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On 22 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 22 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 22, 2019

192: Death of Dong Zhuo, Chancellor of Han (slain by his adoptive son Lü Bu), born in 138
http://thethreekingdoms.wikia.com/wiki/Dong_Zhuo

1895: Birth of Pan Yuliang, Chinese female painter, who died on July 22, 1977
http://www.lingnanart.com/2013_ChineseMaster/PanYuLiang/Master_panyuliang.htm
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Pan+Yuliang&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=imvnso&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=W266T_rMJIX2sgaHqay7CA&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CEsQ_AUoAQ&biw=1192&bih=543

1927: In Xining (China) an earthquake causes more than 200,000 casualties
http://thegeosphere.pbworks.com/w/page/24743188/1927%20Xining%2C%20China%20Earthquake

1966: Birth of Wang Xiaoshuai, Chinese film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Xiaoshuai

1969: Bejing reasserts its hostility on unequal treaties which establish the borders with Russia

1989: Seven retired military leaders in China denounce the imposition of martial law

2014: An explosion occurs in the city of Ürümqi, the capital of China’s far-western Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, resulting in at least 43 deaths and 91 injuries
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-27502652
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/22/china-urumqi-car-bomb-attack-xinjiang
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/24/world/asia/residents-try-to-move-on-after-terrorist-attack-in-china.html?_r=0

2014: Russia, China Veto UN Move to Refer Syria to International Criminal Court
http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/russia-china-veto-un-move-to-refer-syria-to-international-criminal-court-563380
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-27514256