YUAN WeiFang, 19381997 (aged 58 years)

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Name
/袁/维芳
Given names
维芳
Surname
Romanized
/YUAN/ WeiFang
Birth August 14, 1938

Residence
Death of a maternal grandfatherYING Zhuguan
about 1940 (aged 1 year)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 4 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'.

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

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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 3 years)

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Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 6 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 10 years)

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Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 7 years)

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Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Birth of a brotherYUAN XiaoXiang
about 1947 (aged 8 years)
Shanghai, CHN
Latitude: 31.22999 Longitude: 121.4700Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 11 years)

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Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 11 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 7 years)

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Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 10 years)

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34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 14 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 14 years)

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35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 22 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherYE Huibiao
May 1962 (aged 23 years)
上海, CHN
Latitude: 35.8616 Longitude: 104.195Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 25 years)

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 30 years)

38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 35 years)

Death of a brotherYUAN XiaoXiang
February 14, 1975 (aged 36 years)
Shanghai, CHN
Latitude: 31.22999 Longitude: 121.4700Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 36 years)

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American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 26 years)

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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.

Death of a husbandCHENG XiYu
December 19, 1975 (aged 37 years)

Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 37 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 38 years)

40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 42 years)

Death of a mother姣娣
March 20, 1986 (aged 47 years)
上海, CHN
Latitude: 35.8616 Longitude: 104.195Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989 (aged 50 years)

42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993 (aged 54 years)

Death of a fatherYUAN Liy

Death February 24, 1997 (aged 58 years)

Family with parents
father
mother
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19151986
Birth: February 1915余姚, 浙江, CHN
Death: March 20, 1986上海, CHN
sister
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herself
sister
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brother
Private
brother
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younger brother
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孝祥
19471975
Birth: about 1947Shanghai, CHN
Death: February 14, 1975Shanghai, CHN
Family with CHENG XiYu
partner
herself
son
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son
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