It was mao zedong according to the authoritative black book of communism, an estimated 65 million chinese died as a result of mao's repeated, merciless attempts to create a new. Mao zedong was an activist, a soldier and also the person who had a significant role in the establishment of the people's republic of china he was an ambitious political genius who took the courage to protect china from the attack of foreign invaders and tried to help in industrial and. Chairman of the central committee of the communist party of china. Mao zedong was born in shaoshan, hunan, china, on december 26, 1893 mao had two younger brothers and one younger sister his father, mao jensheng, had started out as a poor peasant but eventually paid off his debts, became a landowner, and started a business trading rice a devoted follower of the. Mao zedong, who led the chinese people through a long revolution and then ruled the nation's communist government from its establishment in 1949, dies along.
Biografia juventude mao tsé-tung nasceu na aldeia de shaoshan, província de hunan, china, filho de camponeses, frequentou a escola até os 13 anos de idade, quando foi trabalhar como lavrador. Mao zedong (wade-giles: mao tse-tung simplified chinese 毛泽东' traditional chinese 毛澤東) was a chinese communist and political leader mao was born on december 26, 1893, into a prosperous peasant family still one of only 3 peasants to rule all of china. Mao zedong (december 26, 1893 - september 9, 1976), also transliterated as mao tse-tung (in the now less commonly-used wade-giles transliteration), was a chinese marxist theorist, soldier, and.
September 10, 1976 obituary mao tse-tung: father of chinese revolution by fox butterfield special to the new york times. 97 quotes from mao zedong: 'a revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery it cannot be so refined, so leisurely and gentle, so temperate, kind, courteous, restrained and magnanimous. Mao zedong loved to swim in his youth, he advocated swimming as a way of strengthening the bodies of chinese citizens, and one of his earliest poems celebrated the joys of beating a wake through the waves as a young man, he and his close friends would often swim in local streams before they.
News about mao zedong commentary and archival information about mao zedong from the new york times. Full name: mao zedong nationality: chinese profession: chinese revolutionary and chairman of the communist party why famous: one of the most important, controversial and powerful figures in modern history, mao was the founding father of the people's republic of china and led the country from its establishment in 1949 until his death in 1976. Mao zedong was the chinese communist dictator that founded the people's republic of china in 1949 he is most famous for uniting china, and for being responsible for millions of lives lost during his reign mao zedong was born on december 26 th, 1893, in shaoshan, hunan province of china, to mao. Mao zedong (sau mao țe-tung 毛泽东 sau mao tzedong, mao tzedun n 26 decembrie 1893, d 9 septembrie 1976) a fost un revoluționar chinez, teoritician politic. Mao zedong or mao tse-tung (mou dzŭ-do͝ong), 1893-1976, founder of the people's republic of china mao was one of the most prominent communist theoreticians and his ideas on r.
Mao zedong (december 26, 1893 - september 9, 1976), commonly known as chairman mao, was a chinese communist revolutionary who became the founding father of the people's republic of china, which he ruled as the chairman of the communist party of china from its establishment in 1949 until his death in 1976. Mao was the son of a peasant farmer, born on december 26, 1893, in the shaoshan, hunan province in china wen qimei was his kind and loving buddhist mother, while mao yichang, his father, was a hardworking and strict confucian. Return of mao: new threat to china's politics the dictator is enjoying a surge of popularity but the rise of this neo-maoist movement could upend china's stability. Background mao zedong, or mao tse-tung (1893-1976), was both one of the twentieth-century's great revolutionaries and one of the century's worst politicians.
In this lesson, you'll be learning about the life of mao zedong, the founder of the people's republic of china you'll look at the facts. Mao zedong and china's revolutions: a brief history with documents (the bedford series in history and culture) may 16, 2002 by timothy cheek paperback. Mao zedong or mao tse-tung (1893-1976) was a chinese revolutionary, political philosopher and national leader he became the leader of communist china and one of the.
Mao zedong was a chinese leader who led the communist party of china to victory against the kuomintang in the chinese civil war. Mao zedong (mao tse-tung) was born on december 26, 1893, in the small village of shaoshan in hunan, a province in central china that had remained isolated from the. Online shopping from a great selection at books store discover books, read about the author, find related products, and more more about mao zedong.
Maoism: maoism, doctrine consisting of the ideology and methodology for revolution developed by mao zedong and his associates in the chinese communist party from the 1920s until mao's death in 1976. Mao zedong (also called mao tse-tung) founded the people's republic of china and was the primary leader of the country from its establishment in 1949 until his death in 1976 mao also led the communist revolution in china and fought against the nationalist party in the chinese civil war his ideas. Mao zedong was the ruler of mainland china from 1949 to 1976 though trained from a young age in confucian thought and philosophy, mao broke with that, and forced china into rapid western-style industrialization, while patterning the government loosely after the marxist-leninist model of the.