Chinese military leader and politician
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About Mao Zedong
Mao Zedong, also known as Chairman Mao, was a Chinese Communist revolutionary and the leader of the Communist Party of China who founded the People's Republic of China in 1949. He ruled China from that time until his death in 1976. During his rule, he turned China into one of the world's most powerful countries. However, he was responsible for the deaths of between 40 to 70 million people through executions, forced labor and the Great Leap Forward campaign that led to widespread famine.
He was married four times and had 10 children.
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Famous quotes by Mao Zedong
Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history such is the history of civilization for thousands of years.Mao Zedong
Despise the enemy strategically, but take him seriously tactically.Mao Zedong
Genuine equality between the sexes can only be realized in the process of the socialist transformation of society as a whole.Mao Zedong
If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.Mao Zedong
Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.Mao Zedong
Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun.Mao Zedong
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.Mao Zedong
Politics is war without bloodshed, while war is politics with bloodshed.Mao Zedong
The cardinal responsibility of leadership is to identify the dominant contradiction at each point of the historical process and to work out a central line to resolve it.Mao Zedong
The differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship.Mao Zedong
The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history.Mao Zedong
There is in fact no such thing as art for art's sake, art that stands above classes, art that is detached from or independent of politics. Proletarian literature and art are part of the whole proletarian revolutionary cause.Mao Zedong
War can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.Mao Zedong
Weapons are an important factor in war, but not the decisive one it is man and not materials that counts.Mao Zedong
Women hold up half the sky.Mao Zedong
Mao Zedong's Popularity
Mao Zedong was a famous Chinese military leader and politician, who was born on December 26, 1893. As a person born on this date, Mao Zedong is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (December 26) and the 1st most popular for the year (1893).
People born on December 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Mao Zedong is the 58th most popular Capricorn.
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