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On 1st October in Southeast Asian history

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ON 1st OCTOBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 1, 2019

1868: Death of King Mongkut (Rama IV). He is succeeded by Chulalongkorn  (Rama V)
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Mongkut

1878: Death of Mindon Min, Burmese king, born on July 8, 1808
http://www.myanmars.net/myanmar-history/king-mindon.htm

1923: The Causeway, first bridge linking Singapore and Malaysia opened to traffic
 
1927: Birth of Sandy Gall, Malaysian-born British journalist and newscaster
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandy_Gall

1950: Vo Nguyen Giap’s Viet Minh forces start an attack on the string of French forts along the Chinese border

1960: At Beijing, signature of a definitive Border Treaty with Burma
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9357.html
https://books.google.fr/books?id=JmqKIm2nikoC&pg=PA167&lpg=PA167&dq=1960+signature+of+border+treaty+with+burma&source=bl&ots=1qcJD_Q7_q&sig=U9eIqPCmK9kvhUNaYILHD4exSjU&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiSyvCb1c3WAhWGuBQKHQMNAPUQ6AEIPTAE#v=onepage&q=1960%20signature%20of%20border%20treaty%20with%20burma&f=false

1961: South Vietnam requests a bilateral defense treaty with USA

1965: General Suharto crushes attempted September 30 movement coup and sizes power (See 30 September)
https://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/theres-now-clear-proof-that-soeharto-orchestrated-the-1965-killings/

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1977: Pol Pot, leader of the Cambodian Khmer Rouge attends the National Day ceremony in Beijing
https://natethayer.wordpress.com/2012/09/13/pot-pot-briefs-china-in-19977-that-khmer-rouge-killings-underway/

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1988: Death of Sri Sultan Hamengku buwono IX, second vice-president of Indonesia, born in April 1912
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sri_Sultan_Hamengkubuwono_IX

2005: Three attacks by Jemaah Islamiyah on two tourist clubs in Bali cause 26 dead and 100 wounded
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/1/newsid_4965000/4965712.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/terrorists-strike-again-in-bali

2006: Retired General Surayud Chulanont, member of the king council is named Thailand prime minister under the control of the Defense National Council led by General Sonthi
http://www.asiantribune.com/index.php?q=node/2252

2007: In Thailand, General Sonthi quits as leader of Defense National Council and is replaced by the Air Force commander Chalit Pukbhasuk

2012: A Cambodian court jails a prominent journalist and land rights campaigner Mam Sonando for 20 years on charges of inciting rebellion.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19783123

2018: Vietnam’s former Party General Secretary Do Muoi passes away
https://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/government/209403/former-party-general-secretary-do-muoi-passes-away.html
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/special-communique-on-former-party-chief-do-muois-passing-away/139438.vnp

 

Holidays and observances

Indonesia: Pancasila Sanctity Day