This Week in History: Japanese Takeover of the International Settlement

An inside look at the Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement, which began on December 8, 1941.

by That's Shanghai, 10 December 2018

This Week in History: The Discovery of Peking Man

And its mysterious disappearance in World War II...

by Ned Kelly, 05 December 2018

This Day in History: China's Deadliest Maritime Disaster

The world's worst maritime disaster unrelated to military action happened at the mouth of the Huangpu.

by Ned Kelly, 04 December 2018

This Week in History: China Ends the Eunuch Era

Finally banned in 1924, the system had endured for over 3,000 years and through 25 dynasties.

by Ned Kelly, 29 November 2018

This Day in History: Shanghai's Trolley System Debuts

Shanghai's first trolley bus started operations on November 14, 1914.

by That's, 14 November 2018

This Week in History: When Albert Einstein Came to Shanghai

On arrival the Swedish consulate reiterated that he had officially been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics.

by Ned Kelly, 14 November 2018

This Day in History: The Birth of Sun Yat-sen, Father of Modern China

To this day, 152 years after his birth, Sun is one of the most revered political figures among Chinese people.

by Jonathan Zhong, 12 November 2018

This Day in History: First Panda to Leave China Discovered

And the incredible story of the American socialite who became the first person to bring a giant panda to the US.

by That's, 09 November 2018

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