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On 3 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 3 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 3, 2019

762: Death of Li Longji, the Tang Dynasty Emperor Xuanzong from 712 to 756, born on September 8, 685
http://totallyhistory.com/emperor-xuanzong-of-tang/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Xuanzong_of_Tang

1904: Japanese occupation of Dalian from the Russians, up to 1945
http://articles.latimes.com/1986-04-11/business/fi-4178_1_japanese-presence

1918: Death of Charlie Soong, Christian Chinese missionary
http://www.chathamjournal.com/weekly/opinion/one_on_one/dgmartin-04-18-05.shtml
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Soong

1928: Japanese clash with the Kuomingtang (KMT) troops in Jinan, during the Northern Expedition
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jinan_Incident
https://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=243

1949: Birth of Ken Hom, Chinese American Chef
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ken_Hom

1958: Birth of Susanna Kwan, Hong Kong singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susanna_Kwan
http://www.spcnet.tv/Susanna-Kwan-Kuk-Ying-ac3144.html

2004: Joseph Zen is the first Hong Kong’s bishop to visit China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/3681947.stm

2010: North Korea’s reclusive leader, Kim Jong-il, arrives in China for his first overseas visit since a suspected stroke in 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/northkorea/7675549/Kim-Jong-il-to-meet-with-Hu-Jintao-in-China.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/04/world/asia/04korea.html