Tang Jiaxuan

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Tang Jiaxuan (Chinese: 唐家璇; pinyin: Táng Jiāxuán) (born January 17, 1938) is a Chinese diplomat and politician who was foreign minister of the People's Republic of China from 1998–2003. After various diplomatic postings in Japan, he became Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs in 1991, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs in 1993 and Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1998 to 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tang Jiaxuan has received more than 28,148 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Tang Jiaxuan is the 12,409th most popular politician (down from 11,046th in 2019), the 747th most popular biography from China (down from 625th in 2019) and the 381st most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Tang Jiaxuan ranks 12,409 out of 15,710Before him are Abdoulkader Kamil Mohamed, Sandra Kalniete, Gérard Collomb, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Nicanor Duarte, and Susana Higuchi. After him are Alf Landon, Ramón Barros Luco, Urho Castrén, Agum III, Juan Mora Fernández, and Lazarus Salii.

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Among people born in 1938, Tang Jiaxuan ranks 334Before him are Theodoros Pangalos, Nani Bregvadze, Millie Perkins, Connie Stevens, Charles Lloyd, and Richard Benjamin. After him are Elza Ibrahimova, Bhalchandra Nemade, Louis-Marie Billé, Viktor Konovalenko, Herbert Achternbusch, and Marilyn Ferguson.

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Among people born in China, Tang Jiaxuan ranks 747 out of 1,186Before him are An Wang (1920), Liu Yandong (1945), Zhu Ziqing (1898), Jiang Wen (1963), Leon Lai (1966), and Lang Ping (1960). After him are Zhou Xiaochuan (1948), Zhou Xun (1974), Guo Boxiong (1942), Wu Xueqian (1921), John Hersey (1914), and Tian Zhuangzhuang (1952).


Among politicians born in China, Tang Jiaxuan ranks 381Before him are Song Renqiong (1909), Yu Zhengsheng (1945), Wang Huning (1955), Liu He (1952), Sun Chunlan (1950), and Liu Yandong (1945). After him are Zhou Xiaochuan (1948), Wu Xueqian (1921), Chang Wanquan (1949), Liu Yunshan (1947), Hui Liangyu (1944), and Liang Guanglie (1940).