Chiang Kai-Shek was the president of what country from 1928 to 1975?
He led the suppression of the Chinese Communist party. In 1946, civil war broke out between his party and the Communists. In 1949, the Communists won and made China the People's Republic of China. Chiang and his fled to Taiwan. There Chiang established a government and ruled as President of the Republic of China for 25 more years. His government was recognised by many countries as the legitimate government of China, and Taiwan controlled China's seat in the United Nations until the end of his life in '75.
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