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On 29 February in Southeast Asian history

ON 29 FEBRUARY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 29 , 2016

1752: King Alaungpaya founds the Konbaung Dynasty, the last dynasty of Burmese monarchy
http://www.myanmars.net/myanmar-history/king-alaungpaya.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Konbaung_Dynasty

1944: Five leaders of the Indonesia Communist Party are sentenced to death
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indies_Social_Democratic_Association

1956: Death of Elpidio Quirino, President of the Philippines, born on November 16, 1890
http://www.biography.com/people/elpidio-quirino-37511
http://kahimyang.info/kauswagan/articles/1430/today-in-philippine-history-february-29-1956-president-quirino-died-of-heart-attack

Elpidio Quirino

1972: South Korea withdraws 11,000 of its 48,000 troops from Vietnam