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On 29 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 29 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND  TAIWAN

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Updated on August 29, 2019

1842: The Treaty of Nanking signing ends the First Opium War and gives Hong Kong to the British
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Nanking
http://china.usc.edu/treaty-nanjing-nanking-1842
http://nankingtreaty.blogspot.fr/2015/01/engraving-of-signing.html

1919: Birth of Wu Guanzhong, Chinese painter, who died on June 26, 2010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wu_Guanzhong
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Wu+Guanzhong&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=MK9aTuC0NpCs-gbQ99mgDA&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CCoQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=643

1922: Under Comintern instructions, the Communist Party of China Central Committee decides that all party members have to join the KMT
www.republicanchina.org/USSR-CominternKMT-CCP.pdf

1950: Taiwan question is put on United Nations Security Council agenda

1955: Death of Chinese dramatist Hong Shen, born on December 31, 1894
http://wiki.china.org.cn/wiki/index.php/Hong_Shen

1966: In Beijing, during the Cultural Revolution, start of a two-day demonstrations in front of the Soviet Union embassy

1980: Birth of Nicholas Tse, Hong Kong singer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicholas_Tse
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/tse_nic.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GR4ZC3jJeNw&feature=fvsr