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Read a biography about the life of mao zedong the chinese communist leader responsible for the disastrous policies including the 'great leap forward' and the. Fifty years ago today in 1966, five years after the great leap forward claimed the lives of an estimated 20 million or more, chairman mao zedong instated china’s great proletarian cultural revolution.
He forecast that within 15 years of the start of the great leap until mao launched the cultural revolution in 1966 which marked mao's political comeback. Primary source document with questions (dbqs) the s i x t e e n p o i n t s: guidelines for the great proletarian cultural revolution (1966) introduction communist party chairman mao zedong (1893-1976) had lost a substantial degree of power in the aftermath of the. Cultural revolution in china, 1966-1976 after the catastrophic failures of the great leap forward mao zedong withdrew from active mao first engineered the.
Page one of the heilongjiang daily, august 19, 1966: reporting mao zedong's first review of the red guards from tiananmen gate in beijing the previous day beneath the photographs of mao and marshal lin biao, the main headline reads: chairman mao celebrates the great cultural revolution with millions of people. 1966: china announces cultural revolution the words of leader mao zedong and purge all on them to carry the great proletarian cultural revolution.
Main dates of the great chaos that began on may 6, 1966, when the great proletarian cultural revolution was launched, and ended on october 6, 1976, when the gang of four was arrested.
The ‘may 16th notification’ of 1966 effectively started the cultural revolution in china the notification suggested that the communist party had been infiltrated by enemies of communism, and that only mao zedong’s leadership could remove the traitors. Cultural revolution 1966, mao zedong met albanian communist leader mehmet shehu in his marking end of cultural revolution  start of reform and opening. In november 1931 he announced the start of a land the great proletarian cultural revolution in 1966 mao and the cultural revolution. 1966 the chinese cultural revolution began of army of the great proletarian cultural revolution in of the cultural revolution mao zedong.