-1991) and president  in 1991-1992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaysone_Phomvihane

1929: Birth of Ngo Quang Truong, South Vietnam general who died on January 22, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ng%C3%B4_Quang_Tr%C6%B0%E1%BB%9Fng

 
1954: Agreement between USA, France and Vietnam to provide military  assistance to South Vietnam Ngo Dinh Diem government

1960: In Laos, Phoumi Nosavan attacks Vientiane. After the victory, he  will install a rightist government with Boun Oum as Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boun_Oum

1972: Vietnam peace negotiations in Paris deadlocked
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/peace-negotiations-in-paris-deadlocked

1974: North Vietnamese begins attack on Phuoc Long Province
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-commence-attack-on-phuoc-long-province

1993: President Fidel V. Ramos signs into law Republic Act No. 7659 imposing death penalty on heinous crimes
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/817/today-in-philippine-history-december-13-1993-president-fidel-v-ramos-signed-into-law-republic-act-no-7659-imposing-death-penalty-on-heinous-crimes
http://www.lawphil.net/statutes/repacts/ra1993/ra_7659_1993.html

2006: Sultan Nizam Zainal Abidin (elected on 3 November) starts his 5  years term as king of Malaysia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mizan_Zainal_Abidin_of_Terengganu

 
2008: Burma’s military government frees Sandar Win, the daughter of the  late leader Ne Win, who has been under house arrest for more than six years.  Her husband and three sons were sentenced to death, although they have not yet  been executed
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7781368.stm

2009: A cargo aircraft transporting over 35 tons of arms from North  Korea is seized and its five-man crew detained after landing at Bangkok airport  for refuelling
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/2009121343419230693.html
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/200912142174131953.html

2011: Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, 84, who was king previously in the 1970s, becomes the first person to hold the position twice and is crowned in a ceremony steeped in centuries-old Malay royal traditions
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20111213-316041.html

On 13 December in Japan’s history

ON 13 DECEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on December 13, 2017

1921: By a Four-Powers Pact, Britain, France, Japan and the United States pledge mutual respect for the possessions and mandates of other signatories in the Pacific

1931: Japanese Government of Tsuyoshi Inukai is formed
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/17.html

1937: Japanese troops take Nanjing and start mass killings and rapes
http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/nanking.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/nanjing-massacre
http://www.pacificwar.org.au/JapWarCrimes/TenWarCrimes/Rape_Nanking.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbzv5-Oh60I

1944: Japanese kamikaze crashes into US cruiser Nashville, kills 138
http://kamikazeimages.net/books/ships/nashville/index.htm

1944-12-13 USS Nashville après kamicaze

1964: Birth of Hide (Hideto Matsumoto), Japanese  musician who commited suicide on May 2, 1998
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hide_(musician)

1980: Birth of Satoshi Tsumabuki, Japanese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Tsumabuki_Satoshi

1980: Birth of Swastika Mukherjee, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swastika_Mukherjee

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qnw7eUr6Uq0

2012: Japan scrambles fighter jets in response to a Chinese plane in the Senkaku Islands dispute
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/world/asia/japan-scrambles-jets-in-island-dispute-with-china.html?_r=0
http://collapsechina.blogspot.fr/2012/12/tokyo-responds-to-chinese-plane-sending.html

 

On 13 December in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 13 DECEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on December 13, 2017

769: Death of Du Hongjian, Chinese chancellor, born in 709
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Du_Hongjian

1627: Wei Zhongxian, maybe the most powerfull eunuch in Chinese history, commits suicide
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11668.html
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Ming/personsweizhongxian.html

Wei Zhongxian

1678: Birth of Yongzheng, 4th Qing emperor (1722-1735)
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yongzheng_Emperor
http://www.npm.gov.tw/exh98/yongzheng/en0201.htm

1769: After the defeat of its fourth invasion army. China renounces to invade Burma

1897: In China, Port-Arthur (Lüshun) is occupied by the Russian

1937: Japanese troops take Nanjing and start mass killings and rapes

http://www.historyplace.com/worldhistory/genocide/nanking.htm
http://www.history.com/topics/nanjing-massacre
http://www.pacificwar.org.au/JapWarCrimes/TenWarCrimes/Rape_Nanking.html


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbzv5-Oh60I

1968: Birth of Chen Hong, Chinese actress, wife of  Chen Kaige
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chen_Hong_(actress)
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=8234

1980: Birth of Bosco Wong, Hong Kong singer and actor
https://www.spcnet.tv/Bosco-Wong-Chung-Chak-ac11.html#.VIscP73LRMs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2sSyQC-csHU

1995: China’s most influential democracy activist, Wei Jingsheng, who  already had spent 16 years in prison, is sentenced to 14 more years

1996: Death of Chinese playwright Cao Yu, born on September 24, 1910
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11696.html
http://www.nytimes.com/1996/12/16/theater/cao-yu-86-modernized-chinese-drama.html

2006: The Baiji, or Chinese River Dolphin, announced as extinct

2012: Japan scrambles fighter jets in response to a Chinese plane in the Diaoyu Islands dispute
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/world/asia/japan-scrambles-jets-in-island-dispute-with-china.html?_r=0
http://collapsechina.blogspot.fr/2012/12/tokyo-responds-to-chinese-plane-sending.html