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  • Jiangsu, China
    Friday Dec 1, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    The United Army Captured Many Strongholds of The Qing Army

    Jiangsu, China
    Friday Dec 1, 1911

    Between 24 November and 1 December, under the command of Xu Shaozhen, the united army captured Wulongshan, Mufushan, Yuhuatai, Tianbao City and many other strongholds of the Qing army.




  • Nanking, Jiangsu, China
    Saturday Dec 2, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Capturing Nanking City

    Nanking, Jiangsu, China
    Saturday Dec 2, 1911

    On 2 December, Nanking City was captured by the revolutionaries after the Battle of Nanking, 1911.




  • U.S.
    Sunday Dec 3, 1911

    Willis Carrier

    Rational Psychrometric Formulae

    U.S.
    Sunday Dec 3, 1911

    On December 3, 1911, Carrier presented what is perhaps the most significant document ever prepared on air conditioning – Rational Psychrometric Formulae – at the annual meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. It became known as the "Magna Carta of Psychrometrics".




  • Stockholm, Sweden
    Sunday Dec 10, 1911

    Marie Curie

    Winning her Second Nobel Prize

    Stockholm, Sweden
    Sunday Dec 10, 1911

    International recognition for her work had been growing to new heights, and the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, overcoming opposition prompted by the Langevin scandal, honored her a second time, with the 1911 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. This award was "in recognition of her services to the advancement of chemistry by the discovery of the elements radium and polonium, by the isolation of radium and the study of the nature and compounds of this remarkable element."




  • Stockholm, Sweden
    Sunday Dec 10, 1911

    Antibiotic

    Hata was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    Stockholm, Sweden
    Sunday Dec 10, 1911

    Hata was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1911 and for the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1912 and 1913.




  • Shanghai, China
    Monday Dec 18, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    The North–South Conference

    Shanghai, China
    Monday Dec 18, 1911

    On 18 December, the North–South Conference was held in Shanghai to discuss the north and south issues.




  • Urumqi, Xinjiang, China
    Thursday Dec 28, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Dihua Uprising

    Urumqi, Xinjiang, China
    Thursday Dec 28, 1911

    In Xinjiang on 28 December, Liu Xianzun and the revolutionaries started the Dihua Uprising. This was led by more than 100 members of Geilaohui. This uprising failed.


  • Mongolia
    Friday Dec 29, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    Bogd Khan became The Leader of The Mongol Empire

    Mongolia
    Friday Dec 29, 1911

    An independence movement took place that was not limited to just North (outer) Mongolia but was a pan-Mongolian phenomenon. On 29 December 1911, Bogd Khan became the leader of the Mongol empire. Inner Mongolia became a contested terrain between Khan and the Republic. In general, Russia supported the Independence of Outer Mongolia (including Tannu Uriankhai) during the time of the Xinhai Revolution. Tibet and Mongolia then recognized each other in a treaty.


  • China
    Friday Dec 29, 1911

    Xinhai Revolution

    The First Provisional President

    China
    Friday Dec 29, 1911

    On 29 December 1911, Sun Yat-sen was elected as the first provisional president.


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