Qiu Chuji

1148 - 1227

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Qiu Chuji (10 February 1148– 21 August 1227), also known by his Taoist name Master Changchun, was a Taoist disciple of Wang Chongyang. He is known for meeting Genghis Khan near the Hindu Kush. Qiu was one of the Seven True Daoists of the North. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Qiu Chuji has received more than 154,687 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Qiu Chuji is the 1,412th most popular writer (up from 1,418th in 2019), the 383rd most popular biography from China and the 29th most popular Chinese Writer.

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Among writers, Qiu Chuji ranks 1,412 out of 5,794Before him are Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Ubertino of Casale, Archestratus, Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Fulcher of Chartres, and Andrei Platonov. After him are Sadriddin Ayni, Daniel Pennac, Evelyn Waugh, Ko Un, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, and Edward Albee.

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Among people born in 1148, Qiu Chuji ranks 3Before him are Pope Honorius III and Béla III of Hungary.  Among people deceased in 1227, Qiu Chuji ranks 4Before him are Genghis Khan, Jochi, and Pope Honorius III. After him are Louis IV, Landgrave of Thuringia, Leszek the White, Henry V, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Abdallah al-Adil, Al-Mu'azzam Isa, Marco I Sanudo, Demetrius of Montferrat, and Renaud I, Count of Dammartin.

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In China

Among people born in China, Qiu Chuji ranks 383 out of 1,186Before him are Trisong Detsen (742), Xu Guangqi (1562), Shaohao (null), Ge Hong (284), Wei Qing (-150), and Langdarma (803). After him are 7th Dalai Lama (1708), 10th Dalai Lama (1816), Huiyuan (334), Gu Kaizhi (345), Emperor Jingzong of Tang (809), and Ba Jin (1904).

Among WRITERS In China

Among writers born in China, Qiu Chuji ranks 29Before him are Shi Nai'an (1296), Meng Haoran (690), Qiu Jin (1875), J. G. Ballard (1930), Liang Qichao (1873), and Lu Yu (733). After him are Ba Jin (1904), Li Qingzhao (1084), Gampopa (1079), Wen Tianxiang (1236), Mao Dun (1896), and Du Mu (803).