Chang Xiangyu

 

 

Age: 81

 

Summary: Chinese Henan opera singer (Henan opera is famous for its straightforward performance, intensive use of spoken language and strong local flavor) who was considered the Queen of her genre, who defined the character Hua Mulan that inspired the Disney film Mulan.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: September 15, 1923

 

Died: June 1, 2004

 

Location: Zhengzhou, Henan, China