Daily Archives: 28 mai 2019

On 28 May in Asian history

 

ON 28 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 28, 2019

621: In the Battle of Hulao, Li Shimin, the son of the Chinese emperor Gao Zu, defeats the numerically superior forces of Dou Jiande near the Hulao Pass (Henan)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hulao

1140: Birth of Xin Qiji, Chinese poet who died in 1207
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xin_Qiji
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5472.html

1556: Death of Saito Dosan, Japanese daimo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sait%C5%8D_D%C5%8Dsan

1619: Jan Pieterszoon Coen arrives at Jayakerta and burns down the original town, leaving only the Dutch post of Batavia remaining to become VOC headquarter
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/jan-pieterszoon-coen

1750: Death of Sakuramachi, 115th emperor of Japan (1735-1747), born on February 8, 1720
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sakuramachi_of_Japan

1763: Death of Diego Silang y Andaya, Filipino revolutionary leader, born on December 16, 1730
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diego_Silang
http://kimatpower.blogspot.fr/2006/12/remembering-diego-silang.html

1828: Death of Daikokuya Kadayu, Japanese castaway, born in 1751
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daikokuya_K%C5%8Dday%C5%AB

1858: Aigun treaty between China and Russia setting the border between China and Russian Far East, but never accepted by Xianfeng Emperor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Aigun
https://www.prlib.ru/en/history/619270
https://carnegie.ru/commentary/60357

1858-05-28 Treaty of Aigun

1878: Birth of Paul Pelliot, French sinologist who died on October 26, 1945
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Pelliot

1883: Birth of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Indian freedom fighter and writer, who died on February 26, 1966
http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/itihas/vds.htm

1887: Birth of Liu Yazi,Chinese poet and activist, who died on June 21, 1958
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Yazi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4615.html

1898 : Battle of Alapan between the Filipino revolutionaries and the Spanish naval infantry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Alapan
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1746/today-in-philippine-history-may-28-1898-the-battle-of-alapan-was-fought-between-the-filipino-revolutionaries-and-the-spanish-naval-infantry

1900: In China, rioters provoked by Boxers burn the Fengtai Railway Station, where many Belgians work

1905: End of the Battle of Tsushima resulting in the destruction of the Russian Baltic Fleet by the Imperial Japanese Fleet led by Admiral Togo Heidhachiro
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/navalbattles1900today/p/tsushima.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uc3IrJwG7o

1912: Birth of Herman Johannes, Indonesian scientist and politician who died on October 17, 1992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Johannes

1923: Birth of Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, Indian actor and politician, who died on January 18, 1996
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/n-t-rama-rao.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004417/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/28-may-1923-n.t.-rama-rao-10th-cm-of-andhra-pradesh-was-born

1946: Manuel Roxas y Acuna, becomes the first president of the Third Republic of the Philippines until April 15, 1948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manuel_Roxas
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1656/today-in-philippine-history-may-28-1946-manuel-roxas-was-inducted-into-office-as-president

1946: Birth of Satchidanandan, Indian poet
https://www.loc.gov/acq/ovop/delhi/salrp/ksatchidanandan.html
https://rochfordstreetreview.com/2017/12/21/featured-writer-k-satchidanandan-biographical-note/

1953: Death of Hori Tatsuo, Japanese writer, born on December 28, 1904
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hori_Tatsuo

1956: France cedes back its territories in India. The « treaty of transfer » was signed in Delhi, 8 years after the transfer « de facto »
http://mea.gov.in/bilateral-documents.htm?dtl/5302/Treaty+establishing+De+Jure+Cession+of+French+Establishments+in+India

1964: Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian premier (1947-1964)  is cremated in New Delhi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5010.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9IpAxlrWQI

1965: France recalls its representatives at the SEATO

1966: At a conference in Bangkok, the Malaysian and Indonesian governments declare that the conflict called Konfrontasi is over
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/konfrontasi.htm

1975: Birth of Charmaine Sheh, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charmaine_Sheh

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uaFcL7Ri_c&feature=related

1976: Death of Zainul Abedin, Bangladeshi painter, born on December 29, 1914
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Abedin,_Zainul
http://www.google.fr/search?q=zainul+abedin&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=mcmEU63mMcqw0QW4voCYCQ&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1242&bih=571&dpr=1

1978: Birth of Rufa Mae Quinto, Filipino actress and comedienne
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufa_Mae_Quinto


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDOvJt06EC8

1982: Birth of Desiree del Valle, Filipino actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desiree_del_Valle
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Desiree+del+Valle&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&biw=1017&bih=501&tbm=isch&prmd=ivnsfdl&source=lnms&ei=-hTgTajZOIyu8QOc-oSlCg&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CCsQ_AUoAQ

1988: Birth of Meisa Kuroki, Japanese actress, model, and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meisa_Kuroki

1990: Afghanistan communist president Najibullah says he supports multiparty system and proposes free elections

1993: End of the first free parliamentary elections in Cambodia under United Nations control. Number of seats : 58 Funcipec,  51 Prachéachon (Cambodian People’s Party), 10 Buddhist Liberal Democratic Party, 1 Molinaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elections_in_Cambodia#Past_elections

1996: In India, Despite the BJP victory in the parliamentary election, Vajpayee don’t get a majority in the lower chamber and resigns

1998: Pakistan responds to a series of Indian nuclear tests with five of its own


http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/28/newsid_2495000/2495045.stm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Youm-e-Takbir
http://nuclearweaponarchive.org/Pakistan/PakTests.html
https://www.ctbto.org/specials/testing-times/28-may-1998-pakistan-nuclear-tests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcvROQRb4ic

1999: Death of B. Vittalacharya, Indian director and producer, born on January 18, 1920
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/b._vittalacharya-profile-5797-14.htm
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0009775/

2001: In Indonesia, the public prosecutor says that he has no proof on graft accusations against president Wahid

2007: In Japan, Agriculture minister Toshikatsu Matsuoka, implicated in a corruption case, commits suicide . Born on February 25, 1945
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2007/may/28/japan
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/abedaijin/060926/08matsuoka_e.html

2008: Nepal’s new Constituent Assembly abolishes the 240-year-old monarchy and declared the country a « secular, federal democratic republic. »
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7424302.stm
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/apr/23/nepal

2012: In a clear manifestation of deepening political crisis in Nepal, the Constituent Assembly (CA) is dissolved at midnight, and without a new constitution being promulgated.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18232606
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/05/201252754736342175.html

2013: Death of Eddie Romero, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on July 7, 1924
http://www.altfg.com/blog/movie/eddie-romero-filipino-director/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Romero

2014: Death of Sultan Azlan Shah of Perak, born on April 19, 1928
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/sultan-azlan-shah-of-perak-dies-aged-86
http://phangstraighttalk.blogspot.fr/2014/05/sultan-azlan-shah-of-perak-dies.html

2015: Six prominent Thai ‘yellow shirt’ anti-government protest leaders are sentenced to two years in jail for storming the prime minister’s office during a 2008 rally – and then released on bail to allow for appeals
http://asiancorrespondent.com/133205/thai-court-jails-6-yellow-shirt-leaders-over-2008-protests/

2015 : Yaduveer Wadiyar, a 23-year-old economics graduate from the University of Massachusetts is crowned the new maharaja of Mysore, titular head of the 600-year-old Wadiyar dynasty in southern India.
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-32911649

 

Holidays and observances

Philippines: Flag Day

Nepal: Republic Day

Pakistan celebrates Youm-e-Takbir

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 28 May in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 28 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 28, 2019

621: In the Battle of Hulao, Li Shimin, the son of the Chinese emperor Gao Zu, defeats the numerically superior forces of Dou Jiande near the Hulao Pass (Henan)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hulao

1619: Jan Pieterszoon Coen arrives at Jayakerta and burns down the original town, leaving only the Dutch post of Batavia remaining to become VOC headquarters
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/jan-pieterszoon-coen

1858: Aigun treaty between China and Russia setting the border between China and Russian Far East, but never accepted by Xianfeng Emperor
https://www.prlib.ru/en/history/619270
https://carnegie.ru/commentary/60357
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Aigun

1898 : Battle of Alapan between the Filipino revolutionaries and the Spanish naval infantry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Alapan
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1746/today-in-philippine-history-may-28-1898-the-battle-of-alapan-was-fought-between-the-filipino-revolutionaries-and-the-spanish-naval-infantry

1905: End of the Battle of Tsushima resulting in the destruction of the Russian Baltic Fleet by the Imperial Japanese Fleet led by Admiral Togo Heidhachiro
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/navalbattles1900today/p/tsushima.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uc3IrJwG7o

1956: France cedes back its territories in India. The « treaty of transfer » was signed in Delhi, 8 years after the transfer « de facto »
http://mea.gov.in/bilateral-documents.htm?dtl/5302/Treaty+establishing+De+Jure+Cession+of+French+Establishments+in+India

1965: France recalls its representatives at the SEATO

1966: At a conference in Bangkok, the Malaysian and Indonesian governments declare that the conflict called Konfrontasi is over
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/konfrontasi.htm

1998: Pakistan responds to a series of Indian nuclear tests with five of its own


http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/28/newsid_2495000/2495045.stm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Youm-e-Takbir
http://nuclearweaponarchive.org/Pakistan/PakTests.html
https://www.ctbto.org/specials/testing-times/28-may-1998-pakistan-nuclear-tests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcvROQRb4ic

Holidays and observances

Pakistan celebrates Youm-e-Takbir

On 28 May in South Asian history


ON 28 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 28, 2019

1883: Birth of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Indian freedom fighter and writer, who died on February 26, 1966
http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/itihas/vds.htm

1923: Birth of Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, Indian actor and politician, who died on January 18, 1996
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/n-t-rama-rao.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004417/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/28-may-1923-n.t.-rama-rao-10th-cm-of-andhra-pradesh-was-born

1946: Birth of Satchidanandan, Indian poet
https://www.loc.gov/acq/ovop/delhi/salrp/ksatchidanandan.html
https://rochfordstreetreview.com/2017/12/21/featured-writer-k-satchidanandan-biographical-note/

1956: France cedes back its territories in India. The « treaty of transfer » was signed in Delhi, 8 years after the transfer « de facto »
http://mea.gov.in/bilateral-documents.htm?dtl/5302/Treaty+establishing+De+Jure+Cession+of+French+Establishments+in+India

1964: Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian premier (1947-1964)  is cremated in New Delhi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5010.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9IpAxlrWQI

1976: Death of Zainul Abedin, Bangladeshi painter, born on December 29, 1914
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Abedin,_Zainul
http://www.google.fr/search?q=zainul+abedin&nord=1&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ei=mcmEU63mMcqw0QW4voCYCQ&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1242&bih=571&dpr=1

1990: Afghanistan communist president Najibullah says he supports multiparty system and proposes free élections

1996: In India, Despite the BJP victory in the parliamentary election, Vajpayee don’t get a majority in the lower chamber and resigns

1998: Pakistan responds to a series of Indian nuclear tests with five of its own


http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/28/newsid_2495000/2495045.stm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Youm-e-Takbir
https://www.ctbto.org/specials/testing-times/28-may-1998-pakistan-nuclear-tests

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcvROQRb4ic

1999: Death of B. Vittalacharya, Indian director and producer, born on January 18, 1920
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/b._vittalacharya-profile-5797-14.htm
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0009775/

2008: Nepal’s new Constituent Assembly abolishes the 240-year-old monarchy and declared the country a « secular, federal democratic republic. »
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7424302.stm
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/apr/23/nepal

2012: In a clear manifestation of deepening political crisis in Nepal, the Constituent Assembly (CA) is dissolved at midnight, and without a new constitution being promulgated.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18232606
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/05/201252754736342175.html

2015 : Yaduveer Wadiyar, a 23-year-old economics graduate from the University of Massachusetts is crowned the new maharaja of Mysore, titular head of the 600-year-old Wadiyar dynasty in southern India.
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-32911649


Holidays and observances

Nepal: Republic Day
Pakistan celebrates Youm-e-Takbir

On 28 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 28 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on May 28, 2019

1619: Jan Pieterszoon Coen arrives at Jayakerta and burns down the original town, leaving only the Dutch post of Batavia remaining to become VOC headquarters
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/jan-pieterszoon-coen

1763: Death of Diego Silang y Andaya, Filipino revolutionary leader, born on December 16, 1730
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diego_Silang
http://kimatpower.blogspot.fr/2006/12/remembering-diego-silang.html

1898 : Battle of Alapan between the Filipino revolutionaries and the Spanish naval infantry
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Alapan
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1746/today-in-philippine-history-may-28-1898-the-battle-of-alapan-was-fought-between-the-filipino-revolutionaries-and-the-spanish-naval-infantry

1912: Birth of Herman Johannes, Indonesian scientist and politician who died on October 17, 1992
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Johannes

1946: Manuel Roxas y Acuna, becomes the first president of the Third Republic of Philippines until April 15, 1948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manuel_Roxas
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1656/today-in-philippine-history-may-28-1946-manuel-roxas-was-inducted-into-office-as-president

1965: France recalls its representatives at the SEATO

1966: At a conference in Bangkok, the Malaysian and Indonesian governments declare that the conflict called Konfrontasi is over
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/konfrontasi.htm

1978: Birth of Rufa Mae Quinto, Filipino actress and comedienne
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufa_Mae_Quinto


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDOvJt06EC8

1982: Birth of Desiree del Valle, Filipino actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desiree_del_Valle
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Desiree+del+Valle&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&biw=1017&bih=501&tbm=isch&prmd=ivnsfdl&source=lnms&ei=-hTgTajZOIyu8QOc-oSlCg&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CCsQ_AUoAQ

1993: End of the first free parliamentary elections in Cambodia under United Nations control. Number of seats : 58 Funcipec,  51 Prachéachon (Cambodian People’s Party), 10 Buddhist Liberal Democratic Party, 1 Molinaka
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elections_in_Cambodia#Past_élections

2001: In Indonesia, the public prosecutor says that he has no proof on graft accusations against president Wahid

2013: Death of Eddie Romero, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on July 7, 1924
http://www.altfg.com/blog/movie/eddie-romero-filipino-director/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Romero

2014: Death of Sultan Azlan Shah of Perak, born on April 19, 1928
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/sultan-azlan-shah-of-perak-dies-aged-86
http://phangstraighttalk.blogspot.fr/2014/05/sultan-azlan-shah-of-perak-dies.html

2015: Six prominent Thai ‘yellow shirt’ anti-government protest leaders are sentenced to two years in jail for storming the prime minister’s office during a 2008 rally – and then released on bail to allow for appeals
http://asiancorrespondent.com/133205/thai-court-jails-6-yellow-shirt-leaders-over-2008-protests/

 

Holidays and observances

Philippines: Flag Day

On 28 May in Japan’s history

ON 28 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on May 28, 2019

1556: Death of Saito Dosan, Japanese daimo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sait%C5%8D_D%C5%8Dsan

1750: Death of Sakuramachi, 115th emperor of Japan (1735-1747), born on February 8, 1720
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Sakuramachi_of_Japan

1828: Death of Daikokuya Kadayu, Japanese castaway, born in 1751
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daikokuya_K%C5%8Dday%C5%AB

1905: End of the Battle of Tsushima resulting in the destruction of the Russian Baltic Fleet by the Imperial Japanese Fleet led by Admiral Togo Heihachiro
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/navalbattles1900today/p/tsushima.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uc3IrJwG7o

1953: Death of Hori Tatsuo, Japanese writer, born on December 28, 1904
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hori_Tatsuo

1988: Birth of Meisa Kuroki, Japanese actress, model, and singer

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meisa_Kuroki

2007: In Japan, Agriculture minister Toshikatsu Matsuoka, implicated in a corruption case, commits suicide . Born on February 25, 1945
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2007/may/28/japan
http://www.kantei.go.jp/foreign/abedaijin/060926/08matsuoka_e.html

On 28 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 28 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 28, 2019

621: In the Battle of Hulao, Li Shimin, the son of the Chinese emperor Gao Zu, defeats the numerically superior forces of Dou Jiande near the Hulao Pass (Henan)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hulao

1140: Birth of Xin Qiji, Chinese poet who died in 1207
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xin_Qiji
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5472.html

1858: Aigun treaty between China and Russia setting the border between China and Russian Far East, but never accepted by Xianfeng Emperor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Aigun
https://www.prlib.ru/en/history/619270
https://carnegie.ru/commentary/60357

1878: Birth of Paul Pelliot, French sinologist who died on October 26, 1945
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Pelliot

1887: Birth of Liu Yazi,Chinese poet and activist, who died on June 21, 1958
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Yazi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4615.html

1900: In China, rioters provoked by Boxers burn the Fengtai Railway Station, where many Belgians work

1975: Birth of Charmaine Sheh, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charmaine_Sheh

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uaFcL7Ri_c&feature=related