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On 4 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 4 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 4, 2019

150: Birth of the Eastern Han famous physician Zhang Zhongjing who died in 219
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Zhongjing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/1807.html

581: Yang Jian establish the short-lived Sui Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wen_of_Sui
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sui_dynasty
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/2720.html

895: Birth of Liu Zhiyuan, Chinese emperor, founder of the Later Han dynasty who died on March 10, 948
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zhiyuan

1238: The Battle of the Sit River is fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdalduring the Mongol invasion of Russia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River
http://familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Battle_of_the_Sit_River_(1238)

1238 Battle of Sith River

1894: Great fire in Shanghai. Over 1,000 buildings are destroyed
http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/13946467

1895: The Japanese take Niuchang city (Manchuria)
http://sinojapanesewar.com/Manchuria.htm

1904: During the Russo-Japanese war, Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops
http://cnparm.home.texas.net/Wars/RusJp/RusJp02.htm

1911: Death of Li Lianying, Imperial eunuch, born on November 12, 1848
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Lianying

1952: China accuses the USA to use bacteriological war in the war of Korea

1969: Birth of Annie Shizuka Inoh, Taiwanese actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annie_Shizuka_Inoh

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bao2qJB3DM

1975: Birth of Ren Quan, Chinese actor
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Ren_Quan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSslZX3QCI

1986: Death of famous female writer Ding Ling, born on October 12, 1904
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ling
http://www.penciltwister.com/dingling/

1998: While Beijing forbids countries having diplomatic relations with the PRC to have political relations with Taipei, vice-president Lien Chan arrives in Kuala Lumpur for a « private visit »

2000: Death of Ta-You Wu, Chinese-born atomic and nuclear theoretical physicist, born on September 27, 1907
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ta-You_Wu

2004: Wang Youcai, activist in 1989 Tiananmen movement, condemned in 1998 to eleven years in jail as the founder of Democratic Party of China is freed and send to the USA
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C03E1D6103FF936A35750C0A9629C8B63                  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Youcai

2014: Death of Wu Tianming, Chinese director and producer, born on October 19, 1939
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/25/movies/wu-tianming-film-director-who-reshaped-chinese-cinema-dies-at-74.html?_r=0
http://artforum.com/passages/id=47593

Wu Tianming