Liang Boqi

 

 

Age: 95

 

Summary: widow of former Chinese Communist Party chief Zhao Ziyang (d. 2005) whose late husband was ousted after the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests as he helped to promote reforms that launched China's economic boom but was purged after he called for compromise and expressed sympathy for some of the students' demands during the 1989 protests.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: 1918

 

Died: December 25, 2013

 

Location: Beijing, China