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On 10 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 10 JULY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on July 10, 2019

649: Death of Li Shimin, second Chinese Tang dynasty emperor (626-649) under the name of Taizong, born on January 23, 599
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizong_of_Tang
http://www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/history/tang/emperor_taizong.htm

1519: Zhu Chenhao declares the Ming Dynasty emperor Zhengde a usurper, beginning the Prince of Ning rebellion, and leads his army north in an attempt to capture Nanjing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_of_Ning_rebellion

1961: Birth of Jacky Cheung, Hong Kong singer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacky_Cheung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxvjnzW1Zsc

1970: Negotiations between China and Soviet Union on border rivers resume

2007: Former head of China’s State Food and Drug Administration Zheng Xiaoyu is executed for corruption
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6286698.stm

2008: After more a decade of controversial, anti-racism bill is approved by Legislators in Hong Kong

2012: A Chinese bishop Ma Daqin who publicly quit the state-sanctioned Catholic Church and was made bishop with the pope’s approval was taken away by officials last weekend and is being held in his seminary
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18778655