Chen Cheng

1897 - 1965

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Chen Cheng ([ʈʂʰə̌n ʈʂʰə̌ŋ]; Chinese: 陳誠; pinyin: Chén Chéng; January 4, 1897 – March 5, 1965) was a Chinese political and military leader, and one of the main commanders of the National Revolutionary Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War and the Chinese Civil War. After moving to Taiwan at the end of the civil war, he served as the Governor of Taiwan Province, Vice President, and Premier of the Republic of China (ROC). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chen Cheng has received more than 187,367 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Chen Cheng is the 6,618th most popular politician (down from 6,568th in 2019), the 487th most popular biography from China (down from 482nd in 2019) and the 290th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Chen Cheng ranks 6,618 out of 15,577Before him are Otto Braun, Werner Naumann, Publius Cornelius Scipio Nasica Serapio, Servius Sulpicius Galba, Vladko Maček, and Jacques Cathelineau. After him are Ishme-Dagan I, Emperor Kazan, Bagrat IV of Georgia, Roger III of Sicily, Hastings Banda, and Henry L. Stimson.

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Among people born in 1897, Chen Cheng ranks 92Before him are Robert Ludvigovich Bartini, Kurt Gerron, Samuel Noah Kramer, Adolf Heusinger, Lester B. Pearson, and Arthur Greiser. After him are Josep Pla, Eddie Eagan, Alexandre Tansman, Bernard Lyot, Georgios Grivas, and Manuel Ávila Camacho. Among people deceased in 1965, Chen Cheng ranks 52Before him are Clara Bow, Hayato Ikeda, Rashid Ali al-Gaylani, Muhammad Najib ar-Ruba'i, Georges Gurvitch, and Henry A. Wallace. After him are Oskar R. Lange, Sydney Chaplin, Humberto Delgado, Ladislas Starevich, George Adamski, and Carl Oberg.

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Among people born in China, Chen Cheng ranks 487 out of 1,392Before him are Guo Moruo (1892), Chen Yun (1905), 10th Dalai Lama (1816), Octar (350), Zhong Yao (151), and Shen Buhai (-385). After him are He Zizhen (1910), Feng Guozhang (1859), Yen Chia-kan (1905), Liu Xin (-50), Shiing-Shen Chern (1911), and Eileen Chang (1920).


Among politicians born in China, Chen Cheng ranks 290Before him are Liu Xiang (-77), Guo Moruo (1892), Chen Yun (1905), 10th Dalai Lama (1816), Octar (350), and Zhong Yao (151). After him are He Zizhen (1910), Feng Guozhang (1859), Yen Chia-kan (1905), Chen Yi (1901), Li Cunxu (885), and Deng Yingchao (1904).