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On 2 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 2 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 2, 2019

821: Death of Liu Zong, general of the Tang Dynasty
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Zong

1360: Birth of Yongle (Zhu Di), Emperor of China, who died on August 12, 1424
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yongle_Emperor

1956: In a speech, for the first time, Mao Zedong uses the sentence “Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend”
http://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/226950.html

1988: Birth of Lara Liang, Taiwanese-American Singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lara_Liang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0ysJjmwVQA

2012: Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng has left Beijing’s US embassy where he had taken refuge after fleeing house arrest last weeky
http://www.france24.com/en/20120502-china-chen-guangcheng-leaves-us-embassy-blind-lawyer-activist
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/05/2012528554197845.html
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/02/world/asia/china-clinton-visit/index.html?hpt=ias_c1

2013: Viet Nam asks China to end its provocative actions in the Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago in order to maintain peace and stability in the East Sea