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Li Keqiang

Premier of China Li Keqiang
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Profession: Premier of China


Why Famous: Current Premier of the State Council of China, a leading figure behind Chinese economic policy, and the second-ranked member of the Politburo Standing Committee. Named the World's 12th Most Powerful Person by Forbes in 2015 and 2016.

Born: July 1, 1955
Birthplace: Hefei, Anhui, China
Age: 65 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer

Historical Events

  • 2013-03-15 Li Keqiang assumes office as the 7th Premier of the People's Republic of China
  • 2014-03-04 Chinese premier Li Keqiang declares war on pollution at the National People‚Äôs Congress

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