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On 19 January in Asian history

zheng he en bateau

ON 19 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 19, 2019

649: The forces of Kucha surrender after a forty-day siege led by Tang Dynasty general Ashina She’er, establishing Tang control over the northern Tarim Basin in Xinjiang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tang_campaign_against_Kucha

1200: Birth of Dogen Zenji, Japanese Buddhist monk who died on September 22, 1253
http://sped2work.tripod.com/dogen.html

1431: Chinese Admiral Zheng He starts his seventh and last voyage
https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/big-history-project/expansion-interconnection/exploration-interconnection/a/zheng-he
http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/special/china_1000ce_mingvoyages.htm

zheng he en bateau

1597: Death of Maharana Pratap, Indian ruler, born onMay 9, 1540
http://maharana-pratap-exhibition.blogspot.fr/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maharana_Pratap

1607: San Agustin Church in Manila is officially completed; it is currently the oldest church in the Philippines
http://www.philippines-travel-guide.com/san-agustin-church-manila.html

1655: Birth of Chinese poet Nalan Xingde who died on July 1, 1685
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Nalan_Xingde
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/264.html

1686: Birth of Hakuin Ekaku, Japanese  Zen Buddhist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hakuin_Ekaku
http://saieditor.com/stars/hakuin.html

1819: Raffles leaves Penang to establish a new settlment south of Malacca. It will be Singapore

1890: Birth of Prince Phetsarath Rattanavongsa, prime minister of Laos from 1942 to 1945, and the first and last vice-king of the Kingdom of Laos
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phetsarath_Rattanavongsa
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Phetsarath_Rattanavongsa

1895: During the sino-Japanese war,-Japanese landing in Shandong Chengshan. Beginning of the decisive battle of Weihaiwei the following day

1904: Birth of Pei Wenzhong, founder of the Chinese anthropology who died on September 18, 1982
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830905996.html

Pei Wenzhong

1905: Death of Debendranath Tagore, Indian philosopher, born on May 15, 1817
http://www.thebrahmosamaj.net/founders/debendranath.html
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Debendranath_Tagore

Debendranath Tagore 2

1927: Because its trade interest are threatened by the civil war, the British government decides to send troops to China
http://www.totalpolitics.com/blog/30158/on-this-day-government-sends-troops-to-china.thtml

1929: Death of Liang Qichao, Chinese scholar, born in February 1873
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Qichao
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/103.html

1932: Five Japanese are attacked in Shanghai by Chinese. One of them, a Buddhist monk is killed

1935: Birth of Soumitra Chatterjee, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soumitra_Chatterjee
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0154164/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syxaRAFL2UM

1936: Birth of Ziaur Rahman, president of Bangladesh (1978-1981), assassinated by army officers on 30 May 1981
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3404707055.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juJKfsDNQ14

1937: Birth of Appadurai Muttulingam, Sri Lankan Tamil author
http://pratilipi.in/appadurai-muttulingam/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appadurai_Muttulingam

Appadurai Muttulingam

1941: Birth of Tony Anholt, Singapore born actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Anholt

1942: Japanese forces invade Burma from Thailand
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=59

1943: Birth of Petchara Chaowarat, Thai film actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petchara_Chaowarat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGp0vlzavxc

1944: Birth of Robert Barbers, Filipino politician who died on December 25, 2005
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Barbers
http://bulatlat.com/news/3-35/3-35-barbers.html

1946: Founding of the International military tribunal for Far-East, or  Tokyo Tribunal
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/index.html
http://www.geocities.co.jp/Milano-Aoyama/6915/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Military_Tribunal_for_the_Far_East

1946-01-19 International_Military_Tribunal

1948: Death of Onisaburo Deguchi, co-founder of the Japanese religious sect Oomoto
http://www.oomoto.or.jp/English/enKyos/seisi-en.html

1951: In Korean War, China reject Korean proposal of a ceasefire

1955: President Eisenhover recommends a cease-fire patronized by the United Nations between the two Chinas

1958: Peace treaty and  war reparations agreement between Japan and Indonesia

1960: Signature of a new treaty of mutual cooperation and security between USA and Japan
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/q&a/ref/1.html
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/security/agree0009.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Mutual_Cooperation_and_Security_between_the_United_States_and_Japan

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1962: Death of Dato’s Sir Onn bin Ja’afar, a Malay politician and Chief Minister of Johore in Malaysia, then Malaya. The founder of United Malays National Organization (UMNO), born in 1895
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onn_Jaafar
https://icssis.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/0609082010_13.pdf

1966: Indira Gandhi is elected Prime Minister of India and announces her intention to have a non-alignment politics
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/19/newsid_3745000/3745625.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/indira-gandhi-becomes-indian-prime-minister

1977: Birth of Cocco, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocco
http://www.cocco.co.jp/english/index.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmhnWx6qwKU

1977: World’s largest crowd gathering so far when the Hindu Kumbh Mela in India attracts a then record 15 million people
http://archaeologyonline.net/artifacts/kumbha-mela
http://www.theholidayspot.com/kumbh_mela/kumbh_mela_history.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkDZA6vsNBA

1977: President Gerald Ford pardons Iva Toguri D’Aquino « Tokyo Rose »
http://www.biography.com/people/tokyo-rose-37481?page=1

1980: In retaliation for the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, China pospones sine die all negotiations with Moscow

1980: Birth of Kotoko, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kotoko_(singer)

1985: Birth of Rika Ishikawa, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rika_Ishikawa

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUX9xipa3RQ&NR=1

1990: Death of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, Indian religious leader, also known as Osho (Chandra Mohan Jain), Indian spiritual and philosophical figure, born on December 11, 1931
http://www.oshoworld.com/biography/briefbio.asp
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/19-january-1990-bhagwan-shree-rajneesh-spiritual-guru-died
http://www.religioustolerance.org/rajneesh.htm

1992: Historic speech of Deng Xiaoping in Shenzhen
http://www.chinesecurrents.com/deng_xiaoping.html

2001: In the Philippines, the Armed forces withdraw its support to president Joseph Estrada

2011: Nguyen Phu Trong becomes the new General Secretary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam as the 11th National Party Congress ends its nine-day sitting
http://vietnamnews.vn/Politics-Laws/207768/Congress-ends-on-high-note-.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_Ph%C3%BA_Tr%E1%BB%8Dng

Nguyen Phu Trong 2011-01-19

2011: Malaysia’s New Opposition Party Kita, the People’s Welfare Party, announces its president, Zaid Ibrahim, aims « to bring back the politics of goodwill and compromise that started this nation 54years ago… so that politics and public service can be made honorable once again. »
http://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/malaysias-new-opposition-party/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zaid_Ibrahim

2015: Hong Kong creates a new army cadet force modelled partly on the Chinese military
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/hknews/2015-01/19/content_15215624.html

2015: Bangladesh has ended a 16-day confinement of opposition leader Khaleda Zia after a surge in political violence left 27 people dead, but her party vowed to continue a nationwide transport blockade
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2015/01/bangladesh-opposition-leader-khaleda-zia-released-20151197294842666.html

2018: Pakistan closes U.S.-funded radio station, citing ‘hostile’ agenda
http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-pakistan-us-radio-20180119-story.html
https://sputniknews.com/asia/201801201060902834-pakistan-closes-us-funded-radio-station/
http://www.arabnews.com/node/1229411/world

Wars, conflicts and Strategy on 19 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 19 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on January 19, 2019

649: The forces of Kucha surrender after a forty-day siege led by Tang Dynasty general Ashina She’er, establishing Tang control over the northern Tarim Basin in Xinjiang

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tang_campaign_against_Kucha

1895: During the sino-Japanese war,-Japanese landing in Shandong Chengshan. Beginning of the decisive battle of Weihaiwei the following day

1927: Because its trade interests are threatened by the civil war, the British government decides to send troops to China
http://www.totalpolitics.com/blog/30158/on-this-day-government-sends-troops-to-china.thtml

1942: Japanese forces invade Burma from Thailand
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=59

1946: Founding of the International military tribunal for Far-East, or  Tokyo Tribunal
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/index.html
http://www.geocities.co.jp/Milano-Aoyama/6915/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Military_Tribunal_for_the_Far_East

1946-01-19 International_Military_Tribunal

1951: In Korean War, China reject Korean proposal of a ceasefire

1955: President Eisenhover recommends a cease-fire patronized by the United Nations between the two Chinas

1958: Peace treaty and  war reparations agreement between Japan and Indonesia

1960: Signature of a new treaty of mutual cooperation and security between USA and Japan
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/q&a/ref/1.html
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/security/agree0009.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Mutual_Cooperation_and_Security_between_the_United_States_and_Japan

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1980: In retaliation for the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, China pospones sine die all negotiations with Moscow

2001: In the Philippines, the Armed forces withdraw its support to president Joseph Estrada

 

On 19 January in South Asian history

ON 19 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 19, 2019

1597: Death of Maharana Pratap, Indian ruler, born on May 9, 1540
http://maharana-pratap-exhibition.blogspot.fr/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maharana_Pratap

1905: Death of Debendranath Tagore, Indian philosopher, born on May 15, 1817
http://www.thebrahmosamaj.net/founders/debendranath.html
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Debendranath_Tagore

Debendranath Tagore 2

1935: Birth of Soumitra Chatterjee, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soumitra_Chatterjee
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0154164/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syxaRAFL2UM

1936: Birth of Ziaur Rahman, president of Bangladesh (1978-1981), assassinated by army officers on 30 May 1981
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3404707055.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juJKfsDNQ14

1937: Birth of Appadurai Muttulingam, Sri Lankan Tamil author
http://pratilipi.in/appadurai-muttulingam/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appadurai_Muttulingam

Appadurai Muttulingam

1966: Indira Gandhi is elected Prime Minister of India and announces her intention to have a non-alignment politics
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/19/newsid_3745000/3745625.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/indira-gandhi-becomes-indian-prime-minister

1977: World’s largest crowd gathering so far when the Hindu Kumbh Mela in India attracts a then record 15 million people
http://archaeologyonline.net/artifacts/kumbha-mela
http://www.theholidayspot.com/kumbh_mela/kumbh_mela_history.htm

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkDZA6vsNBA

1980: In retaliation for the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, China pospones sine die all negotiations with Moscow

1990: Death of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, Indian religious leader, also known as Osho (Chandra Mohan Jain), Indian spiritual and philosophical figure, born on December 11, 1931
http://www.oshoworld.com/biography/briefbio.asp
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/19-january-1990-bhagwan-shree-rajneesh-spiritual-guru-died
http://www.religioustolerance.org/rajneesh.htm

2015: Bangladesh has ended a 16-day confinement of opposition leader Khaleda Zia after a surge in political violence left 27 people dead, but her party vowed to continue a nationwide transport blockade
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2015/01/bangladesh-opposition-leader-khaleda-zia-released-20151197294842666.html
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/bangladesh-ends-confinement-opposition-leader-zia

2018: Pakistan closes U.S.-funded radio station, citing ‘hostile’ agenda
http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-pakistan-us-radio-20180119-story.html
https://sputniknews.com/asia/201801201060902834-pakistan-closes-us-funded-radio-station/
http://www.arabnews.com/node/1229411/world

 

 

On 19 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 19 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 19, 2019

1607: San Agustin Church in Manila is officially completed; it is currently the oldest church in the Philippines
http://www.philippines-travel-guide.com/san-agustin-church-manila.html

1819: Raffles leaves Penang to establish a new settlment sout of Malacca. It will be Singapore

1890: Birth of Prince Phetsarath Rattanavongsa, prime minister of Laos from 1942 to 1945, and the first and last vice-king of the Kingdom of Laos
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phetsarath_Rattanavongsa
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Phetsarath_Rattanavongsa

1941: Birth of Tony Anholt, Singapore born actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Anholt

1942: Japanese forces invade Burma from Thailand
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=59

1943: Birth of Petchara Chaowarat, Thai film actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petchara_Chaowarat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGp0vlzavxc

1944: Birth of Robert Barbers, Filipino politician who died on December 25, 2005
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Barbers
http://bulatlat.com/news/3-35/3-35-barbers.html

1958: Peace treaty and  war reparations agreement between Japan and Indonesia

1962: Death of Dato’s Sir Onn bin Ja’afar, a Malay politician and Chief Minister of Johore in Malaysia, then Malaya. The founder of United Malays National Organization (UMNO), born in 1895
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onn_Jaafar
https://icssis.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/0609082010_13.pdf

2001: In the Philippines, the Armed forces withdraw its support to president Joseph Estrada

2011: Nguyen Phu Trong becomes the new General Secretary of the Communist Party of Viet Named as the 11th National Party Congress ends its nine-day sitting
http://vietnamnews.vn/Politics-Laws/207768/Congress-ends-on-high-note-.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_Ph%C3%BA_Tr%E1%BB%8Dng

Nguyen Phu Trong 2011-01-19

2011: Malaysia’s New Opposition Party Kita, the People’s Welfare Party, announced its president, Zaid Ibrahim, aims « to bring back the politics of goodwill and compromise that started this nation 54years ago… so that politics and public service can be made honorable once again. »
http://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/malaysias-new-opposition-party/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zaid_Ibrahim

2015: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says that seven opposition lawmakers charged with insurrection, which is punishable by up to 30 years in jail, would not be « spared » from prosecution

On 19 January in Japan’s history

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ON 19 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on January 19, 2019

1200: Birth of Dogen Zenji, Japanese Buddhist monk who died on September 22, 1253
http://sped2work.tripod.com/dogen.html

1686: Birth of Hakuin Ekaku, Japanese  Zen Buddhist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hakuin_Ekaku
http://saieditor.com/stars/hakuin.html

1895: During the sino-Japanese war, Japanese landing in Shandong Chengshan. Beginning of the decisive battle of Weihaiwei the following day

1932: Five Japanese are attacked in Shanghai by Chinese. One of them, a Buddhist monk is killed

1942: Japanese forces invade Burma from Thailand
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=59

1946: Founding of the International military tribunal for Far-East, or  Tokyo Tribunal
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/index.html
http://www.geocities.co.jp/Milano-Aoyama/6915/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Military_Tribunal_for_the_Far_East

1946-01-19 International_Military_Tribunal

1948: Death of Onisaburo Deguchi, co-founder of the Japanese religious sect Oomoto
http://www.oomoto.or.jp/English/enKyos/seisi-en.html

1958: Peace treaty and  war reparations agreement between Japan and Indonesia

1960: Signature of a new treaty of mutual cooperation and security between USA and Japan
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/q&a/ref/1.html
http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/n-america/us/security/agree0009.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Mutual_Cooperation_and_Security_between_the_United_States_and_Japan

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1977: Birth of Cocco, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocco
http://www.cocco.co.jp/english/index.html

1977: President Gerald Ford pardons Iva Toguri D’Aquino  « Tokyo Rose »

http://www.biography.com/people/tokyo-rose-37481?page=1

1983: Birth of Hikaru Utada, Japanese singer
http://women.stareastasia.com/hikaru-utada/
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/02/05/utada-hikaru/

1985: Birth of Rika Ishikawa, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rika_Ishikawa

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUX9xipa3RQ&NR=1

 

On 19 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on January 19, 2019

649: The forces of Kucha surrender after a forty-day siege led by Tang Dynasty general Ashina She’er, establishing Tang control over the northern Tarim Basin in Xinjiang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tang_campaign_against_Kucha

1431: Chinese Admiral Zheng He starts his seventh and last voyage
https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/big-history-project/expansion-interconnection/exploration-interconnection/a/zheng-he
http://ageofex.marinersmuseum.org/index.php?type=explorersection&id=57

zheng he en bateau

1655: Birth of Chinese poet Nalan Xingde who died on July 1, 1685
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Nalan_Xingde
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/264.html

1895: During the sino-Japanese war,-Japanese landing in Shandong Chengshan leading to the beginning of the decisive battle of Weihaiwei the following day

1904: Birth of Pei Wenzhong, founder of the Chinese anthropology who died on September 18, 1982
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830905996.html

Pei Wenzhong

1927: Because its trade interests are threatened by the civil war, the British government decides to send troops to China
http://www.totalpolitics.com/blog/30158/on-this-day-government-sends-troops-to-china.thtml

1929: Death of Liang Qichao, Chinese scholar, born in February 1873
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Qichao
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/103.html

1932: Five Japanese are attacked in Shanghai by Chinese. One of them, a Buddhist monk is killed

11955: President Eisenhover recommends a cease-fire patronized by the United Nations between the two Chinas

1958: Peace treaty and  war reparations agreement between Japan and Indonesia

1980: In retaliation for the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, China pospones sine die all negotiations with Moscow

1982: Birth of Angela Zhang (Zhang  Shao-han), Taiwanese actress and singer
http://women.stareastasia.com/angela-zhang/
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/04/25/angela-zhang-shao-han/

1992: Historic speech of Deng Xiaoping in Shenzhen
http://www.chinesecurrents.com/deng_xiaoping.html

2015: Hong Kong creates a new army cadet force modelled partly on the Chinese military
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/hknews/2015-01/19/content_15215624.html