Contemporary China - This Day in History - The founding and unveiling of Sansha City, a prefecture-level city in Hainan Province
Contemporary China - This Day in History - The founding and unveiling of Sansha City, a prefecture-level city in Hainan Province

24 July 2012

China's Sansha City established

Contemporary China - On this day - The First Congress of the Communist Party of China convenes

23 July 1921

The CPC's First National Congress opened in Shanghai

Modern China - Today in Past Years: Wu Minxia Wins China's 100th Gold Medal in the Diving World Cup

22 July 2006

Wu Minxia won China's 100th gold medal in Diving World Cup

Contemporary China - On This Day - The First Cross-Sea Railway in Northern China Opens

21 July 1995

Northern China's first cross-sea railway opened

Modern China - On This Day - The World's Highest-Elevated University, Tibet University is Officially Established

20 July 1985

World’s highest-altitude university officially established

Today in China's History - J-5 Fighter's First Successful Test Flight

19 July 1956

Successful maiden flight of China's first fighter jet J-5

Contemporary China - Today in History - Hong Kong Establishes a Monogamous Marriage System

18 July 1969

HK established a monogamous marriage system

Contemporary China - On This Day - The Composer of

17 July 1935

Nie Er, composer of the Chinese national anthem, drowned

Contemporary China - On this day - Successful test launch of Long March 2 Bundled Transport Rocket

16 July 1990

Successful launch of Long March-2E rocket

Contemporary China - On this day - The foundation of China's first automobile manufacturing plant

15 July 1953

Foundation-laying of China's First Automobile Works

Modern China - On this Day - Opening of Shanghai Great World

14 July 1917

Opening of "The Great World" in Shanghai

Contemporary China - On This Day - China's First Automobile Successfully Produced

13 July 1956

China's first automobile successfully produced

Contemporary China - On This Day - Liu Xiang

12 July 2006

Liu Xiang broke world record of men's 110m hurdles

Contemporary China – This Day in History – The Official Launch of China's Maritime Day

11 July 2005

China celebrated National Maritime Day

Contemporary China - On This Day - The First Power Generator of the Three Gorges Dam project Connected to the Grid

10 July 2003

First power generator of Three Gorges Dam connected to the grid

Contemporary China - Today in History - First Chinese Scientific Expedition to the Arctic

9 July 1986

Chinese scientific researchers first set foot in the Arctic

Modern China – On This Day - Birth of China's 'Netizen'

8 July 1998

Birth of "Netizen" in China

Contemporary China - On This Day - The

7 July 1937

The "July 7 Incident" occurred

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