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On 23 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 23 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on February 23, 2019

1100: Death of Chinese Emperor Zhezong, born in January 1076
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Zhezong_of_Song

1464: Death of Chinese Emperor Zhengtong (1435-1449) and again from 1457 to 1464 under the name of Tianshen, born on November 29, 1427
http://www.mingtombs.eu/emp/06zhengtong/zhengtong.html
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Ming/personsmingyingzong.html

1873: Birth of Liang Qichao, Chinese scholar, who died on January 19, 1929
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liang_Qichao
http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199920082/obo-9780199920082-0136.xml
http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/special/china_1950_democratic.htm

1885: During the Sino-French War, French Army captures Dong Dang

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_%C4%90%E1%BB%93ng_%C4%90%C4%83ng_(1885)

1933: Japan starts invasion of China, north of the Great Wall

1951: Death of Chinese famous educator Zhang Boling, born on April 5, 1876
http://bdcconline.net/en/stories/zhang-boling
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Boling

1953: Birth of Kenny Bee, Hong Kong singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenny_Bee

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCXD1gyrD8s

2004: In Beijing, second round of talks in the Six-countries Conference (Koreas, China, Japan, USA, Russia) trying to put an end to the nuclear crisis in North Korea). No agreement reached

2012: Envoys from the United States and North Korea meet in Beijing for their first talks on dismantling Pyongyang’s nuclear programme since the death of Kim Jong-il

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/24/world/asia/us-and-north-korean-officials-meet-for-talks-in-china.html?_r=1&ref=asia

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/02/201222354626464321.html