20th century 439 2000- 299 1900-1999 235 21st century 218 1949- 149 1976-2000 143 Since 2000 143 1976-2002 110 Since 1976 104 2002- 102 1949-1976 97 1976- 96 19th century 96 2000-2099 86 1644-1912 67 1912-1949 62 Since 1949 58 Cultural Revolution, 1966-1976 56 Qing dynasty, 1644-1912 54 Republic, 1912-1949 54 1893-1976 47 18th century 37 To 221 B.C. 36 1937-1945 35 Ming dynasty, 1368-1644 33 To 1500 31 960-1644 30 17th century 26 221 B.C.-960 A.D. 26 Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989 26 1945- 25 Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D. 24 Song dynasty, 960-1279 24 1800-1899 23 1861-1912 22 1800-1999 21 Since 1900 21 Since 2002 21 1900-2099 20 Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 19 Civil War, 1945-1949 18 1997- 17 Geschichte 17 1939-1945 16 1945-1989 16 Tang dynasty, 618-907 16 1368-1912 15 Opium War, 1840-1842 14 Since 1997 14 16th century 13 1912-1928 13 1966-1976 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 1700-1799 10 221 B.C.-960 A.D 10 Taiping Rebellion, 1850-1864 10 Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368 10 1887-1975 9 1904-1997 9 1931-1945 9 1600-1699 8 Transfer of Sovereignty from Great Britain, 1997 8 1700-1899 7 1969-1974 7 259 B.C.-210 B.C. 7 618-907 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 1881-1936 5 1892-1973 5 1913-1994 5 1926- 5 1933-1945 5 1945-1949 5 1945-1953 5 1947-1984 5 1953-1975 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 1500-1599 4 1552-1610 4 1564-1616 4