Background Reading

The Revolution of 1911, a bourgeois-democratic revolution led by Dr. Sun Yat-sen, ended the rule of the Qing Dynasty. The monarchical system that had been in place in China for more than 2,000 years was discarded with the founding of the provisional government of the Republic of China.

Starting of Revolution: Wuchang uprising on October 10, 1911

Leaders: Sun Yat-sen and etc.

Significance: Overthrow the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and bring an end to the imperial rule in China

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