Zhao Mengfu

1254 - 1322

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Zhao Mengfu (Chinese: 趙孟頫; pinyin: Zhào Mèngfǔ; Wade–Giles: Chao Meng-fu; courtesy name Zi'ang (子昂); pseudonyms Songxue (松雪, "Pine Snow"), Oubo (鷗波, "Gull Waves"), and Shuijing-gong Dao-ren (水精宮道人, "Master of the Water Spirits Palace"); 1254–1322), was a Chinese calligrapher, painter, and scholar during the Yuan Dynasty. He was a descendant of the Song Dynasty's imperial family through Emperor Xiaozong's brother Zhao Bogui who married a lady surnamed Song who was the granddaughter of Emperor Huizong. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zhao Mengfu has received more than 97,006 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Zhao Mengfu is the 6,855th most popular politician (down from 4,836th in 2019), the 495th most popular biography from China (down from 373rd in 2019) and the 285th most popular Chinese Politician.

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  • 22

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  • 3.65

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Among politicians, Zhao Mengfu ranks 6,855 out of 15,710Before him are Franz Vranitzky, Song Jiaoren, Evgeny Pashukanis, Kjell Magne Bondevik, Louis IV, Elector Palatine, and Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg. After him are Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt, Nikolay Pavlovich Ignatyev, Antonio Cánovas del Castillo, Grigori Sokolnikov, Abdullah Abdullah, and Constantin Sănătescu.

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Among people born in 1254, Zhao Mengfu ranks 5Before him are Marco Polo, Osman I, Charles II of Naples, and Marie of Brabant, Queen of France. After him are Floris V, Count of Holland and Dmitry of Pereslavl. Among people deceased in 1322, Zhao Mengfu ranks 5Before him are Philip V of France, Marie of Brabant, Queen of France, Robert III, Count of Flanders, and Beatrice of Silesia. After him are Matteo I Visconti, Theodore Svetoslav of Bulgaria, Louis I, Count of Nevers, and Marie of Lusignan, Queen of Aragon.

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Among people born in China, Zhao Mengfu ranks 495 out of 1,186Before him are Drogön Chögyal Phagpa (1235), Ban Biao (3), Liang Kai (1200), Mei Lanfang (1894), Chen Kaige (1952), and Song Jiaoren (1882). After him are Ni Zan (1301), T. V. Soong (1894), Cao Kun (1862), Emperor Xiaowu of Jin (362), Dong Qichang (1555), and Eric Liddell (1902).


Among politicians born in China, Zhao Mengfu ranks 285Before him are Yen Chia-kan (1905), Soong Ai-ling (1888), Sheng Shicai (1895), Drogön Chögyal Phagpa (1235), Ban Biao (3), and Song Jiaoren (1882). After him are T. V. Soong (1894), Cao Kun (1862), Emperor Xiaowu of Jin (362), Wang Hongwen (1935), Tung Chee-hwa (1937), and Huang Xing (1874).