CIIC:Selected anniversaries/March 16

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Poster of The Last Emperor

1925: A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit Dali, Yunnan Province, in the Southwest, with more than 10,000 casualties.

1988: The Last Emperor, a biopic about Puyi, the last Emperor of China, won nine Academy Awards for picture, art direction, cinematography, costume design, director, film editing, original score, sound, and adapted screenplay.

2003: Wen Jiabao was elected premier.