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On 19 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

2010-10 Apec

ON 19 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on October 19, 2019

1936: Death of Lu Xun, Chinese leftist writer, born on September 25, 1881
http://www.marxists.org/archive/lu-xun/index.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lu_Xun
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10068.html

lu-xun

1943: Local Chinese and native Suluks rise up against the Japanese occupation of North Borneo. The revolt, staged in the capital, Jesselton, resulted in the deaths of 40 Japanese soldiers

1950: The military of the People’s Republic of China take control of the town and the province of Chamdo, in eastern Tibet after the surrender of Tibetan leader Ngaboi Ngawang Jigme, governor of Chamdo
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Tibet_(1950)
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/area/tibet-potomac/historical/taklha.html

1950: After the Chinese leadership finally settled the issue of armed intervention, the People’s Republic of China joins the Korean War starting to send thousands of troops across the Yalu river to fight United Nations forces
http://www3.nccu.edu.tw/~lorenzo/Hao%20Chinas%20Decision.pdf
 http://english.people.com.cn/english/200010/26/eng20001026_53608.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FIGwTqFicZk&feature=relmfu

2001: Death of renowned Chinese conductor Li Delun, born in 1917
http://www.bach-cantatas.com/Bio/Delun-Li.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Delun

li-delun

2001: In Shanghai, opening of the summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC). First meeting of Jiang Zemin and George Bush. The 20 heads of state or of government solemnly condemn the international terrorism
http://www.china.org.cn/english/12585.htm
https://apec.org/Meeting-Papers/Leaders-Declarations/2001/2001_aelm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/10032.html

2010-10 Apec

2010: Beijing makes a new appeal for the return of relics looted by British and French troops from the Old Summer Palace in Beijing 150 years ago
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11576576

2011: Hong kong Card. Zen on hunger strike for freedom of education in schools
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Card.-Zen-on-hunger-strike-for-freedom-of-education-in-schools-22950.html