Wei Qing

150 BC - 106 BC

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Wei Qing (died 106 BC), courtesy name Zhongqing, born Zheng Qing in Linfen, Shanxi, was a Chinese military general and politician of the Western Han dynasty who was acclaimed for his campaigns against the Xiongnu, and his rags to riches life. He was a consort kin of Emperor Wu of Han as the younger half-brother of Emperor Wu's wife Empress Wei Zifu, and later the third husband of Emperor Wu's older sister Eldest Princess Yangxin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wei Qing has received more than 103,923 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Wei Qing is the 556th most popular military personnel (down from 482nd in 2019), the 381st most popular biography from China (down from 352nd in 2019) and the 39th most popular Chinese Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Wei Qing ranks 556 out of 1,466Before her are Grigory Kulik, Henri Guisan, Benedict Arnold, Werner Kempf, Aleksei Antonov, and Shunroku Hata. After her are Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov, Ivan Panfilov, Kenji Doihara, Stonewall Jackson, Heraclius the Elder, and Catherine-Dominique de Pérignon.

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Among people born in 150 BC, Wei Qing ranks 7Before her are Gannicus, Emperor Qianshao of Han, Alexander Balas, Wei Zifu, Diodotus Tryphon, and Aulus Gabinius. After her are Quintus Lutatius Catulus, Artemidorus Ephesius, Mithridates II of Parthia, Huo Guang, Tigranes I, and Seleucus VI Epiphanes. Among people deceased in 106 BC, Wei Qing ranks 1

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Among people born in China, Wei Qing ranks 381 out of 1,186Before her are Ouyang Xiu (1007), Wei Zheng (580), Trisong Detsen (742), Xu Guangqi (1562), Shaohao (null), and Ge Hong (284). After her are Langdarma (803), Qiu Chuji (1148), 7th Dalai Lama (1708), 10th Dalai Lama (1816), Huiyuan (334), and Gu Kaizhi (345).


Among military personnels born in China, Wei Qing ranks 39Before her are He Jin (135), Huang Gai (145), Pang De (170), Zhou Tai (163), Yue Jin (200), and Zhuge Jin (174). After her are Lei Feng (1940), Xu Da (1332), Ding Ruchang (1836), Sun Chuanfang (1885), and Guo Boxiong (1942).