Communist party founded in China.1921
The Communist Party of China (CPC) is a communist political party, which has ruled the People's Republic of China (China) since 1949. The CPC is the only party allowed to rule the country, although it coexists alongside 8 other legal parties that make up the United Front. It was founded in 1921, chiefly by Chen Duxiu and Li Dazhao. The party grew quickly, and by 1949 the CPC had defeated Kuomintang in a 10-year civil war.