Historical Who is Who

JIANG QING

1914 - 1991
China
POLITICS

 

Third wife of Mao Zedong. Zealous for his purported moral values.  A leader of the cultural Revolution 1965-9, becoming one of the hated Gang of Four. Unpopularity heightened after Mao’s death, she was accused and tried for the detention and torture of many ordinary people.

Life

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Video

The trial of Jiang Qing and the Gang of Four (4 mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unuGt6Bq2io

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