On 11 June in Southeast Asian history

ON 11 JUNE IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on June 11, 2019

1594: Philip II recognizes the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paved way to the stabilization of the rule of the Principalía (an elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principal%C3%ADa

1868: Death of James Brooke, first White Rajah of Sarawak (in Borneo Island) since August 1841, born on 29 April 1803
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Brooke

1963: Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc immolates himself on a Saigon street to protest the dictatorial regime of South Vietnamese Catholic president Ngo Dinh Diem


http://www.onthisdeity.com/11th-june-1963-%E2%80%93-the-revolutionary-suicide-of-thich-quang-duc/
http://rarehistoricalphotos.com/the-burning-monk-1963/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E37cMtCrKoA

1964: Death of Marshal Plaek Pibulsonggram, twice premier of Thailand (1938-1944 and 1948-1957), born on July 14, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plaek_Pibulsonggram

1965: Birth of Joey Santiago, Filipino artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joey_Santiago
http://www.flickr.com/photos/sooz/1857390/

1970: Beginning of the Battle for the control of  Kompong Speu in Cambodia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kompong_Speu
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-for-control-of-kompong-speu-in-cambodia

15 Jun 1970, Along Highway 4, Kompong Speu, South Vietnam --- Kompong Speu, South Vietnam: At the Northern edge of town of Kompong Speu, 25 miles Southwest of Phnom Penh, fighting between Vietcong, North Vietnamese and Cambodian forces in the center of town is still continuing. Photo shows Cambodian soldiers are lined in position along Highway 4. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

1975: In Hanoi, opening of talks between Vietnam and Cambodia

1991: Death in jail of Maung Thaw Ka, Burmese former Navy officer and democracy fighter, born in 1928
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Thaw_Ka
http://www.irrawaddy.org/feature/magazine-feature/tribute-maung-thaw-ka.html

1995: Death of Rodel Naval, Filipino Singer, born on February 16, 1953
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rodel_Naval
http://rodelnaval.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmnQX7Qpyzc

2008: Death of former Vietnamese premier Vo Van Kiet (1991-1997), born on November 23, 1922
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7447572.stm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5662.html



Laisser un commentaire