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A portrait of Confucius, by Tang Dynasty artist Wu Daozi (680-740).

The following is a list of famous Chinese-speaking/writing people.

Note in Chinese names, the family name is typically placed first (for example, the family name of "Xu Feng" is "Xu"). For westernized names, the family name is placed last (for example, the family name of "Maggie Cheung" is "Cheung").

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Republic of China

See also

Dissidents

Non-political royalty

  • Concubine Qi
  • Xishi, melancholy beauty
  • Yang Guifei, emperor's consort
  • Camilla Shih Chen, emperor's mistress
  • Malii Hoojackie Chan, emperor's MOM
  • Hoolie Xin Shii, royal thief

Artists

Calligraphers

Architects

Actors and actresses

Film-makers

Musicians

Comedians

  • Raybon Kan, New Zealand comedian and newspaper columnist

Martial Artists

Sport

Coaches

See also

Educators

Business tycoons

Hong Kong

Explorers

Astronauts

Law

Military officers and soldiers

See also

Philosophers and writers

Linguists

Religion

See also

Scientists, inventors, and engineers

See also the List of Ethnic Chinese Nobel laureates

Others

Burmese Chinese

  • Aw Boon Haw, a Chinese entrepreneur and philanthropist
  • Lo Hsing Han, an infamous Burmese drug trafficker
  • Ne Win, was a Burmese military commander and dictator of Burma from 1962 until 1988

Fictional Chinese people

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