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Famous Graves in China

31 records found


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Kung “Confucius” Fu-Tzu

Birth and death dates unknown.

Chinese Philosopher. Born: 551 BC, Died: 479 BC. Confucianism is...

Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi

7 Feb 1906 – 16 Oct 1967

Last emperor of China. After death of his uncle Guangxu became...

George Mallory

18 Jun 1886 – 8 Jun 1924

Explorer. He helped lead the first three expeditions to Mount...

No grave photo

Gu Yue

1937 – 2 Jul 2005

Actor. Real name Hu Shixue. Born into a poor family, he enlisted...

Eric Henry Liddell

16 Jan 1902 – 21 Feb 1945

Olympic Athlete. Born to Scottish missionaries, he was educated...

John Rabe

23 Nov 1882 – 5 Jan 1950

World War II Humanitarian. Sometimes called the "Oskar Schindler...

No grave photo

Shi Huang Qin

7 Feb – 10 Sep

First Emperor of China. Born to the ruling Ying clan, he was...

Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall

Birth and death dates unknown.

December, 1937, Nanjing, China fell to the Imperial Japanese...

Dr Sun Yat-Sen

12 Nov 1866 – 12 Mar 1925

First President of the Republic of China. Dr Sun Yat-Sen is...

No grave photo

Chien-Shiung Wu

27 May 1912 – 16 Feb 1997

Physicist. Acclaimed nuclear scientist who worked on the...

No grave photo

Chenggong Zheng

27 Aug 1624 – 23 Jun 1662

Military Leader. Popularly known as Koxinga, he was a Ming...

No grave photo

Henry Norman Bethune

4 Mar 1890 – 12 Nov 1939

Medical Pioneer. He was the originator of the mobile blood...

Edward Bamford

28 May 1887 – 30 Sep 1928

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Highgate, England,...

No grave photo

Agnes Smedley

23 Feb 1892 – 6 May 1950

Author and writer, daughter of a laborer her father deserted the...

No grave photo

Qian Xuesen

11 Dec 1911 – 31 Oct 2009

Chinese Rocket Scientist. Born in China's Zhejiang Province, he...

Mao Tse-Tung

26 Dec 1893 – 9 Sep 1976

Chinese Leader. Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung, was founder of the...

Zi Huang

23 Mar 1904 – 9 May 1938

Renowned composer.

Rev Fr Matteo Ricci

6 Oct 1552 – 11 May 1610

Jesuit Missionary to China. Known to the Chinese as Li Madou...

No grave photo

Hua Guofeng

16 Feb 1921 – 20 Aug 2008

Chinese Premier, Leader. A competent administrator and devoted...

Anna Louise Strong

8 Nov 1885 – 29 Mar 1970

Author / Writer.

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