Chu Hsi-ning
Chu Hsi-ning (Chinese: 朱西甯; pinyin: Zhū Xīníng) (June 16, 1927 – March 22, 1998) was born in Linqu, Shandong. In 1945, he entered an art college in Hangzhou, but dropped out to join the n...
Wang Jingwu
Wang Jingwu (王敬武) (d. 889) was a warlord late in the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty, who ruled Pinglu Circuit (平盧, headquartered in modern Weifang, Shandong) as its military governor (Jiedushi) from 882...
Liu Yong (Qing Dynasty)
Liu Yong (Chinese: 刘墉, 1719–1804) was a Chinese politician and calligrapher in the Qing dynasty. He served in a number of high-level positions with a reputation for being incorruptible, including ...
Xi Aihua
Xi Aihua (simplified Chinese: 奚爱华; traditional Chinese: 奚愛華; pinyin: Xī ÀiHuá; born January 27, 1982 in Shouguang, Shandong) is a female Chinese rower, who competed for Team China at the 2...
Liu Xun (Later Liang)
Liu Xun (劉鄩) (858-June 10, 921) was a major general of the Chinese Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period state Later Liang. He was a key commander of Later Liang forces in its struggle with its arch...
Wang Jueyi
Wang Jueyi (Chinese: 王覺一 Wáng Juéyī) was the founder of the Yiguan Dao "Unity Sect" of Daoism and claimed the 15th Daoist patriarchate (道統)
Wang Jueyi was born Wang Ximeng (王希孟) in 1821 in Qin...
Jiang Qing
Jiang Qing (Chinese: 江青; Wade–Giles: Chiang Ching, also known as Madame Mao; March 19, 1914 – May 14, 1991) was a Chinese actress and a major political figure during the Cultura...
Zhao Mingcheng
Zhao Mingcheng (simplified Chinese: 赵明诚; traditional Chinese: 趙明誠; pinyin: Zhào Míngchéng, courtesy name Défǔ (德甫) or Défù (德父) (1081–1129) was a Chinese writer, scholar-official, a...
Li Cheng (painter)
Li Cheng (Chinese: 李成; pinyin: Lǐ Chéng; Wade–Giles: Li Ch'eng; 919–967), Courtesy name Xiánxī (咸熙), was a Chinese painter from Qingzhou (now part of Weifang, Shandong) during the Fi...
Guan Ning
Guan Ning (158–241), courtesy name You'an, was a politician of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. He was a native of Zhuxu (朱虛), Beihai (北海) commandery, which is near present-day L...
Tan Zongliang
Tan Zongliang (simplified Chinese: 谭宗亮; traditional Chinese: 譚宗亮; pinyin: Tán Zōngliàng; born November 29, 1971) is a male Chinese sports shooter who competed at five consecutive Olympics ...
Xu Qiliang
Xu Qiliang (Chinese: 许其亮; pinyin: Xǔ Qíliàng; born on March 1950) is a general in the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of the People's Republic of China, Vice chairman of the Central Military Co...
Jiang Gui
Jiang Gui 姜貴, also Chiang Kuei, (1908–1980) was a Chinese novelist active in Taiwan.
Jiang Gui was born in mainland China. As a young man, he was influenced by the May Fourth Movement (1919) and j...
Wang Lequan
Wang Lequan (born December 1944) is a Chinese politician, most notable for being the regional leader in Xinjiang for sixteen years. Wang served as Xinjiang's Communist Party Secretary, the region's to...
Wang Tianpu
Wang Tianpu (Chinese: 王天普; 1962-), is a notable Chinese chemist, chemical engineer, and businessman. Wang is the current president of Sinopec, which is one of the three largest state-owned oil com...
Wang (surname)
Wang is the pinyin romanization of the Chinese surnames 王 (Wáng) and 汪 (Wāng).Wáng (王) was listed 8th on the famous Song Dynasty list of the Hundred Family Surnames; it is the most common surname in m...
Zheng Xuan (Han Dynasty)
Zheng Xuan (127–200), courtesy name Kangcheng (康成), was an influential Chinese commentator and Confucian scholar near the end of the Han Dynasty. He was born in modern Weifang, Shandong, and was a stu...
Wang Xiu (Han Dynasty)
Wang Xiu (birth and death dates unknown), courtesy name Shuzhi, was an official who lived in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. Initially a subordinate of the warlord Yuan Tan, he came to serve another war...
Wang Shoupeng
Wang Shoupeng (Chinese: 王寿彭; Pinyin: Wáng Shòupéng; 1875–1929) was the acting president of Shandong University in Jinan from 1926 to 1927. He was the second president of the university.
Cheng Rui
Cheng Rui (成汭) (d. June 10, 903), adoptive name Guo Yu (郭禹) (used until ~888), formally the Prince of Shanggu (上谷王), was a warlord late in the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty who ruled Jingnan Circuit (荊...
Zhang Zeduan
Zhang Zeduan (simplified Chinese: 张择端; traditional Chinese: 張擇端; pinyin: Zhāng Zéduān; Wade–Giles: Chang Tse-tuan; 1085–1145), alias Zheng Dao, was a famous Chinese painter of the Song...
Barry Cheung
Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, GBS, JP (Chinese: 張震遠, born 15 February 1958 in British Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong businessman. Cheung is a former Non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong,...
Cui Lin
Cui Lin (died 244), courtesy name Deru, was a high government official of the state of Cao Wei in the Three Kingdoms period. He was known for his scruples in good governance, judgment of character, an...
Jin Xiaomei
Jin Xiaomei (simplified Chinese: 晋小梅; traditional Chinese: 晉小梅; pinyin: Jìn Xiǎoméi; born January 1, 1983 in Weifang, Shandong) is a female Chinese football (soccer) player who competed in...
Lin Weining
Lin Weining (Chinese: 林伟宁; born March 15, 1979 in Changyi County, Shandong) is a female Chinese weightlifter. She began with wushu in 1991, and switched to weightlifting in 1992. She joined the provin...
Jin Ming
Jin Ming (Chinese: 金明; pinyin: Jīn Míng) (1913–1998) was a Chinese politician. He was originally from Qingzhou city, in Shandong province. In February 1932, he joined the Communist Youth Lea...
Wang Xiaoyun
Wang Xiaoyun (simplified Chinese: 王小云; traditional Chinese: 王小雲; pinyin: Wáng Xiǎoyún) (born 1966) is a researcher and professor in the Department of Mathematics and System Science, Shando...
Wang Shifan
Wang Shifan (王師範) (874 – July 10, 908?) was a warlord late in the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty, who ruled Pinglu Circuit (平盧, headquartered in modern Weifang, Shandong) from 889 to 905 (formally, as i...