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15 July 2015

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Zuo Zongtang

Zuo Zongtang was born on November 10, 1812, into a poor family in Xiangyin County, Hunan.

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Tang Qunying

Tang Qunying, the third daughter of Tang Shaohuan, a general of the Qing Dynasty, was born on Dec 8, 1871 in Hengshan County, Hunan. She was the first female member of the Chinese Revolutionary Alliance and served as a leader in the earlier femini...

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Huang Xing

Huang Xing or Huang Hsing (October 25, 1874-October 31, 1916), Chinese revolutionary leader, militarist and statesman, was born in Changsha and became the first army commander-in-chief of the Republic of China.

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Jiang Yiwu

Jiang Yiwu (1885-1913), also known as Baobo, or Bokui, was born in Lixian County, Hunan Province.

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Xiang Jingyu

Xiang Jingyu (1895-1928) was a pioneer of the women's liberation movement, who founded China's national women's organization.

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He Long

He Long (March 22, 1896 – June 8, 1969) was a Chinese military leader. He rose to the rank of Marshal and Vice Premier after the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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Li Lisan

Lǐ Lìsān, born in March 1899, was an early leader of the Chinese communists, and the top leader of the Chinese Communist Party from 1928 to 1930, member of the Politburo, and later a member of the Central Committee.

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Ho Fengshan

Ho Fengshan was a Chinese diplomat in Vienna who risked his own life and career during World War II to save more than one thousand Jews.

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