Daily Archives: 14 octobre 2018

On 14 October in Asian history

ON 14 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1256: Death of Kujo Yoritsugu, 5th shogun of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan (1244-1252), born on December 17, 1239
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuj%C5%8D_Yoritsugu

1493: Birth of Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord, who died on December 31, 1568
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Shimazu_Tadayoshi

1610: Death of Amago Yoshihisa, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in 1540
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amago_Yoshihisa

1643: Birth of Bahadur Shah I, Mughal emperor who rules briefly India and died on February 27, 1712
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P065
http://www.indianetzone.com/37/bahadur_shah_i_mughal_emperor.htm

1854: Signature at Nagasaki of the Anglo-Japanese Friendship Treaty
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Anglo-Japanese_Friendship_Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Japanese_Friendship_Treaty

1867: The 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, resigns
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Yoshinobu
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/147.html

tokugawa-yoshinobu

1867: Masaoka Shiki, Japanese haiku & tanka poet who died on September 19, 1902
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaoka_Shiki
http://terebess.hu/english/haiku/shiki.html

1882: Foundation of the University of Punjab (Lahore), today in Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Punjab

1900: Birth of Kyoko Chigusa, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0157374/bio

1901: Birth of San Yu (Chang Yu), Chinese painter who will die on August 12, 1966
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanyu_(painter)
https://www.google.fr/search?q=San+Yu+(Chang+Yu)&biw=1255&bih=550&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiFhoTBxdjPAhWIyRQKHZ2iALQQ_AUIBygC&dpr=1.531911: Birth of Le Duc Tho, Vietnamese Foreign minister and 1973 Nobel Peace Prize
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Duc_Tho

1931: Birth of Nikhil Banerjee, Indian classical musician who died on January 27, 1986
https://www.allmusic.com/artist/nikhil-banerjee-mn0000407724/biography

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hArUiFv2FaY

1942: Birth of Evelio Javier, Filipino politician, lawyer and civil servant, gunned down on February 11, 1986
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evelio_Javier

1942: Japanese battleship strikes Henderson Field, Guadalcanal

1943: After Japan declared Philippines independence, José Laurel is elected president, up to August 14, 1945
http://todayinphilhistory.wordpress.com/2010/10/14/october-14-japan-established-the-republic-of-the-philippines-under-the-japanese-sphere-of-influence-1943/
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/685/today-in-philippine-history-october-14-1943-jose-p-laurel-sr-was-inaugurated-as-president-of-the-japanesesponsored-philippine-republic

1943-10-14-laurel-president

1946: Netherland and Indonesia sign cease fire

1947: In Ceylon (Sri Lanka), Don Stephen Senanayake is elected Prime Minister up to 1952
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D.S._Senanayake

1949: Chinese Red Army occupies Guangzhou (Canton)

1950: South Korean Rev Sun Myung Moon is liberated from Hung Nam prison
http://www.reverendsunmyungmoon.org/life_biography.html

1952: During the Korean War, United Nations and South Korean forces launch Operation Showdown against Chinese strongholds at the Iron Triangle. The resulting Battle of Triangle Hill was the biggest and bloodiest battle of 1952


https://erenow.com/ww/korea-traces-of-a-forgotten-war/6.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Showdown
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9841.html

1955: West Pakistan province is founded

1956: Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, the Indian Untouchable caste leader, converts to Buddhism along with 385,000 of his followers
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14th-october-1956-b.r.-ambedkar-converts-to-buddhism-along-with-365000-followers
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B._R._Ambedkar
http://www.wondersandmarvels.com/2014/08/dr-b-r-ambedkar-untouchable-reformer-founding-father.html

1956-10-14-dr-b-r-ambedkar-converts-to-buddhism

1958: Birth of Kaoru Ikeya, Japanese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaoru_Ikeya
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1216767/

1960: Birth of Takashi Ishihara, Japanese film producer
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0410984/

1963: Birth of Kim Jae-beom, South Korea singer
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Kim_Jae-beom.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D69OoudikRo

1968: 27 soldiers are arrested at the Presidio in San Francisco for their peaceful protest of stockade conditions and the Vietnam War

1968:The United States Department of Defense announces that the United States Army and United States Marines will be sending about 24,000 troops back to Vietnam for involuntary second tours
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-servicemen-sent-to-vietnam-for-second-tours

1973: Thailand’s University Students protest for a democratic government. 77 are killed and 857 injured
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/14/newsid_2534000/2534347.stm
https://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/content/thai-students-overthrow-military-thanom-regime-1973
http://teakdoor.com/thailands-festivals-and-celebrations/37238-thailand-oct-14-1973-a.html

1980: Birth of Oh Yun-ah, Korean actress
http://www.asiandb.com/browse/people_detail.pfm?code=1781
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oh_Yoon-ah

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5RpyImVp00

1982: Birth of Angela An, Chinese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Youqi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9VPpz4iepE

1984: From all parts of Bangladesh, 2 million people converge to Dacca demanding the end of the two and half year Martial Law

1991: The Norwegian Nobel Committee decides to award the Nobel Price to Aung San Suu Kyi for her non-violent struggle for democracy and human rights
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1991/press.html
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1991/kyi-bio.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9LizSi4zc&NR=1

1996: Death of Tan Chee Khoon, Malaysian politician, born on March 4, 1919
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tan_Chee_Khoon

2001: Giving in to political parties and Muslim associations, Indonesia president Megawati Sukarnoputri condemns US strikes on Afghanistan

2001: Death of general Zhang Xueliang, ruler of Manchuria, who forced Chiang Kai-shek to ally with the Communist for fighting the Japanese, born on June 3, 1901
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9801E4DB123EF93AA25753C1A9679C8B63
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9918.html

2004: In Cambodia, Prince Sihamoni is unanimously selected by the throne Council as the next king (coronation on October 29)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3740282.stm
http://alchetron.com/Norodom-Sihamoni-417407-W#-

sihamoni-4

2004: Death of Yoneo Iguchi, Japanese actor, born on December 20, 1924
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0407277/

2006: United Nations Security Council, unanimously votes an embargo on arms sales and luxury goods against North Korea
http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2006/sc8853.doc.htm

2007: In Cambodia, Prince Ranariddh, former leader of the royalist party, is sentenced in absentia to 18 months in prison
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9F06E3D81131F937A25750C0A9619C8B63

2008: In China, eight Buddhist monks convicted of bombing a government building in Tibet during an anti-government uprising in March have been sentenced to prison, two of them for life


2011: Burma law to allow labour unions and strikes forbidden since 1962
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15303968
http://www.france24.com/en/20111014-burmese-granted-right-strike-unionise-thein-sein-workers-labour-rights-ilo-un

2013: According to a Malaysian court: ‘Allah’ is Muslim-only word. The Court says the Catholic Herald newspaper is banned from using Islamic term, in ruling that affects other publications.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/10/malaysian-court-allah-muslim-only-word-2013101434515414336.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Malaysia-,-Christians-banned-from-using-Allah-.-Catholics-announce-appeal-29266.html

2013: Death of Kōichi Iijima, Japanese author and poet, born on February 25, 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C5%8Dichi_Iijima

2015: Myanmar’s government and eight smaller ethnic rebel armies signed a ceasefire agreement to end more than six decades of fighting, but other more powerful groups refused to come on board, signaling that peace will remain elusive.
http://www.france24.com/en/20151015-burma-myanmar-government-ceasefire-rebels
http://www.euronews.com/2015/10/15/myanmar-s-president-hails-ceasefire-deal-with-rebels-as-historic/

2016: The Sultan of Kelantan Muhammed V is named new Malaysian king for five years
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/kelantan-sultan-will-be-new-malaysia-king
http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2003410

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 14 October in Asian history

WARS CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 14 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1854: Signature at Nagasaki of the Anglo-Japanese Friendship Treaty

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Japanese_Friendship_Treaty

1942: Japanese battleship strikes Henderson Field, Guadalcanal

1943: Japan declares Philippines independence. José Laurel is president up to August 14, 1945
http://todayinphilhistory.wordpress.com/2010/10/14/october-14-japan-established-the-republic-of-the-philippines-under-the-japanese-sphere-of-influence-1943/
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/685/today-in-philippine-history-october-14-1943-jose-p-laurel-sr-was-inaugurated-as-president-of-the-japanesesponsored-philippine-republic

1943-10-14-laurel-president

1946: Netherland and Indonesia sign cease fire

1952: During the Korean War, United Nations and South Korean forces launch Operation Showdown against Chinese strongholds at the Iron Triangle. The resulting Battle of Triangle Hill was the biggest and bloodiest battle of 1952


https://erenow.com/ww/korea-traces-of-a-forgotten-war/6.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Showdown
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9841.html

1968: 27 soldiers are arrested at the Presidio in San Francisco for their peaceful protest of stockade conditions and the Vietnam War

1968:The United States Department of Defense announces that the United States Army and United States Marines will be sending about 24,000 troops back to Vietnam for involuntary second tours
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-servicemen-sent-to-vietnam-for-second-tours

2006: United Nations Security Council, unanimously votes an embargo on arms sales and luxury goods against North Korea
http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2006/sc8853.doc.htm

On 14 October in South Asian history

ON 14 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1643: Birth of Bahadur Shah I, Mughal emperor who rules briefly India and died on February 27, 1712
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P065
http://www.indianetzone.com/37/bahadur_shah_i_mughal_emperor.htm

1882: Foundation of the University of Punjab (Lahore), today in Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Punjab

1931: Birth of Nikhil Banerjee, Indian classical musician who died on January 27, 1986
https://www.allmusic.com/artist/nikhil-banerjee-mn0000407724/biography

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hArUiFv2FaY

1947: In Ceylon (Sri Lanka), Don Stephen Senanayake is elected Prime Minister up to 1952
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D.S._Senanayake

1955: West Pakistan province is founded

1956: Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, the Indian Untouchable caste leader, converts to Buddhism along with 385,000 of his followers
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/14th-october-1956-b.r.-ambedkar-converts-to-buddhism-along-with-365000-followers
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B._R._Ambedkar
http://www.wondersandmarvels.com/2014/08/dr-b-r-ambedkar-untouchable-reformer-founding-father.html

1956-10-14-dr-b-r-ambedkar-converts-to-buddhism

1984: From all parts of Bangladesh, 2 million people converge to Dacca demanding the end of the two and half year Martial Law

 

 

On 14 October in Southeast Asian history

ON 14 OCTOBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1911: Birth of Le Duc Tho, Vietnamese Foreign minister and 1973 Nobel Peace Prize
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Duc_Tho

1942: Birth of Evelio Javier, Filipino politician, lawyer and civil servant, gunned down on February 11, 1986
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evelio_Javier

1943: After Japan declared Philippines independence, José Laurel is elected president up to August 14, 1945
http://todayinphilhistory.wordpress.com/2010/10/14/october-14-japan-established-the-republic-of-the-philippines-under-the-japanese-sphere-of-influence-1943/
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/685/today-in-philippine-history-october-14-1943-jose-p-laurel-sr-was-inaugurated-as-president-of-the-japanesesponsored-philippine-republic

1943-10-14-laurel-president

1946: Netherland and Indonesia sign cease fire

1968: 27 soldiers are arrested at the Presidio in San Francisco for their peaceful protest of stockade conditions and the Vietnam War

1968:The United States Department of Defense announces that the United States Army and United States Marines will be sending about 24,000 troops back to Vietnam for involuntary second tours
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-servicemen-sent-to-vietnam-for-second-tours

1973: Thailand’s University Students protest for a democratic government. 77 are killed and 857 injured
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/14/newsid_2534000/2534347.stm
https://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/content/thai-students-overthrow-military-thanom-regime-1973
http://teakdoor.com/thailands-festivals-and-celebrations/37238-thailand-oct-14-1973-a.html

1991: The Norwegian Nobel Committee decides to award the Nobel Price to Aung San Suu Kyi for her non-violent struggle for democracy and human rights
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1991/press.html
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1991/kyi-bio.html

1996: Death of Tan Chee Khoon, Malaysian politician, born on March 4, 1919
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tan_Chee_Khoon

2001: Giving in to political parties and Muslim associations, Indonesia president Megawati Sukarnoputri condemns US strikes on Afghanistan

2004: In Cambodia, Prince Sihamoni is unanimously selected by the throne Council as the next king (coronation on October 29)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3740282.stm

2007: In Cambodia, Prince Ranariddh, former leader of the royalist party, is sentenced in absentia to 18 months in prison
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9F06E3D81131F937A25750C0A9619C8B63

sihamoni-4

2011: Burma law to allow labour unions and strikes forbidden since 1962
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15303968
http://www.france24.com/en/20111014-burmese-granted-right-strike-unionise-thein-sein-workers-labour-rights-ilo-un

2013: According to a Malaysian court: ‘Allah’ is Muslim-only word. The Court says the Catholic Herald newspaper is banned from using Islamic term, in ruling that affects other publications.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/10/malaysian-court-allah-muslim-only-word-2013101434515414336.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Malaysia-,-Christians-banned-from-using-Allah-.-Catholics-announce-appeal-29266.html

2016: The Sultan of Kelantan Muhammed V is named new Malaysian king for five years
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/kelantan-sultan-will-be-new-malaysia-king
http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2003410

On 14 October in Japan’s history

ON 14 OCTOBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1256: Death of Kujo Yoritsugu, 5th shogun of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan (1244-1252), born on December 17, 1239
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuj%C5%8D_Yoritsugu

1493: Birth of Shimazu Tadayoshi, Japanese warlord, who died on December 31, 1568
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Shimazu_Tadayoshi

1610: Death of Amago Yoshihisa, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in 1540
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amago_Yoshihisa

1854: Signature at Nagasaki of the Anglo-Japanese Friendship Treaty
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Anglo-Japanese_Friendship_Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Japanese_Friendship_Treaty

1867: The 15th and last shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, resigns
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokugawa_Yoshinobu
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/147.html

tokugawa-yoshinobu

1867: Masaoka Shiki, Japanese haiku & tanka poet who died on September 19, 1902
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaoka_Shiki
http://terebess.hu/english/haiku/shiki.html

1900: Birth of Kyoko Chigusa, Japanese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0157374/bio

1942: Japanese battleship strikes Henderson Field, Guadalcanal

1943: Japan declares Philippines independence. José Laurel is president up to August 14, 1945
http://todayinphilhistory.wordpress.com/2010/10/14/october-14-japan-established-the-republic-of-the-philippines-under-the-japanese-sphere-of-influence-1943/
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/685/today-in-philippine-history-october-14-1943-jose-p-laurel-sr-was-inaugurated-as-president-of-the-japanesesponsored-philippine-republic

1943-10-14-laurel-president

1958: Birth of Kaoru Ikeya, Japanese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaoru_Ikeya
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1216767/

1960: Birth of Takashi Ishihara, Japanese film producer
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0410984/

2004: Death of Yoneo Iguchi, Japanese actor, born onDecember 20, 1924
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0407277/

2013: Death of Kōichi Iijima, Japanese author and poet, born on February 25, 1930
http://www.poetryinternationalweb.net/pi/site/cou_article/item/7200/A-Brief-Biography-of-Hiroshi-Kawasaki
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C5%8Dichi_Iijima

On 14 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 14 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on October 14, 2018

1901: Birth of San Yu (Chang Yu), Chinese painter who will die on August 12, 1966
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanyu_(painter)
https://www.google.fr/search?q=San+Yu+(Chang+Yu)&biw=1255&bih=550&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiFhoTBxdjPAhWIyRQKHZ2iALQQ_AUIBygC&dpr=1.53

1949: Chinese Red Army occupies Guangzhou (Canton)

1952: During the Korean War, United Nations and South Korean forces launch Operation Showdown against Chinese strongholds at the Iron Triangle. The resulting Battle of Triangle Hill was the biggest and bloodiest battle of 1952


https://erenow.com/ww/korea-traces-of-a-forgotten-war/6.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Showdown
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9841.html

1982: Birth of Angela An, Chinese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Youqi

2001: Death of general Zhang Xueliang, ruler of Manchuria, who forced Chiang Kai-shek to ally with the Communist for fighting the Japanese, born on June 3, 1901
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9801E4DB123EF93AA25753C1A9679C8B63
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9918.html

2008: In China, eight Buddhist monks convicted of bombing a government building in Tibet during an anti-government uprising in March have been sentenced to prison, two of them for life