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On 24 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 24 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on February 24, 2019

1881: China and Russia sign the Sino-Russian Ili Treaty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Saint_Petersburg_(1881)
http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/St.+Petersburg+Treaty+of+1881

1933: League of Nations tells Japanese to pull out of Manchuria. Refusing to leave,  Japan withdraws from League of Nations
http://www.johndclare.net/league_of_nations6_news.htm

1935: Qu Qiubai, a pro-Soviet Chinese communist leader is captured by the Kuomintang forces. He will be sentenced to death one year later
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qu_Qiubai
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1927.html

1947: Birth of Adam Cheng, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Cheng

1962: Death of Hu Shi, Chinese philosopher and writer, born on December 17, 1891
http://www.chinaheritagequarterly.org/articles.php?searchterm=029_grieder.inc&issue=029
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hu_Shih

http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1899.html

1962: Beijing warns that U.S. military action in South Vietnam is “a direct threat” to North Vietnam, and therefore “seriously affects the security of China and the peace of Asia”

1997: Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, who died on 19 February is cremated http://edition.cnn.com/WORLD/9702/24/deng.funeral.am/
http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=860&dat=19970224&id=4YEeAAAAIBAJ&sjid=8coEAAAAIBAJ&pg=4589,3628888

1997-02-24 Deng cremated

2005: After losing legislative elections, Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian signs an agreement with James Soong in which he renounces to his principal anti-China objectives

2015: Death of Tyzen Hsiao, Taiwanese pianist, composer, and conductor, born on January 1, 1938 http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2015/02/26/2003612259 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tyzen_Hsiao
http://www.unsungcomposers.com/forum/index.php?topic=5511.0