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Li Peng (born 1928) Premier of the People's Republic of China
Li Peng (born 1928) Premier of the People's Republic of China, between 1987 and 1998, and the Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress,...
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Li Peng
Li Peng was born on October 20, 1928 in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. His career as a politician begins after the Cultural Revolution. He was first Minister in 1979 and was elected to the Central Committee of the CPC in 1982. From 1987 to 1998 he is Prime Minister, in 1998 he becomes Chairman of the National People’s Congress. As a member of the so-called third generation “Chinese leadership generation” he remains until 2003 chairman of the People’s Congress. His name is also closely linked to the massacre at Tian’anmen Square. Died on 22. 07. 2019 in Beijing.