Pauline Wong, 19152008 (aged 92 years)

Name
Pauline /Wong/
Type
married name
Given names
Pauline
Surname
Wong
Name
/周/蘭卿
Given names
蘭卿
Surname
Birth November 15, 1915
Residence
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 5 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 14 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 2 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
Birth of a brotherHenry Low Joe
August 24, 1922 (aged 6 years)
Marriage of a parentJoe HipPANG YatNganView this family
1923 (aged 7 years)

30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 7 years)

Birth of a sisterSin Hing Woo
December 17, 1924 (aged 9 years)

Birth of a brotherFred JOE
December 24, 1925 (aged 10 years)
31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 13 years)

Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 14 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 16 years)

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Wikipedia

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.

Birth of a sonWing Wong
February 11, 1933 (aged 17 years)

32nd President of the United States
Franklin D Roosevelt
March 4, 1933 (aged 17 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherWONG Yin Hwa
August 27, 1940 (aged 24 years)

Birth of a sonPeter Jeung Wong
December 10, 1940 (aged 25 years)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 27 years)

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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'.

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 29 years)

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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 33 years)

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Wikipedia

World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 26 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 29 years)

Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 29 years)

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Wikipedia

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 34 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 34 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 30 years)

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Wikipedia

Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 33 years)

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Wikipedia

34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 37 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 37 years)

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35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 45 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherYEUN YuckLin
February 6, 1962 (aged 46 years)

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 48 years)

Death of a fatherJoe Hip
about 1965 (aged 49 years)
38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 58 years)

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 59 years)

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Wikipedia

Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 60 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 49 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.

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 53 years)

39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977 (aged 61 years)

40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 65 years)

41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989 (aged 73 years)

Death of a husbandRichard Wong
March 1991 (aged 75 years)

42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993 (aged 77 years)

Death of a motherMary Shaken Joe
January 27, 1997 (aged 81 years)
Death of a brotherHenry Low Joe
November 18, 1998 (aged 83 years)
43rd President of the United States
George W Bush
January 20, 2001 (aged 85 years)

Death of a sisterSin Hing Woo
February 18, 2007 (aged 91 years)
Death August 9, 2008 (aged 92 years)
Family with parents
father
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朝佐
18811965
Birth: between June 7, 1881 and June 14, 1884龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, CHN
Death: about 1965Los Angeles, CA, USA
mother
Mary Shaken Joe
淑娴
18981997
Birth: October 30, 1898龙头环-石岐-香山, 广东, CHN
Death: January 27, 1997Los Angeles, CA, USA
Marriage Marriage
elder sister
13 months
herself
7 years
younger brother
Henry Joe 1946 engagement picture
文輝
19221998
Birth: August 24, 1922龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, CHN
Death: November 18, 1998Los Angeles, CA, USA
2 years
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
Fred Joe
文焜
19252018
Birth: December 24, 1925Zhongshan, CHN
Death: March 9, 2018
Father’s family with PANG YatNgan
father
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朝佐
18811965
Birth: between June 7, 1881 and June 14, 1884龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, CHN
Death: about 1965Los Angeles, CA, USA
step-mother
續 (续) 續 (续)1923
half-brother
Family with Richard Wong
partner
herself
son
8 years
son
daughter
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