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Hu Yaobang - Former Secretary General of the Chinese Communist party, the mourning of his death by students was the genesis of the protests in Beijing's Tienanmen Square in 1989

Wan Li-The Anhui agricultural reforms were heralded as brilliant innovations by the central government. The system implemented by Wan was followed up with reform programs led by Zhao Ziyang in Sichuan province. Along with Xi Zhongxun, Hu Yaobang, and other reformists in charge of implementing wide-ranging reforms, Wan was seen as a pioneer who made significant contributions to the national reform programmes in the 1980s, winning praise from paramount leader Deng Xiaoping.

1 Ocak'ta Pekin'de Tiananmen Meydanı'nda öğrencilerin başlattığı gösteriler sonunda Komünist Partisi lideri Hu Yaobang istifa etti; yerine Zao Ziyang getirildi.16 OCAK 1987

from Business Insider

Tiananmen Square 24th Anniversary: Remember The Failed 'Chinese Spring' With These Iconic Photos

The protests began on April 15th, after the death of ousted General Secretary Hu Yaobang.


In the Group discussion of Chinese economy, with Hu Yaobang (left) and Xi Zhong xun (Right), Xi Zhong xun is the father of current President of China: Xi jinping.

from CNN

Tiananmen Square Fast Facts -

Ousted General Secretary of the Communist Party, Hu Yaobang, dies at age 73 on April 15, 1989. The next day, thousands of students gather at Tiananmen Square to mourn him -- Hu had become a symbol of reform for the student movement. A week later thousands more marched to Tiananmen Square -- the start of an occupation that would end in a tragic showdown.


Piazza Tiananmen 5 giugno 1989. Un abitante di Pechino arresta i carri armati scesi in piazza per fermare le proteste scoppiate in Cina il giorno del funerale di Hu Yaobang (Credits: Jeff Widner)

from The New Yorker

Slide Show: Tiananmen Square, 1989

Some two hundred thousand pro-democracy students staged an unauthorized demonstration in Tiananmen Square during the funeral ceremony of the Chinese Communist Party leader and liberal reformer Hu Yaobang, on April 22, 1989. Photograph by Catherine Henriette/AFP/Getty.