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On 24 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

Lao She

ON 24 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on August 24, 2019

1101: Death of Song writer Su Shi, born on January 8, 1037
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Su_Shi
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8250.html

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DaQ7hDxFZzQ

1966: Suicide of Lao She, one of the most famous Chinese writers, born on February 3, 1899
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Lao_She
http://hum.uchicago.edu/faculty/ywang/history/LaoShe.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8273.html

Lao She

1967: Lam Bun, Hong Kong radio commentator is murdered, born in 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lam_Bun

1979: Birth of Elva Hsiao, Taiwanese singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elva_Hsiao

1981: Birth of Jiro Wang, Taiwanese singer, actor, model
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Jiro_Wang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoGgv2pqXXU

1992: China and South Korea establish diplomatic relations
http://articles.latimes.com/1992-08-24/news/mn-5421_1_south-korea

1995: Harry Wu, human right activist is expelled by China after he was convicted of spying
https://www.ifex.org/china/1995/08/24/government_expels_harry_wu_after/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Wu

2008: 29th Olympic Games closes at Beijing, China

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuU-AXa3tYo