Wang Yeping

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Wang Yeping
王冶坪
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Wang Yeping in Crawford, Texas, United States in 2002.
Spouse of the Paramount leader of China
In role
June 1989 – November 2002
Preceded by Zhuo Lin
Succeeded by Liu Yongqing
Spouse of the President of China
In role
27 March 1993 – 15 March 2003
Preceded by Vacant, (see Lin Jiamei wife of Li Xiannian)
Succeeded by Liu Yongqing
Personal details
Born (1928-01-18) January 18, 1928 (age 89)
Yangzhou, Jiangsu
Spouse(s) Jiang Zemin
Children Jiang Mianheng
Jiang Miankang
Alma mater Shanghai Foreign Language Institute

Wang Yeping (Chinese: 王冶坪; pinyin: Wáng Yěpíng, born January 18, 1928), is the wife of Jiang Zemin, former General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (de facto paramount leader) and President of the People's Republic of China (de jure head of state), and is a native of Yangzhou, Jiangsu.[1]

Biography[edit]

Wang Yeping was born January 18, 1928 in Yangzhou and grew up in Shanghai. Wang Yeping graduated from Shanghai Foreign Language Institute and majored in foreign languages.

Children[edit]

Together they have two sons, Jiang Mianheng born in 1951 and Jiang Miankang born in 1956. Jiang Mianheng graduated from Fudan University.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jiang Zemin -- General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee". People's Daily. Retrieved 2010-12-04. 
Honorary titles
Preceded by
Zhuo Lin
Spouse of the Paramount leader
1989–2002
Succeeded by
Liu Yongqing
Preceded by
Lin Jiamei
Vacant since 1988
Spouse of the President of China
1993–2003