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On 5 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 5 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on November 5, 2018

1921: Soviet Russia signs a treaty with Mongolia, temporarily supporting the new government against China and Japanese incursions
http://uca.edu/politicalscience/dadm-project/asiapacific-region/chinamongolia-1911-1946/

1939: Birth of Lobsang Tenzin, Tibetan religious leader, 5th Samdhong Rinpoche
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lobsang_Tenzin

1950: In Korean War,British and Australian forces halt the advancing Chinese during the Battle of Pakchon.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Pakchon
http://www.worldlibrary.org/articles/battle_of_pakchon
https://prezi.com/x7a-kxmyj333/the-battle-of-pakchon/

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1957: Birth of Yuan Man-Tzu, Hong Kong actress
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/fr/people.asp?id=2020

1971: Birth of Edmond Leung, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmond_Leung
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/leung_edmond.htm

1981: Birth of Yung Wai-ho, Hong Kong actor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1070679/

1981: Death of Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa, Tibetan spiritual figure, born on August 14, 1924
http://www.diamondway-buddhism.org/buddhist-teachers/hh-16th-karmapa/
http://kagyuoffice.org/kagyu-lineage/the-golden-rosary/16th-karmapa/

1986: USS Rentz  (FFG-46), USS Reeves (DLG-24) and USS Oldendorf (DD-972) visit Qingdao (Tsing  Tao) China — the first US Naval visit to China since 1949

2007: China’s first  lunar satellite, Chang’e 1 goes into orbit around the Moon

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUcD9M3cxaQ
http://www.cctv.com/english/special/Change1/01/index.shtml

2008: China’s  president congratulates Barack Obama on his victory in the US presidential  election, saying he looked forward to opening a new chapter of China-US ties
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/11/200811595310174184.html