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On 22 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 22 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 22, 2019

1912: Tsinghua University, one of mainland China’s leading universities, is founded
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsinghua_University

1948: People’s Liberation Army regained Yan’an, the former capital of Mao Zedong after the Long March

1951: During the Korean War, the Chinese People’s Volunteer Army begin assaulting positions defended by the Royal Australian Regiment and the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry at the Battle of Kapyong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kapyong
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/11/09/korean-war-battle-of-kapyong-among-canadas-greatest-victories/

1955: Birth of Johnnie To, Hong Kong film director and producer
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0864775/
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/to_johnnie.htm

2014: The United States and countries bordering the Pacific sign a deal to reduce the chance of accidental clashes at sea
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27118587