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On 23 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 23 JULY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on July 23, 2018

1227: Death of Qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist master, born in 1148
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qiu_Chuji

1921: In Shanghai, opening of the first Chinese Communist Party first national congress
http://www.chinatoday.com/org/cpc/cpc_1st_congress_standing_polibureau.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/7111.html

1954: A civil British plane is shot down by chinese fighters off Hainan island. That will lead to the first Taiwan crisis in August

1959: Mao Zedong speech at Lushan Conference or Eighth plenum of the eighth Central committee to discuss the Great Leap Forward
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/mao/selected-works/volume-8/mswv8_34.htm