Liu Yunshan

1947 - Today

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Liu Yunshan (; simplified Chinese: 刘云山; traditional Chinese: 劉雲山; pinyin: Liú Yúnshān; born July 1947) is a retired Chinese politician. He was a member of the Politburo Standing Committee, the de facto top decision-making body of China, between 2012 and 2017; he was broadly tasked with the work of the party's secretariat, overseeing propaganda and ideological indoctrination, as well as party organization, in addition to serving as President of the Central Party School.Liu built his career in Inner Mongolia, working initially as a teacher, then a Xinhua reporter, before entering the Communist Youth League and the Inner Mongolia party propaganda department. He had a short stint working as the Party Secretary of the city of Chifeng, in Inner Mongolia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Liu Yunshan has received more than 193,435 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Liu Yunshan is the 12,706th most popular politician (down from 12,117th in 2019), the 756th most popular biography from China and the 385th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Liu Yunshan ranks 12,706 out of 15,710Before him are José Manuel García-Margallo, Krishna Raja Wadiyar IV, Jyrki Katainen, Günther Beckstein, Bahlul Lodi, and Chang Wanquan. After him are Archibald Sayce, Lawrence Lambe, Ramón Puerta, John Julius Norwich, George Robertson, Baron Robertson of Port Ellen, and Erich Mende.

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Among people born in 1947, Liu Yunshan ranks 426Before him are Lee Kerslake, Juliet Berto, Randhir Kapoor, Hans Ooft, Millie Small, and Moses Blah. After him are Tanith Lee, Małgorzata Braunek, Rodney Williams, Chung Un-chan, Franz West, and Richard Portnow.

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Among people born in China, Liu Yunshan ranks 756 out of 1,186Before him are Guo Boxiong (1942), Wu Xueqian (1921), John Hersey (1914), Tian Zhuangzhuang (1952), Wang Shu (1963), and Chang Wanquan (1949). After him are Taylor Wang (1940), Ingrid Noll (1935), Li Na (1982), Hui Liangyu (1944), John Dobson (1915), and Paul Shan Kuo-hsi (1924).


Among politicians born in China, Liu Yunshan ranks 385Before him are Sun Chunlan (1950), Liu Yandong (1945), Tang Jiaxuan (1938), Zhou Xiaochuan (1948), Wu Xueqian (1921), and Chang Wanquan (1949). After him are Hui Liangyu (1944), Liang Guanglie (1940), Zhao Leji (1957), Li Changchun (1944), Hu Chunhua (1963), and Liu Chao-shiuan (1943).