Daily Archives: 30 mai 2019

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 30 May in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 30 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1902: In Taiwan, end of the armed resistance to Japan when anti-Japanese leader Lim Siau-Niau (Lin Shao-mao) and his followers are killed near Kaohsiung
http://www.takaoclub.com/linshaomao/linshao4.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5198.html

1904: During the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese Army, under the command of general Hikato, capture the City of Dairen after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
https://dreamofacity.com/2015/01/14/dairen-%E5%A4%A7%E9%80%A3-or-japanese-dalian/

1925: In China, protests erupt against the Great Powers infringing on Chinese sovereignty after the killing of a worker by a foreman in Shanghai. Eleven demonstrators are shot by the British
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_30_Movement
https://chineseposters.net/themes/may-thirtieth-movement.php

1951: Lieutenant Bernard de Lattre (son of the General) is killed at Ninh-Binh during the first night of the Day River assaults
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernard_de_Lattre_de_Tassigny

1965: Vietcong offensive against US base Danang begins

1966: 300 US planes bomb North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-aircraft-carry-out-new-raids

1981: Murder of General Zia Rahman, president of Bangladesh since April 1977, in a military coup led by Major General Manzur
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/30/newsid_4401000/4401129.stm
http://www.londoni.co/index.php/history-of-bangladesh?id=237
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Ziaur_Rahman

1998: Pakistan conducts an underground test in the Kharan Desert. It is reported to be a plutonium device with yield of 20kt (Chagal 2)

On 30 May in South Asian history

ON 30 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1950: Birth of Paresh Rawal, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/paresh-rawal/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BgUiyJWEck

1981: Murder of General Zia Rahman, president of Bangladesh since April 1977, in a military coup led by Major General Manzur
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/30/newsid_4401000/4401129.stm
http://www.londoni.co/index.php/history-of-bangladesh?id=237
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Ziaur_Rahman
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5342.html

1998: A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits northern Afghanistan, killing up to 5,000

1998: Pakistan conducts an underground test in the Kharan Desert. It is reported to be a plutonium device with yield of 20kt (Chagal 2)

2007: Death of Gunturu Seshendra Sarma, Indian poet, born on October 20, 1027
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seshendra
http://hindu.com/2007/06/01/stories/2007060108350400.htm

2013: Prominent Sri Lankan human rights campaigner and parliamentarian Jayalath Jayawardena has died aged 59 in hospital in Singapore

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22720636

2013: Death of Vina Mazumdar, Indian academic and activist, born on March 28; 1927
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/remembering-vina-mazumdar/article4765937.ece

2013: Death of Rituparno Ghosh, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter, born on August 31, 1963
http://www.ndtv.com/kolkata-news/rituparno-ghoshs-death-leaves-kolkata-shocked-523828
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-22712973
http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/the-life-and-times-of-rituparno-ghosh/277576
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30-may-2013-rituparno-ghosh-indian-director-died

2017: Three India’s ruling BJP politicians charged over 1992 mosque demolition
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/india-bjp-narendra-modi-ayodhya-mosque-uttar-pradesh-hindu-muslim-destruction-charged-a7764026.html
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/babri-case-advani-joshi-bharti-charged-with-criminal-conspiracy/article18661463.ece?homepage=true

 

 

On 30 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 30 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1892: Birth of Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter who died on April 26, 1972
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernando_Amorsolo
http://www.geringerart.com/bios/fernandocamorsolo.html

http://boverijuancarlospintores.blogspot.fr/2011/12/fernando-amorsolo.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=fernando+amorsolo&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=_T2HU6HkEKyX0AXduIHIBg&sqi=2&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1242&bih=571
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1153/today-in-philippine-history-may-30-1892-fernando-amorsolo-was-born-in-paco-manila

Juan-Carlos Boveri

1941: Death of Thailand’s king Prajadhipok (Rama VII), born on November 8, 1893
http://tudtu.tripod.com/rama7.html

1951: Lieutenant Bernard de Lattre (son of the General) is killed at Ninh-Binh during the first night of the Day River assaults
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernard_de_Lattre_de_Tassigny

1959: Singapore has its first elections to elect 51 members to the new legislature, against 25 in the old 32-member Rendel Assembly
http://www.singapore-elections.com/general-election/1959/
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/history/events/bad3de1d-21ce-48de-99b6-6e717e47328e

1963: A protest against pro-Catholic discrimination during the Buddhist crisis is held outside South Vietnam’s National Assembly, the first open demonstration during the eight-year rule of Ngo Dinh Diem
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhist_crisis

1965: Vietcong offensive against US base Danang begins

1966: 300 US planes bomb North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-aircraft-carry-out-new-raids

1969: South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu vows never to agree to a coalition government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/thieu-vows-never-to-agree-to-a-coalition-government

2003: In Myanmars’s city of Depayin, Aung San Suu Kyi escapes an murder attempt by paramilitary groups under orders of the military junta. 70 of Suu Kyi supporters are killed
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/GA2003-SRM-oral.htm
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/HRDU2003-04/Photos%20of%20Depayin%20Massacre.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVfKL8UeTaA

2007: In Thailand, the Constitutional Court decide the dissolution of the Thai Rak Thai (TRT) of former Premier Thaksin Shinawatra for ballot rigging during the last elections

2008: Myanmar’s government has formally adopted a new constitution
http://fr.scribd.com/doc/7694880/Myanmar-Constitution-2008-English-version

2012: Suu Kyi, Burma’s democracy leader, arrives in Thailand for her first trip abroad in more than two decades.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/burmamyanmar/9297758/Aung-San-Suu-Kyi-in-first-foreign-trip-in-24-years.html

2013: « I am responsible for what happened during the time of Democratic Kampuchea, » Nuon Chea told the United Nations-backed tribunal, referring to the name of the country during the period, when he was the party’s second-in-command
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/10089229/Khmer-Rouge-leader-accepts-responsibility-for-Cambodias-Killing-Fields.html

2015 : FIFA supends Indonesia. Its decision “resulted from the effective ‘take over’ of the activities of PSSI (the Indonesian football association) by the Indonesian authorities,” a spokesman for the world governing body said

2016: The Philippine parliament proclaims Rodrigo Duterte the nation’s next president following his landslide election win this month, but he snubbed the high-profile event
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-parliament-proclaims-rodrigo-duterte-as-the-nations-next-president-in-his
http://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-president-robredo-vp/265143/

2018: Philippine Congress passes autonomy bill for volatile Muslim region
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-congress-passes-autonomy-bill-for-volatile-muslim-region
https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/31/1820342/house-passes-bangsamoro-basic-law-227-11
https://www.rappler.com/nation/203707-house-of-representatives-approves-bangsamoro-basic-law

On 30 May in Japan’s history

ON 30 MAY IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1576: Death of Harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Harada_Naomasa

1902: In Taiwan, end of the armed resistance to Japan when anti-Japanese leader Lim Siau-Niau (Lin Shao-mao) and his followers are killed near Kaohsiung
http://www.takaoclub.com/linshaomao/linshao4.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5198.html

1904: During the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese Army, under the command of general Hikato, capture the City of Dairen after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
https://dreamofacity.com/2015/01/14/dairen-%E5%A4%A7%E9%80%A3-or-japanese-dalian/

1934: Death of Japanese Admiral Togo Heihachiro, hero of the Russo-Japanese War, born on January 27, 1848
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/141.html

1969: Birth of Ryuhei Kitamura, Japanese filmmaker
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryuhei_Kitamura

1969: Birth of Naomi Kawase, Japanese film director
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naomi_Kawase
http://www.kawasenaomi.com/kawase/en.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0442905/

1972: Birth of Soichiro Hoshi, Japanese voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soichiro_Hoshi

1975: Death of Tatsuo Shimabuku, Japanese martial artist, born on September 19, 1908
http://www.fightingarts.com/reading/article.php?id=172

1979: Birth of Kugimiya Rie, Japanese seiyuu (voice actress)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kugimiya_Rie

1994: Japanese rightist fires near former Japanese prime minister Morihiro Hosokawa
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/1994-05-31/news/1994151053_1_japan-hosokawa-tokyo
http://www.nytimes.com/1994/05/31/world/japanese-rightist-fires-near-ex-premier.html

2006: Death of Shohei Imamura, famous Japanese film-maker
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shohei_Imamura

 

On 30 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 30 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1010: Birth of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty (1022-1063) who died on April 30, 1063
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1510: During the reign of the Zhengde Emperor, Ming Dynasty rebel leader Zhu Zhifan is defeated by commander Qiu Yue, ending the Prince of Anhua rebellion
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_of_Anhua_rebellion

1902: In Taiwan, end of the armed resistance to Japan when anti-Japanese leader Lim Siau-Niau (Lin Shao-mao) and his followers are killed near Kaohsiung
http://www.takaoclub.com/linshaomao/linshao4.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5198.html

1904: During the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese Army, under the command of general Hikato, capture the City of Dairen after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
https://dreamofacity.com/2015/01/14/dairen-%E5%A4%A7%E9%80%A3-or-japanese-dalian/

1925: In China, protests erupt against the Great Powers infringing on Chinese sovereignty after the killing of a worker by a foreman in Shanghai. Eleven demonstrators are shot by the British
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_30_Movement
https://chineseposters.net/themes/may-thirtieth-movement.php

1978: Sun Yun-suan becomes prime minister of the Republic of China (Taiwan), up to May 20, 1984
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Yun-suan

1987: Birth of Joyce Cheng, Hong Kong musician, writer, actress and performer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joyce_Cheng

1989: During the Tiananmen protests, the 33-foot high Goddess of Democracy statue is unveiled by art students
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goddess_of_Democracy
http://sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/06/01/the-rise-and-fall-of-the-goddess-of-democracy/?_r=0

1989-05-30 Goddess of democracy

 

On 30 May in Asian history

ON 30 MAY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1010: Birth of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty (1022-1063) who died on April 30, 1063
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1510: During the reign of the Zhengde Emperor, Ming dynasty rebel leader Zhu Zhifan is defeated by commander Qiu Yue, ending the Prince of Anhua rebellion
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_of_Anhua_rebellion

1576: Death of Harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Harada_Naomasa

1892: Birth of Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter who died on April 26, 1972
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernando_Amorsolo
http://www.geringerart.com/bios/fernandocamorsolo.html
http://boverijuancarlospintores.blogspot.fr/2011/12/fernando-amorsolo.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=fernando+amorsolo&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=_T2HU6HkEKyX0AXduIHIBg&sqi=2&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1242&bih=571
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1153/today-in-philippine-history-may-30-1892-fernando-amorsolo-was-born-in-paco-manila

Juan-Carlos Boveri

1902: In Taiwan, end of the armed resistance to Japan when anti-Japanese leader Lim Siau-Niau (Lin Shao-mao) and his followers are killed near Kaohsiung
http://www.takaoclub.com/linshaomao/linshao4.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5198.html

1904: During the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese Army, under the command of general Hikato, capture the City of Dairen (now Dalian) after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
https://dreamofacity.com/2015/01/14/dairen-大連-or-japanese-dalian/

1925: In China, protests erupt against the Great Powers infringing on Chinese sovereignty after the killing of a worker by a foreman in Shanghai. Eleven demonstrators are shot by the British
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_30_Movement
https://chineseposters.net/themes/may-thirtieth-movement.php

1934: Death of Japanese Admiral Togo Heihachiro, born on January 27, 1848
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/141.html

1941: Death of Thailand’s king Prajadhipok (Rama VII), born on November 8, 1893
http://tudtu.tripod.com/rama7.html

1950: Birth of Paresh Rawal, Indian actor
http://www.koimoi.com/actor/paresh-rawal/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BgUiyJWEck

1951: Lieutenant Bernard de Lattre (son of the General) is killed at Ninh-Binh during the first night of the Day River assaults
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernard_de_Lattre_de_Tassigny

1959: Singapore has its first elections to elect 51 members to the new legislature, against 25 in the old 32-member Rendel Assembly
http://www.singapore-elections.com/general-election/1959/
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/history/events/bad3de1d-21ce-48de-99b6-6e717e47328e

1963: A protest against pro-Catholic discrimination during the Buddhist crisis is held outside South Vietnam’s National Assembly, the first open demonstration during the eight-year rule of Ngo Dinh Diem
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhist_crisis

1965: Vietcong offensive against US base Danang begins

1966: 300 US planes bomb North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-aircraft-carry-out-new-raids

1969: Birth of Naomi Kawase, Japanese filmmaker
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naomi_Kawase
http://www.kawasenaomi.com/kawase/en.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0442905/

1969: South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu vows never to agree to a coalition government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/thieu-vows-never-to-agree-to-a-coalition-government

1970: Birth of Flora Chan, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flora_Chan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkehT1ObYXA

1972: Birth of Soichiro Hoshi, Japanese voice actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soichiro_Hoshi

1974: Birth of Shin Ha-kyun, South Korean actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shin_Ha-kyun

1975: Death of Tatsuo Shimabuku, Japanese martial artist, born on September 19, 1908
http://www.fightingarts.com/reading/article.php?id=172

1978: Sun Yun-suan becomes prime minister of the Republic of China (Taiwan), up to May 20, 1984
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Yun-suan

1979: Birth of Kugimiya Rie, Japanese seiyuu (voice actress)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kugimiya_Rie

1981: Murder of General Zia Rahman, president of Bangladesh since April 1977, in a military coup led by Major General Manzur
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/may/30/newsid_4401000/4401129.stm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Ziaur_Rahman
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5342.html

1987: Birth of Joyce Cheng, Hong Kong musician, writer, actress and performer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joyce_Cheng

1989: During the Tiananmen protests, the 33-foot high Goddess of Democracy statue is unveiled by art students
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goddess_of_Democracy
http://sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/06/01/the-rise-and-fall-of-the-goddess-of-democracy/?_r=0

1989-05-30 Goddess of democracy

1990: Birth of Yoona, a member of Korean girl group, Girls’ Generation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Im_Yoona
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Yoona.php

1998: A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits northern Afghanistan, killing up to 5,000

1998: Pakistan conducts an underground test in the Kharan Desert. It is reported to be a plutonium device with yield of 20kt (Chagal 2)

2003: In Myanmars’s city of Depayin, Aung San Suu Kyi escapes an murder attempt by paramilitary groups under orders of the military junta. 70 of Suu Kyi supporters are killed
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/GA2003-SRM-oral.htm
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/HRDU2003-04/Photos%20of%20Depayin%20Massacre.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVfKL8UeTaA

2006: Death of Shohei Imamura, famous Japanese film-maker
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shohei_Imamura

2007: In Thailand, the Constitutional Court decide the dissolution of the Thai Rak Thai (TRT) of former Premier Thaksin Shinawatra for ballot rigging during the last élections
 


2007: Death of Gunturu Seshendra Sarma, Indian poet, born on October 20, 1027
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seshendra
http://hindu.com/2007/06/01/stories/2007060108350400.htm

2008: Myanmar’s government has formally adopted a new constitution
http://fr.scribd.com/doc/7694880/Myanmar-Constitution-2008-English-version

2012: Suu Kyi, Burma’s democracy leader, arrives in Thailand for her first trip abroad in more than two decades.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/burmamyanmar/9297758/Aung-San-Suu-Kyi-in-first-foreign-trip-in-24-years.html

2013: Prominent Sri Lankan human rights campaigner and parliamentarian Jayalath Jayawardena has died aged 59 in hospital in Singapore
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22720636

2013: Death of Vina Mazumdar, Indian academic and activist, born on March 28; 1927
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/remembering-vina-mazumdar/article4765937.ece

2013: « I am responsible for what happened during the time of Democratic Kampuchea, » Nuon Chea told the United Nations-backed tribunal, referring to the name of the country during the period, when he was the party’s second-in-command
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/10089229/Khmer-Rouge-leader-accepts-responsibility-for-Cambodias-Killing-Fields.html

2013: Death of Rituparno Ghosh, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter, born on August 31, 1963
http://www.ndtv.com/kolkata-news/rituparno-ghoshs-death-leaves-kolkata-shocked-523828
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-22712973
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30-may-2013-rituparno-ghosh-indian-director-died

2016: The Philippine parliament proclaims Rodrigo Duterte the nation’s next president following his landslide election win this month, but he snubbed the high-profile event
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-parliament-proclaims-rodrigo-duterte-as-the-nations-next-president-in-his
http://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-president-robredo-vp/265143/

2017: Three India’s ruling BJP politicians charged over 1992 mosque demolition
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/india-bjp-narendra-modi-ayodhya-mosque-uttar-pradesh-hindu-muslim-destruction-charged-a7764026.html
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/babri-case-advani-joshi-bharti-charged-with-criminal-conspiracy/article18661463.ece?homepage=true

2018: Philippine Congress passes autonomy bill for volatile Muslim region
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-congress-passes-autonomy-bill-for-volatile-muslim-region
https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/31/1820342/house-passes-bangsamoro-basic-law-227-11
https://www.rappler.com/nation/203707-house-of-representatives-approves-bangsamoro-basic-law