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On 26 January in Asian history

1950-01-62 Rajendra-Prasad ratifies constitution

ON 26 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1067: Shenzong is enthroned as the 6th emperor (1067-1085) of the Song dynasty, born on May 25, 1048
http://www.wikivisually.com/wiki/Emperor_Shenzong_of_Song_China

1210: Death of Chinese poet Lu You, born on October 17, 1125
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Lu_You
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lu_You
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1129.html

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1497: Birth of Go-Nara 105th Emperor of Japan (1526-1557) who died on September 27, 1557
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nara_of_Japan

1556: Humayun, Mughal emperor (1530-1556) dies after slipping from a building, born on March 6, 1508
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humayun
http://www.iloveindia.com/history/medieval-india/mughal-empire/humayun.html
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/humayun

1565: The Battle of Talikota, between the Vijanagara Empire and the sultanates of the Deccan, leads to the subjugation, and eventual destruction of the last Hindu kingdom in India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Talikota
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Battle_of_Talikota

1831: Death of Sangolli Rayanna, Indian freedom fighter, born on August 15, 1798
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sangolli_Rayanna
http://allaboutbelgaum.com/lifestyle/travel/sangolli-rayanna-memorial-nandgad/

Sangolli Rayanna

1841: For the first time, the Union Jack is raised on Hong Kong

Victoria_Town,_Hong_Kong

1857: Birth of Trinley Gyatso, the 12th dalai lama, who died in April 1875
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trinley_Gyatso%2C_12th_Dalai_Lama

1880: Birth of Douglas MacArthur, American general who led the Pacific war, commander of the occupation troops in Japan and of the UN forces during the Korean war
http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/macarthur-douglas-10890
http://faculty.washington.edu/kendo/macarthur.html

1896: Birth of Chinese painter and art historian Qin Zhongwen who died in 1974
http://www.dissertationtopic.net/doc/1893904
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/273.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Qin+Zhongwen&biw=1366&bih=599&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwig__LxxMXKAhVDqxoKHXJ7CJMQ_AUIBigB&dpr=1

Qin Zhongwen

1926: Birth of Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farman_Fatehpuri

1930: In the British India, the Declaration of the independence of India is promulgated by the Indian National Congress
http://www.declarationproject.org/?p=1265
http://www.efootage.com/stock-footage/54881/India_Declares_Its_Independence_-_1930/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26-january-1930-26-january-was-declared-as-purna-swaraj-day

1930-01-26 Purna Swaraj

1930: Birth of Napoleon Abueva, Filipino sculptor
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/898/today-in-philippine-history-january-26-1930-napoleon-abueva-was-born-in-tagbilaran-bohol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napole%C3%B3n_Abueva
http://www.google.fr/search?q=1841+hong+kong&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=vNPjUrTrGaSm0AWRpIDQBQ&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAg&biw=1366&bih=628#nord=1&q=napoleon+abueva+sculptures&tbm=isch

1949: The Pakistani government announces that Urdu would officially be the state language of Pakistan. East Pakistanis launch strikes and protests

1950: Republic is proclaimed in India with Rajendra Prasad as president
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/26/newsid_3475000/3475569.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/republic-of-india-born
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/rajendra-prasad.html

1950-01-62 Rajendra-Prasad ratifies constitution

1952: The Chinese communist Party Central Committee carries out the « three evils », « five evils » campaign up to October 25
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/three-antis-five-antis/
http://cpcchina.chinadaily.com.cn/2011-10/25/content_14007230.htm

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity and non-aggression between China and Burma

1962: Birth of Guo Jian, Chinese born Australian artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guo_Jian
https://www.google.fr/search?q=guo+jian+artist&biw=976&bih=481&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=VijFVJGiOdfXapOVgOAI&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.4

1965: Hindi becomes the official language of India

1967: In Beijing, during the Cultural Revolution, violent demonstrations in front of Soviet Union and French embassies (up to 31)

1968: Birth of Ravi Teja, Tollywood film actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravi_Teja

1972: North Vietnam rejects U.S. peace proposal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnam-rejects-u-s-peace-proposal

1973: Birth of Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayu_Shinjo
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=12761

1986: Birth of Hero (Kim Jaejoong), South Korean singer (TVXQ)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hero_(singer)

1996: Hong Kong SAR Preparatory Committee of the People’s Republic of China is established in Beijing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preparatory_Committee_for_the_Hong_Kong_Special_Administrative_Region

1997: Death of Shuhei Fujisawa, Japanese novelist, born on December 26, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shuhei_Fujisawa
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Shuhei%20Fujisawa&item_type=topic

1998: Death of Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher, born on October,1898
http://www.internationalsuzuki.org/shinichisuzuki.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1dzQlCWLvY&feature=related

2001: Thousands die in Gujarat state quake in India
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/26/newsid_4666000/4666568.stm

2003 First direct flight from Taiwan to Main China (via Hong Kong) at the request of Taiwan’s authorities
http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2003-01-26/news/0301260114_1_mainland-china-taiwan-china-since-1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-strait_charter

2003: In Nepal, Assassination of chief of the anti-guerilla police, Krishna Mohan Shrestha, his wife and his bodyguard
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2003/01/mil-030126-35181833.htm

2004: President Hamid Karzai signs the new constitution of Afghanistan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3428935.stm

2006: Death of Khan Abdul Wali Khan, Pakistani opposition leader and Pashtun nationalist, born on January 11, 1917
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_Abdul_Wali_Khan

2010: Envoys of the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, arrive in China to resume talks with China’s government after a break of 15 months
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8480022.stm

2010: Mahinda Rajapaksa, the incumbent Sri Lankan president, is re-elected
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2010/01/20101278527467841.html

2013: Death of Shōtarō Yasuoka, Japanese author, born on May 20, 1920
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Sh%C5%8Dtar%C5%8D_Yasuoka 

2016: Malaysia’s top prosecutor founds that the $700 million funneled into PM Najib’s private accounts was a gift from the Saudi royal family and says that no criminal offence was committed
http://www.dw.com/en/malaysian-pm-cleared-of-wrongdoing-in-700-million-scandal/a-19004123
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/time-to-move-on-pm-tells-critics-after-absolved-by-ag

2016: Emperor Akihito says that Japan must remember the tremendous loss of life in the Philippines during World War II, as he and Empress Michiko embarked for a four-day visit to the Southeast Asian country
http://home.bt.com/news/world-news/japan-must-remember-philippines-war-victims-akihito-11364035872743
http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/01/27/1546748/philippines-japan-forge-stronger-ties

2017: Philippine talks with communist rebels end with no deal on truce
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2065578/philippine-talks-communist-rebels-end-no-deal-truce
http://www.manilatimes.net/talks-reds-end-no-ceasefire/308994/

 

Holidays and observances

India: Republic Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 26 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 26 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1565: The Battle of Talikota, between the Vijanagara Empire and the sultanates of the Deccan, leads to the subjugation, and eventual destruction of the last Hindu kingdom in India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Talikota
http://althistory.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_Talikota_(Hindustani_Raj)

1841: For the first time, the Union Jack is raised on Hong Kong

Victoria_Town,_Hong_Kong

1880: Birth of Douglas MacArthur, American general who led the Pacific war, commander of the occupations troops in Japan and of the UN forces during the Korean war
http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/macarthur-douglas-10890
http://faculty.washington.edu/kendo/macarthur.html

1967: In Beijing, during the Cultural Revolution, violent demonstrations in front of Soviet Union and French embassies (up to 31)

1972: North Vietnam rejects U.S. peace proposal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnam-rejects-u-s-peace-proposal

2003 First direct flight from Taiwan to Main China (via Hong Kong) at the request of Taiwan’s authorities
http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2003-01-26/news/0301260114_1_mainland-china-taiwan-china-since-1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-strait_charter

2017: Philippine talks with communist rebels end with no deal on truce
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2065578/philippine-talks-communist-rebels-end-no-deal-truce
http://www.manilatimes.net/talks-reds-end-no-ceasefire/308994/

 

On 26 January in South Asian history

1950-01-62 Rajendra-Prasad ratifies constitution

ON 26 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1556: Humayun, Mughal emperor (1530-1556) dies after slipping from a building, born on March 6, 1508
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humayun
http://www.iloveindia.com/history/medieval-india/mughal-empire/humayun.html
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/humayun

1565: The Battle of Talikota, between the Vijanagara Empire and the sultanates of the Deccan, leads to the subjugation, and eventual destruction of the last Hindu kingdom in India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Talikota
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Battle_of_Talikota

1831: Death of Sangolli Rayanna, Indian freedom fighter, hanged by the British, born on August 15, 1798
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sangolli_Rayanna
http://allaboutbelgaum.com/lifestyle/travel/sangolli-rayanna-memorial-nandgad/

Sangolli Rayanna

1926: Birth of Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farman_Fatehpuri

1930: In the British India, the Declaration of the independence of India is promulgated by the Indian National Congress
http://www.willylogan.com/?page_id=175
http://www.efootage.com/stock-footage/54881/India_Declares_Its_Independence_-_1930/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26-january-1930-26-january-was-declared-as-purna-swaraj-day

1930-01-26 Purna Swaraj

1949: The Pakistani government announces that Urdu would officially be the state language of Pakistan. East Pakistanis launch strikes and protests

1950: Republic is proclaimed in India with Rajendra Prasad as president
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/26/newsid_3475000/3475569.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/republic-of-india-born
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/rajendra-prasad.html

1950-01-62 Rajendra-Prasad ratifies constitution

1965: Hindi becomes the official language of India

1968: Birth of Ravi Teja, Tollywood film actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ravi_Teja

2001: Thousands die in Gujarat state quake in India
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/26/newsid_4666000/4666568.stm

2003: In Nepal, Assassination of chief of the anti-guerilla police, Krishna Mohan Shrestha, his wife and his bodyguard
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2003/01/mil-030126-35181833.htm

2004: President Hamid Karzai signs the new constitution of Afghanistan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/3428935.stm

2006: Death of Khan Abdul Wali Khan, Pakistani opposition leader and Pashtun nationalist, born on January 11, 1917
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_Abdul_Wali_Khan

2010: Mahinda Rajapaksa, the incumbent Sri Lankan president, is re-elected
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2010/01/20101278527467841.html

2015: Times of India cartoonist RK Laxman dies after illness. His daily cartoon « You said it » had appeared on the front page of The Times of India for more than 50 years.
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Eminent-cartoonist-RK-Laxman-dies-at-93/articleshow/46021781.cms http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/r-k-laxman-the-uncommon-man/article6824003.ece?homepage=true

 

Holidays and observances

India: Republic Day

On 26 January in Southeast Asian history

ON 26 JANUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1930: Birth of Napoleon Abueva, Filipino sculptor
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/898/today-in-philippine-history-january-26-1930-napoleon-abueva-was-born-in-tagbilaran-bohol
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napole%C3%B3n_Abueva
http://www.google.fr/search?q=1841+hong+kong&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=vNPjUrTrGaSm0AWRpIDQBQ&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAg&biw=1366&bih=628#nord=1&q=napoleon+abueva+sculptures&tbm=isch

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity and non-aggression between China and Burma

1972: North Vietnam rejects U.S. peace proposal
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnam-rejects-u-s-peace-proposal

2016: Malaysia’s top prosecutor founds that the $700 million funneled into PM Najib’s private accounts was a gift from the Saudi royal family and says that no criminal offence was committed
http://www.dw.com/en/malaysian-pm-cleared-of-wrongdoing-in-700-million-scandal/a-19004123
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/time-to-move-on-pm-tells-critics-after-absolved-by-ag

2016: Emperor Akihito says that Japan must remember the tremendous loss of life in the Philippines during World War II, as he and Empress Michiko embarked for a four-day visit to the Southeast Asian country
http://home.bt.com/news/world-news/japan-must-remember-philippines-war-victims-akihito-11364035872743
http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/01/27/1546748/philippines-japan-forge-stronger-ties

2017: Philippine talks with communist rebels end with no deal on truce
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2065578/philippine-talks-communist-rebels-end-no-deal-truce
http://www.manilatimes.net/talks-reds-end-no-ceasefire/308994/

 

 

On 26 January in Japan’s history

ON 26 JANUARY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1497: Birth of Go-Nara 105th Emperor of Japan (1526-1557) who died on September 27, 1557
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Nara_of_Japan

1973: Birth of Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayu_Shinjo
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=12761

1976: Birth of Hitomi, Japanese singer and songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hitomi

1997: Death of Shuhei Fujisawa, Japanese novelist, born on December 26, 1927
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shuhei_Fujisawa
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Shuhei%20Fujisawa&item_type=topic

1998: Death of Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher, born on October,1898
http://www.internationalsuzuki.org/shinichisuzuki.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1dzQlCWLvY&feature=related

2013: Death of Shōtarō Yasuoka, Japanese author, born on May 20, 1920
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Sh%C5%8Dtar%C5%8D_Yasuoka

2016: Emperor Akihito says that Japan must remember the tremendous loss of life in the Philippines during World War II, as he and Empress Michiko embarked for a four-day visit to the Southeast Asian country
http://home.bt.com/news/world-news/japan-must-remember-philippines-war-victims-akihito-11364035872743
http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/01/27/1546748/philippines-japan-forge-stronger-ties

 

On 26 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

Victoria_Town,_Hong_Kong

ON 26 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 26, 2019

1067: Shenzong is enthroned as the 6th emperor (1067-1085) of the Song dynasty, born on May 25, 1048
http://www.wikivisually.com/wiki/Emperor_Shenzong_of_Song_China

1210: Death of Chinese poet Lu You, born on October 17, 1125
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Lu_You
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lu_You

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1841: For the first time, the Union Jack is raised on Hong Kong

Victoria_Town,_Hong_Kong

1857: Birth of Trinley Gyatso, the 12th dalai lama, who died in April 1875
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trinley_Gyatso%2C_12th_Dalai_Lama

1896: Birth of Chinese painter and art historian Qin Zhongwen who died in 1974
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/273.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Qin+Zhongwen&biw=1366&bih=599&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwig__LxxMXKAhVDqxoKHXJ7CJMQ_AUIBigB&dpr=1
http://www.dissertationtopic.net/doc/1893904

Qin Zhongwen

1952: The Chinese communist Party Central Committee carries out the « three evils », « five evils » campaign
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/three-antis-five-antis/
http://cpcchina.chinadaily.com.cn/2011-10/25/content_14007230.htm

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity and non-aggression between China and Burma

1962: Birth of Guo Jian, Chinese born Australian artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guo_Jian
https://www.google.fr/search?q=guo+jian+artist&biw=976&bih=481&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=VijFVJGiOdfXapOVgOAI&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.4

1967: In Beijing, during the Cultural Revolution, violent demonstrations in front of Soviet Union and French embassies (up to 31)

1996: Hong Kong SAR Preparatory Committee of the People’s Republic of China was established in Beijing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preparatory_Committee_for_the_Hong_Kong_Special_Administrative_Region

2003 First direct flight from Taiwan to Main China (via Hong Kong) at the request of Taiwan’s authorities
http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2003-01-26/news/0301260114_1_mainland-china-taiwan-china-since-1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-strait_charter

2010: Envoys of the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, arrive in China to resume talks with China’s government after a break of 15 months
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8480022.stm