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List of the members of the Qing Dynasty, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the Qing Dynasty, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the Qing Dynasty, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The Qing Dynasty has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the Qing Dynasty.

Empress Dowager Cixi and Kangxi Emperor are only the beginning of the family members on this list.

The information on this page of prominent Qing Dynasty members can help answer the questions, “Who was in the Qing Dynasty?” and "Who is part of the Qing Dynasty?
Empress Dowager Cixi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Members of the Qing Dynasty
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Empress Dowager Cixi, of the Manchu Yehenara clan, was the empress dowager of China who effectively controlled the Chinese government for 47 years, from 1861 to her death in 1908. Selected as an imperial concubine for the Xianfeng Emperor in her adolescence, she gave birth to a son in 1856. With ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1835-1908)

Birthplace: Beijing, China

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Kangxi Emperor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Members of the Qing Dynasty
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The Kangxi Emperor was the fourth emperor of the Qing dynasty, the first to be born on Chinese soil south of the Pass and the second Qing emperor to rule over China proper, from 1661 to 1722. Kangxi's reign of 61 years makes him the longest-reigning emperor in Chinese history and one of the ...more

Age: Died at 68 (1654-1722)

Birthplace: Beijing, China

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Qianlong Emperor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Members of the Qing Dynasty
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The Qianlong Emperor, Wade-Giles Ch'ien-lung Emperor, was the sixth emperor of the Manchu-led Qing Dynasty, and the fourth Qing emperor to rule over China proper. Born as Hongli, the fourth son of the Yongzheng Emperor, he reigned officially from 11 October 1735 to 8 February 1796. On 8 February, he ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1711-1799)

Birthplace: Beijing, China

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Yoshiko Kawashima is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Members of the Qing Dynasty
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Yoshiko Kawashima was a Qing princess brought up in Japan, who served as a spy in the service of the Japanese Kwantung Army and Manchukuo during the Second World War. Originally named Aisin Gioro Xianyu with the courtesy name Dongzhen, her Chinese name was Jin Bihui. She is sometimes known in ...more

Age: Died at 41 (1907-1948)

Birthplace: Beijing, China

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