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On 13 January in Asian history

ON 13 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 13, 2019

5 BC: Birth of Emperor Guangwu of Han, ruler of China who died on March 29, 57
https://www.wikiwand.com/en/Emperor_Guangwu_of_Han
http://totallyhistory.com/liu-xiu/
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/133827-liu-xiu-decisive-emperor-of-great-mercy/

703: Death of Empress Jito of Japan, born in 645
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Jit%C5%8D

1338: Birth of Jeong Mong-ju, Korean civil minister, diplomat and scholar who died in 1392
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Jeong_Mong-ju
https://www.museum.go.kr/site/eng/relic/represent/view?relicId=493

1666: French traveller Jean-Baptiste Tavernier arrives Dhaka and meest the governor Shaista Khan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaista_Khan

1842: Dr William Brydon, a surgeon in the British Army during the First Anglo-Afghan War, becomes famous for being the sole survivor of an army of 16,500 when he reaches the safety of a Garrison in Jalalabad
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/january-13-1842-dr.-william-brydon-survivor-of-the-massacre-of-elphinstones-army-reaches-jalalabad 
http://www.khyber.org/publications/011-015/brydonreport.shtml
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/sole-british-soldier-escapes-kabul

1849: During the Second Sikh War, battle of Chillianwallah
https://www.britishbattles.com/second-sikh-war/battle-of-chillianwallah/

1849-01-13 Battle of Chillianwallah

1904: Treaty between China and the United States opening the Manchuria ports and the city of Mukden to foreigners

1904: The fourth and final Japanese appeal proposes that Russia concedes influence in Korea while Japan concedes influence in Manchuria, with Russia respecting Chinese territorial integrity in Manchuria – the appeal is regarded by Russia as an ultimatum

1906: Birth of Zhou Youguang, Chinese linguist, father of pinyin, who died on January 14, 2017
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17455067
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/feb/21/china
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/zhou-youguang-google-honours-today-180112133907283.html

Zhou Youguang

1911: Birth of Chinese general Yang Dezhi who died on October 25, 1994
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Dezhi
http://www.paulnoll.com/Korea/War/General-Yang-Dezhi.html

1926: Birth of Shakti Samanta, Indian director and producer who died on April 9, 2009
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13-january-1926-shakti-samanta-film-director-was-born
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shakti_Samanta

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bd65JMx_l30

1932: Birth of Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, bishop of Hong Kong from 2002 to 2009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Cardinal_Zen
http://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/documentation/cardinali_biografie/cardinali_bio_zen-se-kiun_j.html

1933: US Congress declares to be for the independence of Philippines despite a veto of President Herbert Hoover
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/876/today-in-philippine-history-january-13-1933-the-hare-hawescutting-act-was-passed

1938: Birth of Shivkumar Sharma, Indian santoor player and composer
http://www.culturalindia.net/indian-music/classical-singers/shivkumar-sharma.html
http://www.santoor.com/

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

1941: Ye Ting, the commander of the New Fourth Army of the Communist Party of China, which is surrounded by Kuomintang forces is arrested has he goes to the nationalist forces headquarter to negociate
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye_Ting

1946: The Committee of Three (USA, nationalists and communists) sign an agreement for a cease-fire and a reorganization of the Chinese forces integrating the communist forces

1948: Birth of Gaj Singh, Maharaja of  Jodhpur
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaj_Singh

1949: Birth of Rakesh Sharma, first Indian and 138th man to visit space
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/miscellaneous/rakesh-sharma.html


 1950: Soviet resolution to grant the P.R.C. admission to the United Nations is defeated.The U.S.S.R. delegate stages a second walkout, announcing a Soviet boycott of the Security Council until it ousts the Nationalist Chinese delegate and seats Beijing

1951: Communist forces attack the French fortified defensive line around the Red River Delta (De Lattre Line) at Vinh-Yen, in an attempt to reach Hanoi (French victory on January 17)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vinh_Yen

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1953: Norodom Sihanouk dissolves Cambodia National Assembly

1962: First Operation Farm Gate missions flown
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-operation-farm-gate-missions-flown

1962-01-13 Farm Gate

1964: Hindu-Muslim rioting breaks out in the Indian city of Calcutta resulting in the deaths of more than 100 people
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/13/newsid_4098000/4098363.stm

1968: Birth of Chara, Japanese singer and actress
http://www.jpopasia.com/celebrity/chara/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chara_(singer)
http://www.lastfm.fr/music/Chara

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rraaz68uJAY

1972: Nixon announces additional troop withdrawals from Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-announces-additional-troop-withdrawals

1972: Birth of Park Jin-Young, Korean singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_Jin-Young
http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=Park+Jin-Young&mid=70FA35505BA897727D1F70FA35505BA897727D1F&FORM=LKVR#

1973: Birth of Gloria Yip, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Yip
http://www.staroriental.com/nav/soeg/thm,afr.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Q0T4jLuJGs

1975: First meeting of the China’s National people’s Congress since ten years. Amendment of the 1954 constitution

1975: Sultan Kudarat (1581-1671) of Mindanao, is hailed as national hero of the Filipino people
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/875/today-in-philippine-history-january-13-1975-sultan-kudarat-was-hailed-as-national-hero-of-the-filipino-people
http://www.pinoystop.org/13-january-1975/

1976: Japan says it is ready to sign a peace treaty with China

1978:  Birth of Ashmit Patel, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashmit_Patel
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1483377/

1983: Birth of Imran Khan, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/imran-khan/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEr2koV2s8k

1984: Birth of Aya Hirayama, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Hirayama

1985: Madan Puri, Hindi and Punjabi film actor, passed away. Born in 1915
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/amrish-puri/biography.html

1988: Death of Taiwanese president Chiang Ching-kuo. Lee Teng-hui becomes the first native taiwanese president
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Chiang_Ching-kuo.aspx

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/lee-teng-hui
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/720.html

1992: Japan apologizes for forcing tens of thousands of Korean women to serve as sex slaves for Japanese soldiers during World War II
http://articles.latimes.com/keyword/koreans-women
http://www.nww2m.com/2012/01/comfort-women/

2008: Manmohan Singh is doing the first Indian Prime Minister visit to China since five years
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7185620.stm

2012: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces that Washington will start the process of exchanging ambassadors with Burma
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16554415

2012: Hundreds of political detainees are freed from jails across Burma in the latest move by the government to introduce reforms
http://www.france24.com/en/20120113-hundreds-political-prisoners-burma-myanmar
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Southeast_Asia/NA14Ae01.html

2013: Death of Balagangadharanatha Swamiji, Indian religious leader, born on January 15, 1945
http://samvada.org/2013/news/balagangadharanath-swamiji-of-adichunchanagiri-mutt-passes-away-in-bangalore/
http://www.oneindia.com/2013/01/14/karnataka-mutt-head-balagangadhara-passes-away-1130604.html

2014: Death of Anjali Devi, Indian actress and producer, born on August 24, 1927 http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/veteran-actor-anjali-devi-dead/article5574548.ece
http://www.filmibeat.com/telugu/news/2014/legendary-telugu-actress-anjali-devi-died-86-129551.html#slidemore-slideshow-1

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U10Ba94SKvk

2015: In the first visit papal visit to Sri Lanka in more than 20 years, Pope Francis calls on the country to do more to seek the truth about its years of civil war
http://www.euronews.com/2015/01/13/pope-francis-calls-on-sri-lanka-to-do-more-to-seek-truth-about-civil-war/
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30789124
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pope-in-Sri-Lanka:-live-the-precepts-of-peace-present-in-religions-and-denounce-all-acts-of-violence-33174.html

2015: Indian Lt Gen JFR Jacob, 1971 Bangladesh war hero passes away
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/1971-bangladesh-war-hero-lt-gen-jacob-passes-away/1/569308.html?utm_source=Offstumped&utm_medium=Offstumped&utm_term=Offstumped&utm_campaign=Offstumped

On 13 January in Taiwan history

ON 13 JANUARY IN TAIWAN HISTORY

Updated on January 13, 2019

1988: Death of Taiwanese president Chiang Ching-kuo. Lee Teng-hui becomes president
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Chiang_Ching-kuo.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/lee-teng-hui
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/720.html

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 13 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 13 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 13, 2019

1842: Dr William Brydon, a surgeon in the British Army during the First Anglo-Afghan War, becomes famous for being the sole survivor of an army of 16,500 when he reaches the safety of a Garrison in Jalalabad
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/january-13-1842-dr.-william-brydon-survivor-of-the-massacre-of-elphinstones-army-reaches-jalalabad 
http://www.khyber.org/publications/011-015/brydonreport.shtml
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/sole-british-soldier-escapes-kabul

1849: During the Second Sikh War, battle of Chillianwallah
https://www.britishbattles.com/second-sikh-war/battle-of-chillianwallah/

1849-01-13 Battle of Chillianwallah

1904: The fourth and final Japanese appeal proposes that Russia concedes influence in Korea while Japan concedes influence in Manchuria, with Russia respecting Chinese territorial integrity in Manchuria – the appeal is regarded by Russia as an ultimatum

1933: US Congress declares to be for the independence of Philippines despite a veto of President Herbert Hoover
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/876/today-in-philippine-history-january-13-1933-the-hare-hawescutting-act-was-passed

1946: The Committee of Three (USA, nationalists and communists) sign an agreement for a cease-fire and a reorganization of the Chinese forces integrating the communist forces

1950: Soviet resolution to grant the P.R.C. admission to the United Nations is defeated.The U.S.S.R. delegate stages a second walkout, announcing a Soviet boycott of the Security Council until it ousts the Nationalist Chinese delegate and seats Beijing

1951: Communist forces attack the French fortified defensive line around the Red River Delta (De Lattre Line) at Vinh-Yen, in an attempt to reach Hanoi (French victory on January 17)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vinh_Yen

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1962: First Operation Farm Gate missions flown
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-operation-farm-gate-missions-flown

1962-01-13 Farm Gate

1972: Nixon announces additional troop withdrawals from Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-announces-additional-troop-withdrawals

2008: Manmohan Singh is doing the first Indian Prime Minister visit to China since five years
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7185620.stm

 

On 13 January in South Asian history

ON 13 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 13, 2019

1666: French traveller Jean-Baptiste Tavernier arrives to Dhaka and meets the governor Shaista Khan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaista_Khan

1842: Dr William Brydon, a surgeon in the British Army during the First Anglo-Afghan War, becomes famous for being the sole survivor of an army of 16,500 when he reaches the safety of a Garrison in Jalalabad
http://www.mapsofworld.com/on-this-day/january-13-1842-dr.-william-brydon-survivor-of-the-massacre-of-elphinstones-army-reaches-jalalabad 
http://www.khyber.org/publications/011-015/brydonreport.shtml
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/sole-british-soldier-escapes-kabul

1849: During the Second Sikh War, battle of Chillianwallah
https://www.britishbattles.com/second-sikh-war/battle-of-chillianwallah/

1849-01-13 Battle of Chillianwallah

1926: Birth of Shakti Samanta, Indian director and producer who died on April 9, 2009
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/13-january-1926-shakti-samanta-film-director-was-born
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shakti_Samanta

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bd65JMx_l30

1938: Birth of Shivkumar Sharma, Indian santoor player and composer
http://www.culturalindia.net/indian-music/classical-singers/shivkumar-sharma.html
http://www.santoor.com/

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

1948: Birth of Gaj Singh, Maharaja of  Jodhpur
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaj_Singh

1949: Birth of Rakesh Sharma, first Indian and 138th man to visit space
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/miscellaneous/rakesh-sharma.html


1964: Hindu-Muslim rioting breaks out in the Indian city of Calcutta resulting in the deaths of more than 100 people
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/13/newsid_4098000/4098363.stm

1968: Birth of Chara, Japanese singer and actress
http://www.lastfm.fr/music/Chara

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rraaz68uJAY

1978:  Birth of Ashmit Patel, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashmit_Patel
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1483377/

1983: Birth of Imran Khan, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/imran-khan/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEr2koV2s8k

1985: Madan Puri, Hindi and Punjabi film actor, passed away. Born in 1915
http://www.filmibeat.com/celebs/amrish-puri/biography.html

2008: Manmohan Singh is doing the first Indian Prime Minister visit to China since five years
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7185620.stm

2013: Death of Balagangadharanatha Swamiji, Indian religious leader, born on January 15, 1945
http://samvada.org/2013/news/balagangadharanath-swamiji-of-adichunchanagiri-mutt-passes-away-in-bangalore/
http://www.oneindia.com/2013/01/14/karnataka-mutt-head-balagangadhara-passes-away-1130604.html

2014: Death of Anjali Devi, Indian actress and producer, born on August 24, 1927 http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/veteran-actor-anjali-devi-dead/article5574548.ece
http://www.filmibeat.com/telugu/news/2014/legendary-telugu-actress-anjali-devi-died-86-129551.html#slidemore-slideshow-1

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U10Ba94SKvk

On 13 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 13 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 13, 2019

1933: US Congress declares to be for the independence of Philippines despite a veto of President Herbert Hoover
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/876/today-in-philippine-history-january-13-1933-the-hare-hawescutting-act-was-passed

1951: Communist forces attack the French fortified defensive line around the Red River Delta (De Lattre Line) at Vinh-Yen, in an attempt to reach Hanoi (French victory on January 17)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vinh_Yen

????????????????

1953: Norodom Sihanouk dissolves Cambodia National Assembly

1962: First Operation Farm Gate missions flown
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-operation-farm-gate-missions-flown

1962-01-13 Farm Gate

1972: Nixon announces additional troop withdrawals from Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-announces-additional-troop-withdrawals

1975: Sultan Kudarat (1581-1671) of Mindanao, is hailed as national hero of the Filipino people
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/875/today-in-philippine-history-january-13-1975-sultan-kudarat-was-hailed-as-national-hero-of-the-filipino-people
http://www.pinoystop.org/13-january-1975/

2012: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces that Washington will start the process of exchanging ambassadors with Burma
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16554415

2012: Hundreds of political detainees are freed from jails across Burma in the latest move by the government to introduce reforms
http://www.france24.com/en/20120113-hundreds-political-prisoners-burma-myanmar
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Southeast_Asia/NA14Ae01.html

 

On 13 January in Japan’s history

ON 13 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on January 13, 2019

703: Death of Empress Jito of Japan, born in 645
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_Jit%C5%8D

1904: The fourth and final Japanese appeal proposes that Russia concedes influence in Korea while Japan concedes influence in Manchuria, with Russia respecting Chinese territorial integrity in Manchuria – the appeal is regarded by Russia as an ultimatum

1968: Birth of Chara, Japanese singer and actress
http://www.jpopasia.com/celebrity/chara/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chara_(singer)
http://www.lastfm.fr/music/Chara

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rraaz68uJAY

1976: Japan says it is ready to sign a peace treaty with China

1984: Birth of Aya Hirayama, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Hirayama

1992: Japan apologizes for forcing tens of thousands of Korean women to serve as sex slaves for Japanese soldiers during World War II
http://articles.latimes.com/keyword/koreans-women
http://www.nww2m.com/2012/01/comfort-women/

On 13 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 13 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 13, 2019

5 BC: Birth of Emperor Guangwu of Han, ruler of China who died on March 29, 57
https://www.wikiwand.com/en/Emperor_Guangwu_of_Han
http://totallyhistory.com/liu-xiu/
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/133827-liu-xiu-decisive-emperor-of-great-mercy/

1904: Treaty between China and the United States opening the Manchuria ports and the city of Mukden to foreigners

1904: The fourth and final Japanese appeal proposes that Russia concedes influence in Korea while Japan concedes influence in Manchuria, with Russia respecting Chinese territorial integrity in Manchuria – the appeal is regarded by Russia as an ultimatum

1906: Birth of Zhou Youguang, Chinese linguist, father of pinyin, who died on January 14, 2017
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17455067
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/feb/21/china
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/zhou-youguang-google-honours-today-180112133907283.html

Zhou Youguang

1911: Birth of Chinese general Yang Dezhi who died on October 25, 1994
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Dezhi
http://www.paulnoll.com/Korea/War/General-Yang-Dezhi.html

1932: Birth of Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, bishop of Hong Kong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Cardinal_Zen
http://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/documentation/cardinali_biografie/cardinali_bio_zen-se-kiun_j.html

1941: Ye Ting, the commander of the New Fourth Army which is surrounded by Kuomintang forces is arrested has he goes to the nationalist forces headquarter to negociate
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye_Ting

1946: The Committee of Three (USA, nationalists and communists) sign an agreement for a cease-fire and a reorganization of the Chinese forces integrating the communist forces

1950: Soviet resolution to grant the P.R.C. admission to the United Nations is defeated.The U.S.S.R. delegate stages a second walkout, announcing a Soviet boycott of the Security Council until it ousts the Nationalist Chinese delegate and seats Beijing

1973: Birth of Gloria Yip, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Yip
http://www.staroriental.com/nav/soeg/thm,afr.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Q0T4jLuJGs

1975: First meeting of the China’s National people’s Congress since ten years. Amendment of the 1954 constitution

1988: Death of Taiwanese president Chiang Ching-kuo. Lee Teng-hui becomes president
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Chiang_Ching-kuo.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/lee-teng-hui
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/720.html