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On 30 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 30 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 30, 2019

1010: Birth of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Chinese Song dynasty (1022-1063) who died on April 30, 1063
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1510: During the reign of the Zhengde Emperor, Ming Dynasty rebel leader Zhu Zhifan is defeated by commander Qiu Yue, ending the Prince of Anhua rebellion
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_of_Anhua_rebellion

1902: In Taiwan, end of the armed resistance to Japan when anti-Japanese leader Lim Siau-Niau (Lin Shao-mao) and his followers are killed near Kaohsiung
http://www.takaoclub.com/linshaomao/linshao4.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5198.html

1904: During the Russo-Japanese War, the Japanese Army, under the command of general Hikato, capture the City of Dairen after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
https://dreamofacity.com/2015/01/14/dairen-%E5%A4%A7%E9%80%A3-or-japanese-dalian/

1925: In China, protests erupt against the Great Powers infringing on Chinese sovereignty after the killing of a worker by a foreman in Shanghai. Eleven demonstrators are shot by the British
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_30_Movement
https://chineseposters.net/themes/may-thirtieth-movement.php

1978: Sun Yun-suan becomes prime minister of the Republic of China (Taiwan), up to May 20, 1984
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun_Yun-suan

1987: Birth of Joyce Cheng, Hong Kong musician, writer, actress and performer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joyce_Cheng

1989: During the Tiananmen protests, the 33-foot high Goddess of Democracy statue is unveiled by art students
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goddess_of_Democracy
http://sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/06/01/the-rise-and-fall-of-the-goddess-of-democracy/?_r=0

1989-05-30 Goddess of democracy