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On 15 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 15 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 15, 2019

220: Death of Cao Cao, king of Wei State (China), born in 155
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Cao-Cao
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1984.html

221: Liu Bei, a Chinese warlord and member of the Han royal house, declares himself emperor of Shu-Han and claims his legitimate succession of the Han dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Bei
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2459.html

280: Sun Hao of Eastern Wu surrenders to Sima Yan who begins the Jin dynasty
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Hao
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_Wu
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wu_of_Jin

446: Wei ruler, Emperor Taiwu, began a brutal suppression of Buddhism — all Buddhist temples, texts and art were to be destroyed, and the monks were to be executed
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taiwu_of_Northern_Wei
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2332.html

446-03-15 suppression du bouffhisme

 1638: Birth of the Chinese Emperor Shunzhi, who died on February 5, 1661
http://gabrielexperience.blogspot.fr/2008/09/shunzhi-emperor.html
http://www.walfc.org/project/emperor-shunzhi-r-1644-1661/

1944: Birth of Chi Cheng, Taiwanese athlete and politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chi_Cheng_(athlete)
http://www.adriansprints.com/2011/08/chi-cheng-greatest-asian-sprinter-of.html

1955: The former Kuomintang general Wei Lihuang, Chinese hero of the Burma war,  who fled to Hong Kong in 1949, return to the mainland
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wei_Lihuang
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3101.html

Wei Lihuang et Mao

 1969: End of two-day fighting between Soviet Union and China on Issuri river. Moscow says that its forces have killed at least 800 Chinese, conceading 60 deads (see 14 March)

1973: The last three U.S. prisoners held in China are released

1977: Birth of Yang Xuefei, Chinese classical guitarist
http://www.xuefeiyang.com/biography.html

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

2003: CCP General secretary Hu Jintao succeeds  Jiang Zemin as president of the PRC
http://en.people.cn/data/people/hujintao.shtml

http://www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/people/hu-jintao.html
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2791.html

2013: Li Keqiang named as China’s prime minister. He replaces Wen Jiabao, and for the next 10 years will be responsible for the day-to-day guiding of government policy, and overseeing the economy
http://www.euronews.com/2013/03/15/li-keqiang-becomes-china-s-prime-minister/
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/03/20133152423533287.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-21796641