History Of Asia Unit 6- Cold War in Asia Timeline

Taipei American School Unit 6- Cold War in Asia Brown.

Mao Era China... & Taiwan

Sino-Japanese War

1937 - 1945

Chinese Civil War

1945 - 1949

Taiwan returned to China

1945

228 Incident

Feb 28, 1947

KMT lost to CCP

1949

CCP -> PRC

October 1,1949

Five Year Plan

1952 - 1957

Hundred Flowers Campaign

1957

Great Leap Foward

1958 - 1961

Taiwan has the worlds fastest growing Economy

1960 - 1980

Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution

1966 - 1976

Nixon visits China

1972

CKS Dies

1975

Worldwide

Cairo Conference

1943

Decision on Japan

Potsdam Declaration

1945

Terms of Cairo to be carried out

Treaty of San Fran

1951

Japan renounces claim to islands

Treaty of Taipei

1952

Signed back Taiwan. Signed By... nonetheless than not Taiwan.

Mutual Defense Treaty TW&US

1952

Four Weetle Tigers

HK- Captured by Japs

1941

S- Captured by Japs

1942

K- Park Chung-hee

1961 - 1979

S- Ejected from Malay

1965

K- Chun Doo-hwan

1980 - 1988

HK- Creation of Stock Exchange

1986

K- Elections Kim Dae-Jung

1997

Vietnam

French expedition & Seizing

1859

Phan Boi Chau

1867 - 1940

French Resistance

Ho found outside help

1924

Anti- Colonial movement (Ho)

1941

Ho Proclaims Independent Vietnam

Aug 26, 1945

French Indochina War

1946 - 1954

Partition of Vietnam

1954

Agreement in Paris; US left Vietnam

1973

Socialist Republic of Vietnam Established

1976

By Ho Chi Minh

Vietnam Invades Cambodia

1978

Post- Mao China

Self Criticism by Deng

1968

Normalized Relations with US

1978

Overthrew Hua

1978

Deng visits America

1979

First SEZ

1979

CEZ's established

1980

*1980s

TVEs

1984

Negotiations for HK

1984

Negotiations for Macau

1987

Hu Yaobang dies

1989

Martial Law declared

May 19, 1989

Goddess of Democracy Statue

May 27,1989

Tiananmen Masacre

June 4, 1989

Hong Kong as SAR

1997

India

Nehru becomes Prime Minister

1947

Conflict with Pakistan over partition

1947

Constitution Passed

1950

Adult Males gained right to vote

1951

First Five Year Plan

1951 - 1956

Second Five Year Plan

1956 - 1961

Third Five Year Plan

1961 - 1966

Chinese attack

1962

Indira Gandhi's Rule

1966 - 1984

Dictatorship of Indira

1975 - 1977

India's Elections Post- Indira Dictatorship

1977

Indira elected to Parliament

1978

Indira Gandhi Back in office

1980 - 1984

Rajiv Ghandi's rule

1984 - 1989

Murder of Indira Gandhi

Oct 31, 1984

Pakistan

Jinnah dies

1948

13 months after partition

Martial Law

1953 - 1958

Martial Law

1958 - 1971

Indo-Pakistani War

Aug 5,1965 - Sept 22,1965

Indo-Pakistani War II

1971

Benazir Bhutto becomes Prime Minister

1973

Martial Law

1977 - 1989

Zia-ul-Haq dies

1988

National Election

1988

Bhutto's 2nd term

1993

Nawaz Sharif took over

1996

Musharraf overthrew Sharif

Oct 12,1999

Musharraf elected to 5 Year term

April 2003

Benazir Bhutto Returns & is Assasinated

2007

Philippines

Japanese American Fight over Phil

1941 - 1942

America Returns :')

1944

Constitution establishes Roxas elected

1946

99 year lease for US military base out of Manila

1947

Elpidio Quirino wins corrupt election

1949

Roxas dies

1949

Magsaysay elected

1953

Magsaysay dies

1957

Marcos Elected

1965

Marcos Era

1965 - 1986

Re-elected w/ corruption

1969

Martial law

1972 - 1981

Cory Aquino becomes President

1986

Protests against Marcos

1986

Land reform bill

1988

Indonesia

Indonesia captured by Japs

1941

Independence

Aug 17, 1945

Sukarno's Indonesia

1949 - 1967

First national elections

1955

Suharto's Indonesia

1967 - 1998

Malaysia

Japanese Captures Malay

1941

British return yay!

1945

Federation of Malay created

1948

Singapore ejected from malay

1965

1969 Crisis

1969

totally happened in 1990

Race riots

1969

4 days

Razak's Malaysia

1970 - 1976

Mahathir's Malay

1981 - 2003

Named Anwar Ibrahim as succesor

1993

Irrelephant Contributions from others

US takes over Japan

1945 - 1952

Truman Declaration

1947