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On 4 October in Southeast Asian history

ON 4 OCTOBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 4, 2019

1884 : Death of Leona Florentino, the first Filipina poet in Spanish and Ilocano languages, born on April 19, 1849
http://pinoy-culture.com/leona-florentino-the-ilokana-mother-of-pilipino-poetry/
http://mambao34.blogspot.fr/2013/09/biography.html

1957: Chin Peng sends a pamphlet to newspapers and news agencies in Singapore, proposing an end to the war and pledging Malaya Communist Party support for the government if the MCP was given the status of a legal political party
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chin_Peng

1967: Brunei sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin III abdicates in favor of his son Hassanal Bolkiah
http://4voicesgirls.blogspot.fr/2009/05/sultan-omar-ali-saifuddien-3.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omar_Ali_Saifuddien_III

Omar Ali Saifuddin III

2004: Death of Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts, born on August 14, 1959
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rio_Diaz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsQvNu1ZZiQ

2012: In the Philippines, a court issues an arrest warrant for Mrs Gloria Arroyo, who is accused of diverting $8.8m from the state lottery charity fund for personal gain
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19825408

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/10/201210472623746765.html

2013: Death of Vo Nguyen Giap, the Vietnamese general who masterminded victories against France and the US, aged 102
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24402278

http://www.euronews.com/2013/10/04/vietnam-general-behind-defeats-of-us-and-france-dies-age-102/

2016: Two U.S. warships make their first port call in 21 years at Vietnam’s strategic naval base at Cam Ranh Bay, marking an important step in improving military ties between the former enemies
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/us-warships-make-landmark-visit-to-strategic-vietnam-port/3179524.html

2016: Death of silky-voiced communist propaganda broadcaster “Hanoi Hannah”, famous for urging American GIs to leave her country during the Vietnam War, at age 87
http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2024988/vietnam-war-propaganda-broadcaster-hanoi-hannah-dies