Daily Archives: 29 décembre 2018

On 29 December in Asian history

ON 29 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 29, 2018

721: Death of Empress Gemmei of Japan, born in 661
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Genmei

1427: Army of Ming Dynasty started withdrawing from Hanoi, puting an end to the domination of Đại Việt.

1565: Death of Queen Munjeong, Korean consort queen, wife of King Jungjong of Joseon, born on February 1, 1501
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Queen_Munjeong
http://jiwonwoo.wordpress.com/2012/05/02/the-third-queen-consort-of-king-jungjong-the-king-who-was-easily-swayed-by-retainers-2/
https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/common/printpreview.asp?categoryCode=148&newsIdx=143052

Queen Munjeong of Joseon

1844: Birth of Womesh.Chandra. Bonnerjee, first president of the Indian National Congress, who died on July 21, 1906
http://radhikaranjan.blogspot.fr/2013/06/109-wcbanerjee-1844-1906.html

1857: Guangzhou is occupied by French and British troops
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Canton_(1857)

1857-12-29 Second_Opium_War-guangzhou

1899: Birth of Marshal Nie Rongzhen, People’s Liberation Army chief of the general staff (1950-1954) who died on Mai 14, 1992
https://en.wiki2.org/wiki/Nie_Rongzhen
http://www.paulnoll.com/Korea/War/Marshal-Nie-Rongzhen.html

Nie Rongzhen

1904: Birth of Kuvempu, Indian author and poet who died on November 11, 1994
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/710579.Kuvempu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuvempu

1911: A meeting of representatives from provinces in Nanjing elect Sun Yat-sen as the provisional President of the Republic of China and set 1st January 1912 as the first day of the first year of the Republic
http://blog.oup.com/2011/12/sun-yat-sen/
http://www.upi.com/Archives/1911/12/29/Sun-Yat-Sen-elected-president-of-new-Republic-of-China/5111038294461/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_China_provisional_presidential_election,_1911

1911: Taking advantage of the fall of the Qing dynasty, Mongol princes and lamas declare the establishment of an independent Mongol empire with the Jebtsundamba Khutughtu as their Khan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bogd_Khan

1914: Birth of Zainul Abedin, Bangladeshi painter who died on May 28, 1976
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Abedin,_Zainul
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Zainul+Abedin&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=CfK-Ur_oJoi20QXGsYGwDw&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=646

Zainul Abedin2

1917: Birth of Ramanand Sagar, Indian film director who died on December 12, 2005

Ramanand Sagar
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramanand_Sagar
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0755997/

1925: Warlord Xu Shuzheng’s assassination
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Shuzheng

1929: Dutch police arrest Sukarno and 100s Partai Nasional Indonesia leaders

1930: Sir Muhammad Iqbal in his Presidential address in Allahabad introduces the Two-Nation Theory and outlines a vision for the creation of Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Muhammad_Iqbal
http://fr.slideshare.net/sadibajwa/two-nation-theory-23019448

1931: Birth of Prince Yi Gu who was a claimant to the throne of Korea up to his death in 2005
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gu%2C_Prince_Imperial_Hoeun

1934: Japan renounces the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922 and the London Naval Treaty of 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1939: Birth Maumoon Abdul Gayoom President of Maldives (1978-2008)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maumoon_Abdul_Gayoom

1942: Birth of Rajesh Khanna, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajesh_Khanna
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29th-december-1942-rajesh-khanna-bollywoods-first-superstar-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vo1MykK4u8U

1954: Birth of Prince Takamoto (Norihito) who died on November 21, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Takamado

1955: End of the two-day Baling meeting between Malayan Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman, David Marshall, Chief Minister of Singapore, Sir Chen Lock Tan, leader of the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and Chin Peng, leader of theMalaya Communist party. Chin Peng wanted legal recognition of the MCP. The Government demands the dissolution of the MCP and the talks broke down over that point

1959: Birth of Ritsuko Okazaki, Japanese singer and songwriter, who died on May 5, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritsuko_Okazaki

1972: China and Benin resumed diplomatic relations, first established on November 12, 1964, but severed in January 1966

1973: While his mandate is finished, Filipino president Ferdinand Marcos keeps the power and governs by decrees

1974: Birth of Twinkle Khanna, Indian actress and Producer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twinkle_Khanna

1986: Birth of Kim Ok-bin, South Korean actress and model
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim_Ok-bin
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Kim_Ok-bin.php

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

1989: Following Hong Kong’s decision to forcibly repatriate some Vietnamese refugees, thousands of Vietnamese ‘boat people’ battled with riot police

1994: Birth of Princess Kako of Akishino of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princess_Kako_of_Akishino

1996: Death of You Min, Hong Kong actress, born on August 19, 1936
http://hksan.net/smsifc/youminweb/life_E.html

1997: Hong Kong began killing 1.25 million chickens, the entire population, for fear of the spread of ‘bird flu

1998: Leaders of the Khmer Rouge apologize for the 1970s genocide in Cambodia that claimed over 1 million

2001: Death of Takashi Asahina, Japanese conductor, born on July 9, 1908
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/takashi-asahina-9198620.html

2007: Beijing said that the direct election of the Chief Executive may be in 2017 while Hong Kong democrats demanded 2012

2008: In Banglagesh, an alliance led by Sheikh Hasina Wajed, the former Bangladeshi prime minister, wins a landslide election victory in the country’s first poll in seven years
http://edition.cnn.com/2008/WORLD/asiapcf/12/30/bangladesh.elections/

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2011: North Korea has staged a massive memorial service for Kim Jong-il, ending almost two weeks of official mourning, and has officially declared his son, Kim Jong-un, as the country’s new « supreme leader »
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/30/world/asia/north-korea-declares-kim-jong-un-as-supreme-leader.html?_r=1&ref=asia

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/12/201112293411349872.html

2012: Philippines President Benigno Aquino has signs into law a bill providing for free access to contraception and family planning
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20863691
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/12/2012122992824125192.html
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/331523/rh-desaparecidos-bills-now-laws

2013: Death in an accident of Jagadish Mohanty, Indian author, born on February 17, 1951
http://odishasuntimes.com/23587/top-odia-writer-jagadish-mohanty-run-train/
http://incredibleorissa.com/en/jagadish-mohanty-no-more/

2014: Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for greater « ideological guidance » in China’s universities and urges the study of Marxism, state media report, as the country tightens control on Western ideology

2015: The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines urges voters not to support candidates who are pushing for divorce and death penalty
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/549419/news/nation/cbcp-urges-voters-to-snub-pro-divorce-death-penalty-bets

2015: Targeting Sam Rainsy, Cambodian PM to ban dual citizens from party leadership
https://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/pm-to-ban-dual-citizens-from-party-leadership-104069/

 

Holidays and observances

Independence Day (Mongolia )

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 December in Asian history

WARS, CONFLITS, STRATEGY ON 29 DECEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 29, 2018

1427: Army of Ming Dynasty started withdrawing from Hanoi, puting an end to the domination of Đại Việt.

1857: Guangzhou is occupied by French and British troops
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Canton_(1857)

1857-12-29 Second_Opium_War-guangzhou

1911: Taking advantage of the fall of the Qing dynasty, Mongol princes and lamas declare the establishment of an independent Mongol empire with the Jebtsundamba Khutughtu as their Khan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bogd_Khan

1929: Dutch police arrest Sukarno and 100s Partai Nasional Indonesia leaders

1934: Japan renounces the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922 and the London Naval Treaty of 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1955: End of the two-day Baling meeting between Malayan Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman, David Marshall, Chief Minister of Singapore, Sir Chen Lock Tan, leader of the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and Chin Peng, leader of theMalaya Communist party. Chin Peng wanted legal recognition of the MCP. The Government demands the dissolution of the MCP and the talks broke down over that point

1972: China and Benin resumed diplomatic relations, first established on November 12, 1964, but severed in January 1966

1998: Leaders of the Khmer Rouge apologize for the 1970s genocide in Cambodia that claimed over 1 million

 

Holidays and observances

Independence Day (Mongolia )

On 29 December in South Asian history

ON 29 DECEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 29, 2018

1844: Birth of Womesh.Chandra. Bonnerjee, first president of the Indian National Congress, who died on July 21, 1096
http://radhikaranjan.blogspot.fr/2013/06/109-wcbanerjee-1844-1906.html

1904: Birth of Kuvempu, Indian author and poet who died on November 11, 1994
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/710579.Kuvempu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuvempu

1914: Birth of Zainul Abedin, Bangladeshi painter who died on May 28, 1976
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Abedin,_Zainul
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Zainul+Abedin&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=CfK-Ur_oJoi20QXGsYGwDw&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=646

Zainul Abedin2

1917: Birth of Ramanand Sagar, Indian film director who died on December 12, 2005

Ramanand Sagar
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramanand_Sagar
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0755997/

1930: Sir Muhammad Iqbal in his Presidential address in Allahabad introduces the Two-Nation Theory and outlines a vision for the creation of Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Muhammad_Iqbal
http://fr.slideshare.net/sadibajwa/two-nation-theory-23019448

1939: Birth Maumoon Abdul Gayoom President of Maldives (1978-2008)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maumoon_Abdul_Gayoom

1942: Birth of Rajesh Khanna, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajesh_Khanna
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29th-december-1942-rajesh-khanna-bollywoods-first-superstar-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vo1MykK4u8U

1974: Birth of Twinkle Khanna, Indian actress and Producer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twinkle_Khanna

2008: In Banglagesh, an alliance led by Sheikh Hasina Wajed, the former Bangladeshi prime minister, wins a landslide election victory in the country’s first poll in seven years
http://edition.cnn.com/2008/WORLD/asiapcf/12/30/bangladesh.elections/

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2013: Death in an accident of Jagadish Mohanty, Indian author, born on February 17, 1951
http://odishasuntimes.com/23587/top-odia-writer-jagadish-mohanty-run-train/
http://incredibleorissa.com/en/jagadish-mohanty-no-more/

On 29 December in Southeast Asian history

ON 29 DECEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 29, 2018

1427: Army of Ming Dynasty started withdrawing from Hanoi, puting an end to the domination of Đại Việt.

1929: Dutch police arrest Sukarno and 100s Partai Nasional Indonesia leaders

1955: End of the two-day Baling meeting between Malayan Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman, David Marshall, Chief Minister of Singapore, Sir Chen Lock Tan, leader of the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and Chin Peng, leader of theMalaya Communist party. Chin Peng wanted legal recognition of the MCP. The Government demands the dissolution of the MCP and the talks broke down over that point

1973: While his mandate is finished, Filipino president Ferdinand Marcos keeps the power and governs by decrees

1998: Leaders of the Khmer Rouge apologize for the 1970s genocide in Cambodia that claimed over 1 million

2012: Philippines President Benigno Aquino has signed into law a bill providing for free access to contraception and family planning
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20863691
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/12/2012122992824125192.html
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/331523/rh-desaparecidos-bills-now-laws

2015: The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines urges voters not to support candidates who are pushing for divorce and death penalty
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/549419/news/nation/cbcp-urges-voters-to-snub-pro-divorce-death-penalty-bets

2015: Targeting Sam Rainsy, Cambodian PM to ban dual citizens from party leadership
https://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/pm-to-ban-dual-citizens-from-party-leadership-104069/

 

On 29 December in Japan’s history

ON 29 DECEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on December 29, 2018

721: Death of Empress Gemmei of Japan, born in 661
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Genmei

1934: Japan renounces the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922 and the London Naval Treaty of 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Naval_Treaty

1954: Birth of Prince Takamoto (Norihito) who died on November 21, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Takamado

1959: Birth of Ritsuko Okazaki, Japanese singer and songwriter, who died on May 5, 2004
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ritsuko_Okazaki

1994: Birth of Princess Kako of Akishino of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princess_Kako_of_Akishino

2001: Death of Takashi Asahina, Japanese conductor, born on July 9, 1908
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/takashi-asahina-9198620.html

 

 

On 29 December in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 29 DECEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on December 29, 2018

1427: Army of Ming Dynasty started withdrawing from Hanoi, puting an end to the domination of Đại Việt.

1857: Guangzhou is occupied by French and British troops
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Canton_(1857)

1857-12-29 Second_Opium_War-guangzhou

1899: Birth of Marshal Nie Rongzhen, People’s Liberation Army chief of the general staff (1950-1954) who died on Mai 14, 1992
https://en.wiki2.org/wiki/Nie_Rongzhen
http://www.paulnoll.com/Korea/War/Marshal-Nie-Rongzhen.html

Nie Rongzhen

1911: A meeting of representatives from provinces in Nanjing elect Sun Yat-sun as the provisional President of the Republic of China and set 1st January 1912 as the first day of the first year of the Republic
http://blog.oup.com/2011/12/sun-yat-sen/
http://www.upi.com/Archives/1911/12/29/Sun-Yat-Sen-elected-president-of-new-Republic-of-China/5111038294461/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_China_provisional_presidential_election,_1911

1911: Taking advantage of the fall of the Qing dynasty, Mongol princes and lamas declare the establishment of an independent Mongol empire with the Jebtsundamba Khutughtu as their Khan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bogd_Khan

1925: Warlord Xu Shuzheng’s assassination
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Shuzheng

1972: China and Benin resumed diplomatic relations, first established on November 12, 1964, but severed in January 1966

1989: Following Hong Kong’s decision to forcibly repatriate some Vietnamese refugees, thousands of Vietnamese ‘boat people’ battled with riot police

1996: Death of You Min, Hong Kong actress, born on August 19, 1936
http://hksan.net/smsifc/youminweb/life_E.html

1997: Hong Kong began killing 1.25 million chickens, the entire population, for fear of the spread of ‘bird flu

2007: Beijing said that the direct election of the Chief Executive may be in 2017 while Hong Kong democrats demanded 2012

2014: Chinese President Xi Jinping calls for greater « ideological guidance » in China’s universities and urges the study of Marxism, state media report, as the country tightens control on Western ideology