Chiang Ching-kuo (Chinese: 蔣經國, Ningbo dialect: [tɕiã.tɕiŋ.koʔ ]) (27 April 1910 – 13 January 1988) was a politician of the Republic of China. The eldest and only biological son of former president Chiang Kai-shek, he held numerous posts in the government of the Republic of China. He succeeded his father to serve as Premier of the Republic of China between 1972–78 and was the President of the Republic of China from 1978 until his death in 1988.
Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation
The Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (CCKF; Chinese: 蔣經國國際學術交流基金會) is a private nonprofit organization located in Taipei, Taiwan, that provides support for research grants on Chinese studies in the humanities and social sciences at overseas institutions. It was founded in 1989 and named after Chiang Ching-kuo, leader of the Republic of China from 1972 to 1988. The foundation also has a regional office in McLean, Virginia in the United States.
Chiang Ching-kuo Memorial Song
The Chiang Ching-kuo Memorial Song was written shortly after Republic of China President Chiang Ching-kuo died in 1988. The music composer was Chinese composer Hwang Yau-tai (Huang You-di) who also composed the "Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Song " in 1975. Chiang Ching-kuo was the son of the late President Chiang Kai-shek. Along with his father, Chiang Ching-kuo fled Mainland China to Taiwan in 1949 as the Chinese Communists took control of the Mainland.
Wat Phra Singh, Chiang Mai
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