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On 1st June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 1st JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on 1 June 2019

195 BC: Death of Gaozu (Liu Bang), first emperor (202-195 BC) of the Chinese Han dynasty
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/han/liubang.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Bang

719: Birth of Yang Guifei, concubine of Tang emperor Xuanzong who died on July 15, 756
http://www.chinatownology.com/yang_gui_fei.html
http://journeyeast.tripod.com/yang_guifei.html

1215: Beijing, then under the Jurchen Emperor Xuanzong of Jin is captured by the Mongols under Genghis Kan, ending the Battle of Beijing, then named Zhongdu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Zhongdu

1215-06-01 Battle of Zhongdu

1662: Death of Zhu Youlang, Prince of Gui, who has been the fourth and last emperor (Yongli) of the Southern Ming dynasty of China, born on November 1, 1623
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhu_Youlang

Emperor Yongli

1813: Birth of Évariste Huc, French missionary in China and explorer in Mongolia and in Tibet, who died on March 26, 1860
http://home.newadvent.org/cathen/07510a.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%89variste_R%C3%A9gis_Huc

1864: Death of Hong Xiuquan, leader of the Taiping Rebellion against the Chinese Qing dynasty, born on January 1st, 1814
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Xiuquan
http://www.bestchinanews.com/History/3189.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5320.html

1952: First unofficial trade agreement between Japan and PRC

1965: In China, all the ranks of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) are abolished

1970: Birth of Rene Liu Ruo Ying, Taiwanese actress, singer, song-writer and writer
http://yummycelebrities.com/2006/04/21/rene-liu/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ren%C3%A9_Liu

 2003: China begins filling the reservoir behind the Three Gorges dam on the Yangzijiang
http://internationalrivers.org/china/three-gorges-dam

2015 : China and South Korea formally sign a free-trade agreement that would remove most tariffs between Asia’s largest and fourth-largest economies, whose trade is already worth more than US$200 billion
https://www.cnbc.com/2014/11/11/why-china-south-korea-trade-pact-is-a-win-win.html