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On 18 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 18 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on November 18, 2018

763: Under king Trisong Detsen, Tibetan take Chang’an (now Xi’an), the capital of the Chinese Tang Dynasty Daizong
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trisong_Detsen

1155: Death of Song Dynasty chancellor and famous traitor Qin Hui, born in 1090
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qin_Hui
http://www.chinaheritagequarterly.org/features.php?searchterm=028_yuefei.inc&issue=028

Qin Hui

1836: Birth of Chinese Admiral Ding Ruchang who commited suicide on February 12, 1895
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ding_Ruchang
http://www.myjapanesehanga.com/home/artists/migata-toshihide-1863-1925/chinese-admiral-ding-ruchang-about-to-commit-suicide-after-surrendering-to-japanese-forces

Ding Ruchang

1899: Birth of Li Lisan, Chinese communist leader who died on June 22, 1967
http://www.marxists.org/archive/li-lisan/index.htm
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/china/cpc2011/2011-05/09/content_12475163.htm

1964: Birth of Wan Siu-lun, Hong Kong actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deric_Wan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JeoRtVBuJKw&feature=related

1984: Death of Li Pingqian, Chinese film director, born on January 1,  1902
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508496/
http://www.dianying.com/en/person/LiPingqian/profile