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Faith of the Nation
Fri 28 October 2016, 19:00 – 22:00 BST
To mark the 150th birth anniversary of Sun Yat-sen, the overseas Chinese in Britain organizes an event ---Faith of the Nation-Gala in Commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Sun Yat-sen.
November 12, 2016 is the 150th birthday of Sun, who was a great national hero, patriot and the front-runner of China's democratic revolution. Sun is known for his role in the 1911 Revolution, which overthrew the imperial Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and ended more than 2,000 years of feudal rule in China.
The gala will be held to honor Sun's contribution to national independence, social advancement and people's happiness, carry forward his patriotic thoughts and revolutionary and entrepreneurial spirits, consolidate the unity among Chinese people and the patriotic united front, safeguard cross-Strait peace and jointly advance the country's peaceful unification. Also, this gala aim to enhance the Chinese cohesion and promote national goals and the dream of revival.
The gala will be held by UK Yunnan Business Association on Cadogan Hall London at 7:00 pm on October 28,2016.
The celebration of Sun’s achievements at present is of great historical significance.