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On 20 November in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

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ON 20 NOVEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on 20 November 2018

762: During An Shi Rebellion, Tang Dynasty, with the help of Bogu, khan of the Uyghur Huihe tribe, recaptured Luoyang from the rebels
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uyghur_Khaganate
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Lushan_Rebellion

811: Death of Li Fan, Chinese politician, born in 754
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Fan_(Tang_dynasty)

1915: Birth of Hu Yaobang, General Secretary of the China communist party from 1980 to 1987, who died on April 15, 1989
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hu_Yaobang
http://www.chinatoday.com/who/h/hu.yaobang.htm

1937: After the fall of Shanghai, the Chinese capital is moved from Nanjing to Chongqing
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10949.html

1948: American consul  in China held “hostage” by communists
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/american-consul-in-china-held-hostage-by-communists

1950: During the  Korea War, the US 7th Division, reaches the Yalu River on China border

1962 Birth of Peng Liyuan, Chinese folk music singer, wife of CCP General secretary o Xi Jinping
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peng_Liyuan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6-hbh3r8bM&feature=related

1962: In the war with  India, Beijing decides a cease-fire and starts the withdrawal of Chinese forces

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sino-Indian_War
http://www.indiandefencereview.com/news/lessons-from-the-1962-sino-indian-war-in-ladakh/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XstW0q0efY4&feature=related

1963: Birth of Wan Yanhai, Chinese AIDS activist
http://worldfellows.yale.edu/wan-yanhai
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wan_Yanhai

1970: The majority of United Nations General assembly vote for given  to Beijing the seat of China to Beijing, but din’t obtains the 2/3 majority  required

1978: Birth of Freya Lin, Taiwanese singer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freya_Lim

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8IeT4QkxxU

1980: In China,  opening of the trial of the Gang of Four and of five generals accomplices of  Marshal Lin Biao
http://law2.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/gangoffour/Gangof4.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gang_of_Four
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10959.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91LEZxKlkrc

1985: Birth of Aaron Yan, Taiwanese singer and actor (Fahrenheit)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aaron_Yan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JSmFugo3ao

1988: Egypt and China  announce that they would recognize the Palestinian state proclaimed by the  Palestine National Council

2010: Fr Joseph Guo Jincai  is ordained bishop of Chengde (Hebei) without a mandate from the pope in the forced  presence of eight bishops in communion  with the Holy See
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/11/20101120162119450232.html
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Chengde,-eight-bishops-in-communion-with-Pope-participate-in-illicit-ordination-20044.html

2012: Leaders of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) decide to ask China to start formal talks “as soon as possible” on crafting a legally binding code of conduct in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) aimed at preventing violence over disputed territories.
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Asean-Summit,-no-agreement-between-the-U.S.-and-Cina-regarding-the-South-China-Sea-26402.html