Societies at Crossroads: Chinese Rebellions and Events

Main

Life of Hong Xiuquan

1814 - 1864

Opium War

1839 - 1842

Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

Nian Rebellion, Northeast

1851 - 1868

Hong and followers capture Nanjing

1853

Muslim Rebellion, Southwest

1855 - 1873

Life of Kang Youwei

1858 - 1927

Self-Strengthening Movement

1860 - 1895

Rule of Empress Dowager Cixi

1861 - 1908

Tungan Rebellion, Northwest

1862 - 1878

Life of Liang Qichao

1873 - 1929

France incorporates Vietnam into empire

1885

Great Britain takes Burma

1886

Hundred Days Reforms

1898

Boxer Rebellion

1900