Abdullah Bughra
Abdullah Bughra (died 1934) (Uyghur: عبد الله بۇغرا‎), was a Uighur Emir of the First East Turkestan Republic. He was the younger brother of Muhammad Amin Bughra and older brother of Emir Nur Ah...
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Liang Hongzhi
Liang Hongzhi; (Chinese: 梁鴻志; pinyin: Liáng Hóngzhì; Wade-Giles: Liang Hung-chih; Hepburn: Ryō Koushi, 1882 - November 6, 1946) was a leading official in the Anhui clique of the Beiyang Gover...
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Yang Hucheng
Yang Hucheng (traditional Chinese: 楊虎城; simplified Chinese: 杨虎城; pinyin: Yáng Hǔchéng; Wade–Giles: Yang Hu-ch'eng) (26 November 1893 – 6 September 1949) was a Chinese general dur...
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Ospan Batyr
Osman Batyr (Kazakh: Оспан батыр or وسپان باتىر; Chinese: 歐斯曼·巴圖爾; sometimes spelled as Uthmān/Osman Bātūr, Osman Batir or Osman Batur), (1899 - April 29, 1951), the son of Islambay was born i...
Shao Piaoping
Shao Piaoping (邵飄萍, Shào Piāopíng) (11 October 1884 – 1926), originally named Jingqing (鏡清), later renamed himself Zhenqing (振青), was a journalist, an author and a political activist in China during t...
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Wang Hebo
Wang Hebo (Chinese: 王荷波; pinyin: Wáng Hébō) (1882–November 11, 1927), whose forebears had come from Taiyuan, Shanxi, born in Minhou, Fujian, joined the CPC in June 1922. He led the strike of t...
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Yang Kaihui
Yáng Kāihuì (simplified Chinese: 杨开慧; traditional Chinese: 楊開慧; courtesy name: Yúnjǐn (simplified Chinese: 云锦; traditional Chinese: 雲錦); November 6, 1901 – November 14, 1930) was...
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Chen Gongbo
Chen Gongbo (Chinese: 陳公博; Wade–Giles: Ch'en Kung-po; Japanese: Chin Kōhaku, October 19, 1892 – June 3, 1946) was a Chinese politician, noted for his role as second (and final) President...
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Ji Hongchang
Ji Hongchang (Chinese: 吉鴻昌; 1895–1934), born Ji Hengli, was a Chinese general and patriot.Hongchang was born in Fugou, Henan province. He started his military career in 1913 under General Feng Yux...
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Chen Yi (Kuomintang)
Chen Yi (traditional Chinese: 陳儀; simplified Chinese: 陈仪; pinyin: Chén Yí; courtesy names Gongxia (公俠) and later Gongqia (公洽), sobriquet Tuisu (退素); 1883 – June 18, 1950) was the Chi...
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Han Fuju
Han Fuju or Han Fu-chü (simplified Chinese: 韩复榘; traditional Chinese: 韓復榘; pinyin: Hán Fùjǔ; Wade–Giles: Han Fu-chü; 1890 in Ba county, Hebei - 24 January 1938 in Hankou) was a Kuomint...
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Ni Daolang
Ni Daolang (Chinese: 倪道烺; pinyin: Ní Dàolǎng; Wade–Giles: Ni Tao-lang; April 12, 1879 − May 10, 1952) was a politician and military leader in the Republic of China. He was an important po...
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Wang Zhiming (Christian)
Wang Zhiming (王志明) (1907 – December 29, 1973) was a Miao pastor little known outside his home in Wuding County, Yunnan, China at the time of his execution on December 29, 1973. Since then, he has rece...
Chen Cheng-po
Tan Ting-pho (simplified Chinese: 陈澄波; traditional Chinese: 陳澄波; pinyin: Chén Chéngbō; February 2, 1895 – March 25, 1947), was a well-known Taiwanese painter. In 1926, his oil paint...
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Lin Zhao
Lin Zhao (Chinese: 林昭; December 16, 1932 – April 29, 1968), born Peng Lingzhao (彭令昭), was a prominent dissident who was imprisoned and later executed by the People's Republic of China during the C...
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Hu Yepin
Hu Yepin (Chinese: 胡也频; Wade–Giles: Hu Yeh-p'in; 4 May 1903-7 February 1931) was a Chinese writer, poet, and playwright. A prominent member of the League of Left-Wing Writers, he was one of th...
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Cheung Tze-keung
Cheung Tze-keung ((1955-04-07)7 April 1955 – 5 December 1998(1998-12-05)) was a notorious Hong Kong gangster also known as the "Big Spender" (Chinese: 大富豪; pinyin: dà fùháo; Jyutping: daai...
Zhang Zhixin
Zhang Zhixin, formerly romanized Chang Chih-hsin, (December 5, 1930 - April 4, 1975) was a dissident during the Cultural Revolution who became famous for criticizing the idolization of Mao Zedong and ...
Wang Shiwei
Wang Shiwei (simplified Chinese: 王实味; traditional Chinese: 王實味; pinyin: Wáng Shíwèi; Wade–Giles: Wang Shih-wei) (March 12, 1906 – July 1, 1947) was a Chinese journalist and literary wr...
Qiu Jin
Qiu Jin (Chinese: 秋瑾; pinyin: Qiū Jǐn; Wade–Giles: Ch'iu Chin; November 8, 1875 – July 15, 1907), courtesy names Xuanqing (Chinese: 璿卿; pinyin: Xuánqīng) and Jingxiong (simplified ...
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Qu Qiubai
Qu Qiubai (Chinese: 瞿秋白; pinyin: Qū Qiūbái; Wade–Giles: Ch'ü Ch'iu-pai) (January 29, 1899 – June 18, 1935) was a leader of the Communist Party of China in the late 1920s. He was born...
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Chen Jue (martyr)
Chen Jue(Chinese: 陈觉; pinyin: Chén Jué), once named Chen Bingxiang (Chinese: 陈炳祥; pinyin: Chén Bǐng Xiáng),(1903-October 14, 1928) was a martyr who sacrificed his life in the early yea...
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Yin Ju-keng
Yin Ju-keng; (Chinese: 殷汝耕; pinyin: Yin Rugeng; Wade-Giles: Yin Ju-keng; Hepburn: In Jyokou, 1885 - December 1, 1947) was a politician in the early Republic of China, later noted for his role...
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Mao Zemin
Mao Zemin毛泽民 (April 3, 1896 – September 27, 1943), also using Zhoubin as his alias, was born in Xiangtan, Hunan province. He was the head of the state bank of the Red State in Ruijin and also th...
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Wang Xugao
Wang Xugao (traditional Chinese: 王緒高; simplified Chinese: 王绪高; pinyin: Wáng Xùgāo; Wade-Giles: Wang Hsu-kao) (1890 - 1951) was a politician in the Republic of China. He was an important politician dur...
Chu Minyi
Chu Minyi; (Chinese: 褚民誼; pinyin: Chǔ Mínyì; Hepburn: Cho Mingi; 1884 - August 23, 1946) was a leading figure in the Chinese republican movement and early Kuomintang government, later noted f...
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Ma Hushan
Ma Hu-shan (simplified Chinese: 马虎山; traditional Chinese: 馬虎山; pinyin: Mǎ Hushān; 1910–1954) was the brother-in-law and follower of Ma Chung-ying, a Ma Clique warlord. He ruled over an ar...
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Liu Hulan
Liu Hulan (刘胡兰, 1932–1947) was a young female spy during the Chinese Civil War between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party. She was born in Yunzhouxi village, in the Wenshui County of the Shanxi p...
Yoshiko Kawashima
Yoshiko Kawashima (川島 芳子, Kawashima Yoshiko, 24 May 1907 – 25 March 1948) was a Qing princess brought up in Japan, who served as a spy in the service of the Japanese Kwantung Army and Manchuku...
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Wang (surname)
Wang is the pinyin romanization of the Chinese surnames 王 (Wáng) and 汪 (Wāng).Wáng (王) was listed 8th on the famous Song Dynasty list of the Hundred Family Surnames; it is the most common surname in m...