Battle of Jiangxia
The Battle of Jiangxia was a battle fought between the warlords Sun Quan and Liu Biao in 208 in the late Eastern Han dynasty. The battle was the last part of a series of military engagements between S...
Zhang Jingyao
Zhang Jingyao, (simplified Chinese: 张敬尧; traditional Chinese: 張敬堯; pinyin: Zhāng Jìngyáo; Wade–Giles: Chang Ch'ing-yao; [ʈ͡ʂɑ̄ŋ t͡ɕìŋi̯ɑ́ʊ̯]; 1881–1933), was a Chinese General, the mil...
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Duan Qirui
Duan Qirui (Chinese: 段祺瑞; pinyin: Duàn Qíruì; Wade–Giles: Tuan Ch'i-jui; [tu̯àn t͡ɕʰíɻu̯èi̯]) (6 March 1865 – November 2, 1936) was a Chinese warlord and politician, commander in the Beiya...
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Liu Mingchuan
Liu Mingchuan (1836–1896), courtesy name Xingsan (省三), was a Chinese official in the Qing Dynasty. He was born in Hefei, Anhui. Liu became involved in the suppression of the Taiping rebellion at an ea...
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Wu Zhongxin
Wu Zhongxin, or Wu Chung-hsin (traditional Chinese: 吳忠信; simplified Chinese: 吴忠信; pinyin: Wú Zhōngxìn; March 15, 1884–December 16, 1959) was a General and government official of the Republ...
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Ding (surname)
Ding (Chinese: 丁; pinyin: Dīng; Wade–Giles: Ting) is the simplest written Chinese family name in existence (the only two characters that are simpler are "一" and "乙"). It is written in two ...
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Ni Sichong
Ni Sichong (simplified Chinese: 倪嗣沖; traditional Chinese: 倪嗣衝; pinyin: Ní Sìchōng; Wade–Giles: Ni Si-ch'ung; [ní sìʈ͡ʂʰʊ̄ŋ]; 1868–1924) was a Chinese general. He was one of the handfu...
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Fu Youde
Fu Youde (Chinese: 傅友德; Wade–Giles: Fu Yu-te) (d. 20 December 1394) was a Chinese general and a highly competent commander in the Ming navy.
Fu Youde came from an humble background in Anhu...
Jiang Chaozong
Jiang Chaozong (Chinese: 江朝宗; pinyin: Jiāng Cháozōng; Wade–Giles: Chiang Ch'ao-tsung; Hepburn: Kō Kōketsu; 1861–1943) was a general in the late Empire of China and an acting Premier of t...
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Zheng Shiqi
Zheng Shiqi (1873, Dingyuan, Anhui, China - 1935, Jinan, Shandong, China), was a Chinese General, military governor of Shandong (1923–25) and Anhui (1925). He was military Governor of Shandong from 15...
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Zhu Yanshou
Zhu Yanshou (朱延壽) (died 903) was an officer under, and the brother-in-law of, the major warlord Yang Xingmi the military governor (Jiedushi) of Huainan Circuit (淮南, headquartered in modern Yangzhou, J...
Yang Wo
Yang Wo (楊渥) (886-June 9, 908), courtesy name Chengtian (承天), formally Prince Wei of Hongnong (弘農威王), later further posthumously honored King Jing of Wu (吳景王) and then as Emperor Jing of Wu (吳景帝) with...
Ding Wenchang
Ding Wenchang (Chinese: 丁文昌; October 1933 - ) is a general in the People's Liberation Army of the People's Republic of China.Born in Suzhou, Anhui Province, he joined the army in July 1951 and Joined ...
Wu Guangxin
Wu Guangxin, (simplified Chinese: 吴光新; traditional Chinese: 吳光新; pinyin: Wú Guāngxīn; Wade–Giles: Wu Kuang-hsin; [ú ku̯ɑ̄ŋɕīn]; 1881–1939) Army general of the Republic of China. ...
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Zhu Wen
Emperor Taizu of Later Liang (後梁太祖), personal name Zhu Quanzhong (朱全忠) (852–912), né Zhu Wen (朱溫), name later changed to Zhu Huang (朱晃), nickname Zhu San (朱三, literally, "the third Zhu"), was a Jiedus...
Zhang Zhizhong
Zhang Zhizhong (27 October 1895 – April 1969) was a general in the National Revolutionary Army of the Republic of China. He was born in Chaohu, Anhui, and attended the Baoding Military Academy from ...
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Li Kenong
Li Kenong (李克农, 1899–1962) was a major figure in the early history of Chinese Communist intelligence, and was rewarded the rank of Colonel General in 1955. Widely recognized in greater China, Li is a...
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Battle of Red Cliffs
The Battle of Red Cliffs, otherwise known as the Battle of Chibi, was a decisive battle fought at the end of the Han dynasty, about 12 years prior to the beginning of the Three Kingdoms period in Chin...
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Yang Xingmi
Yang Xingmi (楊行密) (852– December 24, 905), né Yang Xingmin (楊行愍, name changed 886), courtesy name Huayuan (化源), formally Prince Wuzhong of Wu (吳武忠王, "martial and faithful"), later posthumously honored...
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Zhu Xuan
Zhu Xuan (朱瑄 or 朱宣) (d. 897) was a warlord late in the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty, who, from 882 to 897, controlled Tianping Circuit (天平, headquartered in modern Tai'an, Shandong) as its military go...
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Zhou Tai
Zhou Tai (died c. 223), courtesy name Youping, was a military general serving under the warlord Sun Quan in the late Eastern Han dynasty and early Three Kingdoms period. He previously served under Sun...
Lü Fan
Lü Fan (died 228), courtesy name Ziheng, was an official serving under the warlord Sun Quan in the late Eastern Han Dynasty and early Three Kingdoms period.
Lü Fan was from Runan Commandery in Yan...
Zhang Shusheng
Zhang Shusheng (traditional Chinese: 張樹聲; simplified Chinese: 张树声; pinyin: Zhāng Shùshēng) was a Chinese official of the Qing Dynasty. He was one of the Huai Army's vice leaders, and his y...
Zhu Chenghu
Professor Zhu Chenghu (朱成虎, born 1952, in Dangtu, Anhui, China) is the dean of China's National Defense University of the People's Liberation Army. He holds the rank of Major General.
Zhu is most ...
Ying Bu
Ying Bu (died 195 BC), also known as Qing Bu, was a military general and vassal king who lived in the early Western Han dynasty. He was a native of Lu County (六縣; present-day Lu'an, Anhui). In his ear...