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On 19 December in Chinese history, Taiwan and Hong Kong

ON 19 DECEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, TAIWAN AND HONG KONG

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Updated on December 19, 2018

1788: Chinese troops occupy capital Thang Long, in Vietnam

1967: Birth of Frankie Lam, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankie_Lam
http://www.spcnet.tv/Frankie-Lam-Man-Lung-ac31.html#.UrGrk3eA1Ms

1984: Signature of the agreement between United Kingdom and China for the return of Hong Kong to China on 1st July 1997


http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/december/19/newsid_2538000/2538857.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/britain-agrees-to-return-hong-kong-to-china
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-British_Joint_Declaration
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11582.html

1984: China People’s Republic performs nuclear test at Lop Nor

1986: In Shanghai, students demonstrate, demanding democracy

1988: Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi arrives in China for a five days visit, a first in 35 years
http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/ziliao_665539/3602_665543/3604_665547/t18017.shtml
http://www.tribuneindia.com/2009/20090322/spectrum/main1.htm

1988-12-21 Gandhi-Deng

1998: Death of scholar and writer Qian Zhongshu, author of “Besieged Fortress”, born on November 21, 1910
http://www.thechinabeat.org/?tag=qian-zhongshu
http://www.thenanfang.com/blog/china-marks-15th-anniversary-of-novelist-qian-zhongshus-death/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11698.html

2010: Prime Minister Wen Jiabao of China praised Pakistan’s efforts to combat terrorism and promised to further advance the two countries’ strategic partnership and economic cooperation in a speech to the Parliament which capped his three-day visit to Pakistan
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/20/world/asia/20pstan.html?_r=1&ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12031476

2016: Norway and China resume diplomatic relations and negotiations on a free-trade agreement, ending a six-year diplomatic freeze caused by the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to a Chinese dissident
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2055782/norway-china-restart-diplomatic-ties-after-row-over
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/nation/2016-12/19/content_15544819.html