Madame Chiang Kai-shek



Age: 105


Summary: widow of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek who was educated in the West graduating with honors from Wellesley in 1917, who married the Nationalist Chinese president in 1936 becoming one of the world's most famous couples, who used her charm and fluent English to lobby Washington and become a driving force in Taiwan's Nationalist government, and who moved to New York after her husband died in 1975.



Cause of Death: In her sleep


Born: March 5, 1898


Died: October 23, 2003


Location: New York City, New York