228 Incident
The 228 Incident or 228 Massacre was an anti-government uprising in Taiwan. It began on February 27, 1947, and was violently suppressed by the KMT-led Republic of China government, who killed thousand...
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Chinese Civil War
The Chinese Civil War was a civil war in China fought between forces loyal to the Kuomintang (KMT) -led government of the Republic of China, and forces loyal to the Communist Party of China (CPC). The...
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Taiwan under Japanese rule
Between 1895 and 1945, Taiwan (including the Pescadores) was a dependency of the Empire of Japan, after Qing China lost the First Sino-Japanese War to Japan and ceded Taiwan Province in the Treaty of ...
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228 Peace Memorial Park
228 Peace Memorial Park is a historic site and municipal park located at 3 Ketagalan Boulevard, Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan. The park contains memorials to victims of the 228 Incident of 1947,...
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27 Brigade
27 Brigade (二七部隊) was a guerrilla force formed in Taichung, Taiwan, shortly after the outbreak of 228 Incident. It was organized by Hsieh Hsueh-hung, a leading figure of Taiwanese Communist Party duri...
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First Taiwan Strait Crisis
The First Taiwan Strait Crisis (also called the 1954–1955 Taiwan Strait Crisis, the Formosa Crisis, the Offshore Islands Crisis or the 1955 Taiwan Strait Crisis) was a short armed conflict that took p...
First Taiwan Strait Crisis - Wikipedia
Lin Mosei
Lin Mosei (Chinese: 林茂生; pinyin: Lín Màoshēng; born October 30, 1887, disappeared March 11, 1947) was a Taiwanese academic, educator, and the first Taiwanese to receive a Doctor of Philosophy ...
George H. Kerr
George H. Kerr (November 7, 1911 – August 27, 1992), also known in Taiwan as 葛超智 (or 柯喬治), was a United States diplomat during World War II, and in later years he was an author and an academic. ...
Autumn Harvest Uprising
The Autumn Harvest Uprising (simplified Chinese: 秋收起义; traditional Chinese: 秋收起義; pinyin: Qīushōu Qǐyì) was an insurrection that took place in Hunan and Jiangxi provinces, China, on Septem...
Taiwan after World War II
Taiwan after World War II (traditional Chinese: 臺灣戰後時期; simplified Chinese: 台湾战后时期; pinyin: Táiwān Zhànhòu Shíqī) is the history of Taiwan which is ruled by the government of the Republic ...
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32 Demands
The 32 Demands (Chinese: 三十二條處理大綱; pinyin: Sān shí èr tiáo chù lǐ dà gāng) were a list of proposals for governmental reform issued by the Committee to Settle the Monopoly Bureau Incident (also...
Glove puppetry
Glove puppetry (Chinese: 布袋戲; pinyin: bùdàixì; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: pò͘-tē-hì) is a type of opera using cloth puppets that originated during the 17th century in Quanzhou or Zhangzhou of China's Fuj...
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Chinese reunification
Unification of China, Chinese unification (simplified Chinese: 中国统一; traditional Chinese: 中國統一; pinyin: Zhōngguó tǒngyī; literally: "China unification"), or Cross-Strait (Re)unificatio...
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Third Taiwan Strait Crisis
The Third Taiwan Strait Crisis, also called the 1995–1996 Taiwan Strait Crisis or the 1996 Taiwan Strait Crisis, was the effect of a series of missile tests conducted by the People's Republic of China...
Third Taiwan Strait Crisis - Wikipedia
Wushe Incident
The Wushe Incident or Musha Incident (Japanese: and Chinese: 霧社事件, Hepburn: Musha Jiken, pinyin: Wùshè Shìjiàn; Wade–Giles: Wu-she Shih-chien; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Bū-siā Sū-kiāⁿ), ...
Wushe Incident - Wikipedia
Guangzhou Uprising
The Guangzhou Uprising (simplified Chinese: 广州起义; traditional Chinese: 廣州起義; pinyin: Gǔangzhōu Qǐyì) of 1927 was a failed Communist uprising in the city of Guangzhou in southern China.On D...
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Chen Cheng-po
Tan Ting-pho (simplified Chinese: 陈澄波; traditional Chinese: 陳澄波; pinyin: Chén Chéngbō; February 2, 1895 – March 25, 1947), was a well-known Taiwanese painter. In 1926, his oil paint...
Chen Cheng-po - Wikipedia
Shanghai massacre of 1927
The Shanghai massacre of 12 April 1927, sometimes called the April 12 Incident, was the violent suppression of Communist Party organizations in Shanghai by the military forces of Chiang Kai-shek and c...
Shanghai massacre of 1927 - Wikipedia
Japanese invasion of Taiwan (1895)
The Japanese invasion of Taiwan (Chinese: 乙未戰爭; Japanese: 乙未戦争) (May–October 1895) was a conflict between the Empire of Japan and the armed forces of the short-lived Republic of Formosa follow...
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Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War (July 7, 1937 – September 9, 1945), so named due to the First Sino-Japanese War of 1894–95, was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of Chi...
Second Sino-Japanese War - Wikipedia
Second United Front
The Second United Front was the brief alliance between the Chinese Nationalists Party (Kuomintang, or KMT) and Communist Party of China (CPC) to resist the Japanese invasion during the Second Sino-Jap...
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Chen Yi (Kuomintang)
Chen Yi (traditional Chinese: 陳儀; simplified Chinese: 陈仪; pinyin: Chén Yí; courtesy names Gongxia (公俠) and later Gongqia (公洽), sobriquet Tuisu (退素); 1883 – June 18, 1950) was the Chi...
Chen Yi (Kuomintang) - Wikipedia
Xi'an Incident
The Xi'an Incident of December 1936 (traditional Chinese: 西安事變; simplified Chinese: 西安事变; pinyin: Xī'ān Shìbìan), an important turning point in Chinese modern history, took place in the ci...
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Nanchang Uprising
The Nanchang Uprising (simplified Chinese: 南昌起义; traditional Chinese: 南昌起義; pinyin: Nánchāng Qǐyì, 1 August 1927) was the first major Kuomintang–Communist engagement of the Chinese Civil W...
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Taiwanese aborigines
Taiwanese aborigines (Chinese: 原住民; pinyin: yuánzhùmín; Wade–Giles: yüan2-chu4-min2; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: gôan-chū-bîn; literally: "original inhabitants") is the term commonly applied to th...
Taiwanese aborigines - Wikipedia
228 Hand-in-Hand Rally
The 228 Hand-in-Hand Rally (Chinese: 228百萬人手牽手護台灣; Pinyin: 228 Bǎiwànrén Shǒuqiān Shǒuhù Táiwān; meaning literally "228, one million people hand-in-hand to protect Taiwan" - 228 standing for Febru...
228 Hand-in-Hand Rally - Wikipedia
Campaign at the China-Burma Border
The Campaign along the China-Burma Border (simplified Chinese: 中缅边境作战; traditional Chinese: 中緬邊境作戰) was a series of battles fought between the nationalists and the communists during Chinese C...
Second Taiwan Strait Crisis
The Second Taiwan Strait Crisis, also called the 1958 Taiwan Strait Crisis, was a conflict that took place between the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the Republic of China (ROC) governments in w...
Second Taiwan Strait Crisis - Wikipedia
Governor-General of Taiwan
The position of Governor–General of Taiwan Taiwan Sōtoku (臺灣總督) existed when Taiwan (then known in English as Formosa) and the Pescadores were part of the Empire of Japan, from 1895 to 1945.The Ja...
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