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On 29 May in Asian history

ON 29 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1425: Death of Chinese Emperor Hongxi (1424-1225), born on August 16, 1378
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongxi_Emperor

1592: In the Battle of Sacheon, Korean navy led by Admiral Yi Sun Shin repels a Japanese fleet with the first use of Korean Turtle ship
http://burnpit.us/2013/05/battle-sacheon-korean-navy-using-turtle-ship-defeats-japanese
http://navy.memorieshop.com/Korea/index.html

1592-05-29 turtle ship first use

1658: The Battle of Samugarh is fought in a contest for the throne between the sons of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan following the emperor’s serious illness in September 1657
http://www.gktoday.in/battle-of-samugarh/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Samugarh

1861: The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce is founded, in Hong Kong
http://www.chamber.org.hk/en/about/hkgcc_history.aspx

1895: After the signature of the Shimonoseki treaty, the Japanese start to occupy Taiwan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_invasion_of_Taiwan_(1895)
http://factsanddetails.com/southeast-asia/Taiwan/sub5_1a/entry-3796.html

1937: Birth of Hibari Misora, Japanese singer who died on June 24, 1989
http://www.technogirls.org/enka/Hibari_Misora.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JPKop-dYJ8

1940: Birth of Farooq Leghari, eighth president of Pakiskan (1993-1997), who died on October 20, 2010
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Farooq-Leghari-589

1947: The Indian constitutional assembly, put (in the principe) an end at the dalit system
https://www.thoughtco.com/who-are-the-dalits-195320

1953: New Zealander Edmund Hillary and the Nepalese Sherpa Tenzing Nargay are the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/29/newsid_2492000/2492683.stm
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0529.html#article

1960: Sirimavo Bandaranaike is the first woman to become prime minister in Asia, up to July 1972
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/964914.stm

1972: In Taiwan, Chiang Ching-kuo is sworn in Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1972: Death of Prithviraj Kapoor, Indian actor, born on November 3, 1906
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/prithviraj-kapoor.html

1972: Japanese terrorists kill 26 at Tel Aviv airport
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/29/newsid_2542000/2542263.stm

1973: Death of P. Ramlee, Malaysian film actor, director, singer and songwriter, born on May 22, 1929
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P._Ramlee

1977: Death of Ba Maw, Burmese premier (1937-1939), born on February 8, 1893
 http://biography.yourdictionary.com/ba-maw

1981: Death of Soong Ching Ling, widow of Sun Yat-sen, the “Mother of China”
http://www.nytimes.com/1981/05/30/obituaries/soong-ching-ling-dies-in-peking-widow-of-sun-yat-sen-was-90.html
http://www.chinauncensored.com/index.php/kaleidoscope/384-why-song-qingling-not-buried-with-her-known-husband-ready-for-check
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5307.html

Soong Ching Ling

1983: Birth of Rama Claproth, Indonesian blues guitarist
 http://www.last.fm/music/Rama+Satria+&+The+Electric+Mojos/+wiki

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

1986: Birth of Valy Hedjasi, Afghan singer
https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valy_Hedjasi

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zv2zFcXgqbE

1987: Death of Charan Singh, 5th PM of India (1979-1980), born on December 23, 1902
http://www.nytimes.com/1987/05/30/obituaries/charan-singh-dies-at-age-85-india-s-fifth-prime-minister.html
http://www.webindia123.com/government/primeminister/charansingh.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29-may-1987-charan-singh-5th-pm-of-india-died

1988: Muhammad Khan Junero, Pakistani premier since December 1985, is dismissed
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A077

1989: Student protesters in China construct a replica of Statue of Liberty and bring it on Tian’anmen square facing Mao portrait (unvailed on May 30)
https://globalvoices.org/2019/05/24/30-years-after-the-tiananmen-massacre-the-troubled-history-of-the-goddess-of-democracy/

1989-05-29 Statue liberté

1990: Death of Tun Hussein Onn, third Prime Minister of Malaysia from January 1976 to July 1981, born on February 12, 1922
http://www.malaysianbar.org.my/echoes_of_the_past/tun_hussein_onn_1976_81_father_of_unity.html

1991: After Sonia Gandhi refusal to be PM, Narasimha Rao becomes India’s Congress Party President
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4974.html

1997: General elections in Indonesia. The pro-Suharto Golkar wins 74,3 percent of the votes, the Islamic  PPP 22,7 percent, and the Democratic Party of Indonesia (which has expelled Megawati Sukarnoputri) only 3 percent
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_legislative_election,_1997
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&ved=0CEUQFjAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.uvic.ca%2Fresearch%2Fcentres%2Fcapi%2Fassets%2Fdocs%2FSchiller_Indonesian_Elections.pdf&ei=01xnVZqQEMHjUcefgPgL&usg=AFQjCNEWA77TxNUX_IAfHpnzqg6TQoGJPg&sig2=_neW-ti3F91D7-Dt-OX3MQ

2006: China and India sign a military cooperation treaty, the first treaty of this kind between the two country since the 1962 war

2008: Historic China-Taiwan summit held
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7422965.stm

2009: Tens of thousands of mourners have lined the streets of the South Korean capital for the state funeral of Roh Moo-hyun, the country’s former president, who committed suicide last weekend while being investigated for corruption
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8073100.stm
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/05/200952463055663908.html

2011: Hamid Karzai, the Afghan president, warns that the NATO forces fighting in his country risk becoming an « occupying force » if they do not stop air strikes on Afghan civilian homes as they hunt armed fighters
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201153165616561911.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/01/world/asia/01afghanistan.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2011: In Pakistan, the Rawalpindi Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) declares former military ruler Pervez Musharraf a Proclaimed Offender (PO) in the Benazir assassination case. The court had issued arrest warrants of Musharraf in the case
https://www.dawn.com/news/632843

2012: Death of Japan film director Kaneto Shindo at 100
http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2012/may/30/kaneto-shindo?newsfeed=true
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/9301022/Kaneto-Shindo.html

2013: A US drone strike has killed the number two of the Pakistani Taliban, Wali-ur-Rehman, in North Waziristan region
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/05/201352955158237275.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22698363

2015 : The commander of the Thai Army charges former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra with lese majeste for allegedly defaming the monarchy in a recent interview with a foreign news agency
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-3098918/Thailand-revokes-ex-PM-Thaksins-passports-security-concerns.html

2015 : US surveillance shows China positioning weapons on one of the artificial islands China is creating in the South China Sea, underscoring ongoing concerns that Beijing may try to use the land reclamation projects for military purposes
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/may/29/us-says-china-had-artillery-vehicles-on-artificial-island-in-south-china-sea
ttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/11638044/US-surveillance-shows-China-positioning-weapons-on-contested-island.html

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 May in Asian history

1592-05-29 turtle ship first use

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 29 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1592: In the Battle of Sacheon, Korean navy led by Admiral Yi Sun Shin repels a Japanese fleet with the first use of Korean Turtle ship
http://burnpit.us/2013/05/battle-sacheon-korean-navy-using-turtle-ship-defeats-japanese
http://navy.memorieshop.com/Korea/index.html

1592-05-29 turtle ship first use

1658: The Battle of Samugarh is fought in a contest for the throne between the sons of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan following the emperor’s serious illness in September 1657
http://www.gktoday.in/battle-of-samugarh/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Samugarh

1895: After the signature of the Shimonoseki treaty, the Japanese start to occupy Taiwan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_invasion_of_Taiwan_(1895)
http://factsanddetails.com/southeast-asia/Taiwan/sub5_1a/entry-3796.html

1972: Japanese terrorists kill 26 at Tel Aviv airport
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/29/newsid_2542000/2542263.stm

2006: China and India sign a military cooperation treaty, the first treaty of this kind between the two country since the 1962 war

2008: Historic China-Taiwan summit held
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7422965.stm

2011: Hamid Karzai, the Afghan president, warns that the NATO forces fighting in his country risk becoming an « occupying force » if they do not stop air strikes on Afghan civilian homes as they hunt armed fighters
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201153165616561911.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/01/world/asia/01afghanistan.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2013: A US drone strike has killed the number two of the Pakistani Taliban, Wali-ur-Rehman, in North Waziristan region
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/05/201352955158237275.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22698363

2015 : US surveillance shows China positioning weapons on one of the artificial islands China is creating in the South China Sea, underscoring ongoing concerns that Beijing may try to use the land reclamation projects for military purposes
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/may/29/us-says-china-had-artillery-vehicles-on-artificial-island-in-south-china-sea
ttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/11638044/US-surveillance-shows-China-positioning-weapons-on-contested-island.html

On 29 May in South Asian history

ON 29 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1658: The Battle of Samugarh is fought in a contest for the throne between the sons of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan following the emperor’s serious illness in September 1657
http://www.gktoday.in/battle-of-samugarh/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Samugarh

1940: Birth of Farooq Leghari, eighth president of Pakiskan (1993-1997), who died on October 20, 2010
http://pakistanherald.com/Profile/Farooq-Leghari-589

1947: The Indian constitutional assembly, put (in the principe) an end at the dalit system
https://www.thoughtco.com/who-are-the-dalits-195320

1953: New Zealander Edmund Hillary and the Nepalese Sherpa Tenzing Nargay are the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/29/newsid_2492000/2492683.stm
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0529.html#article

1960: Sirimavo Bandaranaike is the first woman to become prime minister in Asia, up to July 1972
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/964914.stm

1972: Death of Prithviraj Kapoor, Indian actor, born on November 3, 1906
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/prithviraj-kapoor.html

https://youtu.be/yLt7S4uvYjg

1986: Birth of Valy Hedjasi, Afghan singer
https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valy_Hedjasi

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zv2zFcXgqbE

1987: Death of Charan Singh, 5th PM of India (1979-1980), born on December 23, 1902
http://www.nytimes.com/1987/05/30/obituaries/charan-singh-dies-at-age-85-india-s-fifth-prime-minister.html
http://www.webindia123.com/government/primeminister/charansingh.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29-may-1987-charan-singh-5th-pm-of-india-died

1988: Muhammad Khan Junero, Pakistani premier since December 1985, is dismissed
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A077

1991: After Sonia Gandhi refusal to be PM, Narasimha -Rao becomes India’s Congress Party President
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4974.html

2006: China and India sign a military cooperation treaty, the first treaty of this kind between the two country since the 1962 war

2011: Hamid Karzai, the Afghan president, warns that the NATO forces fighting in his country risk becoming an « occupying force » if they do not stop air strikes on Afghan civilian homes as they hunt armed fighters
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/05/201153165616561911.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/01/world/asia/01afghanistan.html?_r=1&ref=asia

2011: In Pakistan, the Rawalpindi Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) declares former military ruler Pervez Musharraf a Proclaimed Offender (PO) in the Benazir assassination case. The court had issued arrest warrants of Musharraf in the case
https://www.dawn.com/news/632843

2013: A US drone strike has killed the number two of the Pakistani Taliban, Wali-ur-Rehman, in North Waziristan region
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/05/201352955158237275.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22698363

On 29 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 29 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1973: Death of P. Ramlee, Malaysian film actor, director, singer and songwriter, born on May 22, 1929
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P._Ramlee

1977: Death of Ba Maw, Burmese premier (1937-1939), born on February 8, 1893
 http://biography.yourdictionary.com/ba-maw

1983: Birth of Rama Claproth, Indonesian blues guitarist
http://www.statemaster.com/encyclopedia/Rama-Claproth
http://www.last.fm/music/Rama+Satria+&+The+Electric+Mojos/+wiki

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

1990: Death of Tun Hussein Onn, third Prime Minister of Malaysia from January 1976 to July 1981, born on February 12, 1922
http://www.malaysianbar.org.my/echoes_of_the_past/tun_hussein_onn_1976_81_father_of_unity.html

1997: General elections in Indonesia. The pro-Suharto Golkar wins 74,3 percent of the votes, the Islamic  PPP 22,7 percent, and the Democratic Party of Indonesia (which has expelled Megawati Sukarnoputri) only 3 percent
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_legislative_election,_1997
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&ved=0CEUQFjAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.uvic.ca%2Fresearch%2Fcentres%2Fcapi%2Fassets%2Fdocs%2FSchiller_Indonesian_Elections.pdf&ei=01xnVZqQEMHjUcefgPgL&usg=AFQjCNEWA77TxNUX_IAfHpnzqg6TQoGJPg&sig2=_neW-ti3F91D7-Dt-OX3MQ

2015 : The commander of the Thai Army charges former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra with lese majeste for allegedly defaming the monarchy in a recent interview with a foreign news agency
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-3098918/Thailand-revokes-ex-PM-Thaksins-passports-security-concerns.html

2015 : US surveillance shows China positioning weapons on one of the artificial islands China is creating in the South China Sea, underscoring ongoing concerns that Beijing may try to use the land reclamation projects for military purposes
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/may/29/us-says-china-had-artillery-vehicles-on-artificial-island-in-south-china-sea
ttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/11638044/US-surveillance-shows-China-positioning-weapons-on-contested-island.html

On 29 May in Japan’s history

ON 29 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1592: In the Battle of Sacheon, Korean navy led by Admiral Yi Sun Shin repels a Japanese fleet with the first use of Korean Turtle ship
http://burnpit.us/2013/05/battle-sacheon-korean-navy-using-turtle-ship-defeats-japanese
http://navy.memorieshop.com/Korea/index.html

1592-05-29 turtle ship first use

1895: After the signature of the Shimonoseki treaty, the Japanese start to occupy Taiwan
http://factsanddetails.com/southeast-asia/Taiwan/sub5_1a/entry-3796.html

1937: Birth of Hibari Misora, Japanese singer who died on June 24, 1989
http://www.technogirls.org/enka/Hibari_Misora.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JPKop-dYJ8

1972: Japanese terrorists kill 26 at Tel Aviv airport
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/29/newsid_2542000/2542263.stm

1976: Birth of Yusuke Iseya, Japanese model and actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Yusuke_Iseya

2012: Death of Japan film director Kaneto Shindo at 100
http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2012/may/30/kaneto-shindo?newsfeed=true
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/9301022/Kaneto-Shindo.html

On 29 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 29 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 29, 2019

1425: Death of Chinese Emperor Hongxi (1424-1225), born on August 16, 1378
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongxi_Emperor

1861: The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce is founded, in Hong Kong
http://www.chamber.org.hk/en/about/hkgcc_history.aspx

1895: After the signature of the Shimonoseki treaty, the Japanese start to occupy Taiwan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_invasion_of_Taiwan_(1895)
http://factsanddetails.com/southeast-asia/Taiwan/sub5_1a/entry-3796.html

1972: In Taiwan, Chiang Ching-kuo is sworn in Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1981: Death of Soong Ching Ling, widow of Sun Yat-sen, the “Mother of China”
http://www.nytimes.com/1981/05/30/obituaries/soong-ching-ling-dies-in-peking-widow-of-sun-yat-sen-was-90.html
http://www.chinauncensored.com/index.php/kaleidoscope/384-why-song-qingling-not-buried-with-her-known-husband-ready-for-check
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5307.htm

Soong Ching Ling

1989: Student protesters in China construct a replica of Statue of Liberty and bring it on Tian’anmen square facing Mao portrait
https://globalvoices.org/2019/05/24/30-years-after-the-tiananmen-massacre-the-troubled-history-of-the-goddess-of-democracy/

1989-05-29 Statue liberté

2006: China and India sign a military cooperation treaty, the first treaty of this kind between the two country since the 1962 war

2008: Historic China-Taiwan summit held
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7422965.stm