QIAN XingChun, 19151973 (aged 57 years)

Name
/钱/杏春
Given names
杏春
Surname
Romanized name
/QIAN/ XingChun
Birth
Residence
上海, China
Latitude: 31.22435 Longitude: 121.4759
Birth of a brother
1917 (aged 1 year)
Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 3 years)
Note: Source citation: World War One Wikipedia
Death of a maternal grandfather
about 1919 (aged 3 years)
Birth of a brother
1920 (aged 4 years)
29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 5 years)
Birth of a sister
March 16, 1922 (aged 6 years)
30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 8 years)
Birth of a brother
January 28, 1927 (aged 11 years)
31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 13 years)
Birth of a sister
Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 14 years)
Note: Source citation: Tong Wars Wikipedia
Note: These started as conflicts between clans and sensationalized by American media as gang and turf urban warfare.
Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 14 years)
Note: Source citation: Great Depression Wikipedia
Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 16 years)
Note: Source citation: Mukden Incident Wikipedia
Note: 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 17 years)
Birth of a brother
1934 (aged 18 years)
Birth of a son
March 12, 1943 (aged 27 years)
Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 27 years)
Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.
Note: Source citation: Chinese Exclusion Act Wikipedia
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 30 years)
Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 30 years)
Note: 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)
Note: Source citation: Republic of China Wikipedia
World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 26 years)
Note: Source citation: Attack on Pearl Harbor Wikipedia
Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 30 years)
Note: Source citation: World War Two Wikipedia
Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 34 years)
Note: Source citation: McCarthyism Wikipedia
Note: 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)
Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Death of a brother
June 30, 1949 (aged 34 years)
Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 34 years)
Note: This represented the defeat and withdrawal of the Kuomintang to Taiwan by Mao Zedong
Death of a brother
1949 (aged 33 years)
China Government/Dynasties
People's Republic of China
1949 (aged 33 years)
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 38 years)
Note: Source citation: Korean War Wikipedia
Death of a mother
May 1956 (aged 41 years)
35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 45 years)
36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 48 years)
American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (on the date of death)
Note: Source citation: Vietnam_War Wikipedia
Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (2 years after death)
Note: 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.
Note: Source citation: Cultural Revolution Wikipedia
American INS program
Chinese Confession Program
from 1956 to 1965 (aged 49 years)
Note: 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 maternal grandmother
October 1966 (aged 51 years)
37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 53 years)
Death
March 27, 1973 (aged 57 years)
Family with parents
father
mother
younger brother
sister
Private
brother
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sister
Private
elder sister
19 months
himself
6 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
younger sister
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younger brother
3 years
younger sister
younger sister
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younger brother
Family with Private
himself
partner
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Family with 佩云
himself
partner
daughter
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daughter
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son
Private
son
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son
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