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On 25 August in Asian history

ON 25 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 25, 2018

1511: The Portuguese take control of Malacca


http://khleo.tripod.com/conquest.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capture_of_Malacca_(1511)


1630: Portuguese forces are defeated by the Kingdom of Kandy at the Battle of Randeniwela in Sri Lanka
http://www.island.lk/2004/09/01/midweek3.html

1883: Signature of the Harmand Treaty, or 1883 Hue Treaty, putting Annam and Tonkin under the control of France. Will be soft by the June 6 1984 Treaty of Hue or Patenôtre Treaty
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Hu%E1%BA%BF_(1883)

1888: Birth of Allama Mashriqi, Pakistan politician and writer who died on August 27, 1963
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inayatullah_Khan_Mashriqi

1894: Shibasaburo Kitasato discovers the infectious agent of the bubonic plague and publishes his findings in The Lancet
http://www.discoveriesinmedicine.com/General-Information-and-Biographies/Kitasato-Shibasaburo.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8291.html

1900: Death of Kuroda Kiyotaka, 2nd Prime Minister of Japan (1888-1889), born on November 9, 1840
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuroda_Kiyotaka
http://www.jref.com/articles/kuroda-kiyotaka.68/

1904: Beginning of the Battle of Liaoyang (up to 3 September), the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, opposing 200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Liaoyang
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Battle_of_Liaoyang

1911: Birth of Vo Nguyen Giap, Vietnamese general and statesman, hero of the war against the French who died on October 4, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V%C3%B5_Nguy%C3%AAn_Gi%C3%A1p
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/army/p/giap.htm

1912: The Kuomintang, the Chinese nationalist party, is founded by Sun Yat-sen
http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/watkins/guomindang.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8295.html

1916: Birth of Saburo Sakai, Japanese ace aviator, who died on September 22, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saburo_Sakai

1924: Death of, Filipino general Mariano Alvarez, born on March 15, 1818
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariano_%C3%81lvarez

 

1933: The Diexi earthquake strikes Mao County, Sichuan, China and kills 9,000 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1933_Diexi_earthquake

1937: Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast

1942: Second day of the Battle of the Eastern Solomons. A Japanese naval transport convoy headed towards Guadalcanal is turned-back by Allied air attack, losing one destroyer and one transport sunk, and one light cruiser heavily damaged
http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/USN-CN-ESols/
http://blog.usni.org/2009/08/13/the-solomons-campaign-the-battle-of-the-eastern-solomons-24-25-august-1942


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9K9yoly6KEs

1945: Vietnam emperor Bao Dai abdicate in favor of Communist forces and go exile in Hong Kong up 1949
http://www.viettouch.com/philately/scst_baodai.html

1945: Armed supporters of the Communist Party of China killed Baptist missionary John Birch, regarded by a portion of the American right as the first victim of the Cold War
http://www.rightsidesd.com/?p=14010
http://www.thenewamerican.com/culture/history/item/15051-soldier-missionary

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jubZJd_uE1I

1946: In India, a provisional cabinet is formed, headed by viceroy lord Wavel and Nehru as vice-chairman

1950: the movie “Rashomon” by Hakira Kurosawa, that will win the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, is released in Japan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iKN2klFN1E&NR=1

1952: Birth of Vijayakanth, Tamil actor and politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vijayakanth

1959: USA Give Laos money and military equipments

1962: Birth of Taslima Nasrin (Nasreen), Bangladeshi writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taslima_Nasrin

1968: Birth of Takeshi Ueda, Japanese singer and composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takeshi_Ueda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncE_i0h4Rt0&feature=related

1970: Death of Tachu Naito, Japanese architect, born on June 12, 1886
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tach%C5%AB_Nait%C5%8D
http://www.japan-photo.de/e-mo-j78.htm

1972: China, who supports Pakistan, vetoes the entry of Bangladesh to United Nations

1987: Birth of Chinese actress Crystal Liu Yifei
http://crystalliuyifei.com/biography/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enttzw9WCR8

1989: Mayumi Moriyama becomes Japan’s first female cabinet secretary
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/koizumidaijin/020930/03moriyama_e.html

2003: In Myanmar, Khin Nyunt becomes Prime Minister, until to October 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khin_Nyunt

2003 : Bombay rocked by twin car bombs causing the death of around 50 people
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/august/25/newsid_3921000/3921475.stm

2008 : In Pakistan The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) movement is forbidden
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/publication/17868/profile_of_tehrikitaliban_pakistan.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tehrik-i-Taliban_Pakistan

2008 : Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister of Pakistan, pulls his PML-N Party out of the country’s ruling coalition, just two weeks before the country is due to elect a new president
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7580931.stm

2009: A first satellite launched by South Korea’s first space rocket has fallen to Earth and burnt up after missing its designated orbit
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/08/2009825233939179441.html

2011: Mahinda Rajapaksa, the Sri Lankan president, announces the withdrawal of emergency laws under which the country had been ruled for nearly 30 years
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/08/201182583716155308.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Rajapaksa-scraps-the-‘state-of-emergency’-22462.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14661971

2012: Death of Angkarn Kalayanapong, Thai poet and artist, born on February 13, 1926
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/national/Passionate-poet-Angkarn-breathed-poems-30189086.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Angkarn+Kalayanapong&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=iCb6U4DgDtjYatHMgPAN&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAg&biw=1242&bih=571

2013: Death of Raghunath Panigrahi, Indian singer, born on August 10, 1932
http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/music/pandit-raghunath-panigrahi-passes-away/article5058581.ece
http://gaana.com/artist/raghunath-panigrahi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__T3iiiPU4o

2014: Thailand coup leader Prayuth, 60, is officially sworn in as prime minister during a ceremony in Bangkok after being endorsed by King Bhumibol Adulyadej
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28923989

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 25 August in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 25 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 25, 2018

1511: The Portuguese take control of Malacca


http://khleo.tripod.com/conquest.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capture_of_Malacca_(1511)


1630: Portuguese forces are defeated by the Kingdom of Kandy at the Battle of Randeniwela in Sri Lanka.

http://www.island.lk/2004/09/01/midweek3.html

1883: Signature of the Harmand Treaty or 1883 Hue Treaty putting Annam and Tonkin under the control of France. Will be soft by the June 6 1984 Treaty of Hue or Patenôtre Treaty
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Hu%E1%BA%BF_(1883)

1904: Beginning of the Battle of Liaoyang (up to 3 September), the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, opposing 200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Liaoyang
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Battle_of_Liaoyang

1937: Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast

1942: Second day of the Battle of the Eastern Solomons. A Japanese naval transport convoy headed towards Guadalcanal is turned-back by Allied air attack, losing one destroyer and one transport sunk, and one light cruiser heavily damaged
http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/USN-CN-ESols/
http://blog.usni.org/2009/08/13/the-solomons-campaign-the-battle-of-the-eastern-solomons-24-25-august-1942

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9K9yoly6KEs

1945: Armed supporters of the Communist Party of China killed Baptist missionary John Birch, regarded by a portion of the American right as the first victim of the Cold War

http://www.rightsidesd.com/?p=14010
http://www.thenewamerican.com/culture/history/item/15051-soldier-missionary

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jubZJd_uE1I

1959: USA Give Laos money and military equipments

1972: China, who supports Pakistan, vetoes the entry of Bangladesh to United Nations

2003 : Bombay rocked by twin car bombs causing the death of around 50 people
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/august/25/newsid_3921000/3921475.stm

On 25 August in South Asian history

ON 25 AUGUST IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 25, 2018

1630: Portuguese forces are defeated by the Kingdom of Kandy at the Battle of Randeniwela in Sri Lanka.

http://www.island.lk/2004/09/01/midweek3.html

1888: Birth of Allama Mashriqi, Pakistan politician and writer who died on August 27, 1963
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inayatullah_Khan_Mashriqi

1946: In India, a provisional cabinet is formed, headed by viceroy lord Wavel and Nehru as vice-chairman

1952: Birth of Vijayakanth, Tamil actor and politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vijayakanth

1962: Birth of Taslima Nasrin (Nasreen), Bangladeshi writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taslima_Nasrin

1972: China, who supports Pakistan, vetoes the entry of Bangladesh to United Nations

2003 : Bombay rocked by twin car bombs causing the death of around 50 people
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/august/25/newsid_3921000/3921475.stm

2008 : In Pakistan The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) movement is forbidden
http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/publication/17868/profile_of_tehrikitaliban_pakistan.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tehrik-i-Taliban_Pakistan

2008 : Nawaz Sharif, former prime minister of Pakistan, pulls his PML-N Party out of the country’s ruling coalition, just two weeks before the country is due to elect a new president
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7580931.stm

2011: Mahinda Rajapaksa, the Sri Lankan president, announces the withdrawal of emergency laws under which the country had been ruled for nearly 30 years
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/08/201182583716155308.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Rajapaksa-scraps-the-‘state-of-emergency’-22462.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14661971

2013: Death of Raghunath Panigrahi, Indian singer, born on August 10, 1932
http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/music/pandit-raghunath-panigrahi-passes-away/article5058581.ece
http://gaana.com/artist/raghunath-panigrahi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__T3iiiPU4o

On 25 August in Southeast Asian history

ON 25 AUGUST IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 25, 2018

1511: The Portuguese take control of Malacca

http://khleo.tripod.com/conquest.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capture_of_Malacca_(1511)

1883: Signature of the Harmand Treaty or 1883 Hue Treaty putting Annam and Tonkin under the control of France. Will be soft by the June 6 1984 Treaty of Hue or Patenôtre Treaty
 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Hu%E1%BA%BF_(1883)

1911: Birth of Vo Nguyen Giap, Vietnamese general and statesman, hero of the war against the French who died on October 4, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V%C3%B5_Nguy%C3%AAn_Gi%C3%A1p
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/army/p/giap.htm

1924: Death of, Filipino general Mariano Alvarez, born on March 15, 1818
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariano_%C3%81lvarez

1945: Vietnam emperor Bao Dai abdicate in favor of Communist forces and go exile in Hong Kong up 1949
http://www.viettouch.com/philately/scst_baodai.html

1959: USA Give Laos money and military equipments

2003: In Myanmar, Khin Nyunt becomes Prime Minister, until to October 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khin_Nyunt

2012: Death of Angkarn Kalayanapong, Thai poet and artist, born on February 13, 1926
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/national/Passionate-poet-Angkarn-breathed-poems-30189086.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Angkarn+Kalayanapong&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=iCb6U4DgDtjYatHMgPAN&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAg&biw=1242&bih=571

2014: Thailand coup leader Prayuth, 60, is officially sworn in as prime minister during a ceremony in Bangkok after being endorsed by King Bhumibol Adulyadej
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28923989

On 25 August in Japan’s history

ON 25 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 25, 2018

1894: Shibasaburo Kitasato discovers the infectious agent of the bubonic plague and publishes his findings in The Lancet
http://www.discoveriesinmedicine.com/General-Information-and-Biographies/Kitasato-Shibasaburo.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8291.html

1904: Beginning of the Battle of Liaoyang (up to 3 September), the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, opposing 200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Liaoyang
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Battle_of_Liaoyang

1916: Birth of Saburo Sakai, Japanese ace aviator, who died on September 22, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saburo_Saka

1937: Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast

1942: Second day of the Battle of the Eastern Solomons. A Japanese naval transport convoy headed towards Guadalcanal is turned-back by Allied air attack, losing one destroyer and one transport sunk, and one light cruiser heavily damaged

http://www.ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USN/USN-CN-ESols/
http://blog.usni.org/2009/08/13/the-solomons-campaign-the-battle-of-the-eastern-solomons-24-25-august-1942

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9K9yoly6KEs

1950: the movie “Rashomon” by Hakira Kurosawa, that will win the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, is released in Japan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iKN2klFN1E&NR=1

1968: Birth of Takeshi Ueda, Japanese singer and composer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takeshi_Ueda

1970: Death of Tachu Naito, Japanese architect, born on June 12, 1886
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tach%C5%AB_Nait%C5%8D
http://www.japan-photo.de/e-mo-j78.htm

1989: Mayumi Moriyama becomes Japan’s first female cabinet secretary
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/koizumidaijin/020930/03moriyama_e.html

1992: Birth of Miyabi Natsuyaki, Japanese singer
http://helloproject.wikia.com/wiki/Natsuyaki_Miyabi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V516Xma4w18

On 25 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 25 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on August 25, 2018

1904: Beginning of the Battle of Liaoyang (up to 3 September), the first major land battle of the Russo-Japanese War, opposing 200,000 Japanese against 150,000 Russian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Liaoyang
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Battle_of_Liaoyang

1912: The Kuomintang, the Chinese nationalist party, is founded by Sun Yat-sen
http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/watkins/guomindang.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8295.html

1933: The Diexi earthquake strikes Mao County, Sichuan, China and kills 9,000 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1933_Diexi_earthquake

1937: Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast

1945: Armed supporters of the Communist Party of China killed Baptist missionary John Birch, regarded by a portion of the American right as the first victim of the Cold War

http://www.rightsidesd.com/?p=14010
http://www.thenewamerican.com/culture/history/item/15051-soldier-missionary

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jubZJd_uE1I

1972: China, who supports Pakistan, vetoes the entry of Bangladesh to United Nations

1987: Birth of Chinese actress Crystal Liu Yifei
http://crystalliuyifei.com/biography/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enttzw9WCR8