1953 in China

Events in the year 1953 in the People's Republic of China.

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1953
in
China

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See also:Other events of 1953
History of China  • Timeline  • Years
CALAMITY DAMAGE AND CROP DATA, APRIL-OCTOBER 1953, EXTRACTED FROM CHINESE COMMUNIST PRESS (CIA, 1954)

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BirthsEdit

  • July 8 - Zhou Long, Pulitzer-prize-winning Chinese American composer
  • April 4 - Chen Yi, Chinese violinist and composer of contemporary classical music
  • Jing Jing Luo, a Chinese composer
  • June 15 - Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Communist Party (paramount leader) and 7th President of China

DeathsEdit

  • September 17 – Wenxiu, consort of China's last emperor Puyi (born 1909).
  • September 26 – Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (born 1895)

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