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On 27 April in Asian history

 

ON 27 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1521: Magellan is killed in the Philippines island of Mindanao, in the Battle of Mactan, by natives led by chief Lapu-Lapu
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1452/today-in-philippine-history-april-26-1521-datu-zula-sent-to-magellan-one-of-his-sons-with-two-goats-as-present-the-battle-of-mactan
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/magellan.htm


1565: Cebu is established becoming the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cebu_City#History

1599: Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general, born on January 15, 1538
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Toshiie_Maeda

1625: Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior, born 22nd January 1553
http://www.oocities.org/mikethro/famousnames/mori.html
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Terumoto_M%C5%8Dri

1644: Beijing falls to forces led by rebel Li Zicheng
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zicheng

1848: Birth of Chinese scholar and diplomat Huang Zunxian who died on March 28, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Zunxian
http://www.academia.edu/3625897/._Huang_Zunxian_%E9%BB%83%E9%81%B5%E6%86%B2_1848-1905_and_His_Association_with_Meiji_Era_Japanese_Literati_Bunjin_%E6%96%87%E4%BA%BA_The_Formation_of_the_Early_Meiji_Canon_of_Kanshi_

1856: Empress Xiaoqin is promoted to second-class concubine with the title Yifei. This followed her giving birth to the future Tongzhi emperor (1862-1874). Empress Xiaoqin eventually will become the Empress Dowager Ci Xi (1835-1908)

1882:The first civilian governor of Cochin China Le Myre de Vilers deeming the treaty of 1874 as unfulfilled, the French occupy Hanoi

1906: Convention Between Great Britain and China Respecting Tibet. II. The Government of Great Britain engages not to annex Tibetan territory or to interfere in the administration of Tibet. The Government of China also undertakes not to permit any other foreign State to interfere with the territory or internal administration of Tibet
http://tibetjustice.org/materials/treaties/treaties11.html

1907: Birth of Amir Sjarifuddin Harahap, also spelled Amir Sjarifoeddin Harahap, socialist politician and one of the Indonesian Republic’s first leaders, executed on December 19, 1948 by Indonesian Republican officers following his involvement in a Communist revolt
http://www.fampeople.com/cat-amir-sjarifuddin

 

1910: Birth of Chiang Ching-kuo, son of Chiang Kai-shek and president of the ROC (Taiwan) from May 1978 to his death on January 13, 1988
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1911: In South Africa, Indian passive resistance is suspended when Gen. J.C. Smuts enters into negotiations with Mahatma Gandhi.
http://www.sahistory.org.za/topic/indian-south-africans-timeline1910-1919

1912: Birth of  Zohra Segal, Indian stage and film actress who died on July 10, 2014
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zohra_Segal
http://www.screenonline.org.uk/people/id/857648/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/27-april-1912-zohra-sehgal-indian-actress-and-choreographer-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZ3LGfpR_yI

1916: Death of Sheng Xuanhuai important modernist official of the late Qing dynasty, born on November 4, 1844
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheng_Xuanhuai

Sheng Xuanhuai

1945: Admiral Suzuki becomes Japan’s third Prime Minister in a year
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Suzuki-K.html
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Kantaro_Suzuki

1948: Birth of Amrit Bohra, Nepalese politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amrit_Bohra

1949: The Conference of the Commonwealth decides that India could become a republic without be obliged to quit Commonwealth

1950: Vietnam Emperor Bao Dai appoints Tran Van Huu as head of the government, replacing Nguyen Phan Long
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%E1%BA%A7n_V%C4%83n_H%E1%BB%AFu

Tran Van Huu

1952: Katay Don Sasorith becomes prime minister of Laos succeeding Souvanna Phouma
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katay_Don_Sasorith

1956: In Burma, the United National Front, leftist forces led by Burma Communist Party « White Flag » gets 30 % of the votes and 47 of the 250 seats in the National Assembly

1959: Liu Shaoqi becomes president of the People’s Republic of China, replacing Mao Zedong who stays chairman of the CCP
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/liu-shaoqi/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uk55RdC0Hk

1959: The last Canadian missionary leaves the People’s Republic of China

1960 : Death of Rajshekhar Basu, popular Bengali writer, born on March 16, 1880
http://www.parabaas.com/translation/database/authors/texts/parashuram.html
http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150524/jsp/calcutta/story_21769.jsp#.Vx-j2PmLSUk

1962: Birth of Choi Min-sik, South Korean actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choi_Min-sik

1962: Death of A.K. Fazlul Huq, Bengali statesman, born on 26 October 1873
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._K._Fazlul_Huq

1962: Birth of Im Sang-soo, South Korean film director and screenwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Im_Sang-soo
http://www.cinemasie.com/en/fiche/personne/imsangsoo/

1972: Birth of Chinese actress Ning Jing
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ning_Jing
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/ning_jing.htm

1975: Saigon is encircled by North Vietnamese troops

1976: Birth of Faisal Saif, Indian director, critic, and writer
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2312263/
http://youthdevelopers.com/film-director-writer-critic-faisal-saif-biography-movies-marriage/

1978: In Kabul, a coup is initiated by Hafizullah Amin while he is under house arrest and the People Democratic Party of Afghanistan gains control of the country and thrown out President Sardar Mohammed Daoud who will be killed


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/afghan-president-is-overthrown-and-murdered
https://www.nytimes.com/2009/02/01/world/asia/01afghan.html

1989: The April 27 demonstrations, student-led protests responding to the April 26 Editorial, during the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=April%2027%20demonstrations

1993: Opening of the first »Wang-Koo talks » held in Singapore marking the first official discussions between Beijing and Taipei
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang-Koo_summit
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3584.html
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDkQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalcommons.law.umaryland.edu%2Fcgi%2Fviewcontent.cgi%3Farticle%3D1118%26context%3Dmscas&ei=iRE9VcyiKsXbaJ6egOgG&usg=AFQjCNEnOsTMZx2LwsRJdR-Jl0JZsziq2g&sig2=RwnVkswUc80di8xIuzk6yg

http://www.chinaembassy.org.sg/eng/dszyhd/t165679.htm

1993-04-27 Wang-Koo

1997: Death of Peng Zhen, former mayor of Beijing and chairman of the National People Assembly, born on October 12, 1902
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9804E7D91431F934A15757C0A961958260
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/obituary-peng-zhen-1259062.html

1998: In Japan, foundation of the Democratic Party of Japan by Yukio Hatoyama and Naoto Kan
http://www.dpj.or.jp/english/about_us/dpj_profile.html


2001: In Oslo, opening of four-day talks between the Philippine government and the communist guerilla. Next meeting is fixed on June

2005: In China, the standing committee of the National Assembly decides that the successor of the chief executive of Hong Kong, Tung Chee-hwa who have resigned, will just finish his term

2008: Nepal Maoist said they will not play China or India card

2008: Afghan president Hamid Karzai escapes an assassination attempt
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/karzai-escapes-assassination-attempt/

2009: Death of Feroz Khan, Bollywood actor and film maker, born on September 25, 1939
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8019917.stm

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

2009 : Suicide of Korean actress Woo Seung-yeong, born on May 24, 1983
http://www.dramabeans.com/2009/04/rookie-actress-woo-seung-yeon-commits-suicide/

2011: The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration of the Dalai Lama  declares Dr Lobsang Sangay as the third kalon tripa (prime minister)
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13205481

2012: One of China’s best-known dissidents, Chen Guangcheng, has escaped from house arrest and has released a video addressed to Premier Wen Jiabao.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865465
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865440
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/04/201242794558183774.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17877005


2013: Death of Aloysius Jin Luxian, Chinese bishop, born on June 20, 1916
http://www.catholicworldreport.com/Item/2220/the_death_of_chinas_most_famous__powerful_bishop.aspx

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcH0NlAVh1A

2014: India successfully test-fires an anti-ballistic missile capable of intercepting targets outside the earth’s atmosphere, a major step in development of a missile defence system that is available to only a handful of nations
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/04/india-tests-high-altitude-interceptor-missile-20144279237382117.html

2014: The United States and the Philippines have reached a 10-year pact that would allow a larger US military presence in this south-east Asian nation as it grapples with increasingly tense territorial disputes with China, White House officials said
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/27/philippines-us-military-presence-china-dispute

2015 : South Korea’s prime minister Lee Wan Koo steps down over bribery scandal
http://asiancorrespondent.com/132448/south-koreas-prime-minister-steps-down-over-bribery-scandal/

2018: The leaders of North and South Korea sign a historic agreement, the Panmunjom Declaration, seeking a formal end to the Korean War and the “complete denuclearisation” of the peninsula
https://www.thenational.ae/world/asia/korea-summit-north-and-south-agree-to-seek-peace-and-complete-denuclearisation-1.725249
https://www.trtworld.com/asia/korean-leaders-vow-to-end-war-on-the-peninsula-17029
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20180427000845

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 27 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 27 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1521: Magellan is killed in the Philippines island of Mindanao, in the Battle of Mactan, by natives led by chief Lapu-Lapu
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1452/today-in-philippine-history-april-26-1521-datu-zula-sent-to-magellan-one-of-his-sons-with-two-goats-as-present-the-battle-of-mactan
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/magellan.htm

1644: Beijing falls to forces led by rebel Li Zicheng
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zicheng

1975: Saigon is encircled by North Vietnamese troops

1978: In Kabul, a coup is initiated by Hafizullah Amin while he is under house arrest and the People Democratic Party of Afghanistan gains control of the country and thrown out President Sardar Mohammed Daoud who will be killed


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/afghan-president-is-overthrown-and-murdered
https://www.nytimes.com/2009/02/01/world/asia/01afghan.html

2001: In Oslo, opening of four-day talks between the Philippine government and the communist guerilla. Next meeting is fixed on June

2008: Nepal Maoist said they will not play China or India card

2014: India successfully test-fires an anti-ballistic missile capable of intercepting targets outside the earth’s atmosphere, a major step in development of a missile defence system that is available to only a handful of nations
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/04/india-tests-high-altitude-interceptor-missile-20144279237382117.html

2014: The United States and the Philippines have reached a 10-year pact that would allow a larger US military presence in this south-east Asian nation as it grapples with increasingly tense territorial disputes with China, White House officials said
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/27/philippines-us-military-presence-china-dispute

On 27 April in South Asian history

ON 27 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1906: Convention Between Great Britain and China Respecting Tibet. II. The Government of Great Britain engages not to annex Tibetan territory or to interfere in the administration of Tibet. The Government of China also undertakes not to permit any other foreign State to interfere with the territory or internal administration of Tibet
http://tibetjustice.org/materials/treaties/treaties11.html

1911: In South Africa, Indian passive resistance is suspended when Gen. J.C. Smuts enters into negotiations with Mahatma Gandhi.
http://www.sahistory.org.za/topic/indian-south-africans-timeline1910-1919

1912: Birth of  Zohra Segal, Indian stage and film actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zohra_Segal
http://www.screenonline.org.uk/people/id/857648/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/27-april-1912-zohra-sehgal-indian-actress-and-choreographer-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZ3LGfpR_yI

1948: Birth of Amrit Bohra, Nepalese politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amrit_Bohra

1949: The Conference of the Commonwealth decides that India could become a republic without be obliged to quit Commonwealth

1960 : Death of Rajshekhar Basu, popular Bengali writer, born on March 16, 1880
http://www.parabaas.com/translation/database/authors/texts/parashuram.html
http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150524/jsp/calcutta/story_21769.jsp#.Vx-j2PmLSUk

1962: Death of A.K. Fazlul Huq, Bengali statesman, born on 26 October 1873
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._K._Fazlul_Huq

1976: Birth of Faisal Saif, Indian director, critic, and writer
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2312263/
http://youthdevelopers.com/film-director-writer-critic-faisal-saif-biography-movies-marriage/

1978: In Kabul, a coup is initiated by Hafizullah Amin while he is under house arrest and the People Democratic Party of Afghanistan gains control of the country and thrown out President Sardar Mohammed Daoud who will be kille
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/afghan-president-is-overthrown-and-murdered
https://www.nytimes.com/2009/02/01/world/asia/01afghan.html

 

2008: Nepal Maoist said they will not play China or India card

2008: Afghan president Hamid Karzai escapes an assassination attempt
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/karzai-escapes-assassination-attempt/

2009: Death of Feroz Khan, Bollywood actor and film maker, born on September 25, 1939
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8019917.stm

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

2011: The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration of the Dalai Lama  declares Dr Lobsang Sangay as the third kalon tripa (prime minister)
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13205481

2014: India successfully test-fires an anti-ballistic missile capable of intercepting targets outside the earth’s atmosphere, a major step in development of a missile defence system that is available to only a handful of nations
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/04/india-tests-high-altitude-interceptor-missile-20144279237382117.html

On 27 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 27 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1521: Magellan is killed in the Philippines island of Mindanao, in the Battle of Mactan, by natives led by chief Lapu-Lapu
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1452/today-in-philippine-history-april-26-1521-datu-zula-sent-to-magellan-one-of-his-sons-with-two-goats-as-present-the-battle-of-mactan
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/magellan.htm


1565: Cebu is established becoming the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cebu_City#History

1882:The first civilian governor of Cochin China Le Myre de Vilers deeming the treaty of 1874 as unfulfilled, the French occupy Hanoi

1907: Birth of Amir Sjarifuddin Harahap, also spelled Amir Sjarifoeddin Harahap, socialist politician and one of the Indonesian Republic’s first leaders, executed on December 19, 1948 by Indonesian Republican officers following his involvement in a Communist revolt
http://www.fampeople.com/cat-amir-sjarifuddin

1950: Vietnam Emperor Bao Dai appoints Tran Van Huu as head of the government, replacing Nguyen Phan Long
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tr%E1%BA%A7n_V%C4%83n_H%E1%BB%AFu

Tran Van Huu

1952: Katay Don Sasorith becomes prime minister of Laos succeeding Souvanna Phouma
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katay_Don_Sasorith

1956: In Burma, the United National Front, leftist forces led by Burma Communist Party « White Flag » gets 30 % of the votes and 47 of the 250 seats in the National Assembly

1975: Saigon is encircled by North Vietnamese troops

2001: In Oslo, opening of four-day talks between the Philippine government and the communist guerilla. Next meeting is fixed on June

2014: The United States and the Philippines have reached a 10-year pact that would allow a larger US military presence in this south-east Asian nation as it grapples with increasingly tense territorial disputes with China, White House officials said
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/27/philippines-us-military-presence-china-dispute

On 27 April in Japan’s history

ON 27 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1599: Death of Maeda Toshiie, Japanese general, born on January 15, 1538
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Toshiie_Maeda

1625: Death of Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior, born 22nd January 1553
http://www.oocities.org/mikethro/famousnames/mori.html
http://koei.wikia.com/wiki/Terumoto_M%C5%8Dri

1945: Admiral Suzuki becomes Japan’s third Prime Minister in a year
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1E1-Suzuki-K.html
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Kantaro_Suzuki

1998: In Japan, foundation of the Democratic Party of Japan by Yukio Hatoyama and Naoto Kan
http://www.dpj.or.jp/english/about_us/dpj_profile.html


On 27 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1993-04-27 Wang-Koo

ON 27 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1644: Beijing falls to forces led by rebel Li Zicheng
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zicheng

1848: Birth of Chinese scholar and diplomat Huang Zunxian who died on March 28, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Zunxian
http://www.academia.edu/3625897/._Huang_Zunxian_%E9%BB%83%E9%81%B5%E6%86%B2_1848-1905_and_His_Association_with_Meiji_Era_Japanese_Literati_Bunjin_%E6%96%87%E4%BA%BA_The_Formation_of_the_Early_Meiji_Canon_of_Kanshi_

1856: Empress Xiaoqin is promoted to second-class concubine with the title Yifei. This followed her giving birth to the future Tongzhi emperor (r.1862-1874). Empress Xiaoqin eventually will become the Empress Dowager Ci Xi (1835-1908)

1906: Convention Between Great Britain and China Respecting Tibet. II. The Government of Great Britain engages not to annex Tibetan territory or to interfere in the administration of Tibet. The Government of China also undertakes not to permit any other foreign State to interfere with the territory or internal administration of Tibet
http://tibetjustice.org/materials/treaties/treaties11.html

1910: Birth of Chiang Ching-kuo, son of Chiang Kai-shek and president of the ROC (Taiwan) from May 1978 to his death on January 13, 1988
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1916: Death of Sheng Xuanhuai important modernist official of the late Qing dynasty, born on November 4, 1844
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheng_Xuanhuai

Sheng Xuanhuai

1959: Liu Shaoqi becomes president of the People’s Republic of China, replacing Mao Zedong who stays chairman of the CCP
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/liu-shaoqi/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uk55RdC0Hk

1959: The last Canadian missionary leaves the People’s Republic of China

1972: Birth of Chinese actress Ning Jing
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ning_Jing
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/ning_jing.htm

1989: The April 27 demonstrations, student-led protests responding to the April 26 Editorial, during the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=April%2027%20demonstrations

1993: Opening of the first »Wang-Koo talks » held in Singapore marking the first official discussions between Beijing and Taipei
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang-Koo_summit

http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3584.html
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDkQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalcommons.law.umaryland.edu%2Fcgi%2Fviewcontent.cgi%3Farticle%3D1118%26context%3Dmscas&ei=iRE9VcyiKsXbaJ6egOgG&usg=AFQjCNEnOsTMZx2LwsRJdR-Jl0JZsziq2g&sig2=RwnVkswUc80di8xIuzk6yg

http://www.chinaembassy.org.sg/eng/dszyhd/t165679.htm

1993-04-27 Wang-Koo

1997: Death of Peng Zhen, former mayor of Beijing and chairman of the National People Assembly, born on October 12, 1902
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9804E7D91431F934A15757C0A961958260
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/obituary-peng-zhen-1259062.html

2005: In China, the standing committee of the National Assembly decides that the successor of the chief executive of Hong Kong, Tung Chee-hwa who have resigned, will just finish his term

2011: The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration of the Dalai Lama  declares Dr Lobsang Sangay as the third kalon tripa (prime minister)
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13205481

2012: One of China’s best-known dissidents, Chen Guangcheng, has escaped from house arrest and has

2012: One of China’s best-known dissidents, Chen Guangcheng, has escaped from house arrest and has released a video addressed to Premier Wen Jiabao.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865465
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865440
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/04/201242794558183774.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17877005


2013: Death of Aloysius Jin Luxian, Chinese bishop, born born on June 20, 1916
http://www.catholicworldreport.com/Item/2220/the_death_of_chinas_most_famous__powerful_bishop.aspx
http://metronews.ca/news/world/656340/shanghai-bishops-successor-caught-in-beijing-vatican-power-struggle/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcH0NlAVh1A