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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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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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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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Zuo Quan

Zuo Quan (1906-1942) was born in Liling District, Hunan Province, near Changsha. He pursued a military carreer and entered the GMD-sponsored Whampoa Academy in 1924. He became acquainted there with Zhou Enlai and Nie Rongzhen.

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Xu Guangda

General Xu Guanda served as the PLA Armored Forces Commander and the Vice Minister of the Defense Ministry.Born in November 19,1908 in Changsha ,Hunan Province and died June 3 1969.

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Hu Yaobang

Hu Yaobang (November 20, 1915–April 15, 1989) was born in Zhonghe Cillage, Liuyang City, in central China's Hunan Province.As a great leader of the People's Republic of China, Hu made remarkable contributions to the Chinese people's liberation an...

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Zhu Rongji

Zhu Rongji, born in October 1, 1928 in Changsha, Hunan, is a prominent Chinese politician. He has been elected as the fifth premier of the People's Republic of China.

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