Chen Zongying




Age: 101


Summary: Chinese revolutionary who was one of the few women who joined the Chinese communists Long March in 1934 traveling 7750 miles to escape Chiang Kai-shek's encircling Nationalist forces, and whose story was told in the book Choosing Revolution.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: January 1902


Died: May 31, 2003


Location: Beijing, China