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On 5 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 5 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on October 5, 2019

1900: Birth of Bing Xin, Chinese writer and poet, who died on February 28, 1999
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bingxin
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9379.html

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1904: Birth of famous Chinese painter Fu Baoshi, who died on September 29, 1965
http://www.chinaonlinemuseum.com/painting-fu-baoshi.php
https://www.google.fr/search?q=Fu+Baoshi&biw=1138&bih=523&tbm=isch&source=lnms&sa=X&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAWoVChMIs4S3jLOpyAIVSu4aCh1dnAvG&dpr=1.2

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jlgn5AyZWlY

1909: Death of Chinese reformist scholar Zhang Zhidong, born on September 4, 1837
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Zhidong
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9655.html

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1911: The Kowloon-Canton Railway commences service between Kowloon and Canton
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kowloon%E2%80%93Canton_Railway

1940: Communist Chinese New 4th Army counterattack and defeat Nationalist Chinese troops at Huangqiao (“Yellow Bridge”), Jiangsu Province, capturing great quantities of weapons and ammunition
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=321
http://www.republicanchina.org/The-Battle-of-Huangqiao.htm

1961: In Beijing, signature of a border treaty with Nepal

1963: China rejects an Indian offer of international arbitration for their border conflict

1989: The 14th Dalai Lama, tenzin Gyatso is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1989/press.html
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/dalai-lama-wins-peace-prize

1993: China set off an underground nuclear explosion

2010: Chinese premier Wen Jiabao and his Japanese counterpart Naoto Kan hold impromptu talks at the Asia-Europe summit in Brussels, in the first high-level contact between the countries since a bitter territorial dispute erupted a month ago
http://www.france24.com/en/20101005-China-Japan-resume-talks-brussels-asia-europe-summit

2015 : Chinese pharmacologist Tu Youyou, aged 85, becomes China’s first medicine Nobel laureate when it was announced Oct 5, 2015 that she was one of three scientists awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/11913662/Chinas-Tu-Youyou-learnt-of-Nobel-achievement-by-watching-television.html
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/945622.shtml

2018: Taiwan pardons more than 1,200 ‘White Terror’ victims
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2018/10/05/restoration-honour-taiwan-pardons-1200-white-terror-victims/
https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/taiwan-pardons-more-than-1-200-white-terror-victims-10795236
https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3545643