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Wei Zheng

580 - 643

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Wei Zheng (580–643), courtesy name Xuancheng, posthumously known as Duke Wenzhen of Zheng, was a Chinese politician and historian. He served as a chancellor of the Tang dynasty for about 13 years during the reign of Emperor Taizong. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wei Zheng has received more than 104,157 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Wei Zheng is the 5,131st most popular politician (down from 4,827th in 2019), the 384th most popular biography from China (down from 376th in 2019) and the 237th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Wei Zheng ranks 5,131 out of 15,577Before him are Louis François, Prince of Conti, Radama I, Konstanty Ostrogski, Salvador Sánchez Cerén, Zhelyu Zhelev, and Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta. After him are Emperor Zhi of Han, Andrew, Duke of Calabria, Yaropolk II of Kiev, Chungnyeol of Goryeo, Leo Jogiches, and Matthias Gallas.

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Among people born in 580, Wei Zheng ranks 7Before him are Bilal ibn Rabah, Abu Sufyan ibn Harb, 'Abd al-Rahman ibn 'Awf, Maximus the Confessor, Amr ibn al-As, and Theophylact Simocatta. After him are Abu Darda, Abd-Allah ibn Jahsh, Fabia Eudokia, and George of Pisidia. Among people deceased in 643, Wei Zheng ranks 2Before him is Abdullah ibn Salam.

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In China

Among people born in China, Wei Zheng ranks 384 out of 1,392Before him are Kong Rong (153), Pan Geng (-1500), Jin Youzhi (1918), Gu Kaizhi (345), Deng Ai (197), and Guo Xi (1020). After him are Emperor Zhi of Han (138), Huang Gai (145), Zhuge Zhan (227), Zhang Xianzhong (1606), Emperor Guangzong of Song (1147), and Khutughtu Khan Kusala (1300).


Among politicians born in China, Wei Zheng ranks 237Before him are Li Dazhao (1889), Emperor Jingzong of Tang (809), Wei Zhongxian (1568), Kong Rong (153), Pan Geng (-1500), and Jin Youzhi (1918). After him are Emperor Zhi of Han (138), Zhuge Zhan (227), Zhang Xianzhong (1606), Emperor Guangzong of Song (1147), Khutughtu Khan Kusala (1300), and 9th Dalai Lama (1805).