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1906 - 1967

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Aisin-Gioro Puyi (Chinese: 溥儀; 7 February 1906 – 17 October 1967), courtesy name Yaozhi (曜之), was the last emperor of China as the eleventh and final Qing dynasty monarch. He became emperor at the age of two in 1908, but was forced to abdicate on 12 February 1912 during the Xinhai Revolution. His era name as Qing emperor, Xuantong (Hsuan-t'ung, 宣統), means "proclamation of unity". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Puyi has received more than 6,974,402 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Puyi is the 239th most popular politician (down from 186th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from China and the 8th most popular Chinese Politician.

Puyi was the last emperor of China and he is most famous for being the last emperor.

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Among politicians, Puyi ranks 239 out of 15,577Before him are Theodore Roosevelt, Martin Bormann, Konrad Adenauer, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Olof Palme, and Ashurbanipal. After him are Mars, Enver Hoxha, Emperor Meiji, Georgy Zhukov, James VI and I, and Şehzade Bayezid.

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Among people born in 1906, Puyi ranks 5Before him are Leonid Brezhnev, Adolf Eichmann, Hannah Arendt, and Dmitri Shostakovich. After him are Samuel Beckett, Luchino Visconti, Grace Hopper, Josephine Baker, Aristotle Onassis, Kurt Gödel, and Ilse Koch. Among people deceased in 1967, Puyi ranks 4Before him are Che Guevara, René Magritte, and Konrad Adenauer. After him are Vivien Leigh, Ilse Koch, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Spencer Tracy, Vladimir Komarov, Clement Attlee, Edward Hopper, and Mohammad Mosaddegh.

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In China

Among people born in China, Puyi ranks 14 out of 1,392Before him are 14th Dalai Lama (1935), Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), Sima Qian (-145), and Xi Jinping (1953). After him are Hu Jintao (1942), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Chiang Kai-shek (1887), Du Fu (712), Cao Cao (155), and Wu Zetian (624).


Among politicians born in China, Puyi ranks 8Before him are Qin Shi Huang (-258), Huang Xianfan (1899), Deng Xiaoping (1904), Sun Yat-sen (1866), Kublai Khan (1215), and Xi Jinping (1953). After him are Hu Jintao (1942), Empress Dowager Cixi (1835), Wu Zetian (624), Qianlong Emperor (1711), Kangxi Emperor (1654), and Liu Bei (161).