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On 26 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY INCLUDING TAIWAN

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Updated on March 26, 2019

1887: By the Lisbon Protocol on the relations between the two countries, China accepts the perpetual occupation and administration of Macao by the Portuguese, confirmed by the sino-portuguese treaty of Beijing  on December 1.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Portuguese_Treaty_of_Peking

1895: Japanese troops take the total control of the Pescadores Islands in Taiwan Strait
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pescadores_Campaign_(1895)

1943: Birth of San Mao, Taiwanese writer who commited suicide on January 4, 1991 http://www.womenofchina.cn/html/womenofchina/report/88989-1.htm

1964: Birth of Hai Zi, Chinese Poet who committed suicide on March 26 1989 on his 25th birthday
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai_Zi
http://www.mellenpress.com/mellenpress.cfm?bookid=6440&pc=9

 

1976: Death of Lin Yutang, Chinese writer, born on October 10, 1895
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/lin-yutang-3314.php
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3236.html

1987: End of the negotiations between China and Portugal on the restitution of Macao to China in December 1999
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3284.html

1989: Suicide of Hai Zi, Chinese poet, born on March 26, 1964, see above
http://www.ralphmag.org/GE/hai-zi.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hai_Zi

Hai Zi suicide

2005: The Taiwanese government calls on one million Taiwanese to demonstrate in Taipei, in opposition to the Anti-Secession Law of the People’s Republic of China voted on 14 March (see at this date)http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/editorials/archives/2005/03/09/2003245546
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4382971.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_pictures/4384279.stm

2012: In a rare show of unity, South Korea, China and Russia urge Pyongyang to scrap its plan to launch a long-range rocket and focus instead on improving the livelihoods of its people

2016: The Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) elects former deputy legislative speaker Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) as the party’s first chairwoman in its more than 100-year history
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2016/03/27/2003642525

2017 : Former chief secretary Carrie Lam is elected as chief executive, becoming the first female leader of Hong Kong
http://edition.cnn.com/2017/03/25/asia/hong-kong-chief-executive/index.html
http://www.euronews.com/2017/03/26/hong-kong-gets-a-new-leader
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/hknews/2017-03/26/content_15591889.html
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2017/03/26/breaking-carrie-lam-elected-hong-kongs-first-female-leader/