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On 19 April in Asian history

1880-04-19 Battle of Ahmed  Khel

ON 19 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 19, 2019

1451: Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
http://www.preservearticles.com/2012041030103/short-biography-of-alam-shah.html
http://www.iloveindia.com/history/medieval-india/delhi-sultunate/sayyid-dynasty.html

1578: Death of Uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in February 1530
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kenshin.html

1623: Death of Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord, born on January 8, 1556
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kagekatsu.html

1880: During the Second Afghan War, battle of Ahmed Khel won by the British
http://britishbattles.com/second-afghan-war/ahmed-khel.htm
http://www.grahamtall.co.uk/family_history/Nichols%20Family/Page%206a%20David%20Nichols%20Ahmed%20Khel.htm

1880-04-19 Battle of Ahmed  Khel

1897: Birth of Peter de Noronha, Indian businessman and philanthropist, who died on July 24, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_de_Noronha

1901: In the Philippines, Aguinaldo’s Proclamation of Formal Surrender to the United States
http://filipino.biz.ph/history/ag010419.html

1927: In China, Hankow (Hankou), communists declare war on Chiang Kai-shek

1928: In China, Japan occupies Shandong

1937: Birth of Joseph Estrada president of the Philippines from July 1998 to January 2001
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1063976.stm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1078/today-in-philippine-history-april-19-1937-erap-estrada-was-born-in-tondo-manila

1948: Burma (now Myanmar) joins the United Nations

1953: Legislative elections in Japan. Yoshida loses absolute majority in the Diet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1953

1954: Constituent Assembly of Pakistan decides Urdu and Bengali to be national languages of Pakistan

1960: South Korea’s founding president Syngman Rhee is toppled in a nationwide pro-democracy student uprising protesting election fraud
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/April_Revolution
http://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/content/south-korean-students-force-dictator-resign-new-elections-1960

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Vakt2zW9bA

1964: In Laos, rightist military coup. Neutral Souvanna Phuma remains as Premier

1966: Australian troops leave for Vietnam to help the United States, according to a mutual defense agreement signed in 1951

1968: Birth of Arshad Warsi, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/arshad-warsi/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1J_G9t3AoQ

1971: Vietnam Veterans Against the War, begin a five-day demonstration in Washington DC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_Veterans_Against_the_War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-veterans-against-the-war-demonstrate

1972: Bangladesh becomes a member of British Commonwealth

1974: Birth of Akara Amarttayakul, Thai actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akara_Amarttayakul

1974: Death of Muhammad Ayub Khan, second president of Pakistan (October 1958-March 1969), born on May 14, 1907
http://www.observerbd.com/2015/04/19/84295.php

1975: India’s first satellite Aryabhata is launched with aid from the USSR
http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/heasarc/missions/aryabhata.html

1977: In South Korea, police carry out nationwide roundup of dissidents

1980: Birth of Dong Jie, Chinese actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Dong_Jie
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/dong_jie.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wB8v3ZBoO80

1981: Birth of Napakpapha Nakprasitte, Thai film actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napakpapha_Nakprasitte
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0624939/

1984: Birth of Lee Da Hae, South Korean actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Lee_Da_Hae

1984: Death of He Zizhen, third wife of Mao Zedong from May 1928 to 1939, born on September 1909
 http://worldlit.oskin.net/period-3/jones-k/untitledpost

1988: Death of Kwon Ki-ok, the first Korean female aviator, as well as being the first female pilot in China, born in January 1901
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kwon_Ki-ok

1990: Birth of Kim Chiu, Filipino actress
http://www.kimchiu.org/biography.html
http://vimeo.com/35500379

1998: Wang Dan, a leader of 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests, is freed by the Chinese government
http://edition.cnn.com/2005/US/10/05/cnn25.wang.tan/index.html

2001: After a long time hesitation because Beijing pressures, the Japanese government gives a visa to former Taiwanese president Lee Teng-hui

2001: Border Incident between India and Bangladesh. 16 Bangladeshi border guards and 2 soldiers are killed

2006: Japan push ahead with a survey near disputed islands of Takeshima (Dokdo for South Korea) over South Korea’s strenuous objections, risking a showdown with Seoul and further damaging relations the tense neighbors

2008: In China, beginning of several days of demonstrations with protestors demanding a boycott of French products after the Olympic torch incident in Paris
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7356107.stm

2009: South Korea accepts a North Korean proposal to discuss a joint industrial park, setting up the first high-level meeting between the two nations for a year. The meeting is announced amid tensions over Pyongyang’s decision to expel nuclear inspectors and restart the Yongbyon reactor
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/04/20094198115182638.html

2012: India successfully testfires its homemade nuclear-capable Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile, with a range of 5,000 kms, off the coast of the eastern state of Odisha
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/04/18/world/asia/india-missile/index.html?hpt=ias_c2
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17765653


2012: The ousted ex-president of the Maldives Nasheed calls for the Commonwealth grouping and other countries to impose sanctions on the new regime, which he accuses of deposing him in a coup

http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/World/Story/A1Story20120419-340863.html

2012: Murtaza Razvi, a senior assistant editor and head of magazines at Dawn, is murdered in Karachi
http://dawn.com/2012/04/19/senior-dawn-journalist-murtaza-razvi-found-dead/

2013: Pakistani police arrest Pervez Musharraf in Islamabad. He was initially placed under house arrest at his home in Islamabad but later transferred to the police headquarters in the city
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22211766
http://dawn.com/2013/04/19/musharraf-surrenders-to-authorities-appears-in-court/
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/19/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?hpt=ias_c1

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 19 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 19 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 19, 2019

1880: During the Second Afghan War, battle of Ahmed Khel won by the British
http://britishbattles.com/second-afghan-war/ahmed-khel.htm
http://www.grahamtall.co.uk/family_history/Nichols%20Family/Page%206a%20David%20Nichols%20Ahmed%20Khel.htm

1880-04-19 Battle of Ahmed  Khel

1901: In the Philippines, Aguinaldo’s Proclamation of Formal Surrender to the United States
http://filipino.biz.ph/history/ag010419.html

1927: In China, Hankow (Hankou), communists declare war on Chiang Kai-shek

1928: In China, Japan occupies Shandong

1966: Australian troops leave for Vietnam to help the United States, according to a mutual defense agreement signed in 1951

1971: Vietnam Veterans Against the War, begin a five-day demonstration in Washington DC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_Veterans_Against_the_War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-veterans-against-the-war-demonstrate

2001: Border Incident between India and Bangladesh. 16 Bangladeshi border guards and 2 soldiers are killed

2006: Japan push ahead with a survey near disputed islands of Takeshima (Dokdo for South Korea) over South Korea’s strenuous objections, risking a showdown with Seoul and further damaging relations the tense neighbors

2012: India successfully testfires its homemade nuclear-capable Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile, with a range of 5,000 kms, off the coast of the eastern state of Odisha
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/04/18/world/asia/india-missile/index.html?hpt=ias_c2
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17765653

On 19 April in South Asian history

ON 19 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 19, 2019

1451: Alam Shah of Delhi resigns throne
http://www.preservearticles.com/2012041030103/short-biography-of-alam-shah.html
http://www.iloveindia.com/history/medieval-india/delhi-sultunate/sayyid-dynasty.html

1880: During the Second Afghan War, battle of Ahmed Khel won by the British
http://britishbattles.com/second-afghan-war/ahmed-khel.htm
http://www.grahamtall.co.uk/family_history/Nichols%20Family/Page%206a%20David%20Nichols%20Ahmed%20Khel.htm

1880-04-19 Battle of Ahmed  Khel

1897: Birth of Peter de Noronha, Indian businessman and philanthropist, who died on July 24, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_de_Noronha

1954: Constituent Assembly of Pakistan decides Urdu and Bengali to be national languages of Pakistan

1968: Birth of Arshad Warsi, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/arshad-warsi/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1J_G9t3AoQ

1972: Bangladesh becomes a member of British Commonwealth

1974: Death of Muhammad Ayub Khan, second president of Pakistan (October 1958-March 1969), born on May 14, 1907
http://www.observerbd.com/2015/04/19/84295.php

1975: India’s first satellite Aryabhata is launched with aid from the USSR
http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/heasarc/missions/aryabhata.html

2001: Border Incident between India and Bangladesh. 16 Bangladeshi border guards and 2 soldiers are killed

 2012: India successfully testfires its homemade nuclear-capable Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile, with a range of 5,000 kms, off the coast of the eastern state of Odisha
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/04/18/world/asia/india-missile/index.html?hpt=ias_c2
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17765653


2012: The ousted ex-president of the Maldives Nasheed calls for the Commonwealth grouping and other countries to impose sanctions on the new regime, which he accuses of deposing him in a coup

http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/World/Story/A1Story20120419-340863.html

2012: Murtaza Razvi, a senior assistant editor and head of magazines at Dawn, is murdered in Karachi
http://dawn.com/2012/04/19/senior-dawn-journalist-murtaza-razvi-found-dead/

2013: Pakistani police arrest Pervez Musharraf in Islamabad. He was initially placed under house arrest at his home in Islamabad but later transferred to the police headquarters in the city
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22211766
http://dawn.com/2013/04/19/musharraf-surrenders-to-authorities-appears-in-court/
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/19/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?hpt=ias_c1

On 19 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 19 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 19, 2019

1901: In the Philippines, Aguinaldo’s Proclamation of Formal Surrender to the United States
http://filipino.biz.ph/history/ag010419.html

1937: Birth of Joseph Estrada president of the Philippines from July 1998 to January 2001
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1063976.stm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1078/today-in-philippine-history-april-19-1937-erap-estrada-was-born-in-tondo-manila

1948: Burma (now Myanmar) joins the United Nations

1964: In Laos, rightist military coup. Neutral Souvanna Phuma remains as Premier

1966: Australian troops leave for Vietnam to help the United States, according to a mutual defense agreement signed in 1951

1971: Vietnam Veterans Against the War, begin a five-day demonstration in Washington DC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_Veterans_Against_the_War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-veterans-against-the-war-demonstrate

1974: Birth of Akara Amarttayakul, Thai actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akara_Amarttayakul

1981: Birth of Napakpapha Nakprasitte, Thai film actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napakpapha_Nakprasitte
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0624939/

1990: Birth of Kim Chiu, Filipino actress
http://www.kimchiu.org/biography.html
http://vimeo.com/35500379

 

On 19 April in Japan’s history

ON 19 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 19, 2019

1578: Death of Uesugi Kenshin, Japanese samurai and warlord, born in February 1530
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kenshin.html

1623: Death of Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord, born on January 8, 1556
http://www.samurai-archives.com/kagekatsu.html

1928: In China, Japan occupies Shandong

1953: Legislative elections in Japan. Yoshida loses absolute majority in the Diet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_general_election,_1953

2001: After a long time hesitation because Beijing pressures, the Japanese government gives a visa to former Taiwanese president Lee Teng-hui

2006: Japan push ahead with a survey near disputed islands of Takeshima (Dokdo for South Korea) over South Korea’s strenuous objections, risking a showdown with Seoul and further damaging relations the tense Neighbors

 

On 19 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 19, 2019

1927: In China, Hankow (Hankou), communists declare war on Chiang Kai-shek

1928: In China, Japan occupies Shandong

1980: Birth of Dong Jie, Chinese actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Dong_Jie
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/dong_jie.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wB8v3ZBoO80

1984: Death of He Zizhen, third wife of Mao Zedong from May 1928 to 1939, born on September 1909
http://worldlit.oskin.net/period-3/jones-k/untitledpost

1998: Wang Dan, a leader of 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests, is freed by the Chinese government
http://edition.cnn.com/2005/US/10/05/cnn25.wang.tan/index.html

2001: After a long time hesitation because Beijing pressures, the Japanese government gives a visa to former Taiwanese president Lee Teng-hui

2008: In China, beginning of several days of demonstrations with protestors demanding a boycott of French products after the Olympic torch incident in Paris
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7356107.stm