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On 6 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 6 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 6, 2019

926: Death of Emperor Taizu of Liao, born in 872
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Taizu_of_Liao

1899: U.S. secretary of state John Hay circulates a letter arguing for an Open Door policy with regard to trade with China, rather than one that would carve up China into European spheres of influence

1926: The Kuomintang Chinese nationalist forces led by Chiang Kai-shek reach Hankou at the confluence of the Han and the Yangtze rivers; Hankou becomes the Kuomintang capital

1941: The Battle of Changsha (September 6 – October 8, 1941) is Japan’s second attempt in taking the city of Changsha, China, the capital of Hunan Province as part of the second Sino-Japanese War
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Changsha_(1941)
https://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=183

1948: Birth of Samuel Hui, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Hui

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErGjJ-SjBQ4

1963: First of a nine-part series on the Sino-Soviet split, published in the Beijing People’s Daily and in a Communist Party journal, blames the serious, but not yet irreparable split on the Soviets.The series runs through July 13, 1964

1981: Birth of Yumiko Cheng, Hong Kong singer
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/cheng_yumiko.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02WJIdrITZk

2003: In Taipei, 100 000 separatists demonstrate for the change of name from Republic of China to Taiwan

2013: China’s president and Japan’s prime minister held a brief, surprise meeting at a Group of 20 summit in Russia in the first contact since tensions flared a year ago in an island dispute.
http://asiancorrespondent.com/113017/leaders-of-china-japan-hold-brief-talk-at-g20/