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On 16 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 16 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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 Updated on April 16, 2019

1918: Birth of Hsuan Hua, influential Buddhist master, who died on June 7, 1995
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hsuan_Hua

1960: In a Communist Party journal, Beijing attacks the Soviet leadership as “revisionist,” in the first public indication of a Sino-Soviet split

1965: Birth of Michael Wong Man Tak, Hong Kong actor and director
http://www.hkfilm.net/mwong.htm
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=161

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XIbuFSh_og

1971: Birth of Moses Chan, Hong Kong actor
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=260

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9WihRzgaD3w

1974: Birth in Beijing of Xu Jinglei Chinese actress, film director, singer and writer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Jinglei
http://asianwiki.com/Jinglei_Xu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9IgrBKEkdw

1976: Birth of Shu Qi (Hsu Chi), Taiwanese actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0795517/
http://www.shuqi.org/profile/biography.shtml

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3jdJaR9Vts

1992: China for the first time contributes to UN peacekeepers by sending a military group to Phnom Penh

2011: Taiwan’s opposition DPP Party leader and presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen calls for sexual tolerance, just days after a rival politician tried to make an issue of her sexual orientation
http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20110416-274019.html

2017: China and Nepal begin their first-ever joint military exercises, a move likely to rattle India as Beijing boosts its influence in the region
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2088059/nepal-china-begin-first-ever-joint-military-exercises
http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-04-16/first-ever-nepal-china-joint-military-training-begins.html