Daily Archives: 21 janvier 2018

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 21 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 21 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2018

1930: Opening of the London Naval Conference
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1921-1936/london-naval-conf

1930-01-21

1949: The United Nations Security  Council votes a resolution asking the resumption of negotiations between Netherlands and Indonesian independence leaders

1955: US Army takes charge of organization and training of South Vietnam Army

1968: The North Vietnamese forces attack the US Marines base of Khe Sanh, South Vietnam. One of the biggest battle of the Vietnam war, it finished only in early April

http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/khe/index.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-for-khe-sanh-begins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=St1yhbRdiZ4

1970: After two-month, resumming of sino-Us talks in Varsovy and again adjourned on May 18

1977: President Jimmy Carter pardons nearly all American Vietnam War draft evaders, some of whom had emigrated to Canada

1999: The Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen authorizes United Nations to organize the trial of Khmer Rouge

 

On 21 January in South Asian history

ON 21 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2018

1945: Death of Rash Behari Bose, an Indian leader against the British Ray in India, born on May 25, 1886
http://www.hindujagruti.org/articles/90.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rash_Behari_Bose
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/21-january-1945-rashbehari-bose-indian-revolutionary-died

1963: Death of Acharya Shivpujan Sahay, Indian author, born on August 9, 1893
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/acharya_shivpujan_sahay-profile-613-25.htm

1968: Birth of Sundar C., Indian actor and director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundar_C.

Sundar C

1972: Tripura, Meghalaya and Manipur become full-fledged states in India

1980: Birth of N. Santhanam, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N._Santhanam
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7uaPiaaz_DYumO7lF7JySg

1986: Birth of Sushant Singh Rajput, Indian actor
http://www.filmyfolks.com/celebrity/bollywood/sushant-singh-rajput.shtml

2006: Death of Bedanand Jha, Nepalese politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bedanand_Jha

2011: In a major step forward in Nepal’s tortured peace process, Maoist political leaders formally relinquish control of their 19,000-member army to a special governmental committee
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/23/world/asia/23nepal.html?ref=asia

2011: Death of E. V. V. Satyanarayana, Indian film director and producer, born on June 10, 1958
http://www.filmibeat.com/telugu/news/2011/evv-satyanarayana-died-cardiac-arrest-220111-aid0057.html
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/others/news-interviews/EVV-Satyanarayana-passes-away/articleshow/7339620.cms

EVV Satyanarayana

2012: Dozens of anti-government activists are arrested in the Maldivian capital Male;as the government accuses them of whipping up religious extremism
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120121-323253.html

2015: The new Sri Lankan government removes punishments imposed on controversial war-time army chief Sarath Fonseka by the previous regime
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30912331

On 21 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 21 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2017

1853: Birth of Leon Ma. Guerrero y Leogardo, Filipino writer, revolutionary leader, politician, the first licensed pharmacist in the Philippines, and one of the most eminent botanists in the country in his time, who died on April 13, 1935
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/893/today-in-philippine-history-january-21-1853-leon-ma-guerrero-was-born-ermita-manila
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le%C3%B3n_Mar%C3%ADa_Guerrero

1883: Birth of Amang Rodriguez, Filipino politician, who died on December 19, 1964
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eulogio_Rodriguez

1899: Aguinaldo promulgates what is now known as the Malolos Constitution (of the Philippines

http://www.philippine-history.org/malolos-congress.htm
https://www.jstor.org/stable/2142663?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

http://filipino.biz.ph/history/constitution.html

1899-01-21 Malolos constitution

1910: Birth of Eua Sunthornsanan, Thai composer and bandleader who died on April 1, 1981
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eua_Sunthornsanan

1918: Birth of Chichay, Filipino actress who died on March 31, 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chichay

1948: Dutch found « Negara Madura » government on Madura

1949: The United Nations Security  Council votes a resolution asking the resumption of negotiations between Netherlands and Indonesian independence leaders

1950: Nguyen Phan Long becomes Prime Minister of the State of Vietnam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_T%E1%BA%A5n_D%C5%A9ng

1955: US Army takes charge of organization and training of South Vietnam Army

1961: Senator Ferdinand Marcos is elected president of the Liberal party
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1427/today-in-philippine-history-january-21-1961-senator-marcos-was-elected-president-of-the-liberal-party

1968: The North Vietnamese forces attack the US Marines base of Khe Sanh, South Vietnam. One of the biggest battle of the Vietnam war, it finished only in early April
http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/khe/index.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-for-khe-sanh-begins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=St1yhbRdiZ4

1970: After two-month, resumming of sino-Us talks in Varsovy and again adjourned on May 18

1977: President Jimmy Carter pardons nearly all American Vietnam War draft evaders, some of whom had emigrated to Canada

1979: Birth of Inul Daratista, Indonesian dangdut singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inul_Daratista

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e80J5xPnMbg

1999: The Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen authorizes United Nations to organize the trial of Khmer Rouge

2008: Since the military seized power in September, a new elected parliament meets in Thailand
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7199647.stm

2010: A court in Vietnam has convicted four activists, including prominent human rights lawyer Le Cong Dinh, of trying to overthrow the Communist government
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8470110.stm
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/01/201012182633950983.html

2010: Joseph Estrada, the former Philippines president, is cleared to make a run for the presidency again in elections scheduled for later this year. Estrada, who was removed from office in 2001, argues that he never completed his first term
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/01/201012122529345315.html

2013: Death of Chumpol Silpa-archa, Thai academic and politician; Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand since 2011, born on June 6, 1940
http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887324624404578255130319377930
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/politics/BANHARN-MOURNS-DEMISE-OF-BROTHER-CHUMPOL-30198383.html

 

On 21 January in Japan’s history

ON 21 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2018

1546: Death of Azai Sukemasa, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in 1491
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azai_Sukemasa

1885: Birth of Japanese general Itagaki Seishiro, hanged on December 23, 1948 as criminal war
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=648
http://pwencycl.kgbudge.com/I/t/Itagaki_Seishiro.htm

1930: Opening of the London Naval Conference
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1921-1936/london-naval-conf

1930-01-21

1936: Birth of Japanese filmmaker Noriyoshi Matsura who died on January 15, 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0559676/

1936: Birth of Koji Hashimoto, Japanese film director who died in January 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0368057/

1969: Birth of Tsubaki Nekoi, Japanese manga artist
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=34268

1972: Birth of Yasunori Mitsuda, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasunori_Mitsuda

1980: Birth of Nana Mizuki, Japanese voice actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nana_Mizuki

 

On 21 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 21 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 21, 2018

1947: Birth of Rebiya Kadeer, president of the World Uyghur Congress, or on November 15, 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebiya_Kadeer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2O2gH-Q6MDs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpJWVt8rY3U

1949: After all the defeats of the Nationalist troops, the president of China, Chiang Kai-shek resigns as president of the Republic of China and replaced by Li Zongren
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zongren

1949-01-21 Chiang demission

1964: Birth of Wang Chao, Chinese actor
http://www.cinemasie.com/en/fiche/personne/wangchao/fiche.html

1981: Birth of Gillian Chung, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gillian_Chung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slK9IhHnYAs

2002: Taiwan president Chen Shui-bian appoints a new government led by the General Secretary of the presidence Yu Shyi-kun
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Shyi-kun

 

On 21 January in Asian history

ON 21 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2018

1546: Death of Azai Sukemasa, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in 1491
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azai_Sukemasa

1853: Birth of Leon Ma. Guerrero y Leogardo, Filipino writer, revolutionary leader, politician, the first licensed pharmacist in the Philippines, and one of the most eminent botanists in the country in his time, who died on April 13, 1935
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/893/today-in-philippine-history-january-21-1853-leon-ma-guerrero-was-born-ermita-manila
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le%C3%B3n_Mar%C3%ADa_Guerrero

1883: Birth of Amang Rodriguez, Filipino politician, who died on December 19, 1964
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eulogio_Rodriguez

1885: Birth of Japanese general Itagaki Seishiro, hanged on December 23, 1948 as criminal war
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=648
http://pwencycl.kgbudge.com/I/t/Itagaki_Seishiro.htm

1899: Aguinaldo promulgates what is now known as the Malolos Constitution (of the Philippines)
https://www.jstor.org/stable/2142663?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents
http://filipino.biz.ph/history/constitution.html

1899-01-21 Malolos constitution

1910: Birth of Eua Sunthornsanan, Thai composer and bandleader who died on April 1, 1981
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eua_Sunthornsanan

1914: The Gandhi-Smuts Agreement is reached between Gen. J.C. Smuts and Mahatma Gandhi, regarding voluntary registration, poll tax, recognition of Indian marriages and other matters
http://cvhf.org.uk/history-hub/the-gandhi-smuts-agreement-of-january-1914/

1918: Birth of Chichay, Filipino actress who died on March 31, 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chichay

1919: Death of Gojong, Korean Emperor, born on 8 September 1852 and forced by the Japanese to abdicate on 18 July 1907
http://webhome.phy.duke.edu/~myhan/kaf1515.pdf
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/southkorea/ig/Korea-s-Imperial-Family/Gojong–the-Gwangmu-Emperor.htm

1930: Opening of the London Naval Conference
https://history.state.gov/milestones/1921-1936/london-naval-conf

1930-01-21

1936: Birth of Japanese filmmaker Noriyoshi Matsura who died on January 15, 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0559676/

1936: Birth of Koji Hashimoto, Japanese film director who died in January 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0368057/

1945: British troops land on Ramree, near coast of Burma
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ramree_Island

1945: Death of Rash Behari Bose, an Indian leader against the British Ray in India, born on May 25, 1886
http://www.hindujagruti.org/articles/90.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rash_Behari_Bose
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/21-january-1945-rashbehari-bose-indian-revolutionary-died

1947: Birth of Rebiya Kadeer, president of the World Uyghur Congress, or on November 15, 1946
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebiya_Kadeer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2O2gH-Q6MDs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpJWVt8rY3U

1948: Dutch found « Negara Madura » government on Madura

1949: The United Nations Security  Council votes a resolution asking the resumption of negotiations between Netherlands and Indonesian independence leaders

1949: After all the defeats of the Nationalist troops, the president of China, Chiang Kai-shek resigns as president of the Republic of China and is replaced by Li Zongren
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zongren

1949-01-21 Chiang demission

1950: Nguyen Phan Long becomes Prime Minister of the State of Vietnam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_T%E1%BA%A5n_D%C5%A9ng

1955: US Army takes charge of organization and training of South Vietnam Army

1961: Senator Ferdinand Marcos is elected president of the Liberal party
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1427/today-in-philippine-history-january-21-1961-senator-marcos-was-elected-president-of-the-liberal-party

1963: Death of Acharya Shivpujan Sahay, Indian author, born on August 9, 1893
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/acharya_shivpujan_sahay-profile-613-25.htm

1964: Birth of Wang Chao, Chinese actor
http://www.cinemasie.com/en/fiche/personne/wangchao/fiche.html

1968: The North Vietnamese forces attack the US Marines base of Khe Sanh, South Vietnam. One of the biggest battle of the Vietnam war, it finished only in early April


http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/khe/index.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-for-khe-sanh-begins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=St1yhbRdiZ4

1968: Birth of Sundar C., Indian actor and director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundar_C.

Sundar C
  1970: After two-month, resumming of sino-Us talks in Varsovy and again adjourned on May 18

1972: Birth of Yasunori Mitsuda, Japanese composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasunori_Mitsuda

1972: Tripura, Meghalaya and Manipur become full-fledged states in India

1977: President Jimmy Carter pardons nearly all American Vietnam War draft evaders, some of whom had emigrated to Canada

1979: Birth of Inul Daratista, Indonesian dangdut singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inul_Daratista

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e80J5xPnMbg

1981: Birth of Gillian Chung, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gillian_Chung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slK9IhHnYAs

1984: Birth of Raymond and Richard Gutierrez, Filipino actors and television hosts

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCY5CXY8-wo

1999: The Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen authorizes United Nations to organize the trial of Khmer Rouge

2002: Taiwan president Chen Shui-bian appoints a new government led by the General Secretary of the presidence Yu Shyi-kun
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Shyi-kun

2007: Suicide of U Nee, Korean pop artist, born on May 3, 1981
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U%3BNee

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xJP3S5Toko

2008: Since the military seized power in September, a new elected parliament meets in Thailand
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7199647.stm

2010: A court in Vietnam convicts four activists, including prominent human rights lawyer Le Cong Dinh, of trying to overthrow the Communist government
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8470110.stm
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/01/201012182633950983.html

2010: Joseph Estrada, the former Philippines president, is cleared to make a run for the presidency again in elections scheduled for later this year. Estrada, who was removed from office in 2001, argues that he never completed his first term
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/01/201012122529345315.html

2011: In a major step forward in Nepal’s tortured peace process, Maoist political leaders formally relinquish control of their 19,000-member army to a special governmental committee
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/23/world/asia/23nepal.html?ref=asia

2011: Death of E. V. V. Satyanarayana, Indian film director and producer, born on June 10, 1958
http://www.filmibeat.com/telugu/news/2011/evv-satyanarayana-died-cardiac-arrest-220111-aid0057.html
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/others/news-interviews/EVV-Satyanarayana-passes-away/articleshow/7339620.cms

EVV Satyanarayana

2012: Dozens of anti-government activists are arrested in the Maldivian capital Male;as the government accuses them of whipping up religious extremism
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120121-323253.html

2013: North Korea is loosening some restrictions on foreign mobile phones by allowing visitors to bring their own into the country. However, security regulations still prohibit mobile phone calls between foreigners and locals
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jan/21/north-korea-foreigners-mobile-phones

2013: Death of Chumpol Silpa-archa, Thai academic and politician; Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand since 2011, born on June 6, 1940
http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887324624404578255130319377930
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/politics/BANHARN-MOURNS-DEMISE-OF-BROTHER-CHUMPOL-30198383.html

2015: The new Sri Lankan government removes punishments imposed on controversial war-time army chief Sarath Fonseka by the previous regime
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30912331