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  • Taping Rebellion

    Taping Rebellion
    The Taping Rebellion was a civil war in southern china.Over 20 million people died in this tragedy.The war lasted from 1850 to 1864.The War was aginst the Qing dynasty ruled by Manchu.
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  • Wuchang Uprising

    Wuchang Uprising
    The Xinhai Uprising was a Chinese uprsing that led to the Xinhai Revoultion.The uprising escalated where the revolutinaries went up vs. the Qing Dynasty.It end the Qing Dynasty and it helped flow to the transtion of the Republic of China.
  • Fouding Date of the Republic of China.

    Fouding Date of the Republic of China.
    Imperial rule lasted over 2000 years in China,but after the Wuchang uprsing it changed China into the Republic of China.
  • Northern Expedition

    Northern Expedition
    The Northen expedition was controlled by the Kuomingtang.It lasted from 1926 to 1928.The main reason for the expedition as to unify China under its own control.It eventually helps established the Najing goverment.
  • Mukden Incident

    Mukden Incident
    The Mukden Incident was also known as the Manchurian Incident.It was pretty much a staged event by a Japanesse miltary to invade the northerneastern part of China.
  • Long March

    The Long March was a military retreat by the Communist Party of China.The March took place to evade the Kuomintang army.The March was not one march,but several marches.
  • Second Sino-Japanese War

    Second Sino-Japanese War
    The War lasted from 1937 to 1941.Japan fought China.After Japan attacked the United States in Pearl Harbor.The war turned into a bigger conflict,World War 2.
  • Nanking Uprising

    Nanking Uprising
    The Nanking Massacre started in December of 1937 and was also known as the Rape of Nanking.It happend the day Japan captured Nanking.Over thousands of Chinese civilians died due to the uprsing.The surrender of japan happne over Seven years later in 1945.
  • Fouding of The People's Repulbic of China.

    Fouding of The People's Repulbic of China.
    The People Repulbic of China is a single party state governed by the Communist Party.It runs over 22 provinces,five automous regions,four direct controlled municipalities,and two special administrative regions.
  • China moves Capital to Taiwan

    They moved the capital to the island of Taiwan ,however it didn't last Beijing is the capital of China in today's age.
  • Seventeen Point Agreement

    Chinese sources say the document is a legal document that welcomes China's and the Tebtan people.Also,delgates of Dalai lama.
  • Great Leap Foward

    Great Leap Foward
    The Great Leap Foward was a campaign that was led by Mao Zedong and was targeted to rapidly transfrom China into a communist society through industrialization.
  • Cultural Revolution

    Cultural Revolution
    The Cultural Revolution took place in the People's Republic of China.It was started by Mao Zedong.It set goals to enforce communsim by removing all of theres country's past policy and traditions.
  • The May 16 Notfication

    The May 16 Notfication
    The May 16 Notification was a public announcement condemning Mao's imperialsim.Mao fled China after this notfication.
  • China and The UN

    China tried to become apart of the UN before this ,but was rejected because many other countries were sceptical of them.
  • Nixon visits China

    Nixon visits China
    Nixon went for awhole week to talk to Prime minister Zhou Enlai about Vietnam.Nixon promised to reduce military forces and he stated "that this week changed the world for our country"
  • The Gang of Four arrested

    The Gang of Four arrested
    The Gang of Four was a group of Chinese Officials who were arrested because they were held responsible for the events that occured in the Chinese Cultrual Revolution.
  • China's One Child Policy

    The One's Child Policy restricted citizen's of havig more than one child.The consquence of having another child depended on proviences,ussally made citizens pay a huge fine.The policy was intended to only last for a temporary measure,but it didn't work out that way.
  • Tiananmen Square

    Tiananmen Square
    The protest was led by students who protested for democracy in Beiing,China.Chinese sent troops to take back Tiananmen Square.Many Students were brutally massacred.
  • Three Gorges Dam

    The Three Gorgers Dam Was first proposed by Sun Yat-Sen in 1919.In1932 the constuction of the dam began,however the project got posponded due to Chinese civil war.The project was forgot about and was finally complete in 2009.
  • Hong Kong Return of China

    Hong Kong was transfered from the United KIngdom.This transfer is referred to as the "The Return of China".
  • Macau Return to China

    The transfer of sovereignty of Macau was from the Portuguese Republic.It was given over in a formal handover ceremony.
  • Hainan Island Incident

    Hainan Island Incident
    The Hainan Island incident occured when a United States and People's Liberation had a plane collison.It caused international dispute between the two countries.
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