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On 6 October in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

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ON 6 OCTOBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on October 6, 2019

23: Rebels kill and decapitate the Xin Dynasty emperor Wang Mang two days after the capital Chang’an is sacked during a peasant rebellion.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%BClin
http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/people_n2/ppersons2_n2/wangmang.html

618: Wang Shichong decisively defeats Li Mi at the Battle of Yanshi, during the transition from Sui to Tang civil war
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Shichong
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Li_Mi_(Sui_dynasty)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yanshi

1552: Birth of Matteo Ricci, an Italian missionary who lived in Goa (India) from 1578 to 1583, then in China up to his death in Beijing on May 11, 1610
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matteo_Ricci
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/13034a.htm

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mav-rG-z3O4

1916: Birth of Chiang Wei-kuo (Wego Chiang) from a Japanese mother, adopted son of Chiang Kai-shek and politician who died on September 22, 1997
http://www.shanghai1937.com/a-chinese-in-the-german-wehrmacht/

1928: War-torn China is reunited under the Nationalist leader Chiang Kai-Shek who takes the title of Generalissimo (Chairman of the National Military Council) of the Nationalist Government of the Republic of China (ROC)

1937: The League of Nations condemns the Japanese aggression against China

1939: End of the Battle of Changsha, which started on September 17, the first attempt by Japan to take the city of Changsha, China, during the second Sino-Japanese War
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Battle%20of%20Changsha%20(1939)

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1950: In China, a campaign against the counterrevolutionaries is launched

1950: Battle of Markham Gartok, during the Chinese military intervention in Tibet by China

1966: Soviet Union orders all Russian students in China to leave the country

1976: New Premier Hua Guofeng orders the arrest of the Gang of Four and associates and ends the Cultural Revolution in the People’s Republic of China
http://chineseposters.net/themes/gang-of-four.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gang_of_Four


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unuGt6Bq2io

1976: Birth of Barbie Hsu, Taiwanese actress and singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbie_Hsu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxNo1Mw6Wso

2000: In Taiwan, Chang Chun-hsiung is appointed prime minister for the first time (up to February 1, 2002)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chang_Chun-Hsiung

2013: China cautions the United States, Australia and Japan not to use their alliance as an excuse to intervene in territorial disputes in the East China Sea and South China Sea, and urges them to refrain from inflaming regional tensions

2013: Chinese President Xi Jinping says a senior envoy from self-ruled Taiwan that a political solution to a standoff over sovereignty lasting more than six decades cannot be postponed forever, drawing a cool, non-committal response

2015: Around 2,000 protesters at Hong Kong University march to support academic freedom as fears grow that Beijing is interfering in the city’s education system