Cathy Bao Bean
Cathy Bao Bean (Chinese: 包圭漪; pinyin: Bāo Guīyī; Wade–Giles: Pao Kuei-i) is a Chinese-American writer and educator, is the author of The Chopsticks-Fork Principle: A Memoir and Manual (We ...
Chao Yuen Ren
Yuen Ren Chao (Chinese: 趙元任; pinyin: Zhào Yuánrèn; 3 November 1892 – 25 February 1982), was a Chinese-American linguist, educator, scholar, poet, and composer, best known for his contributions...
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Ping-ti Ho
Ping-ti Ho (1917–2012; Chinese: 何炳棣; Pinyin: Hé Bǐngdì), was a notable Chinese-American historian. He wrote widely on China's history, including works on demography, plant history, ancient archaeology...
Edward C. T. Chao
Edward C. T. Chao (Edward Ching-Te Chao) (November 30, 1919 – February 3, 2008) was one of the founders of the field of impact metamorphism, the study of the effects of meteorite impacts on the E...
Buwei Yang Chao
Buwei Yang Chao (née Buwei Yang; Chinese Traditional: 楊步偉, Simplified: 杨步伟, Pinyin: Yáng Bùwěi) (1889–1981) was an American Chinese physician, writer of recipes, and wife of the eminent linguist Yuen ...
Kuo Ping-Wen
Kuo Ping-Wen or Guo Bingwen (Chinese: 郭秉文; 1880–1969), courtesy name Hongsheng (鴻聲), was an influential Chinese educator.
Kuo was born in Shanghai, Jiangsu province, and his father was an elde...
Spencer Chan
Spencer Chan (March 28, 1892 – January 9, 1988) was a Chinese American film, television, and stage actor. Chan's filmography included many uncredited roles and only a few middle roles. Chan was born i...
Kim Chan
Kim Chan (December 28, 1917 – October 5, 2008), also known as Kim S. Chan, was a Chinese-American actor and producer. He was most notable for his roles as Lo Si, a.k.a. The Ancient, in Kung Fu: The L...
Bette Bao Lord
Bette Bao Lord (Chinese: 包柏漪, Pinyin: Bāo Bóyì; born November 3, 1938) is a Chinese American writer and civic activist for human rights and democracy.
She was born in Shanghai, China. With her mo...
Liang May Seen
Liang May Seen (c. 1871 – 1946) was the first woman of Chinese descent to live in Minnesota. She overcame an impoverished childhood in China and teenage years spent in a San Francisco brothel to becom...
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Chung Kai-lai
Kai Lai Chung (traditional Chinese: 鍾開萊; simplified Chinese: 钟开莱; September 19, 1917 – June 2, 2009) was a Chinese American mathematician known for his significant contributions to modern probabi...
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Chao-Li Chi
Chao-Li Chi (April 5, 1927 – October 16, 2010) was a Shanxi-born actor and dancer, who worked extensively in American television, including his best known role as Chao Li, the faithful dome and chauff...
Leo Fong
Leo Fong (born November 23, 1928) is a former Methodist minister, boxer, martial artist, and actor who has been making films, acting and directing since the early 1970s.
Fong was born in the Xinhu...
Chih-Kung Jen
Chih-Kung Jen (Chinese: 任之恭; pinyin: Rén Zhīgōng; August 15 or October 2, 1906 – November 19, 1995) was a Chinese physicist who emigrated to the U.S. and participated in some of the 20th centu...