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List of famous writers from China, listed alphabetically with photos when available. China is home to many prolific writers, including those who write fiction, non-fiction, poetry, biographies and more. These are some of the best Chinese writers that have ever lived, so if you're a native of China and an aspiring writer then use this list as inspiration to achieve your own writing goals.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different writers, including Qin Wenjun and Tang Xianzu.

This list answers the questions, "Who are popular Chinese writers?" and "Which writers are from China?"

You can click on the names of these renowned writers of China in order to get more information about each one. Some of these historic writers may no longer be living in China, but they're all of China descent.
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Gao Xiaosong is listed (or ranked) 201 on the list Famous Writers from China
Gao Xiaosong age 48

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Mei Lanfang is listed (or ranked) 202 on the list Famous Writers from China
Mei Lanfang Died at 67 (1894-1961)

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Cai Chusheng is listed (or ranked) 203 on the list Famous Writers from China
Cai Chusheng Died at 62 (1906-1968)

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Cai Guo-Qiang is listed (or ranked) 204 on the list Famous Writers from China
Cai Guo-Qiang age 60

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Diao Yinan is listed (or ranked) 205 on the list Famous Writers from China
Diao Yinan age 48

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Deng Xiaoping is listed (or ranked) 206 on the list Famous Writers from China
Deng Xiaoping Died at 93 (1904-1997)

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Liu Fendou is listed (or ranked) 207 on the list Famous Writers from China
Liu Fendou age 48

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Jie Bao is listed (or ranked) 208 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Wu Ershan is listed (or ranked) 209 on the list Famous Writers from China
Wu Ershan age 45

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Gang Cheng is listed (or ranked) 210 on the list Famous Writers from China
Gang Cheng age 93

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John Cousins is listed (or ranked) 211 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Justin Yifu Lin is listed (or ranked) 212 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Liu Hao is listed (or ranked) 213 on the list Famous Writers from China
Liu Hao age 49

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Hualing Nieh Engle is listed (or ranked) 214 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Guan Hu is listed (or ranked) 215 on the list Famous Writers from China
Guan Hu age 49

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Charles Chan is listed (or ranked) 216 on the list Famous Writers from China
Charles Chan Died at 94 (1914-2008)

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Hu Shih is listed (or ranked) 217 on the list Famous Writers from China
Hu Shih Died at 71 (1891-1962)

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Law Kai Shuk is listed (or ranked) 218 on the list Famous Writers from China
Law Kai Shuk age 81

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Zhang Chengzhi is listed (or ranked) 219 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Han Han is listed (or ranked) 220 on the list Famous Writers from China
Han Han age 35

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Chu Tien Yun is listed (or ranked) 221 on the list Famous Writers from China
Chu Tien Yun age 94

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Shen Kuo is listed (or ranked) 222 on the list Famous Writers from China
Shen Kuo Died at 64 (1031-1095)

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Hung Huang is listed (or ranked) 223 on the list Famous Writers from China
Hung Huang age 55

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Martin Wong is listed (or ranked) 224 on the list Famous Writers from China
Martin Wong Died at 53 (1946-1999)

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Tian Han is listed (or ranked) 225 on the list Famous Writers from China
Tian Han Died at 70 (1898-1968)

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Lam Ngai Kai is listed (or ranked) 226 on the list Famous Writers from China
Lam Ngai Kai age 64

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Lee Sheung-ching is listed (or ranked) 227 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Li Peng is listed (or ranked) 228 on the list Famous Writers from China
Li Peng age 89

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Pu Songling is listed (or ranked) 229 on the list Famous Writers from China
Pu Songling Died at 75 (1640-1715)

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Zhu Shilin is listed (or ranked) 230 on the list Famous Writers from China
Zhu Shilin Died at 68 (1899-1967)

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Wong Yuk-long is listed (or ranked) 231 on the list Famous Writers from China
Wong Yuk-long age 67

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Huang Ji is listed (or ranked) 232 on the list Famous Writers from China
Huang Ji age 33

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Chen Duxiu is listed (or ranked) 233 on the list Famous Writers from China
Chen Duxiu Died at 63 (1879-1942)

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Lu Xuechang is listed (or ranked) 234 on the list Famous Writers from China
Lu Xuechang Died at 50 (1964-2014)

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Liu Zhenyun is listed (or ranked) 235 on the list Famous Writers from China
Liu Zhenyun age 59

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Bin Chuen Choi is listed (or ranked) 236 on the list Famous Writers from China

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Ching Doe is listed (or ranked) 237 on the list Famous Writers from China
Ching Doe Died at 54 (1915-1969)

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Lin Zhao is listed (or ranked) 238 on the list Famous Writers from China
Lin Zhao Died at 36 (1932-1968)

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Zhang Shichuan is listed (or ranked) 239 on the list Famous Writers from China
Zhang Shichuan Died at 64 (1890-1954)

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David Ren is listed (or ranked) 240 on the list Famous Writers from China
David Ren age 31

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George Chang is listed (or ranked) 241 on the list Famous Writers from China
George Chang age 81

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Hong Ying is listed (or ranked) 242 on the list Famous Writers from China
Hong Ying age 55

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Chi Lu is listed (or ranked) 243 on the list Famous Writers from China
Chi Lu age 75

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Su Shi is listed (or ranked) 244 on the list Famous Writers from China
Su Shi Died at 64 (1037-1101)

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Duo Duo is listed (or ranked) 245 on the list Famous Writers from China
Duo Duo age 66

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Sanmao is listed (or ranked) 246 on the list Famous Writers from China
Sanmao Died at 48 (1943-1991)

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Xiao Hong is listed (or ranked) 247 on the list Famous Writers from China
Xiao Hong Died at 31 (1911-1942)

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Lü Jiamin is listed (or ranked) 248 on the list Famous Writers from China
Lü Jiamin age 71

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Lam See Chit is listed (or ranked) 249 on the list Famous Writers from China
Lam See Chit age 29

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Tash Aw is listed (or ranked) 250 on the list Famous Writers from China
Tash Aw age 46