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List of notable or famous journalists from China, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in China and even some popular journalists who immigrated to China. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Chinese journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from China is included when available.

This is a list that includes people like Ma Lik and Liang Qichao.

This historic journalists from China list can help answer the questions "Who are some Chinese journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from China?" These prominent journalists of China may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Chinese journalists.

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Chien Wei-zang is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from China
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Chien Wei-zang or Qian Weichang was a Chinese physicist and applied mathematician, as well as academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Chien, a scientist and educator, was the President of Shanghai University. He was born in Wuxi County, Jiangsu Province, China, on October 9, 1912. After graduating from Tsinghua University in 1935, he entered the Graduate School of Tsinghua University and became an intern researcher at the National Central Research Institute under the guidance of Prof. Wu Youxun. He obtained a Ph.D. degree at the University of Toronto under the supervision of Prof. J.L. Synge in 1942, and then worked as a research associate in the Jet Propulsion Laboratory of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 98 (1912-2010)

Birthplace: China

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Chu Anping was a Chinese scholar, liberal journalist and editor of Guancha in the Civil War era of the late 1940s. He is widely considered to be one of the most famous rightists in China. Editor of the Communist Party of China newspaper "for intellectuals", the Guangming Daily, in the PRC era, Chu was purged during the Anti-Rightist Movement, following publication of an article entitled "The Party Dominates the World." It is believed that he committed suicide in 1966. He was father to Chu Wanghua, a contemporary Chinese composer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 57 (1909-1966)

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Claudia Mo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Journalists from China
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Claudia Bowring, known professionally as Claudia Mo, is a Hong Kong journalist and politician. She is a member of Hong Kong Legislative Council, representing the Kowloon West geographical constituency. She is a founding member of the Civic Party, which she represented, unsuccessfully, in the Kowloon West geographical constituency in the 2008 Legislative Council election. But in 2012, she won one of this constituency's five available seats. Mo is a former journalist, having worked at Agence France-Presse, The Standard and TVB. She also hosted a number of RTHK TV and radio programmes, including "Media Watch" and "City Forum". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

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Li Zhensheng

Li Zhensheng is a Chinese photojournalist who captured some of the most telling images from the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, better known as the Chinese Cultural Revolution. His employment at the Heilongjiang Daily, which followed the party line, and his decision to wear a red arm band indicating an alliance with Chairman Mao Zedong, allowed him access to scenes otherwise only described in written and verbal accounts. His recent publication of the book, "Red-Color News Soldier" exhibits both the revolutionary ideals and, more notably, many of the atrocities that occurred during the Cultural Revolution. The Heilongjiang Daily newspaper had a strict policy in accordance with a ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 77

Birthplace: Dalian, China