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On 23 November in Southeast Asian history

 ON 23 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 23, 2018

1922: Birth of Vo van Kiet, Vietnamese prime minister (1991-1997) who died on June 11, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V%C3%B5_V%C4%83n_Ki%E1%BB%87t

1924: Birth of Anita Linda, Filipino actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anita_Linda

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNfEN2mySXI

1945: British Foreign Secretary Bevin urges negotiations between the Dutch and the Republic of Indonesia

1946: French Navy bombing in Haiphong, Viet Nam, kills more than 3000 civilians
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiphong_incident
http://www.worldhistory.biz/world-war-i/16465-the-haiphong-incident.html

1969: Birth of Robin Padilla, Filipino actor, martial artist, and screenwriter
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1107053/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
http://www.robinpadilla.org/about.html

1970: Death of Yusof bin Ishak, first Singapore president (1965-1970) born on August 12, 1910
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/infopedia/articles/SIP_1097_2006-07-28.html

1986: Birth of Maxene Magalona, Filipino actress

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maxene_Magalona


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnWRur4O44w

1990: Death of Nguyen Van Tam, born in 1893, prime minister of Vietnam  from June 1952 to December 1953
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/28/obituaries/nguyen-van-tam-vietnamese-statesman-97.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_V%C4%83n_T%C3%A2m

Nguyen Van Tam

2009: In the Philippines, 56 people are killed in an attack. The victims were part of a group of people abducted in aguindanao province by around 100 armed men
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/11/2009112485739115118.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8375588.stm

 2010: Burmese dissident Aung San Suu Kyi meets her youngest son for the first time in a decade, some  ten days after she was released from a lengthy house arrest by the military  junta.
http://www.france24.com/en/20101123-aung-su-suu-kyi-reunited-rangoon-military-junta-visa-burma
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11817685

2010: The King of Thailand  first public appearance in nearly a year brings joy to the entire nation. Cries  of “Long Live the King” resounded along the waterways from Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok to the mouth of the Pho canal in Samut Prakan
http://www.bangkokpost.com/multimedia/photo/207965/A-Special-Royal-Outing

2011: A fact-finding panel of the Office of the Ombudsman found Mike Aroyo the husband of the former President and now Pampanga representative liable for graft charges for the allegedly anomalous sale of helicopters to the Philippine National Police in 2009
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/99407/mike-arroyo-liable-in-helicopter-scam

2011: Thailand lese majeste man jailed for 20 years. The court found Ampon Tangnoppakul, nicknamed ‘grandpa’ and ‘Uncle SMS’ by the local press, guilty of sending messages insulting the monarchy to the mobile phone of the secretary of former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva last year during anti-government protests
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-15850068