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On 24 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 24 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on June 24, 2019

1398: Death of Hongwu (Zhu Yuanzhang), first emperor (1368-1398) of the Chinese Ming dynasty, born on October 21, 1328
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongwu_Emperor

1622: The Dutch attempt to capture Macau from the Portugueses fails
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Macau

1931: Xiang Zhongfa, Head of Chinese Communist Party, born in 1880, is executed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xiang_Zhongfa

2008: A Japanese warship calls in China for the first time since World War II
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7470518.stm

2012: China successfully completes its first ever manual docking of a spacecraft with another space module. Astronauts on the Shenzhou-9 spacecraft docked with the Tiangong-1 lab module without relying on an automated system.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18567115

2015: China blocks an Indian move at the United Nations to seek an explanation from Pakistan for releasing from prison an alleged mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/china-blocks-un-action-against-pakistan-concerning-mumbai-terror-attack