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On 27 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1993-04-27 Wang-Koo

ON 27 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 27, 2019

1644: Beijing falls to forces led by rebel Li Zicheng
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Zicheng

1848: Birth of Chinese scholar and diplomat Huang Zunxian who died on March 28, 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huang_Zunxian
http://www.academia.edu/3625897/._Huang_Zunxian_%E9%BB%83%E9%81%B5%E6%86%B2_1848-1905_and_His_Association_with_Meiji_Era_Japanese_Literati_Bunjin_%E6%96%87%E4%BA%BA_The_Formation_of_the_Early_Meiji_Canon_of_Kanshi_

1856: Empress Xiaoqin is promoted to second-class concubine with the title Yifei. This followed her giving birth to the future Tongzhi emperor (r.1862-1874). Empress Xiaoqin eventually will become the Empress Dowager Ci Xi (1835-1908)

1906: Convention Between Great Britain and China Respecting Tibet. II. The Government of Great Britain engages not to annex Tibetan territory or to interfere in the administration of Tibet. The Government of China also undertakes not to permit any other foreign State to interfere with the territory or internal administration of Tibet
http://tibetjustice.org/materials/treaties/treaties11.html

1910: Birth of Chiang Ching-kuo, son of Chiang Kai-shek and president of the ROC (Taiwan) from May 1978 to his death on January 13, 1988
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Chiang_Ching-kuo

1916: Death of Sheng Xuanhuai important modernist official of the late Qing dynasty, born on November 4, 1844
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheng_Xuanhuai

Sheng Xuanhuai

1959: Liu Shaoqi becomes president of the People’s Republic of China, replacing Mao Zedong who stays chairman of the CCP
http://alphahistory.com/chineserevolution/liu-shaoqi/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uk55RdC0Hk

1959: The last Canadian missionary leaves the People’s Republic of China

1972: Birth of Chinese actress Ning Jing
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ning_Jing
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/ning_jing.htm

1989: The April 27 demonstrations, student-led protests responding to the April 26 Editorial, during the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989
https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=April%2027%20demonstrations

1993: Opening of the first”Wang-Koo talks” held in Singapore marking the first official discussions between Beijing and Taipei
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang-Koo_summit

http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3584.html
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDkQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdigitalcommons.law.umaryland.edu%2Fcgi%2Fviewcontent.cgi%3Farticle%3D1118%26context%3Dmscas&ei=iRE9VcyiKsXbaJ6egOgG&usg=AFQjCNEnOsTMZx2LwsRJdR-Jl0JZsziq2g&sig2=RwnVkswUc80di8xIuzk6yg

http://www.chinaembassy.org.sg/eng/dszyhd/t165679.htm

1993-04-27 Wang-Koo

1997: Death of Peng Zhen, former mayor of Beijing and chairman of the National People Assembly, born on October 12, 1902
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9804E7D91431F934A15757C0A961958260
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/obituary-peng-zhen-1259062.html

2005: In China, the standing committee of the National Assembly decides that the successor of the chief executive of Hong Kong, Tung Chee-hwa who have resigned, will just finish his term

2011: The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration of the Dalai Lama  declares Dr Lobsang Sangay as the third kalon tripa (prime minister)
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13205481

2012: One of China’s best-known dissidents, Chen Guangcheng, has escaped from house arrest and has

2012: One of China’s best-known dissidents, Chen Guangcheng, has escaped from house arrest and has released a video addressed to Premier Wen Jiabao.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865465
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865440
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/04/201242794558183774.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17877005


2013: Death of Aloysius Jin Luxian, Chinese bishop, born born on June 20, 1916
http://www.catholicworldreport.com/Item/2220/the_death_of_chinas_most_famous__powerful_bishop.aspx
http://metronews.ca/news/world/656340/shanghai-bishops-successor-caught-in-beijing-vatican-power-struggle/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcH0NlAVh1A