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On 29 March in Asian history

1857-03-29 Mangal Pandey revolt

ON 29 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 29, 2019

87 BC: Death of Emperor Wu of Han of China, born on June 7, 156 BC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wu_of_Han

682: Death of Sun Simiao (Sun Sssu) Chinese physician “China’s king of medicine”
http://www.lingshu.org/Cla/Sun%20Si-miao.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2823.html

1368: Death of Go-Murakami, 97th emperor of Japan (September 1339-March 1368), born in 1328
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Murakami

1521: On Good Friday, a kasikasi (blood compact) between Magellan and Rajah Kolambu, emissary of the King of Limasawa, an island off the coast of southern Leyte, sealed an implicit political pact between Spain and the Philippines
 http://www.pinoystop.org/29-march-1521/

1816: Birth of Tsultrim Gyatso, 10th Dalai Lama who died in 1837
http://www.treasuryoflives.org/biographies/view/Tenth-Dalai-Lama-Tsultrim-Gyatso/4314

1849: Britain formally annexes Punjab after defeating the Sikh. The Young Maharajah Duleep Singh (11) is removed from the throne
http://www.thesikhencyclopedia.com/the-british-and-sikhs-1849-1947/annexation-of-the-punjab

1849-03-29 Punjab annexé

 1850: In China, Xianfeng, born on July 17, 1831, becomes the 8th emperor of the Qing dynasty. He died on August 22, 1861
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xianfeng_Emperor

1857: Sepoy Mangal Pandey, of the 34th Regiment, Bengal native Infantry, revolts against the British rule in India and inspires a long-drawn War of Independence of 1857, also known as the Sepoy mutiny
http://history1800s.about.com/od/thebritishempire/ss/The-Sepoy-Mutiny_2.htm
http://www.chapatimystery.com/archives/univercity/the_trial_of_mangal_pandey_i.html

1857-03-29 Mangal Pandey revolt

1868: Battle of Hokuetsu, one battle of the Boshin War of the Meiji restoration, in the area of modern Niigata Prefecture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hokuetsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshin_War

1918: Birth of Lê Văn Thiêm, Vietnamese mathematician, who died on June 3, 1991
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Van_Thiem

1929: Birth of Utpal Dutt, Indian actor, who died on August 19, 1993
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utpal_Dutt
http://stationhollywood.blogspot.com/2008/03/utpal-dutt-majestic-actor-of-bollywood.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29-march-1929-utpal-dutt-indian-stage-and-film-actor-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RnQJA3aOSg

1937: Birth of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor who died on April 30, 2013
https://pelhamcommunications.com/art-pr-agency/blog/art-on-this-day-roberto-bobby-chabet/
http://www.google.fr/search?q=roberto+chabet&nord=1&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=yLU1U_ffJ6jX0QXTmoHYCA&sqi=2&ved=0CC0QsAQ&biw=1366&bih=628

Roberto Chabet

1942: The Communist Party of the Philippines, founds the People’s Anti-Japanese Army (Huk) under the command of Luis Taruc
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1282039

1945 : The Japanese called off the attempt to recapture Meiktila, Burma
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/a-burmese-jungle-masterstroke-commonwealth-troops-in-meiktila/
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=192

1946: Dr. Phat, member of the Cochinchina Consultative Council, is assassinated by members of the Viet Minh

1951: The Chinese reject MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea

1953: During the Korean War, on United Nations, the talks on the prisoners of war question resume

1955: In Saigon (South Vietnam), Violent fighting during two days between the Buddhist Binh-Xuyen sect and the National army  loyal to President Ngo Dinh Diem

1961 End of the meeting of SEATO which excludes any immediate military action in Laos

1969 : Birth of Ranjit Hoskote, Indian poet, art critic and curator 
http://www.poetryinternationalweb.net/pi/site/poet/item/2735/27/Ranjit-Hoskote
http://scroll.in/article/705297/ranjit-hoskote-portrait-of-a-poet-as-historian

1969: In the Philippines, foundation of the New People’s Army, by the Communist Party (maoist) led by Bernabe Buscayno (Kumander Dante)
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/para/npa.htm
http://www.pcij.org/edsa20/dante-buscayno.html

1971: Lt William Calley is convinced of premeditated murder for the My Lay massacre (Vietnam) and sentenced to life in prison
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/29/newsid_2530000/2530975.stm

1971: Dhirendranath Datta, Bangladeshi politician, born on November 2, 1886, is assassinated
http://www.asiantribune.com/node/9815
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dhirendranath_Datta

1972: Birth of Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junichi_Suwabe
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=48696

1973: The last United State soldiers leave South Vietnam and Hanoi frees the remaining American prisoners of war held in North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-withdraws-from-vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0329.html#article

 

1973-03 Last US in China freed

1973: Operation Barrel Roll, a covert US bombing campaign in Laos to stop communist infiltration of South Vietnam, ends
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Barrel_Roll

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTdwwhfP7jo

1974: While ploughing, a Chinese peasant discover the grave of the first Chinese emperor’s terra cotta army
http://www.livescience.com/22454-ancient-chinese-tomb-terracotta-warriors.html

1977: Death of General Sein Win, born on March 19, 1919, seventh Burma’s prime minister, succeeded by General Maung Maung Kha till July 1988
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sein_Win_(Brigadier_General)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Maung_Kha

1979: Death of Sultan Yahya Petra, Sultan of Kelantan (1960-1979) and king of Malaysia (1975-1979), born on December 10, 1017
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahya_Petra_of_Kelantan

Sultan Yahya Petra

1979: In China, Wei Jingsheng, pro-democracy activist is arrested and will be sentenced for the first time, to fifteen years in prison
http://www.weijingsheng.org/wei/en.html

1980: Birth of Kim Tae-hee, South Korean actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim_Tae_Hee
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Kim_Tae-hee.php


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

1982: Birth of Hideaki Takizawa, Japanese artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hideaki_Takizawa
http://www.angelfire.com/bc/starclub/hideaki.html

1984: Birth of Mai Satoda, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mai_Satoda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGVa4muOyPU

1994: Birth of Sulli Choi, South Korean singer and dancer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sulli_Choi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvhQJ0hvDcw

2002: Death of Rico Yan, Philippine young movie and TV actor, born in March 1975
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rico_Yan

2006: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen declares the representative of United Nations persona non grata because he criticized the situation on human rights in Cambodia

2007: In Thailand, beginning of demonstrations for the end of the military rule and the return of democracy

2010: The party of detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi decides not to contest the first election in military-ruled Myanmar in two decades. The National League for Democracy (NLD) said it could not participate in a process criticised by Suu Kyi as « unjust »
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/2010329104833779251.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8592365.stm

2012: Japan executes first three prisoners since 2010. Japan is one of the few advanced industrialised nations to retain the death penalty. It is usually reserved for multiple murders.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17545494
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/europe/2012/03/2012329153055576934.html

2013: Chinese Police arrest the brother-in-law of China’s jailed Nobel peace prize winner Liu Xiaobo on fraud charges, in what the family said is the latest act of official retaliation
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/29/chinese-liu-xiaobo-brother-fraud

2015: Singapore holds funeral of long-time leader Lee Kuan Yew
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32102686
http://www.euronews.com/2015/03/29/thousands-gather-for-funeral-of-lee-kuan-yew/

http://edition.cnn.com/2015/03/29/asia/singapore-lee-kuan-yew-funeral/index.html

2018: Nobel winner Malala Yousafzai makes emotional return to Pakistan after 2012 Taliban attack
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/28/malala-yousafzai-pakistan-visit
http://www.dw.com/en/malala-yousafzai-loved-abroad-maligned-at-home/a-17932794
https://tribune.com.pk/story/1672156/1-malalalalala/


Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Youth Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 March in Asian history

 1973-03 Last US in China freed

 

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 29 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 29, 2019

1521: On Good Friday, a kasikasi (blood compact) between Magellan and Rajah Kolambu, emissary of the King of Limasawa, an island off the coast of southern Leyte, sealed an implicit political pact between Spain and the Philippines
 http://www.pinoystop.org/29-march-1521/

1849: Britain formally annexes Punjab after defeating the Sikh. The Young Maharajah Duleep Singh (11) is removed from the throne
http://www.thesikhencyclopedia.com/the-british-and-sikhs-1849-1947/annexation-of-the-punjab

1849-03-29 Punjab annexé

 1857: Sepoy Mangal Pandey, of the 34th Regiment, Bengal native Infantry, revolts against the British rule in India and inspires a long-drawn War of Independence of 1857, also known as the Sepoy mutiny
http://history1800s.about.com/od/thebritishempire/ss/The-Sepoy-Mutiny_2.htm
http://www.chapatimystery.com/archives/univercity/the_trial_of_mangal_pandey_i.html

1857-03-29 Mangal Pandey revolt

1868: Battle of Hokuetsu, battle of the Boshin War of the Meiji restoration, in the area of modern Niigata Prefecture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hokuetsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshin_War

1942: The Communist Party of the Philippines, founds the People’s Anti-Japanese Army (Huk) under the command of Luis Taruc
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1282039

1945 : The Japanese called off the attempt to recapture Meiktila, Burma
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/a-burmese-jungle-masterstroke-commonwealth-troops-in-meiktila/
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=192

1951: The Chinese reject MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea

1953: During the Korean War, on United Nations, the talks on the prisoners of war question resume

1955: In Saigon (South Vietnam), Violent fighting during two days between the Buddhist Binh-Xuyen sect and the National army  loyal to President Ngo Dinh Diem

1961 End of the meeting of SEATO which excludes any immediate military action in Laos

1969: In the Philippines, foundation of the New People’s Army, by the Communist Party (maoist) led by Bernabe Buscayno (Kumander Dante)
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/para/npa.htm
http://www.pcij.org/edsa20/dante-buscayno.html

1971: Lt William Calley is convinced of premeditated murder for the My Lay massacre (Vietnam) and sentenced to life in prison
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/29/newsid_2530000/2530975.stm

1973: The last United State soldiers leave South Vietnam and Hanoi frees the remaining American prisoners of war held in North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-withdraws-from-vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0329.html#article

 

1973-03 Last US in China freed

1973: Operation Barrel Roll, a covert US bombing campaign in Laos to stop communist infiltration of South Vietnam, ends
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Barrel_Roll

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTdwwhfP7jo

On 29 March in Southeast Asian history

1973-03 Last US in China freed

ON 29 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 29, 2019

1521: On Good Friday, a kasikasi (blood compact) between Magellan and Rajah Kolambu, emissary of the King of Limasawa, an island off the coast of southern Leyte, sealed an implicit political pact between Spain and the Philippines
 http://www.pinoystop.org/29-march-1521/

1918: Birth of Lê Văn Thiêm, Vietnamese mathematician, who died on June 3, 1991
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Van_Thiem

1937: Birth of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor who died on April 30, 2013
https://pelhamcommunications.com/art-pr-agency/blog/art-on-this-day-roberto-bobby-chabet/
http://www.google.fr/search?q=roberto+chabet&nord=1&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=yLU1U_ffJ6jX0QXTmoHYCA&sqi=2&ved=0CC0QsAQ&biw=1366&bih=628

Roberto Chabet

1942: The Communist Party of the Philippines, founds the People’s Anti-Japanese Army (Huk) under the command of Luis Taruc
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1282039

1945 : The Japanese called off the attempt to recapture Meiktila, Burma
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/a-burmese-jungle-masterstroke-commonwealth-troops-in-meiktila/
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=192

1946: Dr. Phat, member of the Cochin-China Consultative Council, is assassinated by members of the Viet Minh

1955: In Saigon (South Vietnam), Violent fighting during two days between the Buddhist Binh-Xuyen sect and the National army  loyal to President Ngo Dinh Diem

1961 End of the meeting of SEATO which excludes any immediate military action in Laos

1969: In the Philippines, foundation of the New People’s Army, by the Communist Party (maoist) led by Bernabe Buscayno (Kumander Dante)
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/para/npa.htm
http://www.pcij.org/edsa20/dante-buscayno.html

1971: Lt William Calley is convinced of premeditated murder for the My Lay massacre (Vietnam) and sentenced to life in prison
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/29/newsid_2530000/2530975.stm

1973: The last United State soldiers leave South Vietnam and Hanoi frees the remaining American prisoners of war held in North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-withdraws-from-vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0329.html#article

 

1973-03 Last US in China freed

1973: Operation Barrel Roll, a covert US bombing campaign in Laos to stop communist infiltration of South Vietnam, ends
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Barrel_Roll

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTdwwhfP7jo

1977: Death of General Sein Win, born on March 19, 1919, seventh Burma’s prime minister, succeeded by General Maung Maung Kha till July 1988
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sein_Win_(Brigadier_General)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Maung_Kha

1979: Death of Sultan Yahya Petra, Sultan of Kelantan (1960-1979) and king of Malaysia (1975-1979), born on December 10, 1017
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahya_Petra_of_Kelantan

Sultan Yahya Petra

2002: Death of Rico Yan, Philippine young movie and TV actor, born in March 1975
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rico_Yan

2006: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen declares the representative of United Nations persona non grata because he criticized the situation on human rights in Cambodia

2007: In Thailand, beginning of demonstrations for the end of the military rule and the return of democracy

2010: The party of detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi decides not to contest the first election in military-ruled Myanmar in two decades. The National League for Democracy (NLD) said it could not participate in a process criticised by Suu Kyi as « unjust »
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/03/2010329104833779251.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8592365.stm

On 29 March in Japan’s history

ON 29 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on March 29, 2019

1368: Death of Go-Murakami, 97th emperor of Japan (September 1339-March 1368), born in 1328
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Go-Murakami

1868: Battle of Hokuetsu, battle of the Boshin War of the Meiji restoration, in the area of modern Niigata Prefecture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hokuetsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshin_War

1945 : The Japanese called off the attempt to recapture Meiktila, Burma
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/a-burmese-jungle-masterstroke-commonwealth-troops-in-meiktila/
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=192

1972: Birth of Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junichi_Suwabe
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=48696

1982: Birth of Hideaki Takizawa, Japanese artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hideaki_Takizawa
http://www.angelfire.com/bc/starclub/hideaki.html

1984: Birth of Mai Satoda, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mai_Satoda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGVa4muOyPU

2012: Japan executes first three prisoners since 2010. Japan is one of the few advanced industrialised nations to retain the death penalty. It is usually reserved for multiple murders.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17545494
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/europe/2012/03/2012329153055576934.html

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On 29 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

29 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on March 29, 2019

87 BC: Death of Emperor Wu of Han of China, born on June 7, 156 BC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wu_of_Han

682: Death of Sun Simiao (Sun Sssu) Chinese physician “China’s king of medicine”
http://www.lingshu.org/Cla/Sun%20Si-miao.htm

http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2823.html

1816: Birth of Tsultrim Gyatso, 10th Dalai Lama who died in 1837
http://www.treasuryoflives.org/biographies/view/Tenth-Dalai-Lama-Tsultrim-Gyatso/4314

 1850: In China, Xianfeng, born on July 17, 1831, becomes the 8th emperor of the Qing dynasty. He died on August 22, 1861
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xianfeng_Emperor

1951: The Chinese reject MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea

1953: During the Korean War, on United Nations, the talks on the prisoners of war question resume

1974: While ploughing, a Chinese peasant discover the grave of the first Chinese emperor’s terra cotta army
http://www.livescience.com/22454-ancient-chinese-tomb-terracotta-warriors.html

2013: Chinese Police arrest the brother-in-law of China’s jailed Nobel peace prize winner Liu Xiaobo on fraud charges, in what the family said is the latest act of official retaliation
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/29/chinese-liu-xiaobo-brother-fraud

Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Youth Day