Cheng Zihua
程子华
Cheng Zihua
Vice Chairperson of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
In office
September 1980 – April 1988
ChairmanDeng Xiaoping
Deng Yingchao
Minister of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China
In office
February 1978 – March 1982
PremierHua Guofeng
Zhao Ziyang
Preceded byNew title
Succeeded byCui Naifu
Minister of Commerce of the People's Republic of China
In office
11 September 1958 – 18 February 1960
PremierZhou Enlai
Preceded byChen Yun
Succeeded byYao Yilin
Communist Party Secretary of Shanxi
In office
August 1949 – February 1951
Preceded byNew title
Succeeded byLai Ruoyu
Governor of Shanxi
In office
August 1949 – February 1951
Preceded byNew title
Succeeded byPei Lisheng
Personal details
Born(1905-06-20)20 June 1905
Xiezhou [zh], Shanxi, Qing Empire
Died30 March 1991(1991-03-30) (aged 85)
Beijing, People's Republic of China
Political partyChinese Communist Party
Spouse(s)Zhang Hui
Children2
Alma materRepublic of China Military Academy
Military service
Allegiance People's Republic of China
Branch/service People's Liberation Army Ground Force
Years of service1926–1950
Battles/warsSecond Sino-Japanese War
Chinese Civil War
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese

Cheng Zihua (Chinese: 程子华; June 20, 1905 – March 20, 1991) was a People's Republic of China politician.[1] He was born in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province. He was the 1st Chinese Communist Party Committee Secretary and governor of his home province. He was a delegate to the 3rd (1964-1975), 4th (1975-1978) and 5th (1978-1983) National People's Congress.

References

  1. ^ Cheng Zihua Archived 2016-10-16 at the Wayback Machine Beijing Review
Party political offices New title Communist Party Secretary of Shanxi 1949–1951 Succeeded byLai Ruoyu Government offices New title Governor of Shanxi 1949–1951 Succeeded byPei Lisheng Preceded byChen Yun Minister of Commerce of the People's Republic of China 1958–1960 Succeeded byYao Yilin New title Minister of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China 1978–1982 Succeeded byCui Naifu Military offices New title Commander of Shanxi Military District 1949–1950 Succeeded byXiao Wenjiu [zh] Political Commissar of Shanxi Military District 1949–1950 Succeeded byLai Ruoyu