Han Events in History

2006 Event - Han Myung-sook elected Prime Minister of South Korea

1994 Death - Han Jansen, Dutch painter, dies at 62

1994 Death - Han Jansen, Dutch journalist (Volkskrant), dies at 61

1988 Death - Hendrikus G "Han" Hoekstra, Dutch poet (Zandloper), dies at 81

1972 Birthday - Kevin Han, Shanghai China, U.S. badminton player 1996 Olympics

1965 Birthday - Lucy Han, born in Hartford, Conn, WPVA volleyballer, Nationals-7th-1994

1961 Birthday - Kyi Hla Han, Yangon, Australasia golfer

1948 Death - Cissy van Marxfield, Setske Beek-de Han, writer, dies

1947 Death - Han [Henricus A] van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger, dies at 58

1947 Birthday - Brian C Daley, U.S., sci-fi author, Exploits of Han Solo, Tron

1947 Event - Schilderijenvervalser Han of Meegeren to 1 years jail sentenced

1947 Event - Trial of art forger Han of Meegeren begins in Amsterdam

1944 Death - Han Yong-woon, Zen teacher, dies in Seoul County, Korea at 65

1932 Birthday - Han J A Hansen [Jansen], Dutch journalist, King Comes!

1932 Birthday - Heere Heeresma, Dutch writer, Han de Wit goes in development aid

1931 Birthday - Han Jansen, Dutch painter

1917 Event - Han Yong-woon, found Zen awakening at Osean Monastery Korea

1910 Birthday - Ai Qing, born in Eastern China, modern Chinese poet, original name Jiang Zheng Han, influenced by Kant and Hegel, modern poet Mayakovsky and Belgian poet Verhaeren

1906 Birthday - Hendrikus G "Han" Hoekstra, poet, Ongerijmde life

1905 Event - Han Yong-woon [Bongwan, Manhae] (1879-1944) ordained a monk in Korea

1889 Birthday - Han [Henricus A] Van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger, Vermeer

1879 Birthday - Han Yong-woon, Hongsung County Korea, Zen teacher