Hau Pei-tsun

1919 - 2020

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Hau Pei-tsun (Chinese: 郝柏村; pinyin: Hǎo Bócūn, 8 August 1919 – 30 March 2020) was a Chinese politician who was the Premier of the Republic of China (ROC) from 1 June 1990 to 27 February 1993, and the longest-serving Chief of the General Staff of the Republic of China Armed Forces from 1 December 1981 to 4 December 1989. On 6 July 2017, Hau attended an academic meeting in Nanjing about the history of the Second Sino-Japanese War, making him the first former ROC premier to visit Mainland China since the end of the Chinese Civil War in 1949. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hau Pei-tsun has received more than 104,133 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Hau Pei-tsun is the 7,754th most popular politician (up from 10,405th in 2019), the 536th most popular biography from China (up from 596th in 2019) and the 307th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Hau Pei-tsun ranks 7,754 out of 15,710Before him are John, Constable of Portugal, Malam Bacai Sanhá, Kaʻahumanu, Andrea Contarini, Ilija Garašanin, and Radu I of Wallachia. After him are Estanislao Figueras, Prince Frederick William of Hesse-Kassel, Girolamo Aleandro, Prithvi Narayan Shah, Fakhr al-Din II, and Alfred Escher.

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Among people born in 1919, Hau Pei-tsun ranks 98Before him are Uta Hagen, Raymond Smullyan, Edoardo Mangiarotti, Mitja Ribičič, Pierre Soulages, and Ginette Neveu. After him are Janko Bobetko, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Morteza Motahhari, Isaac Boleslavsky, Toni Turek, and Hermann Bondi. Among people deceased in 2020, Hau Pei-tsun ranks 216Before him are Philippe Nahon, Pascal Lissouba, Luis Eduardo Aute, Martin Birch, Alejandro Sabella, and Marcello Abbado. After him are Adalet Ağaoğlu, Ewa Demarczyk, Gisèle Halimi, Giorgi Shengelaia, Kiki Dimoula, and Rajendra K. Pachauri.

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Among people born in China, Hau Pei-tsun ranks 536 out of 1,186Before him are Yijing (635), Cai Yong (133), Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa (1924), Li Cheng (919), Xu Shichang (1855), and Mang of Xia (null). After him are Zhong Yao (151), Ding Ling (1904), Shen Zhou (1427), Kang Sheng (1898), Ma Huan (1380), and Wang Ming (1904).


Among politicians born in China, Hau Pei-tsun ranks 307Before him are Zhu of Xia (null), Zheng Zhilong (1604), Cai Yong (133), Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa (1924), Xu Shichang (1855), and Mang of Xia (null). After him are Zhong Yao (151), Kang Sheng (1898), Wang Ming (1904), Sengge Rinchen (1811), Lin Sen (1868), and Liu Bocheng (1892).