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On 2 September in Asian history

ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 2, 2019

831: Death of Yuan Zhen, Chinese poet and politician of the Tang Dynasty, born in 779
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Yuan%20Zhen

1274: Death of Prince Munetaka, the 6th shogun of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan who reigned from 1252 to 1266, born on December 15, 1242
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Munetaka

1820: Death of Jiaqing, the sixth emperor of the China Qing dynasty (Emperor from 1796 to 1820), born on November 13, 1760
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiaqing_Emperor

1856: In China, during the Taiping Rebellion, « Tianjing’s struggle Incident »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tianjing’s_struggle_Incident
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8559.html

1861: Sino-German treaty of commerce signed in Tianjing

1865: Birth of Simeon Ola, Filipino general, who died on February 14, 1952
http://mandirigma.org/?p=739
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1479/today-in-philippine-history-september-2-1865-simeon-ola-was-born-in-guinobatan-albay

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMtidP2w_3c

1867: Mutsuhito, the Meiji Emperor of Japan, marries Masako Ichijo. The Empress consort is thereafter known as Lady Haruko. Since her death in 1914, she’s called by the posthumous name Empress Shoken
http://everything2.com/e2node/Empress%2520Shoken

1879: Birth of An Jung-Geun, Korean separatist who assassinated Ito Hirobumi, the former Japanese Resident-General of Korea. He was executed on March 26, 1910
 http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/An_Jung-geun

1884: Birth of Frank Laubach, Christian Evangelical missionary in the Philippines, who died on June 11, 1970
http://www.bu.edu/missiology/missionary-biography/l-m/laubach-frank-charles-1884-1970/

1885: In the Rock Springs massacre, at Wyoming (USA), 150 white miners, who are struggling to unionize so they could strike for better wages and work conditions, attack their Chinese fellow workers killing 28, wounding 15 and forcing several hundred more out of town
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_Springs_massacre
http://www.wyohistory.org/essays/rock-springs-massacre
http://www.lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com/2012/09/this-day-in-labor-history-september-2-1885

1914: After the August 23 declaration of war, Japanese troops land in German controlled province of Shandong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_during_World_War_I

1926: Birth of Ibrahim Nasir, president of the Maldives (1968-1978)
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/ibrahim-nasir-first-president-of-the-maldives-following-independence-in-the-1960s-1035062.html

1944: Japanese attack on Southern Chinese province of Guangxi

1945: The final official surrender of Japan is signed aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/2/newsid_3582000/3582545.stm
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/surrender01.htm
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/IMTFE-A2.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4DsCQUWkVw&feature=related

1945: Ho Chi Minh Vietnam declares  independence from France, forming the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam)


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-independence-proclaimed
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/vietdec.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bycg7n9pu4o&feature=related

1946: Birth of Joe Yamanaka, Japanese singer, who died on August 7, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Yamanaka

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUk6UePKyTA&feature=related

1946: Interim Government of India is formed with Jawaharlal Nehru as Vice President

1950: Birth of Yuen Wah, Chinese actor and stuntman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuen_Wah
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/yuen_wah.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtJ8tSbirsA

1953: Secretary of State Dulles warns that if China renews the Korean conflict or sends Communist forces into Indochina, U.S. might declare war against the mainland

1953: Birth of Ahmad Shah Massoud, Afghan commander and a war hero, assassinated on September 9, 2001

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmad_Shah_Massoud
https://www.afghan-web.com/biographies/biography-of-ahmad-shah-masood/

1957: President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam becomes the first foreign head of state to make a state visit to Australia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ngo_Dinh_Diem_presidential_visit_to_Australia

1960: The first election of the Parliament of the Central Tibetan Administration, in history of Tibet. The Tibetan community observes this date as the Democracy Day

1962: Birth of Prachya Pinkaew, Thai film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prachya_Pinkaew

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-2ZQq0FPqU

1964: In a paper published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of having territorial claims against it

1965: Birth of Partho Sen-Gupta, Indian filmmaker
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partho_Sen-Gupta
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0784289/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJSoyCpTAD4

1969: Death of Ho Chi Minh, founder and president of North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ho-chi-minh-dies
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0519.html

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

1970: Indian parliament abolishes princes’ privileges

1971: Birth of Pawan Kalyan, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pawan_Kalyan

1978: Birth of Ayumi Hamasaki, Japanese singer
http://ayumi.primenova.com/profile.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayumi_Hamasaki

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NxVZxmXyzc

1979: Birth of Ron Ng, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ron_Ng

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fstfFN9VkDY

1982: Birth of Mandy Cho, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandy_Cho

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNdFWHR7e10

1984: Birth of Danson Tang, Taiwanese actor, model, and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danson_Tang

1991: The Tibetan Government-in-exile declared the 15 June 1988 Strasbourg Proposal (Five-points peace plan) invalid because of the closed and negative attitude of the present Chinese leadership towards the ideas expressed in the proposal

1996: A permanent peace agreement is signed between the government of the Philippines and the Moro National Liberation Front, ending 26 years of insurgency that had killed more than 120,000 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moro_National_Liberation_Front

1998: In Malaysia, Anwar Ibrahim, vice-premier and minister of Finances, in conflict with the economics policy of Prime Minister Mahathir is dismissed
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8410.html

2000: Beijing rejects Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian offer of direct commercial relations, so long he does not recognize that Taiwan belongs to China

2001: Zhu Rongji starts the first visit of a Chinese premier to Ireland

2003: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, presumed leader of Jemaah Islamiya, is condemned to four years in prison for sedition
http://www.nndb.com/people/483/000045348/

2004: In Malaysia, the Supreme Court clears former vice-premier Anwar Ibrahim of the crime of sodomy, for which he is in jail since 1998,  and orders his release

2007: In Bangladesh, former premier Sheikh Hasina is charged on corruption case

2008: In Thailand, Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej imposed a state of emergency in Bangkok after groups of demonstrators clashed on the street

2010: China’s Minister of Culture, Cai Wu, arrives at Taipei for a one-week visit to promote cultural exchanges across the Taiwan Strait, making him the highest-ranking mainland Chinese official to visit the island in 12 years
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/2010-09/07/content_11264981.htm

2013: Death of Makoto Moroi, Japanese composer, born on December 17, 1930
http://www.mvdaily.com/articles/m/m/makoto-moroi.ht

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIb9YliJl28

2014: Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou, who initiated detente with China, today threw his support behind Hong Kong’s push for democracy — calling it a core value shared by Taiwanese people

2014: Pakistan’s parliament opens an emergency session to rally political support for embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as thousands of protesters continue their agitation just outside the building
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/pakistan-nawaz-sharif-backed-parliament-201492131048231666.html

2017: Australia and East Timor strike historic deal to end maritime dispute
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/australasia/article/2109465/australia-and-east-timor-strike-deal-end-maritime-dispute
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/09/02/timor-sea-dispute-australia-and-timor-leste-achieve-historic-deal


Holidays and observances

Vietnam Independence day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 2 September in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 2, 2019

1856: In China, during the Taiping Rebellion, « Tianjing’s struggle Incident »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tianjing’s_struggle_Incident
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8559.html

1914: After the August 23 declaration of war, Japanese troops land in German controlled province of Shandong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_during_World_War_I

1944: Japanese attack on Southern Chinese province of Guangxi

1945: The final official surrender of Japan is signed aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/2/newsid_3582000/3582545.stm
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/surrender01.htm
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/IMTFE-A2.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4DsCQUWkVw&feature=related

1945: Ho Chi Minh declares  independence from France, forming the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam)


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-independence-proclaimed

http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/vietdec.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bycg7n9pu4o&feature=related

1953: Secretary of State Dulles warns that if China renews the Korean conflict or sends Communist forces into Indochina, U.S. might declare war against the Mainland

1964: In a paper published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of having territorial claims against it

1996: A permanent peace agreement is signed between the government of the Philippines and the Moro National Liberation Front, ending 26 years of insurgency that had killed more than 120,000 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moro_National_Liberation_Front

2017: Australia and East Timor strike historic deal to end maritime dispute
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/australasia/article/2109465/australia-and-east-timor-strike-deal-end-maritime-dispute
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/09/02/timor-sea-dispute-australia-and-timor-leste-achieve-historic-deal

 

Holidays and observances

Vietnam Independence day

On 2 September in South Asian history

ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on September 2, 2019

1926: Birth of Ibrahim Nasir, president of the Maldives (1968-1978)
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/ibrahim-nasir-first-president-of-the-maldives-following-independence-in-the-1960s-1035062.html

1946: Interim Government of India is formed with Jawaharlal Nehru as Vice President

1953: Birth of Ahmad Shah Massoud, Afghan commander and a war hero, assassinated on September 9, 2001

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmad_Shah_Massoud
http://www.massoudhero.com/

1965: Birth of Partho Sen-Gupta, Indian filmmaker
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Partho_Sen-Gupta
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0784289/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJSoyCpTAD4

1970: Indian parliament abolishes princes’ privileges

1971: Birth of Pawan Kalyan, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pawan_Kalyan

1991: The Tibetan Government-in-exile declared the 15 June 1988 Strasbourg Proposal (Five-points peace plan) invalid because of the closed and negative attitude of the present Chinese leadership towards the ideas expressed in the proposal

2007: In Bangladesh, former premier Sheikh Hasina is charged on corruption case

2014: Pakistan’s parliament opens an emergency session to rally political support for embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as thousands of protesters continue their agitation just outside the building
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/09/pakistan-nawaz-sharif-backed-parliament-201492131048231666.html

On 2 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 2, 2019

1865: Birth of Simeon Ola, Philipino general, who died on February 14, 1952
http://mandirigma.org/?p=739
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1479/today-in-philippine-history-september-2-1865-simeon-ola-was-born-in-guinobatan-albay

1884: Birth of Frank Laubach, Christian Evangelical missionary in the Philippines, who died on June 11, 1970
http://www.bu.edu/missiology/missionary-biography/l-m/laubach-frank-charles-1884-1970/
http://www.laubachventura.org/about/the-frank-laubach-story.html

1945: Ho Chi Minh Vietnam declares  independence from France, forming the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam)
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/vietnam-independence-proclaimed
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/vietdec.htm

1957: President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam becomes the first foreign head of state to make a state visit to Australia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ngo_Dinh_Diem_presidential_visit_to_Australia

1962: Birth of Prachya Pinkaew, Thai film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prachya_Pinkaew

1969: Death of Ho Chi Minh, founder and president of North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/ho-chi-minh-dies
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0519.html

1996: A permanent peace agreement is signed between the government of the Philippines and the Moro National Liberation Front, ending 26 years of insurgency that had killed more than 120,000 people
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moro_National_Liberation_Front

1998: In Malaysia, Anwar Ibrahim, vice-premier and minister of Finances, in conflict with the economics policy of Prime Minister Mahathir is dismissed
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8410.html

2003: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, presumed leader of Jemaah Islamiya, is condemned to four years in prison for sedition
http://www.nndb.com/people/483/000045348/

2004: In Malaysia, the Supreme Court clears former vice-premier Anwar Ibrahim of the crime of sodomy, for which he is in jail since 1998,  and orders his release

2008: In Thailand, Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej imposed a state of emergency in Bangkok after groups of demonstrators clashed on the street

2017: Australia and East Timor strike historic deal to end maritime dispute
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/australasia/article/2109465/australia-and-east-timor-strike-deal-end-maritime-dispute
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/09/02/timor-sea-dispute-australia-and-timor-leste-achieve-historic-deal


Holidays and observances

Vietnam Independence day

 

On 2 September in Japan’s history

ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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

Updated on September 2, 2019

1274: Death of Prince Munetaka, the 6th shogun of the Kamakura shogunate of Japan who reigned from 1252 to 1266, born on December 15, 1242
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Munetaka

1861: Sino-German treaty of commerce signed in Tianjin

1867: Mutsuhito, the Meiji Emperor of Japan, marries Masako Ichijo. The Empress consort is thereafter known as Lady Haruko. Since her death in 1914, she’s called by the posthumous name Empress Shoken
http://everything2.com/e2node/Empress%2520Shoken

1879: Birth of An Jung-Geun, Korean separatist who assassinated Ito Hirobumi, the former Japanese Resident-General of Korea. He was executed on March 26, 1910
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/An_Jung-geun

1914: After the August 23 declaration of war, Japanese troops land in German controlled province of Shandong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_during_World_War_I

1944: Japanese attack on Southern Chinese province of Guangxi

1945: The final official surrender of Japan is signed aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/2/newsid_3582000/3582545.stm
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/surrender01.htm
http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/PTO/IMTFE/IMTFE-A2.html

1946: Birth of Joe Yamanaka, Japanese singer, who died on August 7, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_Yamanaka

1978: Birth of Ayumi Hamasaki, Japanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ayumi_Hamasaki

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NxVZxmXyzc

2013: Death of Makoto Moroi, Japanese composer, born on December 17, 1930
http://www.mvdaily.com/articles/m/m/makoto-moroi.ht

 

On 2 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 2 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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

Updated on September 2, 2019

831: Death of Yuan Zhen, Chinese poet and politician of the Tang Dynasty, born in 779
http://history.cultural-china.com/en/59History8511.html

1820: Death of Jiaqing, the sixth emperor of the China Qing dynasty (Emperor from 1796 to 1820), born on November 13, 1760
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiaqing_Emperor

1856: In China, during the Taiping Rebellion, « Tianjing’s struggle Incident »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tianjing’s_struggle_Incident
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8559.html

1861: Sino-German treaty of commerce signed in Tianjin

1885: In the Rock Springs massacre, at Wyoming (USA), 150 white miners, who are struggling to unionize so they could strike for better wages and work conditions, attack their Chinese fellow workers killing 28, wounding 15 and forcing several hundred more out of town
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_Springs_massacre
http://www.wyohistory.org/essays/rock-springs-massacre
http://www.lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com/2012/09/this-day-in-labor-history-september-2-1885

1914: After the August 23 declaration of war, Japanese troops land in German controlled province of Shandong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_during_World_War_I

1944: Japanese attack on Southern Chinese province of Guangxi

1950: Birth of Yuen Wah, Chinese actor and stuntman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuen_Wah
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/yuen_wah.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtJ8tSbirsA

1953: Secretary of State Dulles warns that if China renews the Korean conflict or sends Communist forces into Indochina, U.S. might declare war against the Mainland

1960: The first election of the Parliament of the Central Tibetan Administration, in history of Tibet. The Tibetan community observes this date as the Democracy Day

1964: In a paper published in the Pravda, Soviet Union accuses China of having territorial claims against it

1979: Birth of Ron Ng, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ron_Ng

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fstfFN9VkDY

1982: Birth of Mandy Cho, Hong Kong actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandy_Cho

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNdFWHR7e10

1984: Birth of Danson Tang, Taiwanese actor, model, and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danson_Tang

1991: The Tibetan Government-in-exile declared the 15 June 1988 Strasbourg Proposal (Five-points peace plan) invalid because of the closed and negative attitude of the present Chinese leadership towards the ideas expressed in the proposal

2000: Beijing rejects Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian offer of direct commercial relations, so long he does not recognize that Taiwan belongs to China

2001: Zhu Rongji starts the first visit of a Chinese premier to Ireland

2010: China’s Minister of Culture, Cai Wu, arrives at Taipei for a one-week visit to promote cultural exchanges across the Taiwan Strait, making him the highest-ranking mainland Chinese official to visit the island in 12 years
http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan/china-taiwan-relations/2010/09/03/271173/Chinas-culture.htm

2014: Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou, who initiated detente with China, today threw his support behind Hong Kong’s push for democracy — calling it a core value shared by Taiwanese people