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On 24 April in Asian history

1969-04-24 Lin déclaré successeur

ON 24 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 24, 2019

1185: Battle of Dannoura. Yoshitsune Minamoto fleet beats imperial fleet. Emperor Antoku Taira drowns
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Battle_of_Dan_no_Ura
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Dan-no-ura


1311: General Malik Kafur returns to Delhi after campaign in South India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malik_Kafur
http://www.tamiltribune.com/02/0202.html


1926: Death of Sunjong, last Korean emperor (1907-1910), born on 25 March 1874
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sunjong_of_the_Korean_Empire

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7xGg5GOfWU

1929: Birth of Dr. Rajkumar, Kannada language film actor/singer (India), who died on April 12, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajkumar

1930: Death of Jang In-hwan, Korean independence activist, born on March 30, 1875
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_In-hwan

1934: Birth of Jayakanthan, Indian journalist and author who died on April 8, 2015
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/jayakanthan-profile-2326-25.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayakanthan

1941: Death of the king of Cambodia Sisowath Monivong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sisowath_Monivong

1945: End of the 8th congress of the Communist Party of China asks again for a new coalition government

1945: French paratroopers retake Vientiane from the Japanese

1948: Dutch create state of Pasundan in western Java

1948: In Kobe, Japan, Korean mobs riot in protest against Japanese treatment of Koreans during World War II, and the ambiguous status of Korean residents in Japan
http://www.japanfocus.org/-Mark-Caprio/2962/article.html
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2008/09/12/national/when-the-koreans-rioted-in-kobe/#.VTkaF-_GPIU

1954: London and Washington repulse for the second time a French request for an US air raid to help Dien-Bien-Phu French garrison in Vietnam

1955: End of the Bandung Conference. 29 non-aligned nations of Asia and Africa condemn colonialism, racism and the Cold War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-bandung-conference-concludes
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675033815_Afro-Asian-Conference_Pandit-Nehru_delegates-from-different-nations_people-on-road
 

1959: Nehru meets the Dalai Lama, who a few weeks earlier has taken refuge in India
http://claudearpi.blogspot.in/2013/06/nehru-meets-dalai-lama-remarkable.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM3Ye3XqZHQ

1965: Incident between India and Pakistan in Kutch region

1965: Indonesian President Suharto orders all foreign-owned enterprises (mostly rubber and palm oil plantations) to be seized by the government)

1967: The Chinese chargé d’Affaires and the Chinese consul in Jakarta are declared «personae non gratae»

1967: American General William Westmoreland says in a news conference that the enemy had « gained support in the United States that gives him hope that he can win politically that which he cannot win militarily. » in Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/westmoreland-makes-controversial-remarks

1969: In China, end of the 9th congress of the CCP, Lin Biao becomes officially the Mao’s successor
http://academic.mu.edu/meissnerd/linbiao.htm

1969-04-24 Lin déclaré successeur

1969: US B-52’s drop 3,000 ton bombs at Cambodian boundary

1970: The first Chinese satellite, Dong Fang Hong I, is launched
http://www.astronautix.com/d/dfh-1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MofjUzMAr2c&NR=1

1972: Death of Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter, born on May 30, 1892
http://www.fernandocamorsolo.com/biography
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Fernando+Amorsolo&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnsofd&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=Cw2YT_K1N4Wx0QWNi_XdBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1249&bih=569

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Bf2tqZcAEA

1972 : Death of Jamini Roy, Indian painter, born on April 11, 1972

Jamini Roy
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/jamini-roy-5309.php
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/jamini-roy.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Jamini+Roy&biw=1366&bih=605&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjA6cO7naXMAhUFWxoKHeLwD6gQ_AUIBigB
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgYSF4Ma7JQ

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

1993: The 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act comes into force, establishing Panchayati Raj system in India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panchayat

1993: Death of Tran Duc Thao, Vietnamese philosopher, born on September 26, 1917
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tran_Duc_Thao
http://marxismocritico.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/viet-cong-philosophy-tran-duc-thao.pdf

Tran Duc Thao

2001: In Japan, by 298 votes against 155 for Ryutaro Ashimoto, reformist Junichiro Koizumi is elected chairman of DLP Party

2003: Beginning of joint military operation USA-Philippines against separatist guerillas

2003: Officials of North Korea inform US diplomats that it has nuclear weapons and is making bomb-grade plutonium

2005: Death of Fei Xiaotong, Chinese sociologist, born on 2 November 1910
http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/2005/may/05/guardianobituaries.obituaries1

Fei Xiaotong

2006: After 19 days of demonstrations in which at least 14 demonstrators have been killed, king of Nepal Gyanendra restore the parliament that he dissolved in May 2002

2011: United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon call on Cambodia and Thailand to halt fighting along their disputed jungle border as troops exchanged fire for a third day. At least 10 soldiers have been killed and thousands of civilians forced to flee the area since fighting broke out, shattering a tense two-month ceasefire
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/04/201142441733439734.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13179712

2011: Death of Sathya Sai Baba, Indian guru, spiritual figure, born on November 26, 1926
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sathya_Sai_Baba
http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/for-sai-baba-devotees-a-sunday-of-sorrow-101144

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

2013: Clashes in the unsettled western Chinese region of Xinjiang killed 21 people, including police officers and local officials
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22276042
http://www.euronews.com/2013/04/24/china-blames-terrorist-for-deadly-clashes-in-troubled-xinjiang/

2013: A building collapses near Dhaka, Bangladesh, killing 1,129 people and injuring 2,500 others
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-22476774
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/report-on-bangladesh-building-collapse-finds-widespread-blame.html?_r=0

2015: Leading Pakistani human rights activist Sabeen Mehmud is shot dead in Karachi in a drive-by shooting in Karachi after hosting a talk on allegations of torture in the province of Balochistan
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32452760
http://tribune.com.pk/story/875375/t2f-director-shot-dead-in-karachi/

 

Holidays and observances

Nepal: Democracy Day, commemorating the reinstitution of parliament in 2006

wars, conflicts and strategy on 24 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 24 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 24, 2019

1185: Battle of Dannoura. Yoshitsune Minamoto fleet beats imperial fleet. Emperor Antoku Taira drowns
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Battle_of_Dan_no_Ura
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Dan-no-ura


1311: General Malik Kafur returns to Delhi after campaign in South India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malik_Kafur
http://www.tamiltribune.com/02/0202.html

1945: French paratroopers retake Vientiane from the Japanese

1954: London and Washington repulse for the second time a French request for an US air raid to help Dien-Bien-Phu French garrison in Vietnam

1955: End of the Bandung Conference. 29 non-aligned nations of Asia and Africa condemn colonialism, racism and the Cold War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-bandung-conference-concludes
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675033815_Afro-Asian-Conference_Pandit-Nehru_delegates-from-different-nations_people-on-road

1965: Incident between India and Pakistan in Kutch region

1967: American General William Westmoreland says in a news conference that the enemy had « gained support in the United States that gives him hope that he can win politically that which he cannot win militarily. » in Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/westmoreland-makes-controversial-remarks

2003: Beginning of joint military operation USA-Philippines against separatist guerillas

2003: Officials of North Korea inform US diplomats that it has nuclear weapons and is making bomb-grade plutonium

2011: United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon call on Cambodia and Thailand to halt fighting along their disputed jungle border as troops exchanged fire for a third day. At least 10 soldiers have been killed and thousands of civilians forced to flee the area since fighting broke out, shattering a tense two-month ceasefire
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/04/201142441733439734.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13179712

2013: Clashes in the unsettled western Chinese region of Xinjiang killed 21 people, including police officers and local officials
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22276042
http://www.euronews.com/2013/04/24/china-blames-terrorist-for-deadly-clashes-in-troubled-xinjiang/

On 24 April in South Asian history

Jamini Roy

ON 24 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 24, 2019

1311: General Malik Kafur returns to Delhi after campaign in South India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malik_Kafur
http://www.tamiltribune.com/02/0202.html

1929: Birth of Dr. Rajkumar, Kannada language film actor/singer (India), who died on April 12, 2006
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajkumar

1934: Birth of Jayakanthan, Indian journalist and author who died on April 8, 2015
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/jayakanthan-profile-2326-25.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayakanthan

1955: End of the Bandung Conference. 29 non-aligned nations of Asia and Africa condemn colonialism, racism and the Cold War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-bandung-conference-concludes
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675033815_Afro-Asian-Conference_Pandit-Nehru_delegates-from-different-nations_people-on-road
 

1959: Nehru meets the Dalai Lama, who a few weeks earlier has taken refuge in India
http://claudearpi.blogspot.in/2013/06/nehru-meets-dalai-lama-remarkable.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM3Ye3XqZHQ

1965: Incident between India and Pakistan in Kutch region

1972 : Death of Jamini Roy, Indian painter, born on April 11, 1972

Jamini Roy
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/jamini-roy-5309.php
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/jamini-roy.html
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Jamini+Roy&biw=1366&bih=605&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjA6cO7naXMAhUFWxoKHeLwD6gQ_AUIBigB
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgYSF4Ma7JQ

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

1993: The 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act comes into force, establishing Panchayati Raj system in India
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panchayat

2006: After 19 days of demonstrations in which at least 14 demonstrators have been killed, king of Nepal Gyanendra restore the parliament that he dissolved in May 2002

2011: Death of Sathya Sai Baba, Indian guru, spiritual figure, born on November 26, 1926
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sathya_Sai_Baba

http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/for-sai-baba-devotees-a-sunday-of-sorrow-101144

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

2013: A building collapses near Dhaka, Bangladesh, killing 1,129 people and injuring 2,500 others
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-22476774
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/report-on-bangladesh-building-collapse-finds-widespread-blame.html?_r=0

2015: Leading Pakistani human rights activist Sabeen Mehmud is shot dead in Karachi in a drive-by shooting in Karachi after hosting a talk on allegations of torture in the province of Balochistan
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32452760
http://tribune.com.pk/story/875375/t2f-director-shot-dead-in-karachi/

 

Holidays and observances

Nepal: Democracy Day, commemorating the reinstitution of parliament in 2006

On 24 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 24 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 24, 2019

1941: Death of the king of Cambodia Sisowath Monivong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sisowath_Monivong

1945: French paratroopers retake Vientiane from the Japanese

1948: Dutch create state of Pasundan in western Java

1954: London and Washington repulse for the second time a French request for an US air raid to help Dien-Bien-Phu French garrison in Vietnam

1955: End of the Bandung Conference. 29 non-aligned nations of Asia and Africa condemn colonialism, racism and the Cold War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-bandung-conference-concludes
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675033815_Afro-Asian-Conference_Pandit-Nehru_delegates-from-different-nations_people-on-road

1965: Indonesian President Suharto orders all foreign-owned enterprises (mostly rubber and palm iol plantations) to be seized by the government)

1967: The Chinese chargé d’Affaires and the Chinese consul in Jakarta are declared «personae non gratae»

1967: American General William Westmoreland says in a news conference that the enemy had « gained support in the United States that gives him hope that he can win politically that which he cannot win militarily. » in Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/westmoreland-makes-controversial-remarks

1972: Death of Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter, born on May 30, 1892
http://www.fernandocamorsolo.com/biography
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Fernando+Amorsolo&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnsofd&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=Cw2YT_K1N4Wx0QWNi_XdBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1249&bih=569

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Bf2tqZcAEA

1993: Death of Tran Duc Thao, Vietnamese philosopher, born on September 26, 1917
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tran_Duc_Thao
http://marxismocritico.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/viet-cong-philosophy-tran-duc-thao.pdf

Tran Duc Thao

2003: Beginning of joint military operation USA-Philippines against separatist guerillas

2011: United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon call on Cambodia and Thailand to halt fighting along their disputed jungle border as troops exchanged fire for a third day. At least 10 soldiers have been killed and thousands of civilians forced to flee the area since fighting broke out, shattering a tense two-month ceasefire
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/04/201142441733439734.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13179712

 

On 24 April in Korean history

ON 24 APRIL IN KOREAN HISTORY

Updated on April 24, 2019

1926: Death of Sunjong, last Korean emperor (1907-1910), born on 25 March 1874
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sunjong_of_the_Korean_Empire

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7xGg5GOfWU

1930: Death of Jang In-hwan, Korean independence activist, born on March 30, 1875
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_In-hwan

1948: In Kobe, Japan, Korean mobs riot in protest against Japanese treatment of Koreans during World War II, and the ambiguous status of Korean residents in Japan
http://www.japanfocus.org/-Mark-Caprio/2962/article.html
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2008/09/12/national/when-the-koreans-rioted-in-kobe/#.VTkaF-_GPIU

2003: Officials of North Korea inform US diplomats that it has nuclear weapons and is making bomb-grade plutonium

 

 

On 24 April in Japan’s history

ON 24 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on April 24, 2019

1185: Battle of Dannoura. Yoshitsune Minamoto fleet beats imperial fleet. Emperor Antoku Taira drowns
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Battle_of_Dan_no_Ura
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Dan-no-ura


1948: In Kobe, Japan, Korean mobs riot in protest against Japanese treatment of Koreans during World War II, and the ambiguous status of Korean residents in Japan
http://www.japanfocus.org/-Mark-Caprio/2962/article.html
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2008/09/12/national/when-the-koreans-rioted-in-kobe/#.VTkaF-_GPIU

2001: In Japan, by 298 votes against 155 for Ryutaro Ashimoto, reformist Junichiro Koizumi is elected chairman of DLP Party

 

On 24 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1969-04-24 Lin déclaré successeur

ON 24 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY INCLUDING TAIWAN

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Updated on April 24, 2019

1945: End of the 8th congress of the Communist Party of China asks again for a new coalition government

1959: Nehru meets the Dalai Lama, who a few weeks earlier has taken refuge in India
http://claudearpi.blogspot.in/2013/06/nehru-meets-dalai-lama-remarkable.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM3Ye3XqZHQ

1967: The Chinese chargé d’Affaires and the Chinese consul in Jakarta are declared «personae non gratae»

1969: In China, end of the 9th congress of the CCP, Lin Biao becomes officially the Mao’s successor
http://academic.mu.edu/meissnerd/linbiao.htm

1969-04-24 Lin déclaré successeur

1970: The first Chinese satellite, Dong Fang Hong I, is launched
http://www.astronautix.com/d/dfh-1.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MofjUzMAr2c&NR=1

 

2005: Death of Fei Xiaotong, Chinese sociologist, born on 2 November 1910
http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/2005/may/05/guardianobituaries.obituaries1

Fei Xiaotong

2013: Clashes in the unsettled western Chinese region of Xinjiang killed 21 people, including police officers and local officials
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22276042
http://www.euronews.com/2013/04/24/china-blames-terrorist-for-deadly-clashes-in-troubled-xinjiang/