Dr. Sun Yat SenPrint Page
Statue commemorates Doctor Sun Yat Sen, the founder of nationalist China who played a significant role in the overthrow of the Qing Dynasty in the early 20th century.
Sun Yat-sen (12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925) was a Chinese revolutionary and first president and founding father of the Republic of China ("Nationalist China"). He became the first provisional president when the Republic of China was formed in 1912, and later co-founded the Kuo Min Tang (KMT) political party serving as its first leader.
|Address:||Cohen Place, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.811162|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 20th November, 2011|
Dr. Sun Yat Sen
The founder of modern China 1866 - 1925
Respectfully erected by the Founding Committee of Dr. Sun Yat Sen Memorial Statue Inc and the Chinese Community of Australia 10 October 2011 Melbourne