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On 15 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

 

ON 15 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 15, 2019

1549: Saint Francis Xavier leaves Goa to Malacca and Hong Kong

1914: China refuses to accept the proposed McMahon Line between Tibet and India saying that Tibet is not sovereign et cannot sign treaties

Mc Mahon Line 2

1946: Soviet forces withdraw from Manchuria . Chinese Nationalists et Communists compete for the conquest of the region

1959: Birth of Fruit Chan, Hong Kong film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fruit_Chan
http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=12

1960: Visit of Chinese Prime Minister  Zhou Enlai to Burma, India and Nepal, up to 30 April

1976: China and India restore their diplomatic relations suspended since the 1962 war

1989: The death of Hu Yaobang, former General secretary of the Communist party of China, born on 20 November 1915, starts the Tiananmen Square protest of 1989
http://www.nytimes.com/1989/04/16/obituaries/hu-yaobang-ex-party-chief-in-china-dies-at-73.html?scp=5&sq=china&st=nyt&scp=1&sq=Hu%20Yaobang&st=cse
http://www.learntoquestion.com/seevak/groups/2003/sites/tiananmen/leftsidelinks/bios/hu_yao_bang.html
http://www.scmp.com/topics/hu-yaobang