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On 19 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 19 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on November 19, 2018

1931: Death in an airplane crash of Xu Zhimo Chinese poet, born on January 15, 1897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xu_Zhimo
http://www.poemhunter.com/xu-zhimo/biography/
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10909.html

1936: Birth of Yuan T. Lee, Taiwanese-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/1986/lee-bio.html

1946: Negotiations between Chinese Communists and Nationalists (since October 21) end. By the end of November, heavy fighting will resume
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chongqing_Negotiations
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/chinese-civil-war.htm

1946-11-19-fin-chiang-mao-discussions

1978: For the first time, a dazibao poster criticizes Mao Zedong, saying he has been manipulated by the Gang of four

1980: Start of three days of anti-Chinese rioting break out in Surakarta (Indonesia). Violence spreads to Semarang, Pekalongan, and Kudus. Military is brought in to restore order

1990: Death of Sun Li-jen (Sun Liren) a Kuomintang (KMT) general, famous for his combats against Japanese troops, nicknamed the Chinese Rommel, born on December 8, 1900
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=81
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/21/obituaries/sun-li-jen-91-war-hero-in-burma-fighting-dies.html

1999: From Jiuquan Satellite center, China launches its first unmanned Shenzhou 1 spacecraft which landed in Inner Mongolia the following day
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shenzhou_1
http://www.astronautix.com/s/shenzhou.html

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

2013: Spain’s National Court issues arrest orders for former Chinese president Jiang Zemin and four other officials as part of a probe into alleged genocide by China against Tibet
http://asiancorrespondent.com/116095/spain-issues-arrest-order-for-chinas-ex-leader/