YUAN XiaoXiang, 19471975 (aged 28 years)

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Name
/袁/孝祥
Given names
孝祥
Surname
Romanized
/YUAN/ XiaoXiang
Birth about 1947
Shanghai, CHN
Latitude: 31.22999 Longitude: 121.4700Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

Residence
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 2 years)

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Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 2 years)

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China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 2 years)

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Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 3 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

34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 6 years)

Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 6 years)

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35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 14 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherYE Huibiao
May 1962 (aged 15 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 16 years)

37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 22 years)

38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 27 years)

American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 28 years)

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Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 29 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.

American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 18 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 fatherYUAN Liy

Death February 14, 1975 (aged 28 years)
Shanghai, CHN
Latitude: 31.22999 Longitude: 121.4700Google Maps™Bing Maps™OpenStreetMap™

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
Private
elder sister
sister
Private
brother
Private
brother
Private
himself
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孝祥
19471975
Birth: about 1947Shanghai, CHN
Death: February 14, 1975Shanghai, CHN
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