Daily Archives: 9 mai 2018

On 9 May in Asian history

 

ON 9 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 9, 2018

1147: Birth of Minamoto no Yorimoto, founder and first shogun of the Kamatura shogunate who died on 9 February 1199
http://www.samurai-archives.com/mny.html

1540: Birth of Maharana Pratap, Hindu ruler of Mewar who died on January 29, 1597
http://www.chittorgarh.com/maharana-pratap.asp
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/9-may-1540-maharana-pratap-indian-ruler-was-born

1593: A strong Chinese action, combined with strong efforts of Korean national hero Yi Sunshin (1545-1598) forces Japanese to leave Seoul
http://www.koreanhero.net/en/AboutYiSunsin.htm

1849: Birth of Empress Shoken, also known as Empress Dowager Shoken, empress consort of Emperor Meiji of Japan who died on April 9, 1914
http://everything2.com/title/Empress+Shoken

1866: Birth of Gopal Krishna Gokhale, leader of Indian Independence Movement, who died on 19 February 1915
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/gopal-krishna-gokhale.html
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/29.html

1874: The first horse-drawn omnibus makes its debut in the city of Mumbay, plying on two routes

1914: Sneevliet founds Indische Sociaal-Democratische Vereeniging, would become PKI (Indonesian Communist Party)

1915: Following a Japanese ultimatum, Yuan Shikai accept the humiliating Japanese “21 Demands”
http://thediplomat.com/2015/01/china-japan-and-the-21-demands/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4277.html

1932: Pu Yi becomes the puppet leader of Manchukuo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchukuo



1941: On board of Japanese cuirassier Natrri, Peace convention between France and Thailand is signed returning right side of the Mekong river Laotian and Cambodian territories to Thailand
http://www.ww2f.com/topic/12620-vichy-versus-asia-the-franco-siamese-war-of-1941/

1947: Birth of Yukiya Amano, Japanese diplomat, current Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
https://www.iaea.org/about/dg/biography

1951: During the War of Korea, air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River

1953: French Government announces the appointment of General Henri-Eugene Navarre as Commander in Chief of the French Union Forces (FUF) in Indochina

1956: First ascent of Manaslu mount (Nepal), the world eighth-highest mountain, by a Japanese team
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manaslu

1956: A War Reparations and Peace Settlement between Philippines and Japan is signed at Malacañang Palace under Magsaysay administration, restauring the diplomatic relations
http://www.geocities.jp/cbnetnagoya/update/historical.html

1958: Beijing cuts its commercial and cultural links with Japan

1963: Death of Vyner Brooke, third and final White Rajah of Sarawak (Borneo) from 1917 to 1946, born on 30 September 1874
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Vyner_Brooke

1964: Ngo Dinh Can, de facto ruler of central Vietnam under his brother President Ngo Dinh Diem before the family’s toppling, is executed. Born in 1911
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ngo_Dinh_Can
http://adst.org/2014/05/the-strange-case-of-ngo-dinh-can/

1965: The Chinese People’s Action Party (PAP) and four others political parties of the Federation of Malaysia ally in the Malaysian Solidarity Convention fighting the Malays preference in the country
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysian_Solidarity_Council

1970: 75,000 to 100,000 anti-Vietnam war protestors demonstrate in front of the White House
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/demonstrations-held-in-washington

1972: Birth of Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0643894/

1973: Birth of Chu Sang-mi, South Korean actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0160876/
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Choo_Sang_Mi

1977: Birth of Choi Jeong-yoon, South Korean actress
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Choi_Jeong-yoon.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hGN-lUm5Vhg

1981: Birth of You Yokoyama, Japanese actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Yokoyama
http://saraineilan.wordpress.com/category/music/kanjani-8/you-yokoyama/

1983: Birth of Ryuhei Matsuda, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryuhei_Matsuda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2FuQRqebsw

1986: Death of sherpa Tenzing Norgay, the first man who, with Sir Edmund Hillary, has reached the summit of Mount Everest
http://www.tenzing-norgay.com/pages/tenzingnorgaysherpa.html

1989: Journalists petition the Chinese government for freedom of press

1993: Birth of Ryosuke Yamada, Japanese actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryosuke_Yamada

1997: A former POW, Douglas Peterson,  is appointed first ambassador to Vietnam since 1975

1998: Death of Talat Mahmood, Indian singer and actor, born on February 24 1924
http://www.talatmahmood.net/

1999: Big demonstrations in China, after the May 7 bombing of China embassy in Belgrade
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/9/newsid_2519000/2519271.stm

1999-05-09 manif

2001: Indonesian military warn President Abdurraman Wahid not to dissolve the parliament in the purpose to escape impeachment procedure
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdurrahman_Wahid

2003: North Korea says it has a deterrent nuclear force as a self defense from the US threat

2007: Ex Malaysian prime minister Mahathir says that his successor (that he has himself pick up) do not deserve to lead the country

2008: North Korea hands in nuclear records to the US
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7392189.stm

2009: Official results in Indonesia’s parliamentary elections confirm the president’s Democrat Party in first place with 20.85% of the vote. Its two main rivals – the PDIP and Golkar – both trail with around 14% each of the vote
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8042095.stm

2011: Taiwan complains to the World Health Organization (WHO) for being described as a province of China in its internal documents

2011: Pakistan denies allegations of complicity or incompetence in the Osama bin Laden case. Prime minister says an inquiry, to be led by a top general, has been ordered
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201159132239456367.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/10/world/asia/10pakistan.html?ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13330909

2013: Bangladesh War Tribunal convicts Jamaat leader Mohammad Kamaruzzaman on charges of genocide and torture of unarmed civilians during 1971 war
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/05/2013595575783613.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22461129

2013: Japan has protested to China over a newspaper article that called for a review of Japanese sovereignty over Okinawa
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22460810

2015 : North Korea carries out a successful underwater test of a ballistic missile
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/05/08/asia/north-korea-missile-test/index.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/05/09/n-korea-claims-successful-ballistic-missile-launch-from-submarine/

2015 : President Joko Widodo announces he is lifting restrictions on foreign journalists in Papua immediately, after signing off pardons for five political detainees held for over a decade in a prison in the restive eastern province
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32677259
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/10/world/asia/indonesia-president-pardons-prisoners-in-papua-province.html?ref=asia&_r=0

2016: Anti-establishment firebrand Rodrigo Duterte secured a huge win in the Philippine presidential elections, after an incendiary campaign dominated by his profanity-laced vows to kill criminals
http://atimes.com/2016/05/philippines-vote-counting-machines-fail-in-first-polling-hours/ http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2016-05-10/controversial-mayor-rodrigo-duterte-wins-philippine-presidential-election-following-incendiary-campa/1578682

2017: Death of former foreign minister and vice-premier Qian Qichen who played key role in return of Hong Kong and Macau to China
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2093817/chinas-outstanding-former-top-diplomat-qian-qichen-dies
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1046297.shtml

2017 : Jakarta’s Christian governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, also known as Ahok, is found guilty of blasphemy and sentenced to a two-year jail term
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/2093544/jail-jakarta-governor-ahok-over-blasphemy-against-islam
http://www.euronews.com/2017/05/09/christian-governor-of-jakarta-imprisoned-for-blasphemy
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20170509_27/

2017 : Left-leaning former human rights lawyer Moon Jae-in won South Korea’s presidential election by a landslide
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/east-asia/article/2093638/moon-jae-projected-win-south-koreas-presidential-election
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20170508000895

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 9 May in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 9 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 9, 2018

1593: A strong Chinese action, combined with strong efforts of Korean national hero Yi Sunshin (1545-1598) forces Japanese to leave Seoul
http://www.koreanhero.net/en/AboutYiSunsin.htm

1915: Following a Japanese ultimatum, Yuan Shikai accept the humiliating Japanese “21 Demands”
http://thediplomat.com/2015/01/china-japan-and-the-21-demands/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4277.html

1932: Pu Yi becomes the puppet leader of Manchukuo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchukuo



 1941: On board of Japanese cuirassier Natrri, Peace convention between France and Thailand is signed returning right side of the Mekong river Laotian and Cambodian territories to Thailand
http://www.ww2f.com/topic/12620-vichy-versus-asia-the-franco-siamese-war-of-1941/

1951: During the War of Korea, air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River

1953: French Government announces the appointment of General Henri-Eugene Navarre as Commander in Chief of the French Union Forces (FUF) in Indochina

1956: A War Reparations and Peace Settlement between Philippines and Japan is signed at Malacañang Palace under Magsaysay administration, restauring the diplomatic relations
http://www.geocities.jp/cbnetnagoya/update/historical.html

1970: 75,000 to 100,000 anti-Vietnam war protestors demonstrate in front of the White House
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/demonstrations-held-in-washington

1997: A former POW, Douglas Peterson,  is appointed first ambassador to Vietnam since 1975

2003: North Korea says it has a deterrent nuclear force as a self defense from the US threat

2008: North Korea hands in nuclear records to the US
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7392189.stm

2011: Pakistan denies allegations of complicity or incompetence in the Osama bin Laden case. Prime minister says an inquiry, to be led by a top general, has been ordered
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201159132239456367.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/10/world/asia/10pakistan.html?ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13330909

2013: Japan protests to China over a newspaper article that called for a review of Japanese sovereignty over Okinawa
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22460810

On 9 May in South Asian history

ON 9 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

Updated on May 9, 2018

1540: Birth of Maharana Pratap, Hindu ruler of Mewar who died on January 29, 1597
http://www.chittorgarh.com/maharana-pratap.asp
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/9-may-1540-maharana-pratap-indian-ruler-was-born

1866: Birth of Gopal Krishna Gokhale, leader of Indian Independence Movement, who died on 19 February 1915
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/gopal-krishna-gokhale.html
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/29.html

1874: The first horse-drawn omnibus makes its debut in the city of Mumbay, plying on two routes

1956: First ascent of Manaslu mount (Nepal), the world eighth-highest mountain, by a Japanese team
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manaslu

1986: Death of sherpa Tenzing Norgay, the first man who, with Sir Edmund Hillary, has reached the summit of Mount Everest
http://www.tenzing-norgay.com/pages/tenzingnorgaysherpa.html

1998: Death of Talat Mahmood, Indian singer and actor, born on February 24 1924
http://www.talatmahmood.net/

2011: Pakistan denies allegations of complicity or incompetence in the Osama bin Laden case. Prime minister says an inquiry, to be led by a top general, has been ordered
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201159132239456367.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/10/world/asia/10pakistan.html?ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13330909

2013: Bangladesh Jamaat leader sentenced to death. War tribunal convicts Mohammad Kamaruzzaman on charges of genocide and torture of unarmed civilians during 1971 war
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/05/2013595575783613.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22461129

On 9 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 9 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 9, 2018

1941: On board of Japanese cuirassier Natrri, Peace convention between France and Thailand is signed returning right side of the Mekong river Laotian and Cambodian territories to Thailand
http://www.ww2f.com/topic/12620-vichy-versus-asia-the-franco-siamese-war-of-1941/

1953: French Government announces the appointment of General Henri-Eugene Navarre as Commander in Chief of the French Union Forces (FUF) in Indochina

1956: A War Reparations and Peace Settlement between Philippines and Japan is signed at Malacañang Palace under Magsaysay administration, restauring the diplomatic relations
http://www.geocities.jp/cbnetnagoya/update/historical.html

1963: Death of Vyner Brooke, third and final White Rajah of Sarawak (Borneo) from 1917 to 1946, born on 30 September 1874
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Vyner_Brooke

1964: Ngo Dinh Can, de facto ruler of central Vietnam under his brother President Ngo Dinh Diem before the family’s toppling, is executed. Born in 1911
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ngo_Dinh_Can
http://adst.org/2014/05/the-strange-case-of-ngo-dinh-can/

1965: The Chinese People’s Action Party (PAP) and four others political parties of the Federation of Malaysia ally in the Malaysian Solidarity Convention fighting the Malays preference in the country
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysian_Solidarity_Council

1970: 75,000 to 100,000 anti-Vietnam war protestors demonstrate in front of the White House
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/demonstrations-held-in-washington

1997: A former POW, Douglas Peterson,  is appointed first ambassador to Vietnam since 1975

2001: Indonesian military warn President Abdurraman Wahid not to dissolve the parliament in the purpose to escape impeachment procedure
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdurrahman_Wahid

2007: Ex Malaysian prime minister Mahathir says that his successor (that he has himself pick up) do not deserve to lead the country

2009: Official results in Indonesia’s parliamentary elections confirm the president’s Democrat Party in first place with 20.85% of the vote. Its two main rivals – the PDIP and Golkar – both trail with around 14% each of the vote
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8042095.stm

2015 : President Joko Widodo announces he is lifting restrictions on foreign journalists in Papua immediately, after signing off pardons for five political detainees held for over a decade in a prison in the restive eastern province
http://www.asianewsnet.net/Jokowi-signals-reconciliation-with-restive-Papua-p-74910.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32677259 http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/10/world/asia/indonesia-president-pardons-prisoners-in-papua-province.html?ref=asia&_r=0

2017 : Jakarta’s Christian governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, also known as Ahok, is found guilty of blasphemy and sentenced to a two-year jail term
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/2093544/jail-jakarta-governor-ahok-over-blasphemy-against-islam
http://www.euronews.com/2017/05/09/christian-governor-of-jakarta-imprisoned-for-blasphemy
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20170509_27/

 

On 9 May in Japan’s history

ON 9 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on May 9, 2018

1147: Birth of Minamoto no Yorimoto, founder and first shogun of the Kamatura shogunate who died on 9 February 1199
http://www.samurai-archives.com/mny.html

1593: A strong Chinese action, combined with strong efforts of Korean national hero Yi Sunshin (1545-1598) forces Japanese to leave Seoul

http://www.koreanhero.net/en/AboutYiSunsin.htm

1849: Birth of Empress Shoken, also known as Empress Dowager Shoken, empress consort of Emperor Meiji of Japan who died on April 9, 1914
http://everything2.com/title/Empress+Shoken

1915: Following a Japanese ultimatum, Yuan Shikai accept the humiliating Japanese “21 Demands”
http://thediplomat.com/2015/01/china-japan-and-the-21-demands/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4277.html

1932: Pu Yi becomes the puppet leader of Manchukuo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchukuo




1941: On board of Japanese cuirassier Natrri, Peace convention between France and Thailand is signed returning right side of the Mekong river Laotian and Cambodian territories to Thailand
http://www.ww2f.com/topic/12620-vichy-versus-asia-the-franco-siamese-war-of-1941/

1947: Birth of Yukiya Amano, Japanese diplomat, current Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
https://www.iaea.org/about/dg/biography

1956: A War Reparations and Peace Settlement between Philippines and Japan is signed at Malacañang Palace under Magsaysay administration, restauring the diplomatic relations
http://www.geocities.jp/cbnetnagoya/update/historical.html

1958: Beijing cuts its commercial and cultural links with Japan

1972: Birth of Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0643894/

1981: Birth of You Yokoyama, Japanese actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Yokoyama
http://saraineilan.wordpress.com/category/music/kanjani-8/you-yokoyama/

1983: Birth of Ryuhei Matsuda, Japanese actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryuhei_Matsuda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2FuQRqebsw

1993: Birth of Ryosuke Yamada, Japanese actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryosuke_Yamada

2013: Japan protests to China over a newspaper article that called for a review of Japanese sovereignty over Okinawa.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22460810

On 9 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1999-05-09 manif

ON 9 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

Updated on May 9, 2018

1593: A strong Chinese action, combined with strong efforts of Korean national hero Yi Sunshin (1545-1598) forces Japanese to leave Seoul
http://www.koreanhero.net/en/AboutYiSunsin.htm

1915: Following a Japanese ultimatum, Yuan Shikai accept the humiliating Japanese “21 Demands”
http://thediplomat.com/2015/01/china-japan-and-the-21-demands/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4277.html

1932: Pu Yi becomes the puppet leader of Manchukuo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchukuo



1951: During the War of Korea, air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River

1958: Beijing cuts its commercial and cultural links with Japan

1989: Journalists petition the Chinese government for freedom of press

1999: Big demonstrations in China, after the May 7 bombing of China embassy in Belgrade
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/9/newsid_2519000/2519271.stm

1999-05-09 manif

2011: Taiwan complains to the World Health Organization (WHO) for being described as a province of China in its internal documents

2013: Japan has protested to China over a newspaper article that called for a review of Japanese sovereignty over Okinawa.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22460810

2017: Death of former foreign minister and vice-premier Qian Qichen who played key role in return of Hong Kong and Macau to China
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2093817/chinas-outstanding-former-top-diplomat-qian-qichen-dies
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1046297.shtml