20th century 447 2000- 308 1900-1999 241 21st century 221 1949- 150 Since 2000 150 1976-2000 144 1976-2002 110 Since 1976 106 2002- 104 19th century 100 1949-1976 97 1976- 96 2000-2099 88 1644-1912 67 1912-1949 64 Since 1949 59 Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 57 Qing dynasty, 1644-1912 54 Republic, 1912-1949 54 1893-1976 48 18th century 38 To 221 B.C. 37 1937-1945 35 Ming dynasty, 1368-1644 33 960-1644 31 To 1500 31 17th century 26 221 B.C.-960 A.D. 26 1800-1899 25 1945- 25 Song dynasty, 960-1279 25 Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989 25 Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D. 24 1800-1999 22 1861-1912 22 Since 2002 22 1900-2099 21 Since 1900 21 Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 19 1997- 18 Civil War, 1945-1949 18 Geschichte 17 Tang dynasty, 618-907 17 1939-1945 16 1945-1989 16 1368-1912 15 Since 1997 15 1966-1976 14 Opium War, 1840-1842 14 16th century 13 1912-1928 13 1991- 13 Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C. 13 Revolution, 1911-1912 13 1835-1908 12 1989- 12 May Fourth movement, 1919 12 1368-1644 11 Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368 11 1700-1799 10 1887-1975 10 221 B.C.-960 A.D 10 Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864 10 1904-1997 9 1931-1945 9 1600-1699 8 1700-1899 8 618-907 8 Transfer of Sovereignty from Great Britain, 1997 8 1969-1974 7 259 B.C.-210 B.C. 7 960-1279 7 Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912 7 To 1644 7 1644-1949 6 1897-2003 6 1951- 6 220-589 6 Since 1945 6 1518-1593 5 1859-1952 5 1881-1936 5 1892-1973 5 1913-1994 5 1926- 5 1933-1945 5 1945-1949 5 1945-1953 5 1947- 5 1947-1984 5 1953-1975 5 1957- 5 960-1912 5 Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D. 5 Song-Yuan dynasties, 960-1368 5 Sui dynasty, 581-618 5 Three kingdoms, 220-265 5 Warring States, 403-221 B.C. 5 Zhou dynasty, 1122-221 B.C. 5