Wong Fei-hung

1925 - 1925

Wong Fei-hung

Wong Fei-hung (born Wong Sek-cheung with the courtesy name Tat-wun; 9 July 1847 – 17 April 1925) was a Chinese martial artist, physician, and folk hero. He has become the subject of numerous martial arts films and television series. He was considered an expert in the Hung Ga style of Chinese martial arts. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wong Fei-hung has received more than 888,036 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6th most popular martial arts.

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Among martial arts, Wong Fei-hung ranks 6 out of 74Before him are Ip Man, Gichin Funakoshi, Morihei Ueshiba, Kanō Jigorō, and Mas Oyama. After him are Huo Yuanjia, Trưng Sisters, Kenwa Mabuni, Choi Hong Hi, Chōjun Miyagi, and Ankō Itosu.

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Among people born in 1925, Wong Fei-hung ranks 33Before him are Simon van der Meer, Angela Lansbury, Frantz Fanon, Pierre Boulez, Nílton Santos, and Robert Edwards. After him are Bülent Ecevit, Bill Haley, Jacques Delors, Peter Brook, Maya Plisetskaya, and Robert Altman. Among people deceased in 1925, Wong Fei-hung ranks 15Before him are Georgy Lvov, Alexander Friedmann, Sergei Yesenin, Josef Breuer, Felix Klein, and Camille Flammarion. After him are Mikhail Frunze, Maria Sophie of Bavaria, Johann Palisa, Władysław Reymont, Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar, and Léon Bourgeois.

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In China

Among people born in China, Wong Fei-hung ranks 118 out of 921Before him are Chenghua Emperor (1447), Xuande Emperor (1399), Liu Shan (207), Zhang Liao (169), Songtsen Gampo (604), and Luo Guanzhong (1330). After him are Soong Mei-ling (1897), Xiahou Dun (155), Ma Chao (176), Zhang Qian (-200), Li Peng (1928), and Empress Lü (-241).


Among martial arts born in China, Wong Fei-hung ranks 2Before him are Ip Man (1893). After him are Huo Yuanjia (1868) and Trưng Sisters (12).

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