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On 4 November in Asian history

ON 4 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 4, 2018

1674: Death of the Japanese painter Kano Tanyu, born on March 4, 1602
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan%C5%8D_Tan’y%C5%AB
http://jyuluck-do.com/profile_kano_tanyu.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=kano+tanyu+biography&nord=1&biw=1366&bih=628&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=O8JXVISwHsTUObypgJgO&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

1845: Birth of Vasudeo Balwant Phadke, Indian revolutionary who died in jail on February 27, 1883
http://www.hindujagruti.org/news/4072.html

1847: Death of Thieu Tri, the third emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam, born on June 6, 1807
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thieu_Tri

ThieuTri

1873: Birth of Kyoka Izumi japanese novelist, who died on September 7, 1939
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoka_Izumi

1896: Birth of Carlos P. Garcia, 8th President of the Philippines, who died on June 14, 1971
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1328/today-in-philippine-history-november-4-1896-carlos-p-garcia-was-born-in-talibon-bohol
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Garcia_y_Polístico

1901: Birth of Bangja (Euimin), crown princess of Korea, who died on 30 April 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nashimoto

1913: Chinese president-Yuan Shikai orders the dissolution of the KMT
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10485.html
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yuan_Shikai

Yuan shikai président

1921: Japanese Prime Minister Hara Takashi stabbed to death in Tokyo rail station
http://japanesehistory.de/cabinets/HaraTakashi.htm
http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=9500E4D9103EEE3ABC4D53DFB767838A639EDE&oref=slogin

1925: Birth of Ritwik Ghatak, Bangladeshi-Indian actor, director, and screenwriter, who died on February 6, 1976
http://sensesofcinema.com/2003/great-directors/ghatak/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4th-november-1925-ritwik-ghatak-indian-scriptwriter-and-director-was-born

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42yelaun0_8

1931: The League of Nations accuses Japan of aggression in Manchuria

1932: Birth of Ali Alatas, Foreign Minister of Indonesia from 1988 to 1998, who died on December 11, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ali_Alatas

1933: Birth of Charles K. Kao, Chinese physicist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate who died on 23 September 2018
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3146387/

1950: The Indonesian troops recapture Ambon where the pro-Dutch Christians have proclaimed a Republic of South Moluccas
https://books.google.fr/books?id=7orGBgAAQBAJ&pg=PA65&lpg=PA65&dq=1950+Fall+of+Ambon&source=bl&ots=jrX5Zk-RUp&sig=U9IbSQ3TKEtmcprjb3Pn_Y1ZNIA&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwilyMrXqaTXAhUCVxoKHVyMA9YQ6AEIZjAN#v=onepage&q=1950%20Fall%20of%20Ambon&f=false
http://www.nasty-bali.org/south-malaku-islands.html

1964: Tran Van Huong becomes South Vietnam PM
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Tran_Van_Huong

Tran Van Huong

 1965: Birth of Tomoaki Ishizuka « Pata », Japanese musician
http://www.metalstorm.ee/bands/bandmember.php?member_id=3472

1970: In Vietnam, the United States turns control of the Binh Thuy Air Base in the Mekong Delta over to South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-hands-over-air-base-to-the-vietnamese-air-force

1972: Birth of Tabassum Hashmi, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabbu

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Izo4BMYqFw

1974: In Bangladesh the three chief of the forces take the control of the country and order the arrest of the young officers who organized the August 15 coup d’état in which Mujibur Rahman was killed

1977: Birth of So Ji-sub, South Korean swimmer, model and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/So_Ji-sub

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsDKQp-dxC4

1981: Birth of Machiko Ono actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0648762/
http://asianmediawiki.com/Machiko_Ono

1983: Following the October 9 bomb attack in Rangoon in which 4 South Korean ministers have been killed, Burma cut its diplomatic relations with North Korea

1988: Death of Takeo Miki, Japanese prime minister (1974-1976)
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=940DE5DC1230F937A25752C1A96E948260&sec=&spon=

1991: Imelda Marcos, widow of former dictator Marcos, returns to the Philippines after five years of exile in the United States of America
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/11/04/world/imelda-marcos-returns-to-philippines.html
http://articles.latimes.com/1991-11-04/news/mn-700_1_imelda-marcos

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1999: The United Nations imposes economic sanctions against the Taliban, that control most of Afghanistan, because they refuse to turn over Osama bin Laden, who had been charged with masterminding the 1998 bombing of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania

2002: Chinese authorities arrest cyber-dissident He Depu for signing pro-democracy letter to the 16th Communist Party Congress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/He_Depu

2005: Death of Nadia Anjuman, Afghan poet and journalist, at 25
http://www.thehypertexts.com/Nadia_Anjuman_Poet_Poetry_Picture_Bio.htm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4412550.stm

2007: Ichiro Ozawa, proposes to resign of the presidency of the Democratic Party, because he agrees on National Union government with the leading LPD but not approved by his party

2009: The most senior US official to visit Myanmar for a decade and a half holds talks with Ms Aung San Suu Kyi after the ruling junta allowed the detained Nobel laureate to make a rare public appearance
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/nov/04/suu-kyi-american-official-talks

2009: Cambodia appoints former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra economic adviser to premier Hun Sen adding to tensions between the countries
http://khmernz.blogspot.fr/2009/11/cambodia-appoints-thailands-thaksin-as.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/6505411/Cambodia-appoints-Thaksin-Shinawatra-as-government-minister.html

2009: Death, in jail, of Win Aung, former Myanmar Foreign Affairs minister, born on February 28, 1944
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Win_Aung_(minister)

2011: A Pakistani court formally charges seven persons, including two senior police officers and five suspected Taliban fighters, for their alleged role in the killing of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. Bhutto
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/11/20111151390323259.html

2013: The first telecommunications cable directly linking Taiwan and China has begun operating. It is expected to meet surging demand arising from closer economic ties between the two former rivals

2018: China extends national anthem ‘disrespect’ law to Hong Kong
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/04/china-extends-national-anthem-disrespect-law-to-hong-kong
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2017/11/04/insulting-national-anthem-set-become-illegal-hong-kong-china-sets-ball-rolling-basic-law-legislation/

Korean culture and history

4 NOVEMBER 2018

Godfather of Korean film Shin Sung-il dies of lung cancer

Widely regarded as the « godfather » of Korea film, he was considered a legendary figure in the Korean film industry as he witnessed the rise of the industry and played a key role in it. He also served as a national legislator in the early 2000s, in his efforts to support the Korean movie industry
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/art/2018/11/689_258135.html
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20181104000038

18 AUGUST 2018

Non-Korean fought for Korean independence

Korea’s Gwangbokjeol Liberation Day (광복절) on Aug. 15 can be literally translated as « the day we won back the light. » It is a very meaningful day for Koreans everywhere, as it’s the day that the country had its sovereign power restored, which imperial Japan had taken away in 1910
http://www.korea.net/NewsFocus/History/view?articleId=162373

9 AUGUST 2018

The Long Road to the Korean War Armistice

Russian warship Dmitrii Donskoi, sunk in 1905, found off South Korean island with ‘$180 billion worth of gold’ onboard

A salvage company has located the remains of a Russian warship lost during the the Russo-Japanese War. The battle-damaged cruiser Dmitrii Donskoi was scuttled off the coast of Korea in 1905, reportedly carrying a cargo of gold worth an estimated $130 billion in today’s dollars. An international consortium of companies plans to salvage the gold
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-19/russian-treasure-ship-found-off-south-korean-island/10015370
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/07/19/asia/south-korea-sunken-ship-intl/index.html
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2018/07/281_252512.html

 

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 4 November in Asian history

WARS, CONFLITS AND STRATEGY ON 4 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on November 4, 208

1921: Japanese Prime Minister Hara Takashi stabbed to death in Tokyo rail station
http://japanesehistory.de/cabinets/HaraTakashi.htm
http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=9500E4D9103EEE3ABC4D53DFB767838A639EDE&oref=slogin

1931: The League of Nations accuses Japan of aggression in Manchuria

1950: The Indonesian troops recapture Ambon where the pro-Dutch Christians have proclaimed a Republic of South Moluccas
https://books.google.fr/books?id=7orGBgAAQBAJ&pg=PA65&lpg=PA65&dq=1950+Fall+of+Ambon&source=bl&ots=jrX5Zk-RUp&sig=U9IbSQ3TKEtmcprjb3Pn_Y1ZNIA&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwilyMrXqaTXAhUCVxoKHVyMA9YQ6AEIZjAN#v=onepage&q=1950%20Fall%20of%20Ambon&f=false
http://www.nasty-bali.org/south-malaku-islands.html

1970: In Vietnam, the United States turns control of the Binh Thuy Air Base in the Mekong Delta over to South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-hands-over-air-base-to-the-vietnamese-air-force

1974: In Bangladesh the three chief of the forces take the control of the country and order the arrest of the young officers who organized the August 15 coup d’état in which Mujibur Rahman was killed

1983: Following the October 9 bomb attack in Rangoon in which 4 South Korean ministers have been killed, Burma cut its diplomatic relations with North Korea

1999: The United Nations imposes economic sanctions against the Taliban, that control most of Afghanistan, because they refuse to turn over Osama bin Laden, who had been charged with masterminding the 1998 bombing of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania

2011: A Pakistani court formally charges seven persons, including two senior police officers and five suspected Taliban fighters, for their alleged role in the killing of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. Bhutto
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/11/20111151390323259.html

 

On 4 November in South Asian history

ON 4 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on November 4, 2018

1845: Birth of Vasudeo Balwant Phadke, Indian revolutionary who died in jail on February 27, 1883
http://www.hindujagruti.org/news/4072.html

1925: Birth of Ritwik Ghatak, Bangladeshi-Indian actor, director, and screenwriter, who died on February 6, 1976
http://sensesofcinema.com/2003/great-directors/ghatak/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4th-november-1925-ritwik-ghatak-indian-scriptwriter-and-director-was-born

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42yelaun0_8

1972: Birth of Tabassum Hashmi, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabbu

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Izo4BMYqFw

1974: In Bangladesh the three chief of the forces take the control of the country and order the arrest of the young officers who organized the August 15 coup d’état in which Mujibur Rahman was killed

1999: The United Nations imposes economic sanctions against the Taliban, that control most of Afghanistan, because they refuse to turn over Osama bin Laden, who had been charged with masterminding the 1998 bombing of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania

2005: Death of Nadia Anjuman, Afghan poet and journalist, at 25
http://www.thehypertexts.com/Nadia_Anjuman_Poet_Poetry_Picture_Bio.htm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/4412550.stm

2011: A Pakistani court formally charges seven persons, including two senior police officers and five suspected Taliban fighters, for their alleged role in the killing of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. Bhutto
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/11/20111151390323259.html

On 4 November in Southeast Asian history

Tran Van Huong

ON 4 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 4, 2018

1847: Death of Thieu Tri, the third emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam, born on June 6, 1807
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thieu_Tri

ThieuTri

1896: Birth of Carlos P. Garcia, 8th President of the Philippines, who died on June 14, 1971
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1328/today-in-philippine-history-november-4-1896-carlos-p-garcia-was-born-in-talibon-bohol
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Garcia_y_Pol%C3%ADstico

1932: Birth of Ali Alatas, Foreign Minister of Indonesia from 1988 to 1998, who died on December 11, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ali_Alatas

1950: The Indonesian troops recapture Ambon where the pro-Dutch Christians have proclaimed a Republic of South Moluccas
https://books.google.fr/books?id=7orGBgAAQBAJ&pg=PA65&lpg=PA65&dq=1950+Fall+of+Ambon&source=bl&ots=jrX5Zk-RUp&sig=U9IbSQ3TKEtmcprjb3Pn_Y1ZNIA&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwilyMrXqaTXAhUCVxoKHVyMA9YQ6AEIZjAN#v=onepage&q=1950%20Fall%20of%20Ambon&f=false
http://www.nasty-bali.org/south-malaku-islands.html

1964: Tran Van Huong becomes South Vietnam PM
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Tran_Van_Huong

Tran Van Huong

1970: In Vietnam, the United States turns control of the Binh Thuy Air Base in the Mekong Delta over to South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-hands-over-air-base-to-the-vietnamese-air-force

1983: Following the October 9 bomb attack in Rangoon in which 4 South Korean ministers have been killed, Burma cut its diplomatic relations with North Korea

1991: Imelda Marcos, widow of former dictator Marcos, returns to the Philippines after five years of exile in the United States of America
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/11/04/world/imelda-marcos-returns-to-philippines.html
http://articles.latimes.com/1991-11-04/news/mn-700_1_imelda-marcos

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1997: Birth of Bea Binene, Filipina child actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bea_Binene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LX8VY5mV45g

2009: The most senior US official to visit Myanmar for a decade and a half holds talks with Ms Aung San Suu Kyi after the ruling junta allowed the detained Nobel laureate to make a rare public appearance
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/nov/04/suu-kyi-american-official-talks

2009: Cambodia appoints former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra economic adviser to premier Hun Sen adding to tensions between the countries
http://khmernz.blogspot.fr/2009/11/cambodia-appoints-thailands-thaksin-as.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/6505411/Cambodia-appoints-Thaksin-Shinawatra-as-government-minister.html

2009: Death, in jail, of Win Aung, former Myanmar Foreign Affairs minister, born on February 28, 1944
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Win_Aung_(minister)

 

On 4 November in Japan’s history

ON 4 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on November 4, 2018

1674: Death of the Japanese painter Kano Tanyu, born on March 4, 1602
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan%C5%8D_Tan’y%C5%AB
http://jyuluck-do.com/profile_kano_tanyu.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=kano+tanyu+biography&nord=1&biw=1366&bih=628&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=O8JXVISwHsTUObypgJgO&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

1873: Birth of Kyoka Izumi japanese novelist, who died on September 7, 1939
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kyoka_Izumi

1921: Japanese Prime Minister Hara Takashi stabbed to death in Tokyo rail station
http://japanesehistory.de/cabinets/HaraTakashi.htm
http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=9500E4D9103EEE3ABC4D53DFB767838A639EDE&oref=slogin

1931: The League of Nations accuses Japan of aggression in Manchuria

 1965: Birth of Tomoaki Ishizuka « Pata », Japanese musician
http://www.metalstorm.ee/bands/bandmember.php?member_id=3472

1981: Birth of Machiko Ono actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0648762/
http://asianmediawiki.com/Machiko_Ono

1988: Death of Takeo Miki, Japanese prime minister (1974-1976)
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=940DE5DC1230F937A25752C1A96E948260&sec=&spon=

2007: Ichiro Ozawa, proposes to resign of the presidency of the Democratic Party, because he agrees on National Union government with the leading LPD but not approved by his party

 

On 4 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 4 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

To see another date, use the calendar on the right side, or more easy, on Internet, type “On (day + month) in Chinese history »

Updated on November 4, 2018

1913: Chinese president-Yuan Shikai orders the dissolution of the KMT
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yuan_Shikai

Yuan shikai président

1931: The League of Nations accuses Japan of aggression in Manchuria

1933: Birth of Charles K. Kao, Chinese physicist and engineer, Nobel Prize laureate
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3146387/

2002: Chinese authorities arrest cyber-dissident He Depu for signing pro-democracy letter to the 16th Communist Party Congress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/He_Depu

2010: Forbes magazine has named  President Hu Jintao as the world’s most powerful person, a move that analysts  say shows global acknowledgement of China’s contribution to the world’s  economic recovery
http://edition.cnn.com/2010/US/11/04/forbes.most.powerful/

2012: Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai is formally expelled from the ruling Communist party in a decision made at a meeting of top party officials
 
2013: The first telecommunications cable directly linking Taiwan and China has begun operating. It is expected to meet surging demand arising from closer economic ties between the two former rivals

2018: China extends national anthem ‘disrespect’ law to Hong Kong
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/04/china-extends-national-anthem-disrespect-law-to-hong-kong
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2017/11/04/insulting-national-anthem-set-become-illegal-hong-kong-china-sets-ball-rolling-basic-law-legislation/