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On 25 October in Asian history

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

ON 25 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 25, 2019

1802: The series of battles between British and Marathas in second Anglo-Maratha War, were consequences of Peshwa Baji Rao II being defeated by the Holkar ruler of Indore, in the Battle of Poona, at Hadapsar, near Pune
http://www.indianetzone.com/42/battle_poona.htm

1860 : Sino-French treaty of Beijing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10220.html

1874: Birth of Huang Xing, Chinese revolutionary leader, first army commander-in-chief of the Republic of China. One of the founders of the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Republic of China, who died on October 31, 1916
https://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/huang-xing/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Xing

1889: Kuroda Kiyotaka, second prime minister of Japan resigns. He will be succeeded by Yamagata Arimoto
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yamagata_Aritomo

1894: After crossing the Yalu River, the Japanese forces invade Manchuria

1902: Birth of Mitsuo Miura, cinematograph, who died on October 24, 1956
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0594243/

Mitsuo Miura

1915: Sun Yat-sen marries Soong Ching Ling
http://people.brandeis.edu/~dwilliam/profiles/ching-ling.htm

1919: Birth of Wei Li, Chinese actor, who died on August 21, 2005
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508536/filmokey
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Wei_(actor)

1921: Birth of Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Japanese film producer, who died on September 20, 2000
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0865807/
http://studioghibli.wikia.com/wiki/Yasuyoshi_Tokuma

Yasuyoshi Tokuma
1926: Birth of famous Pakistani painter Ismail Gulgee, assassinated on December 16, 2007
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ismail_Gulgee
http://www.artnet.com/artist/707594/ismail-gulgee.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ismail+Gulgee&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=fdmlTr2qB4bz-gbzzsiuBQ&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBIQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=594

1936: Birth of Masako Nozawa, Japanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nozawa

Masako Nozawa 2

1944: First kamikaze attack of the war begins
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-kamikaze-attack-of-the-war-begins

1944: In the Battle of Cape Engano (Philippines), 4 Japanese aircraft carriers are sunk
http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_cape_engano.html
https://afatherswarstorynevertold.wordpress.com/tag/battle-of-cape-engano/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1YurY6x250

1944: Battle of of Surigao Strait concludes by Japanese fleet defeat
http://ww2db.com/surigao/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Hawkeye7/Sandbox3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3sCYEVFRMI

1945: The Republic of China takes over administration of Taiwan following Japan’s surrender to general Chen Yi in the name of the Allies
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Retrocession_Day

1945-10-25 Japanese surrender

1947: Birth of Shinya Owada, Japanese actor
http://asianmediawiki.com/Shinya_Owada

1950: In the Korea War, some US advance units reach the Yalu River; there they come into contact with Chinese “volunteers” After hard fighting in which MacArthur’s units have to fall back, the Chinese retired and MacArthur continue his offensive

1951: In Panmunjom, peace talks concerning the Korean War resumed after 63 days

1951: San Francisco treaty, signed on September 8, is ratified by Japan
https://digital.law.washington.edu/dspace-law/bitstream/handle/1773.1/748/11PacRimLPolyJ063.pdf?sequence=1

1958: The last Chinese troops leave North Korea

1964: Japanese prime minister Hayato Ideka resigns for « health reason »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hayato_Ikeda

1970: President Nixon asks Pakistani President Yahya Khan to pass on a secret proposal to China: the U.S. wants to conduct high-level talks in Beijing, and promises it won’t enter into any anti-China alliance with the U.S.S.R.

1971: Birth of  Midori Goto, Japanese violinist
http://www.gotomidori.com/

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

1971: The United Nations seat the People’s Republic of China by 76 votes against 35 and 17 abstentions and expelled the Republic of China
https://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/oct-25-1971-peoples-republic-of-china-in-taiwan-out-at-un/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Nations_General_Assembly_Resolution_2758
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/1025.html

1971-11-23 RPC 1er fois ONU

1971: Belgium & China PR establish diplomatic relations

1971: Birth of Athena Chu, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Athena_Chu


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLE1UGaDIEw

1972: Nixon suspends bombing of North Vietnam

1973: President Nixon vetoes the War Powers Resolution, which would limit presidential power to commit armed forces abroad without Congressional approval
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-vetoes-war-powers-resolution

1980: Death of Sahir Ludhianvi, Indian poet and lyricist, born on March 8, 1921
http://sach-sahirludhianvi.blogspot.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J41cAWaXaBY

1983: Birth of Han Yeo-reum, South Korean actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Han_Yeo_Reum
http://www.koreanmovie.com/Han_Yeo_reum_ka275/


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0_FONuMeuI

1993: Death of Danny Chan, Hong Kong singer/songwriter, born on September 7, 1958
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Chan

1994: Death of Chinese general Yang Dezhi
https://thediplomat.com/2017/12/the-mysterious-death-of-a-chinese-general/

2003: Death of Pandurang Shastri Athavale, Indian philosopher, born on October 19, 1920
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/251764.cms
http://www.hindunet.org/srh_home/1996_7/msg00133.html

2004: Tak Bai Incident during the south Thailand insurgency which resulted in the death of 85 Thai citizens
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tak_Bai_incident

2008: Tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets in Taiwan to denounce the country’s warming ties with Beijing, which they say will threaten the self-ruled island’s sovereignty
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/10/2008102592629417747.html

2010: Freighters carrying aid shipments of rice and instant noodles are the first food aid the South Korean government has sent to the North since President Lee Myung-bak was elected here in early 2008.

2011: The US and North Korea fail to reach a deal on resuming international negotiations on the North’s nuclear programme, after two days of talks.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15424869
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/10/20111025141612955851.html

2012: Death, in a car accident of Jaspal Bhatti, Indian actor, born on March 3, 1955
http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_actor-comedian-jaspal-bhatti-dies-in-mishap-son-actress-injured_1755944

2012: Tokyo governor Shintaro Ishihara quits to form new party
http://asiancorrespondent.com/91185/brash-tokyo-governor-quits-to-form-political-party/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20078481

2012: Death of Aung Gyi, Burmese politician, born on February 16, 1919
http://www.irrawaddy.org/burma/obituary/former-junta-no-2-aung-gyi-dies-aged-94.html

2013: North Korea repatriates six South Korean citizens and a corpse at a heavily defended border crossing in a rare humanitarian gesture amid persistent tensions between Pyongyang and Seoul


Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Retrocession Day (1945)