Daily Archives: 26 juin 2019

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 26 June in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 26 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2019

1243: Mongols defeat the Seljuk Turks at the Battle of Köse Dağ
http://historiarex.com/e/en/332-battle-of-kose-dag-1243

1843: As the Treaty of Nanking comes into effect, Hong Kong Island is ceded to the British « in perpetuity » and proclaimed a British Crown Colony
https://www.britishempire.co.uk/maproom/hongkong.htm

1843

 1858: Tianjin (Tien-tsin) Treaty between Great Britain and China
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Tientsin
http://www.chinaforeignrelations.net/node/144

1950: United Nations Security Council demands the immediate withdrawal of North Korea forces from South Korea

1968: United States give back the administration of Bonin islands to Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonin_Islands

1971: Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) suggests a new plan to solve the Vietnam War

1972: The shift of US fighter-bomber squadrons, involving up to 150 U.S. planes and more than 2,000 pilots from Da Nang (South Vietnam), to bases in Thailand is completed

1997: As part of its signatory obligations to the Chemical Weapons Convention, India declares its chemical weapon stockpiles and storage facilities
http://www.nti.org/learn/countries/india/chemical/

2007: The Indonesian parliament rejects the defense agreement signed with Singapore in exchange for an extradition treaty for the forced return of corrupted Indonesian businessmen who took refuge in Singapore

2008: North Korea hands over a declaration on its nuclear activities to China, prompting the US president to announce that Washington will take Pyongyang off a state sponsors of terrorism
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/06/200862612112349518.html

2010: Seoul and Washington agree to postpone the U.S. transfer of wartime operational control to South Korea until 2015, given the volatile security situation on the Korean Peninsula. They decide to reschedule the OPCON handover to Dec. 1, 2015, three years later than previously planned
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20100627000199

2011: Vietnam and China Pledge to Peacefully Resolve Maritime Dispute

On 26 June in South Asian history

 

ON 26 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2019

1902: Aga Khan III is appointed Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Aga_Khan_III

1914: In South Africa, the Indian Relief Act, passes after a protracted period of Passive Resistance led by Gandhi. It abolishes a £3 tax imposed on Indians who had not renewed their indentures and recognizes « the validity of Indian customary marriages »
https://backtosouthafrica.wordpress.com/tag/indian-relief-act-1914/

1950: Death of Sahajanand Saraswati, Indian polymath, historian, philosopher, and writer, born on February 22, 1889
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/sahajanand-saraswati-biography.html

Swamy Sahjanand Saraswati

1985: Birth of Oryen Trinley Dorje, 17th Karmapa (Tibet spiritual leader)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ogyen_Trinley_Dorje
http://kagyuoffice.org/

1994: Death of Jahanara Imam, Bangladesh writer and political activist, born on May 3, 1929
http://www.banglagallery.com/bangladesh/ji.php
http://www.dhakatribune.com/feature/people-feature/2017/05/03/jahanara-imam-cherished-flame-light/

 

1997: As part of its signatory obligations to the Chemical Weapons Convention, India declares its chemical weapon stockpiles and storage facilities
http://www.nti.org/learn/countries/india/chemical/

2004: Death of Yash Johar a famous Indian Bollywood film producer, born 6 September  1929
http://www.santabanta.com/cinema.asp?pid=3679

2015 : Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena orders the immediate dismissal of parliament, clearing the way for a snap election 10 months ahead of Schedule
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/06/sri-lankan-president-dissolves-parliament-150626162034921.html

 

On 26 June in Southeast Asian history

ON 26 JUNE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2018

1786: Birth of Sunthorn Phu, Thai poet who died on 1855
http://www.poemhunter.com/sunthorn-phu/biography/
http://sakchaip.tripod.com/bookworm/sunthorn/sunthornphu3.html

Sunthorn Phu

1937: Birth of Sombat Metanee, Thai actor and film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sombat_Metanee

1948: Death of Lilian Velez (murdered), Filipino actress born on March 1924
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lilian_Velez
http://murderpedia.org/male.A/a/anzures-narding-photos.htm

1952: The Pan-Malayan Labour Party is founded in Malaya, as a union of statewise labour parties
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Labour_Party_of_Malaya

1971: Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) suggests a new plan to solve the Vietnam War

1972: The shift of US fighter-bomber squadrons, involving up to 150 U.S. planes and more than 2,000 pilots from Da Nang (South Vietnam), to bases in Thailand is completed

2002: For the first time since she has been freed, Aung San Suu Kyi can leave Yangon and go to Mandalay with no problem
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2064608.stm

2002-06-26 Aung San Suu-Kyi in-Mandalay

2006: Mari Alkatiri, the first Prime Minister of East Timor, resigns after weeks of political unrest.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1989267.stm

2007: The Indonesian parliament rejects the defense agreement signed with Singapore in exchange for an extradition treaty for the forced return of corrupted Indonesian businessmen who took refuge in Singapore

2011: Vietnam and China Pledge to Peacefully Resolve Maritime Dispute

2012: Death of Mario O’Hara, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on April 20, 1946
http://entertainment.inquirer.net/46871/mario-o%E2%80%99-hara-68
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario_O’hara

 

On 26 June in Japan’s history

ON 26 JUNE IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2018

699: En no Ozunu, a Japanese mystic and apothecary who will later be regarded as the founder of a folk religion Shugendō, is banished to Izu Ōshima
http://eos.kokugakuin.ac.jp/modules/xwords/entry.php?entryID=425
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/En_no_Gy%C5%8Dj    

822: Death of Saichō, Japanese Buddhist monk, founder of the Tendai school, born on September 15, 767
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saich%C5%8D
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Saicho.aspx

1928: Birth of Yoshiro Nakamatsu, Japanese inventor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshiro_Nakamatsu

1946: Death in jail of Yosuke Matsuoka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (1940-1941), born on March 3, 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Y%C5%8Dsuke_Matsuoka

1966: Birth of Minaguchi Yuko, Japanese voice actress
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=528

1968: United States give back the administration of Bonin islands to Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonin_Islands

1972: Japan protests a series of French nuclear tests at Mururoa (South Pacific)

1977: Birth of Kubo Tite, Japanese cartoonist
http://bleach.wikia.com/wiki/Tite_Kubo

 

On 26 June in Chinese history, Hong King and Taiwan

ON 26 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on June 26, 2019

1243: Mongols defeat the Seljuk Turks at the Battle of Köse Dağ
http://historiarex.com/e/en/332-battle-of-kose-dag-1243

1843: As the Treaty of Nanking comes into effect, Hong Kong Island is ceded to the British « in perpetuity » and proclaimed a British Crown Colony
https://www.britishempire.co.uk/maproom/hongkong.htm

1843

 1858: Tianjin (Tien-tsin) Treaty between Great Britain and China
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Tientsin

1945: Delegates from 51 nations, including the Republic of China, sign the United Nations Charter. China becomes one of the five permanent members of the Security Council
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Charter

1985: Birth of Oryen Trinley Dorje, 17th Karmapa (Tibet spiritual leader)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ogyen_Trinley_Dorje
http://kagyuoffice.org/

2008: North Korea hands over a declaration on its nuclear activities to China, prompting the US president to announce that Washington will take Pyongyang off a state sponsors of terrorism
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/06/200862612112349518.html

2011: Vietnam and China Pledge to Peacefully Resolve Maritime Dispute

2011: Chinese dissident Hu Jia is released from jail. Mr Hu, 37, served a three-and-a-half-year prison sentence for « inciting subversion ».
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/06/2011625211022390987.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13917882

2013: Three Chinese astronauts are back safely on earth after a two-week mission to an experimental space laboratory, the Tiangong-1, or “Heavenly Palace”.
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/26/china-shenzhou-10-astronauts-return-safely-to-earth/
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2013/jun/26/china-shenzhou-10-spacecraft-earth-video

2016: Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen attends the formal opening of the expanded Panama Canal June 26, joining heads of state and dignitaries from around the world in celebration of the US$5.4 billion project that took nine years to complete
http://taiwantoday.tw/news.php?unit=2,6,10,15,18&pos

2017: Jailed Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo released after diagnosis of terminal cancer
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/26/jailed-chinese-nobel-peace-laureate-liu-xiaobo-released-diagnosis/
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/26/liu-xiaobos-unbearable-fate-is-stark-symbol-of-where-china-is-heading
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2100065/who-chinese-nobel-peace-prize-winner-liu-xiaobo-and-whats-his

 

On 26 June in Asian history

1843

ON 26 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2019

699: En no Ozunu, a Japanese mystic and apothecary who will later be regarded as the founder of a folk religion Shugendō, is banished to Izu Ōshima
http://eos.kokugakuin.ac.jp/modules/xwords/entry.php?entryID=425
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/En_no_Gy%C5%8Dja

822: Death of Saichō, Japanese Buddhist monk, founder of the Tendai school, born on September 15, 767
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saich%C5%8D
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Saicho.aspx

1243: Mongols defeat the Seljuk Turks at the Battle of Köse Dağ
http://historiarex.com/e/en/332-battle-of-kose-dag-1243

1501: Birth of Cho Shik, Korean Joseon Dynasty Neo-Confucian scholar and politician who died on February 8, 1572
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cho_Shik

1786: Birth of Sunthorn Phu, Thai poet who died on 1855
http://www.poemhunter.com/sunthorn-phu/biography/
http://sakchaip.tripod.com/bookworm/sunthorn/sunthornphu3.html

Sunthorn Phu

1843: As the Treaty of Nanking comes into effect, Hong Kong Island is ceded to the British « in perpetuity » and proclaimed a British Crown Colony 
https://www.britishempire.co.uk/maproom/hongkong.htm

1843

1858: Tianjin (Tien-tsin) Treaty between Great Britain and China
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Tientsin

1902: Aga Khan III is appointed Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Aga_Khan_III

1914: In South Africa, the Indian Relief Act, passes after a protracted period of Passive Resistance led by Gandhi. It abolishes a £3 tax imposed on Indians who had not renewed their indentures and recognizes « the validity of Indian customary marriages »
https://backtosouthafrica.wordpress.com/tag/indian-relief-act-1914/

1928: Birth of Yoshiro Nakamatsu, Japanese inventor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshiro_Nakamatsu

1937: Birth of Sombat Metanee, Thai actor and film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sombat_Metanee

1945: Delegates from 51 nations, including the Republic of China, sign the United Nations Charter. China becomes one of the five permanent members of the Security Council
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_Charter

1946: Death in jail of Yosuke Matsuoka, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (1940-1941), born on March 3, 1880
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Y%C5%8Dsuke_Matsuoka

1948: Death of Lilian Velez (murdered), Filipino actress born on March 1924
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lilian_Velez
http://murderpedia.org/male.A/a/anzures-narding-photos.htm

1949: Kim Gu, president of the Provisional Government of  the Republic of Korea (1927-1948) is murdered. Born on August 29, 1876
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Provisional_Government_of_the_Republic_of_Korea

1950: United Nations Security Council demands the immediate withdrawal of North Korea forces from South Korea

1950: Death of Sahajanand Saraswati, Indian polymath, historian, philosopher, and writer, born on February 22, 1889
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/sahajanand-saraswati-biography.html

Swamy Sahjanand Saraswati

1952: The Pan-Malayan Labour Party is founded in Malaya, as a union of statewise labour parties
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Labour_Party_of_Malaya

1968: United States give back the administration of Bonin islands to Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonin_Islands

1971: Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) suggests a new plan to solve the Vietnam War

1972: Japan protests a series of French nuclear tests at Mururoa (South Pacific)

1972: The shift of US fighter-bomber squadrons, involving up to 150 U.S. planes and more than 2,000 pilots from Da Nang (South Vietnam), to bases in Thailand is completed

1977: Birth of Kubo Tite, Japanese cartoonist
http://bleach.wikia.com/wiki/Tite_Kubo

1985: Birth of Oryen Trinley Dorje, 17th Karmapa (Tibet spiritual leader)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ogyen_Trinley_Dorje
http://kagyuoffice.org/

1994: Death of Jahanara Imam, Bangladesh writer and political activist, born on May 3, 1929
http://www.banglagallery.com/bangladesh/ji.php
http://www.dhakatribune.com/feature/people-feature/2017/05/03/jahanara-imam-cherished-flame-light/

1997: As part of its signatory obligations to the Chemical Weapons Convention, India declares its chemical weapon stockpiles and storage facilities
http://www.nti.org/learn/countries/india/chemical/

2002: For the first time since she has been freed, Aung San Suu Kyi can leave Yangon and go to Mandalay with no problem
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/2064608.stm

2002-06-26 Aung San Suu-Kyi in-Mandalay

2004: Death of Yash Johar a famous Indian Bollywood film producer, born 6 September  1929
http://www.santabanta.com/cinema.asp?pid=3679

2006: Mari Alkatiri, the first Prime Minister of East Timor, resigns after weeks of political unrest
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1989267.stm

2007: The Indonesian parliament rejects the defense agreement signed with Singapore in exchange for an extradition treaty for the forced return of corrupted Indonesian businessmen who took refuge in Singapore

2008: North Korea hands over a declaration on its nuclear activities to China, prompting the US president to announce that Washington will take Pyongyang off a state sponsors of terrorism
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/06/200862612112349518.html

2010: Seoul and Washington agree to postpone the U.S. transfer of wartime operational control to South Korea until 2015, given the volatile security situation on the Korean Peninsula. They decide to reschedule the OPCON handover to Dec. 1, 2015, three years later than previously planned
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20100627000199

2011: Vietnam and China Pledge to Peacefully Resolve Maritime Dispute

2011: Chinese dissident Hu Jia is released from jail. Mr Hu, 37, served a three-and-a-half-year prison sentence for « inciting subversion ».
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/06/2011625211022390987.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-13917882

2012: Death of Mario O’Hara, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter, born on April 20, 1946
http://entertainment.inquirer.net/46871/mario-o%E2%80%99-hara-68
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario_O’hara

2013: Three Chinese astronauts are back safely on earth after a two-week mission to an experimental space laboratory, the Tiangong-1, or “Heavenly Palace”.
http://www.euronews.com/2013/06/26/china-shenzhou-10-astronauts-return-safely-to-earth/
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2013/jun/26/china-shenzhou-10-spacecraft-earth-video

2015 : Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena orders the immediate dismissal of parliament, clearing the way for a snap election 10 months ahead of Schedule
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/06/sri-lankan-president-dissolves-parliament-150626162034921.html

2016: Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen attends the formal opening of the expanded Panama Canal June 26, joining heads of state and dignitaries from around the world in celebration of the US$5.4 billion project that took nine years to complete
http://taiwantoday.tw/news.php?unit=2,6,10,15,18&pos

2017: Jailed Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo released after diagnosis of terminal cancer
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/26/jailed-chinese-nobel-peace-laureate-liu-xiaobo-released-diagnosis/
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/26/liu-xiaobos-unbearable-fate-is-stark-symbol-of-where-china-is-heading
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2100065/who-chinese-nobel-peace-prize-winner-liu-xiaobo-and-whats-his