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Shi Lang

1621 - 1696

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Shi Lang (1621–1696), Marquis Jinghai, also known as Secoe or Sego, was a Chinese admiral who served under the Ming and Qing dynasties in the 17th century. He was the commander-in-chief of the Qing fleets which destroyed the power of Zheng Chenggong's descendants in the 1660s, and led the conquest of the Zheng family's Kingdom of Tungning in Taiwan in 1683. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shi Lang has received more than 100,880 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Shi Lang is the 10,885th most popular politician (down from 9,905th in 2019), the 696th most popular biography from China (down from 639th in 2019) and the 376th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Shi Lang ranks 10,885 out of 15,577Before him are Sirajuddin of Perlis, Philopappos, Béhanzin, Infanta Maria Doroteia of Portugal, Louis Beel, and Richard of Salerno. After him are King Hui of Zhou, Quintus Caecilius Metellus Creticus, Thoros I, Prince of Armenia, Andrés Pastrana Arango, Artaxias I of Iberia, and Acfred, Duke of Aquitaine.

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Among people born in 1621, Shi Lang ranks 14Before him are Leonora Christina Ulfeldt, Maximilian Henry of Bavaria, Isaac van Ostade, Gerbrand van den Eeckhout, Allaert van Everdingen, and Bohuslav Balbín. After him are Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury, Matthew Locke, John VI, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Andrew Marvell, Jan Andrzej Morsztyn, and Henry Vaughan. Among people deceased in 1696, Shi Lang ranks 12Before him are Jean de La Bruyère, Giovanni Pietro Bellori, Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz, Princess Eleonore Erdmuthe of Saxe-Eisenach, Murad Giray, and Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau. After him are Jean Richer, Élisabeth Marguerite d'Orléans, Louise Moillon, and Gregório de Matos.

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Among people born in China, Shi Lang ranks 696 out of 1,392Before him are Wang Zhen (1909), Yao Ming (1980), Li Tang (1050), Choekyi Gyaltsen, 10th Panchen Lama (1938), Ann Hui (1947), and Lee Shau-kee (1929). After him are Lin Huiyin (1904), Guo Pu (276), Tsai Chin (1933), Feng Youlan (1895), Guan Daosheng (1262), and Wang Yang (1955).


Among politicians born in China, Shi Lang ranks 376Before him are Cai E (1882), Li Lisan (1899), Lien Chan (1936), Ulanhu (1906), Wang Zhen (1909), and Choekyi Gyaltsen, 10th Panchen Lama (1938). After him are Wang Yang (1955), Nicholas Poppe (1897), Zhang Dejiang (1946), Li Yuanchao (1950), Saifuddin Azizi (1915), and Meng Hongwei (1953).