A 1968 map of Beijing showing streets and cultural revolution in china pdf renamed during the Cultural Revolution. Most of the Cultural Revolution-era name changes were later reversed.
Old Customs, Old Culture, Old Habits, and Old Ideas. August 19, 1966, shortly after the launch of the Cultural Revolution. However, which customs, cultures, habits, and ideas specifically constituted the “Four Olds” were never clearly defined. Red Guards dragged the remains of the Wanli Emperor and Empresses to the front of the tomb, where they were posthumously “denounced” and burned. Road” to “Red Guard Road”, and so forth. The Chinese government stopped short of endorsing the physical destruction of products.