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Birthday ***, 1953
Place of Birth Beijing, China
Age 68 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
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Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping is a Chinese politician who has served as General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party and Chairman of the Central Military Commission since 2012, and President of the People's Republic of China since 2013. Xi has been the paramount leader of China, the most prominent political leader in China, since 2012. The son of Chinese Communist veteran Xi Zhongxun, he was exiled to rural Yanchuan County as a teenager following his father's purge during the Cultural Revolution, and lived in a cave in the village of Liangjiahe, where he joined the CCP and worked as the party secretary. After studying chemical engineering at Tsinghua University as a "Worker-Peasant-Soldier student", Xi rose through the ranks politically in China's coastal provinces. Xi was Governor of Fujian from 1999 to 2002, before becoming Governor and Party Secretary of neighbouring Zhejiang from 2002 to 2007.

Born June 15, 1953, Beijing, People's Republic of China
Political party Communist Party of China
Children 1 (Xi Mingze)
Residence Zhongnanhai
Education Tsinghua University (BE, LLD)
Preceded by Hu Jintao
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About Xi Jinping

General Secretary of China's Communist Party who became the President and the de facto leader of the country in 2013. He has promoted the phrase the "Chinese Dream" as a slogan to describe the role of the individual in Chinese society.

Xi Jinping before fame

He rose through China's political ranks swiftly, serving for three years as a provincial governor, then as a provincial Party chief, and in 2007 appointed Hu Jinato's successor.

Achievement of Xi Jinping

After taking over the leadership of the country, he called for a renewed effort to stamp out corruption, and transparent governance.

Xi Jinping family life

His father Xi Zhongxun was a high-level communist official, which paved the way for his son's political ambitions.

Associations of Xi Jinping

He represented the fifth generation of Chinese communist leadership, which began with Jiang Zemin.

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