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On 3 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

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ON 3 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY INCLUDING TAIWAN

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Updated on October 3, 2019

1207: Death of Chinese poet Xin Qiji, born on May 28, 1140
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xin_Qiji
http://www.shanghaidaily.com/sunday/now-and-then/%E8%BE%9B%E5%BC%83%E7%96%BE-Xin-Qiji-11401207-Lyric-poet-and-patriot/shdaily.shtml

Xin Qiji

1605: Chinese uprising on Philippines leads to the Tondo/Quiapo massacre in which 23.000 Chinese are killed
http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~borao/2Profesores/massacre.pdf
https://books.google.fr/books?id=7qY7kovkWWkC&pg=PT154&lpg=PT154&dq=Tondo+and+Quiapo+Chinese+massacre&source=bl&ots=9o0SV9iA6T&sig=tI6oBzwptAvTka1lxMNxC-fvE70&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0CFUQ6AEwCGoVChMI9r7R48CkyAIVAkgaCh2vKwvt#v=onepage&q=Tondo%20and%20Quiapo%20Chinese%20massacre&f=false

1683: The Qing Dynasty naval commander Shi Lang reaches Taiwan (under the Kingdom of Tungning) to receive the formal surrender of Zheng Keshuang and Liu Guoxuan after the Battle of Penghu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shi_Lang
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Zheng%20Keshuang&item_type=topic

 1903: Birth of Taiwanese painter Lan Yin-ting, who died in 1979
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ran_In-ting
https://www.google.fr/search?q=lan+yinding&biw=1138&bih=523&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0CB8QsARqFQoTCNKCvp3KpMgCFcW2GgodCqoDjw

 Lan Yin-ting

1950: During the Korean War, the First Battle of Maryang San, primarily pitting Australian and British forces against communist China, begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Maryang_San
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:First_Battle_of_Maryang_San

1950-10-03-maryang-san-battle

1958: Birth of Chen Yanyin, Chinese sculptor
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chen_Yanyin
http://www.artlinkart.com/en/artist/wrk_sr/dc5ix

Chen Yanyin

1967: During the Vietnam War, first US bombing close to the Chinese border

2008: US government announces plans to sell about $6.5bn of weaponry to Taiwan. The sale includes 30 Apache attack helicopters, 330 Patriot missiles and 32 Harpoon submarine-launched missiles
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/americas/2008/10/200810441758391690.html

2012: Chinese government ships entered territorial waters off disputed Tokyo-controlled islands for the second straight day, Japanese coastguards said.
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20121003-375346.html

2013: Chinese President Xi Jinping makes history in Indonesia by becoming the first foreign leader to address the democratic country’s Parliament
http://asiancorrespondent.com/114022/china-president-makes-historic-speech-in-indonesia/
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-24361172