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On 27 July in Southeast Asian history

ON 27 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 27, 2019

1856: Birth of Pantaleon Garcia, Brigadier General of the Philippine Revolution who died on August 16, 1936
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1585/today-in-philippine-history-july-27-1872-pantaleon-lopez-was-born-in-pandacan
http://opac.filipinaslibrary.org.ph/cgi-bin/koha/opac-detail.pl?biblionumber=28500&query_desc=su%3A%22andres%20bonifacio%22

1872: Birth of Pantaleon Lopez, a Tagalog dramatist, and prolific playwright
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1585/today-in-philippine-history-july-27-1872-pantaleon-lopez-was-born-in-pandacan

1914: Felix Manalo registers the Iglesia ni Cristo with the Filipino government
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iglesia_ni_Cristo
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1248/today-in-philippine-history-july-27-1914-felix-manalo-founded-iglesia-ni-cristo-in-punta-sta-ana-manila
http://iglesia-ni-cristo.wikia.com/wiki/Felix_Y._Manalo

1931: Birth of Khieu Samphan, Khmer Rouge leader, president of the Democratic Kampuchea 1976-1979
http://angkor1431.tripod.com/index/id30.html

1941: Japanese troops occupy Southern French Indo-China

1941-07-27 JapanTake Saigon

1964: 5,000 more American military advisers are sent to South Vietnam bringing the total number of United States forces in Vietnam to 21,000

1965: US jets attack new North Vietnamese air defense sites

1972: Birth of Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, Malaysian astronaut, the first Malaysian in space
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheikh_Muszaphar_Shukor

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1R1CGqrPMM

1977: Birth of Foo Swee Chin, Singaporean comic book artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foo_Swee_Chin
http://foosweechin.tumblr.com/

1988: General Sein Lwin is elected the 6th president of the Union of Burma. He will be forced to resign 17 days later
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sein_Lwin

1996: In Indonesia, supporters of Suryadi, with the help of police, take the headquarters of the Democratic Party of Indonesia, held by the ones of Megawati Sukarnoputri. Two-day violences in Jakarta

2003: Elections in Cambodia. The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) of Prime Minister Hun Sen gets 73 of the 123 seats but not the two-third necessary to govern alone. Funcipec gets 26 seats, and the SRP 24
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambodian_general_election,_2003

2008: The general elections in Cambodia are largely won by the CPP of Hun Sen
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/07/200872825249835666.html

 

Holidays and observances

The Philippines: Iglesia Ni Cristo Day