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On 30 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 30 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1892: Birth of Fernando Amorsolo, Filipino painter who died on April 26, 1972
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernando_Amorsolo
http://www.geringerart.com/bios/fernandocamorsolo.html

http://boverijuancarlospintores.blogspot.fr/2011/12/fernando-amorsolo.html
http://www.google.fr/search?q=fernando+amorsolo&nord=1&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=_T2HU6HkEKyX0AXduIHIBg&sqi=2&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1242&bih=571
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1153/today-in-philippine-history-may-30-1892-fernando-amorsolo-was-born-in-paco-manila

Juan-Carlos Boveri

1941: Death of Thailand’s king Prajadhipok (Rama VII), born on November 8, 1893
http://tudtu.tripod.com/rama7.html

1951: Lieutenant Bernard de Lattre (son of the General) is killed at Ninh-Binh during the first night of the Day River assaults
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernard_de_Lattre_de_Tassigny

1959: Singapore has its first elections to elect 51 members to the new legislature, against 25 in the old 32-member Rendel Assembly
http://www.singapore-elections.com/general-election/1959/
http://eresources.nlb.gov.sg/history/events/bad3de1d-21ce-48de-99b6-6e717e47328e

1963: A protest against pro-Catholic discrimination during the Buddhist crisis is held outside South Vietnam’s National Assembly, the first open demonstration during the eight-year rule of Ngo Dinh Diem
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhist_crisis

1965: Vietcong offensive against US base Danang begins

1966: 300 US planes bomb North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-aircraft-carry-out-new-raids

1969: South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu vows never to agree to a coalition government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/thieu-vows-never-to-agree-to-a-coalition-government

2003: In Myanmars’s city of Depayin, Aung San Suu Kyi escapes an murder attempt by paramilitary groups under orders of the military junta. 70 of Suu Kyi supporters are killed
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/GA2003-SRM-oral.htm
http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs/HRDU2003-04/Photos%20of%20Depayin%20Massacre.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVfKL8UeTaA

2007: In Thailand, the Constitutional Court decide the dissolution of the Thai Rak Thai (TRT) of former Premier Thaksin Shinawatra for ballot rigging during the last elections

2008: Myanmar’s government has formally adopted a new constitution
http://fr.scribd.com/doc/7694880/Myanmar-Constitution-2008-English-version

2012: Suu Kyi, Burma’s democracy leader, arrives in Thailand for her first trip abroad in more than two decades.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/burmamyanmar/9297758/Aung-San-Suu-Kyi-in-first-foreign-trip-in-24-years.html

2013: « I am responsible for what happened during the time of Democratic Kampuchea, » Nuon Chea told the United Nations-backed tribunal, referring to the name of the country during the period, when he was the party’s second-in-command
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/cambodia/10089229/Khmer-Rouge-leader-accepts-responsibility-for-Cambodias-Killing-Fields.html

2015 : FIFA supends Indonesia. Its decision “resulted from the effective ‘take over’ of the activities of PSSI (the Indonesian football association) by the Indonesian authorities,” a spokesman for the world governing body said

2016: The Philippine parliament proclaims Rodrigo Duterte the nation’s next president following his landslide election win this month, but he snubbed the high-profile event
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-parliament-proclaims-rodrigo-duterte-as-the-nations-next-president-in-his
http://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-president-robredo-vp/265143/

2018: Philippine Congress passes autonomy bill for volatile Muslim region
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/philippine-congress-passes-autonomy-bill-for-volatile-muslim-region
https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/31/1820342/house-passes-bangsamoro-basic-law-227-11
https://www.rappler.com/nation/203707-house-of-representatives-approves-bangsamoro-basic-law