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On 11 July in Asian history

 

ON 11 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 11, 2018

1156: In Japan, the siege of Shirakawa-den begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Shirakawa-den

1405: Chinese fleet commander Zheng He sails for his first campaign
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/china/a/The-Seven-Voyages-Of-The-Treasure-Fleet.htm

1628: Birth of Tokugawa Mitsukuni, famous Japanese warlord
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Mitsukuni
http://eos.kokugakuin.ac.jp/modules/xwords/entry.php?entryID=558

1648: Death of Qin Liangyu, the ancient China only one female general
http://www.colorq.org/Articles/article.aspx?d=asianwomen&x=qinliangyu
http://gambargin.deviantart.com/art/Qin-Liangyu-of-Shizhu-1620-AD-Women-War-Queens-490813591

Qin Liangyu 2

1688: Death of King Narai of Siam (1656-1688), born in 1629
 http://www.thaimain.com/eng/monarchy/ayutthaya/narai.html

1863: In Shimonoseki Strait, a Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, killing 4
https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-2725

1893: The first cultural pearl is obtained by Kokichi Mikimoto
http://www.pearl-guide.com/mikimoto.shtml

1921: After a revolt against the Chinese led by Sukhbaatar, a provisional government is formed in Outer Mongolia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damdin_S%C3%BCkhbaatar
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongolian_Revolution_of_1921

1937: Birth of Pai Hsien-yung, Taiwanese writer
https://www.cpr.cuhk.edu.hk/resources/press/pdf/4d5a2312c72bd.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pai_Hsien-yung

1947: USA announces it sends a mission led by General Wedemeyer to China during the civil war

1950: Pakistan joins the International Monetary Fund and the International Bank

1950: Birth of Pervez Hoodbhoy, Pakistani nuclear physicist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pervez_Hoodbhoy

1952: Treaty of Amity between India and the Philippines
http://www.commonlii.org/in/other/treaties/INTSer/1952/8.html

1953: Birth of Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India
http://www.in.com/suresh-prabhakar-prabhu/profile-504.html

1953: Birth of Wu Shu-chen, wife of former President Chen Shui-bian of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wu_Shu-chen

1957: Prince Karim Husseini Aga Khan IV inherits the office of Imamat as the 49th Imam of Shia Imami Ismaili worldwide, after the death of Sir Sultan Mahommed Shah Aga Khan III
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karim_Aga_Khan_IV

1961: The China-DPRK (North Korea) Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance Treaty is signed in Beijing
https://www.marxists.org/subject/china/documents/china_dprk.htm

1961-07-11 Sino-North Korean Friendship Treaty

1966: Birth of Kentaro Miura, Japanese mangaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kentaro_Miura

1969: Birth of David Tao, Taiwanese singer-songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Tao

1976: Chinese archeologists announce they have found thousands of terracotta warriors in the tomb of first Chinese emperor Qin Shihuangdi
 
http://www.ducksters.com/history/china/terracotta_army.php

1976-07-11 Découverte Terracottas

1980: Birth of Im Su-jeong, South Korean model and actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Im_Soo_Jung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOV5nKydIGY

1992: Death of Deng Yingchao, widow of Zhou Enlai, born on February 4, 1904
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9E0CEED61E39F931A25754C0A964958260

1995: United States establishes full diplomatic relations with Vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/1995/07/12/world/opening-vietnam-overview-us-grants-vietnam-full-ties-time-for-healing-clinton.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-establishes-diplomatic-relations-with-vietnam

1998: In Indonesia, Akbar Tanjung, a friend of President Habibie, becomes chaiman of Golkar while followers of Suharto leave the party
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akbar_Tandjung

2001: In Cambodia, the National assembly pass a bill that authorize the trial of the former Khmer Rouge leaders

2001: Visit of Kim Yong-nam, number 2 of North Korea to Hanoi. He is the highest leader to go to Vietnam since Kim Il-sung in 1964
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/world/2001/07/11/korea-hanoi.htm
http://reliefweb.int/report/democratic-peoples-republic-korea/nkorea-head-state-hanoi-seeking-support

2001: With no more majority, Sri Lankan president Chandrika Kumaratunga suspends the parliament for two months and announces a referendum on a new constitution
https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2001/07/sri-j14.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1441186.stm

2003: The Lahore-Delhi bus service resume after suspension of 18 months

2004: In Japan, renewal of half of the members of the Senate. Failure for the Liberal democratic party of PM Koizumi, but he keeps the majority thanks to his Komeito party ally

2006: 209 people are killed in a series of bomb attack in Mumbai (India)
http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/07/11/mumbai.blasts/

http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/09/30/india.bombs/index.html?section=cnn_world

2006: In South Korea, Kang Jae-sup is elected chairman of the Grand National Party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kang_Jae-sup

2007: For the first time since 1971, a train cross the India-Bangladesh border with an Indian delegation to Dakha. Before, only buses where authorized

2007: After height days of siege. The Pakistani army storm the Red Mosque in Islamabad where Islamists where entrenched
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6286500.stm
http://edition.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/asiapcf/07/10/pakistan.mosque/index.html

2009: China announces measures to boost cross-Straits entertainment, educational co-op with Taiwan
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2009-07/11/content_11692555.htm 

2012: Veteran Japanese politician Ichiro Ozawa, who resigned from the ruling party over plans to raise sales tax, has formed a new opposition party
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18794030 

2012: Korean president Lee Myung-bak’s 77-year-old elder brother, Lee Sang-deuk, is jailed
http://blogs.aljazeera.com/blog/asia/presidents-brother-held-over-graft
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/11/world/asia/south-korea-politics/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

2012: The United States eased its economic sanctions on Myanmar while maintaining a ban on ties with its military, President Barack Obama announced after the appointment of the first US ambassador to Burma in two decades
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/11/world/asia/us-myanmar-easing-sactions/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

2015 : Hasif Saeed, a former Taliban leader then ISIS’ leader in Afghanistan and Pakistan is killed in a U.S. drone strike
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/11/asia/isis-leader-killed-afghanistan/index.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33492780

2015: China detains dozens of rights lawyers
http://www.amnesty.ca/news/news-releases/china-dozens-of-human-rights-lawyers-targeted-in-nationwide-crackdown

 

Holidays and observances

Mongolia: First day of Naadam, independence Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 11 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 11 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 11, 2018

1156: In Japan, the siege of Shirakawa-den begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Shirakawa-den

1863: In Shimonoseki Strait, a Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, killing 4
https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-2725

1921: After a revolt against the Chinese led by Sukhbaatar, a provisional government is formed in Outer Mongolia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damdin_S%C3%BCkhbaatar
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongolian_Revolution_of_1921

1947: USA announces it sends a mission led by General Wedemeyer to China during the civil war

1952: Treaty of Amity between India and the Philippines
http://www.commonlii.org/in/other/treaties/INTSer/1952/8.html

1961: The China-DPRK (North Korea) Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance Treaty is signed in Beijing
https://www.marxists.org/subject/china/documents/china_dprk.htm

1961-07-11 Sino-North Korean Friendship Treaty

1995: United States establishes full diplomatic relations with Vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/1995/07/12/world/opening-vietnam-overview-us-grants-vietnam-full-ties-time-for-healing-clinton.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-establishes-diplomatic-relations-with-vietnam

2003: The Lahore-Delhi bus service resume after suspension of 18 months

2006: 209 people are killed in a series of bomb attack in Mumbai (India)
http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/07/11/mumbai.blasts/

http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/09/30/india.bombs/index.html?section=cnn_world

2007: For the first time since 1971, a train cross the India-Bangladesh border with an Indian delegation to Dakha. Before, only buses where authorized

2007: After height days of siege. The Pakistani army storm the Red Mosque in Islamabad where Islamists where entrenched
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6286500.stm
http://edition.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/asiapcf/07/10/pakistan.mosque/index.html

2012: The United States eased its economic sanctions on Myanmar while maintaining a ban on ties with its military, President Barack Obama announced after the appointment of the first US ambassador to Burma in two decades
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/11/world/asia/us-myanmar-easing-sactions/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

 

Holidays and observances

Mongolia: First day of Naadam

On 11 July in South Asian history

ON 11 JULY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on July 11, 2018

1950: Pakistan joins the International Monetary Fund and the International Bank

1950: Birth of Pervez Hoodbhoy, Pakistani nuclear physicist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pervez_Hoodbhoy

1952: Treaty of Amity between India and the Philippines
http://www.commonlii.org/in/other/treaties/INTSer/1952/8.html

1953: Birth of Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India
http://www.in.com/suresh-prabhakar-prabhu/profile-504.html

1957: Prince Karim Husseini Aga Khan IV inherits the office of Imamat as the 49th Imam of Shia Imami Ismaili worldwide, after the death of Sir Sultan Mahommed Shah Aga Khan III
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karim_Aga_Khan_IV

2001: With no more majority, Sri Lankan president Chandrika Kumaratunga suspends the parliament for two months and announces a referendum on a new constitution
https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2001/07/sri-j14.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/1441186.stm

2003: The Lahore-Delhi bus service resume after suspension of 18 months

2006: 209 people are killed in a series of bomb attack in Mumbai (India)
http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/07/11/mumbai.blasts/

http://edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/asiapcf/09/30/india.bombs/index.html?section=cnn_world

2007: For the first time since 1971, a train cross the India-Bangladesh border with an Indian delegation to Dakha. Before, only buses where authorized 

2007: After height days of siege. The Pakistani army storm the Red Mosque in Islamabad where Islamists where entrenched
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/6286500.stm
http://edition.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/asiapcf/07/10/pakistan.mosque/index.html

2015 : Hasif Saeed, a former Taliban leader then ISIS’ leader in Afghanistan and Pakistan is killed in a U.S. drone strike
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/11/asia/isis-leader-killed-afghanistan/index.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33492780

 

On 11 July in Southeast Asian history

ON 11 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 11, 2018

1688: Death of King Narai of Siam (1656-1688), born in 1629
 http://www.thaimain.com/eng/monarchy/ayutthaya/narai.html

1952: Treaty of Amity between India and the Philippines
http://www.commonlii.org/in/other/treaties/INTSer/1952/8.html

1983: Birth of Kelly Poon, Singaporean singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelly_Poon

1995: United States establishes full diplomatic relations with Vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/1995/07/12/world/opening-vietnam-overview-us-grants-vietnam-full-ties-time-for-healing-clinton.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-establishes-diplomatic-relations-with-vietnam

1998: In Indonesia, Akbar Tanjung, a friend of President Habibie, becomes chaiman of Golkar while followers of Suharto leave the party
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akbar_Tandjung

2001: In Cambodia, the National assembly pass a bill that authorize the trial of the former Khmer Rouge leaders

2001: Visit of Kim Yong-nam, number 2 of North Korea to Hanoi. He is the highest leader to go to Vietnam since Kim Il-sung in 1964
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/world/2001/07/11/korea-hanoi.htm
http://reliefweb.int/report/democratic-peoples-republic-korea/nkorea-head-state-hanoi-seeking-support

 

On 11 July in Japan’s history

ON 11 JULY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on July 11, 2018

1156: In Japan, the siege of Shirakanawa-den begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Shirakawa-den

1628: Birth of Tokugawa Mitsukuni, famous Japanese warlord
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Mitsukuni
http://eos.kokugakuin.ac.jp/modules/xwords/entry.php?entryID=558

1863: In Shimonoseki Strait, a Japanese battle cruiser shoots at Dutch warship Medusa, killing 4
https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-2725

1893: The first cultural pearl is obtained by Kokichi Mikimoto
http://www.pearl-guide.com/mikimoto.shtml

1966: Birth of Kentaro Miura, Japanese mangaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kentaro_Miura

1975: Birth of Riona Hazuki, Japanese actress
http://www.tohokingdom.com/people/riona_hazuki.htm

1985: Birth of Aki Maeda, Japanese actress
 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aki_Maeda

2004: In Japan, renewal of half of the members of the Senate. Failure for the Liberal democratic party of PM Koizumi, but he keeps the majority thanks to his Komeito party ally

2012: Veteran Japanese politician Ichiro Ozawa, who resigned from the ruling party over plans to raise sales tax, has formed a new opposition party
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18794030 

On 11 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1976-07-11 Découverte Terracottas

ON 11 JULY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on July 11, 2018

1405: Chinese fleet commander Zheng He sails for his first campaign
http://www.chinapage.com/zhenghe.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzFq0Ivwz9g

1648: Death of Qin Liangyu, the ancient China only one female general
http://www.colorq.org/Articles/article.aspx?d=asianwomen&x=qinliangyu
http://gambargin.deviantart.com/art/Qin-Liangyu-of-Shizhu-1620-AD-Women-War-Queens-490813591

Qin Liangyu 2

1921: After a revolt against the Chinese led by Sukhbaatar, a provisional government is formed in Outer Mongolia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damdin_S%C3%BCkhbaatar
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongolian_Revolution_of_1921

1937: Birth of Pai Hsien-yung, Taiwanese writer
https://www.cpr.cuhk.edu.hk/resources/press/pdf/4d5a2312c72bd.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pai_Hsien-yung

1947: USA announces it sends a mission led by General Wedemeyer to China during the civil war

1953: Birth of Wu Shu-chen, wife of former President Chen Shui-bian of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wu_Shu-chen

1961: The China-DPRK Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance Treaty is signed in Beijing
https://www.marxists.org/subject/china/documents/china_dprk.htm

1961-07-11 Sino-North Korean Friendship Treaty

1969: Birth of David Tao, Taiwanese singer-songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Tao

1976: Chinese archeologists announce they have found thousands of terracotta warriors in the tomb of first Chinese emperor Qin Shihuangdi
 
http://www.ducksters.com/history/china/terracotta_army.php

1976-07-11 Découverte Terracottas

1992: Death of Deng Yingchao, widow of Zhou Enlai, born on February 4, 1904
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9E0CEED61E39F931A25754C0A964958260

2009: China announces measures to boost cross-Straits entertainment, educational co-op with Taiwan
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2009-07/11/content_11692555.htm 

2015: China detains dozens of rights lawyers
http://www.amnesty.ca/news/news-releases/china-dozens-of-human-rights-lawyers-targeted-in-nationwide-crackdown

 

Holidays and observances

Mongolia: First day of Naadam, Independence Day