George H.W. Bush in Hong Kong in 1978 firing the Noon Day Gun on the Causeway Bay waterfront. Photo: C.Y. Yu

US president George H.W. Bush in Hong Kong: photos from his trips between 1978 and 2001

  • George H.W. Bush visited Hong Kong at least seven times in public and private capacities, and once fired the Noon Day Gun
  • He met a variety of people, including Governor Sir Edward Youde, businessman Sir Lawrence Kadoorie, and Anson Chan, head of Hong Kong’s civil service
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George H.W. Bush in Hong Kong in 1978 firing the Noon Day Gun on the Causeway Bay waterfront. Photo: C.Y. Yu
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