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On 30 April in Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2019

125: Death of emperor An of Han of the Chinese Han Dynasty, born in 94
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_An_of_Han

1030: Death of Mahmud of Ghazni, Indian ruler of the Ghaznavid Dynasty, born on October 2, 971
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/afghanista1/p/Bio-Mahmud-of-Ghazni.htm

1063: Death of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063), born on 30 May 1010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1550: King Tabinshwehti of Burma is decapited by one of his chamberlains
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabinshwehti

1637: Death of Niwa Nagashige, Japanese daimyo, born May 11, 1571
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Niwa_Nagashige

1839: Birth of Japanese painter Yoshitoshi
http://www.artelino.com/articles/yoshitoshi.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=yoshitoshi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=xyW7Ta_oO9Or8QPK5dnDBQ&ved=0CDEQsAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1865 : Birth of Patrocinio Gamboa, more popularly known as Tia Patron, Philippine Revolution heroine who died on November 24, 1953
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1101/today-in-philippine-history-april-30-1865-patrocinio-gamboa-more-popularly-known-as-tia-patron-was-born-in-jaro-Iloilo
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrocinio_Gamboa
http://www.oocities.org/sinupan/gamboapat.htm

1870: Birth of Dadasaheb Phalke, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter who died on February 16, 1944
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dadasaheb_Phalke
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3406801348.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeTnbEnjh64

 

1888: Kuroda Kiyotaka becomes 2nd Prime Minister of Meiji era, up to 0ctober 1889
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html

1910: Birth of Srirangam Srinivasarao, Telugu poet and lyricist who died on June 15, 1983
http://www.poemhunter.com/srirangam-srinivasarao/biography/

1910: Birth of Levi Celerio, Filipino composer and lyricist who died on April 2, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levi_Celerio

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1926: Birth of Shrinivas Khale, Indian composer/music director from Maharashtra, India, who died on September 2, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrinivas_Khale

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp4ySZEDrdE

1937: The Philippines holds a plebiscite for Filipino women on whether they should be extended the right to suffrage; over 90% would vote in the affirmative
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_women_suffrage_plebiscite,_1937

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/

1944 : Birth of Sonal Mansingh, Indian classical dancer
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/sonal-mansingh-5501.php
http://www.culturalindia.net/indian-dance/dancers/sonal-mansingh.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-USwE5ISNs

1946 : The Philippine Rehabilitation Act of 1946, approved by the US Congress is signed by the president
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1432/today-in-philippine-history-april-30-1946-the-philippine-rehabilitation-act-of-1946-was-approved
https://prezi.com/0l1ycn6mo6ue/war-damage-act/

1947: In Japan, victory of the conservatives in the local elections

1950: In Japan, General Ridgway authorizes the revision of general MacArthur ordnances

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces


http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/716609.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders
 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DoaeB-NCMXU

1979: Deng Xiaoping proposes the creation of special economic zones
http://chineseculture.about.com/od/businesseconomy/a/Chinas-Special-Economic-Zones-Sez.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4599.html

1982: The Bijon Setu massacre of monks occurs in Calcutta
http://sarkarverse.org/wiki/Bijon_Setu_massacre
https://canvaspix.wordpress.com/2011/05/24/bijonsetu1982/

1989: Death of Bangja (Euimin), crown princess of Korea, born on 4 November 1901
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nashimoto

1989: Birth of Jang Wooyoung, South Korean singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Wooyoung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLZ_Y-4XU8k

1995: Death of General Maung Maung Kha, Myanmar Prime Minister (1977-1988), born on 7 June 1920
https://www.revolvy.com/page/Maung-Maung-Kha
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0DEFD7103CF930A35754C0A962958260&sec=&spon=

1999: Cambodia is the 10th and last country to join the Association of South-East Asian Nation (ASEAN)

2002: In Pakistan, a referendum overwhelmingly (97 % of votes) approves the presidency of General Pervez Musharraf  for another five years

2004: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiyah is arrested the day of his release. Some fights between police and his followers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Bakar_Bashir
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jemaah_Islamiyah

2006: Death of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian novelist, born on February 20, 1925
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/01/books/01prem.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591

2011: Communist Laos holds a general election for a new parliament, a body that has gained more power in this one-party state in recent years


2012: Hong Kong said it would delay the introduction of mandatory « national education » classes, which have been criticised as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese patriotism.


2012: Death of Achala Sachdev, Indian actress, born on May 3, 1920
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/achala-sachdev-original-zohra-jabeen-is-dead/943698/

2013: Death of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor, born on March 29, 1937
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/2013/05/06/938632/collective-memory-roberto-chabet
https://ph.news.yahoo.com/roberto-chabet–father-of-ph-concecptual-art–passes-away–144628671.html

2014: Brunei sultan launches new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/30/sultan-brunei-sharia-penal-code-flogging-death-stoning
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/04/brunei-adopts-phase-one-islamic-law-201443051454609650.html

2014: At least 50 people  injured when an explosion rocked a train station in Urumqi, the capital of China’s restive Xinjiang province, on the final day of a presidential visit designed to promote Beijing’s war on terrorism
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10799050/Explosion-in-China-railway-during-presidential-visit-leaves-dozens-injured.html

2015 : A Pakistani court jails 10 men for life for their involvement in the 2012 shooting of teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted for her campaign against the Taliban denying girls education
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/ten-men-jailed-pakistan-malala-attack-150430101505917.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/30/malala-yousafzai-s-attackers-jailed-for-25-years/

 

Holidays and observances

Vietnam: Liberation Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 30 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 30 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2019

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders 


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591


Holidays and observances

Vietnam: Liberation Day

On 30 April in South Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on April 30, 2019

1030: Death of Mahmud of Ghazni, Indian ruler of the Ghaznavid Dynasty, born on October 2, 971
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/afghanista1/p/Bio-Mahmud-of-Ghazni.htm

1870: Birth of Dadasaheb Phalke, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter who died on February 16, 1944
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dadasaheb_Phalke
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3406801348.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeTnbEnjh64

 

1910: Birth of Srirangam Srinivasarao, Telugu poet and lyricist who died on June 15, 1983
http://www.poemhunter.com/srirangam-srinivasarao/biography/

 

1926: Birth of Shrinivas Khale, Indian composer/music director from Maharashtra, India, who died on September 2, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrinivas_Khale

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp4ySZEDrdE

1982: The Bijon Setu massacre of monks occurs in Calcutta
http://sarkarverse.org/wiki/Bijon_Setu_massacre
https://canvaspix.wordpress.com/2011/05/24/bijonsetu1982/

2012: Death of Achala Sachdev, Indian actress, born on May 3, 1920
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/achala-sachdev-original-zohra-jabeen-is-dead/943698/

2015 : A Pakistani court jails 10 men for life for their involvement in the 2012 shooting of teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted for her campaign against the Taliban denying girls education
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/ten-men-jailed-pakistan-malala-attack-150430101505917.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/30/malala-yousafzai-s-attackers-jailed-for-25-years/

On 30 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2019

1550: King Tabinshwehti of Burma is decapited by one of his chamberlains
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabinshwehti

1910: Birth of Levi Celerio, Filipino composer and lyricist who died on April 2, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levi_Celerio

1937: The Philippines holds a plebiscite for Filipino women on whether they should be extended the right to suffrage; over 90% would vote in the affirmative
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_women_suffrage_plebiscite,_1937

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces


http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/716609.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

1995: Death of General Maung Maung Kha, Myanmar Prime Minister (1977-1988), born on 7 June 1920
https://www.revolvy.com/page/Maung-Maung-Kha
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0DEFD7103CF930A35754C0A962958260&sec=&spon=

1999: Cambodia is the 10th and last country to join the Association of South-East Asian Nation (ASEAN)

2004: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiyah is arrested the day of his release. Some fights between police and his followers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Bakar_Bashir
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jemaah_Islamiyah

2006: Death of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian novelist, born on February 20, 1925
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/01/books/01prem.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591

2011: Communist Laos holds a general election for a new parliament, a body that has gained more power in this one-party state in recent years

2013: Death of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor, born on March 29, 1937
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/2013/05/06/938632/collective-memory-roberto-chabet
https://ph.news.yahoo.com/roberto-chabet–father-of-ph-concecptual-art–passes-away–144628671.html

2014: Brunei sultan launches new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/30/sultan-brunei-sharia-penal-code-flogging-death-stoning
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/04/brunei-adopts-phase-one-islamic-law-201443051454609650.html

2015 : Vietnam marks 40 years since end of war with the fall of Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/129448/in-pictures–grand-parade-marks-40-years-of-reunification.html

 

On 30 April in Japan’s history

ON 30 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2019

1637: Death of Niwa Nagashige, Japanese daimyo, born May 11, 1571
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Niwa_Nagashige

1839: Birth of Japanese painter Yoshitoshi
http://www.artelino.com/articles/yoshitoshi.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=yoshitoshi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=xyW7Ta_oO9Or8QPK5dnDBQ&ved=0CDEQsAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1888: Kuroda Kiyotaka becomes 2nd Prime Minister of Meiji era, up to 0ctober 1889
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese

https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/

1947: In Japan, victory of the conservatives in the local elections

1950: In Japan, General Ridgway authorizes the revision of general MacArthur ordnances

 

On 30 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 30 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on April 30, 2019

125: Death of emperor An of Han of the Chinese Han Dynasty, born in 94
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_An_of_Han

1063: Death of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063), born on 30 May 1010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1979: Deng Xiaoping proposes the creation of special economic zones
http://chineseculture.about.com/od/businesseconomy/a/Chinas-Special-Economic-Zones-Sez.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4599.html

2012: Hong Kong said it would delay the introduction of mandatory « national education » classes, which have been criticised as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese patriotism.

2014: At least 50 people were injured when an explosion rocked a train station in Urumqi, the capital of China’s restive Xinjiang province, on the final day of a presidential visit designed to promote Beijing’s war on terrorism
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10799050/Explosion-in-China-railway-during-presidential-visit-leaves-dozens-injured.html