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On 19 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on August 19, 2019

1944: Birth of Charles Wang, Chinese-born philanthropist

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_B._Wang

1963: Birth of Yip Sai Wing, Hong Kong musician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yip_Sai_Wing

1969: In a protest note, China mention 429 incidents with Soviet Union in the last two months

1970: The Chinese Community in South Africa is granted ‘White’ status

1972: Birth of Sammi Cheng Sau Man, Hong Kong singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sammi_Cheng

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

1996: Resumption of diplomatic relations between China and Niger after July 30, 1992 suspension

2012: Anti-Japanese protests spread across China over the weekend, and the landing of Japanese activists on a disputed island on Sunday sharply intensified tensions between the two countries.

http://www.euronews.com/2012/08/19/japan-china-tension-over-islands/