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Chinatownology Timeline

1400s Malaysia Malacca Chinatown founded
1594 Philippines Manila Chinatown founded
1727 Vietnam Er Fu Temple founded
1760 Vietnam Tue Thanh Guild Hall founded
1782 Thailand Bangkok Chinatown founded
1819 Singapore Singapore Chinatown founded
1820s Indonesia Vihara Bahtra Sasana founded
1822 Singapore Ying Fo Fui Kun founded
1823 Burma Cantonese Kwan Yin Temple
1824 Vietnam Chua Ba Hai Nam founded
1840 Singapore Thian Hock Keng founded
1844 Singapore Fook Tet Soo Hakka Temple
1849 USA Kong Chow Temple founded
1850s Burma Yangon Chinatown founded
USA San Francisco Chinatown fo unded
USA Oakland Chinatown founded
UK Liverpool Chinatown founded
1852 Japan Yokohama Kanteibyo founded
USA Tin How Temple founded
1859 Japan Yokohama Chinatown founded
1860 UK Limehouse Chinatown founded
1861 Burma Kheng Hock Keong founded
1866 Malaysia Penang Hainan Temple founded
Vietnam Nghia An Hoi Quan restored
1868 Japan Kobe Chinatown founded
1875 Burma Fu Shan Si founded
1877 Canada Montreal Chinatown founded
1887 Japan Kobe Kanteibyo
1895 Singapore Ee Hoe Hean Club founded
1898 Singapore Shuang Lin monastery founded
1900s Vietnam Chua Ngoc Hoang founded
1923 Singapore Bukit Brown Cemetery opened
1950 UK Limehouse Chinatown ended
1954 Singapore Poh Ern Shih founded
1950s UK Birminghaman Chinatown founded
1968 Laos Vientiane Fude Temple founded
1973 Singapore Bukit Brown Cemetery closed
1970s France Paris Chinatown 13 arrondissement
Belgium Antwerp Chinatown founded
UK Manchester Chinatown founded
1980s France Belleville Chinatown founded
Netherlands Amsterdam Chinatown founded
1988 USA Atlanta Chinatown founded
1990s Greece Athens Chinatown founded
2000 Netherlands He Hua temple founded
2006 Japan Yokohama Mazu Temple founded


 


Chua Ngoc Hoang, Vietnam
shuang lin monastery
Shuang Lin Monastery circa 1905
overseas chinese in usa
Chinese migrant in USA

he hua temple
He Hua Temple

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