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On 26 May in Asian history

ON 26 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 26, 2019

552: General Hou Jing who had proclaimed himself emperor of Han in January is killed by one of his aids
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hou_Jing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5024.html

1234: The Mongols take Kaifeng and destroy the Jin (Jurchen) dynasty
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Song/jinn.html
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/jin_dynasty/

1264: Birth of Prince Koreyasu, 7th shogun (1266-1289) of the Kamakura shogunate, who died on November 25, 1326
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Koreyasu

1877: Death of Kido Takayoshi, Japanese statesman born on August 11, 1833
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/65.html

1879: Russia and the United Kingdom sign the Treaty of Gandamak establishing an Afghan state
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Gandamak

1904: After two days of bitter fighting, the Japanese Army soundly defeats the Russians at Kinchan and captures the forts at Nanshan


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanshan
https://books.google.fr/books?id=hV1h0_iMrE4C&pg=PA250&dq=Nanshan+battle&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=kEVjVf2jHIP3UrbegKgM&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=Nanshan%20battle&f=false
http://www.storiespreschool.com/russo-japanese_war_battle4.html

1904-05-26 Battle of Nanshan

1905: Birth of Seni Pramoj, three times Thailand’s prime minister, who died on July 28, 1997
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seni_Pramoj

1908: Death of Mirza Gulam Ahmad, Indian Muslim figure, founder of the Amadiyya Movement, born on February 13, 1835
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirza_Ghulam_Ahmad
http://irshad.org/exposed/death.php

1908: Birth of Nguyen Ngoc Tho, first Prime Minister of South Vietnam
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Nguyen_Ngoc_Tho

1942: Birth of Ganapathi Sachchidananda, Indian spiritual leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ganapathi_Sachchidananda

1945: Birth of Vilasrao Deshmukh, Indian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vilasrao_Deshmukh

1961: Birth of Tarsem Singh, Indian film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarsem_Singh
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0802248/

1964: China rejects an United Kingdom asking it to intervene for an end of fights in Laos

1965: Australian troops depart for Vietnam


https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/australian-troops-depart-for-vietnam
http://www.historycentral.com/Vietnam/australian.html

1967: China’s first successful launch of a ground-to-ground medium-range missiles
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5042.html

1967-05-26 1er sol-sol

1970: Birth of Nobuhiro Watsuki, Japanese cartoonist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobuhiro_Watsuki

1971: North Vietnamese troops seize strategic Snoul city in Cambodia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Snuol
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-seize-snoul-cambodia

1971-05-26 Viet prennent Snuol

1971: The Pakistan Army massacres at least 71 Hindus in Burunga, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burunga_massacre

1972: Chiang Ching-kuo becomes premier of Taiwan
http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1987: Birth of Valerie Garcia, Filipina actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valerie_Garcia

1988: Vietnam announces that 50,000 soldiers will be withdrew from Cambodia before the end of the year and that the remained ones will be under the command of the Kampuchea’s armed forces

1998: British veterans reject Japanese emperor “sorrow”
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/26/newsid_2502000/2502547.stm

1999: For the first time since 20 years, Indian air force intervenes in Kargill area of Kashmir where Indian military positions have been occupied by rebels supported by Pakistani soldiers
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/352995.stm

2006: The May 2006 Java earthquake kills over 5,700 people, leaves 200,000 homeless
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_2006_Java_earthquake

2009: North Korea fires two more missiles, hours after the UN Security Council unanimously condemned its nuclear test
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8067711.stm

2009: Pakistan’s Supreme Court overturns a ban that prevented opposition leader Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz from running for political office
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8068082.stm

2011: Death of Arisen Ahubudu, Sri Lankan scholar, author, and playwright, born on March 18, 1920
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sinhala/news/story/2011/05/110526_ahubudu.shtml

2014: Narendra Modi takes the oath of office as 15th India’s prime minister at the start of a new era hailed by his Pakistani counterpart as an opportunity to end decades of regional instability
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/05/modi-sworn-as-india-prime-minister-2014526124620254451.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-27572807

2015 : China issues its first white paper on military strategy. The white paper, « China’s Military Strategy », issued by the State Council Information Office, outlined a strategy unifying strategic defense and operational and tactical offense. Here is full text
http://english.chinamil.com.cn/news-channels/2015-05/26/content_6508025.htm
http://www.chinanationalnews.com/index.php/sid/233216233
http://www.ecns.cn/2015/05-26/166858.shtml

2018: China, Burkina Faso resume diplomatic ties
https://www.chinadailyasia.com/articles/83/220/89/1527415780204.html

2018: North and South Korean leaders meet as US indicates summit may yet happen
Thttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/may/26/kim-jong-un-moon-jai-in-korean-leaders-hold-surprise-meeting
https://www.sbs.com.au/news/korean-leaders-meet-after-trump-threatens-to-quit-kim-summit
http://video.foxnews.com/v/5789976153001/?#sp=show-clips

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 26 May in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 26 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 26, 2019

1234: The Mongols take Kaifeng and destroy the Jin (Jurchen) dynasty
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Song/jinn.html
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/jin_dynasty/

1879: Russia and the United Kingdom sign the Treaty of Gandamak establishing an Afghan state
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Gandamak

1904: After two days of bitter fighting, the Japanese Army soundly defeats the Russians at Kinchan and captures the forts at Nanshan


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanshan
https://books.google.fr/books?id=hV1h0_iMrE4C&pg=PA250&dq=Nanshan+battle&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=kEVjVf2jHIP3UrbegKgM&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=Nanshan%20battle&f=false
http://www.storiespreschool.com/russo-japanese_war_battle4.html

1904-05-26 Battle of Nanshan

1964: China rejects an United Kingdom asking it to intervene for an end of fights in Laos

1965: Australian troops depart for Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/australian-troops-depart-for-vietnam
http://www.historycentral.com/Vietnam/australian.html

1967: China’s first successful launch of a ground-to-ground medium-range missiles
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5042.html

1967-05-26 1er sol-sol

1971: North Vietnamese troops seize strategic Snoul city in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-seize-snoul-cambodia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Snuol

1971-05-26 Viet prennent Snuol

1971: The Pakistan Army massacres at least 71 Hindus in Burunga, Sylhet, Bangladesh. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burunga_massacre

1988: Vietnam announces that 50,000 soldiers will be withdrew from Cambodia before the end of the year and that the remained ones will be under the command of the Kampuchea’s armed forces

1999: For the first time since 20 years, Indian air force intervene in Kargill area of Kashmir where Indian military positions have been occupied by rebels supported by Pakistani soldiers
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/352995.stm

2009: North Korea fires two more missiles, hours after the UN Security Council unanimously condemned its nuclear test
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8067711.stm

2015 : China issues its first white paper on military strategy. The white paper, « China’s Military Strategy », issued by the State Council Information Office, outlined a strategy unifying strategic defense and operational and tactical offense. Here is full text
http://english.chinamil.com.cn/news-channels/2015-05/26/content_6508025.htm
http://www.chinanationalnews.com/index.php/sid/233216233
http://www.ecns.cn/2015/05-26/166858.shtml

On 26 May in South Asian history

ON 26 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 26, 2019

1879: Russia and the United Kingdom sign the Treaty of Gandamak establishing an Afghan state
http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Gandamak

1908: Death of Mirza Gulam Ahmad, Indian Muslim figure, founder of the Amadiyya Movement, born on February 13, 1835
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mirza_Ghulam_Ahmad
http://irshad.org/exposed/death.php

1942: Birth of Ganapathi Sachchidananda, Indian spiritual leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ganapathi_Sachchidananda

1945: Birth of Vilasrao Deshmukh, Indian politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vilasrao_Deshmukh

1961: Birth of Tarsem Singh, Indian film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarsem_Singh
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0802248/

1971: The Pakistan Army massacres at least 71 Hindus in Burunga, Sylhet, Bangladesh. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burunga_massacre

1999: For the first time since 20 years, Indian air force intervene in Kargill area of Kashmir where Indian military positions have been occupied by rebels supported by Pakistani soldiers
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/352995.stm

2009: Pakistan’s Supreme Court overturns a ban that prevented opposition leader Nawaz Sharif and his brother Shahbaz from running for political office
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8068082.stm

2011: Death of Arisen Ahubudu, Sri Lankan scholar, author, and playwright, born on March 18, 1920
http://www.bbc.co.uk/sinhala/news/story/2011/05/110526_ahubudu.shtml

2014: Narendra Modi takes the oath of office as 15th India’s prime minister at the start of a new era hailed by his Pakistani counterpart as an opportunity to end decades of regional instability
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/05/modi-sworn-as-india-prime-minister-2014526124620254451.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-27572807

On 26 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 26 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 26, 2019

1905: Birth of Seni Pramoj, three times Thailand’s prime minister, who died on July 28, 1997
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seni_Pramoj

1908: Birth of Nguyen Ngoc Tho, first Prime Minister of South Vietnam
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Nguyen_Ngoc_Tho

1964: China rejects an United Kingdom asking it to intervene for an end of fights in Laos

1965: Australian troops depart for Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/australian-troops-depart-for-vietnam
http://www.historycentral.com/Vietnam/australian.html


1971: North Vietnamese troops seize strategic Snoul city in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-seize-snoul-cambodia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Snuol

1971-05-26 Viet prennent Snuol

1987: Birth of Valerie Garcia, Filipina actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valerie_Garcia

1988: Vietnam announces that 50,000 soldiers will be withdrew from Cambodia before the end of the year and that the remained ones will be under the command of the Kampuchea’s armed forces

2006: The May 2006 Java earthquake kills over 5,700 people, leaves 200,000 homeless
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_2006_Java_earthquake

 

On 26 May in Japan’s history

ON 26 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on May 26, 2019

1264: Birth of Prince Koreyasu, 7th shogun (1266-1289) of the Kamakura shogunate, who died on November 25, 1326
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Koreyasu

1877: Death of Kido Takayoshi, Japanese statesman born on August 11, 1833
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/65.html

1904: After two days of bitter fighting, the Japanese Army soundly defeats the Russians at Kinchan and captures the forts at Nanshan


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanshan
https://books.google.fr/books?id=hV1h0_iMrE4C&pg=PA250&dq=Nanshan+battle&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=kEVjVf2jHIP3UrbegKgM&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=Nanshan%20battle&f=false
http://www.storiespreschool.com/russo-japanese_war_battle4.html

1904-05-26 Battle of Nanshan

1970: Birth of Nobuhiro Watsuki, Japanese cartoonist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nobuhiro_Watsuki

1998: British veterans reject Japanese emperor “sorrow”
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/26/newsid_2502000/2502547.stm

 

On 26 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on May 26, 2019

552: General Hou Jing who had proclaimed himself emperor of Han in January is killed by one of his aids
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hou_Jing

1234: The Mongols take Kaifeng and destroy the Jin (Jurchen) dynasty
http://empire-and-revolution.blogspot.fr/2017/03/the-mongols-conquer-great-city-of.html
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Song/jinn.html
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/jin_dynasty/

1904: After two days of bitter fighting, the Japanese Army soundly defeats the Russians at Kinchan and captures the forts at Nanshan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Nanshan
https://books.google.fr/books?id=hV1h0_iMrE4C&pg=PA250&dq=Nanshan+battle&hl=fr&sa=X&ei=kEVjVf2jHIP3UrbegKgM&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=Nanshan%20battle&f=false
http://russojapanesewar.com/sedgwick-3.html
http://www.storiespreschool.com/russo-japanese_war_battle4.html

1964: China rejects an United Kingdom asking it to intervene for an end of fights in Laos

1967: China’s first successful launch of a ground-to-ground medium-range missiles
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5042.html

1967-05-26 1er sol-sol

1972: Chiang Ching-kuo becomes premier of Taiwan
http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo

2015 : China issues its first white paper on military strategy. The white paper, « China’s Military Strategy », issued by the State Council Information Office, outlined a strategy unifying strategic defense and operational and tactical offense. Here is full text
http://english.chinamil.com.cn/news-channels/2015-05/26/content_6508025.htm
http://www.chinanationalnews.com/index.php/sid/233216233
http://www.ecns.cn/2015/05-26/166858.shtml

2018: China, Burkina Faso resume diplomatic ties
https://www.chinadailyasia.com/articles/83/220/89/1527415780204.html