20th century 492 2000- 321 1900-1999 271 21st century 237 Since 2000 157 1949- 156 1976-2000 151 1976-2002 113 Since 1976 111 19th century 110 2002- 110 1949-1976 108 1976- 97 2000-2099 92 1644-1912 73 1912-1949 66 Since 1949 65 Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 62 Qing dynasty, 1644-1912 62 Republic, 1912-1949 55 1893-1976 50 18th century 41 Ming dynasty, 1368-1644 39 To 1500 38 1937-1945 37 To 221 B.C. 37 960-1644 36 17th century 30 Song dynasty, 960-1279 30 1800-1999 28 1800-1899 27 1945- 27 221 B.C.-960 A.D. 27 Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989 27 Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D. 25 1900-2099 23 Since 2002 23 1861-1912 22 Since 1900 22 Civil War, 1945-1949 21 Tang dynasty, 618-907 20 1997- 19 Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 19 1945-1989 18 1939-1945 17 Geschichte 17 1368-1912 16 Since 1997 16 1368-1644 15 1966-1976 15 16th century 14 1991- 14 Opium War, 1840-1842 14 1912-1928 13 Qin dynasty, 221-207 B.C. 13 Revolution, 1911-1912 13 1989- 12 May Fourth movement, 1919 12 1700-1799 11 1835-1908 11 1887-1975 11 Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864 11 Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368 11 1600-1699 10 1951- 10 221 B.C.-960 A.D 10 1904-1997 9 1931-1945 9 960-1279 9 To 1644 9 1700-1899 8 618-907 8 Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912 8 Since 1945 8 Transfer of Sovereignty from Great Britain, 1997 8 1945-1953 7 1969-1974 7 259 B.C.-210 B.C. 7 1644-1949 6 1897-2003 6 220-589 6 1518-1593 5 1859-1952 5 1881-1936 5 1892-1973 5 1913-1994 5 1926- 5 1933-1945 5 1945-1949 5 1947- 5 1947-1984 5 1953-1975 5 1957- 5 221 B.C.-220 A.D. 5 960-1912 5 Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D. 5 Since 1951 5 Song-Yuan dynasties, 960-1368 5 Sui dynasty, 581-618 5 Three kingdoms, 220-265 5