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Sun Yat-sen


Sun Yat-sen is admired by both China and Taiwan.
  Chinese revolutionary and statesman often referred to as the Father of Modern China for helping to overthrow the Qing Dynasty in 1911 and becoming the first provisional president of the Republic of China (1866-1925)
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  • Sun Yat-sen is admired by both China and Taiwan.
  • Right now in this country, with its many national groups, all the old heroes are being called back to life-Jefferson, Jackson, Pulaski, Garibaldi, Booker T. Washington, Sun Yat-sen, Danny O’Connell, Abraham Lincoln and countless others are being asked to step once again upon the stage of history.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • At the end of the program, the faculty turned their backs to the students, and everyone bowed the three bows toward the picture of Doctor Sun Yat-sen, who was a western surgeon before he became a revolutionary.
    Maxine Hong Kingston  --  The Woman Warrior
  • You know Sun Yat-sen, hah?" I nodded.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club

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  • The men had cut their pigtails to defy the Manchus and to help Sun Yat-sen, fellow Cantonese.
    Maxine Hong Kingston  --  The Woman Warrior
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