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On 14 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 14 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 14, 2019

1910: Death of Huo Yuanjia, Chinese martial artist, born in 1868
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huo_Yuanjia

1988: Liu Huaqing, who will modernized the Chinese Navy, is promoted admiral
http://www.franzbleeker.de/liuhuaqing.html

1993: Most famous Chinese dissident Wei Jingsheng, in jail since 1979, is freed. (again arrested few months later)
http://articles.latimes.com/1993-09-14/news/mn-35002_1_wei-jingsheng
 

Wei Jingsheng

1998: Death of Yang Shangkun, Chinese marshal and president of the republic (1987-1992)
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8789.html

2012: Six Chinese ships enter waters surrounding a disputed island chain claimed by both China and Japan amid deteriorating relations between the two regional powers, prompting Japan to summon its Chinese ambassador in protest
http://www.france24.com/en/20120914-china-defies-japan-sending-ships-disputed-islands-diaoyu-senkaku
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201291445921803663.html