Daily Archives: 25 novembre 2018

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 25 November in Asian history

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WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 25 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 25, 2018

1911: Bombing of Nanjing by republican Chinese revolutionaries
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/xinhai-1911-revolution/

1936: Signature of the anti-Comintern Pact between Germany and Japan
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Anti-Comintern_Pact.aspx
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=239
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/wwii/tri1.asp

1941: A « war  warning » is sent to US commanders in the Pacific
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/a-war-warning-is-sent-to-commanders-in-the-pacific

1950: The PRC sends  thousands of troops across the Yalu River to fight the UN forces in Korea

1952: During the  Korean War, end of the Battle Triangle Hill which started on October 14. The biggest and bloodiest contest of 1952

1950-12 Prisonnier américainhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://historywarsweapons.com/battle-of-triangle-hill-summary/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2v38OKe89RQ

2003: On a Pakistani  offer, a cease-fire is applied on the Line of Control in Kashmir
http://articles.latimes.com/2003/nov/26/world/fg-ceasefire26
http://www.thehindu.com/2003/11/26/stories/2003112604940100.htm

line_of_control 

2010: South Korea’s defence minister  resigns amid criticism of his handling of North Korea’s shelling of an island  near their disputed maritime border
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11838750

 

On 25 November in South Asian history

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ON 25 NOVEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 25, 2018

1839: A cyclone slams India, destroying the port city of Coringa, 20,000 ships and taking the life of 300,000 people
http://www.hurricanescience.org/history/storms/pre1900s/1839/

1939: Birth of Lalita Ahmed, Indian actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0014161/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samira_Ahmed

1941: Birth of Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, Muslim Sufi, author, spiritual  leader, who died on November 25, 2001
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riaz_Ahmed_Gohar_Shahi

1949: First International  Economic Conference opens in Karachi (Pakistan)

1952: Birth of Imran Khan, Pakistani cricket player turned politician
http://www.imrankhanno1.20m.com/profile.html


1984: Death of Yashwantrao Chavan Chief Minister of Maharashtra, 5th deputy prime minister of India, born on  March 12, 1913
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yashwantrao_Chavan
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/25th-november-1985-yashwantrao-chavan-indian-politician-passed-away

2001: Death of Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, Muslim Sufi, author and spiritual  leader, born on November 25, 1941 (see this date)

2003: On a Pakistani  offer, a cease-fire is applied on the Line of Control in Kashmir
http://articles.latimes.com/2003/nov/26/world/fg-ceasefire26
http://www.thehindu.com/2003/11/26/stories/2003112604940100.htm

line_of_control 

2007: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returns to Lahore after years of exile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7111679.stm
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/1570491/Nawaz-Sharif-returns-to-Pakistan.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIiaTg2nksc

2014: Death of Sitara Devi, Indian actress, dancer, and choreographer, born on November 8, 1920
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-30189012
http://www.varanasi.org.in/smt-sitara-devi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdPYLC-Hmw0

2014:Pakistan Defense Minister Khawaja Asif said Tuesday that the American policies have failed in the region, calling for solution to problems in the region by regional countries. The minister told reporters in Islamabad that the region is suffering from the US policies
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/893557.shtml

2017: China and Russia oppose UN resolution on Rohingya
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/dec/24/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-myanmar-rohingya-muslims
https://www.trtworld.com/asia/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-to-appoint-a-special-envoy-to-myanmar-13607

 

On 25 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 25 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 25, 2018

1598: Jacob Cornelius van Neck’s merchant fleet reaches Bantam West-Java on second Dutch expedition to Indonesia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Corneliszoon_van_Neck

1896: Birth of Albertus Soegijapranata, Indonesian archbishop, born on July 22, 1963
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albertus_Soegijapranata

1920: Birth of Syed Hassan Jamalullail, king of Malaysia (1960-1965) and Raja of Perlis, who died on April 16, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putra_of_Perlis

1925: Death of Vajiravudh, king of Siam as Rama VI (1910-1925), born on January 1, 1881
http://www.zenjournalist.com/2012/09/obituary-of-king-vajiravudh-rama-vi-of-siam/
http://whattodobangkok.com/thailand-royal-family/king-of-siam-rama-vi/
http://gayinfluence.blogspot.fr/2013/06/king-vajiravudh-rama-vi-of-siam.html

Rama VI

1951: Death of Prince Raden Mas Noto Suroto, Indonesian poet (Wayang Songs), born in 1888
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noto_Soeroto

Noto Suroto

1974: Death of U Thant, Burmese diplomat who was UN Secretary general  from 1961 to 1971
http://www.nytimes.com/1974/11/26/archives/u-thant-is-dead-of-cancer-at-65-ut-thant-is-dead-of-cancer-united.html?_r=0
https://www.yangongui.de/u-thant-mausoleum/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPPd8KwkiyI

1977: Former Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. leader of the opposition, is  found « guilty » by the Philippine Military Commission No. 2 and is  sentenced to death by firing squad
http://www.executedtoday.com/2012/11/25/1977-benigno-aquino-condemned/

Benigno Aquino jr 70s

1992: Nouhak  Phoumsavanh is elected president of Laos, up to February 24, 1998, and died on  September 9, 2008
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Nouhak_Phoumsavanh

1992: Birth of Martin del Rosario, Filipino actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_del_Rosario
http://www.pinoyexchange.com/forums/showthread.php?t=343975

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_pRrQvp8Hs

2007: Malaysian  police fire tear gas and water cannon to break up a massive street  demonstration by ethnic Indians. The rally was the largest by a single ethnic  group in more than a decade
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/11/26/2003389901
http://content.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1687973,00.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m96FCTKHNA8

2017: China and Russia oppose UN resolution on Rohingya
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/dec/24/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-myanmar-rohingya-muslims
https://www.trtworld.com/asia/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-to-appoint-a-special-envoy-to-myanmar-13607


Holidays and  observances

Indonesia: Teacher’s Day or Hari Guru

Thailand: King Vajiravudh Day

On 25 November in Japan’s history

ON 25 NOVEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on November 25, 2018

1714: Birth of Yoriyuki Arima, Japanese mathematician who died on November 23, 1783
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arima_Yoriyuki

1922: Japanese crown prince Hirohito is appointed prince regent

Hirohito 1921

1924: Birth of Takaaki Yoshimoto, Japanese poet, critic and philosopher who died on March 16, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takaaki_Yoshimoto

1936: Signature of the anti-Comintern Pact between Germany and Japan
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Anti-Comintern_Pact.aspx
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=239
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/wwii/tri1.asp

1941: A « war  warning » is sent to US commanders in the Pacific
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/a-war-warning-is-sent-to-commanders-in-the-pacific

1944: Kunio Nakagawa, Commander of the Japanese defense force in the  Battle of Peleliu, World War II commmits ritual suicide, born in 1898
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kunio_Nakagawa

1970: Japanese author  Yukio Mishima commits ritualistic suicide after an unsuccessful coup attempt
http://www.members.tripod.com/dennismichaeliannuzz/finalDay.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mishima-commits-ritual-suicide

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVdxJGT9PRw&NR=1

1974: Japanese  premier since July 1972 Kakuei Tanaka resigns
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Tanaka-Kakuei
http://www.rcrinc.com/tanaka/index.html

1998: President Jiang  Zemin arrives in Tokyo for the first visit to Japan by a Chinese head of state  since World War II
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/asia-paci/china/visit98/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/222328.stm

 

On 25 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

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ON 25 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on November 25, 2018

673: Birth of Zhang Sui, Chinese astronomer, mathematician and Buddhist monk who died in 727
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yi_Xing

1075: Death of Emperor Taizong of Jin who died on February 9, 1135
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizong_of_Jin

1904: Birth of Chinese novelist Ba Jin, who died on October 17, 2005
http://www.smh.com.au/news/obituaries/a-giant-of-chinese-literature/2005/10/20/1129775897723.html
http://dwardmac.pitzer.edu/Anarchist_Archives/bright/bajin/bajintimeline.html

1911: Bombing of Nanjing by republican Chinese revolutionaries
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/xinhai-1911-revolution/

1950: The PRC sends  thousands of troops across the Yalu River to fight the UN forces in Korea

1952: During the  Korean War, end of the Battle Triangle Hill which started on October 14. The biggest and bloodiest contest of 1952
https://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616489/This-week-in-history-China-enters-the-Korean-War.html

1950-12 Prisonnier américainhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://415vva.homestead.com/Mil-Hist-Korea-Battle-of-Triangle-Hill.pdf

1998: President Jiang  Zemin arrives in Tokyo for the first visit to Japan by a Chinese head of state  since World War II
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/asia-paci/china/visit98/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/222328.stm

2006: Taiwanese  President Chen Shui-bian easily survives an impeachment vote in Taiwan’s  legislature despite his wife’s indictment on embezzlement charges and a  prosecutor’s statement that Chen could be indicted as well if he did not have  presidential immunity
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/11/24/AR2006112400293.html

2017: China and Russia oppose UN resolution on Rohingya
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/dec/24/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-myanmar-rohingya-muslims
https://www.trtworld.com/asia/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-to-appoint-a-special-envoy-to-myanmar-13607

On 25 November in Asian history

ON 25 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on November 25, 2018

673: Birth of Zhang Sui, Chinese astronomer, mathematician and Buddhist monk who died in 727
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yi_Xing

1075: Death of Emperor Taizong of Jin who died on February 9, 1135
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizong_of_Jin

1501: Birth of Yi Hwang, one of the two most prominent Korean Confucian scholars of the Joseon Dynasty, who died in 1570
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Yi_Hwang

1598: Jacob Cornelius van Neck’s merchant fleet reaches Bantam West-Java on second Dutch expedition to Indonesia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_Corneliszoon_van_Neck

1714: Birth of Yoriyuki Arima, Japanese mathematician who died on November 23, 1783
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arima_Yoriyuki

1839: A cyclone slams India, destroying the port city of Coringa, 20,000 ships and taking the life of 300,000 people
http://www.hurricanescience.org/history/storms/pre1900s/1839/

1896: Birth of Albertus Soegijapranata, Indonesian archbishop, born on July 22, 1963
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albertus_Soegijapranata

1904: Birth of Chinese novelist Ba Jin, who died on October 17, 2005
http://www.smh.com.au/news/obituaries/a-giant-of-chinese-literature/2005/10/20/1129775897723. html
http://dwardmac.pitzer.edu/Anarchist_Archives/bright/bajin/bajintimeline.html

1911: Bombing of Nanjing by republican Chinese revolutionaries
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/xinhai-1911-revolution/

1920: Birth of Syed Hassan Jamalullail, king of Malaysia (1960-1965) and Raja of Perlis, who died on April 16, 2000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putra_of_Perlis

1922: Japanese crown prince Hirohito is appointed prince regent

Hirohito 1921

1924: Birth of Takaaki Yoshimoto, Japanese poet, critic and philosopher who died on March 16, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takaaki_Yoshimoto

1925: Death of Vajiravudh, king of Siam as Rama VI (1910-1925), born on January 1, 1881
http://www.zenjournalist.com/2012/09/obituary-of-king-vajiravudh-rama-vi-of-siam/
http://whattodobangkok.com/thailand-royal-family/king-of-siam-rama-vi/
http://gayinfluence.blogspot.fr/2013/06/king-vajiravudh-rama-vi-of-siam.html

Rama VI

1936: Signature of the anti-Comintern Pact between Germany and Japan
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Anti-Comintern_Pact.aspx
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=239
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/wwii/tri1.asp

 1939: Birth of Lalita Ahmed, Indian actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0014161/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samira_Ahmed

1941: Birth of Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, Muslim Sufi, author, spiritual  leader, who died on November 25, 2001
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riaz_Ahmed_Gohar_Shahi

1941: A « war  warning » is sent to US commanders in the Pacific
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/a-war-warning-is-sent-to-commanders-in-the-pacific

1944: Kunio Nakagawa, Commander of the Japanese defense force in the  Battle of Peleliu, World War II commmits ritual suicide, born in 1898
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kunio_Nakagawa

1949: First International  Economic Conference opens in Karachi (Pakistan)

1950: The PRC sends  thousands of troops across the Yalu River to fight the UN forces in Korea
https://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616489/This-week-in-history-China-enters-the-Korean-War.html

1951: Death of Prince Raden Mas Noto Suroto, Indonesian poet (Wayang Songs), born in 1888
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noto_Soeroto

Noto Suroto

1952: During the  Korean War, end of the Battle Triangle Hill which started on October 14. The biggest and bloodiest contest of 1952

1950-12 Prisonnier américain
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Triangle_Hill
http://415vva.homestead.com/Mil-Hist-Korea-Battle-of-Triangle-Hill.pdf

1970: Japanese author  Yukio Mishima commits ritualistic suicide after an unsuccessful coup attempt
http://www.members.tripod.com/dennismichaeliannuzz/finalDay.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mishima-commits-ritual-suicide

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVdxJGT9PRw&NR=1

1974: Japanese  premier since July 1972 Kakuei Tanaka resigns
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Tanaka-Kakuei
http://www.rcrinc.com/tanaka/index.html

1974: Death of U Thant, Burmese diplomat who was UN Secretary general  from 1961 to 1971
http://www.nytimes.com/1974/11/26/archives/u-thant-is-dead-of-cancer-at-65-ut-thant-is-dead-of-cancer-united.html?_r=0
https://www.yangongui.de/u-thant-mausoleum/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPPd8KwkiyI

1977: Former Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. leader of the opposition, is  found « guilty » by the Philippine Military Commission No. 2 and is  sentenced to death by firing squad
http://www.executedtoday.com/2012/11/25/1977-benigno-aquino-condemned/

Benigno Aquino jr 70s

1978: Birth of Ringo Shiina, Japanese musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiina_Ringo

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

1984: Death of Yashwantrao Chavan Chief Minister of Maharashtra, 5th deputy prime minister of India, born on  March 12, 1913
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yashwantrao_Chavan
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/25th-november-1985-yashwantrao-chavan-indian-politician-passed-away

1992: Nouhak  Phoumsavanh is elected president of Laos, up to February 24, 1998, and died on  September 9, 2008
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Nouhak_Phoumsavanh

1998: President Jiang  Zemin arrives in Tokyo for the first visit to Japan by a Chinese head of state  since World War II
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/asia-paci/china/visit98/
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/222328.stm

2001: Death of Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi, Muslim Sufi, author and spiritual  leader, born on November 25, 1941 (see this date)

2003: On a Pakistani  offer, a cease-fire is applied on the Line of Control in Kashmir
http://articles.latimes.com/2003/nov/26/world/fg-ceasefire26
http://www.thehindu.com/2003/11/26/stories/2003112604940100.htm

line_of_control 

2006: Taiwanese  President Chen Shui-bian easily survives an impeachment vote in Taiwan’s  legislature despite his wife’s indictment on embezzlement charges and a  prosecutor’s statement that Chen could be indicted as well if he did not have  presidential immunity
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/11/24/AR2006112400293.html

2007: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returns to Lahore after years of exile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7111679.stm
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/1570491/Nawaz-Sharif-returns-to-Pakistan.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIiaTg2nksc

2007: Malaysian  police fire tear gas and water cannon to break up a massive street  demonstration by ethnic Indians. The rally was the largest by a single ethnic  group in more than a decade
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2007/11/26/2003389901
http://content.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1687973,00.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m96FCTKHNA8

2010: South Korea’s defence minister  resigns amid criticism of his handling of North Korea’s shelling of an island  near their disputed maritime border
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11838750

2014: Pakistan Defense Minister Khawaja Asif says that the American policies have failed in the region, calling for solution to problems in the region by regional countries. The minister told reporters in Islamabad that the region is suffering from the US policies
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/893557.shtml

2014: Death of Sitara Devi, Indian actress, dancer, and choreographer, born on November 8, 1920
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-30189012
http://www.varanasi.org.in/smt-sitara-devi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdPYLC-Hmw0

2015: A new nuclear treaty between South Korea and the United States came into effect replacing the one that had been in place for the last 42 years
http://www.arirang.co.kr/News/News_View.asp?nseq=18561

2017: China and Russia oppose UN resolution on Rohingya
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/dec/24/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-myanmar-rohingya-muslims
https://www.trtworld.com/asia/china-russia-oppose-un-resolution-to-appoint-a-special-envoy-to-myanmar-13607


Holidays and  observances

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women  (International)

Indonesia: Teacher’s Day or Hari Guru

Thailand: King Vajiravudh Day