YuChuan GAO, 19432021 (aged 77 years)

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Name
/高/玉川
Given names
玉川
Surname
Romanized
YuChuan /GAO/
Birth October 24, 1943

Residence
Email address: mgo8838@yahoo.com
Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 0)

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Wikipedia

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 1 year)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 1 year)

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Wikipedia

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.

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 5 years)

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Wikipedia

Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 1 year)

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Wikipedia

Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 6 years)

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Wikipedia

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 2 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 6 years)

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Wikipedia

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 5 years)

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Wikipedia

34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 9 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 9 years)

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Wikipedia

35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 17 years)

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 20 years)

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 25 years)

38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 30 years)

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 31 years)

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Wikipedia

Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 32 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 21 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977 (aged 33 years)

40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 37 years)

41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989 (aged 45 years)

42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993 (aged 49 years)

43rd President of the United States
George W Bush
January 20, 2001 (aged 57 years)

44th President of the United States
Barack Obama
January 20, 2009 (aged 65 years)

45th President of the United States
Donald Trump
January 20, 2017 (aged 73 years)

Death April 13, 2021 (aged 77 years)

Cause of death: massive heart attack
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