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On 11 January in Asian history

1943-01-11 GB Extraterritorialité

ON 11 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 11, 2018

782: Death of Kōnin, emperor of Japan, born on November 18, 709
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dnin

1322: Birth of Japanese emperor Komyo (1336-1348) who died on July 26, 1380
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmy%C5%8D

1359: Birth of Japanese Emperor Go-En’yu (1371-1382) who died on June 6, 1393
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-En%27yu

1779: Ching-Thang Khomba (Rajarshi Bhagya) is re-coronated king of Manipur
http://en.academic.ru/dic.nsf/enwiki/4198663
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ching-Thang_Khomba

Ching Thang Khomba 1851: Hong Xiuquan, leader of the Taiping, proclaims himself “Celest king of the Great Peace (Taiping)”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977188
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/154.html

1868: Birth of Cai Yuanpei (Tsai Yuan-pei), Chinese educator who was the first president of the Academia Sinica, who died on March 5, 1940
http://www.britannica.com/biography/Cai-Yuanpei
https://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/tsai-yuan-pei-cai-yuanpei-%E8%94%A1%E5%85%83%E5%9F%B9/

1894: The Tonghak peasant army defeat the Korean army and the government asks China for military support
http://koreanhistory.info/Tonghak.htm

1897, the so-called Filipino « Thirteen Martyrs of Bagumbayan » are executed
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/871/today-in-philippine-history-january-11-1897-the-socalled-thirteen-martyrs-of-bagumbayan-were-executed
http://www.executedtoday.com/2010/01/11/1897-the-thirteen-martyrs-of-bagumbayan/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Martyrs_of_Bagumbayan

1901: Birth of Kwon Ki-ok, the first Korean female aviator, as well as being the first female pilot in China, who died in April 1988
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kwon_Ki-ok

1902: Birth of Atang de la Rama Filipino actress who died on July 11, 1991
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1418/today-in-philippine-history-january-11-1902-atang-de-la-rama-was-born-in-pandacan-manila
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atang_de_la_Rama

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1O07UomWaI

1911: Birth of Zenko Suzuki, Japanese Prime Minister (1980-1982) who died on July 19, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zenko_Suzuki

1914: Yuan Shikai, president of the Republic of China seizes all power
http://www.gwpda.org/bio/xyz/yuansh.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Cdr18rsiaA

1942: Japan declares war on the Netherlands while invading the Netherlands East Indies
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tarakan_(1942)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netherlands_East_Indies

1942: The Japanese capture Kuala Lumpur (Malaya)


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kuala_Lumpur
http://ww2daybyday.blogspot.fr/2013/01/the-japanese-capture-kuala-lumpur-1942.html
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/50140967

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09dGuZ6zQt0

1943: US and Britain relinquish extraterritorial rights in China
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/215
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-British_New_Equal_Treaty
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-American_New_Equal_Treaty

1943-01-11 GB Extraterritorialité

1944: Birth of Shibu Soren, Indian politician, president of JMM political party, condemned for murder in December 2006, then acquitted in August 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shibu_Soren
http://www.hindu.com/2006/12/06/stories/2006120604630100.htm

1954: Birth of Kailash Satyarthi, Indian engineer, academic, and activist, 2014 Peace Nobel Prize laureate
http://www.kailashsatyarthi.net/biography/
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/kailash-satyarthi-5385.php

Kailash Satyarthi

1956: Vietnamese president  Diem publishes a decree aiming to quell any opposition to his politics
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/diem-issues-ordinance-no-6

1964: Sukarno and Macapagal relaunch the idea of Maphilindo, a regional association including Malaysia, the Philippines and Indonesia
https://au.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080311051627AAypt0S

1964-01-11 Mapilindo

1965: Major cities, especially Saigon and Hue, and much of central Vietnam are disrupted by demonstrations and strikes led by Buddhists
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/demonstrations-erupt-in-saigon-and-hue

1966: Death of Lal Bahadur Shasri, second Indian Prime Minister, of heart attack, just after signing the Tashkent join declaration with Pakistani counterpart Ayub Khan


http://www.oneindia.com/feature/48-years-on-mystery-behind-lal-bahadur-shastri-s-death-continues-1533944.html
http://www.rediff.com/news/report/new-revelation-about-lal-bahadur-shastri/20110622.htm

1970: Birth of Joy Nilo, Filipino Composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joy_Nilo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B__VUn9PMDs

1972: East Pakistan rename itself Bangladesh

1974: Beijing denounces the occupation of Paracel islands by South Vietnam
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/605.html

1978: Death of Ibne Insha, Pakistani humorist and Urdu poet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibn-e-Insha

1982:-Deng Xiaoping for the first time proposes the concept of « one country, two systems » for Hong Kong and Macau
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_country,_two_systems
http://www.china.org.cn/english/features/dengxiaoping/103372.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/561.html

1982: Birth of Son Ye-jin, South Korean actress
https://mydramalist.com/people/293-son-ye-jin
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Son_Ye-jin.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fev8mDxWj_c

1983: Yasuhiro Nakasone is the first Japanese Prime Minister to go to South Korea since WWII
http://www.nytimes.com/1983/01/12/world/nakasone-and-chun-meet-in-seoul-to-discuss-big-tokyo-aid-package.html

1985: Birth of Rie fu, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rie_fu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjeYsEIho6Q

1991: Birth of Hyolyn, South Korean singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyolyn
http://www.kpopstarz.com/articles/68464/20131205/hyolyn-sistar-one-way-love-hate-billboard-kpop.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz8zZs09Rfk

1996: Ryutaro Ashimoto becomes Japanese Prime Minister, replacing Tomiichi Murayama, through July 1998
http://www.mofa.go.jp/policy/economy/apec/1997/rh_profile.html

2007: Bangladeshi President  Iajuddin Ahmed leaves as interim Prime Minister. Fakhruddin Ahmed is sworn in as chief adviser of the caretaker government. Emergency law is declared
http://www.thedailystar.net/2007/01/12/d7011201011.htm

2007: China conducts the first successful anti-satellite missile test of any nation since 1985
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/01/18/AR2007011801029.html

2009: Thailand : By-elections for a total of 29 new MPs tilted in favor of the Democrat-led coalition government, which won 19 more House seats while opposition Pheu Thai and Pracharaj parties got just 10. As a result, the government’s majority was boosted to 255 from 236 compared to the opposition’s 205 MPs, up from 195

2013: Death of Nguyen Khanh, Vietnamese general and politician, 3rd President of South Vietnam, born on November 8, 1927
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/28/world/asia/nguyen-khanh-general-who-led-coup-in-south-vietnam-dies-at-86.html?_r=0
http://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Nguyen_Khanh.html

Nguyen Khanh

2014: Actress Keiko Awaji, known for her role as the girlfriend of a U.S. Navy airman in the 1954 Hollywood movie “The Bridges at Toko-Ri” about the Korean War, dies of esophageal cancer. She was 80
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/01/11/national/actress-keiko-awaji-best-known-for-role-in-the-bridges-at-toko-ri-dies-at-age-80/#.UtG5nMvLRMs

2014: The Philippines and Vietnam condemn a new Chinese law that requires foreign fishermen to seek Beijing’s approval to operate in much of the South China Sea, but China’s Foreign Ministry insisted it has the right do so.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/118205/philippines-vietnam-condemn-chinas-fishing-law/

2014: Death of Muhammad Habibur Rahman, Indian-Bangladeshi jurist and politician, shortly caretaker Prime Minister of Bangladesh in 1996, born on December 3, 1928
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2014/01/11/habibur-rahman-passes-away

2015: Death of Chashi Nazrul Islam, Bangladeshi director and producer, born on October 23, 1941
http://thedailynewnation.com/news/39116/noted-filmmaker-chashi-nazrul-islam-dies.html
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2015/01/11/chashi-nazrul-islam-no-more
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chashi_Nazrul_Islam

2016: Representatives from Pakistan, the USA, China and Afghanistan have met in Islamabad to discuss plans for peace negotiations with the Taliban. The Taliban, however, are not participating in the talks
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-35279283
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/01/afghan-peace-talks-resume-pakistan-160111045824649.html
http://www.rferl.org/content/afghanistan-pakistan-talks-china-us/27480460.html

2017: China issues a white paper on policies related to Asia-Pacific security cooperation, which also clarified the nation’s stance on issues of regional concern
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/11/c_135974121.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2017-01/11/c_135973695_2.htm

 

Holidays and observances

Kagami Biraki (Japan)

On 11 January in South Asian history

ON 11 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on January 11, 2018

1779: Ching-Thang Khomba (Rajarshi Bhagya) is re-coronated king of Manipur
http://en.academic.ru/dic.nsf/enwiki/4198663
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ching-Thang_Khomba

Ching Thang Khomba 1944: Birth of Shibu Soren, Indian politician, president of JMM political party, condemned for murder in December 2006, then acquitted in August 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shibu_Soren
http://www.hindu.com/2006/12/06/stories/2006120604630100.htm

1954: Birth of Kailash Satyarthi, Indian engineer, academic, and activist, 2014 Peace Nobel Prize laureate
http://www.kailashsatyarthi.net/biography/
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/kailash-satyarthi-5385.php

Kailash Satyarthi

1966: Death of Lal Bahadur Shasri, second Indian Prime Minister, of heart attack, just after signing the Tashkent join declaration with Pakistani counterpart Ayub Khan


http://www.oneindia.com/feature/48-years-on-mystery-behind-lal-bahadur-shastri-s-death-continues-1533944.html
http://www.rediff.com/news/report/new-revelation-about-lal-bahadur-shastri/20110622.htm

1972: East Pakistan rename itself Bangladesh

1978: Death of Ibne Insha, Pakistani humorist and Urdu poet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibn-e-Insha

2007: Bangladeshi President  Iajuddin Ahmed leaves as interim Prime Minister. Fakhruddin Ahmed is sworn in as chief adviser of the caretaker government. Emergency law is declared
http://www.thedailystar.net/2007/01/12/d7011201011.htm

2014: Death of Muhammad Habibur Rahman, Indian-Bangladeshi jurist and politician, shortly caretaker Prime Minister of Bangladesh in 1996, born on December 3, 1928
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2014/01/11/habibur-rahman-passes-away

2015: Death of Chashi Nazrul Islam, Bangladeshi director and producer, born on October 23, 1941
http://thedailynewnation.com/news/39116/noted-filmmaker-chashi-nazrul-islam-dies.html
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2015/01/11/chashi-nazrul-islam-no-more
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chashi_Nazrul_Islam

2016: Representatives from Pakistan, the USA, China and Afghanistan have met in Islamabad to discuss plans for peace negotiations with the Taliban. The Taliban, however, are not participating in the talks
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-35279283
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/01/afghan-peace-talks-resume-pakistan-160111045824649.html
http://www.rferl.org/content/afghanistan-pakistan-talks-china-us/27480460.html

 

On 11 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 11 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on January 11, 2018

1897, the so-called Filipino « Thirteen Martyrs of Bagumbayan » are executed
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/871/today-in-philippine-history-january-11-1897-the-socalled-thirteen-martyrs-of-bagumbayan-were-executed
http://www.executedtoday.com/2010/01/11/1897-the-thirteen-martyrs-of-bagumbayan/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thirteen_Martyrs_of_Bagumbayan

1902: Birth of Atang de la Rama Filipino actress who died on July 11, 1991
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1418/today-in-philippine-history-january-11-1902-atang-de-la-rama-was-born-in-pandacan-manila
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atang_de_la_Rama

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1O07UomWaI

1942: Japan declares war on the Netherlands while invading the Netherlands East Indies
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tarakan_(1942)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netherlands_East_Indies

1942: The Japanese capture Kuala Lumpur (Malaya)


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kuala_Lumpur
http://ww2daybyday.blogspot.fr/2013/01/the-japanese-capture-kuala-lumpur-1942.html
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/50140967

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09dGuZ6zQt0

1956: Vietnamese president  Diem publishes a decree aiming to quell any opposition to his politics
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/diem-issues-ordinance-no-6

1964: Sukarno and Macapagal relaunch the idea of Maphilindo, a regional association including Malaysia, the Philippines and Indonesia
https://au.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080311051627AAypt0S

1964-01-11 Mapilindo

1965: Major cities, especially Saigon and Hue, and much of central Vietnam are disrupted by demonstrations and strikes led by Buddhists
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/demonstrations-erupt-in-saigon-and-hue

1973: Beijing denounces the occupation of Paracel islands by South Vietnam
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/605.html

2009: In Thailand, by-elections for a total of 29 new MPs tilted in favor of the Democrat-led coalition government, which won 19 more House seats while opposition Pheu Thai and Pracharaj parties got just 10. As a result, the government’s majority was boosted to 255 from 236 compared to the opposition’s 205 MPs, up from 195

2013: Death of Nguyen Khanh, Vietnamese general and politician, 3rd President of South Vietnam, born on November 8, 1927
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/28/world/asia/nguyen-khanh-general-who-led-coup-in-south-vietnam-dies-at-86.html?_r=0
http://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Nguyen_Khanh.html

Nguyen Khanh

2014: The Philippines and Vietnam condemn a new Chinese law that requires foreign fishermen to seek Beijing’s approval to operate in much of the South China Sea, but China’s Foreign Ministry insisted it has the right do so.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/118205/philippines-vietnam-condemn-chinas-fishing-law/

 

On 11 January in Japan’s history

ON 11 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on January 11, 2018

782: Death of Kōnin, emperor of Japan, born on November 18, 709
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dnin

1322: Birth of Japanese emperor Komyo (1336-1348) who died on July 26, 1380
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_K%C5%8Dmy%C5%8D

1359: Birth of Japanese Emperor Go-En’yu (1371-1382) who died on June 6, 1393
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-En%27yu

1911: Birth of Zenko Suzuki, Japanese Prime Minister (1980-1982) who died on July 19, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zenko_Suzuki

1942: Japan declares war on the Netherlands while invading the Netherlands East Indies
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tarakan_(1942)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netherlands_East_Indies

1942: The Japanese capture Kuala Lumpur (Malaya)


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kuala_Lumpur
http://ww2daybyday.blogspot.fr/2013/01/the-japanese-capture-kuala-lumpur-1942.html
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/50140967

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09dGuZ6zQt0

1983: Yasuhiro Nakasone is the first Japanese Prime Minister to go to South Korea since WWII
http://www.nytimes.com/1983/01/12/world/nakasone-and-chun-meet-in-seoul-to-discuss-big-tokyo-aid-package.html

1985: Birth of Rie fu, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rie_fu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjeYsEIho6Q

1996: Ryutaro Ashimoto becomes Japanese Prime Minister, replacing Tomiichi Murayama, through July 1998
http://www.mofa.go.jp/policy/economy/apec/1997/rh_profile.html

2014: Actress Keiko Awaji, known for her role as the girlfriend of a U.S. Navy airman in the 1954 Hollywood movie “The Bridges at Toko-Ri” about the Korean War, dies of esophageal cancer. She was 80
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/01/11/national/actress-keiko-awaji-best-known-for-role-in-the-bridges-at-toko-ri-dies-at-age-80/#.UtG5nMvLRMs

 

Holidays and observances

Kagami Biraki (Japan)

On 11 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1943-01-11 GB Extraterritorialité

ON 11 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on January 11, 2018

1851: Hong Xiuquan, leader of the Taiping, proclaims himself “Celest king of the Great Peace (Taiping)”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977188

1868: Birth of Cai Yuanpei (Tsai Yuan-pei), Chinese educator who was the first president of the Academia Sinica, who died on March 5, 1940
http://www.britannica.com/biography/Cai-Yuanpei
https://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/tsai-yuan-pei-cai-yuanpei-%E8%94%A1%E5%85%83%E5%9F%B9/

1894: The Tonghak peasant army defeat the Korean army and the government asks China for military support
http://koreanhistory.info/Tonghak.htm

1914: Yuan Shikai, president of the Republic of China seizes all power
http://www.gwpda.org/bio/xyz/yuansh.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Cdr18rsiaA

1943: US and Britain relinquish extraterritorial rights in China
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/215
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-British_New_Equal_Treaty
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-American_New_Equal_Treaty

1943-01-11 GB Extraterritorialité

1974: Beijing denounces the occupation of Paracel islands by South Vietnam
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/605.html

1982:-Deng Xiaoping for the first time proposes the concept of « one country, two systems » for Hong Kong and Macau
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_country,_two_systems
http://www.china.org.cn/english/features/dengxiaoping/103372.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/561.html

2007: China conducts the first successful anti-satellite missile test of any nation since 1985
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/01/18/AR2007011801029.html

2014: The Philippines and Vietnam condemn a new Chinese law that requires foreign fishermen to seek Beijing’s approval to operate in much of the South China Sea, but China’s Foreign Ministry insisted it has the right do so.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/118205/philippines-vietnam-condemn-chinas-fishing-law/

2017: China issues a white paper on policies related to Asia-Pacific security cooperation, which also clarified the nation’s stance on issues of regional concern
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-01/11/c_135974121.htm
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/china/2017-01/11/c_135973695_2.htm