Wan Li

1916 - 2015

Wan Li

Wan Li (1 December 1916 – 15 July 2015) was a Chinese Communist revolutionary and politician. During a long administrative career in the People's Republic of China, he served successively as Vice Premier, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), and a member of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Secretariat and its Politburo. Wan joined the Communist Party of China in 1936 and led revolutionary and wartime resistance activities in his native Shandong province. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wan Li has received more than 85,330 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10,302nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Wan Li ranks 10,249 out of 14,801Before him are Çandarlızade Ali Pasha, Charibert of Laon, William I, Count of Boulogne, Aleksandar Malinov, Tosiwo Nakayama, and Ramesuan. After him are Joseph Vendryes, Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh, Filippo Turati, Kurigalzu II, Adone Zoli, and Igor Dodon.

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Among people born in 1916, Wan Li ranks 130Before him are Hilary Koprowski, Vladimir Demikhov, Mary Stewart, Sangoulé Lamizana, Tinus Osendarp, and Lou Thesz. After him are Hidetoki Takahashi, Bismillah Khan, Halet Çambel, Keenan Wynn, M. S. Subbulakshmi, and Ángel Suquía Goicoechea. Among people deceased in 2015, Wan Li ranks 180Before him are Yogi Berra, Dick Nanninga, Daevid Allen, Walter Burkert, Roberto M. Levingston, and Chris Squire. After him are Qiao Shi, Richard Johnson, Giacomo Biffi, Giovanni Canestri, James Salter, and Tadeusz Konwicki.

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In China

Among people born in China, Wan Li ranks 591 out of 921Before him are Faye Wong (1969), Yang Jiechi (1950), Yang Liwei (1965), Xu Xiangqian (1901), Xiao Hong (1911), and Shannon Lucid (1943). After him are Qiao Shi (1924), Cai E (1882), Fujio Akatsuka (1935), Meng Hongwei (1953), Yao Ming (1980), and Hau Pei-tsun (1919).


Among politicians born in China, Wan Li ranks 318Before him are Nicholas Poppe (1897), Zhang Qun (1889), Wu Bangguo (1941), Zeng Qinghong (1939), Yang Jiechi (1950), and Xu Xiangqian (1901). After him are Qiao Shi (1924), Cai E (1882), Meng Hongwei (1953), Hau Pei-tsun (1919), Qian Qichen (1928), and Xu Caihou (1943).

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