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On 2 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 2 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 2, 2019

1862: Birth of the briefly first Prime Minister of the Republic of China Tang Shaoyi who died on September 30, 1938
http://www.thechinastory.org/ritp/tong-shao-yi-tang-shaoyi-%E5%94%90%E7%B4%B9%E5%84%80/

1875: Birth of Shen Junru,Chinese political figure, first President of the Supreme People’s Court of China, chairman of the China Democratic League who died on June 11, 1963
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shen_Junru

1900: US stateman John Hay announces the Open Door Policy to promote trade with China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Door_Policy

1905: In the Russo-Japanese war, Port Arthur Russian garrison surrenders
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/russian-fleet-surrenders-at-port-Arthur
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Port_Arthur

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1932-Japanese occupation of Jinzhou northeast of China
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jinzhou_Operation

1942: Chinese forces defeat the Japanese army in one fight of the third Changsha Battle
http://francefightson.yuku.com/topic/394/APOD-China-The-Third-Battle-of-Changsha#.VKV8B73LTZ4

1942-01-02 Victoire chinoise à Changsha

1951: Birth of Tsui Hark, Hong Kong filmmaker
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsui_Hark
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/tsui_hark.htm

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

1955: The establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Yugoslavia
https://www.marxists.org/subject/yugoslavia/maoism/

1980: China and Ecuador establish diplomatic relations
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/China%E2%80%93Ecuador_relations

2011: One of Hong Kong’s most influential campaigners for democracy and human rights, Szeto Wah, born on February 28, 1931  dies after a long battle with cancer, aged 79
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12104463
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Szeto_Wah

2011: The first oil pipeline linking the world’s biggest oil producer, Russia, and the world’s biggest consumer of energy, China, has begun operating. The pipeline, running between Siberia and the northeastern Chinese city of Daqing, will allow a rapid increase in oil exports between the two countries
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12103865
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/The-first-oil-pipeline-between-Russia-and-China-now-operating-20411.html