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On 4 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 4 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 4, 2019

1686: The Municipality of Ilagan is founded in the Philippines
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ilagan,_Isabela

1917 : Birth of Nicomedes Joaquin, Filipino journalist and writer who died on April 29, 2004
https://filipinoscribbles.wordpress.com/2010/09/15/biography-of-nick-joaquin-1917-2004/
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1111/today-in-philippine-history-may-4-1917-nicomedes-joaquin-was-born-in-paco-manila

1951: Birth of Tirso Cruz III, Filipino actor and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tirso_Cruz_III

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GL36Knb6rU4

1954: Birth of Ryan Cayabyab, Filipino conductor, musician, and composer http://www.sbmp.com/ComposerPage.php?ComposerNum=223
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryan_Cayabyab

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkKKi7goF-Q

1954: Birth of Rey Valera, Filipino singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rey_Valera

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQPkcl_Agu0

1970: The Ohio National Guard opens fire, killing four students and wounding nine, after an university building was burnt down while students were protesting the US invasion of Cambodia
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0504.html#article
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/46-years-ago-today-richard-b-gagliano-rick-

1972 Vietcong forms revolutionary government in Quang Tri, South Vietnam

1975: The Khmer Rouge launch an offensive against Vietnamese islands of Phu Quoc and Tho Chu

2002: In Indonesia, Jafar Umar Thalib, head of Laskar Jihad is arrested after a speech in Ambon on 26 April which was followed by the attack of an Christian village, causing 13 dead
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1975345.stm

2005: In the Philippines, death of Luis Taruc, who was the leader of the military resistance against the Japanese occupying forces
https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/283190.Luis_Taruc
https://www.philstar.com/lifestyle/sunday-life/2003/02/16/195626/solo-luis-taruc

 2017 : Vatican and Myanmar establish diplomatic relations as Suu Kyi visits
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Pope-Francis-and-Aung-San-Suu-Kyi-establish-full-diplomatic-relations-40650.html
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/vatican-and-myanmar-agree-to-establish-diplomatic-ties-8818552