''Three bad years''
Severe draught and small rations causes millions to perish
Government starts to see flaws in the GLF
Deng Xiaoping gains power
Hua Guofeng was seen as a leader that only went by what Mao said and he and his followers quickly got the name ''whateverists''. Deng Xiaoping gained power however installed himself as Paramount leader and not the chairman and placed Zhao Ziyang (Prime Minister) and Hu Yaobang (General Secretary and chairman of the Central Committee)