The legendary creator of the nation Emperor Yan was born in Suizhou of Hubei
about 3000 BC
The Chinese nation has called themselves the descendants of Emperor Yan (Shennong) and Emperor Huang for more than 5.000 years.
The Xia dynasty was inherited by the Shang dynasty
The Pre-historic China i.e. before 1600 BC which is mainly charted by legends and pre-historic evidence.
Recorded Erligang culture
Panlongcheng, an archaeological site associated with the Erligang culture, is located in modern-day Huangpi District.
During the Western Zhou, the E state controlled the present-day Wuchang area south of the Yangtze River.
A popular unofficial name for Hubei Province is Chu ((), which comes from the name of the first once powerful state of Chu
from about 740 to 223 BC
At the end of the Warring States period it was destroyed by the Qin in 223 BCE during the Qin's wars of unification.
Fish Cake is a famous traditional dish in Hubei
Fish Cake is a famous traditional dish in Hubei. Legend accounts that this dish originated in the state of Chu during the Spring and Autumn period (770-476 B.C.)
Taoist myths state that Laozi was conceived when his mother gazed upon a falling star.
from the 6th to the 4th century BC
As a religious figure, he is worshipped under the name "Supreme Old Lord" and as one of the "Three Pure Ones". During the Tang dynasty, he was granted the title "Supremely Mysterious and Primordial Emperor"
Zenghouyi Bells and more than 15,000 artifacts were unearthed
Tomb Yi of Zeng end of the thousand-year-long period of the burial in elite tombs.
An attempt to unite the Han dynasty failed
One of the most famous battles in Chinese history and a central event in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms—the Battle of Red Cliffs—took place in the vicinity of the cliffs near Wuhan.
The last in a series of military conflicts ended in the victory of Sun Quan
The Battle of Jiangxia was a battle fought between the warlords Sun Quan and Liu Biao in 208 in the late Eastern Han dynasty.
Old Wuchang had advanced handicraft industries.
Around that time, walls were built to protect Hanyang (AD 206) and Wuchang (AD 223).
The capital of the Wu nio empire was in Ezhou, which in ancient times was called Wuchang.
There are two cities named Wuchang: the present one is Wuchang district of Wuhan city, and Ezhou city was also named Wuchang in ancient time.
General Sun Quan proclaimed himself emperor
Quan declared 222 himself Emperor of his domains.
Sveto mjesto taoizma smatra se začetkom Wuhana
After the Battle of the Red Cliffs, fortifications and walls were erected for protection, first at Hanyang and then at Wuchang.
The last emperor Wu Sun Hao surrendered
In 279, Wang Jun wrote a memorial to Emperor Wu, requesting that he order a military campaign against Eastern Wu.
The flourishing of culture and the arrival of Buddhism and Taoism
386 to 589
Though an age of civil war and political chaos, it was also a time of flourishing arts and culture, advancement in technology, and the spread of Mahayana Buddhism and Daoism.
It is one of the "Four Buddhist Temples" in Wuhan
around the 5th century
Dongshan Temple is a Buddhist temple located on the south hillside of Mount Hong, in Wuchang District of Wuhan.
built in the time of Emperor Yuan of Liang as part of the Jin'an Temple
beginning of the VI century
The origin of Wuying Pagoda stretches back to the later part reign of Emperor Yuan of Liang (508 – 555) as part of the Jin'an Temple.
Temple, also known as Zhengjue Temple and Shuangfeng Temple
This temple has a unique structure and style that attracts the Buddhist followers and travellers to its doorsteps like other temples.
Yang (the opposite of Yin) denotes a place south of a mountain
The name "Hanyang" means "the Yang side of Han River", referring to the town's historic location on the north ("yang") bank of the Han River mouth.
Master Zhan, a chef from Yingshan County, prepared a plate of pork
Hubei cuisine has more than two thousands years history. The dish name and style can be found in famous literature work Chuci done by Qu Yuan (c.340 – 278 BC), the Father Of Chinese Poetry
it is one of the four major national markets in Ming dynasty.
The city's name literally means "Mouth of the Han", from its position at the confluence of the Han with the Yangtze River. The name appears in a Tang Dynasty poem by Liu Changqing.
The city became famous for poetry and art
the beginning of the VIII century AD
Cui Hao and his poem Yellow Crane Tower made it the most celebrated building in southern China.
During the Huang Chao Revolution, the city changed power several times
874. China is hit by a series of droughts and floods. The imperial government was unable to stop the famine, but its insistence on high taxes caused deep dissatisfaction among the people.
Jade has been prized since the Stone Age
The technique for producing celadon was first perfected in Song Dynasty China around 900 years ago.
Who Invented the Printing Press?
The Chinese consider Bi Sheng to be the inventor of the printing press before Gutenberg. Bi Sheng (about 970 - 1051) is a native of Yingshan, Hubei. He is the inventor of Movable-Type Printing, which is a great revolution in the history of printing
Wuchang was promoted to the status of provincial capital
The temple was built upwards on the hill slopes and have five layers
The beautiful Changchun Taoist Temple is located near Wuhan City. It dates back to the Yuan Dynasty and then was reconstructed during the Ming period.
the uncle of Zhu Yuanzhang saying: I am only fond of this dinner
between 1368 and 1398
The legend goes that, one year, the uncle of Zhu Yuanzhang, the first emperor of the Ming Dynasty, came to Hunan and Hubei for an inspection.
the Great Buddha’s Hall, Depository of Buddhist texts, and the Hall of Arhats.
Guiyuan Buddhist temple is located in Hanyang District of Wuhan.
The Han River and the Wuhan area are under British domination
beginning of the 19th century
Hanyang was a financial and merchants center, and when the British controlled it during the 1800s, it became the second biggest financial and merchant center in China after Shanghai.
Saint Jean Gabriel: China’s first saint
Jean Gabriel was a missionary from France. Jean-Gabriel Perbore was executed on a cross in 1840 after being brutally tortured.
The deadliest civil war you've never heard
January 12, 1853
Taiping Rebellion took an estimated 20 million lives. Taiping Rebellion, radical political and religious upheaval that was probably the most important event in China in the 19th century.
Hankou was one of the Yangtze River ports patrolled by the US Navy
US Navy to keep the peace and maintain US interests in the area.
British warships are inspecting
In December 1858, James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin, High Commissioner to China, led four warships up the Yangtze River in Wuhan to collect the information needed for opening the trading port in Wuhan.
The Tiananmen Treaties and the Beijing Convention determine which cities have become duty-free zones and ports
"Second Opium War" refers to one of the British strategic objectives: legalizing the opium trade, expanding trade, opening all of China to British merchants, and exempting foreign imports from internal transit duties.
Temple has been built according to the Alantuo Temple in Myanmar
Gude Temple was built in the 3rd year of Emperor Guangxi (1877) of the Qing Dynasty . It is said that the Gude Temple has been built according to the Alantuo Temple in Myanmar.
Ti-yong ideal Chinese learning as the basis, Western learning for application
The time of the ti-yong principle of " Chinese learning as the basis, Western learning for application "
Chinese geologist and politician
Li Siguang (1889-1971), a geologist and founder of geological mechanics, was born in Huanggang,
It was one of the largest and oldest modern arsenals in Chinese history.
Originally known as the Hubei Arsenal, it was founded in 1891 by Qing official Zhang Zhidong. It cost about 250,000 pounds sterling and was built in 4 years.
Later, the name was often used to describe Wuhan.
In 1900, American magazine Collier's published an article about the Yangtze "boom town" of Wuhan, calling it "the Chicago of China." It was one of the first times -- if not the first -- the Chinese city had been given this moniker, and it stuck.
The flight is recorded in the book A Thousand Miles of Miracle in China
July 9, 1900,
Hankou was the destination on the escape route of groups of missionaries fleeing the Boxers in the Northern provinces around 1900.
Wuhan is known as the birthplace of the Xinhai Revolution
October 10, 1911
On October 10, 1911, Sun Yat-sen's followers launched the Wuchang Uprising, which led to the collapse of the Qing dynasty, as well as the establishment of the Republic of China.
It is the largest transportation center in Wuhan
Wuchang railway station founded as the Tongxiang Gate Station in 1916, the station was moved several times and settled in the current location on 1957.
Victory of KMT and Li Zongren over Quin dynasty forces commanded by Wu Peif
Li Zongren's first victories as a Nationalist general were in Hunan, where he defeated rival warlord Wu Peifu in two successive battles and captured the provincial capital, Wuhan, in 1926.
National government led by Wang Jingwe moves its capital to Wuhan
from February 21 to August 19, 1927.
Stalin sent a telegram to the Communists of Wuhan
15. 7 1927.
In June 1927, Stalin ( at that time President of the Soviet Union )sent a telegram to the Communists in Wuhan, calling for mobilisation of an army of workers and peasants.
Hot dry noodles, also known as reganmian, is a traditional dish of Wuhan
in the early 1930s
Breakfasts such as hot dry noodles are available from as early as 5 am, and usually appear at Wuhan's night markets as a late-night snack.
The official report found 140,000 drowned and claims that "2 million people died during the flood
from June to August 1931
The 1931 China floods, or the 1931 Yangtze–Huai River floods, were a series of floods hitting major cities Wuhan, Nanjing and beyond, eventually culminated into a dyke breach along Lake Gaoyou on 26 August.
Heavy casualties on both sides, as high as 1.2 million combined by some estimates.
15 June,until 22 October 1938
The Battle of Wuhan, popularly known to the Chinese as the Defense of Wuhan, and to the Japanese as the Capture of Wuhan, was a large-scale battle of the Second Sino-Japanese War.
Part of Operation Matterhorn
in December 1944
An important logistical center, the city was heavily bombed in December 1944 by the US aircraft based in the Chengdu area as part of Operation Matterhorn.
Wuhan consists of a conurbation of three adjacent former cities
In 1949 the government of the newly formed People’s Republic of China merged the three cities into the single entity of Wuhan.
The number of dead from this flood and plague was estimated at around 33,000
From June to September 1954
Od juna do septembra 1954. godine, provincija Huabej je pretrpjela katastofalnu poplavu rijeke Jangce.
Wuhan becomes the main traffic center of the nine surrounding provinces
October 25, 1955
On October 25, 1955, construction began on the bridge proper. The same day in 1957, the whole project was completed and an opening-to-traffic ceremony was held on October 15.
The airport is located in Wuhan’s suburban Huangpi District
15 April 1995
Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (IATA: WUH, ICAO: ZHHH) serves Wuhan, the capital of the Hubei province, People’s Republic of China.
a profoundly significant event in modern Chinese history
Chairman Mao’s historic swim – glorified in China but ridiculed by the rest of the world.“The water of the river seemed to be smiling that day,” reported the official Chinese news agency.
First time military leaders refused to carry out orders given by the central authorities
20. jula 1967
The Wuhan incident ( lit.: 'July 20th Incident') was an armed conflict in the People's Republic of China between two hostile groups at the height of the Cultural Revolution.
Product structure is mainly based on military products
Product structure is mainly based on military, foreign trade products, domestic auto parts,we called it "three-three system" structure.
She won the platform-diving at the age of 12, making her the youngest diving champ of all time.
August 16, 1978
The first Asian player to win a Grand Slam.
26 February 1982
Li se povukla iz profesionalnog tenisa 19. 9. 2014., u 32-goj godini 2019. godine uvrštena je u Tenisku dvoranu Slavnih, i tako postala prva igračica azijskog porijekla koja je zaslužila tu čast.
colloquially known as “China Optics Valley”
In 2018, the output value of Wuhan’s high-tech industry exceeded 1 trillion yuan with the added value of the local high-tech industry exceeding 300 billion yuan, accounting for 20.6% of the city’s GDP.
Fatalities 49 (7 on the groud)
June 22, 2000
On June 22, 2000, a Wuhan Airlines flight from Enshi to Wuhan was forced to circle for 30 minutes due to thunderstorms.
XMC is a recognized leader in NOR Flash memory production
Metro Line 1 phase 2 entered revenue service from Dijiao to Dongwu Boulevard.
On July 29, 2010
The Line 2 of Wuhan Metro the first underground metro line crossing the Yangtze River. This line has started run on September 25, 2012
Angry Shoes at Wuhan University on Social Network
May 19, 2011
Police in China say they are seeking a man who allegedly threw an egg and shoes at the designer of the country's Great Firewall of web controls.
Connect Shanghai, Nanjing, Hefei and Wuhan
July 1, 2014
The Shanghai–Wuhan–Chengdu railway is one of the four east–west high-speed rail corridors outlined in China's national high-speed rail plan.
The institute has been the subject of multiple conspiracy theories
The Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences is a research institute on virology administered by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
At least 14 city residents were killed and more than 80,000 were relocated
2 July 2016
During the late spring and early summer, a semi-permanent frontal boundary—called the meiyu front—emerges across eastern China and Japan.
Among the deals to be signed s are estimated to be worth £550 million.
January 31, 2018,
She took pictures at the Yellow Crane Tower and on the Wuchang District side.
Due to its contribution to the development of the city, the museum is named Zhang ZhiDong
in May 2018
It is also the first building that reached 400 meters
March 1, 2019
With 137 buildings with a height more than 150 m (492 ft), Wuhan ranks the 5th best skyline city of China and 8th in the world
It was later commented on “We are all sick”
from 18. to 27.10. 2019th
Since then, Wuhan has had an infamous reputation around the world.
in November or December 2019
It could be said with confidence and certainty that there were mistakes in the search for an answer to, as it will turn out later, the pandemic. Given the nature and news that the kovid 19 virus brought, it would be a miracle if there were no mistakes.
China is winning its “people’s war” against the coronavirus.
March 25, 2020
But Wuhan’s near-zero count is being called into question by independent reporting and received with suspicion from experts.
after 6 new cases were found, ending the city's 35-day streak of no new infections
May 12, 2020
'Liberation' as Wuhan's coronavirus lockdown ends after 76 days
April 8, 2020
At midnight on Wednesday, authorities allowed residents to leave the city for the first time since 23 January when 11 million people were put under lockdown to contain the quickly spreading coronavirus.