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On 4 December in Southeast Asian history

ON 4 DECEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 4, 2018

1947: Birth of Sean Lu, Vietnamese actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1340503/

1949: Duncan Stewart, 2nd British Governor of Sarawak is fatally stabbed in the streets of Sibu by Malay student Rosli Dhoby
http://roslidhobi.yolasite.com/biography-of-rosli-dhobi—english.php
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosli_Dhobi

1966: Viet Cong attack Tan Son Nhut airport
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/viet-cong-attack-tan-son-nhut-airport

1967: During Vietnam War, US and South Vietnamese forces engage Viet Cong  troops in the Mekong Delta
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/riverine-force-surrounds-viet-cong-battalion

1977: Malaysian Airline System Flight 653 is hijacked and crashes in Tanjong Kupang, Johor, killing 100
https://thedevilsbutterfly.wordpress.com/2014/03/14/mas-mh-653-crash-strange-sighting-and-chilling-stories-from-tanjung-kupang/

1977-12-04 Malaysia-Airlines-Flight-653

1978: Birth of Jaclyn Victor, Malaysian singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaclyn_Victor

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bMkGC25R7M&feature=related

2007: In Malaysia, 29 Ethnic Indians are arrested on charge of killing  attempt in the 25 November demonstration

2015 : Malaysia’s Parliament approves a security law that will give sweeping security powers to a council led by the prime minister, in a move slammed by rights groups and critics as a step toward a dictatorship