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Timeline of Hong Kong History
Paul Antoine JOLY
6 Dec 2017
Emperor Jiajing was controlling the Qing dynasty from 1796 to 1820.
Jia qing the empror of the qing dynasty died.
It was the beggining of the opium trade
1847 was the end of the first ever opium war
This was when the british came into HongKong to trade opium
In 1842 they did the treaty of Nanking
China was put to a very bad treaty
This is the time when HongKong started to make the huge buildings and huge harbours.
This was the start of the arrow
This was after the second opium war which was a time of stability for 20 years
The population hit 122000
This was when world war two started.
This is when the world war two ended.
Immigrants and refugees from china came to HongKong.
Economy was growing
This was when all the economy and the business of HongKong started.
Period of stabilibity
This was when the joint declaration was signed.
The joint declaration was signed on 1984
They were negociating if HK was going to be part of China
A vietnamese got infected by sars and it spread everywhere and it efects the economy a lot.
on 1997 was the date of the handover
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