New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Sun Ce

175 - 200

Photo of Sun Ce

Icon of person Sun Ce

Sun Ce (Chinese: 孫策; pinyin: Sūn Cè; Wade–Giles: Sun1 Ts‘ê4) (pronunciation ) (175–200), courtesy name Bofu, was a Chinese military general, politician, and warlord who lived during the late Eastern Han dynasty of China. He was the eldest child of Sun Jian, who was killed during the Battle of Xiangyang when Sun Ce was only 16. Sun Ce then broke away from his father's overlord, Yuan Shu, and headed to the Jiangdong region in southern China to establish his own power base there. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sun Ce has received more than 448,496 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Sun Ce is the 208th most popular military personnel (down from 116th in 2019), the 129th most popular biography from China (down from 70th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Chinese Military Personnel.

Sun Ce was a military general who served in the late Eastern Han dynasty and early Three Kingdoms period. He is best known for his conquest of the Jiangdong region and establishing the Kingdom of Wu.

Memorability Metrics

  • 450k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Sun Ces by language


Among military personnels, Sun Ce ranks 208 out of 1,468Before him are Lavr Kornilov, Wilhelm Mohnke, Maxime Weygand, Alfred von Tirpitz, John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, and Giovanni Giustiniani. After him are Date Masamune, Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus, Bertrand du Guesclin, Pedro de Valdivia, Nikolai Vatutin, and Kurt Student.

Most Popular Military Personnels in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 175, Sun Ce ranks 3Before him are Himiko and Zhou Yu. After him are Ammonius Saccas and Gan Ning. Among people deceased in 200, Sun Ce ranks 3Before him are Lucian and Juvenal. After him are Longus, Justin, Artemidorus, Emperor Chūai, Aretaeus of Cappadocia, Lucius Artorius Castus, Babrius, Soranus of Ephesus, and Vologases III of Parthia.

Others Born in 175

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 200

Go to all Rankings

In China

Among people born in China, Sun Ce ranks 129 out of 1,392Before him are Zhang Qian (-200), Sun Jian (155), Zhou Yu (175), Temür Khan (1265), Emperor Huizong of Song (1082), and Hu Yaobang (1915). After him are Bao Zheng (999), Dorgon (1612), Ziying (-300), Kaidu (1230), Chiang Ching-kuo (1910), and Han Xin (-231).


Among military personnels born in China, Sun Ce ranks 11Before him are Zhang Fei (167), Zhao Yun (168), Dong Zhuo (139), Yue Fei (1142), Sun Jian (155), and Zhou Yu (175). After him are Han Xin (-231), Bai Qi (-250), Zhang Liao (169), Sun Bin (-401), Meng Tian (-250), and Xiahou Dun (155).