Soong Ching-ling

1893 - 1981

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Rosamond Soong Ch'ing-ling (27 January 1893 – 29 May 1981) was a Chinese political figure. As the third wife of Sun Yat-sen, then Premier of the Kuomintang and President of the Republic of China, she was often referred to as Madame Sun Yat-sen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Soong Ching-ling has received more than 974,975 page views. Her biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Soong Ching-ling is the 1,434th most popular politician (up from 1,442nd in 2019), the 96th most popular biography from China (up from 104th in 2019) and the 64th most popular Politician.

Soong Ching-ling is most famous for being the wife of Sun Yat-sen, the first president of the Republic of China.

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Among politicians, Soong Ching-ling ranks 1,434 out of 15,577Before her are Antoine of Navarre, Louise Mountbatten, Engelbert Dollfuss, La Malinche, Pelagius of Asturias, and Ernst Thälmann. After her are Louis II of Italy, Anastas Mikoyan, Yitzhak Shamir, Dongmyeong of Goguryeo, Getúlio Vargas, and Pauline Bonaparte.

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Among people born in 1893, Soong Ching-ling ranks 12Before her are Alfred Rosenberg, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Walter Ulbricht, Carol II of Romania, and Alexander of Greece. After her are Lazar Kaganovich, Roland Freisler, Draža Mihailović, Karl Mannheim, Harold Lloyd, and Albert Szent-Györgyi. Among people deceased in 1981, Soong Ching-ling ranks 10Before her are Albert Speer, Moshe Dayan, Eugenio Montale, Natalie Wood, William Wyler, and Max Euwe. After her are Frederica of Hanover, Hans Adolf Krebs, William Holden, Hideki Yukawa, René Clair, and Béla Guttmann.

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Among people born in China, Soong Ching-ling ranks 96 out of 1,392Before her are Yang Shangkun (1907), Qin Er Shi (-229), An Lushan (702), Yang Guifei (719), Zhang Heng (78), and Tongzhi Emperor (1856). After her are Hua Tuo (200), Qu Yuan (-343), 13th Dalai Lama (1876), Milarepa (1052), Wu Cheng'en (1500), and Emperor Yang of Sui (569).


Among politicians born in China, Soong Ching-ling ranks 64Before her are Toghon Temür (1320), Yang Shangkun (1907), Qin Er Shi (-229), An Lushan (702), Yang Guifei (719), and Tongzhi Emperor (1856). After her are Emperor Yang of Sui (569), Jingtai Emperor (1428), Lin Biao (1907), Jiang Ziya (-1090), Jiajing Emperor (1507), and Chenghua Emperor (1447).