Fan Wuji

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Fan Wuji
General of the Qin state
Born (unknown)
Died 227 BC
Names
Traditional Chinese 樊於期
Simplified Chinese 樊于期
Pinyin Fán Wūjī
Wade–Giles Fan Wu-chi
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Fan.

Fan Wuji (died 227 BC), who lived during the Warring States period, was a Qin general who betrayed his state. He escaped to the state of Yan and later committed suicide to aid Jing Ke in the latter's assassination attempt on Ying Zheng, the king of Qin. He is portrayed by actor Lü Xiaohe in the 1998 film The Emperor and the Assassin and Wang Ya'nan in the 2004 television series Assassinator Jing Ke.