China in the 20th Century

Events

Political Changes in China

1911 Revolution

1911

Warlord Era

1916 - 1928

Chinese Civil War

1926 - 1937

Nanjing Decade- Nationalist Rule

1927 - 1938

Japanese Occupation

1938 - 1945

Chinese Civil War

1946 - 1949

People's Republic of China

1949 - 2015

Mao Zedong

1949 - 1976

Cultural Revolution

1966 - 1969

Deng Xiaoping

1978 - 1993

Jiang Zemin

1993 - 2003

Hu Jintao

2003 - 2013

Xi Jinping

2013 - 2015

Economic Changes in China

Great Leap Forward

1958 - 1961

Great Chinese Famine

1959 - 1961

Speical Economic Zones

1980 - 2015

Social Changes in China

One Child Policy

1979 - 2015