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On 21 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 21 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 21, 2019

1328: Birth of Hongwu Emperor of China who died on June 24, 1398

http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Hongwu_Emperor_of_China

1428: Birth of Zhu Qiyu, Emperor Jingtai of the Ming Dynasty from 1449 to 1457 as the Jingtai Emperor, who died on March 14, 1457
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/History/Ming/personsmingdaizong.html

1643: Death of Huang Taiji, first emperor of the Chinese Qing dynasty (1626-1643), born on November 28, 1592
http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Huang_Taiji

1860: In the Second Opium war, an Anglo-French force defeats Chinese troop at the Battle of Baliqiao (Pa-Li-Kao)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baliqiao

1863: In Shanghai, the Britain and United States concessions formally merge, becoming the “International Settlement”
https://ipfs.io/ipfs/QmXoypizjW3WknFiJnKLwHCnL72vedxjQkDDP1mXWo6uco/wiki/Shanghai_International_Settlement.html

concessions

1898: Empress Dowager Cixi seizes power and ends the Hundred Days Reform in China
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/cixi-the-woman-behind-the-throne-22312071/

1949: At the opening of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Peking, Mao Zedong announces that the new Chinese government will be “under the leadership of the Communist Party of China.”
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mao-zedong-outlines-the-new-chinese-government

1952: Birth of Emily Lau, Hong Kong democratic activist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emily_Lau

1962: Death of Chinese film artist Ouyang Yuqian, born on May 12, 1889
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Ouyang_Yuqian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ouyang_Yuqian
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/9176.html

1963: The Soviet Union denounces the Chinese will to get atomic weapon at all cost and says that in 1962 the Chinese crossed more than 5,000 times the common border

1985: Death of Gu Long (real name Xiong Yaohua), Taiwanese writer of wuxia novels, born on June 7, 1938
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gu_Long

1987: Speaking to US Congress, the Dalai Lama introduces his Five points Peace Plan for Tibet
http://www.dalailama.com/messages/tibet/five-point-peace-plan

1999: Chi-Chi earthquake occurs in central Taiwan, leaving about 2,400 people dead
http://wwweic.eri.u-tokyo.ac.jp/topics/taiwan/