Remembrance day of Lenin’s death: At 6:50 on January 21, 1924, Lenin was in Golk near Moscow The village passed away at the age of 54. Lenin, formerly known as Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov (Russian:Влади́мир Ильи́ч Улья́нов), a famous Marxist, proletarian revolutionist, politician, theorist, and thinker. He is the main creator of Soviet Russia (the first socialist country in the world) and the Soviet Union, the founder of the Bolshevik Party, the main leader of the October Revolution, and the chairman of the Soviet People’s Committee.
Portrait of Lenin
January 21, 1981 JapanThe General Office of the CPC Central Committee forwarded the”Minutes of the Symposium on the Implementation of Special Policies and Flexible Measures in Guangdong and Fujian”. The”Minutes” pointed out that the special economic zones in Guangdong and Fujian are special economic zones, not political special zones. The party committees at all levels in Guangdong and Fujian must implement opening up to the outside world and adhere to the four basic principles; they must develop the economy while maintaining a good social atmosphere.
For economic development, we must also be clean and upright!
January 21, 1988 The Shenzhen Science Museum was completed and passed the acceptance. The project was rated as excellent project. The total construction area is 12,154 square meters. At that time it was listed as one of the eight key cultural facilities in our city.
January 21, 1992The chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus, Kebic, and his party of 13 people, accompanied by Zhu Xun, head of the Chinese Reception Committee and Minister of Geology and Mineral Resources, arrived by special plane Shenzhen visit.
January 21, 1994The Shenzhen Education Work Conference proposed to build a large education system with Shenzhen characteristics. Strengthen education legislation, and strive to produce several more urgently needed education regulations within one or two years.
January 21, 1996The selection of the national modern opera exchange performances was announced. The modern Cantonese opera”Love in Zhongying Street” performed by the Shenzhen Cantonese Opera Troupe won the”Excellent Performance Award” ,”Screenwriter Award”,”Director Award”,”Stage Design Award”,”Excellent Performance Award” and”Scene Painting Award”.
January 21, 2000For the first time, a foreign insurance company was approved to conduct business in Shenzhen, and the Shenzhen branch of American International Assurance Co., Ltd. and AIU Insurance Co., Ltd. opened.
January 21, 2001 Statistics from the Shenzhen Municipal Transportation Bureau show that as of that day, Shenzhen had transported 2.13 million passengers during the Spring Festival, and it had safely and steadily passed the peak of the Spring Festival. The passenger volume of railways and civil aviation before the festival both increased by 1.2%and 3.8%respectively over the same period of the previous year, while road and water transport decreased by 6.9%and 13.3%respectively.
January 21, 2006The Shenzhen Office of Introducing Foreign Intelligence announced that the Shenzhen Office introduced 1,639 people last year, an increase of 438 people over the previous year, an increase of 36.8%, reaching the highest peak in recent years. At present, the total number of”returnees” registered in Shenzhen has reached more than 8,100, and the work of introducing intelligence has entered a period of rapid development.
January 21, 2009 The governments of Shenzhen and Heyuan signed the Agreement on Co-construction of Shenzhen (Heyuan) Industrial Transfer Industrial Park.
(The above information is collected and compiled from the copyright library of Shenzhen Newspaper Group)
Today in history
1793-French King Louis XVI was executed.
1895-Japan decided to occupy the Diaoyu Islands.
1899-Opel company began to produce cars.
In 1911-American Routh first proposed that cancer tumors are caused by viruses.
1924-Comrade Lenin, the great mentor and leader of the proletariat and working people of the world, passed away.
In 1925-Zhang Yaozeng, Shen Junru, Tang Yi and others initiated the organization of the Chinese Union to govern the Party.
1937-The Red Army’s West Route Army failed its western expedition.
1937-The Chinese People’s Anti-Japanese Military and Political University was established.
1938-The Chinese Film Studio was established, headquartered in Kunming.
In 1946-the Kuomintang government bombed Wang Jingwei’s tomb. Wang Jingwei’s body and the coffin were pulled to the Nanjing Qingliangshan Crematorium overnight, and the coffin and the corpse were all incinerated. The accompanying officer ordered the workers to blow air into the furnace, and the ashes were scattered without a trace.
At that time, Wang Jingwei was buried next to the Zhongshan Mausoleum after his death, which embarrassed the Kuomintang.
1949-Chiang Kai-shek announced his”retirement” and Li Zongren served as acting president.
1951-The Chinese People’s Volunteers Air Force and the U.S. Army launched an air battle.
1954-The world’s first nuclear-powered submarine”Nautilus” was launched.
1955—The Xiamen Public Security Bureau cracked the case of Sun Xizong, a special agent sent by the”British Far East Intelligence Agency” from Hong Kong to sneak into Xiamen to collect military intelligence.
1955—The Chinese Pingatory Theatre was established.
1970—The first flight of the American Boeing 747 jetliner.
1976-Two Concorde supersonic passenger planes jointly developed and researched by France and Britain, each carrying 100 passengers for the first commercial flight. The Concorde is the world’s first supersonic passenger aircraft with a maximum flight speed of Mach 2.25 and can carry 128 people.
1976-Mao Zedong proposed that Hua Guofeng be acting Premier of the State Council and preside over the daily work of the Central Committee.
1984-The United States successfully launched a ballistic missile from an aircraft for the first time. The launch test was conducted at an altitude of 18,000 meters.
1985-The People’s Republic of China set September 10 as Teachers’ Day each year.
1987-China established the Press and Publication Administration.
In 1994, the State Council decided to rename the members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences to academicians.
1996-Beijing West Railway Station opened for operation.
2003-The first meeting of the Third People’s Congress of Hainan Province elected Wang Qishan as the chairman of the Standing Committee of the Provincial People’s Congress and Wang Xiaofeng as the governor.
2007-Excellent member of the Communist Party of China, great communist fighter, outstanding proletarian revolutionist, outstanding leader of our party’s economic work, the seventh, eighth and eleventh sessions of the Communist Party of China The body of Comrade Bo Yibo, a member of the Central Committee, alternate member of the Eighth Political Bureau of the Central Committee, former vice premier of the State Council and former executive deputy director of the Central Advisory Committee of the Communist Party of China, was cremated in Beijing Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery.
2009-Zhu Diwen took over as US Secretary of Energy, the first Asian-American minister, and the first Nobel Prize winner to serve as a cabinet minister.