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On 5 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 5 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 5, 2019

917: Liu Yan declares himself emperor, establishing the Southern Han state in southern China, at his capital of Panyu. He will reign up to June 10, 946

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Yan_(emperor)

1971: Death of Chinese painter Pan Tianshou, born on March 14, 1897
http://www.widewalls.ch/artist/pan-tianshou/
http://www.chinaonlinemuseum.com/gallery-pan-tianshou.php
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=12&ved=0CGIQFjALahUKEwjuh-Td-t3HAhUDfRoKHeoJA6w&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.eastasianhistory.org%2Fsites%2Fdefault%2Ffiles%2Farticle-content%2F15-16%2FEAH15-16_04.pdf&usg=AFQjCNGlUFijmANkYKVPErDKvZHGNqiHbg&sig2=r0nemUIDNOiqmYgLNckgdw

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilQxmhGByyA

1978: Birth of Yu Nan, Chinese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Nan
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0950544/


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xcefna_yu-nan-dedicace_creation

1982: Birth of Cyndi Wang (Wang Xin-ling), Taiwanese actress and singer
http://women.stareastasia.com/cyndi-wang/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stg52TKbROI

2012: Wang Lijun, former police chief who revealed details of a major Communist Party scandal (Bo Xilai) is charged with attempted defection, abuse of power, and taking bribes
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/9523208/Neil-Heywood-murder-Bo-Xilai-police-chief-charged-with-defection.html

2016: Two years after tens of thousands of young people poured on to the streets of Hong Kong to issue an unprecedented call for political change, a new generation of pro-democracy activists gains a foothold in power in the former British colony
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/sep/05/hong-kong-poll-pro-independence-activists-poised-to-win-seats-in-record-turnout
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/09/counting-key-hong-kong-elections-160905035900730.html

2017: Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen names Tainan City Mayor Lai Ching-te as replacement for outgoing Premier Lin Chuan
http://www.taiwantoday.tw/news.php?unit=2&post=120984
https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Policy-Politics/Taiwan-s-next-premier-thought-to-be-China-moderate?page=2