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On 26 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on February 26, 2019

1233: During the Mongol–Jin War, the Mongols capture Kaifeng, the capital of the Jin Dynasty, after besieging it for months

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongol_siege_of_Kaifeng

1901: In China, two leaders of the Boxer Revolt, Chi Xiu and Xu Chengyou, are publicly beheaded

1914: Death of Zhao Bingjun, third Premier of the Republic of China, probably poisoned by Yuan Shikai
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhao_Bingjun

1969: Birth of Wang Dan, one of the students leaders in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Dan
http://edition.cnn.com/2005/US/10/05/cnn25.wang.tan/index.html

1980: Birth of Alex Fong, Hong Kong singer
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/fong_lik_sun.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMAn3Rf8F3g

2011: Death of Zhu Guangya, one of China’s “two bombs and one satellite” father, born on December 25, 1924
http://english.cntv.cn/program/china24/20120206/108832.shtml
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2061.html