Daily Archives: 26 août 2019

On 26 August in Asian history

ON 26 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1303: Alauddin Khilji captures Chittorgarh (now in Rajasthan)
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26th-august-1303-alauddin-khilji-of-the-khilji-dynasty-captures-chittorgarh
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alauddin_Khilji

Alauddin Khilji

1506 : Sesshu Toyo, Japanese Zen monk and painter, dies at 86
http://terebess.hu/zen/mesterek/Sesshu.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sessh%C5%AB_T%C5%8Dy%C5%8D
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Sesshu+Toyo&biw=1255&bih=550&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjss-mL_MPQAhVCSRoKHax9AbsQ_AUIBigB&dpr=1.53

sesshu-toyo

1811: British under Lord Minto take Batavia. The Dutch, having suffered heavy losses, retreat to Semarang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_of_Minto

1858: Anglo-Japanese Treaty of Amity and Commerce. A representative of the British government would be permitted to reside at Yedo
http://dictionary.sensagent.com/anglo-japanese+treaty+of+amity+and+commerce/en-en/

1884: After the August 23 French attack on Fuzhou fleet, the Qing government declares war on France
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8192.html

1891: Birth of Acharya Chatursen Shastri, Indian author who died on February 2, 1960
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/acharya_chatursen_shastri-profile-5707-25.htm
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Acharya+Chatursen+Shastri

1897: Birth of Yun Bo-seon, president of South Korea (1960-1962), who died on July 18, 1990
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yun_Bo-seon

1901: Birth of Chen Yi, Chinese communist military commander and politician, who died on January 6, 1972
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/people/chengyi.shtml
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Long-March/Long-March-Chen-Yi.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8328.html

1910: Birth of Mother Teresa (Agnes Ganxha Bojaxhiu), Nobel Peace Prize 1979, who died on September 5, 1997
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1979/teresa-bio.html
http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1655636,00.html

1920: Birth of Prem Tinsulanonda, Thai soldier and Prime Minister (1980-1988)
http://www.generalprem.com/
http://www.th4u.com/prem_tinsulanonda.htm

THAILAND POLITICS

1925: Birth of Sangharakshita, Buddhist Philosopher, Founder of the Western Buddhist Order
http://www.sangharakshita.org/

1930 : On the 34th anniversary of the 1896 Katipunan Revolt , Crisanto Evangelista announced the birth of the Partido Komunista ng Pilipinas (PKP), the Communist Party of the Philippines
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1661/today-in-philippine-history-august-26-1930-crisanto-evangelista-announced-the-birth-of-the-partido-komunista-ng-pilipinas

1941: Birth of Akiko Wakabayashi, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0906686/
http://www.jamesbondmm.co.uk/bond-girls/akiko-wakabayashi.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgEQHOeN7GI

1949: Chinese People’s Liberation Army captured Lanzhou
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanzhou_Campaign
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8083.html

1949-08-26 Prise de Lanzhou

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity between China and Afghanistan

1963: Birth of Liu Huan, Chinese singer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Huan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqbL49CKZjQ

1975: Portuguese politic authorities and military forces hurriedly leave East Timor

1976: In the Philippines, Kumander Dante, leader of the New People Army is captured
https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1989-10-28-mn-692-story.html

1977: Birth of Saeko Chiba, Japanese voice actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saeko_Chiba

1978: Birth of Raja Kashif, Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raja_Kashif


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7qwwc_raja-kashif-feat-alka-yagnik-haseen_music

1983: Birth of Luna Maya, Indonesian actress and model
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2532164/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luna_Maya

1988: Aung San Suu Kyi address half-million mass rally in front of Swedagon Pagoda in Yangon, calling for a democratic government

1996 : Death of Khalida Riyasat, Pakistani actress, born on January 1, 1953
http://www.dawn.com/news/1127903/the-unforgettable-khalida-riyasat

2006: In Pakistan,  Nawab Akbar Bugti, historic chief of Baluchistan rebels is killed in a military operation
http://storyofpakistan.com/nawab-akbar-khan-bugti/
http://www.dawn.com/news/207726/bugti-killed-in-operation-six-officers-among-21-security-personnel-dead

2007: Death of Ramon Zamora, Filipino martial arts actor, popularly dubbed as the Bruce Lee of the Philippines, born on June 27, 1935
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=2518&dat=20070828&id=YUxaAAAAIBAJ&sjid=ESgMAAAAIBAJ&pg=2113,20109084&hl=fr
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21233881

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FV-W5PU2Yg4

2008: Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s opposition leader, wins a landslide victory in a by-election to return him to parliament
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/08/200882615516149648.html

2008: North Korea issues a Foreign Ministry statement announcing its halt of the disablement works and threatened to restore the nuclear facilities in protest against Washington’s delay in lifting sanctions off Pyongyang
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/08/200882671551450569.html

2011: Naoto Kan, the embattled Japanese prime minister, announces his resignation, paving the way for the nation’s sixth prime minister in five years to steer a recovery from the March disasters.
http://www.france24.com/en/20110826-japan-prime-minister-naoto-kan-confirms-plans-resign-earthquake-tsunami-nuclear-crisis-Fukushima

2012: Death of A. K. Hangal, Indian actor, born of February 1, 1914
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article3823957.ece

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rNRAnoq_2I

2013 : China supports an independent and objective investigation by UN experts into allegations of the use of chemical weapons in Syria, China’s foreign minister while urging a cautious response and political resolution to the crisis

2014: Cambodia’s opposition CNPR boosts its influence in a parliament long controlled by the ruling party, winning a deputy chairman post and assurances of greater legislative sway under a deal to end a year-long political impasse
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/leadership-elections-set

2014: Death of Chūsei Sone, Japanese director, producer, and screenwriter, born on October 1, 1937
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ch%C5%ABsei_Sone
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0814232/

Chusei Sone

2017: Pakistan’s population tops 208 million, census shows
http://eurasiadiary.com/en/news/society/181473-pakistans-population-tops-207-million-census-shows
http://nation.com.pk/national/26-Aug-2017/pakistan-population-soars-to-208-million

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 26 August in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 26 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1303: Alauddin Khilji captures Chittorgarh (now in Rajasthan)
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26th-august-1303-alauddin-khilji-of-the-khilji-dynasty-captures-chittorgarh
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alauddin_Khilji

Alauddin Khilji

1811: British under Lord Minto take Batavia. The Dutch, having suffered heavy losses, retreat to Semarang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_of_Minto

1858: Anglo-Japanese Treaty of Amity and Commerce. A representative of the British government would be permitted to reside at Yedo
http://dictionary.sensagent.com/anglo-japanese+treaty+of+amity+and+commerce/en-en/

1884: After the August 23 French attack on Fuzhou fleet, the Qing government declares war on France

1949: Chinese People’s Liberation Army captured Lanzhou
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanzhou_Campaign
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8083.html

 

1949-08-26 Prise de Lanzhou

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity between China and Afghanistan

1975: Portuguese politic authorities and military forces hurriedly leave East Timor

1976: In the Philippines, Kumander Dante, leader of the New People Army is captured
https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1989-10-28-mn-692-story.html

2006: In Pakistan,  Nawab Akbar Bugti, historic chief of Baluchistan rebels is killed in a military operation
http://storyofpakistan.com/nawab-akbar-khan-bugti/
http://www.dawn.com/news/207726/bugti-killed-in-operation-six-officers-among-21-security-personnel-dead

2008: North Korea issues a Foreign Ministry statement announcing its halt of the disablement works and threatened to restore the nuclear facilities in protest against Washington’s delay in lifting sanctions off Pyongyang
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/08/200882671551450569.html

 

On 26 August in South Asian history

ON 26 AUGUST IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1303: Alauddin Khilji captures Chittorgarh (now in Rajasthan)
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26th-august-1303-alauddin-khilji-of-the-khilji-dynasty-captures-chittorgarh
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alauddin_Khilji

Alauddin Khilji

1891: Birth of Acharya Chatursen Shastri, Indian author who died on February 2, 1960
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/acharya_chatursen_shastri-profile-5707-25.htm
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Acharya+Chatursen+Shastri

1910: Birth of Mother Teresa (Agnes Ganxha Bojaxhiu), Nobel Peace Prize 1979, who died on September 5, 1997
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1979/teresa-bio.html
http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1655636,00.html

1925: Birth of Sangharakshita, Buddhist Philosopher, Founder of the Western Buddhist Order
http://www.sangharakshita.org/

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity between China and Afghanistan

1978: Birth of Raja Kashif, Pakistani singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raja_Kashif

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7qwwc_raja-kashif-feat-alka-yagnik-haseen_music

1996 : Death of Khalida Riyasat, Pakistani actress, born on January 1, 1953
http://www.dawn.com/news/1127903/the-unforgettable-khalida-riyasat

2006: In Pakistan,  Nawab Akbar Bugti, historic chief of Baluchistan rebels is killed in a military operation
http://storyofpakistan.com/nawab-akbar-khan-bugti/
http://www.dawn.com/news/207726/bugti-killed-in-operation-six-officers-among-21-security-personnel-dead

2012: Death of A. K. Hangal, Indian actor, born of February 1, 1914

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/article3823957.ece

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rNRAnoq_2I

2017: Pakistan’s population tops 208 million, census shows
http://eurasiadiary.com/en/news/society/181473-pakistans-population-tops-207-million-census-shows
http://nation.com.pk/national/26-Aug-2017/pakistan-population-soars-to-208-million

On 26 August in Southeast Asian history

ON 26 AUGUST IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1811: British under Lord Minto take Batavia. The Dutch, having suffered heavy losses, retreat to Semarang
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_of_Minto

1920: Birth of Prem Tinsulanonda, Thai soldier and Prime Minister (1980-1988)
http://www.generalprem.com/
http://www.th4u.com/prem_tinsulanonda.htm

THAILAND POLITICS

1930 : On the 34th anniversary of the 1896 Katipunan Revolt , Crisanto Evangelista announced the birth of the Partido Komunista ng Pilipinas (PKP), the Communist Party of the Philippines
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1661/today-in-philippine-history-august-26-1930-crisanto-evangelista-announced-the-birth-of-the-partido-komunista-ng-pilipinas

1975: Portuguese politic authorities and military forces hurriedly leave East Timor

1976: In the Philippines, Kumander Dante, leader of the New People Army is captured
https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1989-10-28-mn-692-story.html

1983: Birth of Luna Maya, Indonesian actress and model
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2532164/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luna_Maya

1988: Aung San Suu Kyi address half-million mass rally in front of Swedagon Pagoda in Yangon, calling for a democratic government

2007: Death of Ramon Zamora, Filipino martial arts actor, popularly dubbed as the Bruce Lee of the Philippines, born on June 27, 1935
https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=2518&dat=20070828&id=YUxaAAAAIBAJ&sjid=ESgMAAAAIBAJ&pg=2113,20109084&hl=fr
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21233881

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FV-W5PU2Yg4

2008: Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia’s opposition leader, wins a landslide victory in a by-election to return him to parliament
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/08/200882615516149648.html

2014: Cambodia’s opposition CNPR boosts its influence in a parliament long controlled by the ruling party, winning a deputy chairman post and assurances of greater legislative sway under a deal to end a year-long political impasse
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/leadership-elections-set

On 26 August in Japan’s history

ON 26 AUGUST IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1506 : Sesshu Toyo, Japanese Zen monk and painter, dies at 86
http://terebess.hu/zen/mesterek/Sesshu.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sessh%C5%AB_T%C5%8Dy%C5%8D
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Sesshu+Toyo&biw=1255&bih=550&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjss-mL_MPQAhVCSRoKHax9AbsQ_AUIBigB&dpr=1.53

sesshu-toyo

1858: Anglo-Japanese Treaty of Amity and Commerce. A representative of the British government would be permitted to reside at Yedo
http://dictionary.sensagent.com/anglo-japanese+treaty+of+amity+and+commerce/en-en/

1941: Birth of Akiko Wakabayashi, Japanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0906686/
http://www.jamesbondmm.co.uk/bond-girls/akiko-wakabayashi.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgEQHOeN7GI

1977: Birth of Saeko Chiba, Japanese voice actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saeko_Chiba

2011: Naoto Kan, the embattled Japanese prime minister, announces his resignation, paving the way for the nation’s sixth prime minister in five years to steer a recovery from the March disasters.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/08/201182634437609420.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world/asia_pacific/
http://www.france24.com/en/20110826-japan-prime-minister-naoto-kan-confirms-plans-resign-earthquake-tsunami-nuclear-crisis-Fukushima

2014: Death of Chūsei Sone, Japanese director, producer, and screenwriter, born on October 1, 1937
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ch%C5%ABsei_Sone
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0814232/

Chusei Sone

2015: United States president Barack Obama apologises to Tokyo over WikiLeaks claims that Washington spied on Japanese politicians

On 26 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1884: After the August 23 French attack on Fuzhou fleet, the Qing government declares war on France
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8192.html

1901: Birth of Chen Yi, Chinese communist military commander and politician, who died on January 6, 1972
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/people/chengyi.shtml
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Long-March/Long-March-Chen-Yi.html

1949: Chinese People’s Liberation Army captured Lanzhou
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanzhou_Campaign
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8083.html

1949-08-26 Prise de Lanzhou

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity between China and Afghanistan

1963: Birth of Liu Huan, Chinese singer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Huan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqbL49CKZjQ

2013 : China supports an independent and objective investigation by UN experts into allegations of the use of chemical weapons in Syria, China’s foreign minister said on Monday, while urging a cautious response and political resolution to the crisis.
http://news.asiaone.com//news/world/china-supports-un-investigation-syria