Dora Dang, 19141988 (aged 74 years)

Name
Dora /Dang/
Given names
Dora
Surname
Dang
Name
Sung Hing /DANG/
Given names
Sung Hing
Surname
DANG
Birth 1914

Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 4 years)

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Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 7 years)

Birth of a sisterPeggy Lowe
June 12, 1922 (aged 8 years)
30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 9 years)

Birth of a sisterMary Jang
1924 (aged 10 years)

Birth of a brotherSam Dang
1926 (aged 12 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn Jang Dang
1928 (aged 14 years)

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 15 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 16 years)

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Note: These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urba…

These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urban warfare.

Birth of a brotherKeith Kee Young
1932 (aged 18 years)

Birth of a brotherFred Fat Young
1937 (aged 23 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 35 years)

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Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 16 years)

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Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 18 years)

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Note: Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a…

Imperial Japan starts to subjugate Manchuria for natural resources and living space. Japan wanted a Great Britan like empire calling it the Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere. The Japan's defeat to the Soviet during the Battles of Khalkhin Gol set the stage for the Japan's Pearl Harbor attack and war with the United States.

32nd President of the United States
Franklin D Roosevelt
March 4, 1933 (aged 19 years)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 29 years)

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Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. [Poster: 'Chinese Mu…

An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.

33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 31 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 31 years)

Source:
Note: Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, aft…

Some historians consider this the true start of World War Two. Japan's attempt to conquer China, after subjugating Manchukuo.

World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 27 years)

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Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 31 years)

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Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 35 years)

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Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 35 years)

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Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 36 years)

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Note: An example of memes and slogans during this time was 'better dead than red' and the [Domino theory](…

An example of memes and slogans during this time was 'better dead than red' and the Domino theory

Chinese American Events
Internment of Japanese Americans
from February 19, 1942 to March 20, 1946 (aged 32 years)

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Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 39 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 39 years)

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35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 47 years)

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 49 years)

American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 51 years)

Source:
Note: A program of the Immigration and Naturalization Service allowing reconciliation of the illegal entry…

A program of the Immigration and Naturalization Service allowing reconciliation of the illegal entry status of paper sons. This caused much fear and distrust among the Chinese American population. The number of participants were less than initially predicted.

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 55 years)

Death of a fatherWillie Dang
August 8, 1970 (aged 56 years)

38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 60 years)

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 61 years)

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Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 62 years)

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Note: The wanton distruction of Chinese clan genealogy documents along with cultural relics by the Red Gua…

The wanton distruction of Chinese clan genealogy documents along with cultural relics by the Red Guards made tracing Chinese Americans family heritage even harder. This represented Mao Zedong' s attempt to regain local control of China.

39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977 (aged 63 years)

Death of a motherJANG Shee
March 24, 1978 (aged 64 years)

40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 67 years)

Death 1988 (aged 74 years)

Family with parents
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mother
herself
9 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
3 years
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younger brother
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younger brother