Richard Wing Chow, 19352021 (aged 85 years)

Richard Chow
Name
Richard Wing /Chow/
Given names
Richard Wing
Surname
Chow
Name
/周/国翁
Given names
国翁
Surname
Name
/JOE/ Kwok Wing
Type of name
local phonetic spelling
Given names
Kwok Wing
Surname
JOE
Birth
Marriage
Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 7 years)
Note: An official act legalizing discrimination against Chinese in the United States. Poster: 'Chinese Must Go'.
Note: Source citation: Chinese Exclusion Act Wikipedia
World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 6 years)
Note: Source citation: Attack on Pearl Harbor Wikipedia
Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 10 years)
Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 10 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 13 years)
Note: Source citation: Republic of China Wikipedia
Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 10 years)
Note: Source citation: World War Two Wikipedia
Note: Western world's time period for World War II.
Chinese American Events
Internment of Japanese Americans
from February 19, 1942 to March 20, 1946 (aged 11 years)
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 14 years)
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 13 years)
Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 14 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
34th President of the United States
Dwight D Eisenhower
January 20, 1953 (aged 18 years)
Chinese American Conflicts
Korean War
from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953 (aged 18 years)
Note: Source citation: Korean War Wikipedia
35th President of the United States
John F Kennedy
January 20, 1961 (aged 26 years)
36th President of the United States
Lyndon B Johnson
November 22, 1963 (aged 28 years)
Chinese Events
Cultural Revolution
from 1949 to 1976 (aged 40 years)
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 29 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.
37th President of the United States
Richard Nixon
January 20, 1969 (aged 34 years)
38th President of the United States
Gerald Ford
August 9, 1974 (aged 39 years)
American Conflicts
Vietnam War
from November 1, 1955 to April 30, 1975 (aged 40 years)
Note: Source citation: Vietnam_War Wikipedia
39th President of the United States
Jimmy Carter
January 20, 1977 (aged 42 years)
40th President of the United States
Ronald Reagan
January 20, 1981 (aged 46 years)
Death of a wife
41st President of the United States
George H W Bush
January 20, 1989 (aged 54 years)
42nd President of the United States
Bill Clinton
January 20, 1993 (aged 58 years)
Death of a father
43rd President of the United States
George W Bush
January 20, 2001 (aged 66 years)
44th President of the United States
Barack Obama
January 20, 2009 (aged 74 years)
Death of a brother
January 2010 (aged 74 years)
Death of a mother
45th President of the United States
Donald Trump
January 20, 2017 (aged 82 years)
46th President of the United States
Joe Biden
January 20, 2021 (0 after death)
Death
January 2021 (aged 85 years)
Family with parents
father
Norman Chow
华炎
19071995
Birth: November 1, 1907龙头环, 石岐, 香山, 广东, China
Death: November 11, 1995
mother
elder brother
19 months
himself
Richard Chow
国翁
19352021
Birth: January 7, 1935Chico, CA, United States
Death: January 2021
younger sister
Private
Family with Private
himself
Richard Chow
国翁
19352021
Birth: January 7, 1935Chico, CA, United States
Death: January 2021
wife
Private
daughter
Private
Family with Elfreide Steller Chow
himself
Richard Chow
国翁
19352021
Birth: January 7, 1935Chico, CA, United States
Death: January 2021
wife
19331983
Birth: January 17, 1933Germany
Death: December 1, 1983Germany
Marriage Marriage
Marriage
Name
Media object
Richard Chow
Richard Chow