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On 28 July in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 28 JULY IN CHINESE HISTORY INCLUDING TAIWAN

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Updated on July 28, 2019

1868: In Washington, China and the United States sign the Burlingame-Seward treaty
http://history.state.gov/milestones/1866-1898/burlingame-seward-treaty
http://academic.udayton.edu/race/02rights/treaty1868.htm
http://thomasnastcartoons.com/resources/the-burlingame-treaty-of-1868/

1934: Birth of Lau Kar-leung, Chinese actor, martial artist, and director who died on June 25, 2013
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lau_Kar-leung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=babDrd26og4

1961: Birth of Harlem Yu, Taiwanese singer/songwriter
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harlem_Yu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0wL34OesuY

1965: Birth of Priscilla Chan, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Priscilla_Chan

1976: The Tangshan earthquake measuring between 7.8 and 8.2 magnitude flattens Tangshan, the People’s Republic of China, killing 242,769 and injuring 164,851
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/28/newsid_4132000/4132109.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/worst-modern-earthquake

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afB8g22OEqI

2009: Uighur activist Rebiya Kadeer arrives in Japan for a visit, prompting an angry reaction from China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8171791.stm