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On 19 September in Asian history

ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1123: Death of Emperor Taizu of Jin, born on August 1, 1068
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizu_of_Jin

1339: Death of Japanese Emperor Go-Daigo (1318-133), born on November 26, 1288
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?GRid=7797927&page=gr

1876: Birth of Japanese painter Hiroshi Yoshida who died on April 15, 1950
http://www.hanga.com/bio.cfm?ID=1
http://www.artelino.com/articles/hiroshi_yoshida.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Hiroshi+Yoshida&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=jFB2TvmfAYPT4QSzpuWIDQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=643

Hiroshi Yoshida

1902: Death of Masaoka Shiki, Japanese author, poet, literary critic, and journalist in Meiji period Japan. His real name was Masaoka Tsunenori. Born on September 17, 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaoka_Shiki

1908: Birth of Tatsuo Shimabuku, founder of Isshinryu Karate who died on May 30, 1975 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shimabuku_Tatsuo
http://www.fightingarts.com/reading/article.php?id=172

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eXPM4k1W3eA

1919: Birth of Thich Huyen Quang, leader the Unified Buddhist Church of Vietnam and dissident, who died on July 5, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thich_Huyen_Quang

1926: Birth of Masatoshi Koshiba, Japanese physicist, Physics Nobel Prize laureate 2002
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/2002/koshiba-facts.html
http://www.jspsusa.org/FORUM2003/bio.koshiba.htm

1931: Following the Mukden Incident (September 18), Japan Kwantung Army takes Mukden and starts to invade Manchuria
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_invasion_of_Manchuria

1936: Death of Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian musician, born on August 10, 1860 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vishnu_Narayan_Bhatkhande
http://maestroesclassicalsingers.weebly.com/vishnu-narayana-bhatkhande.html

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

1958: Birth of Lucky Ali, Indian singer, composer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucky_Ali

1960: Indus River Water Sharing Settlement is signed between India and Pakistan
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/19th-september-1960-indus-river-water-sharing-settlement-is-signed-between-india-and-pakistan

1961: India annexes Daman and Diu, part of Portuguese India

1963: Empress Nam-Phuong of Vietnam dies in France
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam_Phuong

1966: Indonesia which, on January 7, 1965,  had withdraw from United Nation in protest of the admission of the Federation of Malaysia announces that it comes back
http://www.jstor.org/stable/757388?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1970: Birth of Takanori Nishikawa, Japanese pop/rock singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takanori_Nishikawa

1970: Birth of Christy Chung (Zheng Lìtí), Canadian-Chinese Actress. Born in Montreal to a Chinese father and a Vietnamese mother
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christy_Chung
http://www.brns.com/pages2/christych1.html

1971: Montagnard troops of South Vietnam revolt against the rule of Nguyen Khanh, killing 70 ethnic Vietnamese soldiers

1976: Birth of Isha Koppikar, Indian model and actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0465929/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
http://www.masala.com/celebrities/isha-koppikar-521.html

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SWm19ezTps

1984: China and Britain complete a draft agreement transferring Hong Kong from British to Chinese rule by 1997

1997: After the Hun Sen coup d’état, United Nation decides to keep vacant the seat of Cambodia, up to the situation is cleared in the country

2001: Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri is the first head of state of a Muslim country to visit Washington after September 11 attacks. She gives her support to the fight against terrorism and gets a 400 million $ aid from the USA

2001: In Afghanistan, the religious leaders ask Oussama ben Laden to voluntarily leave the country as US combat activities in Afghanistan looking at destroying A-qaida and the Taleban protecting them begin

2004: Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin gives up to Hu Jintao his last position, the chairmanship of the Central Military Commission

2004: Death of Damayanti Joshi, Indian classical dancer of Kathak style, born on September 5, 1932
https://classicaldancers.weebly.com/damayanti-joshi.html
http://www.cultureunplugged.com/documentary/watch-online/filmedia/play/737/Damayanti–Menakaa-s-Daughter/Vm0xMFlXRXlSbkpQVm1SU1lrVndVbFpyVWtKUFVUMDkr

2005: In Beijing, North Korea agrees in the principle to renounce to its nuclear programs

2006: The Thai military, led by General Sonthi Boonyaratkalin  stages a coup in Bangkok, toppling prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The constitution is revoked and martial law declared
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5361008.stm
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2010/12/thai-d18.html

2008: Malaysian opposition MP Teresa Kok is released from jail, one week after being detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7625002.stm

2010: Philippine troops clash with Abu Sayyaf gunmen on Basilan island and kill Abdukarim Sali, a long-wanted militant who helped in the 2001 kidnapping of three American and 17 Filipino tourists

2010: China suspends high-level exchanges with Japan and promises tough countermeasures after a Japanese court extended the detention of a Chinese trawler captain who collided with two Japanese coastguard ships
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11363024

2012: US Lawmakers united by their respect of Burma democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi present her with Congress’ highest civilian honor in a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda, ahead of a meeting with President Barack Obama
http://asiancorrespondent.com/89649/burmas-suu-kyi-gets-us-congress-highest-honor/

2013: Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years, overseeing the creation of Super Mario, Donkey Kong and Zelda, has died aged 85.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/video-games/nintendo/10320028/Nintendos-Hiroshi-Yamauchi-dies-aged-85.html
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/sep/19/hiroshi-yamauchi

2014: Former Japanese premier Hoshiro Mori brings a letter from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a visit to Seoul as Tokyo seeks a thaw in frosty ties
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20140919000872

2014: Chinese troops have begun pulling back from the disputed border with India as President Xi Jinping wrapped up a rare visit to New Delhi overshadowed by the stand-off at the remote frontier
http://www.dawn.com/news/1132984/china-troops-withdraw-from-india-border-as-xi-visit-ends
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/hours-after-withdrawing-chinese-troops-cross-into-chumar-region-again/

2014: The South Korean navy fires warning shots to end a brief incursion by a North Korean patrol boat across the sensitive maritime border
http://www.rawstory.com/2014/09/south-korea-fires-warning-shots-after-north-korea-incursion/

2015: Japan’s upper chamber of Parliament approves controversial bills allowing the country’s military to engage in overseas combat in limited circumstances — a major shift after seven decades of pacifism
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/09/18/asia/japan-military-constitution/index.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/09/japan-passes-law-allowing-troops-fight-150918125944422.html

2017: Donald Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea in UN speech
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/sep/19/donald-trump-threatens-totally-destroy-north-korea-un-speech
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2111918/trump-addresses-shared-menace-north-korea-and-iran

2018: Moon and Kim jointly announce Pyongyang Declaration
http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_northkorea/862815.html
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2018/09/103_255848.html
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/09/north-korea-kim-agrees-dismantle-key-missile-test-sites-180919045606155.html

2018: A former columnist for state media is jailed for seven years for « abusive » Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi
https://www.france24.com/en/20180919-myanmar-facebook-posts-columnist-aung-san-suu-kyi
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/seven-years-in-jail-for-former-columnist-who-made-abusive-posts-about-myanmar-leader

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 19 September in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1931: Following the Mukden Incident (September 18), Japan Kwantung Army takes Mukden and starts to invade Manchuria
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Manchuria

1961: India annexes Daman and Diu, part of Portuguese India

1966: Indonesia which, on January 7, 1965,  had withdraw from United Nation in protest of the admission of the Federation of Malaysia announces that it comes back
http://www.jstor.org/stable/757388?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1971: Montagnard troops of South Vietnam revolt against the rule of Nguyen Khanh, killing 70 ethnic Vietnamese soldiers

1984: China and Britain complete a draft agreement transferring Hong Kong from British to Chinese rule by 1997

1997: After the Hun Sen coup d’état, United Nation decides to keep vacant the seat of Cambodia, up to the situation is cleared in the country

2001: Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri is the first head of state of a Muslim country to visit Washington after September 11 attacks. She gives her support to the fight against terrorism and gets a 400 million $ aid from the USA

2001: In Afghanistan, the religious leaders ask Oussama ben Laden to voluntarily leave the country as US combat activities in Afghanistan looking at destroying A-qaida and the Taleban protecting them begin

2005: In Beijing, North Korea agrees in the principle to renounce to its nuclear programs

2006: The Thai military, led by General Sonthi Boonyaratkalin  stages a coup in Bangkok, toppling corrupted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The constitution is revoked and martial law declared
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5361008.stm
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2010/12/thai-d18.html

2008: North Korea  starts preparatory works to restart its main nuclear facility, a senior diplomat has said, amid a deadlock in international disarmament talks

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/09/20089195336918794.html

2010: Philippine troops clash with Abu Sayyaf gunmen on Basilan island and kill Abdukarim Sali, a long-wanted militant who helped in the 2001 kidnapping of three American and 17 Filipino tourists

2014: Former Japanese premier Hoshiro Mori brings a letter from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a visit to Seoul as Tokyo seeks a thaw in frosty ties
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20140919000872

2014: Chinese troops have begun pulling back from the disputed border with India as President Xi Jinping wrapped up a rare visit to New Delhi overshadowed by the stand-off at the remote frontier
http://www.dawn.com/news/1132984/china-troops-withdraw-from-india-border-as-xi-visit-ends
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/hours-after-withdrawing-chinese-troops-cross-into-chumar-region-again/

2014: The South Korean navy fires warning shots to end a brief incursion by a North Korean patrol boat across the sensitive maritime border
http://www.rawstory.com/2014/09/south-korea-fires-warning-shots-after-north-korea-incursion/

2015: Japan’s upper chamber of Parliament approves controversial bills allowing the country’s military to engage in overseas combat in limited circumstances — a major shift after seven decades of pacifism
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/09/18/asia/japan-military-constitution/index.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/09/japan-passes-law-allowing-troops-fight-150918125944422.html

On 19 September in South Asian history

ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1936: Death of Vishnu Narayan Bhatkhande, Indian musician, born on August 10, 1860 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vishnu_Narayan_Bhatkhande
http://maestroesclassicalsingers.weebly.com/vishnu-narayana-bhatkhande.html

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

1958: Birth of Lucky Ali, Indian singer, composer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucky_Ali

1960: Indus River Water Sharing Settlement is signed between India and Pakistan
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/19th-september-1960-indus-river-water-sharing-settlement-is-signed-between-india-and-pakistan

1961: India annexes Daman and Diu, part of Portuguese India

1976: Birth of Isha Koppikar, Indian model and actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0465929/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
http://www.masala.com/celebrities/isha-koppikar-521.html

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SWm19ezTps

2001: In Afghanistan, the religious leaders ask Oussama ben Laden to voluntarily leave the country as US combat activities in Afghanistan looking at destroying A-qaida and the Taleban protecting them begin

2004: Death of Damayanti Joshi, Indian classical dancer of Kathak style, born on September 5, 1932
http://www.cultureunplugged.com/documentary/watch-online/filmedia/play/737/Damayanti–Menakaa-s-Daughter/Vm0xMFlXRXlSbkpQVm1SU1lrVndVbFpyVWtKUFVUMDkr

2014: Chinese troops have begun pulling back from the disputed border with India as President Xi Jinping wrapped up a rare visit to New Delhi overshadowed by the stand-off at the remote frontier
http://www.dawn.com/news/1132984/china-troops-withdraw-from-india-border-as-xi-visit-ends
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/hours-after-withdrawing-chinese-troops-cross-into-chumar-region-again/

On 19 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1919: Birth of Thich Huyen Quang, leader the Unified Buddhist Church of Vietnam and dissident, who died on July 5, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thich_Huyen_Quang

1963: Empress Nam-Phuong of Vietnam dies in France
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam_Phuong

1966: Indonesia which, on January 7, 1965,  had withdraw from United Nation in protest of the admission of the Federation of Malaysia announces that it comes back
http://www.jstor.org/stable/757388?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

1971: Montagnard troops of South Vietnam revolt against the rule of Nguyen Khanh, killing 70 ethnic Vietnamese soldiers

1997: After the Hun Sen coup d’état, United Nation decides to keep vacant the seat of Cambodia, up to the situation is cleared in the country

2001: Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri is the first head of state of a Muslim country to visit Washington after September 11 attacks. She gives her support to the fight against terrorism and gets a 400 million $ aid from the USA

2006: The Thai military, led by General Sonthi Boonyaratkalin  stages a coup in Bangkok, toppling prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The constitution is revoked and martial law declared
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/5361008.stm
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2010/12/thai-d18.html

2008: Malaysian opposition MP Teresa Kok is released from jail, one week after being detained under the Internal Security Act (ISA)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7625002.stm

2010: Philippine troops clash with Abu Sayyaf gunmen on Basilan island and kill Abdukarim Sali, a long-wanted militant who helped in the 2001 kidnapping of three American and 17 Filipino tourists

2012: US Lawmakers united by their respect of Burma democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi present her with Congress’ highest civilian honor in a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda, ahead of a meeting with President Barack Obama
http://asiancorrespondent.com/89649/burmas-suu-kyi-gets-us-congress-highest-honor/

2018: A former columnist for state media is jailed for seven years for « abusive » Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi
https://www.france24.com/en/20180919-myanmar-facebook-posts-columnist-aung-san-suu-kyi
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/seven-years-in-jail-for-former-columnist-who-made-abusive-posts-about-myanmar-leader

On 19 September In Japan’s history

Hiroshi Yoshida

ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1339: Death of Japanese Emperor Go-Daigo (1318-133), born on November 26, 1288
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?GRid=7797927&page=gr

1876: Birth of Japanese painter Hiroshi Yoshida who died on April 15, 1050
http://www.hanga.com/bio.cfm?ID=1
http://www.artelino.com/articles/hiroshi_yoshida.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Hiroshi+Yoshida&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=jFB2TvmfAYPT4QSzpuWIDQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=643Hiroshi Yoshida

1902: Death of Masaoka Shiki, Japanese author, poet, literary critic, and journalist in Meiji period Japan. His real name was Masaoka Tsunenori. Born on September 17, 1867
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masaoka_Shiki

1908: Birth of Tatsuo Shimabuku, founder of Isshinryu Karate who died on May 30, 1975 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shimabuku_Tatsuo
http://www.fightingarts.com/reading/article.php?id=172

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eXPM4k1W3eA

1926: Birth of Masatoshi Koshiba, Japanese physicist, Physics Nobel Prize laureate 2002
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/2002/koshiba-facts.html
http://www.jspsusa.org/FORUM2003/bio.koshiba.htm

1931: Following the Mukden Incident (September 18), Japanese Kwantung Army takes Mukden and starts to invade Manchuria
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Manchuria

1970: Birth of Takanori Nishikawa, Japanese pop/rock singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takanori_Nishikawa

1990: Birth of Saki Fukuda, Japanese actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Fukuda_Saki

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tirraX_TvY0

1995: The commander of American forces in Japan and the US ambassador apology for the rape of a schoolgirl committed by three US servicemen

2010: China suspends high-level exchanges with Japan and promises tough countermeasures after a Japanese court extended the detention of a Chinese trawler captain who collided with two Japanese coastguard ships
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11363024

2013: Hiroshi Yamauchi, the man who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years, overseeing the creation of Super Mario, Donkey Kong and Zelda, has died aged 85.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/video-games/nintendo/10320028/Nintendos-Hiroshi-Yamauchi-dies-aged-85.html
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/sep/19/hiroshi-yamauchi

2014: Former Japanese premier Hoshiro Mori brings a letter from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a visit to Seoul as Tokyo seeks a thaw in frosty ties
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20140919000872

2015: Japan’s upper chamber of Parliament approves controversial bills allowing the country’s military to engage in overseas combat in limited circumstances — a major shift after seven decades of pacifism
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/09/18/asia/japan-military-constitution/index.html
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/09/japan-passes-law-allowing-troops-fight-150918125944422.html

On 19 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 19, 2019

1123: Death of Emperor Taizu of Jin, born on August 1, 1068
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizu_of_Jin

1931: Following the Mukden Incident (September 18), Japan Kwantung Army takes Mukden and starts to invade Manchuria
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_invasion_of_Manchuria

1970: Birth of Christy Chung (Zheng Lìtí), Canadian-Chinese Actress. Born in Montreal to a Chinese father and a Vietnamese mother
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christy_Chung
http://www.brns.com/pages2/christych1.html

1984: China and Britain complete a draft agreement transferring Hong Kong from British to Chinese rule by 1997

2004: Former Chinese leader Jiang Zemin gives up to Hu Jintao his last position, the chairmanship of the Central Military Commission

2005: In Beijing, North Korea agrees in the principle to renounce to its nuclear programs

2010: China suspends high-level exchanges with Japan and promises tough countermeasures after a Japanese court extended the detention of a Chinese trawler captain who collided with two Japanese coastguard ships
http://news.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20100919-237986.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11363024

2014: Chinese troops have begun pulling back from the disputed border with India as President Xi Jinping wrapped up a rare visit to New Delhi overshadowed by the stand-off at the remote frontier
http://www.dawn.com/news/1132984/china-troops-withdraw-from-india-border-as-xi-visit-ends
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/hours-after-withdrawing-chinese-troops-cross-into-chumar-region-again/

2016: A group of opposition officials from Taiwan bypass the government and travel to China on a bridge-building trip as relations with Beijing turn frosty under new president Tsai Ing-wen