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On 13 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 13 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 13, 2019

5 BC: Birth of Emperor Guangwu of Han, ruler of China who died on March 29, 57
https://www.wikiwand.com/en/Emperor_Guangwu_of_Han
http://totallyhistory.com/liu-xiu/
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/133827-liu-xiu-decisive-emperor-of-great-mercy/

1904: Treaty between China and the United States opening the Manchuria ports and the city of Mukden to foreigners

1904: The fourth and final Japanese appeal proposes that Russia concedes influence in Korea while Japan concedes influence in Manchuria, with Russia respecting Chinese territorial integrity in Manchuria – the appeal is regarded by Russia as an ultimatum

1906: Birth of Zhou Youguang, Chinese linguist, father of pinyin, who died on January 14, 2017
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17455067
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/feb/21/china
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/zhou-youguang-google-honours-today-180112133907283.html

Zhou Youguang

1911: Birth of Chinese general Yang Dezhi who died on October 25, 1994
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Dezhi
http://www.paulnoll.com/Korea/War/General-Yang-Dezhi.html

1932: Birth of Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, bishop of Hong Kong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Cardinal_Zen
http://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/documentation/cardinali_biografie/cardinali_bio_zen-se-kiun_j.html

1941: Ye Ting, the commander of the New Fourth Army which is surrounded by Kuomintang forces is arrested has he goes to the nationalist forces headquarter to negociate
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye_Ting

1946: The Committee of Three (USA, nationalists and communists) sign an agreement for a cease-fire and a reorganization of the Chinese forces integrating the communist forces

1950: Soviet resolution to grant the P.R.C. admission to the United Nations is defeated.The U.S.S.R. delegate stages a second walkout, announcing a Soviet boycott of the Security Council until it ousts the Nationalist Chinese delegate and seats Beijing

1973: Birth of Gloria Yip, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Yip
http://www.staroriental.com/nav/soeg/thm,afr.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Q0T4jLuJGs

1975: First meeting of the China’s National people’s Congress since ten years. Amendment of the 1954 constitution

1988: Death of Taiwanese president Chiang Ching-kuo. Lee Teng-hui becomes president
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Chiang_Ching-kuo.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiang_Ching-kuo
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/lee-teng-hui
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/720.html