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On 29 January in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

 

ON 29 JANUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on January 29, 2019

757: An Lushan, leader of a revolt against the Tang Dynasty and emperor of Yan, is murdered by his own son, An Qingxu
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/ancientchina/f/What-Was-The-An-Lushan-Rebellion.htm

An Lushan

1598: First assault of the Sino-Korean forces on the Japanese castle of Ulsan
https://wikivividly.com/wiki/Siege_of_Ulsan

1899: Birth of Qu Qiubai (瞿秋白)) Intellectuel and a leader of the Communist Party of China in the late 1920s, executed on. June 18, 1935
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qu_Qiubai
http://chinaperspectives.revues.org/1051?lang=fr
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/584.html

1947: United States announces end to its mediation efforts in China, and immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops

1953: Birth of Teresa Teng, Taiwanese singer who died On May 8, 1995 from a severe asthma attack
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teresa_Teng
http://www.angelfire.com/mt/tris19/teresa.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bv_cEeDlop0

1955: The Congress resolution giving the US président full power for defending Taiwan takes effect

1960: Birth of Cho-Liang Lin, Taiwanese violinist
http://cholianglin.com/about/
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/cho-liang-lin-mn0000160692

1967: End of the Macau 12-3 Incident
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/12-3_incident
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1375.html

1979: US president Jimmy Carter welcomes Chinese vice premier Deng Xiaoping following the establishment of diplomatic relations
http://www.bjreview.com.cn/special/2011-01/14/content_325314.htm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/deng-xiaoping-and-jimmy-carter-sign-accords
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:1979_Deng_Xiaoping_visit_to_the_United_States

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgPDqrVVT-A

2005: The first direct commercial flights from the mainland China (from Guangzhou) to Taiwan since 1949 arrived in Taipei. Shortly afterwards, a China Airlines carrier landed in Beijing

2012: Rebels in Sudan’s oil-producing border state of South Kordofan said on Sunday they were holding Chinese workers for their own safety after a battle with the Sudanese army
http://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFJOE81107I20120202

2018: Chinese rights lawyer Yu Wensheng charged with ‘subversion’
http://www.dw.com/en/chinese-rights-lawyer-yu-wensheng-charged-with-subversion/a-42351556
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2018/01/29/chinese-lawyer-yu-wensheng-held-secret-location-subversion-charges-urging-constitutional-reform/