Sun Yi

 

 

Age: 100

 

Summary: Chinese military commander during World War II and the communists' rise to power who participated in the epic Long March (the Red Army's 7,750 mile retreat west to escape Chiang's forces in the mid-1930's).

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: circa 1903

 

Died: July 5, 2003

 

Location: Beijing, China