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On 7 July in Southeast Asian history

ON 7 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 7, 2019

1892: In the Philippines, the secret organization Katipunan is founded by Andrès Bonifacio, aiming independence from Spain
http://www.msc.edu.ph/centennial/katipunan.html
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1220/today-in-philippine-history-july-7-1892-the-deportation-of-dr-jose-rizal-to-dapitan-was-made-public-the-katipunan-was-founded
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/906/about-the-katipunan

1924: Birth of Eddie Romero, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter who died on May 28, 2013
http://www.manunuri.com/eddie_romero_a_filmmaker_of_substance
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Romero

 

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

1942: Birth of Salamat Hashim, founder of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (Milf), killed on July 13, 2003
http://www.bulatlat.com/news/3-27/3-27-salamat.html
http://www.newsflash.org/2003/05/ht/ht003629.htm

1943: Japanese premier Hideki Tojo visits Java and meets Sukarno
 1943-07-07 Soekarno Todjo

1951: Amity treaty between India and Burma
http://www.mea.gov.in/bilateral-documents.htm?dtl/6645/Treaty

1954: Vietnam emperor Bao Dai chooses Ngo Dinh Diem as premier, succeeding Prince Buu Loc

1955: China announces it will provide aid to Hanoi
http://www3.nccu.edu.tw/~lorenzo/Jian%20China%20Involvement%20Vietnam.pdf

1962: Students demonstrations against the Ne Win’s military government and the government retaliates with severe measures. No one exactly know who gave the orders to open fire. The Students’ Union building will be dynamited with some of the students Inside on the second day (see July 8)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1962_Rangoon_University_protests

1963: In South Vietnam, famous writer Nhat Lin Nguyen Tuong Tam commits suicide before to be tried on complot against the regime. Thousands will attend his funeral
http://www.vietnamlit.org/wiki/index.php?title=Nhat_Linh
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nh%E1%BA%A5t_Linh

1963: During the Buddhist crisis, the police of Ngô Đình Nhu, brother and chief political adviser of Vietnam’s president Ngo Dinh Diem, Attack a group of American journalists who were covering a protest.

1969: First US troops withdrawn from South Vietnam
 
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-u-s-troops-withdrawn-from-south-vietnam

2012: East Timor’s Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao is set for a new term of coalition government after his party won parliamentary elections – but without an overall majority.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18759085