Daily Archives: 29 juillet 2018

On 29 July in Asian history

ON 29 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 29, 2018

1590: Naresuan is enthroned as king of Siam, up to his death on 25 April 1605
http://www.sjonhauser.nl/naresuan-the-great.htm
King Narasuan the great

1858: In Shimoda, signature of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce between Japan and USA, known as Harris treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States-Japan_Treaty_of_Amity_and_Commerce
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Harris_Treaty
http://www.docudharma.com/diary/30463/on-this-day-in-history-july-29

1858-07-29 Harris Treaty

1894: During the Sino-Japanese war in Korea, battle of Seong Hwan
http://sinojapanesewar.com/seonghwan.htm
http://www.jacar.go.jp/english/jacarbl-fsjwar-e/main/18940729/index.html

1904: Birth of Mahasi Sayadaw, Burmese monk who died on August 14, 1982
http://www.mahasi.org.mm/content/mahasi-sayadaws-biography

1937: Tongzhou Incident between Chinese and Japanese. An assault on Japanese civilians and troops by East Hopei Army 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongzhou_Incident
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?t=71169

1937: Japanese troops occupy Tientsin (Tianjin)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Beiping%E2%80%93Tianjin

1950: During the Korean War, after four days, the No Gun Ri Massacre ends when the US Army 7th Cavalry Regiment is withdrawn
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Gun_Ri_Massacre
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/korea_usa_01.shtml
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/05/29/AR2006052900914.html

1953: An US RB-50G superfortress is shot down by Soviet Air Defence Forces in the Sea of Japan, north of Vladivostok
http://theminiaturespage.com/boards/msg.mv?id=258352

1959: Birth of Indian actor Sanjay Dutt
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanjay_Dutt
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7973758.stm

1965: The first 4,000 101st Airborne Division paratroopers arrive in Vietnam, landing at Cam Ranh Bay
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/101st-airborne-division-arrives-in-vietnam

1965: Birth of Chang-Rae Lee, Korean-born author
http://biography.jrank.org/pages/4525/Lee-Chang-rae.html
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/people/l/changrae_lee/index.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MK96Mbp7Qmw&feature=related

1967: Off the coast of North Vietnam the USS Forrestal catches on fire in the worst U.S. naval disaster since World War II, killing 134
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Forrestal_%28CV-59%29
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rocket-causes-deadly-fire-on-aircraft-carrier

1982: Death of Harold Sakata, Japanese-American actor, born on July 1, 1920
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harold_Sakata
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0757138/bio

1986: Death of Deng Jiaxian, father of the Chinese A and H nuclear bombs, born on June 25, 1924
 
http://wiki.china.org.cn/wiki/index.php/Deng_Jiaxian
http://purdueconquerors.weebly.com/deng-jiaxian.html

Deng Jiaxian

1987: Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi and Sri Lankan President J. R. Jayawardene sign the Indo-Lankan Pact on ethnic issues that authorizes the sending of an Indian Peace-Keeping Force(IPKF)in Tamil eras of Sri Lanka


http://www.iataj.org/lanka2.pdf
http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/uncategorized/1987-indo-sri-lanka-pact-only-solution-to-tamil-problem_100116921.htm

1987: Death of Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay, Bengali author, born on October 24, 1894
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bibhutibhushan_Mukhopadhyay

1996: Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto pays a visit to the Yasukuni memorial where are buried all the japanese soldiers since Meiji  era. He is the second Japanese PM to do that since Nakasone in 1985
http://www.nytimes.com/1996/07/30/world/japan-premier-visits-shrine-to-war-dead.html

1996-07-29 Hashimoto Yasukuni

1996: Death of Aruna Asaf Ali, Indian freedom fighter, born on July 16, 1908
ttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aruna_Asaf_Ali
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/aruna-asaf-ali-5422.php
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/aruna-asaf-ali.html

Aruna Asaf Ali

1998: In Cambodia, the constitution imposing the support of  2/3 of the members of the parliament for forming a government, Hun Sen proposes an union government to Funcipec leader Ranariddh

1998: First meeting Sharif-Vajpayee, since the Indian and Pakistani nuclear tests, during a SAARC conference

1999: As the Kargil war is over, Pakistani soldiers surrender to Indian forces

1999: Chinese Public Security ministry orders the arrest of Li Hongzhi, founder of the Falung Gong
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/monitoring/406958.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1223317.stm

2001: Election of 121 of the seats of the Japanese Upper House. DLP gets 64  seats, the Komeito 12 and the New Conservative Party 1

2003: Death of Indian actor Johnny Walker, born on 15 May 1923
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0907888/

2007: For the first time since its foundation, the Japanese DLP loses the majority in the Upper House. It is a big blow for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

2008: Death of Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer, by drowning, born on September 2, 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ishmeet_Singh_Sodhi

2009: Death of Zhuo Lin, widow of China’s late leader Deng Xiaoping. She was 93
 http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/30/world/asia/30zhuo.html?_r=0
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/zhuo-lin-wife-of-chinas-late-paramount-leader-deng-xiaoping-1769226.html

2009: Death of Gayatri Devi, Ex-Maharani of Indian state Jaipur. Born on May 23, 1919
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gayatri_Devi

2012: Anna Hazare, the Indian activist, began his fifth hunger strike in 16 months on Sunday as he pushes for strong anti-graft legislation
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9436316/Anna-Hazare-begins-fifth-hunger-strike-in-16-months.html


2012: Thousands of stroller-pushing Hong Kong parents and activists protest a plan to introduce national education lessons, slamming it as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese propaganda

http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120729-362106.html

2012: Death of Vempati Chinna Satyam, Indian dancer and teacher, born on October 25, 1929
http://newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/article579224.ece
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-07-30/hyderabad/32941057_1_dance-form-dance-guru-vedantam-lakshminarayana-sastri

2015 : Afghan government announces that Taliban leader Mullah Omar died in Pakistan in April 2013
http://www.dawn.com/news/1197114/mullah-omar-died-in-karachi-in-april-2013-afghan-govt http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33703097

2015 : David Cameron becomes first British PM to visit Vietnam
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-first-british-prime-minister-visit-vietnam http://www.theguardian.com/politics/video/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-vietnam-video http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-vietnam-regime-business-diplomatic-game

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 29 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 29, 2018

1858: In Shimoda, signature of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce between Japan and USA, known as Harris Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States-Japan_Treaty_of_Amity_and_Commerce
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Harris_Treaty
http://www.docudharma.com/diary/30463/on-this-day-in-history-july-29

1894: During the Sino-Japanese war in Korea, battle of Seong Hwan
http://sinojapanesewar.com/seonghwan.htm
http://www.jacar.go.jp/english/jacarbl-fsjwar-e/main/18940729/index.html

1937: Tongzhou Incident between Chinese and Japanese. An assault on Japanese civilians and troops by East Hopei Army 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongzhou_Incident
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?t=71169

1937: Japanese troops occupy Tientsin (Tianjin)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Beiping%E2%80%93Tianjin

1950: During the Korean War, after four days, the No Gun Ri Massacre ends when the US Army 7th Cavalry Regiment is withdrawn
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Gun_Ri_Massacre
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/korea_usa_01.shtml
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/05/29/AR2006052900914.html

1953: An US RB-50G superfortress is shot down by Soviet Air Defence Forces in the Sea of Japan, north of Vladivostok
http://theminiaturespage.com/boards/msg.mv?id=258352

1965: The first 4,000 101st Airborne Division paratroopers arrive in Vietnam, landing at Cam Ranh Bay
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/101st-airborne-division-arrives-in-vietnam

1967: Off the coast of North Vietnam the USS Forrestal catches on fire in the worst U.S. naval disaster since World War II, killing 134
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Forrestal_%28CV-59%29
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rocket-causes-deadly-fire-on-aircraft-carrier

1987: Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi and Sri Lankan President J. R. Jayawardene sign the Indo-Lankan Pact on ethnic issues that authorizes the sending of an Indian Peace-Keeping Force(IPKF)in Tamil eras of Sri Lanka


http://www.iataj.org/lanka2.pdf
http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/uncategorized/1987-indo-sri-lanka-pact-only-solution-to-tamil-problem_100116921.html
http://www.satp.org/satporgtp/countries/shrilanka/document/papers/indo_srilanks_agreement.htm

1998: First meeting Sharif-Vajpayee, since the Indian and Pakistani nuclear tests, during a SAARC conference

1999: As the Kargil war is over, Pakistani soldiers surrender to Indian forces

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IS8cKBgNsOI&feature=related

 

On 29 July in South Asian history

ON 29 JULY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 29, 2018

1959: Birth of Indian actor Sanjay Dutt
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanjay_Dutt
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7973758.stm

1987: Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi and Sri Lankan President J. R. Jayawardene sign the Indo-Lankan Pact on ethnic issues that authorizes the sending of an Indian Peace-Keeping Force(IPKF)in Tamil eras of Sri Lanka


http://www.iataj.org/lanka2.pdf
http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/uncategorized/1987-indo-sri-lanka-pact-only-solution-to-tamil-problem_100116921.html
http://www.satp.org/satporgtp/countries/shrilanka/document/papers/indo_srilanks_agreement.htm

1987: Death of Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay, Bengali author, born on October 24, 1894
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bibhutibhushan_Mukhopadhyay

1996: Death of Aruna Asaf Ali, Indian freedom fighter, born on July 16, 1908
ttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aruna_Asaf_Ali
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/aruna-asaf-ali-5422.php
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/aruna-asaf-ali.html

Aruna Asaf Ali

1998: First meeting Sharif-Vajpayee, since the Indian and Pakistani nuclear tests, during a SAARC conference

1999: As the Kargil war is over, Pakistani soldiers surrender to Indian forces

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IS8cKBgNsOI&feature=related

2003: Death of Indian actor Johnny Walker, born on 15 May 1923
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0907888/

2008: Death of Ishmeet Singh Sodhi, Indian Playback Singer, by drowning, born on September 2, 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ishmeet_Singh_Sodhi

2009: Death of Gayatri Devi, Ex-Maharani of Indian state Jaipur. Born on May 23, 1919
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gayatri_Devi

2012: Anna Hazare, the Indian activist, began his fifth hunger strike in 16 months on Sunday as he pushes for strong anti-graft legislation
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/9436316/Anna-Hazare-begins-fifth-hunger-strike-in-16-months.html

2012: Death of Vempati Chinna Satyam, Indian dancer and teacher, born on October 25, 1929
http://newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/article579224.ece
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-07-30/hyderabad/32941057_1_dance-form-dance-guru-vedantam-lakshminarayana-sastri

On 29 July in Southeast Asian history

ON 29 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 29, 2018

1590: Naresuan is enthroned as king of Siam, up to his death on 25 April 1605
http://www.sjonhauser.nl/naresuan-the-great.htm

King Narasuan the great

1904: Birth of Mahasi Sayadaw, Burmese monk who died on August 14, 1982
http://www.mahasi.org.mm/content/mahasi-sayadaws-biography

1965: The first 4,000 101st Airborne Division paratroopers arrive in Vietnam, landing at Cam Ranh Bay
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/101st-airborne-division-arrives-in-vietnam

1967: Off the coast of North Vietnam the USS Forrestal catches on fire in the worst U.S. naval disaster since World War II, killing 134
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Forrestal_%28CV-59%29
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/rocket-causes-deadly-fire-on-aircraft-carrier

1998: In Cambodia, the constitution imposing the support of  2/3 of the members of the parliament for forming a government, Hun Sen proposes an union government to Funcipec leader Ranariddh

2015 : David Cameron becomes first British PM to visit Vietnam
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-first-british-prime-minister-visit-vietnam http://www.theguardian.com/politics/video/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-vietnam-videohttp://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jul/29/david-cameron-vietnam-regime-business-diplomatic-game

On 29 July in Japan’s history

ON 29 JULY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on July 29, 2018

1858: In Shimoda, signature of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce between Japan and USA, known as Harris treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States-Japan_Treaty_of_Amity_and_Commerce
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Harris_Treaty
http://www.docudharma.com/diary/30463/on-this-day-in-history-july-29

1858-07-29 Harris Treaty

1894: During the Sino-Japanese war in Korea, battle of Seong Hwan
http://sinojapanesewar.com/seonghwan.htm
http://www.jacar.go.jp/english/jacarbl-fsjwar-e/main/18940729/index.html

1937: Tongzhou Incident between Chinese and Japanese. An assault on Japanese civilians and troops by East Hopei Army 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongzhou_Incident
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?t=71169

1937: Japanese troops occupy Tientsin (Tianjin)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Beiping%E2%80%93Tianjin

1982: Death of Harold Sakata, Japanese-American actor, born on July 1, 1920
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harold_Sakata
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0757138/bio

1996: Japanese Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto pays a visit to the Yasukuni memorial where are buried all the japanese soldiers since Meiji  era. He is the second Japanese PM to do that since Nakasone in 1985
http://www.nytimes.com/1996/07/30/world/japan-premier-visits-shrine-to-war-dead.html

1996-07-29 Hashimoto Yasukuni

2001: Election of 121 of the seats of the Japanese Upper House. DLP gets 64  seats, the Komeito 12 and the New Conservative Party 1

2007: For the first time since its foundation, the Japanese DLP loses the majority in the Upper House. It is a big blow for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

On 29 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 29 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 29, 2018

1894: During the Sino-Japanese war in Korea, battle of Seong Hwan
http://sinojapanesewar.com/seonghwan.htm
http://www.jacar.go.jp/english/jacarbl-fsjwar-e/main/18940729/index.html

1937: Tongzhou Incident between Chinese and Japanese. An assault on Japanese civilians and troops by East Hopei Army 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongzhou_Incident
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?t=71169

1937: Japanese troops occupy Tientsin (Tianjin)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Beiping%E2%80%93Tianjin

1986: Death of Deng Jiaxian, father of the Chinese A and H nuclear bombs, born on June 25, 1924
http://wiki.china.org.cn/wiki/index.php/Deng_Jiaxian
http://purdueconquerors.weebly.com/deng-jiaxian.html

Deng Jiaxian

1999: Chinese Public Security ministry orders the arrest of Li Hongzhi, founder of the Falung Gong
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/monitoring/406958.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1223317.stm

2009: Death of Zhuo Lin, widow of China’s late leader Deng Xiaoping. She was 93


http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/30/world/asia/30zhuo.html?_r=0
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/zhuo-lin-wife-of-chinas-late-paramount-leader-deng-xiaoping-1769226.html

2012: Thousands of stroller-pushing Hong Kong parents and activists protest a plan to introduce national education lessons, slamming it as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese propaganda
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120729-362106.html