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On 24 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 24 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 24, 2019

1970 : Birth of Jia Zhangke, Chinese filmmaker
https://gbtimes.com/jia-zhangke-the-introspective-filmmaker-of-a-global-china
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0422605/

1980: Birth of Cecilia Cheung, Hong Kong actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cecilia_Cheung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFtCCQim7Xw

2002: Death of Xi Zhongxun, Chinese moderate leader, father of Xi Jinping, born on October 15, 1913
http://chinese-leaders.org/xi-zhongxun/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xi_Zhongxun
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4871.html

2015 : Prominent Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) wins the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival in France on Sunday with his first martial arts film “The Assassin” (聶隱娘)
http://focustaiwan.tw/news/aedu/201505250002.aspx
http://focustaiwan.tw/news/aedu/201505250025.aspx
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3508840/

2018: Burkina Faso breaks ties with Taiwan in fresh blow to island
http://www.asiapacificstar.com/news/257341476/burkina-faso-breaks-ties-with-taiwan-in-fresh-blow-to-island
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2147644/burkina-faso-cuts-diplomatic-ties-taiwan
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2018/05/25/2003693688