CHENG Mou Ting, 18951943 (aged 48 years)

Name
/CHENG/ Mou Ting
Given names
Mou Ting
Surname
CHENG
Birth May 9, 1895

25th President of the United States
William McKinley
March 4, 1897 (aged 1 year)

Chinese Conflicts
Boxer Rebellion
from November 2, 1899 to September 7, 1901 (aged 6 years)

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Note: An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium…

An anti-foreigner rebellion of Chinese peasants and eventually the Qing empire against a consortium of western and Japanese troops.

26th President of the United States
Theodore Roosevelt
September 14, 1901 (aged 6 years)

China Government/Dynasties
Qing or Ching or Manchu Dynasty
from 1636 to 1912 (aged 16 years)

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Note: 2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and c…

2nd foreign dynasty to rule China—Unlike the Mongols however, the Manchu adopted Chinese dress and customs. However, they did force men to wear the queue. Neo-Confucianism was made the official doctrine, demanding loyalty to the emperor, but Chinese culture was preserved and Chinese were excluded only from the very senior court positions. Increasing European trade causedforeign powers divide China into spheres of influence. The Boxer uprising caused the downfall of this last dynasty. source

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 47 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 American Events
1906 San Francisco earthquake
April 18, 1906 (aged 10 years)

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Note: Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chin…

Public birth records were destroyed in the subsequent fire, which allowed a new opportunity for Chinese to claim American citizenship.

27th President of the United States
William Howard Taft
March 4, 1909 (aged 13 years)

28th President of the United States
Woodrow Wilson
March 4, 1913 (aged 17 years)

Global conflict
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 23 years)

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Note: China's [contribution to World War One](https://bacgg.org/index.php/resources/#ww1 )
Death of a fatherCHENG Sei Kou
1919 (aged 23 years)

Death of a motherFANG Shi
1921 (aged 25 years)

29th President of the United States
Warren G Harding
March 4, 1921 (aged 25 years)

30th President of the United States
Calvin Coolidge
August 2, 1923 (aged 28 years)

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 33 years)

Death of a brotherCHENG Gin Ting
February 24, 1930 (aged 34 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 34 years)

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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.

Economic
1929 Great Depression
from 1929 to 1930 (aged 34 years)

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Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 36 years)

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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.

32nd President of the United States
Franklin D Roosevelt
March 4, 1933 (aged 37 years)

Death of a sisterCHENG
1942 (aged 46 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 50 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.

China Government/Dynasties
Republic of China
from 1912 to 1949 (aged 53 years)

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Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 54 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

World Conflict
Attack on Pearl Harbor
from December 7, 1941 (aged 46 years)

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Note: The date the United States enters WW2.
Global Conflict
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 50 years)

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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 50 years)

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Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Death May 24, 1943 (aged 48 years)

Family with parents
father
Generation 21-23
世球
18431919
Birth: 1843Dai Pong Tou, Guangdong, China
Death: 1919
mother
Marriage Marriage
Marriage Marriage
elder sister
7 years
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
7 years
elder brother
11 months
elder sister
7 years
elder brother
21-23
雲间
18851930
Birth: September 18, 1885
Death: February 24, 1930
7 years
elder brother
Harry Jang Lowe
靄廷
18921972
Birth: October 1892大龐頭, Zhongshan, Guangdong, CHN
Death: May 1972Berkeley, CA, USA
3 years
himself