It all started with the death of Ho Dieu Bang. Deng witnessed his development, in 1981 becoming General Secretary, the highest leadership position in the Communist Party. In 1986, when vengeance criticisms resisted Ho Dieu Bang for being indecisive in student protests, he was replaced by General Secretary Zhao Ziyang, another person sponsored by Deng, while still currently a member of the Politburo in power. Horse And she lived happily ever after poster. At a Politburo meeting on April 8, 1989, Ho Dieu Bang suffered a stroke, that year he was seventy-three years old. His emergency colleagues regained consciousness and immediately took him to the hospital. There he suffered another stroke and died on April 15.