|Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China|
|Preceded by||Huang Hua|
|Succeeded by||Qian Qichen|
December 19, 1921|
Shanghai, Republic of China
|Died||April 4, 2008
|Political party||Communist Party of China|
Wu Xueqian (December 19, 1921 – April 4, 2008) was a senior Chinese politician who served as the Foreign Minister and Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China.
Wu Xueqian was born in Shanghai in 1921. He joined the Communist Party of China in 1939.
Wu was the Foreign Minister of China from 1982 to 1988. He was the member of the 13th CPC Politburo from 1987 to 1992.
Wu died of an illness on April 4, 2008.
|Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China