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On 29 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

29 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 29, 2019

87 BC: Death of Emperor Wu of Han of China, born on June 7, 156 BC
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wu_of_Han

682: Death of Sun Simiao (Sun Sssu) Chinese physician “China’s king of medicine”
http://www.lingshu.org/Cla/Sun%20Si-miao.htm

http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2823.html

1816: Birth of Tsultrim Gyatso, 10th Dalai Lama who died in 1837
http://www.treasuryoflives.org/biographies/view/Tenth-Dalai-Lama-Tsultrim-Gyatso/4314

 1850: In China, Xianfeng, born on July 17, 1831, becomes the 8th emperor of the Qing dynasty. He died on August 22, 1861
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xianfeng_Emperor

1951: The Chinese reject MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea

1953: During the Korean War, on United Nations, the talks on the prisoners of war question resume

1974: While ploughing, a Chinese peasant discover the grave of the first Chinese emperor’s terra cotta army
http://www.livescience.com/22454-ancient-chinese-tomb-terracotta-warriors.html

2013: Chinese Police arrest the brother-in-law of China’s jailed Nobel peace prize winner Liu Xiaobo on fraud charges, in what the family said is the latest act of official retaliation
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/mar/29/chinese-liu-xiaobo-brother-fraud

Holidays and observances

Taiwan: Youth Day