琏云, 19271947 (aged 20 years)

Name
/應/琏云
Given names
琏云
Surname
Birth 1927

Death of a half-sister俊婵
1928 (aged 1 year)

31st President of the United States
Herbert Hoover
March 4, 1929 (aged 2 years)

Chinese American Events
Tong Wars
from 1800 to 1930 (aged 3 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 3 years)

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Note: Worldwide economic downturn.
Chinese Conflicts
Mukden Incident
from September 18, 1931 to February 18, 1932 (aged 5 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 6 years)

Death of a fatherYING ErGuan
September 1940 (aged 13 years)

Chinese American Events
Chinese Exclusion Act
from May 9, 1882 to 1943 (aged 16 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'.

33rd President of the United States
Harry S Truman
April 12, 1945 (aged 18 years)

Chinese Conflicts
Second Sino-Japanese War
from July 7, 1937 to September 9, 1945 (aged 18 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.

Chinese Conflicts
Chinese Communist/Kuomintang Civil War
from August 10, 1945 to December 7, 1949 (aged 22 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 22 years)

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Chinese American Events
McCarthyism
from 1940 to 1950 (aged 23 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 14 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 18 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 19 years)

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Note: Another example of anti-Asian sentiment in the United States.
Death of a fatherYING ErGuan

Death June 1947 (aged 20 years)

Family with parents
father
mother
herself
brother
Private
brother
Private
brother
Private
sister
Private
Father’s family with 圆香
father
step-mother
half-sister
2 years
half-sister
13 months
half-brother
14 months
half-sister
19 months
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
half-sister
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