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On 19 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1925-06-19 General strike begins

ON 19 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on June 19, 2019

1052: Death of Fan Zhongyan, politician and literary figure during the Song dynasty, born in 989
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fan_Zhongyan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JY_NSoaaaVg

1505: Chine Emperor Zhengde is enthroned. He will reign up to April 1521
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhengde_Emperor
http://www.mingtombs.eu/emp/10zhengde/zhengde.html

1925: Pushed by Chinese communist party, Hong Kong anti-imperialist general strikes begin. They will end on October 10, 1926
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canton%E2%80%93Hong_Kong_strike
http://nvdatabase.swarthmore.edu/content/unions-and-students-hong-kong-and-canton-strike-boycott-against-british-imperial-rule-1925-1
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&ved=0CEQQFjAE&url=http%3A%2F%2Fcore.ac.uk%2Fdownload%2Fpdf%2F1145945.pdf&ei=G_KCVZDeAoWqU6vCgXg&usg=AFQjCNHs5783n8ho4Ce1ZiFBisVIStwCQg&sig2=ma3wuSo6x72iycVwdFn4bA
1925-06-19 General strike begins

1978: Soviet Union says that the Amity and Peace Treaty project between China and Japan is a threat for the in Far East

1982: Birth of Joe Cheng, Taiwanese actor
http://yeinjee.com/asianpop/joe-cheng-profile-and-biography/
http://images.google.fr/images?q=Joe+Cheng&hl=fr&lr=lang_en&safe=off&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=X&oi=images&ct=title

2009: Mass riots involving over 10,000 people and 10,000 police officers break out in Shishou, China, over the dubious circumstances surrounding the death of a local chef.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shishou

2012: Speaking at the University of Westminster, the Dalai Lama calls for “realistic” expectations on Tibet’s future, reasserting his belief that “complete independence is out of the question”
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/tibet/9342293/Dalai-Lama-maintains-middle-way-for-Tibet.html

2013: Igor Morgulov, the Russian deputy foreign minister, says Moscow will stay out of the territorial disputes involving China, the Philippines and Vietnam over islands in the South China Sea